Remember the days when a rock album was dirty and even a little dangerous?
Too often these days over-production or the tendency to play things safe with a straight bat actually pull the rock out of rock and roll but not so with UK outfit The Dust Coda.
Led by Brisbane born vocalist/guitarist…Continue Reading

Sydney blues-rock outfit Bounty Hunters are legendary on the local circuit, with their blending of old fashioned rock and blues appealing to a broad musical spectrum.
Lead guitarist David Hinds recently lent his talents to New Zealand band Electric Universe on their latest single “Right On Time” and joined HEAVY earlier this…Continue Reading

At 73 years of age, Alice Cooper has every right to be excitedly entering the twilight years of a stellar career.
Instead, he has just released a new album Detroit Stories and has announced plans to record the next one already.
The man is more than a legend, he is a metal God,…Continue Reading

The Dust Coda are one of those bands that may not be on your radar yet but with a listen to any of their singles will instantly climb to the top of your playlist.
They are a perfect blending of hard blues and harder rock guaranteed to get your toes tapping while…Continue Reading

“Scars” is the second single from the upcoming Smith/Kotzen debut album by Adrian Smith and Richie Kotzen.
Described by Adrian as a song which “starts off with a dreamy intro then comes in heavy”, “Scars” is a hark-back to 70’s bluesy rock which the duo found particularly fun to work on.
As Richie…Continue Reading

Ricky Warwick is a man who needs no introduction.
From his early days with The Almighty through Thin Lizzy, Black Star Riders and his solo projects, Warwick has redefined the fave and voice of hard rock music.
His achievements are legendary and unlikely to be surpassed, all of which are on display with…Continue Reading

Never a musician to waste any precious time, Alter Bridge and Slash and the Conspirators vocalist Myles Kennedy used the recent pandemic downtime to finalize his second solo album.
The finished result is the exciting new offering, The Ides Of March, which incorporates Myles’ love of rock, blues and country and is…Continue Reading

Led by the powerful yet soulful vocals of Nathan James, Inglorious are perhaps the best band you have never heard of.
At least I hadn’t until their single “Medusa” landed in my inbox last month, opening up a whole new, refreshed world of rock that I had until then thought long forgotten.
With…Continue Reading

This week sees the concluding chapter in the four-part series My Band Years with Redcliffe bassist Squirty.
Developed as a celebration of his musical career to date as well as a study and example to aspiring musicians, the series is supplemented by an album featuring select songs from each of the four…Continue Reading