News: For Your Listening Pleasure…STEVE HACKETT, FM, DUKES OF THE ORIENT (February 2018)

Steve Hackett releases a re-recorded version of GTR’s ‘When The Heart Rules The Mind’ on February 2nd. It features a guest appearance from Marillion’s Steve Rothery. More details and tour dates here

FM release their new album ‘Atomic Generation’ on March 30th. Ahead of this they have released the lead song ‘Make The Best Of What You Got’

Dukes Of The Orient sees former Asia band members John Payne and Erik Norlander (Last In Line/Rocket Scientists) join forces. Jay Schellen and Guthrie Govan (both ex-Asia) also appear on the album. The album is released on Frontiers on 23rd February.

Ignore The Sign release their debut album ‘A Line To Cross’ on SPV on February 23rd. The band features vocalist/keys/guitarist Ossy Pfeiffer, guitarist/vocalist Anca Graterol (Rosy Vista) and guitarist Steve Mann (MSG/Lionheart).

In aid of Nordoff Robbins GRTR!’s Jason Ritchie is raising funds to celebrate his 50th Birthday with #50gigsinaday Michael Armstrong re-recorded the song that was No.1 in the UK on the day back in 1968, Love Affair’s ‘Everlasting Love’. The video features a famous concert from every year since.

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Tax The Heat have released the title track of their upcoming album ‘Change Your Position’ on March 9th on Nuclear Blast.


The latest Facebook Live session from Canadian singer-songwriter Josh Taerk Sunday 21 March 16:00 EST, 21:00 GMT

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David Randall presents a weekly show on Get Ready to ROCK! Radio, Sundays at 22:00 BST (GMT+1, repeated on Mondays and Fridays), when he invites listeners to ‘Assume The Position’. This show was first broadcast on 14 March 2021 and includes the Top 10 albums at www.getreadytorock.com for that week.

UK Blues Broadcaster of the Year (2020) Pete Feenstra presents his weekly Rock & Blues Show on Tuesday at 19:00 ( BST, GMT+1) as part of a five hour blues rock marathon “Tuesday is Bluesday at GRTR!”. The show is repeated on Wednesdays at 22:00, Fridays at 20:00). This show was first broadcast 23 March 2021.


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Featured Albums w/c 5 April 2021 (Mon-Fri)

09:00-12:00 GARY HUGHES Decades (Frontiers)
12:00-13:00 METALITE A Virtual World (AFM Records)
14:00-16:00 KAT DANSER One Eye Open (indie)

Power Plays w/c 5 April 2021 (Mon-Fri)

ALTZI Point Of No Return (RA Music)
DIRTY LACES Breathe (Golden Robot Records)
ASHEN MOON Ashen Moon (Golden Robot Records)
ANDREWW Shadow Love (indie)
JORDAN RED Freak Show (indie)
HAYES & Y Empty Orchestra (indie)
KELSEY BOVEY Another World (indie)
NEPTUNE RAIN We Breathe The Same (indie)



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