Saxon / Biff Byford catches Covid-19 curtailing European tour

Biff Byford catches Covid-19 meaning Saxon postpone the Rostock, Dresden, Linz and Ulm shows on their European tour. Photography: @carlforanphotography @saxon.official

A Saxon Invasion as British Heavy Metal Legends conquer Dublin

Gig review - Saxon - 3Olympia Theatre, Dublin - 3 March 2023. Classic Heavy Metal at its very best. Young bucks take note, this is how you do it. Words: @brian_boyle_72 Photography: @carlforanphotography @saxon.official @3olympiatheatre

ARCHIVE: Brazilian Blowout At Metal Open Air With Band Contracts Breached

The Metal Open Air 2012, dubbed 'The Brazilian Wacken' by Nando Souza, turned into a complete disaster most bands pulling out, including Saxon, due to breaches of contract

Saxon includes Kiss, Rainbow, Uriah Heep, Alice Cooper on More Inspirations

Following the release of Inspirations in 2021, Saxon are back with a second 'deep dish' serving of their musical influences with More Inspirations, set for release on 24 March 2023 via Silver Lining Music. @saxon.official @silver.lining.music

Saxon / 20 greatest songs – ranked!

Saxon! The underdog, underrated, and ultimately undefeated kings of the NWOBHM era. Top 20 Saxon songs, and a real heartache deciding which ones to leave out. @saxon.official

Saxon / Hammersmith feels like a tribute to the undying nature of NWOBHM

Saxon, Uriah Heep, Girlschool, Diamond Head played Hammersmith Eventim Apollo on 29 January 2022. A truly formidable lineup, see the review and photos at MetalTalk. @saxon.official @uriahheepofficial @diamond_head_official #Girlschool

Diamond Head / “This was me,” says prosthetic leg owner Muttley

Diamond Head, Girlschool, Uriah Heep and Saxon. "This was me," says the owner of the prosthetic leg handed to Diamond Head singer Rasmus Bom Andersen.

Saxon to tour UK with Diamond Head in November

Saxon will return to UK venues this November along with Diamond Head. Tickets are on sale from Friday 4 February at 10 am from all main places.@saxon.official

Album Of The Week / Saxons Carpe Diem is Heavy Metal Thunder at its finest

REVIEW: Carpe Diem shows that Saxon are at the top of their game with no intention of surrendering after all these years. Heavy Metal Thunder at its finest. @saxon.official @pmonkhouse1 @silver.lining.music

Saxon / New song Remember The Fallen honours the COVID-19 dead

Saxon have released the second single from their new album Carpe Diem. Remember The Fallen is a tribute to the Covid-19 dead. @saxon.official

Saxon / Heavy Metal titans to release new album Carpe Diem in February

Saxon will release their 23rd studio album Carpe Diem on 4 February 2022, via Siver Lining Music. Their new single and album title track, Carpe Diem (Seize The Day), has been released...

Saxon / Barnsley barbarity bellows in shrewdly picked Inspirations collection

Saxon have never been afraid of a cover version and their 1988 version of Christopher Cross's 'Ride Like The Wind' shows they are certainly not afraid to risk their Metal machismo either....

Biff Byford / Saxon are the real ‘Speed Kings’ with Inspirations

Saxon have released the second track from their 'Inspirations' project. 'Speed King', which you can hear below, is taken from Deep Purple's 1970 album 'Deep Purple In Rock'.The album will be released 19...

British Airways / Final flights as airline retires the iconic Queen Of The Skies

British Airways final flights with the iconic Boeing 747 left London Heathrow this morning, one destined for Kemble and one for Cardiff. Both planes will be broken down for spares, with the...

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