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RIOT RADIO PODCAST EPISODES

PRÖWESS – Blacktop Therapy (Album Review)

I love high energy hard drivin’ Rock n’ Roll. It’s my go-to style. I love the riffs, the foot-stomping, the steady drums. It’s my drug of ultimate choice. Bands like Airbourne, Danko Jones, Rhino Bucket and Broken Teeth among many others are all perennial faves. In January of 2017, I somehow crossed paths with such […]

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LOVEKILLERS feat TONY HARNELL (Album Review)

Lovekillers With Less TNT Clean and harmonic vocals reign supreme, with absolutely no ounce of struggle or strain in this AOR Melodic Hard Rock release. TNT 80’s frontman Tony Harnell, lends his vocals, and musical talents to this new band from Frontiers Music SRL. Combined with the incredible guitar talent, and some amazing solos from […]

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MUSTASCH – Killing It For Life (Album Review)

Facial fur Mustasch are one of the very few bands named in homage to the facial hair of rock Gods Tony Iommi, Jon Lord and Freddie Mercury. In fact, we all know they’re the only ones and their uniqueness does not end there. The Swedish hard (and I mean very hard) rockers have been around […]

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RAISED FIST – Anthems (Album Review)

Raised Fist in Anger The sound of anger has been heard from Swedish hardcore band, Raised Fist, since 1993, when they were formed in Luleå. They currently consist of guitarists Jimmy Tikkanen and Daniel Holmgren, bassist Andreas Johansson, vocalist Alexander Hagman and drummer Matte Modin (formerly of Dark Funeral). “Young kids, computer villains with drones […]

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Hollywood Hairspray Vol. 8 (Album Review)

Hairspray Returns to Hollywood Sometimes a compilation hits the shelves, and people take note. This compilation has reached enough people that there are now 8 volumes available to all the lovers of great “Hairspray” styled rock and roll. Perris Records have outdone themselves with a fantastic version of Hollywood Hairspray Vol. 8. Geared towards fans […]

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BLIND GUARDIAN TWILIGHT ORCHESTRA – Legacy of the Dark Lands (Album Review)

Blind Guardian – High Concept Blind Guardian are a rare beast.  They take chances within their Power Metal domain, whilst retaining their rabid fanbase.  Their concept albums are neural networks of stories overlaid with melodies of inspiration. Blind Guardian formed in 1984 in Krefeld, Germany and are often credited as one of the seminal and […]

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TYGERS OF PAN TANG – Ritual (Album Review)

The Ritual Of The Tyger The gang from Whitley Bay, England returns again November 22nd via Might Music Records with what could be their best since 1981’s Spellbound. Tygers of Pan Tang were originally part of the NWOBHM movement back in the days of the huge influx of great music that made its way across […]

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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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