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DANGER ZONE – Don’t Count On Heroes (2019)

Italian Eighties cult Melodic Rock band DANGER ZONE will release their new album “Don’t Count On Heroes” on October 18 via Pride & Joy Music. The group centered around guitarist Roberto Priori successfully continue delivering that classy songwriting style for the genre adding edgy AOR touches to their sound, at places compared with the new wave of Scandinavian Melodic /...

MICK DEVINE (Seven) – Hear Now (2019)

“Hear Now” is the debut solo album by MICK DEVINE, vocalist of UK’s AOR / Melodic rockers Seven (7). Seven suffered from label shenanigans in the early 90s and it was only some years later that they released new music. Back to the here and now and we have a solo album from Mick, where he is joined Steve Morris...

JD MILLER – Afterglow (2019)

Swedes JD MILLER, now on album number three with “Afterglow”, really appear to be approaching the top of their game. Genre-wise, they purvey that excellent ‘heavy AOR’ so beloved of fellow Scandinavians Pretty Maids, with songs like the excellent ‘Light Your Fire’ sounding for all the world as if Maids’ throat Ronny Atkins might have had a hand in penning...

MICHAEL MONROE – One Man Gang (2019)

A genuine rock star since birth, MICHAEL MONROE innately knows exactly how to sing, swagger and walk the most glamorous and colorful of walks. “One Man Gang”, the former Hanoi Rocks man’s brand new offering is all about the fun of Friday nights, seven days a week, letting your hair down (or up!) for a dirty, dangerous, damn good time,...

ROB HALFORD with Family & Friends – Celestial (2019)

Legendary Judas Priest frontman ROB HALFORD has teamed up with some family members and musician friends to deliver a new solo album titled “Celestial”, which will be released on October 18, 2019. “Celestial” is a Christmas themed album featuring holiday classics and new songs from Halford, obviously done with Rob’s classic metal / hard rock punch, but also showcasing his...

SILENT RAGE – Don’t Touch Me There [Paul Sabu’s remaster]

“Don’t Touch Me There” is the fabulous second album from SILENT RAGE originally appeared in 1989 via Simmons Records / RCA. Co-produced by Gene Simmons & Paul Sabu, the record did well in the charts and in MTV with the hit video ‘Rebel With A Cause’.
But few know that “Don’t Touch Me There” was remastered some years ago by Sabu himself, in fact, there wasn’t much publicity about it. Here’s in exclusive this punchy, sonic revamp on this fantastic album.

ALVIN LEE BAND – Freefall [AirMail Archive Japan miniLP digitally remastered +1] Out Of Print

Guitarist extraordinaire, singer / songwriter ALVIN LEE has a distinguished solo career. One of you asked for the very hard to find / out of print Japanese remastered reissues done by AirMail Archive presented in a miniLP replica. Here’s the ALVIN LEE BAND album “Freefall“, perhaps his more commercial and dradio friendly. Indeed, Lee, known for his bluesy rockin’ shots,...

ROXX (feat Goran Edman) – Lynze (2019)

Guitarist and songwriter Rodrigo Bugallo, also known as ROXX, is one of the founding members of melodic rockers Gunner, and now is presenting his debut solo album “Lynze” where shows his abilities as axe-man, but there’s also sung tracks performed by no-other than talented Swede Göran Edman. Roxx is a teacher, session-man and an experienced rock guitarist able to play...

SILENT RAGE – Shattered Hearts [remastered +1] Out Of Print

SILENT RAGE‘s debut album “Shattered Hearts” is another essential record in your Melodic Hard Rock / AOR collection, requested by one of you in its remastered reissue including a new recorded track produced, as the whole album, by legend Paul Sabu. Based in Los Angeles, Silent Rage formed way back in 1985 and soon resulted picked up by Melodic Rock...

MOONSHINE – Moonshine (Lion’s Pride release 2015)

A reader requested a the European release of this album, a really great one that deserve a good listen. Babylon A.D. frontman Derek Davis decided to finally release this, the unreleased self-titled debut disc from his ’90s band MOONSHINE, a strongly blues-infused rocking combo whom recorded these tracks at Eddie Van Halen’s 5150 studios more than twenty years ago but...

RINGO STARR’s ALL STARR BAND – What’s My Name (2019)

RINGO STARR‘s guest-laden 20th solo album “What’s My Name” will include a collaboration with Paul McCartney on a song written by their former bandmate John Lennon is due on Oct. 25.
Recorded in his home studio, the album also includes songs with longtime collaborators Joe Walsh (ex Eagles), Dave Stewart (Eurythmics), Steve Lukather (Toto), Richard Page (Mr Mister), Colin Hay (Men At Work), Edgar Winter and more.
The song with Lukather alone worth the CD.

SANTERS – Shot Down In Flames ; The Definitive Remasters Series

SANTERS, one of the very best bands that came out of Toronto in the early ’80s, finally are getting official remastered reissues of their albums. Few weeks ago appeared their second ‘Racing Time’, and now we have here Santers’ first; titled “Shot Down In Flames”.
The remastering job is excellent all over, from clearer rhythm section to crisp vocals.