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Written by:Electronic Brain
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#DAMON JOHNSON Interview by Mónica Castedo-LópezOn a windy Tuesday evening in early October the highly anticipated Warwick & Johnson Sonic Acoustic Attack Tour landed in the heart of London's Camden Town. Right before their superb show, yours t
Tue, 06 Nov 2018 22:04:52 +0100
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#LORDI Interview with Mr. Lordi by Lucy HallThe Finnish theatrical Metal band Lordi was formed in 1992 by the band's lead singer, songwriter, artist and costume designer, Mr. Lordi. In the same vein as Sorcery, Alice Cooper, KISS, GWAR, W.A.S.P and T
Sun, 07 Oct 2018 18:38:15 +0200
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#DOYLE BRAMHALL II Interview by Cheri LynDoyle Bramhall 2 belongs to the group of the most in-demand session musicians in the world, touring alongside Eric Clapton and Sheryl Crow, or working as a producer and songwriter for artists such as Sheryl Cr
Sun, 07 Oct 2018 18:07:30 +0200
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#STEVE CONTE Dawn Osborne caught up with Steve Conte of the Mike Monroe band (and ex New York Dolls) before his solo London gig at the Slaughtered Lamb and other UK dates:DO: What sort of set can the crowd expect at your solo gigs?SC: It's gonna be a
Thu, 09 Aug 2018 17:57:02 +0200
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#W.A.S.P. Interview by Sonia WaterfieldW.A.S.P. The name stirs a notion of two dimensions. For some, the name recalls 80s Cock Rock, with the band's raunchy lyrics, on stage (and off stage) antics — and who could forget that flaming codpiece? Whils
Sun, 29 Jul 2018 18:47:19 +0200
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#TOMMY EMMANUEL Interview by Cherilyn HehlTommy Emmanuel belongs to the best finger style and acoustic guitarists in the world. His career has started at the early age of 6, and since then he has been nominated twice for a Grammy, released over 30 st
Sat, 28 Apr 2018 18:37:46 +0200
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#ViSIONS OF ATLANTIS Interview by Roland OeiVisions of Atlantis is a symphonic metal band from Austria that formed in 2000. They released their new album, The Deep & The Dark in February 2018. Roland Oei talked with male vocalist Siegfried Samer
Tue, 24 Apr 2018 16:49:00 +0200
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#SLEEPING ROMANCE Interview by Roland OeiItalian Symphonic Metal band Sleeping Romance released their excellent second studio album, Alba, in 2017. Roland Oei caught up with singer Federica (FA) and Federico (FO) (guitars and orchestration) to find o
Tue, 24 Apr 2018 16:44:28 +0200
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#LUCKY BASTARDZ - 'Be The One' Interview by Fabiana SpinelliWe face the preliminary listening of the new LUCKY BASTARDZ record with a special guide, the singer Tiziano Spigno and the drummer Marco Lazzarini. We asked the guys to talk about the songs
Tue, 03 Apr 2018 18:30:44 +0200
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#KRIS BARRAS Interview by Cheri LynHi Kris. 2017 has been an exciting year for you. You gigged at big festivals, like the RAWA Blues festival in Poland and the Ramblin' Man Fair. Then you have signed to Mascot Label Group, now you will release your n
Tue, 03 Apr 2018 17:36:10 +0200
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#MY SOLILOQUY Following the recent release of My Soliloquy's sophomore studio album, Engines Of Gravity, Pete Morten and Damon Roots answer 10 questions submitted to them by their lovely fans.What informed the production sound you went for on the new
Mon, 19 Mar 2018 11:05:40 +0100
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Written by:Electronic Brain
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#Geishas in Vitro Interview by Malcolm SmithOnce in a Blue Moon a band comes along that are really something special, and Argentina's 'Geishas In Vitro' are such a band. With a quite unique sound that blends the influences of early Queen and the more
Sat, 17 Mar 2018 19:28:38 +0100
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#LITTLE CAESAR Interview by Dave BottLA based Little Caesar emerged at the tail end of the 1980s, when any number of artists seemed to be signing multi-million dollar record deals, regardless of how good they were. Little Caesar's tattooed biker imag
Sat, 17 Mar 2018 19:15:55 +0100
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#KING KING Interview by Cheri LynPhoto by Adam KennedyWhilst Scotland is covered with snow, there is definitely one man with sunshine in his heart and a fiery band around him that heats up that cold winter there. I had a lovely and funny phone call w
Fri, 09 Feb 2018 21:05:03 +0100
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#An interview with Soulride If playing music is one's real passion, even major life decisions – such as emigration to another country – can't stop them from pursuing it. In fact, it can even open up a brand new door for them and make them start a
Fri, 09 Feb 2018 20:42:04 +0100
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#DECADE: An interview with Alex Sears Interview by Mike NewdeckCurrently on tour (click on the link to the read the live review) with The Black Foxxes and Deaf Havana, Decade is a band that flys beneath the radar for most and yet they have two albums
Wed, 24 Jan 2018 17:56:05 +0100
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#KISS THE GUN Kiss The Gun are a new five piece Melodic Hard Rock band featuring four veteran UK musicians and female Georgian vocalist Nadin Zakharian. Their debut album was the rapid result of this new international collaboration, which was well re
Wed, 03 Jan 2018 18:38:08 +0100
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#THE MIGHTY HANDFUL Interview by Steven Reid - with a ginormous amount of help from The Mighty Handful drummer, Gary MackenzieAs we all do over at Fireworks Magazine, if I was putting together an end of year best of list, and I was allowed to choose
Sat, 30 Dec 2017 21:09:46 +0100
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#MYKE GRAY   Guitarist Myke Gray is known for forming Jagged Edge, who released a great album called 'Fuel For Your Soul' in 1990. He would go on to greater success with his next band Skin, who released a self titled debut in 1993 and enjoyed s
Sun, 01 Oct 2017 18:44:41 +0200
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Written by:Electronic Brain
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#JOEY TEMPEST Dawn Osborne caught up with Joey Tempest of Europe to find all about the new album 'Walk The Earth' and their new live release 'The Final Countdown: 30th Anniversary Show – Live At The Roundhouse'...DO: Joey you're about to release yo
Sat, 16 Sep 2017 19:40:03 +0200
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#IAN ANDERSON of Jethro Tull Interview by Paul Davies.It was on the 2nd of February 1968 at the world-famous Marquee Club in Wardour Street that Jethro Tull first performed under that name. The group would go on to become one of the most successful a
Thu, 31 Aug 2017 19:07:32 +0200
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Written by:Electronic Brain
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#JON STEVENS In his homeland of New Zealand, he topped the charts twice as a teen. In Australia fronted the band Noiseworks who released three platinum selling albums. He took part in a sell-out arena tour of a smash hit musical and filled the shoes
Tue, 29 Aug 2017 18:20:54 +0200
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Written by:Electronic Brain
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#SASS JORDAN Canadian singer Sass Jordan has enjoyed platinum sales in her homeland, scored hit singles, duetted with Joe Cocker on the soundtrack to the smash hit film 'The Bodyguard' and been a judge on 'Canadian Idol'... yet here in the UK she's v
Fri, 18 Aug 2017 19:40:34 +0200
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#Jon C Butler Interview by Paul DaviesSinger and songwriter for the legendary Diesel Park West, Jon C Butler has released a new solo recording: Universal Stranger. Rocktopia caught up with Jon to discuss his current release and, whilst we were at it,
Thu, 17 Aug 2017 18:08:43 +0200
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Written by:Electronic Brain
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#CHANTEL McGREGOR Interview by Cheril LynChantel became the first student in Leeds College history to achieve a 100% pass mark at BTEC, with 18 distinctions. That was the beginning of her career, and 2011 she won the British Blues Awards for 'Young A
Sun, 09 Jul 2017 17:44:04 +0200
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Written by:Electronic Brain
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#ELECTRIC CITIZEN Electric Citizen is a four piece female fronted band from Cincinnati that plays 60s and 70s influenced Rock. To date they have released and EP and two full length albums, namely Sateen (2014) and Higher Time (2016). Roland Oei talke
Sat, 17 Jun 2017 21:05:42 +0200
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#LITTLE HURRICANE Interview by Cheri LynI had the chance to interview the lovely CC from San- Diego based Duo Little Hurricane before their release gig at the legendary venue "the Borderline" in London. Together with her husband, Tone, they form a gr
Mon, 08 May 2017 19:29:21 +0200
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Written by:Electronic Brain
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#ROYAL HUNT: An interview with André Andersen Interview by Kieran DarganTwenty one years ago I took a chance on a very excellent looking double live Japanese only CD, 'Royal Hunt Live 1996'. It started a 21 year love affair with a band that are undo
Tue, 11 Apr 2017 18:20:11 +0200
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Written by:Electronic Brain
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#THUNDER - An interview with Luke Morley Despite playing farewell tours on two separate occasions, the beloved British band Thunder are still active, still making records, and still filling venues. When their last comeback album 'Wonder Days' was rel
Mon, 30 Jan 2017 19:16:57 +0100
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#NEW ENGLAND Interview by Malcolm SmithWith Classic Rockers New England very much on the run again. Drummer Hirsh Gardner broke off from preparations for the upcoming US and Japanese dates and impending new live album to talk with me about all that's
Sat, 21 Jan 2017 17:54:47 +0100
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Written by:Electronic Brain
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#EDEN'S CURSE Interview by Mark DonnellyBefore the show at The Corporation in Sheffield, I got the opportunity to chat to Paul Logue, John Clelland and Christian Pulkkinen from Eden's Curse.What has been the initial reaction to 'Cardinal' following i
Tue, 20 Dec 2016 20:19:08 +0100
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#BETH HART - an explosion of emotion Interview by Cheri LynI was really excited about meeting a talent like Beth Hart, and I bumped into her outside when she came down to have a cigarette with her husband. They are both really tall with a strong and
Wed, 30 Nov 2016 18:44:53 +0100
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#ATOMIC ROOSTER Rocktopia talks to Steve 'Boltz' Bolton. Photos by Paul Leather Photography.Formed in 1969 from the ashes of The Crazy World Of Arthur Brown, Atomic Rooster began life centred as a trio centred around the Hammond organ work of Vincent
Thu, 28 Jul 2016 18:38:11 +0200
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#HONEYMOON DISEASE Honeymoon Disease is a four piece band from Gothenburg, Sweden that plays excellent 70s influenced Classic Rock. They released their debut album 'The Transcendence' in late 2015. Roland Oei talked with the band (Jenna on vocals and
Wed, 18 May 2016 18:53:38 +0200
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#XANDRIA German Symphonic Metal band Xandria released an EP earlier this year called 'Fire and Ashes'. Of the 7 tracks on it, three are original compositions, two are remakes of fan favourites ('Ravenheart' and 'Now and Forever') and two are covers,
Wed, 10 Feb 2016 18:48:06 +0100
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#ARMORED SAINT Armored Saint is a Los Angeles based Heavy Metal quintet who's self titled EP came out in 1983. They have since released 9 studio albums the last of which, 'Win Hands Down', came out on Metal Blade Records in June 2015. Roland Oei talk
Mon, 12 Oct 2015 19:05:46 +0200
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#JIZZY PEARL - Back Out for the Blackout Interview by Steven Reid One of the more controversial characters to have survived through the Grunge years with his integrity intact, Jizzy Pearl, best known for his time fronting cult favourites Love/Hate,
Mon, 12 Oct 2015 18:45:51 +0200
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Written by:Electronic Brain
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#Fee Waybill Interview by Sue Ashcroft Since the '70's San Francisco rockers The Tubes have been wowing audiences with their quirky blend of AOR, glam, theatrical and even nonsensical music. They are, without a doubt, my favourite band of all time a
Tue, 18 Aug 2015 20:39:34 +0200
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#JUPITER FALLS Jupiter Falls are a Leeds based five-piece, about to release their debut full-length album 'Revolution'. The band formed in 2013 and raised their profile in 2014 as the support act on Jake E Lee's Red Dragon Cartel tour in France and t
Tue, 18 Aug 2015 20:03:52 +0200
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LTNT (Lieutenant) Interview by Mónica Castedo-LópezTo play Download before even releasing an album is a big deal, and one of the privileged bands in this category is LTNT (Lieutenant). In 2014 they were named by BBC as one of the best acts on the
Tue, 14 Jul 2015 19:47:29 +0200
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#H.e.a.t - An interview with Erik Grönwall and Crash Interview by Mónica Castedo-LópezA few hours after their phenomenal appearance at Download, yours truly met up with the singer and drummer to have a brief chat about that experience and their fo
Sun, 05 Jul 2015 19:23:51 +0200
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#An interview with House Of X Comprised of names every hard rock fan is certainly familiar with, House Of X is a band we should certainly keep on our radar. Not only because of its members collective resume reaches back to bands such as UFO, Phil Lyn
Thu, 02 Jul 2015 19:47:09 +0200
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#An interview with SANTA CRUZ They're back – even wilder than before and always ready to party! The new self-titled Santa Cruz album that's seeing the light of day in early March is ten killer hard rock anthems with a modern edge, but also a distin
Thu, 02 Jul 2015 19:34:00 +0200
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#Year of the wolf! An interview with BlackWolf frontman Scott Sharp. One of the best discoveries of 2014, Bristol's Hard Rocking BlackWolf were defiantly howling at the top of their voices at every turn. Tours with Winger, Blues Pills, The Answer and
Fri, 01 May 2015 21:32:04 +0200
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#BLUES PILLS Blues Pills is a Blues Rock band from Sweden that has just released their self titled album to critical acclaim via Nuclear Blast Records. Roland Oei talked to singer Elin Larsson to find out more about how the band got together and what
Mon, 27 Apr 2015 18:26:21 +0200
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#LONELY THE BRAVE Lonely the Brave is a five piece Melodic Rock band from Cambridge who play powerful uplifting music that has elements of indie and modern rock but manages to keep its own unique identity. So far the band has released an E.P. called
Mon, 27 Apr 2015 18:08:26 +0200
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#MOUNT SALEM Mount Salem is a Psychedelic Rock/Doom Metal band from Chicago that formed in 2012. They released their debut album, 'Endless' in 2013 on Metal Blade Records. Roland Oei talked with vocalist and organist Emily Kopplin and guitarist Kyle
Mon, 27 Apr 2015 17:54:05 +0200
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#Kenny Wayne Shepherd Interview by Duncan JamiesonLouisiana Blues rocker Kenny Wayne Shepherd makes a welcome return to the UK. He spoke to Rocktopia about his fondness for playing in Europe, the imminent new The Rides album and touring this summer w
Wed, 08 Apr 2015 19:19:01 +0200
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#THE ANSWER Raise A Little Hell! Call your album 'Raise A Little Hell' and you better mean business. Well, Northern Ireland's The Answer always mean what they say and they're always ready for business - something another lengthy and imminent UK tour
Wed, 04 Mar 2015 19:27:24 +0100
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#THE ANDRZEJ CITOWICZ EXPERIENCE Interview by Alexandra MrozowskaThe history of rock is comprised of many stories of how bands came together and how they recorded their groundbreaking debut albums. Once upon a time, the first chapter of such stories
Sat, 15 Nov 2014 20:49:36 +0100
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