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TIGERTAILZ Announces U.K. Tour

Glam metal icons TIGERTAILZ have announced their first multi-date U.K. tour since 2007. The Welsh rock heroes are returning to the live circuit with a new live album, a rejuvenated lineup, and a keen eye on the future. Not only will the tour see them playing all the fan favorites from their most popular albums ...

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TIGERTAILZ Parts Ways With Drummer

Long-running U.K. glam rockers TIGERTAILZ have parted ways with drummer Matt Blakout. The group says in a statement, "The rest of the band wish Matt all the best in whatever he decides to do next. TIGERTAILZ are also very pleased to announce the re-instatement of former original drummer Ace Finchum for the remainder of the ...

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AIRBOURNE Confirmed For U.K.'s HARD ROCK HELL IV

Australian hard rockers AIRBOURNE will headline the Hard Rock Hell IV festival on Friday, December 3. The event will take place December 4-5 at Prestatyn Sands, North Wales. Hard Rock Hell promoter John Davis said: "We are pleased to have AIRBOURNE complete our Friday night lineup. They are an exceptional live act and we have ...

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EDEN'S CURSE To Be Joined By Ex-PAUL DIANNO'S KILLERS Guitarist For MelodicRockFest2

Multinational melodic metallers EDEN'S CURSE will be joined by guitarist Marcus Thurston (SIAM, TIGERTAILZ, PAUL DIANNO'S KILLERS) for their appearance at MelodicRockFest2 in Elgin, Illinois on Saturday, May 1. The performance will be recorded for EDEN'S CURSE's first official live DVD. Thurston, a former bandmate of EDEN'S CURSE drummer Pete Newdecks in KILLERS, replaces Jay ...

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STOCKHOLM ROCK OUT Festival Postponed

Chris LeMon, organizer of the Stockholm Rock Out festival — which was scheduled to take place April 30 - May 1, 2010 at Gamla Tryckeriet in Alvik, Sweden — has released the following statement: "Due to the volcano and flight situation over Europe, today we have together with our artists decided to postpone the two-day ...

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TIGERTAILZ To Perform Entire 'Bezerk' Album In Newcastle

Long-running U.K. glam rockers TIGERTAILZ will perform their classic 1990 album "Bezerk" in its entirety on Friday, July 2 at Legends in Newcastle, England. Support at the gig will come from NEW GENERATION SUPERSTARS and BONE IDLE. TIGERTAILZ will make its live debut with new bassist Sarah Firebrand on Saturday, April 17 at the rock ...

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CRASHDIET, TIGERTAILZ Confirmed For STOCKHOLM ROCK OUT

CRASHDIET and TIGERTAILZ have been confirmed for the inaugural edition of the Stockholm Rock Out festival, set to take place April 30 - May 1, 2010 at Gamla Tryckeriet in Alvik, Sweden. The festival billing is now shaping up as follows (in alphabetical order): BADMOUTH (SE) BULLETBOYS (US) CHRIS LANEY (SE) CRASHDIET (SE) DIZZY REED ...

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New TIGERTAILZ Bassist Speaks

Über Röck has conducted an interview with new TIGERTAILZ bassist Sarah Firebrand. A couple of excerpts from the chat follow below. Über Röck: Let's start with the basics… You're in TIGERTAILZ. How does that feel?!? Sarah: Pretty damn special! It's still rather new and surreal at the moment and I don't think it ...

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TIGERTAILZ Joined By Female Bassist

Long-running U.K. glam rockers TIGERTAILZ have announced the addition of female bassist Sarah Firebrand to the group's ranks. Commented the band: "We think she's an amazing find and we're sure all you TAILZ maniacs will be welcoming her to our insane world as warmly as we have. It also means that the average age of ...

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TIGERTAILZ Confirmed For HARD ROCK HELL ROAD TRIP

After their blistering set at Hard Rock Hell III (see video below), long-running U.K. glam rockers TIGERTAILZ have announced their addition to the Hard Rock Hell Road Trip to Ibiza, set to take place on the dancing island between June 2 and June 9, 2010. Also scheduled to appear are THE QUIREBOYS, GUN, GIRLSCHOOL, GMT, ...

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Former TIGERTAILZ Frontman To Play One-Off Swedish Halloween Show

Former TIGERTAILZ frontman Steevi Jaimz will play a one-off Halloween special show at Club Dirty Harry in Växjö, Sweden on Friday, October 30. Jaimz's backing band for the occasion will consist of Mick Priestley (lead guitar), Rob Wylde (rhythm guitar), Shell (bass) and Alex Martin (drums). Steevi Jaimz's new solo album, "My Private Hell", was ...

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TIGERTAILZ To Perform Entire 'Bezerk' Album At London Show

Long-running U.K. glam rockers TIGERTAILZ will perform their classic 1990 album "Bezerk" in its entirety on Saturday, October 10 at London, England's Borderline. Commented vocalist Kim Hooker: "With it being nearly 20 twenty years since ['Bezerk''s] release, and the inevitable question of celebrating this fact coming up, it occurred to us that there were songs ...

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TIGERTAILZ Forced To Cancel ROCK GONE WILD Appearance

U.K. glam rockers TIGERTAILZ have been forced to cancel their appearance at Rock Gone Wild, the Iowa-based, four-day festival which is being held August 20-23 at The Diamond Jo Casino in Northwood. According to the band, "Administrative problems leading up to the event have proved impossible to overcome in time for the band to travel ...

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TIGERTAILZ Confirmed For Italy's GLAM FEST

U.K. glam rockers TIGERTAILZ have been confirmed to appear at this year's edition of Glam Fest, set to take place at Estragon in Bologna, Italy on Saturday, November 7. This marks the band's third trip to Italy in as many years, following on from their Gods of Metal appearance in 2007, and last year's special ...

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ROCK GONE WILD Teams Up With VH1 CLASSIC's EDDIE TRUNK

Rock Gone Wild, America's newest and most diverse rock festival, has teamed up with one of rock radio's biggest names to host one of rock's biggest days. Eddie Trunk, the popular host of VH1 Classic's "That Metal Show", will be in Algona for the entire day on August 22 to bring on such classic rock ...

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MONSTER MAGNET Confirmed For U.K.'s HARD ROCK HELL Festival

MONSTER MAGNET will headline the first night of this year's Hard Rock Hell festival, set to take place December 4-5, 2009 at Pontins in Prestatyn Sands. North Wales, United Kingdom. Hard Rock Hell booker Seven Webster says: "The response to this year's event has been our best yet, with tickets selling at record speed, and ...

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