The Upside News spoke to Mott The Hoople’s keyboard player, Morgan Fisher, about all things Hoople and the chances of being them in Australia soon…
A chat with Black Star Riders singer, Ricky Warwick, about the band’s new record, their career so far, his recent solo work and Thin Lizzy’s formidable legacy.
Trophy Eyes vocalist John Floreani talks new album Chemical Miracle, Hopeless Records, his mum’s early influence and Australian hardcore.
The Upside News looks back at ten ‘nostalgia’ releases of the last 12 months and ranks them. The criteria for inclusion is a recording that offer something new, while also dipping into past glories; either a mix of old and new songs, or presenting old material in new ways.
The Upside News has put some thought into the options: some of them much talked about and others who might not seem so immediately apparent, but deserve serious consideration.
2014 has been a year that has underscored the value of the rock’n’roll live experience, but it has also made me worry about its future.