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Playlist: 13 songs for Halloween

Whether you believe in ghosts or not, Halloween is a special time of year. It’s a celebration of the macabre and spooky, but above all, it’s fun. It has also inspired a lot of great music over the years, from the 1962 classic, Monster Mash, the horror punk of The […]

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Queen’s Bohemian Rhapsody, released 43 Years ago today…

Written by Freddie Mercury for the band’s 1975 album A Night at the Opera. It is a six-minute suite, consisting of several sections without a chorus: an intro, a ballad segment, an operatic passage, a hard rock part and a reflective coda. The song is a more accessible take on the 1970s progressive rock genre. It was reportedly the most expensive single ever made at the […]

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Foreigner to headline Ramblin’ Man Fair 2019

From Planet Rock. Foreigner have been unveiled as the blockbuster first headliners of Ramblin’ Man Fair 2019. The English-American rock icons will be delving into their distinguished 42-year back catalogue when they top the bill at the classic rock, prog, southern rock, country and blues extravaganza next summer. Guitarist and […]

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KISS announce farewell UK arena tour

From Planet Rock. KISS have announced five July 2019 UK arena shows as part of their farewell End of the Road World Tour. Kicking off at Birmingham Resorts World Arena on Tuesday 9th July, Paul Stanley, Gene Simmons, Tommy Thayer and Eric Singer will then bring their extravagant live production […]

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Mastodon announce 2019 UK tour

Georgia metal titans, Mastodon, have announced they will return to the UK in 2019 for a headline tour. The will kick off the run of shows on January 14 in Belfast, wrapping up the UK leg on January 26 in Bristol before heading over to Europe. They will be bringing […]