Album Reviews


January 16, 2019 // 0 Comments

FRONT LINE ASSEMBLY WAKE UP THE COMA NEW ALBUM BY CANADIAN DUO OUT 08.02.19 [METROPOLIS] includes the single EYE ON YOU (feat Robert Görl) iTunes/Apple Music Spotify Front Line Assembly will release their first new album in almost six years in early 2019. Having rejoined the group in 2016 in a touring capacity, ‘Wake Up The Coma’ also marks the studio return to FLA of Rhys Fulber, thus reuniting him with founder member Bill Leeb in the duo line-up that has already made so many classic electronic records together. Musically, ‘Wake Up The Coma’ sees FLA continue to push the envelope of the [read on]

Starbreaker / Dysphoria

January 16, 2019 // 0 Comments

 Starbreaker / Dysphoria Former TNT Frontman” Tony Harnell” has decided to get together once again with Primal Fear guitarist “Magnus Karlsson” for album number three under the Starbreaker banner, with 2nd album 2008,s “Loves Dying Wish” being a particular highlight of mine from all of Harnells work that he has put his name to over the years. Following on from Harnells departure from TNT in 2017 one of rocks finest vocalists is now back doing what he does best, keeping his legions of fans contented with some fresh material. Opening track “Pure Evil” comes blasting out the speakers like its title suggests, with double kick [read on]

Papa Roach Who Do You Trust

January 16, 2019 // 0 Comments

Papa Roach Who Do You Trust ‘Who Do You Trust’ is the iconic Californian rockers 10th album and brings the band firmly into the present with new vibes erring in the lighter side with pop-rock tracks sitting nicely alongside their more traditional sound. Released on 18th January, it’s definitely different from the other 9 offerings and despite several listens I still can’t make up my mind what I really feel about it. ‘The Ending’ is a rap-rock anthem. Big sounding with Jacoby Shaddix sounding as good as ever . ‘Renegade Music’ follows in a very similar vein. Huge sounding and full of layers of sound, expertly played by superb [read on]

Quiet Riot – One night in Milan

January 11, 2019 // 0 Comments

Finally Quiet Riot Fans around the world can rejoice in the fact that they have a up to date live document not just in audible format but also on DVD. Recorded obviously in Italy at the Frontiers rock festival in 2018. Featuring the powerhouse drummer and founder member “Frankie Banali” who has single handedly steered the Quiet Riot through the smooth times and the painful stormy times, keeping the memory of the much missed vocalist “Kevin DuBrow” fresh in our minds whilst moving forward with new material which fans of the band enjoy and appreciate. The group now fronted by “James Durbin” the one time contestant on American Idol, [read on]

Massive: Rebuild Destroy Album Review

January 11, 2019 // 0 Comments

  Massive: Rebuild Destroy Album Review Massive, the hard and heavy rock and rollers from Australia have just signed a new five-year contract with Off Yer Rocka recordings, coinciding with this is the release of their long awaited third studio album now available for pre orders and due for release on February the 1st. The band, Brad Marr Lead Vocals Guitar, Ben Laguda Lead Guitar Backing Vocals, Alex Carmichael guitar, and Andrew Greentree drums, describe Rebuild Destroy as their most kick ass album to date and after hearing it I certainly agree, eleven tracks of blistering hard and heavy rock Starting with Generation Riot: a [read on]