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JAKE E. LEE Performs With 3 DAY CRUSH In Las Vegas; Video Available

Stripped Down TV recently conducted an interview with 3 DAY CRUSH, a Las Vegas-based rock band featuring former OZZY OSBOURNE/BADLANDS guitarist Jake E. Lee, Sydney Levine on drums and vocals, and Johnny Rocker from THE BUDDY MILES BAND on bass.

Album Reviews

La Famiglia Superstar – La Famiglia Superstar

Terry Ilous, ( XYZ ) also known for his work with members of Black Sabbath, Stevie Wonder ,AC/DC ,Rod Stewart. On bass the extraordinary and magical Marco Mendozza ( Thin Lizzy, Whitesnake, David Lee Roth,Ted Nugent), acclaimed by many as one of the greatest bassists of his generation. On drums, world renowned drummer Atma Anur (Tony Macalpine , David Bowie. Richie Kotzen), And last but not least on guitar,the amazing new Italian guitar hero,Steve Saluto (guitar and producer extraordinaire).

Album Reviews

Bitchfire – Bitchfire

Independent Release Release Date: Out Now Label: Independent Release Genre: Hard Rock/Heavy Metal Links: http://www.bitchfire.com Links: http://www.myspace.com/bitchfire Robbie Plast : Bass Eddie D. : Drums, Percussion Donny Sutton-Brown : Guitar Sharyn Peach : Vocals 1. Headlines** 2. Fly High 3. Pleasure Is Pain 4. Bitchfire** 5. Found Me Again** 6. Toxi Waster 7. Vampire 8. […]

Interviews

Interview with: Terje Eide (On The Rise) (Vocals/Guitarist)

Interview by Denys, posted on 03/30/2010 Interview with: Terje Eide (On The Rise) (Vocals/Guitarist) Myglobalmind: Greetings Terje!!! From friends at Myglobalmind. Thank you so much for taking the time to answer some of our questions about On The Rise to for some of our readers. Congratulations on the awesome new record!! How is everything in […]

Album Reviews

Sora – Desire and Truth

Guitar virtuosos are few and far in between, the typical trend amongst them is usually their roles as mere instrumentalists, many which never get a chance to play with an actual band and have their intake into a full band’s collective and creative process. Erol Sora founder and guitarist for the band Sora, took matters into his own band and created the band and released the self title debut “Demented Hour” in 2006…

Album Reviews

Human Temple – Murder of Crows

It’s been six years since HUMAN TEMPLE’S debut album INSOMNIA was released to the world via melodic rock and AOR label MTM MUSIC. At the time of it’s release, the album was very well received by critics and melodic rock fans across the globe, and ensured that the band would be a powerhouse in their homeland of Finland as well as being spoken very highly of in rock circles.

Album Reviews

Hartmann – 3

The German rocker and me taller Oliver Hartmann’s 3rd official studio album, rightly titled “3”, is Mr. Oliver’s new venture into the world of hard rock following a successful career with his other band, which many of you power metal fans will know, of course I speak of At Vance. After some solid metal records with them, he decided to join into his new venture which is “Hartmann”. He delivered a very solid debut album titled “Out In The Cold”…

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Bad Sign – Bad Sign

Bad Sign is the brainchild of keyboard player and music composer “Dario Trevisa”. Hailing from Italy Dario has been in the music scene since the 70’s and has played and worked with many bands like Madam, Pat Heaven and he has been the founder of the Italian hard rock band, Dagh. Prime time vocalist Piero Pattay (Arthur Falcone) has a nice uncanny and swift resemblance to the great David Coverdale meets Doogie White…

Album Reviews

Gotthard – Need To Believe

If you consider yourself a fan of hard rock then you should know the name of “Gotthard” by heart and should know enough to distinguish the fact that they have been not only atop the leader board in the hard rock kicking your ass category over the past 6 years, delivering the goods that all good hard rockers come to expect from great bands from the past.