@Newcastle O2 Academy, April 22 2014 It’s official. Clutch are finally cool. Over the years the Maryland mob have been variously described as underground heroes, the musicians’ musicians, a cult phenomenon and genre-busting boundary breakers. But Clutch have never, ever been cool.
@Newcastle O2 Academy, April 20 2014 With warm, overpriced pints, incredibly slow staff and sound that’s never quite right, you have to wonder what it is that makes Newcastle’s Academy so special. Then you experience a top class act onstage and it’s there for all to see: Newcastle’s fans bring passion and enthusiasm like no […]
Europe blew crowds away on their sell-out tour of the UK with Foreigner and FM this month. And as the band behind the winning 2013 RUSHONROCK DVD Of The Year Live In Sweden we weren’t at all surprised. Editor Simon Rushworth caught up with lead singer Joey Tempest with the band already scheduling time to […]
It’s that time of the week again when we round up the very best in new rock and metal. And today’s selection includes the return of early 90s hair metal heroes Winger (pictured) and Sebastian Bach – plus a lively debut from label mates Three Lions. There’s alt rock courtesy of Out For Tomorrow and Pylo […]
It’s that time of the week again when our resident classic rocker puts the world to rights. And today Self Made Man takes a certain pride in schooling the Self Made Kids in the music that matters. Read his exclusive column right here every week.
Clutch finally emerged as the critics’ favourites at the end of 2013 as latest album Earth Rocker won plaudits the world over. With a full UK headline tour kicking off in Newcastle next week RUSHONROCK editor Simon Rushworth caught up with rhythm king Dan Maines.