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  • ‘Let’s Go To Hell’ via a new book about the BUTTHOLE SURFERS

    The Butthole Surfers remain one of the most enigmatic bands in the history of rock music. Most of their records have no information of any kind, and often with the suggestion that you play them at 69 rpm.... They lived like nomads through much of the 1980...
  • Iconic German metal trio RAGE reveal details of ‘The Devil Strikes Again’ album

      Iconic German metal trio RAGE have just completed a hugely successful tour of Europe as special guests to their label mates Helloween. A few days before the tour started, ‘My Way’, the band's brand new EP was released via Nuclear Blast and y...
  • L.A.-based THE RECORD COMPANY sign with Concord Music Group for ‘Give It Back’ debut

      L.A.-based three-piece The Record Company has signed with Concord Music Group, and release their debut album Give It Back to You on March 25th. The album is an crackling mix of influences from a band already celebrated for their exhilarating liv...
  • Melodic metal quintet VALUES confirm UK tour dates with PROLONG THE AGONY

      After a triumphant EP release show in their hometown of Leeds last week, melodic metal newcomers VALUES have confirmed that they will hit the road in spring as special guests to Prolong The Agony.   Tour dates:   27.03.16 - London,...
  • Yo, Adrian! ROCKY IV soundtrack to get reissued on heavyweight transparent vinyl

    The original motion picture soundtrack to the fourth movie in Sylvester Stallone's Rocky franchise, ROCKY IV, is set for reissue on March 18th, 2016 on suitably heavyweight, 180g transparent vinyl - not even Ivan Drago could break it!     O...
  • Belgian pop rock gods SOULWAX stream their ‘Belgica’ soundtrack album - listen here!

    Soulwax emerge with news of forthcoming musical endeavours, the soundtrack for ‘Belgica’ the new film by Oscar nominated director, Felix Van Groeningen (previously nominated for Best Foreign Language in 2014 with ‘The Broken Circle Br...
  • METALLICA confirmed as Record Store Day 2016 Ambassador

    Record Store Day is thrilled to announce its Ambassador for 2016, Grammy Award-winning, Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductees… METALLICA!     Metallica is no stranger to Record Store Day, this year set for Saturday, April 16th, a special d...
  • VINTAGE TROUBLE return to the UK this June for an eight date headline tour

    2015 saw Vintage Trouble support AC/DC across Australia, Europe and the USA, in amongst a host of sold out headline shows (including London’s Koko), festivals appearances (including BST at Hyde Park) and other major support slots (including opening for ...
  • BOWLING FOR SOUP, STEEL PANTHER and BUCKCHERRY team up for October UK tour

    They've just returned home from a two week welcome back party with their fans at sold out shows across the UK. Now, anyone who thought they might have to wait another couple of years for another dose of Bowling For Soup in the flesh is about to get v...
  • GIUDA set their sights on conquering the US with summer tour dates already booked

    Italian glam rockers GIUDA (pronounced JEW-DA) has announced plans for a U.S. invasion with their “Speaks Evil Tour,” in support of their recently released record, Speaks Evil, which is available now from Burning Heart Records (The Hives, Refused, Mil...
  • DEVIN TOWNSEND and ALEX SKOLNICK announced for HeavyCon

      Following on from the mammoth announcement of Gene Simmons, HeavyCon yesterday announced two of the most exciting and interesting guitarists rock has to offer – Devin Townsend and Alex Skolnick!   Hevy Devy will be rocking up to the ina...
  • ANTHRAX discuses working with Jon Donais on ‘For All Kings’ - watch here!

      Thrash legends ANTHRAX are set to release their new album For All Kings this Friday, Feb 26th (you can read Uber Rock’s review of the album – HERE!) In anticipation of the release, the band have just posted a new trailer discussing what it w...
  • UK nu-metal mob ANTI-CLONE unveil new image and debut album artwork

    One of the UK's best breaking bands is preparing to make their mark in 2016 with the release of their highly anticipated debut album.   Notoriously named as 'murder captial of Britain', the sleepy town of Boston, Lincolnshire is home to apocol...
  • THE SPECIALS announce first UK shows in two years

    THE SPECIALS head out on their first UK tour in two years in October/November 2016 which culminates with two shows at the Troxy in London, and sees them play Scunthorpe, Llandudno, York, Exeter, Reading and Cambridge for the very first time. 35 years sinc...
  • CROSSFAITH announce XENO World Tour EP details - listen here!

    To celebrate the XENO World Tour hitting the UK & Europe, Crossfaith are excited to release a special five-track EP featuring their tour-mates drum‘n’bass‘n’riffs pioneers The Qemists, genre-mashing wrecking crew The One Hundred and the utterl...
  • FAINTEST IDEA unveil ‘Circling The Drain’ video as they return to the road this week

    Kings Lynn rudeboy street punks Faintest Idea are pleased to reveal the video for 'Circling The Drain', the first new material taken from their forthcoming album ‘Increasing The Minimum Rage’ released via Manchester-based punk and ska label TNSrecords...
  • ECHO & THE BUNNYMEN plus a host of others confirmed for Shiiine On Weekender 2016

    Following the sell-out success of the 2015 Shiiine On Weekender, the festival which showcases the best of indie and dance music, alongside some of the best up and coming new bands, returns in 2016 with another stellar line up.     The 2016 ...
  • FRANK TURNER releases ‘Ten For Ten’ album - track list details revealed

    Xtra Mile Recordings and Frank Turner are excited to announce the CD release of Ten For Ten. This set of ten tracks, handpicked by Frank, was originally released on vinyl as part of The First Ten Years boxed set released late 2015. A 7LP set, it included ...
  • CATFISH AND THE BOTTLEMEN announce April dates including their biggest shows so far

    After their much anticipated return with explosive new single ‘Soundcheck’, Catfish and the Bottlemen announce a run of five UK shows this April which includes their first visit to The Forum Kentish Town on April 11th.     Written by Va...
  • Get your rocks off with Episode 90 of THE TWO BUCKS ROCK SHOW

      Episode 90 of THE TWO BUCKS ROCK SHOW is now streaming and can be heard via the Two Bucks YouTube channel below.   On the latest sixty minute headbanging workout you'll hear the audio delights of: The Angry Badgers; Cairo Son; Collapse; S...