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Preacher Stone – Uncle Buck’s Vittles

Preacher Stone makes no excuses because they their influences are not kept hidden from plain site, some sounds that automatically come to mind are the soulful hymns of Bad Company, or the southern comfort of Skynyrd…

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Steve Lukather – All’s Well That Ends Well

From his legendary career with Toto, or his excellent session work from before he broke into the scene, Luke has always managed to write good tunes. There is just something to be said about using these candor moments in your music for the world to hear…

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Jeff Scott Soto – Live at Firefest 2008

Well now Jeff comes back with another fine live release with Live At Firefest 2008. If you know anything about Soto is that he puts on a great live act every time he hits the big stage. One of the amazing things about this night in Nottingham…

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8 Is – Frame Of Us

Really from out of nowhere a band called 8 IS from Rome, Italy was kind enough to sent me their debut CD ‘Frame of us’. I had never heard or read anything about them, but believe that this will change very very soon after this review is posted! I am so glad they did sent me their CD, because it sounds very exciting and impressive and after repeated listens I can guarantee you it belongs to the finest AOR…

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Prime Suspect – Prime Suspect

I have to give some kudos to the Italian Melodic Rock scene because it has taken off as of late. I knew that the scene there was popular, but there we’re many bands albeit young, still trying to imitate instead of creating their own nice before. But now so many hard rock, aor, melodic rock bands are coming out that makes you take notice…

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Bangtower – Casting Shadows

Released by Declassified Records Release Date: September 28, 2010 Genre: Progressive Rock/Fusion/Instrumental Links: http://www.bangtower.com Links: http://www.declassifiedrecords.com Line Up: Neil Citron – Guitars/Keyboards Walter Garces – Drums/Percussions Percy Jones – Fretless Bass/Keyboards Tracklist: 1. BBA 2. Sex Me Up 3. Hair Of The Dog 4. Let ‘Em Drown 5. Ballad Of Wealth 6. Man In The […]

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Snatch Magnet – Screw Nut & Bolt EP

Well honestly I wasn’t exactly sure I wanted to give this EP any chance at all, but I figure what the hell I’m sure they have some loyal following out there like any band trying to push their music do.