Category: GRAND PRIX

GRAND PRIX – Grand Prix [Rock Candy remaster +3]

Pioneers of the UK pomp / melodic hard rock scene, the two more celebrated albums by GRAND PRIX remastered with bonus tracks by Rock Candy Records have been requested here. The band’s self-titled debut LP “Grand Prix” is delicious from start to finish. Originally formed back in the late Seventies with the name ‘Paris’, GRAND PRIX was from the start...

GRAND PRIX – There For None To See [remastered +1]

To complete their discography, here’s GRAND PRIX second album for RCA “There For None To See”, originally poorly distributed / promoted due to legal troubles. Unknown by many, here’s the remastered reissue. Commonly praised for their 3rd, close to perfection melodic rock / AOR final album ‘Samurai’, Grand Prix’s second effort “There For None To See” is often ignored in...

GRAND PRIX – Samurai [Rock Candy remastered + 2]

Pioneers of the UK pomp / melodic hard rock scene, the two more celebrated albums by GRAND PRIX remastered with bonus tracks by Rock Candy Records have been requested here. “Samurai” is their last album, another superb slice of melodic rock / AOR. Grand Prix tenure with RCA produced two albums – their eponymous debut with original vocalist Bernie Shaw...

GRAND PRIX – Samurai [Rock Candy remaster]

GRAND PRIX – Samurai [Rock Candy remaster]

* Originally formed back in the late seventies as Paris, GRAND PRIX was from the start a different beast in the UK scene.Their melody-rich blend of guitars and pomp-fueled keys were much more in tune with what was happening on the other side of the Atlantic than anything remotely British or European sounding.Following time spent on the live circuit they...