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AC Alexander - Lizzy Borden - Interview Exclusive Print E-mail
Written by John Oakley   
Tuesday, 30 November 2010 05:00

acthumbAmerican heavy metal menace to society Lizzy Borden has been rolling its murderess metal road show into towns across this rock 'n' roll world for over a quarter of a century with the next UK stop being this week's Hard Rock Hell IV festival in Wales. John Oakley caught up with guitarist AC Alexander to talk heroes, hard rock and holiday camps.......

Gwar - 'Bloody Pit Of Horror' (AFM Records) Print E-mail
Written by Gaz E   
Monday, 29 November 2010 05:00

gwarthumbGaz E, forever disappointed by the departure of Slymenstra Hymen, attempts to disguise his obvious upset as he checks out 'Bloody Pit Of Horror', the twelfth studio album from the legendary Gwar.

Suicidal Tendencies - 'No Mercy Fool! / The Suicidal Family' (Suicidal Records) Print E-mail
Written by Matt Phelps   
Sunday, 28 November 2010 05:30

suithumb'No Mercy Fool! / The Suicidal Family' is a fourteen track collection of re-recorded songs from the Suicidal archive. Collecting seven songs each from the 1987 album 'Join The Army' and the 'Widespread Bloodshed' album from Mike Muir and Mike Clark's No Mercy, this release needed to be reviewed by a true Cyco. Cue Matt Phelps.....

Hardcore Superstar - 'Split Your Lip' (Nuclear Blast Records) Print E-mail
Written by Ross Welford   
Saturday, 27 November 2010 06:00

hcssthumbWhere we once celebrated new Hardcore Superstar albums, now they split opinion here at ÜRHQ like Blackie Lawless used to split audiences - right down the middle. Would new album 'Split Your Lip' be more of the same or a much needed return to form? There was only one man who could do this review justice....and he has the scars to prove it.....

Motorhead/Michael Monroe - Bristol, Colston Hall - 19th November 2010 Print E-mail
Written by Dom Daley   
Friday, 26 November 2010 05:00
Motorhead_thmbThe annual Motorhead live pilgrimage is once again upon us but, as heads shake at the price of tour merchandise instead of in time with the music, did the legendary British rockers get upstaged by one of their support bands? Dom Daley's not fakin it......
Monster Magnet/Seventh Void - Cardiff, Millennium Music Hall - 18th November 2010 Print E-mail
Written by Nev Brooks   
Thursday, 25 November 2010 05:00
Monster_Magnet_thmbNev Brooks is experiencing the Über Röck reviewer curse. He's arrived early at the venue for a sold out show yet he's already missed the first band on the bill. Will the stoner doom vibes of Seventh Void along with the prospect of seeing a reborn Monster Magnet relax his nerves long enough for him to actually enjoy his night out ?
Off the Record with Mr Big - Ronnie Scott's, London - 17th November 2010 Print E-mail
Written by Andy Rawll   
Wednesday, 24 November 2010 05:30
Mr_Big_thmbGood friend of Über Röck Mr Andy Rawll stepped up to the plate recently when he attended the Planet Rock sponsored acoustic show from recently reunited rock supergroup Mr Big deep in the heart of London's Soho district.
Zac Hutton & George Vasilopoulos - My Uncle The Wolf - Interview Exclusive Print E-mail
Written by Johnny H   
Tuesday, 23 November 2010 05:00
uber01thmbMy Uncle the Wolf may be a new name to a lot of you, but let us assure you it is one you will never forget once you've experienced their 'dynamic pulse groove'. Johnny H caught up with the native New Yorkers recently to see what fuels their hunger for musical innovation. What did he find? Well you'll need to read this to find out...
David “Rock” Feinstein – ‘Bitten By The Beast’ (Niji Entertainment Group) Print E-mail
Written by Johnny H   
Monday, 22 November 2010 05:00

DRF_-_Bitten_By_The_Beast_thmbThe debut solo album from The Rods frontman David "Rock" Feinstein just happens to feature a track with the last recorded vocal from Ronnie James Dio.  Johnny H is on hand to not only review 'The Beast' but also offer you the chance to win one of two copies of the album.

My Chemical Romance - 'Danger Days: The True Lives of The Fabulous Killjoys' (Reprise Records) Print E-mail
Written by Ben Hughes   
Sunday, 21 November 2010 23:26

mcr86My Chemical Romance release their long-awaited fourth studio album, the Rob Cavallo produced 'Danger Days: The True Lives Of The Fabulous Killjoys', and Ben Hughes is going bana-na-nas for it. Read on to find out why.......

Patrick Fuchs - Ross The Boss - Interview Exclusive Print E-mail
Written by Johnny H   
Sunday, 21 November 2010 05:00
Patrick_thumb_picWhen you're set to interview a guitarist whose band mates affectionately refer to as 'Hands of Death' you had better come prepared. So after some studious research Johnny H felt ready to enter into the kingdom of Ross the Boss and face the music so to speak. But wait what's this? Ross can't make the interview and he's sent his frontman instead, what will H Bomb do with all those Dictators and Manowar questions now?  Read on to find out.
Marya Roxx - 'Payback Time' (DR2) Print E-mail
Written by Gaz E   
Saturday, 20 November 2010 05:00

paybacktimethumbAfter what seems like an age, Marya Roxx finally releases her debut album 'Payback Time'. Produced by the legendary Kevin Shirley and featuring the righteous riffmongery of Paul Crook, will this album put Marya firmly on the rock map? Read on to find out......

Therapy? - 'We're Here To The End' (Blast Records) Print E-mail
Written by Dom Daley   
Friday, 19 November 2010 05:00

therapythumbIn March of this year Therapy? performed three nights at the London Water Rats Theatre as part of their 20th anniversary celebrations. These shows were recorded and now form the sultry double-disc, 36 track 'We're Here To The End', the band's first official live album. Dom Daley has a moment of clarity......

No Place Like Home - Bowling For Soup interview exclusive Print E-mail
Written by Rob Lane   
Thursday, 18 November 2010 05:00

bfsinthumbRob Lane caught up with Bowling For Soup on their recent UK tour and nabbed Über Röck an exclusive interview....and a very cool one at that. Eschewing the usual interview clichés, Rob went old school with Jaret, Gary, Chris and Erik and quizzed them on the bands and record stores in their hometowns that influenced them and inspired them to form everyone's favourite band from Texas! Read on for yet another essential über interview....

Franz Treichler - The Young Gods - Interview Exclusive Print E-mail
Written by Tazz Stander   
Wednesday, 17 November 2010 05:00

TYG_thmbPost industrial visions of isolation and despair.  With an intro like that anyone would have thought we'd asked Tazz Stander to take a trip to Merthyr not interview a rock band.  But think again as our Tazz catches up with Franz Treichler leader of avant-garde electro rock innovators The Young Gods for a class of tequila and a chat.

Cheap Trick - Wolverhampton, Wulfrun Hall - 8th November 2010 Print E-mail
Written by Rob 'The Doctor' Watkins   
Tuesday, 16 November 2010 05:00
CT_thmbIn the UK for a flurry of exclusive 'Evening With' shows, Chicago's finest exponents (and some might say originators) of the power pop genre Cheap Trick were a 'must see' for at least three Über Röckers. With Rob 'The Doctor' Watkins being the Trick nut within our fold he was the obvious choice to tell you our story.

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