The Black Crowes Present: Shake Your Money Maker, the multi-platinum debut by the seminal rock n' roll band The Black Crowes, is being re-released in multi-formats sets on February 26, 2021, through UMe/American Recordings. Coming in a variety of formats, the release follows the band's reunion, which was announced in late 2019.
Ramblin’ Man Fair festival 2021 are pleased to announce some key bands including Saturday headliners Europe, for the festival on the 16th to 18th July 2021. Ramblin’ Man Fair has established itself as a staple of the UK festival calendar with incredible bands, stunning surroundings and an awesome atmosphere.
Two of rock’s most admired musicians have joined forces for an exciting new side-project. Smith/Kotzen is the electrifying collaboration between guitarists & vocalists Adrian Smith & Richie Kotzen. With a full album confirmed for 2021, the pair have just released debut single' Taking My Chances'.
The Prosaics, aka A.G. Williams, is one man with a machine, who through his songs offers both romance and disappointment and is a solution to the vacuous pop that seems to dominate the airwaves. His songs are wry, scornful and cripplingly English. ‘Frown’ the debut single from this uniquely clever and obscure music artist, is released via DistroKid.
Iconic Swiss band ‘The Beauty Of Gemina’ released a new single ‘Friends of Mine’ on 13th November via TBOG Music. The single is taken from their forthcoming album, ‘Skeleton Dreams’ that’s out in the UK on 5th February 2021.
Black Sabbath are to release the Super Deluxe Edition of 1972 classic 'Vol. 4'. The set follows on from 2020's expansive 'Paranoid' reissue, and includes the newly remastered original album, plus twenty previously unreleased studio and live recordings . It will be available on 4-CD And 5-LP formats through BMG on February 12th 2021.
Guns N’ Roses front man Axl Rose may have a reputation as a bad-boy, partying rock star, but when it comes to making music, he is all business, as he proved in 2016 when he came to AC/DC’s rescue. Four years ago, AC/DC was on the verge of cancelling their world tour after they found out that vocalist Brian Johnson was having problems with his ears. To make matters worse, doctors blamed the loud and raucous concerts for his hearing issues and claimed he risked going deaf if he did not stop performing with the band.
Geezer Butler has officially called time on Black Sabbath, declaring; “it’s over”. Dismissing long discussed fan chatter about a possible final Sabbath gig at Birmingham’s Villa Park, the bassist is the first member of the Birmingham quartet to apparently officially confirm the end of the band. Butler made his comments while speaking to eonmusic about the recent reissue of his solo catalogue.
EXCLUSIVE: Geezer Butler has lamented the passing of Eddie Van Halen one month of after the celebrated musician died, saying; “I can’t believe he’s no longer with us”. In a new interview with eonmusic, the Black Sabbath bassist also confirmed the long running rumour that the band had worked with Eddie Van Halen, and that the guitarist even co-wrote a track with the Birmingham metal legends back in the 1990s.
French / Australian music artist, producer, poet and video creator Benedict Sinister has covered Serge Gainsbourg for his third single release. Coming via the label Music For Sapiosexuals, “I’ve Come to Tell You I’m Going Away” is a translation of the 1973 track by the French musical legend, written whilst he was recovering from his first heart attack, is Benedict’s homage to the great break-up songs.