It’s a week when Pink Floyd go all deluxe with their Darkly classic album. Where Steve Hackett proves he can more than hack it. Where Machine Head plague us with metal. And Mastodon Hungrily chow down on new songs.
Mad, bad and dangerous to know, Iron Monkey received scarcely any praise when they were a going concern. Now, 11 years after they split up, they’re hailed as heroes. But then, some of us knew it all along. Welcome to the latest Cult Heroes. Check out all the past Cult Heroes here.
Our festive-season rundown gathers pace. Come inside for today’s 10 tracks.
Guitarist Phil Demmel collapsed on stage during Machine Head’s second-to-last song Friday night (December 12) in Sheffield, England.