In the early 70’s Bernie Marsden was an original guitarist for hard rock outfit UFO before becoming an original member of Paice, Ashton & Lord in 1977. After PAL split up Bernie joined David Coverdale in the newly formed Whitesnake, helping to establish the band as one of the most…Continue Reading..
Blackmore’s Night is the unique musical Renaissance/Folk/Rock project of legendary guitarist Ritchie Blackmore (of Deep Purple and Rainbow fame) and award winning singer/songwriter Candice Night with their band of minstrels. The band has created their own genre of music, encompassing the melodies of Renaissance times, European Folk and adapting them to the…Continue Reading..
In the last two or three years, several new artists have discovered the music of Manfred Mann and sampled it into their own works. These include The Prodigy’s Stand Up (One Way Glass); Massive Attack’s Black Milk (Tribute); and Kanye West’s So Appalled (You Are, I Am). This is evidence…Continue Reading..
Pauper Kings consists of four best friends from York, England. In just a few years, Pauper Kings have built up an army of fans throughout Europe, Australia and the States which is growing in strength and numbers on a daily basis. In 2012, they felt it was time to step forward…Continue Reading..
The history of Ritchie Blackmore’s Rainbow is unique. The band fronted by the legendary Deep Purple guitarist existed for only a little over ten years but has had an undeniably influential impact on the history of Rock music. Having become disillusioned with the funkier direction that Deep Purple were heading in,…Continue Reading..
Multi Grammy award winning musician Steve Lukather is one of the world’s most revered guitarists and founding member of the American classic rock band TOTO. As well as achieving world-wide success with the band as both guitarist and vocalist, Steve is also responsible for writing some of their most recognisable…Continue Reading..
Xander and the Peace Pirates are a testament to musical integrity and personal strength. Combining soul, blues and rock, their pervasive blend of inspired song writing and memorable performances has already seen them enrapture audiences from around the world. Brothers Keith and Stu Xander were discovered on YouTube by Gibson Brands…Continue Reading..