Contemporary hard rock pioneers King Lizard have been shortlisted for the Best Album award at the Pure Rawk Awards.
Plug in your headphones, put the volume up to 11 and warn the neighbours because here it is, the long-awaited Top Ten Albums of 2012…
The show thunders to life from the get-go, a torpedo of musical Semtex impregnating the room with rasping, ear-bursting hard rock.
London’s King Lizard is very much alive, very much kicking and very much above ground. Seeking a little hard rock vitality, I took a call from a certain Flash Roxx for a shot of the good stuff.
We need a solution, and in Nightmare Livin’ the Dream by King Lizard I believe we have found one. Not only is it chock-full of competent musicianship, but also delivers memorable tunes without demanding anything from the listener other than unabashed enjoyment.
“They don’t give a fuck, and that’s what makes their particular brand of decadence so fiendishly delicious.”