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Rocktopia 5th Birthday Party: Watch Danger Danger
Saturday, 28 February 2015
Danger Danger Well, what best way to end the biggest party in melodic rock circles than with the biggest party band of them all, Danger Danger. But the band have already played Firefest twice, so this time, being the Final Fling, we had to come up with something really fitting ... and boy, did we...
Rocktopia 5th Birthday Party: Watch Babylon AD
Friday, 27 February 2015
Babylon AD Babylon AD are one of the unsung heroes of the 80s US hair bands period, combining consummate melodies with crunching riffs to great effect. Another first for the UK, the boys came, they saw and totally conquered. Come see the hammer swing down only on Rocktopia! Review:"Proving the ...
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Rocktopia 5th Birthday Party: Watch Black 'n Blue
Thursday, 26 February 2015
Black 'n Blue Another band that had frequented many a 'wants list' were glam metal stalwarts Black 'n Blue, led by the irrepressible Jaime St James...
Rocktopia 5th Birthday Party: Watch Boulevard
Wednesday, 25 February 2015
Boulevard This, my friends, is exactly what makes Firefest so special. Anyone can put on a festival an invite the usual suspects, but bringing back...
Whitesnake return with 'The Purple Album'
Wednesday, 25 February 2015
Rock icons Whitesnake are set to return with their 12th studio album this spring. The Purple Album will be released in Europe on May 15th and in Nor...
Swedish AOR rockers Reach release debut album and announce UK live shows
Wednesday, 25 February 2015
  Swedish hard rockers REACH will release their debut album, “Reach Out To Rock“, on March 4, 2015 via Sun Hill Production/Cargo Records. The ...
John Lodge releases new CD 10,000 Light Years Ago‏
Wednesday, 25 February 2015
Esoteric Antenna, a label of the Cherry Red Records Group, is proud to announce the release of “10,000 Light Years Ago”, the new studio album by...
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Scottish rockers Estrella hit the road with American Legends Enuff Z'nuff
Courtesy of Artists Worldwide in California, Estrella will support top USA Band Enuff Z’Nuff on ...
Rocktopia 5th Birthday Party: Watch H.e.a.t & Autograph
H.e.a.t October 2014 saw the final Firefest taking place at Rock City, Nottingham, and over those...
UK rock band FM will premiere the video to new single ‘Diggin’ Up The Dirt’ on Tuesday, 24th...
Eclipse unveil new promo video for 'I Don't Wanna Say I'm Sorry'
ECLIPSE “I Don't Wanna Say I'm Sorry” (Official / New Studio Album / 2015) “I Don’t Wa...
UFO confirmed for Hard Rock Hell 9 Festival and more acts announced
By popular HRH fan demand, UFO have confirmed to join Saxon at HRH 9 for a main stage rock off. ...
Happy Birthday Rocktopia!
Five years ago there was a new dawn in Melodic Rock, and it came in the form of the website Rocktopi...
Fireworks Magazine 68 out now!
We may be a mere couple of months into 2015, but what a year it's shaping up to be for great music. ...
Torch - a tribute to Jimi Jamison and Fergie Frederiksen
Frontiers Music SRL is honored to present a special tribute album conceived by iconic Grammy Award...
Revolution Saints 'Here Forever' official video
REVOLUTION SAINTS "Here Forever" (Official / 2015 / Deen Castronovo, Jack Blades, Doug Ald...
Dutch melodic rockers Terra Nova return with their sixth album 'Reinvent Yourself' on March 23rd
MelodicRock Records is very excited to announce another great addition to our roster of releases. ...

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  • Berny : Only on Rocktopia TV: H.e.a.t, Autograph, Boulevard, Black 'n Blue, Babylon AD & Danger Danger ... LIVE AT FIREFEST - THE FINAL FLING! No paid membership is required to access Rocktopia TV, Podcasts, etc. Register your FREE account and start exploring!
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  • Hysteria : Thanks Berny, no need to apologize. Keep up the great work!
  • Berny : What an embarrassing start to our 5th anniversary birthday party. Hope you'll enjoy today's double feature on Rocktopia TV. And pls. do not forget to tune in for another show tomorrow!
  • Rocktopia Te : We do apologise for the massive downtime from yesterday to today. But the party will continue ... :)
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  • Hysteria : Berny: Es halbs Jahrzehnt häsch itz scho gschaff und du gahsch nie under, häsch immä alls grafft alls Gueti itz fürd nöchsti Helfti nüd jede Tag Röschti oder Gschwellti sondern rächti Chost im Täller und en guat gfüllte Chäller ... Happy Birthday from Switzerland! :))
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  • PJS : Congratulations to Rocktopia on reaching its 5th anniversary today! I'd especially like to publicly thank Berny and his team for all the hard work that has gone into making the site a "must visit" place to discover more about melodic rock/metal/prog and blues rock releases and bands. Here's to the next 5 years! Paul
  • Hysteria : Keep up the great work guys!!!
  • Berny : 100 reviews posted in February! Have fun. :)
  • Berny : We do apologise for the downtime! There may be more cases of periodic downtime as we're working on new cool features for Rocktopia's 5th anniversary ...
  • Berny : 3500+ album reviews!
  • Central Elec : Rocktopia TV: Full service has been restored! Apologies for the downtime.
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  • Central Elec : Rocktopia TV is currently experiencing technical problems. The team is working hard to resolve the issue. Many thanks for your patience.
  • Berny : Check out the 100+ new album reviews!
  • Berny : Fireworks #67 out now!
  • PJS : Yes indeed!! As we head towards Rocktopia's 5th birthday, lets make this a very special place to visit...
  • Berny : Hi Dean, welome back! :)
  • Dean : Hello all not been on for a while I'm still alive and a rocking
  • BLM : Ten double LPs due by early December - well in time for Xmas. Order your copies at ... great extras!!!
  • BLM : In Faith initial order sold out on Amazon UK .. new stock being shipped this week. The GREAT reviews just keep coming!!
  • Berny : Check out Carl's Firefest Final Fling thread in the FORUM!
  • Franco : hey Graham. Brad Sinsal (TKO/War Babies) is also in a supergroup of sorts called The McClellans, that also featured Pearl Jam guitarist Mike McCready and Sceaming Trees bassist Keith Lowe. I heard they released a CD back in 2013, but not much is known about it. I do know that Brad and Mike have done acoustic work together, doing a few shows. Brad also appeared on a CD called 'Thrasher: Super Sessions' from 1985 (I think) that also featured Billy Sheehan, Rhett Forrester, Kenny Aaronson, and s

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