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BEST OF 2020 – Sparky (Writer)

This year CGCM decided to include EP (previously they were excluded from Top Ten Albums). Live albums and re-records were still disqualified, new music only for Best of Year. We also instigated a (highly complex🤣 – 1 point for 10th place through to 10 points for 1st place) rating system throughout all individual lists to […]

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Graham “Sparky” Spark Bio

Hi, I’m Graham Spark or Sparky, (original, huh?) and I’m based in Wakefield, UK. From listening to my brother’s Queen albums (Hi, Pete!) before I could afford my own, to buying my own rock albums (Twisted Sister, more Queen) when I got my first paper round, music has been at the center of my life. […]

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BEST OF 2019 – Sparky

Welcome to the CGCM Podcast/Website. We are a group of music passionate folks from around the world. Although we began in Canada with only the podcast co-hosts, we now realize an entire team of staff from Canada, UK, USA and Sweden! Follow us at our website and/or social media for all our podcasts, album/concert reviews, […]

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CRYSTAL VIPER – The Cult (Album Review)

Flirtation Following a flirtation with more melodic metal, Poland’s Crystal Viper return to their more traditional base with their latest release The Cult. This is the band’s eighth full-length album, with three coming in the last four years. Great output following a four-year enforced hiatus from 2013-2017. Vocalist, guitarist and brains of the outfit Marta […]

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BEST OF 2020 – The Meister (Radio DJ/Podcast Co-Host/Writer)

This year CGCM decided to include EP (previously they were excluded from Top Ten Albums). Live albums and re-records were still disqualified, new music only for Best of Year. We also instigated a (highly complex🤣 – 1 point for 10th place through to 10 points for 1st place) rating system throughout all individual lists to […]

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CGCM’s BEST OF 2020 (Year in Review)

Welcome to CGCM (Canadian Geeks Chatting Metal). We are a group of music passionate folks from around the world. Although we began in Canada with only the podcast co-hosts, we now realize an entire team of staff from Canada, UK, USA and Sweden! During the trying times of 2020, we made good use of things […]

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BEST OF 2020 – Wallygator (Radio DJ/Podcast Co-Host/Writer)

Wallygator

This year CGCM decided to include EP (previously they were excluded from Top Ten Albums). Live albums and re-records were still disqualified, new music only for Best of Year. We also instigated a (highly complex🤣 – 1 point for 10th place through to 10 points for 1st place) rating system throughout all individual lists to […]

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BEST OF 2020 – Joe Taylor (Writer)

This year CGCM decided to include EP (previously they were excluded from Top Ten Albums). Live albums and re-records were still disqualified, new music only for Best of Year. We also instigated a (highly complex🤣 – 1 point for 10th place through to 10 points for 1st place) rating system throughout all individual lists to […]

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BEST OF 2020 – Dave “Andy Travis” Wood (Radio DJ)

Wood

This year CGCM decided to include EP (previously they were excluded from Top Ten Albums). Live albums and re-records were still disqualified, new music only for Best of Year. We also instigated a (highly complex🤣 – 1 point for 10th place through to 10 points for 1st place) rating system throughout all individual lists to […]

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BEST OF 2020 – Trevor “Psychoone” McDougall

Trevor "Psychoone" McDougall Top 10 Of 2020

This year CGCM decided to include EP (previously they were excluded from Top Ten Albums). Live albums and re-records were still disqualified, new music only for Best of Year. We also instigated a (highly complex🤣 – 1 point for 10th place through to 10 points for 1st place) rating system throughout all individual lists to […]

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