DIO: LIVE IN LONDON HAMMERSMITH APOLLO 1993

Apart from his somewhat diminutive stature, the late great Ronnie James Dio was the quintessential metal frontman, even laying claim to pioneering the use of the ‘horns-up’ gesture (though a certain Gene Simmons would quibble with that claim). Little doubt though that Dio, with bands like Rainbow, Black Sabbath and Continue Reading

SINGAPORE ROCK FESTIVAL – SET TIMES [NEWS]

  Six rock bands over two nights. Not strictly ‘metal’, more like ‘hard rock’ – the distinction I make is that there is more melodic content in these bands – Alice in Chains even has harmonies! But there’s gonna be speed, riffs and heavy heavy vibes throughout. Hope you’ve got Continue Reading

SINGAPORE ROCK FESTIVAL [NEWS]

Here’s a festival specially made for all you metalheads out there. ROB ZOMBIE! KORN! Tickets for the first night on March 5 is on sale now while tickets for the second night on March 6 goes on sale 9:00 AM on January 10 at www.sistic.com.sg Early Bird Doubleshot Package: $198 Continue Reading

BLURB-O-RAMA

Here we go – your weekly dose of capsule reviews. COLORWAY – S/t Rock n’ roll will never die! This just might be power trio Colorway‘s manifesto on this eponymous debut. Rollicking numbers like “I’m Still Running” and “Live With Me” get the point across very succinctly. But singer-songwriter F Continue Reading