Heavy Rock

The Cult - Hordern Pavilion, Sydney, 04/10/13


First off you have to give props to The Cult for taking out a couple of young bands with them on this Australian leg of their Electric 13 World tour; It would have been ea

Grenades - Heaven is Empty (Red Cobra Music)

Seattle based eclecticists catch the ear of an old punk with happy results...
Release Date: 
2 May 2013 - 11:30pm

Not my usual bag, this, but there’s something about Seattle doom/sludge/hardcore/insertamyotherlabelyoucanthinkofhere practitioners Grenades that really caught my ear and snared my

Black Star Riders - All Hell Breaks Loose (Nuclear Blast)

When is a Thin Lizzy album not a Thin Lizzy album?
Release Date: 
20 May 2013 - 11:30pm

Given that the band themselves are describing this as ‘the next step in the evolution of Thin Lizzy’, or something, we’d be foolish if we didn’t judge All Hell Breaks Loose

Spiritual Beggars - Earth Blues (InsideOut Music)

Everything that's great about heavy rock can be found on Earth Blues...
Release Date: 
14 Apr 2013 - 11:30pm

After the opening, bluesy blast of Wise as a Serpent bores into your consciousness and then leaves as abruptly as it appeared, one thing is clear – twenty years in the game have not blunte

Ghost's Nameless Ghoul: "I think it might be a healthy move to stay anonymous'...

Grab your king-sized nappies - I'm off to interview Ghost!

I got a bit excited when I was told I’d be interviewing a member of Ghost in their dressing room.

Mothership: Debut Album Out Now, US Tour Dates Announced!

Marching out of Winter to a US town near you...

Mothership, the self-titled debut from Dallas-based heavy rock trio Mothership is now available worldwide through Ripple Music.

Duff McKagan: Bringing The Legacy

I Knew At That Point, It Was Rock & Roll Forever...

With a career spanning over twenty years with some of the bi

Dirt - Rock’N’Roll Accident (Massacre Records)

Call it Southern Groove Rock or Sludge/Doom Metal; Whatever, Rock 'N Roll Accident is both impressive and entertaining.
Release Date: 
23 Nov 2012 (All day)

Dirt - The band was established in 2008 in Germany by singer Sven Zaklikowski soon after leaving the metalcore band he was in with an arsenal of songs he