Groundswell – Corrode – CD

Groundswell – Corrode – CD

Groundswell – Corrode – CD (GIG Records) I think my brain corroded away as I listened to this. This band sounds like a bunch of college boys who are trying desperately to impress the girls in order to get a little nookie. In their minds, they are mixing a...
Guy Smiley – Alkaline – CD

Guy Smiley – Alkaline – CD

Guy Smiley – Alkaline – CD (Devil Doll Records) I swear that I hear more than a touch of Dokken in these songs. This brings to mind the late ‘80s / early ‘90s when lots of bands were crossing over from metal to punk/hardcore. Guy Smiley has many metal...
Gap Band – The Best of Gap Band – CD

Gap Band – The Best of Gap Band – CD

Gap Band – The Best of Gap Band – CD (Mercury / Universal Records) The Wilson brothers; Ronnie, Charles and Robert, were the urban cowboys of funk all decked out in satin style cowboy shirts and 10 gallon hats. From 1979 until 1983, the Gap Band released...
Goodness – Thesedays – CD

Goodness – Thesedays – CD

Goodness – Thesedays – CD (Good Ink Records) Carrie Arke and crew are back again with another dose of Goodness. With their second outing, my thoughts of Hammerbox are fading and finding Goodness being able to hold their own. Carrie is definitely one of my...