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.
@Newcastle O2 Academy, April 14 2014 WT. WTF?!! This night had been a long time coming for Within Temptation fans who’d bought tickets for the gig 16 months ago but boy was it worth the wait. Really. Whether or not Dutch symphonic metal is your bag (and who knew just how massive this genre had […]
It’s that time of the week again when we check out the very best in new rock and metal album releases. And today’s top picks include hot new music from US heavyweights The Cringe, Lionize and The Drip. Scandinavia is well represented as hair metal throwbacks H.E.A.T. jostle for position with old school thrashers Lost […]
In the latest of our retro-tastic flashbacks we celebrate the release of Bad Company’s classic self-titled debut – celebrating its 40th anniversary this year! The coming together of Paul Rodgers and Mick Ralphs made for a mighty classic rock combo and sure enough the hit-laden Bad Company shot straight to the top of the US […]
He’s a former Superbikes world champion who’s married to Katie Melua and now James Toseland is a fast-rising rock star. Simon Rushworth caught up with the man who appears to have it all. When James Toseland broke both wrists in the accident that ended his career as a superbikes world champion it was the […]
It’s that time of the week again when we check out the very best in new rock and metal releases. And today’s top choices include the return of slick Swiss combo Gotthard, symphonic metal stars Delain and the ever-impressive FM. There’s new music from Consider Me Dead, Gamma Ray and Sonata Arctica. Plus we check […]