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Photo of Jim Kirkpatrick, who has release Ballad of a Prodigal Son

We could be here till the cows come home rattling off the endless list of unsung British guitarists, and without doubt a man who that applies to in spades is Mr Jim Kirkpatrick. Better known for his fret heroics with AOR legends FM, ‘Ballad Of A Prodigal Son’ sees him …
Photo of the band FM who have released Synchronized

Veteran British melodic rockers FM continue to mine their rich vein of form with album number 12 – ‘Synchronized’. Words: Robert Adams FM are a band that rarely puts a foot wrong. They seem to have that knack of writing top quality tunes and with the golden voice of Steve …
Image of Melodic Rock Band FM

Friday Round-up: New albums announced from FM (above), Novena and Robby Krieger (The Doors). Biff Byford’s first solo album is in the shops. Plus John Prasec in Argentina and Jordan Red’s excellent new single. BIFF BYFORD Biff Byford’s new solo album, ‘School Of Hard Knocks’, is released today. It is a …

The third Inverness Monsterfest may be nine months away (12th November 2020), but this years event looks like it will prove to be the biggest yet at The Ironworks. Today we can confirm that The Wildhearts and FM will headline Monsterfest 2020, the very first time either band has performed in …

The Big 3-0 tour sees Gun, FM and Dan Reed Network join forces to celebrate the thirtieth anniversaries of the ‘Taking On The World’, ‘Tough It Out’ and ‘Slam’ albums. Words and Pictures: Trudi Knight The headline slot is rotating, with the running order announced on the day of each …

It was billed as Ramblin’ Man Returns, and it did with a bang, following last year’s more subdued matter. With all five stages restored, and a line-up that could satisfy any glutton for the genre, this three-day extravaganza has set the bar for summer festivals. Words: Andy Rawll and Liz …