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House of Lords – Saint of the Lost Souls

House of Lords – Saint of the Lost Souls

House of Lords Wins with Saint of the Lost Souls House of Lords 11th album pays homage to their days of old with heavy synth and keyboards surrounding the famed sound of guitarist Jimi Bell.  The album, “Saint of the Lost Souls,” starts off with mid-tempo power ballads making you wonder if they’ve lost their […]

Gunboat Kings – Two Dozen Years

Gunboat Kings – Two Dozen Years

There is a reason beloved local rockers, the Gunboat Kings, have been entertaining music lovers for over a decade; they never fail to deliver in a big way!  Based in Orange County, California, the Gunboat Kings opened to sold out crowd, at the famed Coach House in San Juan Capistrano. Maybe the crowd came to see headlining act, Blue […]

Mac Sabbath at San Diego’s Brick by Brick – The Mockstrosity Tour

Mac Sabbath at San Diego’s Brick by Brick – The Mockstrosity Tour

Self-described “drive-through-metal” parody band Mac Sabbath partners up with mariachi-meets-metal band Metalachi to please any diverse crowd. The packed house crams up to the stage that has been decked out with a BBQ grill, several mustard and ketchup squeezy bottles and mannequin clown heads billowing smoke on cue flanking the ends of the stage. A […]

Tokyo’s Motor Fist is Straight Up Perfection

Tokyo’s Motor Fist is Straight Up Perfection

On the heels of his recently released solo album, United States based, Ted Poley (Danger Danger), delivers again. This time teaming up with Trixter’s, Steve Brown and the results are a lively and addicting trip back to hard/melodic rock’s heyday! Released under recording giant, Frontiers Music, Srl, Ted and Steve’s side project, Tokyo Motor Fist’s, […]

Maps To The Hollywood Scars Volume One Is Rock-Incarnate

Maps To The Hollywood Scars Volume One Is Rock-Incarnate

I keep hearing Rock is dead, and then I hear music like this and call BULL!  Rock is alive and well, and Maps To The Hollywood Scars’ first EP, Volume One, gives you just that.  From moment one, that crunchy guitar and steady rock beat makes your toe start tapping and you chin to start […]

Helion Prime Isn’t Just A Planet Anymore, it’s a Galaxy of Rock

Helion Prime Isn’t Just A Planet Anymore, it’s a Galaxy of Rock

After debuting what some regard as the “Best debut albums of recent years,” Helion Prime is back with a new female lead and some more sci-fi power metal.  Following the departure of Heather Michele, Kayla Dixon was recruited for this new album, and hopefully future albums to come.  “Her charm and talent will no doubt […]

A Re-Issue Like No Other – Vanishing Point’s ‘Tangled In Dream’ Is As Good As New!

A Re-Issue Like No Other – Vanishing Point’s ‘Tangled In Dream’ Is As Good As New!

When my editor handed me the selections for this month, he casually stated “You got my fave LP for the month.”  I didn’t have to even ask to know that Vanishing Point’s “Tangled In Dream” was it.  This progressive metal album keeps you entranced from moment one with the power synths and heavy guitar, then […]

Borealis – World of Silence MMXVII

Borealis – World of Silence MMXVII

The recent trend of re-releasing debut albums continues.  The good news is it seems to be working…well!  Canadian, progressive, symphonic power rockers, Borealis (not be confused with Aurora Borealis, the American black metal band), jumped on the trending band wagon with their remixed and re-recorded, World of Silence MMXVII (2017); and it is another re-release […]

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