Hardline To Release “Human Nature” on October 14th

Ever since I heard the debut album from Hardline, Johnny Gioeli has been one of my favourite singers. So I’m pretty pumped about the new album “Human Nature” which due is out on October 14th. Check out this first song and video from the album, called “Where Will We Go From Here”, about the way we treat the planet.

You can pre order the CD or the MP3 version at Amazon Music at http://radi.al/HumanNatureAmazon

Soul Seller return with their second album “Matter OF Faith”

After 5 years Soul Seller returns with their second album “Matter of Faith” which will be released by Tanzan Music on September 19th.

This new record produced by Alessandro Del Vecchio ( Hardline, soul-seller-matter-of-faithRevolution Saints ) is powerful, it’s pure hard rock with great melodies.

“Matter of Faith” features 12 tracks and a brand new line up; the album release will be anticipated by the videoclip of the first single “Tide is Down”.

You can take a look at at the teaser video for the album and the track listing below. Read more »

Dante Fox to release fifth studio album Breathless with AOR Heaven

Dante Fox were formed in September 1989 by lead Vocalist Sue Willetts  She was quickly joined by guitarist Tim Manford and this created a golden partnership.

On the strength of their songs Dante Fox caught the interest of Linda Bruce fromdantefox-breathless_0 Rich Bitch Studio’s and a debut album was now a reality. Following this an appearance on ITV television show ‘Hit The Town’ hosted by Rory McGrath launched the sounds of Lost And Lonely Heart through televisions all around the UK .

Dante Fox signed to Now and Then Records in March 1996 and in May they appeared on the Gods line up next to Hugo and Jamie Kyle. Read more »

New Melodic Rock Festival at Nottingham – Rockingham


The First few bands have been announced for the new festival “Rockingham” which will take place at Nottingham Rock City at the end of Octbober. Please note that this is nothing to do with the much revered “Firefest”, although it certainly would be easy to assume so given the date, genre, location.

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Iron Mask and Mark Boals split

Belgian guitar maestro Dilshan Petrossi has sadly announced this week that singer Mark Boals is no longer part of the line up.

Says the guitarist in a statement, “I’ve come a long way since Iron Mask was founded, but the love for the music and band will never fade. The fifth album (“Fifth Son Of Winterdoom”) has been released, again by AFM Records, and has received super reviews and a lot of promotion. For the last two albums Mark Boals and I worked together many times, and he gave me the vocals I heard in my head, whilst composing the songs.” Read more »

COMPETITION: WIN a Limited Edition copy of Vandenberg’s Moonkings

Adrian Vandenberg (former WHITESNAKE guitarist) has put together his new band Vandenberg’s Moonkings and their first album is now out! The album has 13 songs, which includes “Sailing Ships” featuring David Coverdale. Excitingly, we have a Limited Edition copy of this album to give away.

There are 2 ways to enter this competition:

1) email: info@paradiserock.co.uk with your name and address and the subject MOONKINGS (if you’re on facebook it wouldn’t hurt to leave a comment below either – just in case your email ends up in the spam folder)

2) Facebook: We’ll advertise this competition on our facebook page. Simply click share on the post and if you are the winner we’ll contact you!

It’s that easy! Meantime, check out the EPK for the  new album below… Read more »

Iron Saviour to release Rise Of The Hero

German power metal stalwarts Iron Savior will be returning to the album fray at the beginning of March, just two years after the success of their first album back after a four year break, “The Landing” (2011), which saw the band grace the stage of Hammerfest in 2013.

Based around singer and guitarist Piet Sielck, the Hamburg based legends have been busy of late, and have quite a few surprises up their sleeve for the new record, now entitled “Rise Of The Hero”.  Read more »

Elvenking Prepare For UK Tour

Italian metal pioneers Elvenking have been an active part of the European scene since 1997, steadily building a rapidly growing, cult fan-base and performing widely, not only in their home country, but also in European settings such as Budapest and the UK, where the band appeared at the legendary Bloodstock Festival with ex-Skyclad singer Martin Walkyier (in 2002), and at Metalfest in Dudley (2009), where the band walked away with the joint ‘Band Of The Festival’ prize.  Read more »

Frontiers Rock Festival 2014

Wow what a line up! I don’t really need to say anymore than that.




Within Temptation will be returning to the UK for five shows in April

April 11, 2014  | UK | MANCHESTER | APOLLO
April 12, 2014  | UK | LONDON | WEMBLEY ARENA
April 14, 2014  | UK | NEWCASTLE | ACADEMY
April 15, 2014  | UK | GLASGOW | ACADEMY
April 16, 2014  | UK | BIRMINGHAM | ACADEMY

Tickets are available now.