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H.E.A.T – H.e.a.t II (Album Review)

Debut Part II When it is time to get back to your roots after trying something new, (that honestly some fans loved, and others hated), H.e.a.t has shown us the proper way of handling such things. Rules, labels, and methods be damned…it’s time to turn up the H.e.a.t. Return to Form The Swedish hard rock […]

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DIRTY SHIRLEY – Dirty Shirley (Album Review)

DIRTY SHIRLEY – Debut “A project with Dino Jelusick on vocals/keys, George Lynch on guitar, Tom Roxx on bass and Will Hunt on drums.”  So says Dirty Shirley‘s Facebook bio, which gives not a great deal of information about a band that has produced one of the best debut albums since the Badlands self-titled epic. […]

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RED QUEEN – Rock ‘N’ Roll Heart (Album Review)

RED QUEEN – Bio Lukas Bond (Vocals), ZZ Lee (Guitar), Senti (Guitar), Bobby (Bass) and Randy C (Drums) make up Swiss five-piece, Red Queen.  They were completely unknown to me.  Therefore, I took a punt on them and I am so glad that I did.  I was impressed by their bio too.  They say, “our […]

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SERIOUS BLACK – Suite 226 (Album Review)

Surely you can’t be serious? Serious Black have returned after an 18-month hiatus with the rather tasty Suite 226. This is their fifth full-length release in as many years. The German/American quartet is made up of Urban Breed (Vocals), Dominik Sebastian (Guitar), Mario Lochert (Bass) and Ramy Ali (Drums). Their discography is pretty darn storming […]

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BEST OF 2019 – Shawn “Animalize” Irwin

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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LINDSAY SCHOOLCRAFT (Interview) (CGIM Interview #1-Shawn Irwin)

The CGCM (Canadian Geeks Chatting Metal) Podcast/Website is proud to present our latest segment. Welcome to CGIM (Canadian Geeks Interviewing Metal). Our website contributing team, be them in Canada or around the world, are always attending gigs. Often they are hobnobbing with the musicians. So why not present them interviewing musicians? Enjoy this first in […]

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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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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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MICHAEL SWEET – Ten (Album Review)

The Stryper frontman is back again with yet another solo release. The Christian/Rock/Metal singer is nothing but busy these days. While fronting his iconic yellow and black flagship band Stryper that reformed in the mid-2000s, Michael has been churning out album after album. Whether it be with Stryper, or his side project Sweet & Lynch, […]

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ANGEL – Risen (Album Review)

Originally on Casablanca Records, Angel was known as the anti-KISS band. While the KISS guys were all in black and silver, Angel was completely opposite, dressing all in white. Forming in Washington D.C. in the mid-’70s by Punky Meadows and Mickie Jones the band quickly became known for their flamboyant glam look and stage presence. […]

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