Tag: United Kingdom
Darkest Hour – Gary Oldman is Winston Churchill!
Darkest Hour is directed by Joe Wright, and stars Gary Oldman. In 1940, early in World War II, the United Kingdom has lost confidence in its prime minister, Neville Chamberlain, prompting the government to search for a replacement. Despite his mixed reputation, Winston Churchill is given the position, due to his having the respect of […]
Inglorious II – British Rockers Strike Back With Their Sophomore Effort!
Inglorious surprised audiences last year with the release of their debut album; the UK band impressed rock and rollers around the globe with a release that combined the best of modern and retro rock sounds; it even landed a deserved spot on this rock and roll fan’s “Best of 2016” list. Just over a year […]
Uriah Heep – A Look Back at the Band’s Classic 1973 Live Album!
By early 1973, Uriah Heep had released five studio albums and had already made a name for themselves, with a sound all of their own, fusing elements of progressive rock and hard rock. They were one of the most unique bands of their era, and remain revered by fans of the genre all these decades […]
Beatles – The First US Visit Chronicles the Band Behind the Scenes in Their Early Days!
In 1964, the Beatles made their first visit to America, and from then on, the world of music would never be the same again. It was at this time that the band was rising fast; their performances on The Ed Sullivan Show during this time pushed their popularity through the roof, sending the […]