Tag Archives: Hard Rock

Helheim ~Rignir

  Some of this album took me by surprise. Helheim was never a band that I could see myself listening to, but, probably about half of the album had me thinking “Hey, maybe I should have listened to them more.” … Continue reading

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D-A-D ~ A Prayer For The Dead

    This band is a pure Rock & Roll band. This Danish band started out in 1986 & have had some moderate success & a few less successful endeavors. This album in a time of alternative rock mostly heard … Continue reading

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Black Oak Arkansas ~ Underdog Heroes

  After more than 30 years, Black Oak Arkansas is back. There is good & bad in this. I’ve never been a fan of Jim “Dandy” Mangrum. His vocals never did it for me. The good, however, is the music … Continue reading

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Axel Rudi Pell ~ XXX Anniversary Live

  There are 16 songs on this concert album. This band ROCKS. There is a drum solo that really didn’t do much for me. Although, MOST drum solos that I don’t see live, don’t really do much for me. The … Continue reading

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Aeon Zen ~Inveritas

  The new album from Aeon Zen starts off strongly with a strong guitar presence. Everything is right where it needs to be for a great progressive rock album. On “Rebel Theory” the bass tries to come off strong, but, … Continue reading

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RPWL ~ Tales From Outer Space

  Yes! A new STUDIO album from RPWL. It has been too long. This is one of those bands that really has some great progressive stuff that takes you to a new level. This album is another one. This album … Continue reading

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Dream Theater ~ Distance Over Time

  Another fine album from Dream Theater. This one is not a concept album like the previous one. The band sounds fine, as always, but there doesn’t seem to be anything new to the Dream Theater sound. That’s OK, as … Continue reading

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