Monthly Archives: September 2015

Hollywood Vampires

When you hear about a charity record by one of rock’s biggest names and one of Hollywood’s biggest stars, you tend to sit up and take note. When the stars concerned are Alice Cooper and Johnny Depp, you REALLY take … Continue reading

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Shinedown – Threat To Survival

I’ve waited with bated breath for this album’s release for a long, long time. When Shinedown released Cut The Cord as their first single from the record, I listened and thought “This is a bit different.” I’ve been a Shinedown … Continue reading

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Iron Maiden – The Book Of Souls

What is there left to say about Iron Maiden that’s not already been said? It’s been five long years since their last studio album, The Final Frontier. An album I always had a sneaky feeling that was better than it … Continue reading

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Ghost – Meliora

Meliora is the third sacrificial offering from Sweden’s Ghost. Hailed by some as a gimmick, Ghost, with their nameless ghouls and front man Papa Emeritus, now in his third incarnation, are anything but a gimmick. Meliora opens with Spirit, setting … Continue reading

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Parallel Redemption – Existence

I am always keen to encourage and promote new and up-and-coming talent. One such band to cross my radar recently are Parallel Redemption. This five piece band, who hail from the Glasgow area, recently released their latest single “Existence.” It … Continue reading

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Halo Tora – Omni/One

I stumbled across Halo Tora by chance when they supported Tremonti back in June at Glasgow’s O2 ABC venue. What immediately struck me, apart from their talent, was the fact that the venue was almost full – a rarity these days … Continue reading

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Welcome to The525ToGlasgow

Welcome! this is a newly launched music review blog page. Over the coming days, weeks, months, years the aim is to post  reviews of both new music and favourite tracks from back in the day. As the “gig calendar” dictates, there … Continue reading

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