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Whitesnake - ‘Made In Japan’ (Frontiers Records) PDF Print E-mail
Written by Rob Watkins   
Monday, 08 April 2013 03:00

Whitesnake Made In JapanAs rock legends Whitesnake prepare to bring their live spectacle to UK Arenas next month, what better way to get you in the mood than a 2 CD and DVD set by the band recorded in Japan back in 2011? Uber Rock’s resident Lovehunter Mr Rob Watkins is the scribe with Forevermore to listen to such an expansive set, and here is his verdict.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 31 December 2013 09:47
The Trial - 'The Trial' (Self Released) PDF Print E-mail
Written by Steve Beebee   
Monday, 20 February 2012 05:30

the-trial-1984_2Über Röck welcomes Steve Beebee to its ever-swelling ranks of righteous rock 'n' roll  writers.....and what an album to open his account with. The Trial was the name of Kory Clarke's pre-Warrior Soul outfit and this, their self-titled album, had become something of a Holy Grail to fans and collectors alike. Now, released for the first time, this time capsule from 1983 has been cracked open: if you're curious about this curio, then read on........

Last Updated on Saturday, 18 February 2012 20:36
Dirt Box Disco - 'Peoplemadeofpaper' (STP Records) PDF Print E-mail
Written by Johnny H   
Thursday, 07 March 2013 03:00

Peoplemadeofpaper coverEver since Dirt Box Disco first bludgeoned their way into our lives just over a year ago, URHQ has pretty much constantly resonated to the sound of their debut album ‘Legends’. If you want instant anthems played by masked men then these five guys are gonna be the new kings of your nighttime world. So just how do the Dirt Box guys follow up such a strong debut? Well Johnny H got an exclusive preview of 'Peoplemadeofpaper' recently - and this is his verdict. 

Last Updated on Monday, 30 December 2013 09:38
The Lords Of The New Church - 'The Gospel Truth (Box Set)' (Easy Action) PDF Print E-mail
Written by Dom Daley   
Wednesday, 16 January 2013 03:00

LORDS FRONT BOX FLATapproved small 2013Hot on the heels of Jungle Records recent masterpiece, the 'L.A.M.F.' box set, comes another essential piece of glunk rock history this time from The Lords Of The New Church and Easy Action. Boasting 3 CDs and a DVD this set is crammed full of studio and live audio curios plus a video from a show in Vienna in 1988. Dom Daley cracks open the clamshell case for Uber Rock and luxuriates in the beauty of one hugely missed band. You want to join him?

Last Updated on Thursday, 26 December 2013 09:47
Anvil - ‘Hope In Hell’ (SPV / Steamhammer) PDF Print E-mail
Written by Jim Rowland   
Tuesday, 21 May 2013 03:00

Hope In Hell AnvilFive years on from the infamous documentary that made Anvil almost overnight stars, band mainstays Lips and Robb Reiner return with a new bass player Sal Italiano, and with Bob Marlette once again behind the mixing desk for their fifteenth studio album ‘Hope In Hell’. URHQ’s sole metal pounder Jim Rowland loves his Anvil music hard ‘n’ heavy so is the record to finally see the band recapture their early full on metal on metal promise? Click the link to read his verdict.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 01 January 2014 11:37

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