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Listen: Those Damn Crows unleash new tune 'Who Did It'

Listen: Those Damn Crows unleash new tune 'Who Did It'

Winter’s End 2020 headliners Those Damn Crows have unleashed their new song ‘Who Did It’ to the world. ... Continue Reading
NASA names Martian rock after The Rolling Stones

NASA names Martian rock after The Rolling Stones

57 years into their glittering career, The Rolling Stones have been bestowed with the ultimate honour – yes, a rock on Mars has been named after them. ... Continue Reading
Listen to 'lost' country duet 'The Mask' featuring Motörhead's Lemmy

Listen to 'lost' country duet 'The Mask' featuring Motörhead's Lemmy

A previously unheard country duet called ‘The Mask’ featuring late Motörhead legend Ian ‘Lemmy’ Kilmister has resurfaced. ... Continue Reading
Sweet and eight more confirmed for Winter's End 2020

Sweet and eight more confirmed for Winter's End 2020

Planet Rock are delighted to announce that the Sweet are our third and final headliners for Winter’s End 2020. ... Continue Reading
Black Stone Cherry to release new covers EP 'Black To Blues Volume 2'

Black Stone Cherry to release new covers EP 'Black To Blues Volume 2'

Kentucky’s prodigal sons, Black Stone Cherry, will release their new blues EP ‘Black To Blues Volume 2’ on Friday 18th October via Mascot Label Group/Mascot Records. ... Continue Reading
Black Sabbath's music to feature in fifth series of Peaky Blinders

Black Sabbath's music to feature in fifth series of Peaky Blinders

Two of Black Sabbath's seminal songs will feature in the upcoming fifth series of hit BBC show Peaky Blinders, it’s been confirmed. ... Continue Reading
Slipknot announce January 2020 UK & Ireland arena tour

Slipknot announce January 2020 UK & Ireland arena tour

Fresh from storming to Number 1 on the UK album chart with their acclaimed sixth studio album ‘We Are Not Your Kind’, Slipknot have announced a UK & Ireland tour for January 2020. ... Continue Reading
Stonedeaf Festival 2019: Planet Rock Signing Tent times revealed

Stonedeaf Festival 2019: Planet Rock Signing Tent times revealed

The times have been revealed for the Planet Rock Signing Tent at this Saturday’s Stonedeaf Festival. ... Continue Reading
Exclusive: Black Star Riders premiere acoustic version of 'Ain't The End Of The World'

Exclusive: Black Star Riders premiere acoustic version of 'Ain't The End Of The World'

Black Star Riders have premiered a rousing acoustic rendition of their current single ‘Ain't The End Of The World’ exclusively on Planet Rock. ... Continue Reading
Thin Lizzy's Phil Lynott to be honoured with plaque and statue in West Bromwich

Thin Lizzy's Phil Lynott to be honoured with plaque and statue in West Bromwich

Late Thin Lizzy legend Phil Lynott is set to be honoured with a special memorial plaque and sculpture in West Bromwich to mark what would have been his 70th birthday yesterday (20th August). ... Continue Reading
Ozzy Osbourne fighting to be fit for UK & Ireland tour after year of 'absolute agony'

Ozzy Osbourne fighting to be fit for UK & Ireland tour after year of 'absolute agony'

Ozzy Osbourne says he’s “really hoping” he’ll be fit for his rescheduled UK & Ireland No More Tours 2 dates in early 2020 following his year of “absolute agony.” ... Continue Reading
First photo released of Johnny Flynn as David Bowie in new movie Stardust

First photo released of Johnny Flynn as David Bowie in new movie Stardust

The first photo has been released of Johnny Flynn playing the lead role of David Bowie in new movie Stardust. ... Continue Reading
Ricky Warwick pens poignant poem to Phil Lynott on his 70th birthday

Ricky Warwick pens poignant poem to Phil Lynott on his 70th birthday

Black Star Riders and Thin Lizzy vocalist Ricky Warwick has paid poignant tribute to Phil Lynott on what would have been his 70th birthday today (20th August). ... Continue Reading
Foo Fighters hope to release tenth album in 2020

Foo Fighters hope to release tenth album in 2020

Foo Fighters drummer Taylor Hawkins says the band are hoping to release their new studio album in 2020. ... Continue Reading
WATCH: 5-year-old boy rocks out with Foo Fighters at Belfast Vital Festival

WATCH: 5-year-old boy rocks out with Foo Fighters at Belfast Vital Festival

Foo Fighters invited a 5-year-old boy on stage with them at Belfast Vital festival last night (19th August) to rock along to ‘All My Life’. ... Continue Reading
Bernie Marsden's autobiography 'Where’s My Guitar?' gets full release in November

Bernie Marsden's autobiography 'Where’s My Guitar?' gets full release in November

Whitesnake legend Bernie Marsden's memoir 'Where’s My Guitar?: An Inside Story of British Rock and Roll' is getting a full release this autumn. ... Continue Reading
David Hasselhoff covers Whitesnake and David Bowie classics on new album

David Hasselhoff covers Whitesnake and David Bowie classics on new album

David Hasselhoff has drafted in an array of guest musicians to appear on his upcoming new studio album ‘Open Your Eyes’. ... Continue Reading
Lynyrd Skynyrd give fans update on Gary Rossington's health

Lynyrd Skynyrd give fans update on Gary Rossington's health

Lynyrd Skynyrd have assured fans guitarist Gary Rossington is “healing and feeling better” after recently undergoing heart surgery. ... Continue Reading
Duane Allman's 'Layla' guitar sells for $1million at auction

Duane Allman's 'Layla' guitar sells for $1million at auction

The guitar Duane Allman played on the classic Derek and the Dominos song ‘Layla’ has sold for a massive $1million (£820,000) under the hammer. ... Continue Reading
Slipknot score first heavy metal Number 1 album since Iron Maiden's 'The Book of Souls'

Slipknot score first heavy metal Number 1 album since Iron Maiden's 'The Book of Souls'

Slipknot’s new album ‘We Are Not Your Kind’ has become the first heavy metal record since Iron Maiden’s ‘The Book of Souls’ to reach number one in the UK. ... Continue Reading