Members of Hundred Reasons form new acoustic line up, ‘Undead Raisins’ and announce exclusive UK Tour

Undead Raisins have announced that they will be touring the UK in October and November. Undead Raisins is the acoustic project fronted by Colin Doran and Andy Gilmour of UK post-hardcore/emo, alternative rock legends Hundred Reasons. Tom Stevens, WaterBear’s new BA course leader will be providing additional guitar to complete the Undead Raisins’ line up, with support coming from the very talented Holiday Oscar. “I’m both thrilled and honoured to be playing these…

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THE DEAD DAISIES KICK OFF “WELCOME TO DAISYLAND” TOUR IN LIVERPOOL ON NOVEMBER 13TH!

GREAT MIX OF CLASSIC BRITISH ROCKERS AND HOT UP-AND-COMERS AS SPECIAL GUESTS! EXCLUSIVE EVENT AND TREATS FOR STEELHOUSE TICKET HOLDERS! THE DEAD DAISIES are returning to the UK! Partnering with Academy Events & Planet Rock, the band is very pleased to announce they’ll be back in the UK playing 8 shows throughout the country, adding special guests from both ends…

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Fomalgaut: Kray Vselennoy (2018)

Written by: Kev Rowland It is true to say that I am not intimately familiar with the rock scene in Uzbekistan, and I don’t understand the Cyrillic alphabet either, which means that I am at a total loss when looking at Fomalgaut’s website and trying to understand what it all means. I believe they were formed about 15 years ago,…

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Fuchsia: Fuchsia (1971)

Written by: Kev Rowland Here we have an album that has received almost mythic status since its initial release on the Pegasus label back in 1971. The band was the brainchild of Tony Durant, who provided vocals and both acoustic and electric guitars, and he was joined by bassist Michael Day and drummer Michael Gregory. But what really makes this…

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Madball: Hardcore Lives (2014)

Written by: Kev Rowland ‘Hardcore Lives’ was released on June 27th 2014, and was the first album from Madball in four years. Tracked and engineered by famed Unearth guitarist Ken Susi and mixed & mastered by long-time collaborator Zeuss (Hatebreed, Agnostic Front, Soulfly, Terror, Whitechapel…). The band that started life as an Agnostic Front side-project, with Roger Miret’s young half-brother…

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Madball: For The Cause (2018)

Written by: Kev Rowland This 2018 release saw an important change in personnel for the band, as the year before it was announced that guitarist Brian “Mitts” Daniels was leaving after some sixteen years. Luckily the band were able to draft in a temporary replacement in Matt Henderson, who had previously played on 2000’s ‘Hold It Down’. Given that both…

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Sabaton: Heroes (2014)

Written by: Kev Rowland This 2014 release was the first since the stunning ‘Swedish Empire Live’ set the previous year. For me that was Sabaton at their stunning and pummelling best, so I was always intrigued to understand if they had managed to keep up the pace and power when back in the studio, but I needn’t had worried. In…

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