OriginalRock 2016 Review

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2016 has seen a lot of ups and downs in general however lets take a look at our highlights from each month of this year in the world of rock.


January: https://originalrock.net/2016/01/31/creeper-releases-new-music-video/

Creeper released their music video for Black Mass that now has over 200,000 views on YouTube.

February: https://originalrock.net/2016/02/03/boston-manor-to-record-debut-album/

Boston Manor announces debut album which turned out to be titled Be Nothing. The release has been a great success and you check out Laika below.


March: https://originalrock.net/2016/03/30/deaf-havana-sign-new-deal-announce-new-album/

Deaf Havana sign to SO Records and will be released 27th Janaury 2017 and will be titled All These Countless Nights.


April: https://originalrock.net/2016/04/25/live-review-bring-me-the-horizon-and-the-parallax-orchestra-at-the-royal-albert-hall/

Bring Me The Horizon performed alongside the Parallax Orchestra at The Royal Albert Hall. The band went on to release a DVD of the night and you can check out Doomed below.


May: https://originalrock.net/2016/05/30/live-review-southamptons-common-people/

Southampton’s Common People gathered thousands of music lovers and actually provided  lot of alternative music with Our Hollow Our Home among the bands to perform at the festival.

Our Hollow Our Home at Southampton’s Common People


June: https://originalrock.net/2016/06/23/blink-182-release-new-song-no-future/

Blink 182 release new song No Future and then go on to release their new album California which took the world of pop punk by storm.


July: https://originalrock.net/2016/07/31/my-chemical-romance-stream-unheard-black-parade-song/

My Checmical Romance stream unheard Black Parade song despite there being reunion rumours. The guys did eventually release The Black Parade / Living With Ghosts which was a ten year anniversary of the The Black Parade.

My Chemical Romance


August: https://originalrock.net/2016/08/26/interview-the-hunna-talk-new-album-100/

The Hunna release debut album 100 after single You & Me, had overwhelming support from the likes of Radio 1.

The Hunna
The Hunna

September: https://originalrock.net/2016/09/12/wstr-announce-debut-album/

WSTR announce debut album Red, Green or Inbetween out on 20th January via No Sleep Records. Listen to Lonely Smiles.


October: https://originalrock.net/2016/10/27/blink-182-green-day-pierce-the-veil-plus-more-announced-for-nova-rock-festival/

Blink-182, Green Day, System of a Down among acts announced for Austrian festival Nova Rocks, set to take place in June.


November: https://originalrock.net/2016/11/30/video-interview-farro-at-southamptons-guidhall/

Former Paramore guitarist Josh Farro proves his solo career is well underway at Southampton’s Joiners.


December: https://originalrock.net/2016/12/19/twenty-one-pilots-release-the-mutemath-sessions/

2016 wouldn’t be complete without twenty one pilots who took this year to storm and this  month they released five ‘reimagined’ songs alongside MUTEMATH |-/


And that’s our 2016 highlights, here’s hoping for 2017 to be just as exciting!