Tag Archives: Biff Byford

Metal By Numbers 3/18: The charts are a beautiful place

Posted by on March 18, 2020

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week.   So, how’s everyone doing? It’s certainly been a strange and uncertain time on planet Earth lately. I know you none of you read this column because you want to hear about current events […]

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Metal By Numbers 3/11: F8 of the charts

Posted by on March 11, 2020

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week.   So did Five Finger Death Punch decide on the title of the new album before or after the release of the film The Fate of the Furious a.k.a. F8? Either way, the band is back, and if […]

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Metal By Numbers 3/4: Ozzy is no ordinary man

Posted by on March 4, 2020

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week.   The numbers for the new Ozzy album are out. As many of us pointed out in Headbanger’s Brawl last week, the fact there’s a new Ozzy album at all is an impressive feat in of […]

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Vote for your favorite video released today 2/21

Posted by on February 21, 2020

  Friday’s aren’t always for new albums. It’s also a day filled with video premieres. We’ve been compiling these fresh videos on lists, and now we want to give everyone a chance to vote for their favorite. Check out eight videos that were released today (21st) and take our poll at the bottom voting for […]

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New & Noteworthy: February 21st – Everybody Loves New Music…

Posted by on February 21, 2020

New & Noteworthy is a weekly column in which we highlight some of the newest rock and metal releases coming out each week. This week features new music from one of the founders of heavy metal itself, Ozzy Osbourne, as well as the new Demons & Wizards, The Amity Affliction, and more. For last week’s […]

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Biff Byford premieres “Me And You” music video

Posted by on February 14, 2020


Biff Byford has premiered a video for the song “Me And You.” The track is taken from the Saxon frontman’s upcoming solo debut, School of Hard Knocks, which is scheduled to arrive next Friday (21st) via Silver Lining Music.

Byford comments:

“Happy Valentine’s Day! I wrote this song for my wife and our 25th anniversary but I think it can be for anybody who’s in a relationship.  We all have anniversaries and memories, not my usual style of song but it’s always good to throw in a curve ball!”


Watch the clip below and pre-order the album here


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Biff Byford unveils new video for “School of Hard Knocks”

Posted by on December 13, 2019

Saxon frontman Biff Byford has unveiled a new video for “School of Hard Knocks.” The song is the title track for his first-ever solo album, which will be released on February 21st via Silver Lining Music.  Byford commented: “The title track to the album is basically biographical about my early years…” says Biff. “Have a […]

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Saxon Flies into DC with the Black Star Riders on the Firepower Tour

Posted by on March 20, 2018

This past Sunday in the nation’s capital, England’s Saxon and LA’s Black Star Riders brought their classic sounding metal to the beautiful new Anthem music venue on Washington D.C.’s Southwest waterfront.  Both bands were opening for Judas Priest.  More on those guys here. Don Jamieson from VH1 Classic’s That Metal Show introduced the show that […]

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Review: Saxon’s ‘Thunderbolt’ is a modern-sounding monster of a record

Posted by on February 5, 2018

  I finally got to listen to the new Saxon record, Thunderbolt and all I can say is “Wow!” While I was expecting a good record from these British vets I frankly wasn’t expecting something so incredibly fresh as I received. This record immediately grabs you with the quality in its production and the clear […]

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Review: Saxon’s ‘Solid Book of Rock’ is a great primer of 18 years of metal

Posted by on January 16, 2018

I’ll admit I’m a bit late to the party with this one, but heck, I taught five classes last semester, so here we are. Anyway, British legends Saxon have released Solid Book of Rock via Edsel Records and it’s a great way to spend that remaining cash on your Amazon gift card your great aunt […]

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