Metal Night at The Towler with Fire in the Empire, A Ritual Spirit and Eternal Fear (Live Review for Manchester Rocks)

"Whilst many folk on a Sunday night are preparing to go back to work on Monday with a dose of Downton Abbey or, shock horror, the X Factor results, a select few like to go out and catch a live band or two. That was certainly the case on Sunday where The Towler had an … Continue reading Metal Night at The Towler with Fire in the Empire, A Ritual Spirit and Eternal Fear (Live Review for Manchester Rocks)

Blaze Bayley on his new EP, how he measures success and why he doesn’t care about being number one in Metal Hammer or Kerrang…

Blaze Bayley, former Wolfsbane and Iron Maiden frontman, has embarked on a…wait for it…acoustic solo tour to bring his new brand of music to the masses.  I caught up with him before his gig at The Towler for a bit of a chat.  I say a bit of a chat, he’s a talkative soul and … Continue reading Blaze Bayley on his new EP, how he measures success and why he doesn’t care about being number one in Metal Hammer or Kerrang…

Reet Hot Chili Peppers at The Towler Review

Those who know me well will know that I'm a teeny bit obsessed with The Red Hot Chili Peppers.  Obviously the real deal is a little busy on tour elsewhere at the moment so I jumped at the chance to review a gig at The Towler from one of the leading UK tributes to them, The Reet Hot Chili Peppers.  They're … Continue reading Reet Hot Chili Peppers at The Towler Review

Websites you should go and check out

Here's some useful links I think you should definitely go and have a nosey at because they rock.  This list will grow so if you think I've missed something, just get in touch. Manchester Rocks is an awesome website to keep up to date with all things rock and metal in Manchester.  It's also the site I do many of my reviews and interviews for … Continue reading Websites you should go and check out