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Howard Jones announces Acoustic Trio UK Tour 2022

Howard Jones announces Acoustic Trio UK Tour 2022 with Nick Beggs & Robin Boult HOWARD JONES ACOUSTIC TRIO UK TOUR 2022FEATURING NICK BEGGS & ROBIN BOULTFAN PRE-SALE: WEDNESDAY NOVEMBER 17, 2021WWW.HOWARDJONES.COMGENERAL ON-SALE: FRIDAY NOVEMBER 19, 2021TICKETS: WWW.THEGIGCARTEL.COM   Howard Jones Acoustic Trio embark on a 13-date UK tour at The Bath Forum on October 14, 2022. The tour will …

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SHOTGUN FACELIFT (metal) new video & single “5 Dollar Bastard”

Midwest metal band SHOTGUN FACELIFT start their stampede with new fan-favourite “5 Dollar Bastard” video & single Watch the new lyric video ‘5 Dollar Bastard’ via YouTube, stream the single on Spotify, Apple Music, Pandora, Deezer, Tidal, and Amazon Music New full-length album Dakota Blood Stampede out worldwide on December 17, 2021. Produced by Tyler Pilot. Pre-order / Pre-save at this location Shotgun Facelift …

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TOXIC ROSE release ‘In For The Kill’ album on vinyl, out now on Crusader Records.

Swedish dark sleaze metallers, ToxicRose, have released their latest album In For The Kill. It was preceded by the smash singles ‘Domination’ and ‘Outta Time’ which hit prominent Spotify and Apple Music hard rock playlists. Today they release their sophomore album In For The Kill on vinyl via Crusader Records (previously only on CD and digitally). To celebrate the recent release of the album ToxicRose delivered a cracking …

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PERFECT PLAN: ‘Live At Sharpener’s House’

Frontiers Music Srl is pleased to announce the release of ‘Live At Sharpener’s House’, a special live document from the Swedish melodic rock act Perfect Plan. Originally made available in full as a video performance on YouTube, this will be its first appearance on CD and via streaming services. Perfect Plan …

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ACCEPT | release digital single ‘The Undertaker – Live’ + Too Mean To Die

ACCEPT ANNOUNCE NEW DIGITAL SINGLE ‘THE UNDERTAKER – LIVE’ + TOO MEAN TO DIE EXCLUSIVE SILVER VINYL Accept were getting ready to tour mainland Europe in January 2022, but unfortunately, virus-related circumstances are not allowing the dates to go ahead as planned. Against all expectations and hopes, the legendary band have had to …

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JIZZY PEARL’S LOVE/HATE release new single ‘Gonna Take You Higher

Raised during the 80’s debauchery on the Sunset Strip and still going strong in 2021 – JIZZY PEARL’S LOVE/HATE presents his 3rd single for Golden Robot Records titled ‘Gonna Take You Higher’ which will be released digitally on 23rd November. ‘Gonna Take You Higher’ comes off the upcoming album HELL, CA. which will be released in early 2022.‘Gonna Take You …

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The Darkness release new album Motorheart

Motorheart is a record of immeasurable rock and roll extravagance, and yet another masterpiece from England’s favourite rock icons, The Darkness. From the going home riffola of ‘Eastbound’, to the E.T. boffing ‘It’s Love, Jim’, the sensitive as a falling boulder ‘Jussy’s Girl’ and the sex robot-tapping title track, it is …

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FOXHAUNT drop blistering new video!

Exciting Brit alternative foursome FOXHAUNT throw down the gauntlet with their immersing new EP, Mindset, out Friday 4th February. The tuneful rock crew have also just released their thunderous new single, Monster. Watch the video here, https://youtu.be/-YibNybRh5w . Coming at you from York, England, FOXHAUNT are comprised of Ollie Swift …

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DEAD REYNOLDS UNLEASH NEW SINGLE

Hugely rated contemporary rockers DEAD REYNOLDS kick on again with their enthralling new single and video, Uninspired, out now, through Fort Records. The single is a rousing anthem with layered and brooding undertones that is destined to cement the band’s growing reputation. The track is taken from the fivesome’s debut …

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Edweena Banger bites back with second solo album ‘Diamond Rocks’

Wam Bam Thank You Mam! Trans Revolutionary Freedom Fighter Edweena Banger bites back with second solo album ‘Diamond Rocks’  Be who you wanna be! Fresh from the recent SOLD OUT Slaughter bite back Manchester gig, Edweena Banger (Ed Banger & the Nosebleeds, Slaughter & the Dogs/Slaughter) brings you ‘Diamond Rocks’ …

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BRYAN ECKERMANN Releases Lyric Video for “Plague Bringers”

Prolific Melo-Death/Black Metal artist BRYAN ECKERMANN has released a lyric video for the title track from new album Plague Bringers Bryan Eckermann – Plague Bringers (Official Lyric Video) Bryan Eckermann released Plague Bringers on November 5. The album, which serves as Part II to 2018 concept album Winters Plague (The Final Eclipse), is available to stream and/or …

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COHEED AND CAMBRIA unveil new single ‘Rise, Naianasha (Cut The Cord)’

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Coheed and Cambria have unveiled a new track entitled “Rise, Naianasha (Cut The Cord)” [single artwork below]. Available on all streaming platforms, the song finds Coheed and Cambria channelling their progressive roots and is accompanied by a lyric video streaming now on the band’s YouTube channel – Watch it here: Coheed and Cambria – Rise, Naianasha (Cut …

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Jem Davis Releases His New Album ‘Adventures in Pepperland’

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Jem Davis (A.K.A. Pepperkid2) Releases His New Album ‘Adventures in Pepperland’ FM’s keyboard wiz Jem Davis today releases his brand-new, imagination-infused,  solo album ‘Adventures in Pepperland’, aided and abetted by talented friends from the world of rock. Pepperkid2 is the playful moniker that Jem Davis has adopted for his solo album, ‘Adventures in Pepperland’. Drawing inspiration from …

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The Howling Tides announce new single White Crow

The Howling Tides announce the release of their new single ‘White Crow’: Now Available for Pre-order Award-Winning, dynamic, 4-piece hard rockers, The Howling Tides —from Staffordshire in the UK — are proud to announce the release of their brand-new single ‘White Crow’. ‘White Crow’ will be released on 26th November 2021 and pre-orders are now open for this …

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Black Label Society releases video for “End of Days”

Black Label Society releases their second single and video for “End of Days” from the upcoming album, Doom Crew Inc., out Black Friday, November 26 via Spinefarm.Today, Heavy Consequence premiered the music video for “End of Days,” watch Zakk’s Burger House vs. J.D.’s Chicken Shackbusinesschase each other in a comedic bear and panda costume when they accidentally walk into a music …

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Collateral “Midnight Queen” feat Danny Vaughan of Tyketto

Collateral release “Midnight Queen” featuring Danny Vaughan of Tyketto Following the release of Can’t Hold Me Down in November 2020, Collateral are back with a reissue of their first single Midnight  Queen, but this time with a twist. Danny Vaughn (Tyketto) features as the lead vocalist alongside the band’s frontman Angelo Tristan.  Released Friday 12 November, pre-save the single at https://smarturl.it/collateralMQsingle Watch …

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The Dust Coda – Announce UK Tour In December 2022

Announce Headline UK Tour In December 2021 New Album: Mojo Skyline Out NowStream / Purchase here“There was always going to be an album that would lift the much-vaunted New Wave Of Classic Rock to a new level. And this could be it… Mojo Skyline is an exciting ride” – 8/10 Classic Rock  “Soulful classic rock from …

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The Treatment – Announce UK Tour In April/May 2022

Following the release of their critically acclaimed album, “Waiting For Good Luck”, in 2021, The Treatment is pleased to announce a UK headline tour for April/May 2022. “The Devil In the Detail UK Tour” will take in seventeen headline shows across the UK and one festival appearance. An incendiary live act, …

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Confess Interview with Nikhan/band release new video and album details

Iranian/Norwegian metallers Confess have a new album out on January 21st 2022 through Swedish label Rexius Records. Nikan, and fellow band member Arash Ilkhani were arrested and imprisoned in one of Iran’s harshest prisons in 2015. The two were accused of Satanism and faced the death sentence for blasphemy. Nikan was sentenced …

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THE CHRONICLES OF MANIMAL AND SAMARA DETAIL NEW SINGLE PLANS

Genre-defying alt duo THE CHRONICLES OF MANIMAL AND SAMARA continue to excel with the launch of their incoming new single, The Prophet, which arrives via all major streaming sites on Friday 26th November. This imposing track will also be backed by a stunning new video, set to be released on …

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