Have to mention this gig announcement for Mark - Rush playing O2 in Dublin on May 12th next year: tickets on sale 26th November
Rush - Beyond the Lighted Stage

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TEUTONIC metal stars of the eighties, Accept, are preparing  for a Belfast date at the Spring and Airbrake on the 20th March hosted by the Distortion Project. Balls the Wall people!
Blood of the Nations

Last Updated (Friday, 19 November 2010 09:36)

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Reported by Whats On Ni http://www.whatsonni.com/blog/?p=2450

Journey and Foreigner, two of the biggest names in Classic Rock have today announced that they will be heading to Ireland in June when the they play Dublin and Belfast together for the very first time.

 

Last Updated (Thursday, 18 November 2010 12:26)

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Guns N Roses are set to begin work on a new album and have promised it won't take the 15 years it took to release 2008's 'Chinese Democracy'.

The group are only in the early stages of writing, but have revealed that they've got "a bunch of ideas".

 

Last Updated (Friday, 12 November 2010 11:18)

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Robin Leach of Lasvegasweekly.com reports: Rock icon Vince Neil said he's got bumps and bruises all over his body from falling on the ice during his daily 5-plus hours of rehearsals for ABC's upcoming Skating With the Stars premiering Nov. 22. "My right knee has taken some punishment," he told me last night at The Rio, where he hosted his 6th Annual Skylar Neil Charity Poker Tournament.

 

Last Updated (Friday, 12 November 2010 11:09)

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Anounced today from The Iron Maiden Site

 

JULY
Wed 20
Thu 21
Sat 23
Sun 24
Wed 27
Thu 28
Sun 31

Scotland, Glasgow SECC
Scotland, Aberdeen AECC P&J Arena
England, Newcastle Metro Radio Arena
England, Sheffield Motorpoint Arena
England, Nottingham Trent FM Arena
England, Manchester MEN Arena
England, Birmingham NIA
AUGUST
Mon 1
Wed 3
Fri 5

Wales, Cardiff CIA Arena
Northern Ireland, Belfast Odyssey
England, London O2 Arena

Last Updated (Thursday, 11 November 2010 12:11)

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Former GUNS N' ROSES guitarist SLASH is celebrating after his solo debut was named Album of the Year at the Classic Rock Roll Of Honour awards on Wednesday (10Nov10).

The rocker's self-titled offering saw off competition from acts including Kiss, Iron Maiden and Wolfmother to win the prize at the ceremony, held at London's Roundhouse venue and hosted by Alice Cooper.

Australian stars AC DC picked up the Band of the Year honour, while Led Zeppelin's John Paul Jones was given a standing ovation as he collected his Outstanding Contribution trophy.

 

Last Updated (Thursday, 11 November 2010 11:59)

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Spinner.com is reporting that  66 year old Rolling Stones guitarist Keith Richards proved he's still a 'Street Fighting Man' on Tuesday, threatening and attacking a Swedish journalist during an interview at a Paris hotel.

Last Updated (Thursday, 11 November 2010 11:51)

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Classic Rock magazine is reporting that Thin Lizzy are to release deluxe, expanded versions of three classic albums on January 24.

The albums in question are:

Jailbreak, Johnny The Fox and Live And Dangerous.

Last Updated (Monday, 27 January 2014 23:48)

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SOME of you who read this column on a regular basis may (or may not!) know that for six years I was a full-time journalist. Even when I sold out to the PR and Communications profession I still penned articles for many a publication.

In penning such articles, drafting text and submitting clean copy one always has to retain a certain

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Thanks to the great guys from theNumber 1 KISS tribute band Hotter Than Hell we have a great competition for you all

 

Last Updated (Monday, 27 January 2014 23:45)

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