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NWOBHM Radio Show Part #1 (Meister Music Radio Show)

Hello all, I’m Rich “The Meister” Dillon co-creator, podcast co-host, website content creator and radio show host here at CGCM Rock Radio. I’ve long been a fan of the NWOBHM and similar-sounding sub-genres of Metal. So for a while now I’ve been thinking about showcasing NWOBHM bands in an episode of my weekly CGCM Rock […]


Lionheart is a band I first heard of back in 1984 as their video “Die For Love” played on TV. I loved this song, but never did find their album until many years later when I found it on CD. The band started in 1980 and have released 3 albums and 1 album of demos. […]

IRON MAIDEN – Iron Maiden (Retro Album Review)

IRON MAIDEN – The Debut Iron Maiden almost 40 years old and is the debut studio album by classic English heavy metal band Iron Maiden. It was released on 14 April 1980 in the United Kingdom by EMI Records and in the United States by Harvest and Capitol Records.  It launched the career of one […]

BLAZE BAYLEY – Sweden Rock 2019 (Photo Gallery)

2019 marks the 25th anniversary since heavy metal champion Blaze Bayley became the singer in Iron Maiden. To celebrate he introduces an anniversary setlist, exclusive to European festivals, featuring only songs from the Iron Maiden albums with him on vocals. “Sign of the Cross”, “Man on the Edge”, “Futureal”, “Lord of the Flies”, “Virus”, “The […]


Since attending his first Sweden Rock Festival in 2013, our editor Rich “The Meister” Dillon has made a yearly trek from Toronto, Canada to Solvesborg, Sweden. In his extensive coverage of the event through the years, he has often proclaimed it “the greatest festival on land”. This morning, Sweden Rock announced that it has secured […]

Iron Maidens In The Hammer: A Concert Review

Iron Maidens In The Hammer: A Concert Review

***A photo gallery by Brian Ronald appears at the end of this review*** The world’s only all-female Iron Maiden tribute band The Iron Maidens has made a name for themselves around the world with the chops and the looks that kill. Having seen them on MORC 2014 (Monsters of Rock Cruise), I knew what the […]