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AC/DC - 'Rock Or Bust' (Columbia) Print E-mail
Written by Jamie Richards   
Friday, 28 November 2014 04:05

ACDCrock300Wait, has there been something going on with AC/DC? What with the exit of Malcolm Young, return of nephew Stevie, Phil Rudd's gummy headline news appearances, dodgy music video and the rumours flying around concerning veteran Welsh drummer Bob "Killer" Richards you'd hardly have noticed. Uber Rock's Jamie Richards fell in love with AC/DC decades ago - what would he make of new album, 'Rock Or Bust'?

Lovesores - 'Focke-Wulf vs. Spitfire!' (Hound Gawd Records) Print E-mail
Written by Dom Daley   
Friday, 28 November 2014 03:00

lovesoresfocke300The Lovesores hail from Portland, OR and ply their trashy trade in the kind of glunk rock 'n' roll that pays the bills at URHQ. Uber Rock's Dom Daley gets his wings with the band's new four track EP, 'Focke-Wulf vs. Spitfire!', another contender for extended player of the year....

Win a pair of tickets to next weekend’s Winter Rocks Festival in Sheffield Print E-mail
Written by Johnny H   
Thursday, 27 November 2014 19:58

Winter Rocks thmbOn December 6th the likes of The Answer, Heaven’s Basement, Black Spiders, Eureka Machines, I Am Giant, Zodiac N Black, Stonewall Noise Orchestra, The Aaron Keylock Band, Liberty Lies and Goat Leaf will be entertaining the Corporation masses at Sheffield’s very first Winter Rocks Festival. Uber Rock has a a pair of tickets to give away to one lucky reader, so click the link to find out how to enter this truly exclusive competition.

Rich Robinson - Cardiff, The Globe - 13th November 2014 Print E-mail
Written by Russ P   
Thursday, 27 November 2014 03:00

Rich Robinson thmbEx-Black Crowes guitarist Rich Robinson returned to the UK recently for his longest tour of these fair isles since those bygone early days when he was still shaking his moneymaker for a living. Uber Rock’s Russ P wasn’t about to miss this though especially when the second night of the UK leg of The Ceaseless Sight Tour was set in the near perfect surroundings of Cardiff’s bohemian Globe venue. Read on to find out if the show lived up to his expectations.

Donnie Vie - 'The White Album' (Livewire/Cargo Records) Print E-mail
Written by Rob Watkins   
Wednesday, 26 November 2014 03:00

DonnieVieTheWhiteAlbum-600x614Former Enuff Z'Nuff frontman Donnie Vie returns with 'The White Album', a nineteen song-strong double album that had Uber Rock's resident EZN/Vie fanatic Rob Watkins hot under the collar at the slightest thought of. Would these seventeen new songs and a pair of cover versions float his boat? Is that a canoe in Watkins's pocket or is he just pleased to see this album in his collection?

Robert Plant And The Sensational Space Shifters/The Last Internationale - Newport, Centre - 9th November 2014 Print E-mail
Written by Johnny H   
Tuesday, 25 November 2014 03:00

rp lullaby artwork 3Having just released one of his most successful solo albums in decades, the brooding yet brilliant ‘lullaby and... The Ceaseless Roar’, Robert Plant decided that instead of taking the filthy lucre to tour with a reformed Led Zeppelin, he’d instead head out on the road with The Sensational Space Shifters and once again reinvent some of that aforementioned band’s legendary back catalogue along the way. Uber Rock’s Johnny H was at the tour’s opening night at the as equally legendary Newport Centre, this is what he witnessed.

Johnny Thunders (and related artists) - 'Looking For Johnny' Original Soundtrack Album (Jungle Records) Print E-mail
Written by Dom Daley   
Monday, 24 November 2014 03:00

lookingjohnnycdThe Original Soundtrack Album of Danny Garcia's Looking For Johnny documentary arrives in time for the US Record Store Day in a limited red vinyl double album set. Uber Rock's Dom Daley marvels at the rarities on offer featuring Johnny Thunders himself, and a slew of new material dedicated to the late, great rock 'n' roll hero.....

Joe Elliott - Uber Rock Interview Exclusive + win tickets to see Elliott’s Down ‘N’ Outz live in London, courtesy of MAMA Print E-mail
Written by Eamon O'Neill   
Sunday, 23 November 2014 03:00

JE thmbAs frontman for Def Leppard, Joe Elliott is part of one of the most successful British acts of all time. Conquering America with two back to back multi-million selling albums in the 80s, his place in music history is assured. Yet, he’s never one to shy away from paying homage to his heroes, and having just released a second album with his Mott The Hoople loving Down ‘n’ Outz, the band are heading out on the road in December, and here you can win tickets to the London show. Ahead of the tour though, Joe also caught up with Uber Rock’s Eamon O’Neill to discuss the band, Leppard’s plans for the future and their shady past. Do ya wanna get rocked? Read on.

Motorhead/The Damned/The BossHoss - Wembley, The SSE Arena - 8th November 2014 Print E-mail
Written by Jim Rowland   
Saturday, 22 November 2014 03:00

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Returning to UK stages for three of their biggest shows since their early eighties heyday, Motorhead were back in London town with an all-star supporting cast for one night only at the recently retitled SSE Arena. Jim Rowland was down the front for Uber Rock for this one wearing his best denim cut off and bullet belt and hoping for at least a surprise, or two, or three? Read on to discover exactly what happened next….

Richie Ramone - 'Entitled' (DC-Jam Records) Print E-mail
Written by Dom Daley   
Friday, 21 November 2014 03:00

richieramoneentitledcoverAccording to Joey Ramone, drummer Richie saved the Ramones and put the spirit back in Da Bruddas. After playing over 500 shows with the band, and being the only drummer to sing lead vocals on Ramones songs, Richie is now out on his own and, in anticipation of his impending European and UK tour, Uber Rock got Dom Daley to check out his latest solo release, 'Entitled'.....

James Williamson - 'Re-Licked' (Leopard Lady Records) Print E-mail
Written by Dom Daley   
Thursday, 20 November 2014 03:00

james will'Re-Licked' finds Stooges guitarist James Williamson picking through the back catalogue of his celebrated band, mixing and recording certain songs properly for the first time in their history. He's also brought along a legion of guest singers to front the tunes, from Primal Scream's Bobby Gillespie to The Bellrays' Lisa Kekaula. Uber Rock's Dom Daley is re-licking his fingers at the prospect of such a release.....

Wonk Unit/Beautiful Strangers/The Quisling Killers/Gung Ho/Dirty Bob - Abertillery, The Dolls House - 1st November 2014 Print E-mail
Written by Johnny H   
Wednesday, 19 November 2014 03:00

WU thmbBilled as a Halloween Hellraiser, the fact that this 5 band bill missed the haunting mark by a full 24 hours seemingly didn’t matter to the people of Abertillery who had embraced the fancy dress aspect of the night with both claws. Uber Rock’s Johnny H was also in attendance in his usual Frankenstein’s monster get up, but for him it was more about witnessing headliners Wonk Unit along with a strong Welsh undercard. Missed this night of horrific musical celebration, or simply cannot remember it? Then read on.

The Godfathers/The Lone Sharks - Bristol, The Thunderbolt - 30th October 2014 Print E-mail
Written by Nev Brooks   
Tuesday, 18 November 2014 03:00

God thmbLegendary British Rock ‘n’ Rollers The Godfathers are back in action once more with an all new five piece line up, and almost a year to the day they returned to Bristol’s Thundrbolt venue to play a low key warm up show for their Halloween spooktacular in London the following night. Also on the bill were local glunkers The Lone Sharks, whilst returning to reviewing duties was Uber Rock’s Nev Brooks. Hit the link to find out how the revitalised headliners performed.

Glamour Of The Kill - 'After Hours' (Self Released) Print E-mail
Written by Gaz E   
Monday, 17 November 2014 04:00

GOTKafterhoursartwork500Glamour Of The Kill follow up their second album, 'Savages', with a crowd-funded EP that will no doubt push them onwards and upwards. Featuring guest appearances from Papa Roach's Jacoby Shaddix and Escape The Fate's Craig Mabbitt, 'After Hours', as Uber Rock's Gaz E discovered, is massive.....

Senser - 'Stacked Up XX' (Strike Back) Print E-mail
Written by Ross Welford   
Monday, 17 November 2014 03:00

senserstackedupXX'Stacked Up XX' is the 20th anniversary reissue of Senser's debut album, which originally hit Number 4 on the UK album chart upon release in 1994. This deluxe double CD/Vinyl reissue contains not only that hit album but also another album's worth of remixes. Uber Rock's Ross Welford checks it out.....

CUB director Jonas Govaerts (The Hickey Underworld) interviewed exclusively for Uber Rock by Exit_International's Scott Lee Andrews! Print E-mail
Written by Scott Lee Andrews   
Sunday, 16 November 2014 03:30

jonascub86Thought that the horror at URHQ died out when the sun came up on November 1st? Think again. Scott Lee Andrews of uber-faves Exit_International came up with the idea of interviewing some of his favourite underground film makers exclusively for Uber Rock, the first being Jonas Govaerts, director of CUB who some may know as guitarist of Belgian alt. rockers The Hickey Underworld. Let's recap: E_I, horror movies, Uber Rock, The Hickey Underworld - if you like any combination of the above then this is a must-read!


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