WORDS FROM THE TEAM: Lotty’s ChoicE For Album Of The Month July 2022

Tungsten - Bliss Bliss came to my attention only recently and over the past week, it has been on loop. TUNGSTEN are due to play Sabaton Open Air in a few days time and their diverse sounds caught my attention instantly. When listening to Bliss, I find out instantly that it is hard to pigeonhole … Continue reading WORDS FROM THE TEAM: Lotty’s ChoicE For Album Of The Month July 2022

WORDS FROM THE TEAM: Martin’s Album Of The Month July 2022

Wonders - The Fragments Of Wonders I have been listening to The Fragments Of Wonders album by WONDERS quite a lot this month, not only from the comforts of my desk whilst I continue to primarily work from home but also when I do make that rare trip into the office in my car and … Continue reading WORDS FROM THE TEAM: Martin’s Album Of The Month July 2022

READER’S CHOICE: Songs That Would Save You From Vecna’s Curse

"Music can reach parts of the brain that words can't." This was a quote used in the latest series of Strangers Things and it's very true. Music plays a huge part in this series as it's key to saving the characters effected from dark forces. It is shown literally in this latest series and it's … Continue reading READER’S CHOICE: Songs That Would Save You From Vecna’s Curse

ROCK OUT STAND OUT PLAYLIST – 30.07.2022

Two weeks are up meaning it's time for the latest Rock Out Stand Out Playlist. ZZ TOP and CRYSTAL GATES both released new albums. New singles come from KISSIN' DYNAMITE, EDENBRIDGE, FALLEN SANCTURAY, THUNDERMOTHER, GHOST, ALTER BRIDGE, BLIND GUARDIAN, DRAONLAND, SLIPKNOT, LEAGUE OF DISTORTION and DARTAGNAN. AMARANTHE, LEAVES' EYES and ELEINE released different versions of … Continue reading ROCK OUT STAND OUT PLAYLIST – 30.07.2022

EP REVIEW: Fate of the Fallen – Purify

Everyone knows that metal has its foundations within the industrial factories surrounded by smoke, steam and steel. Not bound solely to the Midlands, industrial towns and cities across the UK have always spawned additional bands into the maelstrom over the course of time. Now from the Northwest of England comes a new beast by the … Continue reading EP REVIEW: Fate of the Fallen – Purify

ALBUM ANNIVERSARY: Red Hot Chili Peppers – By The Way

No introductions are required here, RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS are one of the largest household names in rock music. Recently they celebrated the twentieth anniversary of modern rock classic By The Way. Before I go into how I came across the album and my thoughts on it, here are some facts about the record. It … Continue reading ALBUM ANNIVERSARY: Red Hot Chili Peppers – By The Way

ROCK OUT STAND OUT PLAYLIST – 16.07.2022

Another two weeks is up and the heat is turning up, literally the heat is on and festival season has well and truly started. The latest edition of the playlist should be great ones to sit and relax to with a cold pint or rock out to. The playlist kicks off by METALLICA classic, this … Continue reading ROCK OUT STAND OUT PLAYLIST – 16.07.2022

“It very much uses that high fantasy setting as an allegory of the healing power of self belief and the nature of methods to conquer ones mental health.”

FELLOWSHIP are a new troupe of questers that are due to release the debut tale The Saberlight Chronicles. It's a mighty tale that will have you fully immersed. Ahead of it's release, Rock Out Stand Out's Lotty Whittingham spoke to lead vocalist Matthew Corry about the album, mental health and who would join him on … Continue reading “It very much uses that high fantasy setting as an allegory of the healing power of self belief and the nature of methods to conquer ones mental health.”

ALBUM REVIEW: Warlock A.D. – Book I: The Resurrection

WARLOCK A.D. are due to make their festival debut in nearly a month’s time; to give you a taste of what to expect, they released their first chapter Book I:  The Resurrection. It’s a collection of their tales about their many adventures across the infinite multiverse. Prepare yourselves for a mighty quest with this new … Continue reading ALBUM REVIEW: Warlock A.D. – Book I: The Resurrection