Rock Radio Northern Ireland
NI ROCKS Recommends "The Road Ahead" by DEFY ALL REASON
I’ve played a single called “Bad Blood” from Welsh rockers Defy All Reason on a few occasions on the NI Rocks Shows. On 11th May, the band released the album “The Road Ahead” following a successful Pledge Campaign. We received a download of the album from our friends at Stampede Press and it certainly ticks a lot of boxes for me! Listeners to the show can expect to hear more from Defy All Reason.
CHILDREN OF BODOM | Alexi and Jonne update fans from the studio
Finnish metallers CHILDREN OF BODOM are currently busy recording ten new tracks for the band’s forthcoming album release in their own studio in Helsinki. Alexi and Jonne took some time out to report from the recording desk and give fans an update on the sessions for the band’s soon to be 9th album. Watch the update here: The yet untitled ...
CROSSFAITH REVEAL THE ONE HUNDRED VS 40 DEEP REMIX
Ahead of their appearance at this weekend’s Slam Dunk festival, Crossfaith have unveiled another epic remix of their seminal track Eclipse, this time ‘The One Hundred vs 40 Deep’ edition. ‘Eclipse’ features on the bands latest album ‘Apocalyze’. Check it out here: Crossfaith will be appearing at Slam Dunk on the Monster Energy Stage ...
GREENLEAF SIGN TO NAPALM RECORDS!
Swedish Rockers GREENLEAF are pleased to announce that they have signed a worldwide deal Napalm Records! GREENLEAF on the signing with Napalm Records: “We’re happy to announce that the next GREENLEAF album will be released on Napalm Records! After many great years with Small Stone Records and especially Scott Hamilton we want to say THANK ...
MARS RED SKY debut new music video ‘The Light Beyond’.
MARS RED SKY debut new music video ‘The Light Beyond’. Check it out here: Taken from 2014′s critically acclaimed ‘Stranded In Arcadia’ album, the gallic power trio rockers stay true to their roots. Shot on location in France and Australia, ‘The Light Beyond’ features downtuned fuzzed up guitars, blues soaked doom laden riffage, ...
AUDIOTOPSY SIGN WITH NAPALM RECORDS!
AUDIOTOPSY, the powerhouse new band featuring guitarist Greg Tribbett (Mudvayne, Hell Yeah), drummer Matt McDonough (Mudvayne), vocalist Billy Keeton (Skrape) and bassist Perry Stern have signed a worldwide deal with Napalm Records. Their debut album is scheduled for release in the fall 2015. “AUDIOTOPSY is the band that has been waiting to happen,” says Greg. ...
Ramblin’ Man Fair Announce “Trooper” As Official Ale For Festival
Ramblin’ Man Fair is delighted to announce TROOPER as its official Ale for this year’s festival which takes place in Mote Park in Maidstone, Kent over the weekend of 25th and 26th July 2015. TROOPER was the #1 requested beer when festival attendees were asked what they’d like to see at Ramblin’ Man Fair and ...
NI ROCKS Interview with AMANDA SOMERVILLE
Singer Amanda Somerville has been involved in many projects as well as releasing her own solo albums and fronting her own band, Trillium. In April, the second album from Kiske Somerville was released through Frontiers Records. “City of Heroes” once again saw Somerville working with Michael Kiske (formerly of Helloween) and Primal Fear members Mat Sinner and Magnus Karlsson. I spoke to Amanda about her work via Skype on 19th May and this will be broadcast on the Friday NI Rocks Show at 9pm UK time on 22nd May. This show can be heard now via the On Demand Player - http://www.rockradioni.co.uk/hosts/ni-rocks-friday-rock-show.html
The interview will be transcribed and posted here in due course.
Last Updated (Wednesday, 20 May 2015 02:29)
AT THE HOLLOW debut new video ‘Numbed’
Helsinki’s masters of melancholic rock, At The Hollow debut the video for “Numbed” – taken from their exceptional debut album “What I Hold Most Dear” Check out the haunting Numbed video here: At The Hollow is a trio raised on a plethora of influences ranging from metal to classical music and grunge to contemporary electronica. The ...
ANTI-FLAG PREMIERE “BRANDENBURG GATE” VIDEO
Punk rock icons Anti-Flag are less than a week away from releasing American Spring, their Spinefarm Records debut, out May 25. Today, the band premieres the video for “Brandenburg Gate” Watch it here: The song features a guest vocal from a fellow punk legend—Tim Armstrong of Rancid, who also appears in the video. Performance ...
GUN ANNOUNCE NEW SINGLE ‘FRANTIC’ FOR RELEASE 8th JUNE 2015 PLUS: AUTUMN TOUR / BEARDED THEORY CAMDEN ROCKS FESTIVALS
GUN are back! The legendary Scottish rockers are set to release their latest single, and title track of new album, ‘Frantic’ on June 8th 2015 via Caroline. ‘Frantic’ is GUN at the top of their game. Featuring a full string section, it takes the band to new territory and blends their rock angst with heartfelt emotion. ...
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