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Submitted by thanos on Sun, 11/23/2014 - 02:01 / in Reviews - Comments

Vespers Nine - True Story

Vespers Nine is a fairly new band which hails from South Florida, US. They were formed in late 2012 and almost 2 years later they are here with their debut full-length album. The band’s music can be tagged as “rock”, but they also have lots of pop-rock and melodic rock elements along with a few classic rock & hard rock ones.   Even...
Submitted by newseditor on Fri, 11/21/2014 - 18:16 / in News - Comments

Revolution Saints - Eponymous album on February 20th 2015

Deen Castronovo, Jack Blades and Doug Aldrich. Put these three rock titans together in a band and you have the exciting new hard rock/melodic rock supergroup Revolution Saints. Their eponymous debut album will be released in Europe on February 20th 2015, in the UK on February 23rd 2015, and in US on February 24th 2015. Superbly handling drums and lead vocals is...
Submitted by newseditor on Fri, 11/21/2014 - 17:40 / in News - Comments

H.E.A.T to release “Live in London” on February 20th 2015

H.E.A.T is one of those bands which you need to see live on stage. Armed with a reputation of a brilliant live act, Sweden’s rock sensation is always in to deliver a truly energetic and passionate show. “Live in London” is the band’s first ever live release and truly captures them at their best. Mainly recorded at The Garage in London on...
Submitted by rockavlon on Thu, 11/20/2014 - 01:57 / in Reviews - Comments

Ten - Albion

A long time coming the new Ten album is the first of two new albums the latter of which is to see the light of day early next year. Following their second and seemingly final (?) rift with Frontiers records, the band who now boasts an impressive septet line-up after the entrance of two new guitarists recently, namely Dann Rosingana and Steve Grocott, on lead...
Submitted by thanos on Wed, 11/19/2014 - 02:11 / in Reviews - Comments

Dalton - Pit Stop

Is 25 years a long time period to be away from the music scene or not? Well everything’s questionable huh?! Dalton are back and even though it’s a bit odd that the last time they released a studio album was in 1989! They were part of the glorious 80s hard rock days… although they didn’t quite managed to enjoy the whole thing due to the...
Submitted by rockavlon on Sat, 11/15/2014 - 01:43 / in Reviews - Comments

Age Sten Nilsen’s Ammunition - Shanghaied

I must say that, when Wig Wam announced that they were calling it a day, I was almost inconsolable… I may have seen by this point more than 1000 shows but I still consider their show in a small haunt in Athens, in front of no more than 200 hooligans – one of the top 3 shows I’ve ever seen in my life, rivaling the likes of AC/DC’s of this...
Submitted by newseditor on Fri, 11/14/2014 - 15:05 / in News - Comments

Gov’t Mule to release live album “Dark Side of the Mule” on December 8th 2014

Rock torchbearers Gov’t Mule are celebrating their 20th anniversary with an extensive tour and a series of dynamic live archival releases that highlight the group’s versatility and epic, fearless live performances. No two Gov’t Mule shows are alike, as the band draws on the more than 300 songs in their repertoire (and often a host of special...
Submitted by thanos on Fri, 11/14/2014 - 01:59 / in Reviews - Comments

Russell Allen / Jorn Lande - The Great Divide

When the first Allen/Lande album, “The Battle”, came out in 2005, it took us all by storm indeed. The amazing performances between those talented and renowned vocalists… along with Magnus Carlsson’s remarkable songwriting and production brought that album among the top of that year. The other two albums never reached the brilliance of the...
Submitted by thanos on Thu, 11/13/2014 - 02:12 / in Reviews - Comments

Billy Idol - Kings & Queens of the Underground

Billy Idol will always be considered to be an eternal rebellious youngster who likes to rock without any restrictions or reservations. I guess there are many amongst us that had the chance to headbang, dance, or even fall in love with his songs. Either way you see it, this guy is a friggin rock legend!   The last studio album by Billy was out in 2006. Thus 8...
Submitted by newseditor on Mon, 11/10/2014 - 22:47 / in News - Comments

Michael Sweet & George Lynch - Only to Rise on January 23rd

Two of hard rock’s most notable figures have partnered up for a new project. Iconic vocalist & guitarist Michael Sweet of Stryper and legendary guitarist George Lynch of Lynch Mob & Dokken have teamed up to form a new supergroup Sweet & Lynch. Joining them on this new musical adventure is bassist James Lomenzo and drummer Brian Tichy. The band...