Cairo announce show at The 1865 in Southampton for 26th May 2024

After a busy 2023 with the release of  second album ‘Nemesis’ in May; new singer Kat joining us and our new single ‘Salvation’ release in September 2023, we are delighted to announce that we will be playing The 1865 venue in Southampton on Sunday 26th May 2024. We will be playing the whole of the Nemesis album, plus some old … Read More

Nemesis reviewed by Penny Black Music

Our second studio album Nemesis was recently reviewed on Penny Black Music, and received a very positive appraisal. You can read the full review here. “It is an album that should elevate Cairo higher than the pyramids!”

Cairo’s Rob & Kat interviewed on Progressive Rock Central

Rob Cottingham and Kat from Cairo were recently interviewed by Progressive Rock Central to chat all things Cairo, Nemesis, new single Salvation and more! You can watch both parts of the interview below or head on over to Progressive Rock Central.

Cairo announced for HRH Prog 2024

Cairo are delighted to announce they will be performing at HRH Prog next year in Great Yarmouth Friday 15th November. See hrhprog.com for details and buy your tickets now!

Cairo – The Nemesis Show Video

Wow. What an evening. Thank you so much to all who came along to see CAIRO at The Nemesis show. Kat performed brilliantly in her debut gig and on her birthday – thanks for joining in to sing ‘Happy Birthday’ to her. Paul, James and Graham were on fire and we had a lot of fun on stage together. Garry … Read More

Nemesis reviewed in Music Street Journal!

Our second studio album Nemesis was recently reviewed on Music Street Journal, and received a very positive appraisal. You can read the full review here. “This act is both classic and genre breaking.”

Nemesis reviewed in Music Street Journal!

Our second studio album Nemesis was recently reviewed on Progressive Rock Central, and received a very positive appraisal. You can read the full review here. “This act is both classic and genre breaking.”

Nemesis reviewed in Progressive Rock Central!

Our second studio album Nemesis was recently reviewed on Progressive Rock Central, and received a very positive appraisal. You can read the full review here. “Nemesis, is a great re-introduction to the musical creativity Rob Cottingham is capable of producing. As a fan of Touchstone and his other works, I am so glad he found a vocalist, in Kat, to sing … Read More

Cairo announce new singer, Salvation single and special Nemesis gig!

Sarah Bayley has left Cairo due to other commitments. She leaves wishing the band all the best. On behalf of the band, Rob Cottingham, band founder, advised: “We would like to thank Sarah for the last four years. We had fun along the way, and wish her the very best of luck for the future.” In happier news, we were … Read More

The reviews are in for our latest album NEMESIS

Thank you so much for the amazing response to our latest album, NEMESIS. Here’s just some of the reviews that have caught our eye so far! ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ Buy, stream and watch here: cairorocks.com/nemesis

Nemesis reviewed in Echoes and Dust!

Our second studio album Nemesis was recently reviewed on Echoes and Dust, and received a glowing appraisal. You can read the full review here. “There’s a sense of insanity, isolated themes, free from all of the chaos, greed, corruption, the waltz-like dance of death, and right to the metallic riffs”