The Rock City archives: 2012

The Answer & The Union, Rock City Main Hall

  • Sunday 11th March 2012
  • Supported by: Skam

The Answer are a hard rock band with their roots in blues and hail from Newcastle, UK and Downpatrick, Northern Ireland.

They have released 3 albums, the most recent 'Revival' was released in October 2011 and peaked at 39 in the UK album Chart. The Answer first achieved success with their debut album 'Rise' in 2006 and they subsequently toured. Most notably opening for AC/DC in the 2008/9 legs of the Black Ice World Tour. Gaining them a much wider fanbase. The song 'Never Too Late' was featured on teh video game Guitar Hero World Tour. 2009 also saw the release of their second album 'Everyday demons'.

Checkout The Answer Myspace page.

Have a watch of the official video The Answer's song 'Under The Sky'

The Union is a project of Luke Morleys (from the band Thunders) and Peter Shoulders (from Winterville).

Their eponymous debut album was released in August 2010 & they released their second album 'siren's Song' in October 2011.

In January 2011 they supported Thin Lizzy and then they supported Whitesnake in the following June. They were named best new band of the year at the Classic rock Awards.

Check out The Union Myspace page.

Have a listen to the leading single from 'siren's song' below...

Siren's Song by TheUnionOnline