Category: ANGEL (Gregg Giuffria)

V.A. – 0dayrox Advanced Releases Sept-October 2019 – Vol.4

We expect a very interesting batch of new releases for this 2019 Summer / Fall, so let’s go with our classic 0dayrox Advanced Releases singles. Reactivated legendary American hard rock band ANGEL including original members guitarist Punky Meadows and vocalist Frank DiMino have made the new track ‘Under The Gun’ available, the first cut from their seventh full-length studio album...

NEW ENGLAND – Explorer Suite [Rock Candy remaster]

Another remaster by Rock Candy Records fans were waiting for it’s the sophomore effort by the Boston-based super pompsters NEW ENGLAND: “Explorer Suite“.Produced by Mike Stone, who also worked with Queen, Journey and Asia, “Explorer Suite” is a very large-sounding work by a band that deserved to be as popular as Stone’s other clients. To the pomp of the debut...

ANGEL – The Casablanca Years [7-CD Box remastered] (2018)

Caroline Records just released an extensive, mammoth seven-disc Box Set celebrating legendary, Washington DC-bred glam/rock outfit ANGEL. Entitled “Angel: The Casablanca Years”, the band-approved Box includes all the complete discography with the label, remastered, plus a bonus disc ‘Rarities’ with songs available for the first time on CD. Formed in Washington DC in the mid ’70s, Angel were allegedly discovered...

GREATEST COMEBACK of 2016 : PUNKY MEADOWS – Fallen Angel [Special Edition +2] (2016)

GREATEST COMEBACK of 2016 : PUNKY MEADOWS – Fallen Angel [Special Edition +2] (2016)

Near the end of the year, it’s time to recap about the best 2016 releases, by category.For 0dayrox, the Greatest Comeback of the year was talented PUNKY MEADOWS reappearance after a near 35 year-hiatus from the music industry. And he did it with a bang, the killer “Fallen Angel”. The name PUNKY MEADOWS may not ring a bell for some, but...

PUNKY MEADOWS – Fallen Angel (2016)

PUNKY MEADOWS – Fallen Angel (2016)

The name PUNKY MEADOWS may not ring a bell for some, but if you’re a classic rock fan you probably has heard him playing; he was the guitarist of seminal Pomp-Rock giants Angel alongside Gregg Giuffria. Now, 2016, and after many many years Meadows is back into the scene with his new album ‘cleverly’ titled “Fallen Angel” to be released...

GIUFFRIA – Silk & Steel [Japan SHM-CD Remastered +1]

After the recent Angel posts here on the blog someone requested GIUFFRIA two albums released some time ago in Japan, remastered, pressed on high quality SHM-CD, and featuring a Carboard Sleeve miniLP replica of the original artwork.Second album “Silk & Steel” was another awesome slice of pure AOR / Melodic Hard rock delivered by Giuffria, a must have for any...

GIUFFRIA – Giuffria [Japan SHM-CD Remastered]

After the recent Angel posts here on the blog someone requested GIUFFRIA two albums released some time ago in Japan, remastered, pressed on high quality SHM-CD, and featuring a Carboard Sleeve miniLP package replicating the original artwork. Let’s go with “Giuffria”, the terrific self-titled debut from the band created by Gregg Giuffria, a must have for any AOR fan. Keyboard...

ANGEL – On Earth As It Is In Heaven [Rock Candy remaster]

ANGEL – On Earth As It Is In Heaven [Rock Candy remaster]

Some of Gregg Giuffria’s first band ANGEL influential albums were requested (in one comment) in a Remastered & Reloaded form by Rock Candy Records. “On Earth As It Is In Heaven” was ANGEL third album and showcases the band expanding their horizons by taking a more Melodic Hard Rock path, but one with hooks and riffs to the fore.Just because...

ANGEL (Gregg Giuffria) – Angel [Rock Candy Remaster]

Some of you requested the Gregg Giuffria first band ANGEL influential albums Remastered & Reloaded by Rock Candy Records. This is ANGEL’s debut, the marvelous self-titled. ANGEL was formed in 1975 by Frank DiMino and Gregg Giuffria with the ambition to create the perfect rock band. Angel’s manifest destiny revolved around two key components: that’s killer hooks and killer looks....

ANGEL – Sinful [digitally remastered] (2013)

* ANGEL, one of the most representative acts from the early American pomp AOR scene, for their last album “Sinful” changed the musical focus to a more commercial FM-friendly style.For years a cult recording and quite hard to find on CD, it’s being released digitally remastered for the first time outside Japan by the British specialized label BGO. “Sinful” is...

ANGEL – On Earth As It Is In Heaven [Rock Candy remaster] (2012)

* “On Earth As It Is In Heaven” was ANGEL third album and showcases the band expanding their horizons by taking a more Melodic Hard Rock path, but one with hooks and riffs to the fore. Just because the music was harder and edgier, isn’t to say that they had abandoned their progressive roots altogether as Gregg Giuffria’s keyboard work...

ANGEL (Gregg Giuffria) – Helluva Band [Rock Candy remaster] (2012)

* ANGEL’s second album “Helluva Band” was a record that took their brand of adventurous Pomp rock to astonishing levels. Unafraid of throwing everything and the kitchen sink into their music, they reached a new level of achievement which allowed every member of the band to excel at their craft. Singer Frank DiMino in particular, unleashes one of the definitive...