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...
mystery-blue

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...
The Iron Maidens

The Iron Maidens

Finally, a tribute CD that is smokin' end to end and essentially captures the aura of the band being heralded, in this case the...
Kelly Keagy – Time Passes

Kelly Keagy – Time Passes

Vocalist and drummer Kelly Keagy (Night Ranger) delivers a strong array of rockers and ballads on his solo release "Time Passes" and is backed...
Alice Cooper – Dragontown

 Alice Cooper – Dragontown

Anyone who has heard the Last Temptation (Epic) or Brutal Planet (Spitfire) will find themselves in familiar territory when they visit Dragontown (Spitfire), the...
Andy Timmons – The Best Of X-tacy

Andy Timmons – The Best Of X-tacy

Many will remember Timmons from his taste of fame with the pop-metal band Danger Danger in the early nineties, but those dedicated enough to...

Fire Alley – Scorcher

Scorcher by Arizona's Fire Alley is a throwback to the days of AOR / melodic hard rock when bands had the freedom to take...
Vader – Blood : Reign Forever World

Vader – Blood / Reign Forever World

Poland's Vader formed in 1986 and were the first Eastern Bloc death metal band to sign with a western label (Earache) in 1990.  Today,...
Dokken – Long Way Home

Dokken – Long Way Home

Dokken’s latest release Long Way Home starts out with a hard rockin’ backbeat from drummer Mick Brown, but somewhere in the mix it seems...
Atmosfear – Inside The Atmosphere

Atmosfear – Inside The Atmosphere

The first full-length CD by Atmosfear, "Into The Atmosphere", possesses qualities that call to mind such bands as Dream Theater and later Savatage.The 9+...