Tag Archives: Drums

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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Darryl Way ~ Underground

  It took me a little bit longer again, as I had to digest this 3 CD set of Underground written & performed (violins & keyboards) by Darryl Way. Along with Curved Air founder, Darryl Way, you also have Richard … 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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Richard X. Heyman ~ Incognito

  What can I say about this new album from Richard X. Heyman? This album is GREAT!  It is probably my favorite album from Richard, and I’ve heard quite a few, if not all of them. Richard, the drummer for … 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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