Category: CRANSTON

LEGION – Rising (2019)

This 2019 sees the return of one of the most prolific hard rock bands in recent history. Marred by mismanagement and contract troubles, LEGION never reached their full potential and after 8 official releases and no return for their efforts, it was time to call it quits three years ago. Fast forward to 2019 and enter Dutch label Rock Company...

PHIL VINCENT – Hypocrite (2019)

One of busiest musicians in the Rock scene, PHIL VINCENT is releasing his new solo album “Hypocrite” in a few days. Believe it or not, “Hypocrite” marks Vincent’s 21st solo album, and that’s not counting his works with Legion, Cranston, Tragik, D’Ercole, etc. With each new album, this American multi-instrumentalist is getting better and better.Vincent loves ’80s melodic hard rock,...

CRANSTON (Paul Sabu) – II (2018)

To be released tomorrow, the simply titled “II” is indeed the second album from CRANSTON, the band formed three years go by vocalist / multi-instrumentalist Phil Vincent, his former band mate in D’Ercole drummer B.F. D’Ercole, and the legendary Paul Sabu on guitar.What isn’t ‘simply’ for sure is the material on offer here; a strong bunch of classic melodic hard...

PHIL VINCENT – XX (2017)

PHIL VINCENT – XX (2017)

US singer, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist PHIL VINCENT is back, as happens every year, with a new solo album. But this is not just ‘another solo’ record. Titled “XX“, indeed refers to this being his 20th solo release. 20 years in the business, 20 solo albums… so this album released today June 16 it’s some kind of celebration as well. Alongside...

LEGION – Last Man Standing (2016)

LEGION – Last Man Standing (2016)

LEGION, the prolific group (an album every ten months, more or less) comprising the talents of American vocalist / songwriter Phil Vincent and English axeman Vince O’Regan – split last year, but Z Records will be releasing their last, posthumous album “Last Man Standing” in few days. “Last Man Standing” was made during the same recording sessions of Legion last...

O’REGAN – Polymorphic Tragedy (2016)

O’REGAN – Polymorphic Tragedy (2016)

One of the hardest working musicians from the melodic hard rock UK scene, Vince O’REGAN is releasing today his third solo album “Polymorphic Tragedy“. Again the guitarist has called some talented colleagues to contribute to the record published by Z Records. At this point I think it’s not necessary a presentation, but for newcomers, Vince O’Regan is an experienced British...

CRANSTON – CranstoN (2016)

CRANSTON – CranstoN (2016)

Named after his hometown in Rhode Island, CRANSTON is the new project in the never ending Phil Vincent musical story. Teaming up with melodic rock icon Paul Sabu to co-write the songs, Vincent is at charge of vocals only, while Sabu plays all instruments, excepting drums, and produced the album. Phil Vincent is a clever musician: he needed a little...