hard rock

Stampede - A Sudden Impulse (Grind That Axe)

Twenty eight years in the making, A Sudden Impulse sees the NWOBHM stalwarts in fine form.
Release Date: 
8 May 2011 - 11:30pm

One of the biggest shocks of recent times in the world of metal was the news that NWOBHM nearly men Stampede were reforming.

CellOut - Superstar Prototype (Nuerra Records)

Slick production line metal that may not be quite as universally appealing as the band might think...
Release Date: 
22 Jul 2011 (All day)

I’m only a young man, but already I seem to have developed a slight suspicion of anything ‘modern’.

Young Guns - Go for it!

Gustav Wood remains down to earth despite his band's meteoric rise to eminence. Scott Adams caught up for a chat with him about classic rock,a possible jazz odyssey and their upcoming jaunt down under a part of Soundwave Revolution.

Young Guns are one of those bands that lazy journalists love – the overnight sensations that have actually taken a fair while to reach the exalted attention and adulation of

Rock tips from Danko Jones

Rock and roll rebellion is the ethos of Canada's Danko Jones as he sits down for a man-to-man with Metal as Fuck, talking about celebrities, tours and sex tips...

Danko Jones (the band, not the man) are like the outlaw bikers of rock ‘n’ roll. They don’t care what you think. They don’t care what you say. Mr.

Steel Panther - Feel the Steel (Universal/Island)

Crack your "Parental Advisory" stickers out, 80s retro comedy rockers Steel Panther are on the warpath - their target? Ladies. Oh, and everything pure and decent in this world. As well as "butt metal." Pass that hairspray, will ya?
Release Date: 
7 Jun 2009 - 11:30pm

A few years ago, retro was king.