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INTERVIEW: Aaron Keylock

February 22, 2017 Mark Rockpit

UK Blues sensation Aaron Keylock talks to The Rockpit about his sizzling debut album ‘Cut Against the Grain’ We find out why UK Blues Rock is in safe hands…     Check out our review […]

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ALBUM REVIEW: Lioncage – Second Strike

February 15, 2017 Mark Rockpit

“The band LIONCAGE was founded in 2013 by Thorsten Bertermann (vocals), Torsten Landsberger (drums) and Lars König (guitar & mix). All three musicians had known each other for many years performing in professional tribute bands, […]

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INTERVIEW: Craig and Mark from Maverick

February 14, 2017 Mark Rockpit

You always remember the great ones, like that first time you dropped the needle on ‘Lynyrd Skynyrd’ or ‘ZZ Top’, the very first time you heard ‘The Black Crowes’ or the time ‘Mountain’ came on […]

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ALBUM REVIEW: Maverick – Firebird

February 14, 2017 Mark Rockpit

You always remember the great ones, like that first time you dropped the needle on ‘Lynyrd Skynyrd’ or ‘ZZ Top’, the very first time you heard ‘The Black Crowes’ or the time ‘Mountain’ came on […]

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Glenn Hughes storyteller session

February 11, 2017 Mark Rockpit

Glenn Hughes is a true original whose music blends hard rock, soul, and funk.The Glenn Hughes “Storytellers” event, held at London’s historic Cafe de Paris from 12 noon to 4pm on Saturday 25th February 2017, is a […]

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Rainbreakers release new EP

February 10, 2017 Mark Rockpit

ON TOUR IN THE UK FROM MARCH 2017 Rainbreakers are pleased to announce the release of their highly anticipated second EP “Rise Up” on Friday 7th April. The 5-track EP was recorded at Purple Door […]

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ALBUM REVIEW: Thunder – Rip It Up

February 6, 2017 Mark Rockpit

In my humble opinion THUNDER is the UK’s greatest Rock band of the 80’s and I’ve been a paid up member of the ‘Thunder Channel’ ever since I saw them supporting AEROSMITH back on the PUMP tour. […]

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INTERVIEW: Danny Bowes – Thunder

February 2, 2017 Mark Rockpit

In my humble opinion THUNDER is the UK’s greatest Rock band of the 80’s and I’ve been a paid up member of the ‘Thunder Channel’ ever since I saw them supporting AEROSMITH back on the PUMP tour. […]

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The Jerry Cans Australian Tour March 2017

February 1, 2017 Mark Rockpit

Fast rising northern stars, The Jerry Cans, create music inspired by their hometown of Iqaluit, Nunavut in Canada’s frozen far north. They fuse their unique mix of Inuktitut alt-country, throat singing, and reggae with a […]

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Groovin The Moo 2017 Lineup Announced

January 31, 2017 Mark Rockpit

Groovin The Moo has announced its 2017 lineup, lined with a bunch of international and local favourites. The regional festival will trip around to six locations in Australia over April and May, and there are […]

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ALBUM REVIEW: Pride of Lions – Fearless

January 29, 2017 Mark Rockpit

  The music world is a strange place these days with bands that aren’t bands, bands that never tour, bands that create albums living in different cities and hundreds of solo and side projects that will never […]

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ALBUM REVIEW: Stephen Pearcy – Smash

January 14, 2017 Mark Rockpit

There’s a lot of albums out by ‘former lead singers of 80’s bands’ recently – the latest comes from ex-Ratt frontman Stephen Pearcy. Indeed ‘SMASH’ hits the shelves just weeks after the latest talk of […]

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INTERVIEW: Floor Jansen – Nightwish

January 10, 2017 Mark Rockpit

  NIGHTWISH is one of THE great ‘Live’ bands with a sound and production that fills the senses and compliments and augments the bands huge sound rather than overwhelming it like some big productions can. […]

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Sari Schorr and the Engine Room UK Tour 2017

January 10, 2017 Mark Rockpit

  Following the September 2016 of Sari Schorr & The Engine Room’s critically acclaimed debut album “A Force of Nature” featuring guest performances from Walter Trout and Oli Brown, Sari is pleased to announce her upcoming 2017 UK […]

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