Category Archives: Rock Music News

Thin Lizzy lives on as the Phils rock Empress Thursday night

The Phils bring Thin Lizzy the Empress Thursday. Fish Griwkowsky / Postmedia The Phils Food Bank Fundraiser: This loving Thin Lizzy cover band is an occasional tradition around Dirt City, providing raunchy licks and a terrific rotation of singers, hand-picked from Edmonton’s indie music garden. Surrounding a rhythm and guitar section comprising James Stewart, Curtis […]

Legendary “Phenomena” Rock Concept Albums Re-released In New ‘Definitive’ Editions

Phenomena, the series of rock music concept albums conceived by producer Tom Galley and his brother, Whitesnake/Trapeze guitarist Mel Galley, and directed by Wilfried Rimensberger, is making a return with new versions of the three initial albums being released. Phenomena is credited with reviving the fortunes of the ‘concept album’ – rock records with a […]

Thin Lizzy lives on as the Phils rock Empress Thursday night

The Phils bring Thin Lizzy the Empress Thursday. Fish Griwkowsky / Postmedia The Phils Food Bank Fundraiser: This loving Thin Lizzy cover band is an occasional tradition around Dirt City, providing raunchy licks and a terrific rotation of singers, hand-picked from Edmonton’s indie music garden. Surrounding a rhythm and guitar section comprising James Stewart, Curtis […]

Ghost’s Tobias Forge Plots Rock Musical Based on Band’s Songs

With the Grammy-nominated album Prequelle under his belt and a possible film on the way, Ghost mastermind Tobias Forge has his eye on other ways of expanding the band’s reach, including a prospective musical based on the group’s songs. In a recent interview with Philadelphia radio station 93.3 WMMR, Forge expounded upon the prospect, saying, “I think the one […]