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Empyre announce Spring UK Tour & 2022 Album Plans

Described as the hardest working band in lockdown, Empyre wasted no time once restrictions eased filling the summer with a string of festival dates before blasting through a highly successful 18 date UK tour with Mason Hill in September and October. Now they are set to head back out on …

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Empyre hit the Official Album Chart Top 10 prior to UK Tour

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What a summer it was for Empyre. They received rave reviews for their performance at Steelhouse Festival from the likes of Classic Rock Magazine, landed in the official album chart top 10 with New Republic on NWOCR Volume 1 and returned to the studio to complete the recording of their next album. Now they …

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The Official New Wave Of Classic Rock – Volume 1

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The last time I heard of a genre starting with The New Wave Of would have been in the late 70’s when the NWOBHM (New Wave Of British Heavy Metal) came to be. It was a very exciting period as bands sprung up from nowhere to give it a go, …

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GREAT MUSIC STORIES – LAUNCHES MODERN ROCK VOL 2

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GREAT MUSIC STORIES LAUNCHES MODERN ROCK VOL 2 TO SUPPORT THE GRASSROOTS REVIVAL AFTER LOCKDOWN GREAT MUSIC STORIES CONTINUES TO CHAMPION BRITISH ROCK’S NEW TALENT, GIVING AWAY AN EXCLUSIVE COMPILATION CD: Modern Rock Vol. 2 This month, award nominated broadcaster Great Music Stories is releasing an exclusive, new, CD sampler album that celebrates …

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EMPYRE – Self Aware (acoustic) album out now!!

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3 TIMES ‘CLASSIC ROCK TRACK OF THE WEEK’ WINNERS EMPYRE, CELEBRATE THE RELEASE OF SELF AWARE (ACOUSTIC) AND ANNOUNCE MORE THAN 20 LIVE DATES FOR 2021 Today Empyre – acknowledged as one of the hardest working bands during lockdown – release the accomplished and acclaimed acoustic album The Other Side. The Other Side totals …

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EMPYRE ‘Too Close’ (Radio Edit) new single & video

Fast-rising rockers Empyre follow recent tour news with new single & video ‘Too Close’ Since their last single release, Only Way Out (Radio Edit) in March, Empyre have announced a full UK tour in September with Mason Hill and a double whammy of both acoustic and electric performances at Ramblin’ Man Fair …

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NWOCR The Official New Wave Of Classic Rock – Volume 1

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NWOCR announce ‘The Official New Wave Of Classic Rock – Volume 1’ compilation CD One of the fastest-growing movements in rock music has confirmed they will be releasing a 2CD compilation album in July. This exclusive release is accompanied by special merchandise and is available to pre-order now. Featuring 42 hot …

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EMPYRE announce Festival appearances Ramblin Man & Steelhouse Festival

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Empyre is on a roll, announcing a September tour with Mason Hill, two slots at this years’ Ramblin’ Man Fair, Steelhouse Festival. A new single, a new acoustic album and an album party to kick off the return to gigging. Empyre will head out on tour with Mason Hill and Hollowstar …

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EMPYRE announces new album ‘The Other Side’

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Empyre announces the new acoustic album ‘The Other Side’. Following acoustic performances supporting Eagles and Alter Bridge, Empyre announce ‘The Other Side’ for release on April 30th Not only have they already performed acoustic sets at Arena Birmingham before the likes of Eagles, Shinedown and Alter Bridge, but Empyre’s acoustic …

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EMPYRE announce ‘Stone (Acoustic)’

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Empyre announce new single ‘Stone (Acoustic)’ along with an accompanying video, for release on February 12th 2021 ‘Stone’ follows on from the success of the previous acoustic release ‘Only Way Out (Piano Acoustic)’ being picked up by Yamaha Music Europe and a triple Classic Rock Magazine whammy by gaining the …

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EMPYRE – Only Way Out (Piano Acoustic) Video

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Fantastically haunting, Henrik’s vocals are even more mesmerising on this piano-based version of Only Way Out, it is evocative and impressive without any reverb or big arrangements. Filmed during the darkest, and earliest hours of an August night, in a smoke-filled Crescent Records Studio we give you the video for …

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Aussie rockers Black Aces announce ‘Fear No Beer’ UK Tour

Black Aces ‘Fear No Beer’ As They Return to the UK   ‘Aussie hard rockers Black Aces are headed back to the UK for their ‘FEAR NO BEER TOUR’. Hailing from Bendigo in regional Victoria- a town with more pubs than post boxes- Black Aces are set to bring their …

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Empyre – Free entry album launch London show.

Empyre are having their official launch show for their 5 star PlanetMosh rated debut album Self Aware at The Water Rats, Kings Cross, London on Thursday 28th November.  They are performing on the night and have support from Jack J Hutchinson. It is free entry and quite an early start …

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SOS Festival Review 12-14 July 2019

SOS Festival delivered its biggest and best festival to date. Celebrating its 12th year, it took place at the Longfield Suite, Prestwich. Organised by Lynne Hampson and her great team. Lynne has succeeded in creating an amazing family-friendly rock/metal festival. This year SOS Festival delivered one of the best they’ve …

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Empyre release new single

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Northampton rock four-piece EMPYRE are excited to announce the release of the third single and video from their debut album ‘Self Aware’.   You can watch the video for ‘Stone‘  above. You can also read the album review by Brian Slakk HERE. Links: Official Website   Facebook   Instagram   Youtube

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Empyre Interview at SOS festival 13.07.19

Empyre joins PlanetMosh at the SOS festival for a video chat to discuss their new album Self Aware, touring dates and much more. Watch the video interview here.   Empyre useful links https://www.facebook.com/EMPYRE/ https://www.empyre.co.uk/   Tickets for SOS festival 2020 now available from the link below http://www.mwaweb.com/SOS_2020_HOME.HTML  

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Empyre – Self Aware – album review

Empyre from Northampton has been steadily making waves for the last couple of years appearing at Breaking Bands, Wildfire festival and Hard Rock Hell AOR and Ibiza. Their modern intelligent rock has generated a lot of interest and after a collection of EP’s the band are about to release their …

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SOS Festival 2019 – Full Day by day Line-up announced

SOS Festival takes place each year at Longfield Centre, Prestwich. 2019 will be our 12th edition and with the bar set incredibly high in 2018. The work is on to deliver another killer line-up over three days, between 12 – 14 July 2019. The superb Quireboys who are celebrating 35 …

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Empyre: new video ‘New Republic’ in support of debut album ‘Self Aware’ due out 5th July 2019 

Empyre release ‘New Republic’,  which is the second single off their anticipated album ‘Self Aware’.  The album, Self Aware is due out on 5th July 2019. You can check out the video for the latest single, New Republic here: Hailing from Northampton, the atmospheric rock four-piece is ready to present …

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EMPYRE – Set To Release Debut Album In July 2019

DEBUT ALBUM: “SELF AWARE” RELEASE DATE: 5THJULY 2019FIRST SINGLE “TOO LITTLE TOO LATE” OUT ON 19THAPRIL 2019 ANNOUNCE UK TOUR DATES IN MAY/JUNE 2019 “Thunderous rock with one of the meatiest sounds in the UK right now” – BBC Introducing Empyre is thrilled to announce the release of the debut …

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