Bil Mcrackin – I Am the Eggman – CD

Bil Mcrackin – I Am the Eggman – CD

Bil Mcrackin – I Am the Eggman – CD (Shredder Records) Bil of the McRackin’s fame does his first solo project. I guess the other two guys slowed down or wanted to rest for a week or two. McRackins are one of the most prolific bands in the world and...
V/A – Pawn – Cassette

V/A – Pawn – Cassette

V/A – Pawn – Cassette (Opulence!) Low budget recording of some really good real college alternative rock bands which brings back the late eighties – early ninties to me. Fun music made for fun. It sounds like they’re having a great time and...
(hed)pe – Serpent Boy ep – CD

(hed)pe – Serpent Boy ep – CD

(hed)pe – Serpent Boy ep – CD (Zomba Recordings) This EP features two songs from the full album release (see review in MRZ #8) and one new track. The track “Serpent Boy” is featured three times on this disc: the album version, radio edit, and...
Merciful Fate – Dead Again – CD

Merciful Fate – Dead Again – CD

Merciful Fate – Dead Again – CD (Metal Blade Records) Well, there is no mistaking King Diamond’s wailing banshee vocal style. To me this sounds pretty much like any King Diamond album I have heard before. With standard song themes dealing with Satan,...