Category Archives: guitar

Scorpions – Comeblack available for streaming

Scorpions’ Comeblack is streaming in its entirety at AOL Music.  The album is half re-recordings and half covers.  Is it just me or has Klaus Meine’s voice not changed AT ALL in 30 years?!?!?  Man these songs bring back memories… … Continue reading

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OSI – Fire Make Thunder (2012, Metal Blade)

OSI – Fire Make Thunder is scheduled for release March 27th on Metal Blade Records Office of Strategic Influence (OSI) is Jim Matheos (Fates Warning) and Kevin Moore (ex Dream Theater, Chroma Key).  They are joined here by returning session … Continue reading

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Now Playing: 2012 pt. 2

OK so far so good in 2012… Anneke Van Giersbergen – Everything Is Changing (PIAS, 2012) I was smitten with Anneke the very first time I heard her in the Dutch ‘trip rock’ band The Gathering.  She sings with incredible … Continue reading

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Now Playing: 2012 pt. 1

Every year I promise myself I’ll be better at keeping track of my listening habits.  Why should 2012 be any different?  Well here we go… Uri Caine Trio – Siren (Winter & Winter, 2011) I’ve been a fan of Uri’s … Continue reading

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Alice In Chains Fantasy Football Charity Auction

The Alice in Chains & Friends Fantasy Football League launched its 3rd annual charity auction on eBay Friday. The ten-day long auction includes collectible items donated by league participants such as custom-made black denim pants, jacket, and studded belt worn … Continue reading

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Razl – Microscopic (2011, Martian Sheep)

WARNING!  Highly Infectious Guitar and Beyond Ridden Groove-A Thon! So reads the back of Microscopic by Spain’s Razl (AKA Raul Huelves).  I’m not one to argue with such a definitive statement, when you pop this sucker into your CD player … Continue reading

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Mike Keneally Band pre-order or pre-heat?

The new Mike Keneally Band live album bakin’ at the potato is available for pre-heating at Moosemart NOW for only twenty-five bucks!  Check out the cool retro cover art, Jazzy AND Snazzy eh?  I haven’t heard it yet, but the … Continue reading

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