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Lorraine Lewis of Femme Fatale Interview (Part 2 of 2)

April 8, 2016 // 0 Comments

The contents of this post are determined by the specifications of the RSS feed as dictated by the original source. We do not cut and paste. INTERVIEW . Read on: http://ift.tt/1S6IW9m SleazeRoxx.com says: Sleaze rock is the bastard child of heavy metal, as the term defines a musical genre that has almost as much to do with attitude as songs. The music itself is rebellious, aggressive and downright nasty. The PMRC hated it, as did your parents. Whether it was Zodiac Mindwarp claiming to be the “Tattooed Beat Messiah,” Spread Eagle getting “Back On The Bitch,” L.A. Guns wanting some “Sex Action,” or Rhino Bucket begging fans to [read on]

Lorraine Lewis of Femme Fatale Interview (Part 1 of 2)

April 6, 2016 // 0 Comments

The contents of this post are determined by the specifications of the RSS feed as dictated by the original source. We do not cut and paste. INTERVIEW . Read on: http://ift.tt/1UVazDg SleazeRoxx.com says: Sleaze rock is the bastard child of heavy metal, as the term defines a musical genre that has almost as much to do with attitude as songs. The music itself is rebellious, aggressive and downright nasty. The PMRC hated it, as did your parents. Whether it was Zodiac Mindwarp claiming to be the “Tattooed Beat Messiah,” Spread Eagle getting “Back On The Bitch,” L.A. Guns wanting some “Sex Action,” or Rhino Bucket begging fans to [read on]

Great Moments In Punk History: April

April 3, 2016 // 0 Comments

http://ift.tt/1Kw5YDc Chesty Malone and the Slice ’em Ups guitar mangler Anthony Allen Begnal returned to the hallowed pages of Uber Rock at the turn of the year with a new monthly feature, Great Moments In Punk History! Anthony has paintings hanging in the LA Punk Museum, and his Punk History series is truly something to behold. So far this year we’ve had Wendy O. Williams, Sid Vicious, and GG Allin in compromising positions, what will April bring….. from Featüres [read on]

Dead End Drive-In: Now Showing – ‘The Ritchie Blackmore Story’

April 3, 2016 // 0 Comments

http://ift.tt/1X7Uwz2 With the prospect of Ritchie Blackmore’s Rainbow returning this summer for some highly anticipated live shows we asked Uber Rock’s Johnny H to sit down and watch ‘The Ritchie Blackmore Story’, a 90 minute documentary all about the man in black that was actually released prior to these Rainbow shows being announced. The reason for the delay in the review? Hit the link and all will be revealed. from Featüres [read on]

The Philpott Philes (Senior Citizen Not Erased): April

April 3, 2016 // 0 Comments

http://ift.tt/1K5TGl0 Dear Mr. Kershaw: A Pensioner Writes was the best book released in 2015 – fact! Uber Rock is thrilled to have the author of said book, former proofer Derek Philpott, writing an exclusive monthly column entitled The Philpott Philes (Senior Citizen Not Erased). April’s instalment is structured around the curious building-related wares of Ian Gillan, Bruce Dickinson, David Lee Roth, Faster Pussycat, and more…. from Featüres [read on]

The Uber Rock Singles Club – March 2016

March 27, 2016 // 0 Comments

http://ift.tt/1VOsZo0 With Record Store Day 2016 fast approaching, The Uber Rock Singles Club has one final review purge of the 7”, 10”, 12” and (shudder) digital singles we’ve been sent these past four weeks. At the decks this time around are; Dom Daley, Martin Haslam and Johnny H and amongst the bands they will be covering you’ll find the likes of; Jesse Malin, Dead On The Wire, Toilet Boys Featuring Boy George plus many, many more. Hit the link then for your monthly vinyl injection. from Featüres [read on]

Introducing: Tail Feather

March 27, 2016 // 0 Comments

http://ift.tt/1VOsZnU It’s time for Uber Rock to introduce the faithful to another highly-promising band that pushes our buttons. Enter Tail Feather, Berkshire blues/psych rockers that have our man Jonathan Kardasz groovin’ like a good ‘un….. from Featüres [read on]

Joey Tempest of Europe Interview

March 22, 2016 // 0 Comments

The contents of this post are determined by the specifications of the RSS feed as dictated by the original source. We do not cut and paste. INTERVIEW . Read on: http://ift.tt/1S2kAaW SleazeRoxx.com says: Sleaze rock is the bastard child of heavy metal, as the term defines a musical genre that has almost as much to do with attitude as songs. The music itself is rebellious, aggressive and downright nasty. The PMRC hated it, as did your parents. Whether it was Zodiac Mindwarp claiming to be the “Tattooed Beat Messiah,” Spread Eagle getting “Back On The Bitch,” L.A. Guns wanting some “Sex Action,” or Rhino Bucket begging fans to [read on]

Bruce Thomas – Uber Rock Interview Exclusive

March 20, 2016 // 0 Comments

Bruce Thomas – Uber Rock Interview Exclusive http://ift.tt/1XE1f3L Bruce Thomas was the bassist for the Attractions, the band formed around Elvis Costello in 1977. In his new book he gives the full story of his tempestuous times with “The Singer” so there appeared to be no better time than the present to catch up with the legendary bass player to get the lowdown on his written works, his musical career, and Operation Yewtree….. from Interviews [read on]

Dead End Drive-In: Now Showing – Sabaton – ‘Heroes On Tour’

March 20, 2016 // 0 Comments

http://ift.tt/1VpdAKB After witnessing Sabaton live on their recent UK jaunt Uber Rock’s Mark Ashby prayed to the metal gods that he might be able to watch them live every night. And so the gods listened (well, Nuclear Blast anyway) and sent him a copy of the band’s ‘Heroes On Tour’ package to review. Hit the link, then, to discover a metal live package that is almost as good as actually seeing the band live. from Featüres [read on]