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Killing Joke announce UK tour

Louder Than War favourites Killing Joke have three gigs to celebrate their thirtieth anniversary Nottingham's Rock City on March 30. Manchester'sAcademy 2 on March 31 London's Royal Festival Hall...

New Radiohead album

Well this has come out of the blue. Radiohead have just announced their new album, The King of Limbs

Stooges play hometown show in honour of Ron Asheton

Iggy and the Stooges are playing a hometown show in Ann Arbor in honor of the legendary group's late guitarist, Ron Asheton on...

Guns ‘n’ Roses to reform

If you like this please Tweet it, Facebook it or leave a comment http://static.ak.fbcdn.net/connect.php/js/FB.Share For a brief flicker of time Guns n Roses were...

LCD Soundsystem call it a day

It's been a lot of fun and, frankly, a bit of a surprise that the party is over

Tura Satana RIP – appreciation by Ian Johnston and interview by Marc Isted

Tura Satana RIP- appreciation by Ian Johnston and interview from Marc Isted

Mick Karn obituary – by John Robb

John Robb pays tribute to Mick Karn, who was one of the most distinctive bass players of his generation

Gorillaz, The Fall, album review – by John Robb

Damon Albarn recorded the new Gorillaz album on the road on his iPad. John Robb reviewed it on the road with his iPad...

Louder Than War’s top 80 albums of 2010

There have been lots of great releases this year but it feels like the calm before the storm. The big bands are back next year and also the cuts may kick in and things get a bit wilder out there.

More Beefheart tributes – by Magic Band’s Gary Lucas, and Sarandon’s Drinkmilk

We'd just driven over to buy some replacement tiles for the outhouse roof and Geoff (for that was his name) started telling me the story of Trout Mask Replica. This kind of thing happened a lot.

Captain Beefheart RIP, a tribute to a genius – by John Robb

the genius of Captain Beefheart celebrated





excellent rock trivia! old postcard of krautrock legends Can boarding the Ramsgate hovercraft

Rock trivia - somehow the most trivial and yet the most important on the planet. The excellent twitter feed of @birmingham81 post up this Ramsgate postcard with a photo of the Ramsgate Hoverport in its glory days, which peaked with a visit from Can!

Be-Bop Deluxe: Axe Victim – reissue album review

Be-Bop Deluxe - Axe Victim Esoteric Recordings CD Out now Welcome reissue for one of the best seventies...

Live Music: A Personal Love Letter

In response to the "Let The Music Play" campaign and the efforts of the...

The Residents – Metal, Meat & Bone – album review

  The Residents - Metal, Meat & Bone Cherry Red 2CD/DL Released 10 July 2020 Brand new Residents album...

Radio Alty – Louder Than War Show Trending on Mixcloud

Radio Alty, based in Altrincham launched it’s station bang in the middle of the lockdown, with Louder Than War’s Interviews & Features editor Nigel Carr presenting his own eclectic mix of new bands, many of which are featured on the website first, at 9 pm on Wednesdays.