Author Archive: Nish Idol

Drummer, part of tech idol and new daddy!

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Review: TBFM – our Stevi!

Monday, 26 January 2015 | By | Add a Comment
Review: TBFM – our Stevi!

So, Hollow Point Curses is out, and it’s getting reviews. We’ve had many great reviews including 4/5 in The Sun where it was described as a late contender for Hard Rock Album of the Year! Now our great friend Stevi reviewed Hollow Point Curses for TBFM. I admit, I expected a favourable review. When I […]

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Nish – 15 Most Influential Albums

Wednesday, 24 September 2014 | By | Add a Comment
Nish – 15 Most Influential Albums

As usual, Facebook is like a constant stream of spam and viral activities. Every now and then one of these “do this and then nominate people” posts goes around and I actually pay attention to it. I ignore most, they just annoy me, but the one about 15 most influential albums interested me. I guess […]

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Pledge for the Dead

Thursday, 8 May 2014 | By | Add a Comment
Pledge for the Dead

So, we are at that pledging game again! Should have probably told you all before – but you know how it is. After the great success of crowd funding Dark Little Hearts, we’ve been beavering away at Purple Pro Audio and Eiger studios to write that difficult 3rd album. After many months of blood sweat and […]

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I’m Drowning Video

Thursday, 8 May 2014 | By | Add a Comment
I’m Drowning Video

What do you get if you take 5 moody buggers, a broken relationship and a pretty girl in a bath? The new video for The Idol Dead’s fabulous ‘I’m Drowning ‘ video. Shot over 6 months, not coz we’re hardcore film makers, but coz Claire ran away to Vietnam, and edited by our very own […]

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A Drummer’s Blog

Thursday, 19 December 2013 | By | Add a Comment
A Drummer’s Blog

So, with the site being rather quiet, I decided I’d start keeping a blog. I expect to be able to count the number of users who read this on one hand. I’ll try to keep on top of this and post something most days. I make no promises though! I don’t have that much to […]

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Hammerfest V – In Fear of the Dragon

Thursday, 21 March 2013 | By | Add a Comment
Hammerfest V – In Fear of the Dragon

So we attended Hammerfest V this year part of our prize for winning Highway to Hell in Glasgow. Naturally we had a blast on stage, but then we had interviews. Loads of interviews with great Websites/Ezines etc… Here are a few (more to come as we get them!) RAM Zine Review of Hammerfest including The […]

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Review of ‘Dark Little Hearts’ by Danny Randon

Friday, 9 November 2012 | By | 1 Comment
Review of ‘Dark Little Hearts’ by Danny Randon

THE IDOL DEAD – DARK LITTLE HEARTS – 8/10 When you’re in an independent band, it costs a hell of a lot of money to get noticed. There’s the obvious issue of having half-decent gear, and being able to get to your gigs, whether they’re at the other side of town or at the other […]

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New album nearing completion

Monday, 24 September 2012 | By | Add a Comment
New album nearing completion

The new album is nearly ready for you! We’ve recorded all parts except for one special vocal part and one guitar solo. Once they’re done, the mix will be completed and then it’s down to mastering and creation of the CD’s. The release party is at The Library in Hyde Park corner near Headingley on […]

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