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What is NWOBHM?

If you do an internet search you will get all kinds of results, but it is an abbreviation for New Wave of British Heavy Metal. The first know use of the phrase was in the weekly music paper Sounds in May 1978, after Geoff Barton attended a concert featuring Iron […]

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Iron maiden’s only number one single…

Can you remember that time when Iron Maiden almost had a Christmas Number One single? In 1989, while Iron Maiden were taking a break from touring, Bruce Dickinson was asked if he could write a song for A Nightmare on Elm Street 5: The Dream Child. Teaming up with former […]

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Rare and collectable music industry awards now in stock

Musicians traditionally tend to write music for themselves. They use the fire burning inside them to spur creativity and write something that other can connect with, which for most is the only reward they need. Of course, it is always nice when the artist is recognised for their achievements from […]

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Record Shop Promotional Only And Vintage Instore Displays

Promotional record store displays were produced for just that, record shops only. Wall displays, stand ups, standees, ‘bins’, ceiling displays, mobiles, window displays and window stickers. We’ve had them all. Most got binned at the end of a marketing promotion, carted home by record store staff, or thrown into storage. […]

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Album review: Watain – Trident Wolf Eclipse

It’s been five years since Watain released one of their most commercially successful records, The Wild Hunt. While no one could ever accuse the Swedish black metal band of going soft, it did offer a chance for them to flex their creative muscles and bring new layers into their brutal […]

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Tell us about your record collection…

We would like to know about your collections, be it vinyl LP’s, 7″ or 12″ Single, Compact Disc Albums & Single or Cassette Albums & Singles. If you are record collector, the chances are that not everyone understands your obsession. You’ve probably been asked dozens of questions about your collection […]

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Dolores O’Riordan obituary

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I have a lot of secrets about my childhood [but they] are just for me,” Dolores O’Riordan told the Guardian in 1995. She and her Limerick rock quartet, the Cranberries, were then at the peak of their success, well on the way to selling 40m albums, and O’Riordan was one of […]

U2 announce Experience and Innocence UK arena shows

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U2 have announce a pair of UK arena shows for later this year, as part of their Experience + Innocence European tour. The shows will take place in October in Manchester and London, and follow on from the release of their latest album, Song of Experience. The album was the companion to their […]

Editors share new single, and announce new album, Violence

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Editors have announced their return with a new single, Magazine, which serves as the first single from their forthcoming album, Violence. It will be the Birmingham bands sixth album, and follows on from their 2015 release, In Dreams, which included the singles ‘No Harm’, ‘Marching Orders’, and ‘Life Is A Fear’. It is due […]

Myles Kennedy announces March 2018 solo tour

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From the official Facebook page and Planet Rock. Alter Bridge singer Myles Kennedy has announced the highly-intimate Year of the Tiger Acoustic tour. Following the Friday 9th March release of his debut solo album ‘Year of the Tiger’ via Napalm Records, Myles will play acoustic solo shows in Birmingham, Nottingham, […]

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