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En Garde - ‘Weekenders’ (Self Released) Print E-mail
Written by Darrel Sutton   
Tuesday, 20 January 2015 03:00

En Gardeapproved small 2013En Garde hail from South Wales and feature within their ranks ex members of Attack! Attack! and Kids In Glass Houses. With the impending release of ‘Weekenders’ Uber Rock’s Darrel Sutton is convinced the band are about to unleash one of the best albums of year even though we are less than a month into 2015. To find out what is so very special about this as yet relatively unknown band hit the muthafuckin’ link punks.

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Butch Walker - 'Afraid Of Ghosts' (Lojinx) Print E-mail
Written by Gaz E   
Monday, 19 January 2015 03:00

butchwalkerghostcoverapproved small 2013Released next month via Lojinx (in the UK, Dangerbird Records in the US), 'Afraid Of Ghosts' is the seventh full studio album from Butch Walker. Even though it was produced by Ryan Adams and features guest appearances from Bob Mould and Johnny Depp, Uber Rock's Gaz E finds this new album to be Walker's most personal yet.....

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Midnite Mixtape Massacre - Richard Jones - Fireroad Print E-mail
Written by Richard Jones   
Sunday, 18 January 2015 03:00

Rich ThmbTaking some time out from the writing and recording of Fireroad’s long awaited second studio album we cornered the band’s singer/guitarist Richard Jones and challenged him to pick the 13 songs that would make his ultimate mixtape. We think that the resulting compilation will surprise and enlighten, so hit the link to find out which tracks made the final cut along with the reasons behind his selections.

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Papa Roach - 'F.E.A.R.' (Eleven Seven Music) Print E-mail
Written by Gaz E   
Saturday, 17 January 2015 03:00

paparoachfearcoverPapa Roach returns with 'F.E.A.R.', the band's eighth full studio album, and one that signifies a "new dawn" for the Californian band. Yeah, another one. Uber Rock's Gaz E wonders what happened to a band that, despite its critics, used to have something of an edge about it.....

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Straight To Video - 'Straight 2 Video: The Sequel' (TrashPit Records) Print E-mail
Written by Gaz E   
Friday, 16 January 2015 03:00

S2Vcoverapproved small 2013Rob Lane, with 'Straight 2 Video: The Sequel', is aiming to lay claim to one of the rare examples of a sequel being greater than the original. Could this PledgeMusic-funded album, with one side dedicated to songs from '80s movies, '90s movies the other, really top the original STV EP from 2013? Uber Rock's Gaz E goes to the movies.....

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Marilyn Manson - 'The Pale Emperor' (Hell, etc.) Print E-mail
Written by Rob Watkins   
Thursday, 15 January 2015 03:00

MMalbumnews500Marilyn Manson returns with ninth studio album, 'The Pale Emperor'. Released on his own Hell, etc. label (via Cooking Vinyl here), this new long player had Uber Rock's Rob Watkins putting on his dope hat, getting his gunn and playing with my monkey. Yes, our man loves MM and that wasn't about to change with this new album.....

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Revolution Saints - 'Revolution Saints' (Frontiers Records) Print E-mail
Written by Mark Ashby   
Wednesday, 14 January 2015 03:00

REVOLUTION SAINTSThose of you who have ever seen Journey (or for that matter Soul SirkUS) live will know how fantastic a singer drummer Deen Castronovo is, so much so in fact many still think of him as the perfect successor to Steve Perry. Revolution Saints then sees Deen stepping out from behind the kit and super grouping it up with Night Ranger’s Jack Blades and guitarist Doug Aldrich, to produce a dozen tracks Uber Rock’s Mark Ashby likens to “Journey with balls”. Hit the link to find out exactly what that means.

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U.D.O. - 'Decadent' (AFM Records) Print E-mail
Written by Mark Ashby   
Tuesday, 13 January 2015 03:00

UDOThese past few years Teutonic rockers U.D.O. have been pumping out quality heavy metal albums at a fair old rate of knots, but as band main man Udo Dirkschneider approaches his 63rd year on this planet Uber Rock’s Mark Ashby wonders if 'Decadent', his 15th solo release, might just be his most consistent record in decades. Click the ‘Read More’ link to find out why.

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Wednesday 13 - 'Monsters Of The Universe: Come Out & Plague' (Cargo Records) Print E-mail
Written by Gaz E   
Monday, 12 January 2015 03:00

wed13monstunicover300'Monsters Of The Universe: Come Out & Plague', the new album from Wednesday 13, finds the Murderdolls frontman wiping away the horror make-up and, instead, watching the skies with his first concept album. Uber Rock's Gaz E has a close encounter of the thirteen kind.....

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Duncan Reid - Uber Rock Interview Exclusive Print E-mail
Written by Dom Daley   
Sunday, 11 January 2015 03:00

duncanint86Promoting the difficult second album, former Boys man Duncan Reid was cornered by Uber Rock's Dom Daley and forced into giving a difficult second interview for the website to excite. Want to know everything about the writing, recording and touring in support of that second long player? It's all here.....

 

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Sweet & Lynch - 'Only To Rise' (Frontiers Records) Print E-mail
Written by Mark Ashby   
Saturday, 10 January 2015 03:20

SWEET LYNCHWhat happens when you put Stryper singer/guitarist Michael Sweet in a recording studio with ex Dokken six stringer George Lynch, drummer Brian Tichy and bassist James Lomenzo? Well Uber Rock’s Mark Ashby is about to find out as he goes track by track through ‘Only To Rise’ the debut record from Sweet & Lynch. But does he find himself in melodic rock Heaven or Hell? Hit the link and all will be revealed.

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The Uber Rock Radio Show: Episode 54 Print E-mail
Written by Gaz E   
Saturday, 10 January 2015 03:00

URradiothumb2014Episode 54 of The Uber Rock Radio Show was the first of 2015 and you can bet your sweet bippy that it was a stonker!! Some are calling it the greatest two hours of radio in the history of ears... others are calling it codswallop - either way, if you want to hear hot new music and inane chatter from a trio of idiots then this is the place for you!

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Dub War/Misled Truth/Applied Science - Newport, The Bassment - 27th December 2014 Print E-mail
Written by Nev Brooks   
Friday, 09 January 2015 03:20

Dub War posterPlaying their first live show in eighteen years Newport raga/punk heroes Dub War returned to the live stage recently for a Sold Out show at their home city’s Bassment venue. On hand to check out all the action for Uber Rock was Nev Brooks. Irie!

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The Sick Livers/Science Bastard/Trigger McPoopshute - Newport, Le Pub - 27th December 2014 Print E-mail
Written by Dom Daley   
Friday, 09 January 2015 03:20

sicklepub1486Glunk troublemakers The Sick Livers exchanged their unwanted Xmas gift of a "Pound Shop Showaddywaddy" tag and swapped it for a "Pound Shop Mud" one as they brought the mental to Newport by way of their now-annual Christmas gig. With support from Science Bastard and the now sadly good Trigger McPoopshute, Uber Rock's Dom Daley had himself a festive frolick.....

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Michael Schenker’s Temple Of Rock/Western Sand - London, Shepherd’s Bush Empire - 20th December 2014 Print E-mail
Written by Jim Rowland   
Thursday, 08 January 2015 03:00

schenker thmbWith the festive season almost upon him Uber Rock’s Jim Rowland donned his denim cut off and bullet belt for one last time and set sail for Shepherd’s Bush for a night of six string wizardry courtesy of Michael Schenker and his Temple Of Rock. Would it live up to the band’s recent show stealing slot at Hard Rock Hell VIII? Read on to find out.

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The Who/Slydigs - Cardiff, Motorpoint Arena - 15th December 2014 Print E-mail
Written by Johnny H   
Wednesday, 07 January 2015 03:00

thewho hits thmb Seven dates into their ten date Hits 50 UK arena tour and The Who hit Cardiff ready for gig number eight and another night of hits, hits and more hits, but all was not well in the camp as Johnny H was soon about to discover. Hit the link to find out how a Who gig to end all Who gigs suddenly became more of an exercise in damage limitation for singer Roger Daltrey.

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