Thought Machine: Free music for all. Right?

The Thought Machine - RockmusicRaider - Cool Guitar 2016Succeeding and – indeed – thriving in the music industry is hard, real hard. Many bands out there are trying to eek out a living from the music they create, but very few make a decent amount of cash off their efforts. As in sustaining the operation.

And we are usually not talking bad quality music neither, mind you: Often this is really good stuff coming my way from little known bands. Amazingly good.

The same goes – by the way – with reviewers and other suppliers of added services. So here many of them often find themselves between a rock and a hard place as far as paying the bills is concerned.Got hooked? Raid this some more...

Newsflash – Take off with Iron Maiden on Ed Force One!

RockmusicRaider Newsflash - Ed Force One 2016Feel like joining Bruce Dickinson in the cockpit of their mighty band plane? Check out the attached video!

Sometimes I wonder what Bruce cannot do! Man of many talents and mainly known for his role as lead singer of Iron Maiden, he also pilots the band-owned Boeing 747 Ed Force One that is currently employed on their Book of Souls Tour. The video covers the take-off in Fortaleza (Brazil) for the run down to Sao Paulo, promoting their newest album The Book of Souls released in 2015. Ed Force One was much in the news lately when the plane got badly damaged in Chile in March in a pretty spectacular ground accident.Got hooked? Raid this some more...