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Thunder Storm Into 2017 Tour

The mighty Thunder will be undertaking a UK tour in March 2017. These hotly anticipated dates will of course be packed with many of the hits from the band’s stellar history, but also tracks from their follow up to the

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Thunder Storm Into 2017 Tour

The mighty Thunder will be undertaking a UK tour in March 2017. These hotly anticipated dates will of course be packed with many of the hits from the band’s stellar history, but also tracks from their follow up to the

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Iron Maiden Continue The Book Of Souls World Tour

Rock legends IRON MAIDEN continue their hugely successful The Book of Souls World Tour into 2017 with a series of European arena shows opening in Antwerp, Belgium on April 22, Maiden’s first visit to this city since 1981 on the

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Iron Maiden Continue The Book Of Souls World Tour

Rock legends IRON MAIDEN continue their hugely successful The Book of Souls World Tour into 2017 with a series of European arena shows opening in Antwerp, Belgium on April 22, Maiden’s first visit to this city since 1981 on the

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Rikk Agnew – From Social Distortion to 45 Grave

In the second in our series about the US punk scene, Music Writer Mike Essington interviews Rikk Agnew. Whether you’re talking about Southern California Punk Rock, Huntington Beach Punk, Orange County Punk, or even Death Rock, there is only one name that has influenced

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Rikk Agnew – From Social Distortion to 45 Grave

In the second in our series about the US punk scene, Music Writer Mike Essington interviews Rikk Agnew. Whether you’re talking about Southern California Punk Rock, Huntington Beach Punk, Orange County Punk, or even Death Rock, there is only one name that has influenced

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Symbol Six’s Eric Leach Talks Punk

In a brand new series, Music Writer Mike Essington interviews some of the most prominent names on the US punk scene starting with Symbol Six’s Eric Leach. Symbol Six is a punk rock/rock and roll band formed in Santa Monica, California in

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Symbol Six’s Eric Leach Talks Punk

In a brand new series, Music Writer Mike Essington interviews some of the most prominent names on the US punk scene starting with Symbol Six’s Eric Leach. Symbol Six is a punk rock/rock and roll band formed in Santa Monica, California in

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The Pot of Gold

Rock writer, Greg Harrop, goes over somewhere over the rainbow but does he find a pot of gold? When Ritchie Blackmore announced the intention of playing a few rock gigs in 2016 pens, mics and plectra were dropped across the

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The Pot of Gold

Rock writer, Greg Harrop, goes over somewhere over the rainbow but does he find a pot of gold? When Ritchie Blackmore announced the intention of playing a few rock gigs in 2016 pens, mics and plectra were dropped across the

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Spotlight on…Prince

In the latest in our ‘spotlight’ series, Music Writer Mike Essington shines the light on Prince… I remember being in Barber College and hearing that on November 4, 1984, Prince would be launching his Purple Rain tour in America.  The tickets went

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Spotlight on…Prince

In the latest in our ‘spotlight’ series, Music Writer Mike Essington shines the light on Prince… I remember being in Barber College and hearing that on November 4, 1984, Prince would be launching his Purple Rain tour in America.  The tickets went

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The Money is on Eddie Money

In his second book, Life Won’t Wait, our Music Writer Mike Essington shares his own personal experiences, including this interaction with American singer, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist Eddie Money who found success in the 1970s and 1980s with a string of Top 40

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The Money is on Eddie Money

In his second book, Life Won’t Wait, our Music Writer Mike Essington shares his own personal experiences, including this interaction with American singer, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist Eddie Money who found success in the 1970s and 1980s with a string of Top 40