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PISTON ANNOUNCE CHRISTMAS SHOW.

Piston are coming back to Cannock for Christmas! See the boys on December 18th at The Station. It's time to dust off the Santa hats, the mankini's (is it a little too cold for that?) and have a good time with this bunch of reprobates! 

CLASSIC ROCK MAGAZINE FEATURE PISTON ON THEIR HOT LIST. 

Congratulations to Piston who have made Classic Rock Magazine’s Hot List with an interview feature. The November issue is available in all good news agents now. 

GRETSCH GUITARS FEATURE PISTON'S JACK EDWARDS ON THEIR 'SPOTLIGHT'.

Jack talks with Ron at Gretsch about all things Piston... from touring with Glenn Hughes and The Cult to the new songs he’s writing for the second Piston record. Read the full interview via www.gretsch.com. 

PISTON ARE FEATURED IN ALWAYS OUTLAW MAGAZINE. 

Piston are featured in the new issue of Always Outlaw magazine. Order yours now via www.alwaysoutlaw.com

PISTON AND BAD TOUCH RESCHEDULED FOR SEPTEMBER / OCTOBER 2020. 

Due to the outbreak of COVID-19, Piston's upcoming tour with Bad Touch has been re-scheduled for September / October 2020.

PISTON RETURN TO FARMER PHIL'S FESTIVAL 2020. 

Piston confirmed to return to Farmer Phil's Festival 2020. The band play Friday 14th August 2020.

PISTON STORM PLANET ROCK WINTERS END.

Piston play a sold out Planet Rock Winters End. Photo by Darren Griffiths. 

PISTON'S JACK EDWARDS TALKS ALL THINGS GRETSCH GUITARS IN THIS IS ROCK.

Piston’s Jack Edwards discusses all things Gretsch Guitars and Piston in the upcoming issue of This Is Rock. 

PISTON'S LUKE ALLATT SIGNS AN ENDORSEMENT DEAL WITH WR GUITARS.

Congratulations to Piston’s Luke Allatt who has signed an endorsement deal with WR Guitars. Check out Luke’s custom built Stratocaster!

PLANET ROCK WINTERS END IS NOW OFFICIALLY SOLD OUT.

Planet Rock Winters End has officially SOLD OUT! Catch Piston on February 29th at 17:40pm. 

PLANET ROCK REPORTS ON THE UPCOMING EARACHE RECORDS COMPILATION ALBUM FEATURING PISTON.

Thank you Planet Rock - "Piston are featured on the upcoming Earache Records 'New Wave Of Rock N Roll' compilation album."

PISTON ARE FEATURED IN THE UPCOMING ISSUE OF THIS IS ROCK MAGAZINE.

Piston are featured in the upcoming February / March issue of Spanish rock magazine This Is Rock.

CLASSIC ROCK REPORTS ON PISTON JOINING THUNDER AT BIRMINGHAM ARENA.

Classic Rock reports on Piston joining Thunder on their 2020 UK arena tour.

PLANET ROCK REPORTS ON PISTON JOINING THUNDER AT BIRMINGHAM ARENA.

Planet Rock reports on Piston joining Thunder on their 2020 UK arena tour.

PISTON ANNOUNCED TO SUPPORT THUNDER AND UGLY KID JOE.

Great news! Piston will support Thunder at Birmingham Resorts World Arena on November 20th. 

PISTON ANNOUNCED TO SUPPORT DANNY WORSNOP. 

Piston will join Asking Alexandria's Danny Worsnop as special guests at The Asylum Venue in Birmingham on March 21st. 

PISTON CONFIRMED AS SPECIAL GUESTS TO BAD TOUCH.

Piston are confirmed as special guests to Bad Touch on their upcoming UK tour.

STAFFORDSHIRE NEWSLETTER REPORTS ON PISTON'S HOMEAGE TO SLADE AND THEIR UPCOMING STAFFORD SHOW.

Staffordshire Newsletter reports on Piston's homeage to Slade and their upcoming Stafford show at Redrum. The newspaper is available from all local newsagents this week!

BBC MUSIC INTRODUCING FEATURE PISTON'S 'MAMA WEER ALL CRAZEE NOW'.

Piston's 'Mama Weer All Crazee Now' will feature on BBC Music Introducing in the West Midlands, on Saturday 7 Dec 2019 (on BBC WM 95.6). 

PISTON'S BASSIST STUART EGAN SIGNS AN ENDORSEMENT DEAL WITH HIWATT AMPLIFICATION.

Congratulations to Piston's bassist Stuart Egan who has signed an endorsement deal with Hiwatt Amplification. Stuart joins the company of The WhoPink FloydOasis and Cheap Trick.

PLANET ROCK PREMIERE THE OFFICIAL MUSIC VIDEO OF PISTON'S 'MAMA WEER ALL CRAZEE NOW'. 

Planet Rock premiere Piston's homage to Slade. The music video features cameos from Bad Touch, Collateral, Sons Of Liberty and more! 

PISTON RELEASE A COVER OF SLADES 'MAMA WEER ALL CRAZEE NOW' FOR CHRISTMAS.  

To celebrate the festive season, Piston, have recorded an electrifying homage to Slade by releasing a cover of their 1972 anthem 'Mama Weer All Crazee Now' just in time for Christmas.

MUSIC RADAR FEATURE PISTON'S JACK EDWARDS AND THE CULT'S BILLY DUFFY FOR 'ELECTRIC GUITAR WEEK'.

"Do you want to go to your grave having never owned a Gretsch?” Piston’s Jack Edwards and The Cult’s Billy Duffy talk to MusicRadar for 'Electric Guitar Week'.

PISTON ANNOUNCE UK TOUR DATES WITH THE CULT. 

Great news! Piston support The Cult on their 30th Anniversary Sonic Temple UK Tour on the following 4 gigs: O2 Academy Leeds (Oct 20), Music Hall Aberdeen (Oct 21), O2 Academy Glasgow (Oct 22) and O2 Apollo Manchester (Oct 24). 

PISTON ANNOUNCE UK TOUR DATES WITH GLENN HUGHES. 

Piston are excited to announce that they will be supporting Glenn Hughes on his upcoming UK tour! Piston are special guests on the following UK dates:

25th November - Music Hall, Aberdeen. 
26th November - Ironworks, Inverness. 
28th November - Middlesbrough Town Hall.  

All tickets can be purchased via The Gig Cartel. 

PISTON'S GUITARIST JACK EDWARDS IS FEATURED IN TOTAL GUITAR MAGAZINE.

Piston's guitarist Jack Edwards is featured in the new issue of Total Guitar Magazine - see the November issue for the full 'On The Up' article! 

PISTON'S GUITARIST JACK EDWARDS IS FEATURED IN TOTAL GUITAR MAGAZINE.

The Cult's Billy Duffy and Piston's Jack Edwards talk about their shared love for the Gretsch White Falcon with Total Guitar - see the October issue for the full 6 page feature!

PISTON ARE FEATURED IN POWERPLAY MAGAZINE.

Piston chats with Powerplay Magazine about the new album. Album gets a 9/10 review. Pick up a copy at your local newsagents!

PISTON TO SUPPORT PHIL CAMPBELL & THE BASTARD SONS. 

Phil Campbell of Motörhead personally invites Piston to open up his show at KK's Steel Mill in Wolverhampton on November 7th. Piston will be supporting Phil Campbell & The Bastard Sons. 

PISTON'S GUITARIST JACK EDWARDS INTERVIEWED IN BLACK VELVET MAGAZINE. 

Black Velvet Magazine interview Piston's guitarist Jack Edwards in the upcoming issue. 

PISTON'S ALBUM REVIEWED IN CLASSIC ROCK MAGAZINE! 

Classic Rock Magazine give Piston's highly anticipated debut album a 7 star review! The new issue is available NOW from all newsagents! 

PISTON'S ALBUM REVIEWED IN PLANET ROCK MAGAZINE! 

"Piston are creating a wave... What seals the deal is lack of filler, and killer guitars pushed higher in the mix than most would dare." Planet Rock Magazine gives Piston's debut album a 4-star review. The new issue is available NOW from all newsagents! 

PLANET ROCK PREMIERE NEW SINGLE 'BLOW IT AWAY'. 

Kudos to Planet Rock for posting our animated superhero music video for our new single "Blow It Away." Says our very own Jack Edwards, “Blow It Away is an intense rock n’ roll anthem. It's a thrill ride from start to finish."

PISTON ANNOUNCE HMV ACOUSTIC SESSION AND SIGNING. 

Piston will be doing an exclusive acoustic performance and signing session at HMV Wolverhampton on Saturday 14th September at 12:00pm in celebration of the release of their eponymous debut album.

GRETSCH GUITARS ENDORSE JACK EDWARDS.

Piston's Jack Edwards has signed an endorsement deal with Gretsch Guitars. He's pictured here with his Gretsch Billy Duffy Signature White Falcon guitar.

“When I was 11, the first band I saw live was The Cult," says Jack. ”Billy Duffy left me speechless. I swore blind that one day I would own that very guitar and bring it back into the world of new rock with cranked up amplifiers, effects and aggressive playing. I’m honoured to be an official Gretsch artist. It’s a childhood dream come true.”

PISTON FEATURED IN HARD ROCK HELL MAGAZINE.

"Rock 'n' roll has never been perfect, and neither are we, but one thing's for sure, our songs will definitely grab you by the scruff of the neck and take you on a rollercoaster ride." Piston wax lyrical in the new issue of Hard Rock Hell Magazine. Go pick up a copy from your local newsagents! 

PISTON WIN THE PLANET ROCK PUBLIC VOTE FOR A SLOT AT RAMBLIN MAN FAIR FESTIVAL 2019. 

Piston win the Planet Rock Radio public vote to play the Ramblin Man Fair Festival in Maidstone. Piston will perform on July 21st at 1:25pm. Piston would like to extend a huge thank you to their fans who voted. 

PISTON ARE NOMINATED BY PLANET ROCK TO PLAY THE RAMBLIN MAN FAIR RISING STAGE. 

Piston are nominated by Planet Rock Radio to play Ramblin' Man Fair's Rising Stage in July. The public vote is open for one week and will see five bands battle it out for the final slot at the festival. 

PISTON RELEASE THEIR HIGHLY ANTICIPATED DEBUT ALBUM.  

Piston officially release their highly anticipated debut album on all major platforms! Catch Piston on tour this autumn with Collateral and the Planet Rock Roadstars playing their debut album in its entirety! 

PISTON'S UPCOMING DEBUT ALBUM REVIEWED BY MAXIMUM VOLUME MUSIC. 

"There are elements of the greats here, but your heroes are Piston!" Maximum Volume Music gives Piston's debut album 9/10 stars.

PISTON ANNOUNCE DEBUT ALBUM PRE-ORDER. 

Piston are excited to deliver a new online store in partnership with Music Glue for all album pre-orders. Pre-orders are AVAILABLE NOW! 

PISTON'S BRAD NEWLANDS PAYS TRIBUTE TO NEIL PEART. 

Piston's very own Brad Newlands pays tribute to his hero Neil Peart on Great Music Stories. The full uncut interview airs on Monday 21st January at www.greatmusicstories.com. 

HARD ROCK HELL RADIO FEATURE PISTON IN THEIR TOP 100 TRACKS OF 2019.
PISTON ANNOUNCE COMPILATION ALBUM WITH EARACHE RECORDS. 

Piston are excited to announce that Earache Records have selected 'One More Day' to be featured on their "New Wave Of Rock N' Roll" Compilation Album.

PLANET ROCK REPORT ON PISTON'S UPCOMING TOUR WITH BAD TOUCH. 

Planet Rock reports on the upcoming Piston and Bad Touch 2020 UK tour.

RAMZINE REPORTS ON PISTON'S HOMAGE TO SLADE. 

"Piston pay tribute to possibly the greatest rock n' roll band to come out of the West Midlands, we’re talking Wolverhampton’s Slade!" RAMzine reports on Piston's homeage to Slade. 

PISTON ANNOUNCED FOR SOS FESTIVAL 2020.

Piston will headline Saturday night at SOS Festival in Prestwich, Manchester. 

 

PISTON ANNOUNCED FOR BONFEST 2020.

Piston are excited to announce their appearance at Bonfest. Piston open the main stage on Sunday 3rd May 2020. 

PISTON ANNOUNCED FOR ROADRAGE FESTIVAL 2020. 

Piston are pleased to announce their appearance at Roadrage Festival 2020. Catch Piston on Sunday 28th March.

 

MUSIC RADAR HAVE RANKED PISTON'S JACK EDWARDS AND LUKE ALLATT AT #3 FOR 'BEST NEW GUITARISTS IN THE WORLD RIGHT NOW'.

Huge congratulations to Piston's Jack Edwards and Luke Allatt who have been ranked at #3 in MusicRadar's '10 best new guitarists in the world right now'.

MUSIC RADAR NOMINATES PISTON'S JACK EDWARDS AND LUKE ALLATT FOR 'BEST NEW GUITARIST' 2019. 

We're excited to report that Piston's Jack Edwards and Luke Allatt are nominated "Best New Guitarist" by MusicRadar

PISTON ANNOUNCE THEIR RETURN TO RAMBLIN' MAN FAIR 2020.

Piston announce their return to Ramblin' Man Fair! After their explosive set on the Rising Stage this year as the people's choice, Piston will be playing the Grooverider Stage in 2020. 

 

Catch Piston on Sunday 19th July at Ramblin Man Fair 2020. 

 

POWERPLAY MAGAZINE REVIEWS PISTON'S LONDON SHOW. 

"It is clear that this is Piston's year to shine!" Powerplay Magazine reviews Piston's recent gig in London with the Planet Rock Roadstars. The new issue is available this week in all good newsagents. 

PISTON CONFIRM SPONSORSHIP DEAL WITH CLOVENHOOF RUM. 

Piston confirm official sponsorship with Cloven Hoof Rum! RAISE THE HOOF!

CLASSIC ROCK MAGAZINE FEATURE PISTON'S BRAND NEW SINGLE 'RAINMAKER'. 

“Beefy, rugged guitar chops and brooding vocals help make this the strongest thing we’ve heard from these Midlands rockers so far.” - Classic Rock Magazine 

Classic Rock Magazine and Louder Sound premiere an exclusive look at Piston's brand new single 'Rainmaker' on their 'Tracks Of The Week'.

BBC RADIO 2 FEATURE 'ONE MORE DAY' ON THEIR ROCK SHOW! 

One More Day' was featured on the BBC Radio 2 rock show on Saturday 13th April presented by Johnnie Walker. BBC Radio 2 is the UK's most listened to radio station! The show can be replayed now via the BBC website! 

Piston would like to extend a huge thank you to Johnnie Walker for including 'One More Day' on the playlist.

'RAINMAKER' MAKES ITS WAY ON TO THE A LIST ON PLANET ROCK RADIO. 

‘Rainmaker' will make it's way on to the A list on Planet Rock Radio from Monday August 5th. Piston would like to thank all the fans for their continued support. Keep requesting 'Rainmaker'. 

'RAINMAKER' LANDS AT THE BBC! 

Rainmaker will feature on BBC Music Introducing in the West Midlands on Saturday 13 Jul 2019 (BBC WM 95.6) at 8:00pm (UK Time). 

PLANET ROCK RADIO OFFICIALLY PLAYLIST 'RAINMAKER'. 

Piston are incredibly excited to announce that Planet Rock Radio have added 'RAINMAKER' to their official playlist starting June 17th. 

JOIN PISTON ON THIS JOURNEY. REQUEST 'RAINMAKER' TO PLANET ROCK RADIO AND LET'S TAKE OVER THE AIRWAVES!

PISTON ANNOUNCE BRAND NEW SINGLE 'RAINMAKER'. 

PISTON ANNOUNCE THEIR BRAND NEW SINGLE 'RAINMAKER'. 

PLANET ROCK MAKE PISTON THEIR "ONES TO WATCH". 

"The 54th band stepping into the limelight in our Ones To Watch feature are Midlands rock juggernauts Piston.

 

Hailing from sunny Cannock in Staffordshire, some Planet Rock listeners are no doubt well acquainted with the beguiling sounds of Piston by now. The five-piece’s rip-roaring single 'Leave If You Dare' picked up regular spins on our airwaves more than half-a-decade ago and then last month, Piston returned to the fore all guns blazing with their Romesh Dodangoda (Motörhead, Bring Me The Horizon, Phil Campbell & The Bastard Sons) produced single ‘One More Day’.

 

A searing, instantly infectious anthem, 'One More Day’ is custom-built to consume vast venues and, as well as landing a hefty musical punch, it’s packed with weighty and thought-provoking lyrics too. As vocalist Rob Angelico explains: “One More Day is about learning to trust in the natural progression of life. We can't turn back time here, we can only progress and move forward. We always have another day to find the light.” 

PISTON ANNOUNCE 2019 PLANET ROCK ROADSTARS TOUR. 

Piston are announced on the Planet Rock Roadstars tour with Hannah Wickland & The Steppin Stones and Gorilla Riot. 

3rd October - Live Rooms, Chester. 

4th October - Rebellion, Manchester. 

5th October - The Flapper, Birmingham. 

6th October - The Waterfront Studio, Norwich. 

21st September - Rock City Basement, Nottingham. 

8th October - The Cluny, Newcastle. 

26th September - Joiners, Southampton. 

9th October - Lending Room, Leeds. 

10th October - The Exchange, Bristol. 

11th October - O2 Academy, Islington. 

PISTON ANNOUNCE 2019 CO-HEADLINE TOUR WITH BRITISH ROCKERS 'COLLATERAL'. 

Piston are excited to announce a co-headline tour with British rockers 'Collateral'. The tour will consist of 10 UK club dates. Tickets are on sale NOW! 

12th September - The Musician, Leicester.

13th September - The Station, Cannock. *PISTON ONLY* 

14th September - EBGB's, Liverpool. 

20th September - The Asylum 2, Birmingham. 

21st September - Rock City Basement, Nottingham. 

22nd September - Jimmy's, Manchester. 

26th September - Joiners, Southampton. 

27th September - The Boulevard, Wigan. 

28th September - The Lounge, London. 

PISTON ANNOUNCE 2019 UK SHOWS. 

Piston are excited to announce a run of UK shows in support of their upcoming single 'One More Day'. 

March 14th - The Big Red, London. 

March 16th - The Giffard Arms, Wolverhampton. 

March 22nd - Redrum, Stafford. 

March 29th - The Patriot, Crumlin, Wales. 

PISTON ANNOUNCED FOR PLANET ROCK WINTERS END FESTIVAL. 

Piston are incredibly excited to announce that we will be playing the Planet Rock Winters End Festival joining Those Damn Crows and The Treatment. 

PLANET ROCK OFFICIALLY PLAYLIST 'ONE MORE DAY'. 

Piston are incredibly excited to announce that Planet Rock have added 'ONE MORE DAY' to their main playlist starting on Monday 4th March, joining the likes of SlashRIVAL SONS and Whitesnake!

 

JOIN PISTON ON THIS JOURNEY. REQUEST 'ONE MORE DAY' TO PLANET ROCK AND LET'S TAKE OVER THE AIRWAVES!

PISTON ANNOUNCE BRAND NEW SINGLE 'ONE MORE DAY' FOR 2019!

PISTON RELEASE THEIR BRAND NEW SINGLE 'ONE MORE DAY' THE FIRST SINGLE TO BE RELEASED IN SIX YEARS!