R&RT Presents… IdKid (13th Note – Glasgow, 29/04/17)

By Cameron Arndt This coming Saturday we’ll be going live for our first Rock And Roll Traffic Presents… showcase. Taking place in the cool, laid back, underground confines of the 13th Note’s basement venue it’ll see four bands, handpicked by us, take the stage to put the spotlight on some of central Scotland’s best young musical talent. The show on the 29th April will feature Glasgow’s The Naked Feedback and The Label along with Idkid from West Lothian and Edinburgh’s …

R&RT Presents… The Label (13th Note – Glasgow, 29/04/17)

By Cameron Arndt This coming Saturday we’ll be going live for our first Rock And Roll Traffic Presents… showcase. Taking place in the cool, laid back, underground confines of the 13th Note’s basement venue it’ll see four bands, handpicked by us, take the stage to put the spotlight on some of central Scotland’s best young musical talent. The show on the 29th April will feature Glasgow’s The Naked Feedback and The Label along with Idkid from West Lothian and Edinburgh’s …

R&RT Presents… The Rich (13th Note – Glasgow, 29/04/17)

By Cameron Arndt This coming Saturday we’ll be going live for our first Rock And Roll Traffic Presents… showcase. Taking place in the cool, laid back, underground confines of the 13th Note’s basement venue it’ll see four bands, handpicked by us, take the stage to put the spotlight on some of central Scotland’s best young musical talent. The show on the 29th April will feature Glasgow’s The Naked Feedback and The Label along with Idkid from West Lothian and Edinburgh’s …

R&RT Presents… The Naked Feedback (13th Note – Glasgow, 29/04/17)

By Cameron Arndt This coming Saturday we’ll be going live for our first Rock And Roll Traffic Presents… showcase. Taking place in the cool, laid back, underground confines of the 13th Note’s basement venue it’ll see four bands, handpicked by us, take the stage to put the spotlight on some of central Scotland’s best young musical talent. The show on the 29th April will feature Glasgow’s The Naked Feedback and The Label along with Idkid from West Lothian and Edinburgh’s …

News/Preview: Joe Bonamassa announces ‘Live At Carnegie Hall – An Acoustic Evening’

As Joe Bonamassa wraps up his triumphant UK tour tonight in Sheffield he also announces the 23rd June release of a new CD/DVD/Vinyl collection capturing his superb acoustic show at the prestigious Carnegie Hall. How does he find the time? We really don’t know! Read our review of Joe’s excellent show at Edinburgh’s Usher Hall last week. Coming a few years after Bonamassa’s previous critically acclaimed acoustic outing At The Vienna Opera House this new release again sees the bandleader …

Video/Tour News: Dan Patlansky New Single ‘Sonnova Faith’ & Tour with Ash Wilson

Celebrated South African guitarist and vocalist Dan Patlansky releases his highly anticipated new single Sonnova Faith on Monday 10th April – coinciding with his upcoming April / May UK tour with special guest Ash Wilson. Get all the tour dates and info you need at the bottom of the page! Sonnova Faith is taken from Patlansky’s excellent 2016 record Introvertigo which was recently voted the #1 Blues Rock Album of 2016 by the Blues Rock Review.  This marks the second time Patlansky has been voted #1 in Blues …

News/Tour Preview: Raveneye supporting Hellyeah and KISS in 2017

Rough and ready English rockers Raveneye are gearing up for two high profile support slots. After previous road trips with Deep Purple, Slash and Joe Satriani they released their acclaimed debut in September last year. Nova contained lashings of grimy riffs, potent bass and drums, and stratospheric hooks – not to mention stellar guitar playing from frontman, Oli Brown. Brown previously released three well-received blues-based  albums – and a live record – as a solo artist before forming the hard rocking three …

News: Nikka Costa releases new single, ‘Nothing Compares 2U’

American soul singer Nikka Costa released her version of the Prince classic Nothing Compares 2U on Friday 24th March. It’s taken from her highly anticipated album Nikka & Strings, Underneath and In Between which is due out later this year and showcases the extensive arrangments and lush production values that will feature on the album – here they take the track from a subtle piano-led beginning featuring Nikka’s bright, soulful and intense vocals to a stirring cresendo featuring massed strings and choral background vocals. …

News/Tour Preview: Tax The Heat

Announce UK Tour Dates In Spring 2017 Tax The Heat are pleased to announce UK shows in March, April and May 2017. Last year saw the release of the band’s critically acclaimed debut album Fed To The Lions and an incredible run of shows and festival appearances throughout UK and Europe. Fed To The Lions shows a band bursting with creativity and energy – previous singles Some Sympathy, Highway Home and Fed To The Lions sit alongside future classics such …

News/Tour Preview: Joe Bonamassa UK Tour, April 2017

JOE BONAMASSA APRIL 2017 UK TOUR Blues/Rock superstar Joe Bonamassa returns to the UK next month for a hotly anticipated run of dates. With a triumphant 2-date stint already announced for 21st/22nd April at the prestigious Royal Albert Hall – which he first headlined in 2009 and captured on the memorable DVD release Live From The Royal Albert Hall – he’s added three further gigs around the UK due to huge demand and limited tickets for the London shows. These include dates …