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The Dust Coda

FEATURE INTERVIEW: THE DUST CODA – FINAL CHARGE INTO THE TOP 40

The Dust Coda is another contemporary rock n roll band from Earache Records set to break into the official album chart. They entered the mid-week chart at 11 – and the coming days will decide whether grass-roots fan power can …

Scarlet Rebels

FEATURE INTERVIEW: SCARLET REBELS SIGN WITH EARACHE RECORDS

Scarlet Rebels join Massive Wagons, Those Damn Crows and The Dust Coda by signing with Earache Records, the label is championing the New Wave of Rock n Roll and the label that has been putting rising rock back in the …

Luke Morley

FEATURE INTERVIEW: LUKE MORLEY ON NEW THUNDER ALBUM

British rock royalty, Thunder, return with another sizzling album – ‘All The Right Noises’. Ahead of its release, I spoke with songwriter and guitar maestro Luke Morley on the album’s genesis, a year of lockdown and the viability of European …

Joseph Williams

FEATURE INTERVIEW: JOSPEPH WILLIAMS – NEW ALBUM

The second of two interviews with Joseph Williams, here Joseph talks about is new album released February 2021. Originally aired in January 2021 as an hour special with music.

Steve Lukather & Joseph Williams. Photo by Alex Solca.

FEATURE INTERVIEW: JOSEPH WILLIAMS – TOTO SHOW

The first of two interviews with Joseph Williams. Originally aired back-to-back with a Steve Lukather hour in November 2020, Joseph talks about the new Toto line up and the global stream concert event. Reflections also on childhood memories of the …

Steve Lukather

FEATURE INTERVIEW: STEVE LUKATHER – NEW ALBUM

The second of two interviews with Steve, following our chat on the Toto live stream show in November 2020, were Steve talks about his new solo album. Originally aired in January 2021 as an hour special with music.

When Rivers Meet

SHORT INTERVIEW: WHEN RIVERS MEET

The second of two interviews in as many months with this fine rising band. This, a rather playful chat over Zoom, Grace reacts to the band’s shortlisting for four industry awards. She also talks about the music that has inspired …

Massive Wagons

FEATURE INTERVIEW: MASSIVE WAGONS CHRISTMAS SPECIAL

As part of our Earache Christmas cracker, an interview with long-standing faves Massive Wagons, Here we hear from Barry Mills about a year in review for the band, a story of reacting to adversity and innovating.

Inglorious

FEATURE INTERVIEW: INGLORIOUS

Nathan James talks about the making of the band’s fourth studio album ‘We Will Ride,’ creating music during lockdown and forward-looking plans for the year ahead.

FEATURE INTERVIEW: DOUG ALDRICH

The Dead Daisies are back for 2021 with a new album, a new sound and the voice of Glenn Hughes. This interview takes us back to summer 2020 as we re-emerged from the first Covid lockdown. The Dead Daisies were …

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FRIDAY ROCKSHOW – 3 April

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