“Damn Good” Hooked yet? You should be. I do really hope you clicked “play” and listened to that throat-grabbing glam metal track from the early ’90s. By the end of this publication I sincerely hope that you will get off the chair, go find your CD of “Hear!” and play it for old time’s sake.… Read More Album Recommendations: TRIXTER – “Hear!” (1992)
Me, Mr. Big and Lean Into It There we go again with the well-established trend I observe in me with most of the rock bands out there. The thing is that somehow I always fall for the sophomore releases; Not entirely sure why but I guess that’s when a band showcases growth and it is… Read More For My Love for Sophomore Albums: MR.BIG’s Lean Into It (1991)
Shake Rip it Up Walk that Walk Slippin Into Darkness Saints & Sinners Well, here we go again with the well-known story I’ve been delivering for ages on my blog. It goes like this: There once was a very talented rock band with passion and a drive. One day the band decided to release their… Read More Album Recommendations: Saints & Sinners’ Self-Titled 1992 Debut
I already talked about 1989 and how important this year was for rock music. In fact, why don’t I just put it right here so that you can have a look, in case you haven’t – MY TOP 15 Rock Albums, Released in 1989 Maybe it’s personal or it’s indeed a fact, but there’s… Read More ELECTRIC BOYS’ “Funk-O-Metal Carpet Ride” is Yet Another Reason why 1989 Rocked Pretty Hard!
I don’t think I will ever get over the fact that Jimi is no longer with us. Yes, I do get the chance to listen to his magnificent voice on a daily basis, thanks to the huge legacy he left us with (with Survivor and his solo years); however, the mere thought that this gorgeous… Read More Remembering Jimi Jamison and his Final Album – “Never Too Late” (2012)
REO Speedwagon A story… A few weeks ago I went to this huge bookstore where they sell CDs and Vinyl records; I was looking for a REO Speedwagon CD and I asked one of the staff about it. (Not) Surprisingly, the person I asked had no idea who they were and while searching for the… Read More Overview of REO SPEEDWAGON’s Smashing Hit Album,”Wheels Are Turnin'” (1984)
Journey By 1986, Journey was already a household name in the popular music scene not only in their homeland of the USA but also all over the world. Multi-platinum albums, sold-out concerts, millions of fans – that was just the beginning of it. The kings of radio crafted a universally-beloved sound which was basically the… Read More The Story of JOURNEY’s “Raised on Radio” (1986)