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by Steve Patrick – Sr. Columnist — Only one man carries the well-deserved moniker of the Voice of Rock and that man is the legendary Glenn Hughes. Rock fans have been exposed to Hughes’ thundering bass and limitless vocal range for decades now. Throughout those years, Hughes has [...]
London based SAVAGE MESSIAH to enter the legendary Rockfield Studios (Led Zeppelin, Queen, Rush, Black Sabbath) in March to record fourth album. SAVAGE MESSIAH are heading into the studio in America next week to record their forth as yet untitled album at J Street Recorders in Sacramento, CA with [...]
by Steve Patrick – Senior Columnist — It is hard to fathom that anyone that plays keyboards for Ozzy Osbourne and keys/guitar for Black Sabbath would have any free time for another project, but thankfully that is exactly the case with Adam Wakeman. When he isn’t touring or [...]
by Justin Gaines – Senior Columnist — It’s quite possible that 1980 was the single most important and influential year in heavy metal. AC/DC released their comeback Back in Black, Judas Priest unleashed their defining British Steel album and Ozzy Osbourne had his smash hit solo debut [...]
by John Kindred – Publisher — Feb. 11, 2015 at The Scene K.C. Rock Bar in Kansas City, MO. — Following the release of his latest two-CD studio album, Scorpions Revisited, Uli Jon Roth arrived in Kansas City to perform a career-spanning set of music. With his last appearance in [...]
by Justin Gaines – Senior Columnist/News Editor — Over the years there have been a handful of Dio tribute albums, but it’s always fun to hear new ones. Between the late, great heavy metal icon’s work with Black Sabbath, Rainbow and his solo band, there are so many great and [...]
by Steve Patrick – Senior Columnist — Iconic singer and bassist Glenn Hughes is classic rock history personified. Also known as the “Voice of Rock,” Hughes’ seemingly limitless vocal range is the stuff of legend. Hughes was a member of the Mark III and Mark IV lineups [...]
by Jenn Carbaugh – Columnist — It’s been four years since we lost one of the most memorable voices of metal history to a battle with stomach cancer. Friends and musicians, who continue to have the upmost respect for Ronnie James Dio, have gathered together for a tribute album [...]
by Matt Karpe – Columnist — December 14, 2013 at Sheffield Motorpoint Arena in Sheffield, U.K. — Black Sabbath continued their U.K. tour at the Motorpoint Arena on a blustery Saturday evening in Sheffield. As the venue began to fill, support act Uncle Acid and the Deadbeats hit [...]
In Tribute: Ronnie James Dio Metal \m/ Forever. Hardrock Haven would like to pass along our prayers and wishes to the family of Ronnie James Dio, who passed away Sunday, May 16 at the age of 67. On that Sunday morning, Dio finally succumbed to his battle with cancer, after fighting for the past [...]