Album Reviews

Labyrinth – Return to Live

18th February 2018 Kenn Jensen

Labyrinth has over the years made quite a few cool and innovative albums, but one stands out: ‘Return To Heaven Denied’ from 1998. And what better way to celebrate a reunion than to play in [Read »]

Eisley/Goldy

7th January 2018 Kenn Jensen

Singer David Glen Eisley and guitarist Craig Goldy (ex-Dio), both formerly of GIUFFRIA, have joined forces again in EISLEY / GOLDY, a partnership which sees the two artists bring back the signature sound that launched [Read »]

Album Reviews

Raintimes – Raintimes

6th January 2018 Kenn Jensen

It is very easy to try too hard and fail when it comes to AOR; the line between cheesy and well done is razorsharp. And newcomers Raintimes do thankfully walk on the right side of [Read »]

Album Reviews

Jono – Life

29th December 2017 Kenn Jensen

Swedish band Jono is much like their fellow countrymen A.C.T combining genres that on surface sounds like a very strange brew, in this case melodic rock, symphonic rock and progressive rock. But it works and [Read »]

Album Reviews

Sweet & Lynch – Unified

10th December 2017 Kenn Jensen

Unified is the second instalment of the collaboration between vocalist Michael Sweet (Stryper) and guitarist George Lynch (Lynch Mob, ex-Dokken). Along for the ride are two other hard rock veterans: bassist James Lomenzo (ex-Megadeth, ex-White [Read »]

Album Reviews

The Dark Element – The Dark Element

9th December 2017 Kenn Jensen

The Dark Element is the much anticipated and welcomed return of former Nightwish vocalist Anette Olzon to her true environment: symphonic metal. Working together with former Sonata Arctica guitarist and the main man behind Cain’s [Read »]