Uriah Heap – live at Koko


Few bands these days can claim to have been around since the birth of a musical genre, let alone say that they were part of a scene that would revolutionise the stale and tired UK blues-rock movement, creating a sound that would dominate the music world in one way or another for the next 45Few bands these days can claim to have been around since the birth of a musical genre, let alone say that they were part of a scene that would revolutionise the stale and tired UK blues-rock movement, creating a sound that would dominate the music world in one way or another for the next 45 years and beyond… Uriah Heap is one such band, and with their latest release, culled from a fantastic performance at Koko in London’s Camden, they prove that they are still worthy of their position in the pantheons of Rock and Roll… There are no surprises here in terms of the set list, all the classics are here. I can say in all honestly however, the sheer venom in the performance from start to finish has a freshness that betrays the fact that they have performed these songs a thousand times before while at the same time reinforces what we already knew. Uriah Heap is a band that is still very much on top of their game and remains the standard bearers for British heavy metal. Right from the outset, the energy the band generates is at fever pitch. With more bang than a minefield the […]

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