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AGE OF REFLECTION – Manchester (Photo Gallery)

CGCM Podcast/Website‘s newest contributor, Ian Spencer was on hand recently for melodic rock band Age of Reflection as they stormed the Zombie Shack in Manchester UK. The show was part of a four-night UK run that also included Newcastle, Grimsby and Barnsley. From Facebook: Age of Reflection formed in 2013 Carl Berglund and his old […]

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CGCM Podcast EP#78 – Never Have I Ever…

Welcome everyone to the next episode of the Canadian Geeks Chatting Metal Podcast! Tonight’s episode is entitled “Never Have I Ever”. It’s basically one of those stupid Facebook things that often make the rounds online. The Geeks somehow figured a way to spin this into a full podcast episode, complete with dicks in the dirt […]

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AGE OF REFLECTION – A New Dawn (Album Review)

I am by no means the king of AOR. I leave that to certain friends of mine. Mostly I find much of it too flowery with all the keyboards. I prefer a little more “dick punch” to my grooves. That said there are a few AOR bands that do rise above the grade. The songs […]

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There’s a new Festival in town and it’s called Swedish AOR Convention. The event, captained by Johan Nylen (Dr. AOR), is specialized to the AOR genre and includes vendors, meet & greets and more. CGCM Podcast co-host/writer Rich “The Meister” Dillon was on hand to check out this first-year event. Born from last year’s MelodicRock […]

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Swedish AOR CONVENTION Announces Headliner (News)

BAD HABIT is set to headline the Swedish AOR Convention (May 31-June 02, 2019 in Malmo). The announcement, made Sunday night, has BAD HABIT joining the party. The roster is already stocked with Swedish AOR bands appearing at the first time event, with more to announce. The Swedish AOR Convention is born from last year’s […]

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