Tag Archives: Bass

The Grip Weeds ~ Force Of Nature ~ Live In NYC

  The Grip Weeds are a fantastic band that sounds like they stepped right out of the early to mid 70’s, but, they are a newer band. Formed in 1988 by brothers Rick & Kurt Reil on guitar (Rick) & … Continue reading

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Gentle Giant ~ Three Piece Suite

  While I’m not a Gentle Giant fan, & actually thought that I really dis-liked them, this compilation changes my mind, at least a little bit. The quirkiness of the band is fine, sometimes I like that. The vocals are … Continue reading

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Mr. Big ~ Defying Gravity

  Mr. Big is another band that I never really listened to, but, after listening to “Defying Gravity”, I may need to reconsider this. I really enjoyed this album full of hard rock & pop, with swirling guitars, good vocals … Continue reading

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NEAL MORSE ~ The Similitude Of A Dream

  The new album from Neal Morse brings you some of the finest musicianship in prog along with christian lyrics. The good thing about Neal Morse, is even if you’re not a christian music lover, you’ll love this anyway. The … Continue reading

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The Winery Dogs ~ Dog Years 2013-2016

  What can I say about this band that I haven’t already said. They’re one of the great new bands of this decade. With the talents of MIKE PORTNOY , one of the best newer drummers out there, BILLY SHEEHAN, … Continue reading

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CHEAP TRICK ~ We’re All Alright

  This new album by Cheap Trick is good, but, it does not start off strong. Robin Zander’s vocals just don’t seem to be where they should be until “Radio lover” (4) or “Lolita” (5). The album really seems to … Continue reading

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King Crimson ~ Heroes EP

  This EP from KING CRIMSON, titled “Heroes”, is a live release with only 4 songs. It starts off with David Bowie’s “Heroes” in which Robert Fripp performed on the hit from David Bowie. Also included are live versions of … Continue reading

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