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In case you hadn’t guessed from some of my previous articles, I’m a massive life-long Kiss fan. I’ve seen them in concert dozens of times with various line-ups over the years and I’ve got almost everything they’ve ever released in several formats and most things that haven’t been officially released …

Long time AC/DC bass player Cliff Williams has announced that he is to retire from touring and recording at the end of the current Rock Or Bust World Tour which re-commences in Greensboro, North Carolina on 27th August and finishes up in Philadelphia on 20th September. This means the gig …

Taking the plaudits after the triumphant Soldiers Field performance… For the second time this summer, Axl Rose has confounded his (misguided) critics and produced the goods in fine style. After fronting AC/DC for the hugely successful Rock Or Bust World Tour blockbuster second European leg which ended in June, Guns …

Should the UK vote in or out of the EU in this Thursday’s referendum? It’s a tricky one. We’ve all heard every side of all the arguments on the economy, immigration, human rights, defence, sovereignty, fishing, misshapen bananas, blah, blah, blah, blah, blah… Neither side seems very sure of what …

Hostile were formed in 2006 in the Black Country of England (often cited as the birth place of Heavy Metal) by guitarist AJ Mills. They have worked hard over the years bringing their own brand of Metal to an eager audience and have slowly but surely been building their reputation. …

The reunited Guns N’ Roses played a surprise gig on Friday April 1st at the Troubadour in West Hollywood. It was the first time since 1993 that Axl Rose, Slash and Duff McKagan had performed on stage together. Tickets cost just $10, the same price it would have cost to …

Slash and Duff McKagan will join Axl Rose in a Guns n’ Roses reunion this April, finally confirming the rumours. The band will play two concerts at Coachella Music And Arts Festival, California on April 16th and April 23rd. The announcement comes after Slash and Axl Rose became friends again …

All bad things must come to an end…I’ve been lucky enough to catch several dates on this tour from the early outdoor arena shows in San Francisco, to Donington this year and the recent gig at Wemberlee. The Final Show – Staples Centre, Los Angeles, USA Thursday December 31st 2015 Words: …
Paul Rodgers' latest venture, 'The 'Royal Sessions', is a collaboration with Memphis blues and soul musicians, an album that brings back the heady days of the late 60s when English musicians were the catalyst for bringing this music into the mainstream paving the way for the hard rock and Metal scene.

Paul Rodgers’ latest venture, ‘The ‘Royal Sessions’, is a collaboration with Memphis blues and soul musicians, an album that brings back the heady days of the late 60s when English musicians were the catalyst for bringing this music into the mainstream paving the way for the hard rock and Metal …

I’ve spent ten years spinning the discs on Total Rock Radio, or Bloodstock Radio as its now known. It’s been great fun. Words: Chris Dale My career as a DJ started while quietly having a pint with the landlord, John McKibbin and some friends at the old Kings Head in …