Category: FATE

FATE – Scratch ‘n Sniff [MTM Classix remaster +2]

As requested and promised, here’s the remaining two classic FATE records, and what a tremendous albums they are. Easily among my Top 10 favorite Scandi-AOR / Melodic Rock acts of all time, and while FATE diversified their musical style on the previous album, this, their fourth “Scratch ‘n Sniff” is definitely different, melodic hard rock oriented / killer guitar driven....

FATE – Cruisin’ For A Bruisin’ [MTM Classix remaster]

As requested and promised, here’s the remaining two classic FATE records, and what a tremendous albums they are. Easily among my Top 10 favorite Scandi-AOR / Melodic Rock acts of all time, FATE diversified their ’80s Melodic Rock / AOR style and sound with this, their third album “Cruisin’ For A Bruisin’”, remastered by SPV / MTM for their Classix...

FATE – A Matter Of Attitude [MTM Classix remaster +2]

Easily among my Top 10 favorite Scandi-AOR / Melodic Rock acts off all time, one of you asked for FATE albums in its remastered releases. This second album “A Matter Of Attitude” is even better than Fate’s debut, another terrific slice of mid-80s melodic stuff plenty of keys, killer guitar riffs and catchy choruses. Here these Danish guys take the...

FATE – Fate [MTM Classix remaster +1 / plus 3 Extras]

Easily among my Top 10 favorite Scandi-AOR / Melodic Rock acts off all time, one of you asked for FATE albums in its remastered releases. The self-titled “Fate” is the debut from these fabulous Danes, a terrific slice of mid-80s melodic stuff plenty of keys, killer guitar riffs and catchy choruses. The instant hook of ‘Love On The Rox’, the...

Best Debut album 2017, #1 : PINNACLE POINT – Winds Of Change (2017)

Best Debut album 2017, #1 : PINNACLE POINT – Winds Of Change (2017)

End of the year / beginning of 2018, it’s time to recap about the best 2017 releases, by category.There has been many good AOR / Melodic Hard Rock debut albums this year, but coming out of nowhere, PINNACLE POINT delivered a truly awesome first CD with something for everyone. PINNACLE POINT is the new band of Danish Torben Enevoldsen (Fate,...

ACACIA AVENUE – Early Warning (2016)

Super talented Danish guitar player Torben Enevoldsen (Fate, Fatal Force, Section A) is presenting the third installment from other of his projects called ACACIA AVENUE. To be released by Perris Records, the album entitled “Early Warning“, as happened with the previous two, features an impressive list of musicians involved. Enevoldsen can write and play everything from prog metal to AOR,...

FATE – If Not For The Devil (2013)

* Legendary Danish Melodic Hard Rockers FATE are back with their brand new album “If Not For The Devil”, which will be released worldwide on November 22nd through Avenue Of Allies.Two years after their solid 2011 comeback CD, the new record features the same line-up featuring Dagfinn Joensen on lead vocals, Torben Enevoldsen on guitar, Mikkel Henderson on keyboards, Peter...

BURNING KINGDOM (feat. Danny Vaughn) – Simplified (2013)

* Next week will be released “Simplified”, the third album from BURNING KINGDOM founded by Spanish-born guitarist Manuel Seoane when he moved to Sweden in 2009 looking for new musicians for a band.The great news are that “Simplified” marks the return of talented singer Danny Vaughn (Tyketto, Waysted), who joined the project earlier this year. Burning Kingdom also features great...

FATE – Ghosts From The Past (2011)

* Danish band FATE has a long history and a fairly long list of past members, a list that actually extends longer than their discography. Last year, original member Peter Steincke talked with guitar hero Torben Enevoldsen (Section A / Fatal Force), asking him to join the band and wrote together the sixth album of the band; “Ghost From The...

FATE – 25 Years, The Best Of Fate 1985-2010 (2010)

During their career spanning 25 years, danish band FATE released 5 albums. Their label has compiled a 19 track disc celebration of FATE titled “25 Years, The Best Of Fate”. The album covers all line ups of the band including 2 brand new songs introducing Fate’s third singer Dagfinn Joensen. Especially the 3 first albums made a huge impact on...