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Planet Rock Magazine: order issue 16 online!

Planet Rock Issue 16

Issue 16 of Planet Rock magazine is on-sale everywhere from the 30th August!

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For issue 16 of Planet Rock magazine, we welcome prog rock royalty to the cover, as we salute the mighty Pink Floyd. We’ve an inside look at the making of the band’s 1975 masterpiece Wish You Were Here from Floyd biographer Mark Blake, plus David Fricke presents an exclusive portrait of Roger Waters, as Floyd’s former conceptual mastermind prepares to bring his astonishing Us + Them tour film to cinema screens worldwide.

Planet Rock Issue 16 cover feature

Elsewhere in the issue Thin Lizzy / Black Star Riders guitarist Scott Gorham talks jail, rehab and memories of his much-missed friend Phil Lynott, and Status Quo’s Francis Rossi tells us why cheese and tomato rolls are more rock’n’ roll than drugs or groupies. 

Scott Gorham feature

In addition, we’ve a gloriously entertaining 10 page interview with the mighty Slade in our Cult Heroes feature, guitar god Steve Vai selects the songs which inspired his journey in rock ’n’ roll, and we nominate Out Of The Silent Planet from cult Houston heavyweights King’s X as our Classic Album.

 

Slade


As well as messing around with that lot, we’ve a frolic in the park with The Rolling Stones in our Eyewitness feature, and we present Access All Areas coverage of this summer’s Ramblin’ Man Fair and Steelhouse festivals.

 

Steelhouse Festival review

 

Look out too for reviews of new albums from Alter BridgeKris Barras BandToolWhiskey MyersBlack Star RidersSlipknotand more, plus we salute a lesser-heralded treasure by The Who and take a deep dive into Metallica’s controversial catalogue for our Buyers’ Guide. 

 

Album reviews


All this, plus The CultJimi HendrixFeederSteel PantherAlice CooperRammstein and more…

Issue 16 of Planet Rock magazine is on-sale everywhere from August 30.

 

You can also subscribe to Planet Rock Magazine for 12 months and save money on each issue, with magazines delivered straight to your door (or someone else's, it makes a great gift)SUBSCRIBE HERE!

 

Missed an issue? Don’t fret, order back copies of Planet Rock Magazine online here. Want to take the mag with you on your phone or tablet? Then download our Planet Rock Magazine app for digital editions available on Apple and Android now.