If you go in expecting to hear “Separate Ways (Worlds Apart)” or even “Oh Sherrie” this is not the album for you.
He is an amazing drummer and a great singer too. His vocals on Journey’s ‘Still They Ride’ are every bit as good as any other Journey ballad.
Following the huge buzz surrounding last week’s announcement that two of the world’s greatest rock bands – DEF LEPPARD and JOURNEY – are teaming up for a massive co-headlining North American tour
Journey, Yes, ELO and Pearl Jam Elected Into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame
Journey performs a long catalog of amazing songs, this moment in time was filmed just right and with a new front man they had a lot to prove to the fans
Journey will welcome back drummer Steve Smith, performing with the band for the first time since 1998.
I had to say that overall the performance by all bands was very strong and regardless of the bias I have towards any particular era of Journey, they stuck to their guns and pleased the regular fan.
Certainly for those who heard the bands last effort “Corporate Wheel” featuring a relatively unknown singer in Timothy Lewis in 2003, knew it would not be an easy task to fill those shoes because he also fulfilled an amazing voice, is safe to say that here Andi Kravljaca does more then hold his own as he hits some high octave notes in almost every song seamlessly. Mike’s guitars and keyboards are again superb and alongside their trademark AOR/Pomp/Prog style
ECLIPSE is a fantastic album any way you look at it. The band have taken their trademark sound and incorporated a layer of guitar based progressive rock to it and have come up with an album that should be a real treat for both JOURNEY followers and classic rock fans equally…