Black Steel – Destructor

Black Steel – Destructor

The Australian metal scene while very small has spawned several excellent bands in the past several years, Black Steel being one of them.  As...
Star One – Live On Earth

Star One – Live On Earth

Arjen Lucassen bravely releases a 2 CD/DVD set based on the music he has created with Ayeron and Star One.  This 2003 live release...
UDO – Live From Russia

UDO – Live From Russia

The first live CD from the former Accept frontman contains 26 songs spanning a period of 22 years from the early days of Accept...
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...
Red Wine – Suenos y Locura

Red Wine – Suenos y Locura

Formed in Logrono, Spain in 1997, Red Wine returns with their 3rd release which contains nine tracks sung in Spanish and one in English. ...
Robin Brock – Blame It Rock and Roll

Robin Brock – Blame It Rock and Roll

Canada has produced some of the finest female melodic hard rock singers including Darby Mills (Headpins), Lee Aaron, Sass Jordan and Holly Woods (Toronto). ...
Kaminari - Kaminari

Kaminari – Kaminari

Germany's Kaminari recently sent us their 6-track self-titled CD and we were rather impressed with the high quality sound they were able to accomplish...
The Dogma – Symphonies Of Love And Hate

The Dogma – Symphonies Of Love And Hate

Italy's symphonic power metal group The Dogma is one of the best releases we have ever received from Europe.  Even more impressive is the...
Twisted Tower Dire – The Curse Of Twisted Tower Dire

Twisted Tower Dire – The Curse Of Twisted Tower Dire

Twisted Tower Dire's "The Curse Of Twisted Tower Dire" is probably the best raw edged metal CD I have heard since the mid 1980's. ...
vinnie-vincent-invasion

Vinnie Vincent Invasion

Over the top, in your face, controversial videos, wild clothes and insane guitar antics are just some of the catch phrases that could describe...

Melodic Rock Festival 5 – Chicago, IL

The MelodicRock Fest began on Thursday, May 3, 2018 for those who were lucky enough to secure VIP ticket packages. The evening's marquee promised...
Valley's Eve - Deception Of Pain

Valley’s Eve – Deception Of Pain

According to the Valley’s Eves’ press release “'Deception of Pain' is a concept album comprising of 12 chapters (songs) and dealing with the manifold...