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BRIAN DOWNEY (THIN LIZZY) Talks About New Band and Playing Again in Thin Lizzy

21. November 2017

As a founding member of Thin Lizzy, drummer Brian Downey played on all their albums from 1971`s debut album to Thunder and Lightning in 1983 and has seen guitarists come and go over the years.  He`s back with a new band, Alive and Dangerous and is touring to celebrate the music of Thin Lizzy.  Mick Burgess caught up with him ahead of his shows in London later this week to talk about his new band, how they formed as well as a whistle-stop run through the history of Thin Lizzy. ....READ MORE

MICHAEL SCHENKER Interview about the Schenker Fest tour and the new album featuring not fewer than FOUR lead singers

24. October 2017

Guitar legend, Michael Schenker, has worked with an impressive array of singers over the years.  He`s brought three of his best back for a tour as he heads out on the road with Gary Barden, Graham Bonnet and Robin McAuley alongside Assault Attack rhythm section Chris Glenn and Ted McKenna.  Mick Burgess caught up with a very enthusiastic Schenker to talk about the Schenker Fest tour and the new album featuring not fewer than FOUR lead singers due out next March. ....READ MORE

DAVE PARSONS (SHAM 69) Interview

10. October 2017

Punk legends SHAM 69, scored a run of Top 20 singles and albums throughout the late `70`s with their brand of foot-stomping, football terrace chant-a-long anthems for the disaffected youth.  Now they are back with original members Jimmy Pursey, Dave Parsons and Dave Tregunna and are about to hit the road.  Mick Burgess caught up with guitarist DAVE PARSONS to talk about life on the road, his thoughts on the fake band using their name and the prospects of a new record and how they ended up working with Velvet Underground legend, John Cale on their first single. ....READ MORE


27. September 2017

Inglorious are one of the most highly rated new bands of recent years drawing on Classic Rock influences of the `70`s and 80`s but bringing them bang up to date and in vocalist Nathan James have a singer tipped as a successor to the likes of Coverdale, Gillan and Dio.  Mick Burgess called James ahead of the UK shows to talk about the tour and the latest album Inglorious II. ....READ MORE

Living Colours`s Corey Glover about the new album and starring in the movie Platoon!

24. September 2017

When Living Colour burst onto the scene with the release of Vivid in 1988 the created quite a stir with their potent blend of Hard Rock and Funk garnering them critical acclaim and a Grammy in the process. They are back with a UK tour and their first new album in 8 years called Shade.  Mick Burgess sat down for a chat with lead singer Corey Glover to talk about the album and starring in the movie Platoon. ....READ MORE
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