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Music was everything for Thomas Riekerk and his brother Robert Riekerk when they grew up in the Netherlands and AOR was Thomas’ first love. Band posters of Bad English, Giant, Toto and Foreigner were all over the walls of their rooms and in every corner there were guitars and amps. Back then music was not available digitally so the record store became their second home, when they were in search of that one album that was only available through import.
This is a duo focusing on melodic AOR/FM Rock as once delivered by major bands of the genre like JOURNEY, GIANT, BOSTON andSURVIVOR. Well, PHOENIX RISING released an EP earlier in 2012 (“Give It A Name”) and now “On The Loose” comes as the first Read more: PHOENIX RISING – ON THE LOOSE 2013
After a slew of EPs since 2007, Finland’s Slap Betty finally offers a full-length album,94720, and elegantly worn on vocalist Teemu’s skinny torso. Slap Betty remains in the tradition of Scandinavian melodic hard/sleaze rock like peers Hardcore Superstar or Backyard Babies.
Read more: SlapBetty! – 94720 (2013)
Ian James Stewart is a guitarist, composer, singer, multi-instrumentalist and producer, but, basically, the general melodic public knows him as the lead guitarist and main songwriter of the legendary AOR act Strangeways in the mid 80’s.
Read more: Ian James Stewart – Junk DNA (2013)
Bastardogs inked a deal with Street Symphonies Records to release their debut album, “No Pain No Gain”; the album features 10 tracks of old school sleaze metal inspired by great bands such as Wrathchild and early Mötley Crüe. “No Pain No Gain” will be distributed by Andromeda Dischi.
A new Australian Band forged in the fire of AC/DC & Rose Tattoo.
Love Razors formed out of the ashes from several different LA-based bands around the fall of 1986.
End Of The Light Records will reissue Lipstixx ‘N’ Bulletz’ ‘Bang Your Head’ album on August 28th in North America.
Lipstixx ‘N’ Bulletz was a sleaze rock band from Gothenburg, Sweden that featured drummer Mickey Sweet, brother of Crashdiet’s Martin Sweet. The quartet formed in 2004 and played an energetic, yet unbelievably catchy style of glam metal, before disbanding in early 2012.
‘Bang Your Head’ was the band’s — Andy Lipstixx (vocals/guitar), Jaime Teaze (bass), Mickey Sweet (drums) and Rikki Bullet (guitar) — debut album, which reminded listeners of the best moments from bands like L.A. Guns, Pretty Boy Floyd, Faster Pussycat, Motley Crue and Tigertailz, to name a few.
The SKYSCRAPER line up is articulated around the guitarist/Songwriter Tor Talle (NORTHERN LIGHT) who had previous played with the top of the cream of the AOR singers : Jorn Lande / Joe Lynn Turner / Fergie Frederiksen (R.I.P.) /Read more: Skyscraper – Elevation 2014 mp3
From 1988 to 1992, the world was able to embrace and came to know one of the best rock gems the South had to offer….a little force hailing from Shreveport, LA known as Nobody’s Children.