Stiff Little Fingers – Eddie And The Hotrods Live at Birmingham O2 Academy

A 40th-anniversary tour is nothing to sniff at in times of such disposable music, so a back catalogue like Stiff Little Fingers have is certainly nothing to sniff at. With support from the Eddie and the Hot Rods crowd, a trip to Birmingham is on the cards for a gig of two high octane punk acts, with the rather more punk n roll nature of the support being a good foil to the energy and pip of our headliners. A delayed journey later, I arrive in time to get into the venue and a drink before our support act. Continue reading


Dropkick Murphys – Flogging Molly – Jake Burns: Live At Forrest Hills Stadium

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Rancid And Dropkick Murphys Announce A North American Tour

Punk fans rejoice! Rancid and Dropkick Murphys have finally released the dates for their massive North American tour this Summer. Continue reading

Audio + Tour: Ricky Warrick – The Road To Damascus Street

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Ricky Warrick (of Black Star Riders) is streaming “The Road To Damascus Street,” off of his upcoming double album When Patsy Cline Was Crazy (And Guy Mitchell Sang The Blues), out February 2016 via Nuclear Blast below.

Warrick commented on the track:

“Belfast has always been the heart and soul of my creative center. The longing for home is a constant for a touring musician and Sam’s lyrics inspired me to write the music. I am delighted to finally be releasing this song.”

Double CD
CD1 When Patsy Cline Was Crazy (And Guy Mitchell Sang The Blues)

01: The Road To Damascus Street
02: Celebrating Sinking
03: When Patsy Cline Was Crazy (And Guy Mitchell Sang The Blues)
04: Toffee Town
05: That’s Where The Story Ends
06: Johnny Ringo’s Last Ride
07: Gold Along The Cariboo
08: The Son Of The Wind
09: If Your Not Gonna Leave Me (I’ll Find Someone Who Will)
10: Yesteryear

Bonus Tracks
11: Ghost Town Road
12: The Whiskey Song
13: Tank McCullough Saturdays (Electric Version)

Ricky Warwick recently announced the release of not one but TWO new solo albums next year. ‘When Patsy Cline Was Crazy…

Posted by Ricky Warwick & The Fighting Hearts on Friday, December 11, 2015

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CD2 Hearts On Trees

01: Presbyterian Homesick Blues
02: Tank McCullough Saturdays
03: Psycho
04: Hearts On Trees
05: Said Samson To Goliath
06: Way Too Cool For Snow
07: Schwaben Redoubt
08: The Year of Living Dangerously
09: Disasters
10: 82

Bonus Tracks
11: Love Owes
12: I Can See My Life (From Here)
13: The Ugly Truth
14: Hell Or Highwater
15: Eight Bells (Demo)

Ricky Warrick and The Fighting Hearts have an upcoming UK solo tour with Stiff Little Fingers with dates posted below:

Feb 25: Academy – Oxford
Feb 26: Pyramids- Portsmouth
Feb 27: Phoenix – Exeter
Feb 28: University (Solus) – Cardiff
Mar 01: Robin 2 – Wolverhampton
Mar 02: The Assembly – Leamington Spa
Mar 04: Forum – London
Mar 05: Roadmenders – Northampton
Mar 06: Academy – Bristol
Mar 08: Junction – Cambridge
Mar 09: Waterfront – Norwich
Mar 11: Rock City – Nottingham
Mar 12: Academy – Leeds
Mar 14: Garage – Aberdeen
Mar 15: Ironworks – Inverness
Mar 17: Barrowland – Glasgow
Mar 18: Academy – Newcastle
Mar 19: Ritz – Manchester

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