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JACK J HUTCHINSON – Who Feeds The Wolf – (Album Review)

An Apology: Due to health hassles and online problems, this review is a little late coming. However, if you don’t already own the album (why not?) this will give you the reasons why you should. As some would say “better late than never”. So here goes… History And Background: Jack J Hutchinson is a singer-songwriter […]

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STATION – Stained Glass (Album Review)

Don’t Ever Change the Station! According to Station‘s bio, “melodic hard rock has never died” and they’re “not looking to save it, just drag it back to the forefront where it belongs.” Maybe the guys need to also include the fact that this is melodic rock originating from the great Eighties.  Their bio also describes […]

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LEGENDRY – The Wizard and the Tower Keep (Album Review)

Legendry Legendry, from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, have returned with their third full-length album. Following on from 2016’s Mists of Time and 2017’s Dungeon Crawler, The Wizard and the Tower Keep is out now on High Roller Records. Tale The brains behind the outfit, Vidarr, described the tale behind the album, “The Wizard And The Tower Keep […]

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SAVAGE MASTER – Myth, Magic and Steel (Album Review)

Tradition If you like heavy metal in the most traditional way possible then Savage Master will be right up your leather-clad boulevard with their latest release, Myth, Magic and Steel. Led by scream queen Stacey Peak (aka Stacey Savage) this not-so-merry band of players will fulfill all your New Wave of Traditional Heavy Metal dreams. […]

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AERODYNE – Damnation (Album Review)

Heading To Damnation Quite honestly is there anything bad that comes from the Sweden hard rock scene? I couldn’t even tell you how I came across this band, but I’m glad I did. Aerodyne, from Stockholm Sweden has a sound that I can’t really compare to anything, except to say it’s good…damn good. Nothing but […]

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SANTA CRUZ – Katharsis (Album Review)

Santa Cruz – Katharsis Purge Katharsis – Meaning to cleanse or purify or clarification. An absolutely perfect title for the new album from Santa Cruz on M-Theory Audio, which is available now. A band with only one original member and a completely new sound compared to their previous albums. Many fans of Santa Cruz have […]

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MICHAEL MONROE – One Man Gang (Album Review)

Michael Monroe Attacks With His One Man Gang The Finish Frontman, Michael Monroe returns with his own punk and hard rock style in his newest release One Man Gang on Silver Lining Music. Michael Monroe and his band’s first album since 2015’s Blackout States. Will it have a bigger impact than his previous three? Only […]

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A RITUAL SPIRIT – The Antidote (EP Review)

A Little Background: A Ritual Spirit are an Edinburgh based heavy rock/metal band who have been around since 2010. They have previously released a couple of EPs (2010 and 2011) and an album entitled Carnival Carnivorous away back in 2013. The Antidote is the first release since then. There has been a couple of changes […]

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ART NATION – Transition (Album Review)

Art Nation – Art Never Sounded So Good! The Swedish band Art Nation (awesome name) have become European big hitters on the melodic rock scene. Art Nation was formed by Alexander Strandell in 2014. They got signed by AOR Heaven shortly thereafter and released the debut album Revolution in August 2015 to almost universal acclaim. […]

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ANGEL WITCH – Angel of Light (Album Review)

Influential Angel Witch have been credited with being an influential band in the New Wave of British Heavy Metal movement in the early 1980s. By that time they had been around for several years but fortunately, their eponymous debut did not emerge until 1980. It was the track “Baphomet” which first garnered attention. The UK […]

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