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Rock Hard Reviews is your friendly, independent music review site, specialising in decades of hard rock, melodic metal, classic rock and suchlike.

Rock Hard Reviews was created by rock fans, for rock fans. We love nothing more than helping new, up and coming rock bands get some publicity, promote new releases, and gain new followers. A rock hard music review might come with a slight twist of British humour, but we love to review and promote music from rock and metal bands from all over the world.

If you are in a rock or metal band and want a bit of free publicity then get in touch. Normally we write and publish in-depth, full page reviews whenever a rock band sends us their latest album and EPK. Digital is preferred, but we still accept a CD through the post. You can contact Rock Hard Reviews via our social media pages on Facebook, Twitter and Google Plus, or you can email us directly on . If you have a new (or old) album release which you think our readers should know about, then we would love to hear from you.

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Our latest news, reviews and features are listed below. Enough preamble - let's rock!

Recent reviews

Thunderbird - Heavyweight

2016 release Heavyweight... A raw and punchy album from Thunderbird, in the style of the golden era of Oz Rock.

Buffalo Crows - Bovonic Empire

More heavy rock moos, err sorry, news, from Australia, as Buffalo Crows release their third album, Bovonic Empire. Sorry about the pun.

Victims Of The New Math - Satellite Head

Second outing, and a slice of nostalgia from Victims Of The New Math

A selction of our full album reviews

The House That Dirt Built by The Heavy

If Borderlands 2 themed music inspires you to check out the band behind the cool tunes then look no further than this review of The Heavy's 2009 offering.

Motion Device - Welcome to the Rock Revolution

Rock ain't dead. The spirit of rock lives on in Motion Device. Defo. Go check out their inaugural release, Welcome to the Rock Revolution. And wish Motion Device all the best with recording the sequel right now - we do!.

Ghost - Opus Eponymous

Ghost or Ghost BC? Either way Opus Eponymous is a refreshing dose of harmony and melodic, satanic hard rock. Who said dark and doomy music needed to be errr.. dark, doomy, raucus and screamo? Cos Ghost proves them wrong!

Guns N Roses - Appetite for Destruction

Groundbreaking 80's rock masterpiece from a new band on their way to the big time.

Black Sabbath - Paranoid

We step into our time machine to look back at one of heavy metals most enduring albums - that's right, it's time to check out Paranoid by Black Sabbath.

Kidneythieves - The Invisible Plan

While we all eagerly awaited the next EP from Kidneythieves, why not kick back with an old one ? The Invisible Plan

Miracle of Sound - Level 2

Tali's quest to shout it out loud for commercial quality music inspired by video games continues this week with - surprise, surprise, Level 2 by Miracle of Sound. (Actually, old rock guru Paul Jack is rather keen on Khajit like to sneak, but don't let him know we told ya!)

Ghost - If You Have Ghost

Who you gonna call If you have ghosts? Melodic Swedish occult rock outfit Ghost, that's who! Just how good is their new EP of cover tracks? Check out the review of If You Have Ghost to find out.

Royal Republic - We are the Royal

Fun, light, danceworthy pop rock from Sweden? Check out what our reviewer thought of this cheeky album.

Corrington Wheeler

Corrington`s first solo album. A post-hardcore EP, a non-profit release in support of a worthy cause.

Roger Pedersen - Guitar Madness and other nice songs.html

Guitar virtuoso Roger Pedersen's third solo outing is Guitar Madness and other nice songs. Rock Hard Reviews checks out what the master of shredding has been up to.

Escape Artists - ..Never Die

There's a powerful pop-punk sound coming out of Vienna these days, courtesy of Escape Artists. Find out more about their second album, ..Never Die.

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