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Celebrating 5 years of The Classic Rock Show tonight!

We’ve been counting down the days this week and the day has finally arrived.

ta‘The Classic Rock Show’ and ‘Bex Rocks’ has been bringing together people from the world over to listen to some of the very best rock music around for the past five years.

We’re celebrating our 5th Birthday tonight (from 7pm UK time) and we’d like very much for you to join our celebrations, raise a glass or three of something nice and rock out to some top tuneage!

So, to those who have been with us from the start over the years, all the bands, record labels and PR, and to all our new listeners too, from Bex and myself, a big mahoosive thank you to each and every one of you.

 

Can I tell you what we’ve got lined up for you tonight? Yes, of course.

Artists such as AC/DC, Skid Row, Gary Moore, Rival Sons, Iron Maiden, Whitesnake, Bryan Adams, Heart, Deep Purple, Rush, Pearl Jam, Nirvana, The Temperance Movement, Blackberry Smoke amongst others plus we’ll be playing two songs that opened up ‘The Classic Rock Show’ five years ago…from Led Zeppelin and Wishbone Ash.

See you later.

Cheers!

MJ

Website: www.TheClassicRockShow.co.uk
Twitter: www.twitter.com/ClassicRockShow @ClassicRockShow
Facebook Group: www.facebook.com/groups/theclassicrockshow

 

TONIGHT: Here’s what we’ve got lined up…

After last week’s ‘Bex Rocks’, we’re back in the saddle again tonight with three hours of rock tuneage for you.

Less talk, more rock!!We’ll be playing requests that were sent in earlier this week, plus music from Iron Maiden, W.A.S.P., Magnum, Black ‘N Blue, Marillion, Lee Aaron, Slam Cartel, Black Tusk, Monster Magnet, Led Zeppelin, Ozzy Osbourne, W.E.T., Kiss, Gillan, Heaven & Earth, Bon Jovi, Saxon, TNT, Woods Of Ypres, Mötley Crüe, My Chemical Romance, Aerosmith…

Climb on board from 7pm (UK time) tonight:

Here are the links to enable your media player or web browser to play our webstream:-

TuneIn: http://ow.ly/oOz44 
Winamp & iTunes: http://ow.ly/voDJF 
Windows Media Player: http://ow.ly/voDQN  
Real Player: http://ow.ly/voDWa 
QuickTime: http://ow.ly/voE2l

You can listen on your mobile phone via the TuneIn app. If you haven’t downloaded the FREE App already (Android/iOS/Windows/Blackberry) visit www.tunein.com/mobile. Search up “Big Rock 247″

Website: www.TheClassicRockShow.co.uk
Twitter: www.twitter.com/ClassicRockShow @ClassicRockShow
Facebook Group: www.facebook.com/groups/theclassicrockshow

NEWS: Bex Rocks a three hour show tonight!

Killer tunes. Massive riffs. A closed pit is expected at some point. Bex is back tonight with it all!

Becks Rocks

 

Listen in from 7pm (UK time) – click on the listen links found in the right hand column of this page.

Website: www.TheClassicRockShow.co.uk

Twitter: www.twitter.com/ClassicRockShow @ClassicRockShow
Facebook Group: www.facebook.com/groups/theclassicrockshow

INTERVIEW (audio): Eddie Veliz of Kyng talks monster riffage

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We caught up with Eddie Veliz of LA based riff monsters Kyng ahead of their ‘Lords Of The Riff 2′ UK tour with Lionize and, following Anti-Mortem’s announcement last week that they were disbanding, Greek rockers Planet Of Zeus.

LOTR2 - 2Eddie was in fine form and we got to hear just how busy the band have been in 2014, having released the headbangingly brilliant ‘Burn The Serum’, the follow up album to ‘Trampled Sun’.

Lords Of The Riff 2 takes off in Leeds at The Key Club on November 5th for an 11 date tour of the UK. For a measly £10, this promises to be the best value gig of the year. Three bands that will be laying it down thick and heavy…pure riffage all the way, and as Eddie says, “(We’re gonna) throw down some big balls with heavy roots and some massive riffs”.

What’s not to like?!

Listen to the interview here:

Interview with Eddie Veliz of Kyng by Classicrockshow on Mixcloud

Links:
Kyng Official Website
Kyng Facebook
Kyng Twitter

Thanks for listening!

Website: www.TheClassicRockShow.co.uk
Twitter: www.twitter.com/ClassicRockShow @ClassicRockShow
Facebook Group: www.facebook.com/groups/theclassicrockshow

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Playing on The Classic Rock Show tonight from 7pm (UK time)…

Playing on the show tonight, killer cuts from groups such as Anthrax, Motorhead, Ozzy Osbourne, Angel, Helloween, Linkin Park and Skid Row.

Herman Munster_edited-1We’ve got a whole bunch of your requests to get through as well as a couple of tracks which feature Jack Bruce who passed away recently.

All-in-all, it’s packed with great music including a few nods to Halloween.

We’ll be cranking it up from 7pm (UK time). Join us for a chat on our Facebook Group and Twitter.

See you later for three hours of Classic Rock!

 

Website: www.TheClassicRockShow.co.uk
Twitter: www.twitter.com/ClassicRockShow @ClassicRockShow
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INTERVIEW (audio): Blackberry Smoke’s Brit Turner

‘Leave A Scar – Live’ a double album and DVD released this year, gave us a taste of what can be expected at a Blackberry Smoke gig. Their recent UK tour, saw them sell out venues with a greater capacity on those they’ve played before. With the backing of UK based record label that has on its roster the likes of Rival Sons and The Temperance Movement, the music media’s undiminished appetite and the band’s down-to-earth appeal with fans, things are heading in the right direction for the band.

I see many parallels between Blackberry Smoke’s continuing rise and that of Southern Rock bands such as Blackfoot and Molly Hatchet had when they came over to these shores in the late Seventies and early Eighties on the back of some terrific albums, plying their trade the length and breadth of the UK to the delight of rock fans.

Brit Turner BBSWith Blackberry Smoke, there seems a renewed interest for a southern-rock band that has also drawn upon life’s experiences when penning songs, making them easy to engage and connect with; looking forward to Blackberry Smoke’s new studio album.

We sat down with Blackberry Smoke’s drummer, Brit Turner, and heard what all of this has meant to the band. It’s evidently clear, when you listen to what Brit has to say, that this tour has cemented the relationship the band has with us Brits (no pun intended).

Have a listen:

Interview with Brit Turner of Blackberry Smoke by Classicrockshow on Mixcloud

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Website
Facebook
Twitter
Instagram

Thanks for listening!

Website: www.TheClassicRockShow.co.uk
Twitter: www.twitter.com/ClassicRockShow @ClassicRockShow
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