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Gig: Old Royal Oak, Burton

What’s that coming over the hill? We’re back at The Old Royal Oak on Saturday 22 June 2012 at 9pm.

Old Royal Oak
11 Market Place
Burton on Trent
DE14 1HA

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‘Rock Covers with Gusto’

An impressive set of rock covers delivered with gusto… metal, punk, alternative, melodic rock… it’s all here. Particularly impressed with the guitar player’s literally perfect re-creation of the sound and tones of a variety of rock bands from the 60’s to the present day. Check ’em, book ’em.

By Lee Morrall
At The Trident, April 2013

Live and Let Rock – they lived and they rocked!

Highlights for me were DC’s Shot Down in Flames (Mark’s still got a terrific vocal range), the guitar player’s practically note-perfect rendition of the solo in Marillion’s Kayleigh (one of the best solos ever, in my view), and an absolutely storming take on Sharp Dressed Man (possibly ZZ Top’s best track). This latter number was a floor-filler and no mistake…

 By Jason D’Allison

For the full review go to our Reviews page.