Category: CHRIS OUSEY

SNAKECHARMER – Snakecharmer [Japan +1] + Euro Bonus

Some people (and primarily musicians) hate the term ‘Super-Group’, but there’s no other word coined to define SNAKECHARMER. Centered around classic-era Whitesnake members Micky Moody and Neil Murray, Snakecharmer also features Harry James (Thunder, Magnum), Laurie Wisefield (Wishbone Ash) and Adam Wakeman (Ozzy, Black Sabbath), with vocals being handled by former Heartland and Virginia Wolf vocalist Chris Ousey. The combo...

BUCKET & Co. – Guitars, Beers & Tears (retail)

Following years of providing stellar fretwork for iconic groups such as Humble Pie, Bad Company (beginning in 1990 with their blockbuster, AOR comeback, ‘Holy Water’), as well in ASAP (Adrian Smith And Project), Dave “Bucket” Colwell has stepped out to showcase his talents as a world class writer / guitarist with a rock solid, debut solo disc titled “Guitars, Beers...

HEARTLAND – Heartland [YesterRock remaster]

Fronted by lead vocalist Chris Ousey, between 1991 and 2011 British AOR / Melodic Rockers HEARTLAND released a total of eleven albums, but for the fans as well as for the critics, the best of the bunch is still their self-titled debut, originally released by A&M Records in 1991. A reader of this blog asked for the reissue… having been...

CHRIS OUSEY – Dream Machine (2016)

CHRIS OUSEY – Dream Machine (2016)

Escape Music is releasing tomorrow “Dream Machine“, the new long play from Bristish Melodic Rock institution CHRIS OUSEY.Nicknamed by the press as ‘The Man with the Golden Tonsils’, Ousey returns with the follow up to his 2011 debut solo release with another spectacular album, again with talented Swede Tommy Denander as conductor… and more. Former Monroe, Virginia Wolf, Heartland, Snakecharmer,...

CHRIS OUSEY – Rhyme And Reason (2011)

* Famous for his early work with Virginia Wolf and more recently with Heartland, ‘the man with the golden tonsils’ Chris Ousey delivers “Rhyme & Reason”, his first solo album in a 30-year career. One of the best vocalists in the British Melodic Rock / AOR scene – then and now – , has recorded a serious contender for the...