Monthly Archives April 2015

Y&T Announce European Tour Dates For 2015!

Y_and_T_PromoY&T have announced Spain, UK, and Ireland tour dates for October and November this year, with two special festival appearances in July.

The Californians, who have recently celebrated their 40th anniversary with a global tour, are bringing their contagious brand of heavy rock n’ roll back to these shores.

When the band formed in the early 1970s, little did they know they would set the standard for hard rock bands that trailed. Many of the biggest acts of the ’80s became popular opening for headliners Y&T—and cut their teeth on the band, as evidenced by the Y&T mentions in tell-all books by acts such as Metallica and Mötley Crüe.
Born in Oakland, California, Y&T is one of the San Francisco Bay Area’s own innovators of the hard rock sound...

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EPICA, ELUVEITIE & SCAR SYMMETRY – European Tour Announced!

epica-tour2015-1Dutch symphonic metal band EPICA and Swiss folk metallers ELUVEITIE have joined forces to tour Europe this fall. This tour will see EPICA & ELUVEITIE co-headline in Germany, Poland and Czech Republic. 

EPICA will be the headliner on the dates in Italy, France and the UK. Swedish progressive melodic Death Metal band and label mates SCAR SYMMETRY will be the opener for all dates. 

The Dutch Metallers have been touring the world since the release of their sixth full length studio album ‘The Quantum Enigma’ last year and return for some more dates after a triumphant appearance at London’s Forum in December. This time around they will have Swiss folk Metallers Eluveitie as special guests and Swedish prog Metal band Scar Symmetry as the opening act.

Epica guitarist Isaac Delahaye sa...

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Doro Announces November UK Shows and Live DVD!

600x400xdoro_js_031213Internationally renowned rock and Heavy Metal legend Doro Pesch has just announced a run of three UK shows this November.

A special live DVD will be released around this tour.

Last year Doro released ‘Raise Your Fist (30 Years Anniversary Edition)’ in celebration of her 30 year stage jubilee.

This package included a bonus CD entitled ‘Powerful Passionate Favorites’ which featured cover versions of some of Doro’s all-time favourite songs.

After forming the band Warlock, Doro managed to secure a record deal and tour with legends such as Judas Priest, Ozzy Osbourne, Bon Jovi, Metallica, Scorpions, Megadeth and W.A.S.P. She was the first woman to play at the Monsters Of Rock Festival and became a pioneer for the whole genre...

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EXORCISM Unveil ‘World In Sin’ EP Details, Cover, Tracklist, Release Date!

CsabaZvekanExorcism-600x510 EXORCISM will release their new EP, ‘World In Sin‘ on June 1, 2015, via Dream Records on CD and digital formats.

The limited edition EP of 666 copies will be made exclusively available through the band’s website

The EP was produced, mixed and mastered by Zvekan with the help of Dominus at Total Master Sound in Spain. All lyrics melodies and music by Csaba Zvekan for Corvus Publishing.

Exorcism is: Csaba Zvekan – Vocals, Rhythm Guitars, Bass, Keyboards, Gear: VGS Guitars, Gibson Custom Guitars, Elixir Strings, EMS Pick Ups, Audio Technica, Warwick Bass, Dunlop Effects, Laney, Mesa Boogie, Randall.

EXORCISM continuing the path and legacy of bands like BLACK SABBATH, DIO while EXORCISM is taking a more modern approach...

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ACCEPT Announce New Guitarist And Drummer And Post New Video Clip!

accept-2015Metal giants ACCEPT have announced their new guitarist and drummer, ending months of speculation, they are Uwe Lulis on guitar and Christopher Williams on drums.

German guitarist Uwe is best known for his work with REBELLION and GRAVE DIGGER and American drummer Christopher has worked with many bands and artists including Kid Rock, Lee Greenwood, and Peter Stroud.

Check out the brand new video clip for ‘Fall Of The Empire’:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3fLKjtqS7dA

As recently announced, ACCEPT are due to start the 2015 leg of their “Blind Rage” tour on 18th April in Chihuahua, Mexico. For the full list of dates from May, see the poster below and for more information, visit the official ACCEPT website at this location. The dates for South America are as follows:

Apr 18 House of Bl...

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