New Band Spotlight: What Came From The Sea

Having came across What Came From The Sea via guitarist Rolv-Erik liking a picture of mine on Instagram I was tempted to give their music a listen and after being hooked by the cool, stoner-rock, fol...

Stereophonics @ O2 Academy, Glasgow – 17/12/12

I am a huge fan of the Stereophonics. Or at least, I was. Seeing them support Skunk Anansie at the Barrowlands back in 1997 before their debut Word Gets Around. When the three-piece “pop-rock&#...

New Band Spotlight: Matchstickmen

Who are you and where do you hail from? We are Matchstickmen – A four piece rock band from Liverpool, the home of rock n’ roll. We’re here to finish what the Beatles started. Please...

Cinderella – Long Cold Winter (1988)

Long Cold Winter was Cinderella’s second album. I bought it on a whim in a record shop which is now a Hairdressers in my local town.  I had money to burn and at 14 I had to spend it. Besides I ...

The Almighty – Blood, Fire & Love (1989)

I was 14 when The Almighty released their debut album Blood, Fire & Love. They were from Glasgow (like me), played melodic rock music and came along at exactly the right time for this 14-year-old...