****Volcanic – Anhedonia – CD

****Volcanic – Anhedonia – CD

****Volcanic – Anhedonia – CD (Rut Records 1091 Castle Dr. Watkinsville, GA 30677) You pronounce the name as Four-Star Volcanic. From what I can tell that is the most clever thing about this band. They are a decent rock band verging on punk with an...
.And Oceans – AM God – CD

.And Oceans – AM God – CD

.And Oceans – AM God – CD (Century Media Records) Black metal band’s fourth full length release and first release for Century Media. Aggressive blasting black metal with shrieking vocals and very unique keyboard sounds. Makes me think this might be...
.38 Special – Anthology – 2CD

.38 Special – Anthology – 2CD

.38 Special – Anthology – 2CD  (Universal Records) My very first real rock concert (I saw Sha Na Na when I was around 12) was Bon Jovi opening up for .38 Special. I remember having to ‘bend the truth’ for my parents so I could go. While I...
6X – Thunder Bomb – CD

6X – Thunder Bomb – CD

6X – Thunder Bomb – CD (Daemon Records) I’ve loved everything I’ve heard from 6X, and I still consider Lara Kiang one of the goddesses of rock. This is straight ahead rock that kicks and is fronted by a cool as hell woman. Think of Joan Jett,...
3rd Window – Tell Me Why – CD

3rd Window – Tell Me Why – CD

3rd Window – Tell Me Why – CD (TWindow Records) 3rd Window is Bryn on six- and 12-string acoustic guitar, lead vocals and flute, Jacky Bell on percussion, harmonica and vocals, and Jeff Lauterbach on bass. Surprisingly, the vocals and instrumentation work...
22 Jacks – Going North – CD

22 Jacks – Going North – CD

22 Jacks – Going North – CD (Side One Dummy) Another great release from Side One Dummy Records. All I simply have to say about 22 Jacks is that they deliver rock n roll as it should be– loud, sweet, strong, and intoxicating like a great vodka sour. -...