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DREAM COMPANY – The Wildest Season (2019)

“The Wildest Season” is the debut album by DREAM COMPANY, a melodic hard rock band from Italy fronted by talented Giulio Garghentini, a vocalist with a vast experience – one of his solo albums was featured here years ago. Dream Company started as a Bon Jovi tribute band back in 2006, but with time they decided to write their own...

GIULIO GARGHENTINI – Believe (+ New Track)

‘Believe’ is the debut solo album by singer GIULIO GARGHENTINI, a man who’s been fronting a Bon Jovi tribute band since 2006 and has appeared in musicals, most notably a production of ‘Jesus Christ Superstar’, and now fronts melodic rockers Dream Company. With twenty years in the music biz behind him and also being involved in teaching in some of...

LUGNET (feat. Johan Fahlberg of Jaded Heart) – Nightwalker (2019)

While Swedish hard rockers LUGNET released their debut album three years ago, I never heard of them. But now thanks to respectable label Pride & Joy Music (whom are adding to their roster very interesting bands) we have Lugnet’s first album with them, the epic-titled “Nightwalker“. What piqued my interest about this band and this second album was to see...

HARDWARE’ 86 – Hardware ’86 [Limited Edition 500 copies] (2019) *EXCLUSIVE*

Eighties AOR fans rejoice; HARDWARE’ 86 and their self-titled debut album will put a BIG smile on your face. Released by AOR Blvd Records in a 500 copies Limited Edition CD, here’s what the press release says; ‘Hardware ’86 takes you back to the sound & vibe of the late ’80s melodic scene. They celebrate a shameless cocktail of heavy guitars, soft synths, melodic leads and big Eighties-like drums’.
And they deliver what they promise, in spades. Believe me.

SANTERS – Racing Time ; The Definitive Remasters Series (2019)

SANTERS, one of the very best bands that came out of Toronto in the early ’80s, finally are getting official remastered reissues of their albums. Few weeks ago appeared what I would consider their best album, “Racing Time“, their second LP which was originally released in 1982. Upon listening I can tell you the improvement with this remaster is very...

D’ERCOLE – The Ballad of C.L. (2019)

Multi-instrumentalist and vocalist Phil Vincent has a massive discography and has been involved in a number of projects over the years including D’ERCOLE, his partnership with guitarist Damian D’Ercole. They have a new album in their racks titled “The Ballad of C.L.”, again featuring British guitarist Vince O’Regan providing the solos and Paul Sabu appearing as guest in one track....

ANGEL – White Hot [Rock Candy remaster +2] (2019) *EXCLUSIVE*

Rock Candy Records specialists have remastered a second batch of ANGEL‘s discography, and here’s one of the band’s best: “White Hot”, plus 2 bonus tracks including the mega rare Canadian only single B-side ‘Better Days’. “White Hot”, one of Angel’s most mainstream, commercial and successful outputs, featured new bassist Felix Robinson. The track ‘Ain’t Gonna Eat My Heart Out Any...

CINDERELLA – Night Songs [Japan remastered LTD MiniLP SHM-CD] Out Of Print

This one was requested many times: the Out Of Print Japanese SHM-CD release of CINDERELLA‘s cracking debut “Night Songs“, remastered, with a miniLP replica artwork plus a bonus track. Hailing from Pennsylvania and fronted by charismatic vocalist / guitarist Tom Keifer, Cinderella was discovered by Jon Bon Jovi who helped to get the band signed by Mercury Records. The rest...

TYKETTO – The Last Sunset Farewell [1988-92 songs unreleased, demos & Live]

With the just featured TYKETTO albums one of you asked for this CD “The Last Sunset Farewell”, released by themselves (no barcode) some time ago and including a collection of unreleased tracks, demos and a live song. All these were composed / recorded during the late ’80s / early ’90s and are excellent. With exception of the die-hard fans, most...

THE STORM (Kristina Nichols) – Sweet Surrender [first time on CD]

THE STORM‘s  “Sweet Surrender” possibly was one of the best unreleased female fronted AOR albums ever. Recorded during the late ’80s but inexplicably shelved, finally – and fortunately – it was published some years ago after more than twenty years of wait. We all know that the best Melodic Rock and AOR was recorded in the ’80s and early ’90s...

FREDDIE MERCURY – Never Boring [3-CD Special Deluxe Edition] (2019)

The “Never Boring” box set brings together for the first time a specially-curated selection of FREDDIE MERCURY’s music into a 3-CD box. The set reminds us that Freddie was an exceptional singer, songwriter, performer and human being whose special kind of magic is captured in this exceptional collection of his solo work. The package is meticulously compiled and produced by...

GREGG ROLIE (ex Journey) – Sonic Ranch (2019)

Journey co-founder GREGG ROLIE s releasing today his first studio album in 18 years – “Sonic Ranch” – and the longtime Ringo Starr sideman is bringing along some familiar friends: Neal Schon, Toto’s Steve Lukather, drummer Ron Wikso (The Storm, Foreigner), Santana bandmates drummer Michael Shrieve and bassist Alphonso Johnson, and more. Rolie recorded in Arylyn Studios in Austin, and...