Well SETBACK have certainly made an impression in the hard rock scene of the country with being one of the only bands that have a female vocalist that can go toe-to-toe with male hard rock and metal vocalists. They won

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THE thriller writer Christopher Brookmyre* has the protagonist of one his fine novels utter the lines: “Irresistible allure of nostalgia for the aging male who’s pining for lost youth. How the hell else could SLF and The Buzzcocks sell out venues in the late 80s?”

Back then the jaded, backcombed fashionistas would never have

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One shot the King, Double-Wide, September Cross, Audio Toxic, Warcrux & Exitelle

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One shot the King, Double-Wide, September Cross, Audio Toxic, Warcrux & Exitelle

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Making plans for April? Mark a date in your diary for Saturday April 9th before you do anything else!

Veteran metallers Honey for Christ unleash their début full-length platter of heaviness on that date in the ye olde Spring and Airbrake - courtesy of the Distortion Project.

With the tantalising title

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Just coming home from the Powerage Tour in England, MILLION DOLLAR RELOAD take the stage in the Empire Hall in Belfast.  A joyous return for a rockin’ band!

Supporting will be TRUCKER DIABLO, a southern hard rock band who a few

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Pat McManus

Last Updated (Tuesday, 08 March 2011 19:47)

 

Sanitarium

The return of Sanitarium to Masons Bar.

 

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If, at this point, you continue to read further you do so at your own risk...below is a short story; if you chose to progress you will discover that I may have won awards, been commended for my journalism, and even on occassion ghost-written heavy political stuff, but leave me alone with Uncle Jack and cousin Carly then the result is short

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It is not often a Monday night can produce a well ran and promoted gig, and many would

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