Praying Mantis – Nowhere To Hide

Praying Mantis – Nowhere To Hide

The latest release from Praying Mantis, "Nowhere To Hide", is a wonderfully composed piece of melodic hard rock. The CD opens with three straight...
Rob Halford – Live Insurrection

Rob Halford – Live Insurrection

Rob Halford's latest CD, Live Insurrection, covers almost 30 years of the legendary singer's career from Judas Priest, through Fight, skipping Two and finally...
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Tad Morose – Undead

Tad Morose’s previous releases for some reason have left me rather cold.  The band’s latest release “Undead” is a most welcome surprise as Tad...

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Tierra Santa – Indomable

Tierra Santa – Indomable

Tierra Santa's "Indomable" has been a welcome friend over the last several weeks.  While the saying goes "music is the universal language" (besides $$$)...
Nordream – Memories Progression

Nordream – Memories Progression

Russian progressive metal Nordream weaves a beautiful 9 track CD titled “Memories Progression”.  On the opening track “Memories Of Hope”, the most noticeable instrument...

Demonlord – Helltrust

Talk about don't judge a CD by its cover!  Demonlord has all the markings of a black metal release, while tucked neatly inside its...
David Glen Eisley – Stranger From The Past

David Glen Eisley – Stranger From The Past

David Glen Eisley returns to the realm of melodic hard rock with some serious backup in the likes of Craig Goldy (Dio/Giuffria) on guitars,...
Miles Beyond

Miles Beyond – Miles Beyond

Based out of Flint, Michigan, Miles Beyond was a wonderful breath of fresh air release to get a chance to review.  Well-recorded traditional American...
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Mystery Blue – Metal Slaves

After getting bombarded with a ton of progressive metal releases as of late, it was truly a pleasure to receive the latest release from...
Vanden Plas – Beyond Daylight

Vanden Plas – Beyond Daylight

Ever prolific, Germany's Vanden Plas returns with "Beyond Daylight" and continues in the vein of early period Dream Theater and recent Balance Of Power. ...

Elis – Dark Clouds In A Perfect Sky

Liechtenstein is the home to Elis who recently released their 2nd CD titled Dark Clouds In A Perfect Sky.  The CD is produced by...