MAGNUM – Lost On The Road To Eternity (Album Review)

MAGNUM – Lost On The Road To Eternity (Album Review)

It has been 46 years since the birth of British rockers, Magnum. In their infancy, it was not an easy task for founding members Tony Clarkin (guitar, songwriter) and Bob Catley (vocals) in keeping their dream alive. After playing in clubs and releasing a single in 1975, their ascent to fame did not begin until 1977 when (still without a record label) they opened for Judas Priest. Finally in 1978, as a five-piece outfit, they signed with…

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MAGNUM – Lost On The Road To Eternity (January 19, 2018)

MAGNUM – Lost On The Road To Eternity (January 19, 2018)

Lost On The Road To Eternity has been scheduled for release by Steamhammer/SPV on January 19th as 2 CD digipak version including bonus live disc, 2LP colored version. Check out the first single from the album below. Tracklisting: CD 1 1. “Peaches and Cream” 2. “Show Me Your Hands”  3. “Storm Baby”  4. “Welcome to the Cosmic Cabaret” 5. “Lost on the Road to Eternity”  6. “Without Love”  7. “Tell Me What You’ve Got to Say”  8. “Ya Wanna Be Someone” 9. “Forbidden Masquerade” …

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1982 Year in Review Pt1 – Ep277

1982 Year in Review Pt1 – Ep277

The guys go back in time this week as they bring you 1982 Year in Review Pt1. In this long-form trip through the first half of the year, Chris & Aaron cover a lot of ground. 1982 saw some pretty historic beginnings in technology and pop culture including the Commodore 64 and Late Night with David Letterman. 1982 was also a year of loss in the entertainment community. Notably, the losses of John Belushi and…

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My Top 10 Albums of 2016 – Shawn “Animalize” Irwin

Another year has passed with new music and what a year it has been. With over 100 releases for me to go through to try and break it down to my personal top 10 favorite, wasn’t easy! As a fan of different styles of music, it was hard to pick what I feel as my Top 10. One day it might be some heavier music where other days more melodic. So many other great releases came…

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MAGNUM – The Valley of Tears – The Ballads (January 20, 2017)

MAGNUM – The Valley of Tears – The Ballads (January 20, 2017)

Renowned not only for their powerful rock songs but also for countless moving ballads, British rock icons Magnum are set to surprise their fans with a very special release at the very beginning of the coming year. The Valley Of Tears – The Ballads has been scheduled for release on 20 January 2017 (UK/Europe 06 January 2017), an album featuring ten of their most accomplished ballads, all of them remastered and in parts even newly re-recorded and…

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Magnum – Sacred Blood “Divine” Lies (February 26, 2016)

Magnum – Sacred Blood “Divine” Lies (February 26, 2016)

For a musician like Tony Clarkin who composes constantly, viewing and selecting the material he has written is always one of the most significant moments during the creation process of a new Magnum album. On the one hand, it’s a luxury to have the opportunity to separate the wheat from the chaff and to be in a position to use only the strongest numbers. On the other hand, it’s also a difficult process because after all…

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Magnum-Escape From The Shadow Garden-Live 2014 (May 19, 2015)

Magnum-Escape From The Shadow Garden-Live 2014 (May 19, 2015)

Magnum are a British progressive rock band from Birmingham, England. They began in the early 70’s with a brief hiatus between 1995 and 2001 they continue today. Magnum‘s lineup has undergone its fair share of adjustments and the core of founder Tony Clarkin (guitar) and Bob Catley (vocals) remain intact. 2014 saw Magnum issue their 17th studio album in Escape From The Shadow Garden and now they are poised to unveil a live album recorded on the…

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