SWEDEN ROCK FESTIVAL 2019 – Final Bands (News)

SWEDEN ROCK FESTIVAL 2019 – Final Bands (News)

Final 14 Bands for SWEDEN ROCK Festival 2019 Announced Press Release (translated by Google Translate): Today we can present the last 14 bands to Sweden Rock Festival 2019. One of the world’s largest extreme metal bands, Behemoth, returns to Sweden Rock with a larger stage production than ever before. LOK resumes when the others fall and makes their first gig in 17 years. Turbonegro‘s former frontman Hank von Hell makes Sweden Rock debut. Lillasyster manages…

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SPARKY’s Top Ten of 2018 (Top Albums 2018)

SPARKY’s Top Ten of 2018 (Top Albums 2018)

Over here in the UK, 2018 has not proved to be our greatest year. In fact, it’s been a bit of a shitstorm, or clusterfuck if you like, politically at least. The possibility of Brexit has brought everything many predicted; uncertainty, division, and hostility. Fortunately for everybody, rock keeps on rollin’ and there have been some great albums released this year. Contrary to popular opinion (well, one guy, anyway) rock is not actually dead. This…

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LUCIFER – Lucifer II (Album Review)

LUCIFER – Lucifer II (Album Review)

Necessity, as they say, is the mother of invention. In this case, the necessity was moving on after Gaz Jennings departed Lucifer in 2016 which left founder member Johanna Sadonis bereft of both a guitarist and songwriting partner. The invention comes with a stunning new album, Lucifer II, borne out of a new creative partnership with Nicke Andersson. Andersson, who starred with Imperial State Electric and The Hellacopters among others, played – through necessity again –  bass, drums and half the…

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LUCIFER – Lucifer II (July 6, 2018)

LUCIFER – Lucifer II (July 6, 2018)

Never underestimate heavy music’s transformative power. The might of the riff, the melody, and the insistent groove creates a curious magic that only the truly inspired can harness. And that’s where Lucifer come in.The brainchild of vocal powerhouse Johanna Sadonis (ex-The Oath), these woozily psychedelic rock’n’roll renegades are poised to return with a brand new album, a brand new sound and a revitalized spirit that promises to propel them all the way to the top.Formed in Berlin…

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