Crystal Eyes - Vengeance Descending

Red October

2-song demo release by New York City’s Red October.  I received very little information from this band, but their style is power-progressive metal in...
Bullet – Speeding In The Night

Bullet – Speeding In The Night

We received a CDr of "Speeding In The Night" by Bullet and did we ever get an incredible disc!  Crossing early Savatage with Accept...
Jag Panzer - Mechanized Warfare

Jag Panzer – Mechanized Warfare

Following up the conceptual "Thane To The Throne", Jag Panzer delivers a much needed blast of American power metal from the mountains of Colorado...
Brides Of Destruction – Here Come The Brides

Brides Of Destruction – Here Come The Brides

This is one eagerly anticipated CD that has a great deal of hype around it already.  With appearances scheduled on Jay Leno and Craig...
Goddess Is Human – Being Human

Goddess Is Human – Being Human

I became aware of Goddess Is Human after hearing lead vocalist JoJo Saint on the Ascension Theory release. When I contacted the band, little...

Midnattsol – Where Tonight Dwells

Self-described as Nordic folk metal, Midnattsol offers an enjoyable debut CD "Where Tonight Dwells" that calls to mind the earlier Anneke works of the...
ARK – Burn the Sun

ARK – Burn the Sun

This disc is a David Coverdale fans dream come true.  That is not to say that ARK sounds anything like Whitesnake or Deep Purple,...
Avantasia - The Metal Opera Part 2

Avantasia – The Metal Opera Part 2

Tobias Sammet from Edguy follows up his successful solo debut with "The Metal Opera, Part 2".  Sammet once again wisely enlists in friends from...

Steel Panther – May 2, 2018 – Pittsburgh, PA

Bringing the Sunset Strip to Pittsburgh, without a doubt Steel Panther has given new meaning to the phrase "Lowering the Bar" with tongue-in-cheek originals...
Onward - Reawaken

Onward – Reawaken

Guitarist Toby Knapp and singer Michael Grant (Legend Maker) return with their second release "Reawaken" which keeps the spirit of mid 80's straight ahead...
Mullmuzzler – Mullmuzzler 2

Mullmuzzler – Mullmuzzler 2

Mullmuzzler first celebrated the talent of vocalist James LaBrie apart from his groundbreaking progressive main course, Dream Theater, with Keep it to Yourself (1999). ...
Thunderstone – Thunderstone

Thunderstone – Thunderstone

Thunderstone is the latest Nuclear Blast band from Finland that delivers a melodic power metal punch that is however much more immediate than similar...