Don Broco The Bad Plumbing Tour hit Oxford O2 Academy

Rock band Don Broco return to Oxford’s O2 Academy for their rescheduled show or, as they named it, ‘The Bad Plumbing Tour’ in which they find humour in the cancellation of the original date due to leaking toilets. There is even a limited amount of ‘The Bad Plumbing Tour’ shirts available, and the people of … Read more…

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Stay Awake With Me Sings Dan Owen preorder debut album plus Headline Tour

Off the back of wowing the audience and selling out his biggest headline London show at The Jazz Café last night, the highly acclaimed singer/songwriter Dan Owen has today announced the largest headline tour of his career so far. The Shrewsbury singer will play 27-dates across the UK and Europe throughout September and October this year. His tour … Read more…

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Sayer and Joyce New Album Makes You Stronger Listen to Backbone NOW

‘Makes You Stronger‘ is the third studio album from the award-winning writing team of Ron Sayer Jr & Charlotte Joyce, and a continuation of their blues fuelled style. The album follows on from Better Side (2011), Hard To Please (2013) and Live At The Little Theatre (2015). Bluesdoodles said this about the Live album “The … Read more…

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Hogjaw Southern Rocking UK With Debut Headline Tour

 Though hailing from the Arizona deserts, Hogjaw are no strangers to European shores. Last year, the band played more than 40 headline shows across mainland Europe, supporting the release of their new album, ‘Way Down Yonder’ (on Snakefarm Records). From late September through to mid-November 2017, Hogjaw visited 11 different countries, playing to sold-out houses along the way. Now, in 2018, it’s … Read more…

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Joint Headline Tour Bad Flowers and Federal Charm Autumn 2018

PLANET ROCK PRESENTS THE BAD FLOWERS & FEDERAL CHARM CO-HEADLINE TOUR PLUS SPECIAL GUESTS TICKETS ON SALE FRIDAY 1 JUNE Midlands based hard rock band, The Bad Flowers and Stockport-based blues rockers Federal Charm will co-headline a Planet Rock Presents tour in the UK starting at the Thekla Bristol on Wednesday 19th September finishing up on Sunday 30th September at London’s Borderline. Tickets go on sale at 9 am Friday 1st June from Planet … Read more…

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50th Anniversary Tour The Music of Cream

NOW, 50 YEARS ON SINCE THEIR LANDMARK FAREWELL CONCERT AT THE ROYAL ALBERT HALL ON NOVEMBER 26, 1968, KOFI BAKER, MALCOLM BRUCE AND WILL JOHNS UNITE TOGETHER AS ONE TO UNLEASH THE LIGHTING THAT ELECTRIFIED A GENERATION PERFORMING THE LEGENDARY TRACKS WHITE ROOM, SUNSHINE OF YOUR LOVE, CROSSROADS AND MUCH MORE! Following their successful inaugural tour … Read more…

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Cardiff Celebrating Nils Lofgren Fifty Years Up The Road

Sometimes simplicity always you to hear nuances, textures and tones that a full band rendition of songs closes your ears to. Tonight when Nils Lofgren was joined by fellow multi-instrumentalist Greg Varlotta in exploring re-arrangements of well-known numbers from his fifty years of playing music that excites. Tonight, the last night of a three and … Read more…

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Hollowstar tell You All I Gotta Say on New Single

    Cambridgeshire-based rock band Hollowstar, building on the success of their debut EP Some Things Matter More have released a single. The band have deep and brooding rocking melodic guitar underlying the searing vocals then the Rhythm section kicks in. The song takes off this is no goodbye rock ballad this is pure electric power captured and spat out with purposeful intent. … Read more…

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Newport Glowing Neon Bright With Blues Rhythm and Rock

“Bringing solid sounds to South Wales this Summer” Arriving in Newport on the 2nd June are the holders of not one, not two but THREE  FORM UKBlues Awards King King. Having toured the U.K.and Europe with a phalanx of loyal fans. King King released their fourth award-winning studio album Exile & Grace in October 2017 via Manhaton Records. The album features the band’s singles Broken, (She … Read more…

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Loreena McKennitt Talking Music Lost Souls and Analogue

BD: Delighted to be interviewing Loreena McKennitt today. I found her lovely vocals and interpretation of poems with Book of Secrets, when browsing HMV listening to music on the headphones it was a ‘must buy now’ moment. With the opportunity to review her new album Lost Souls, the first original album since 2006, with a … Read more…

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