Lyrically, I would describe this latest album as fearless.
It’s not so much of a statement as a prayer request; it’s us asking God to damn evil. It’s that simple. It has created controversy.
The traditional noggin nodding familiar beat and riffs of the 80’s on songs like Make Your Mark, Heart of Fire are timeless.
Another hard rocking year has come to pass and that means more great music has come and gone in 2016. The best part for us writers who get the privilege to listen to a boatload of great music every year is introducing you to our favorite albums throughout the year. This year our staff of writers is sharing […]
Stryper Celebrates 30 Years of To Hell with the Devil at The Gramercy Theater in NYC 11/20/16
beyond a shadow of a doubt One Sided Army is is heaviest album, rivaling the power of most of Stryper’s catalog
To be honest there are times when we don’t all get along. There are four strong personalities and like a marriage you are going to have things to talk and work through
Stryper frontman Michael Sweet returns with his most intense solo release to date
I did that from 1996 all the way to 2000. That was where I got to a point where I said “music is not doing anything for me now.” I ended up wanting to get back into music and getting that passion and desire.
Ending on a pulsating note with title track Only to Rise, this song bears all the hallmarks of a relentless jam. Lynchs’ no frills riff work and Tichys’ animalistic skin battering are monstrous. It would be a crying shame if this project was a one off. Sweet and Lynch clearly have a smokin’ hot compatibility. Their energy and enthusiasm are all over this wonderful album.