Rock

SoundCloud Music Reviews: “Forbidden Love” By Cherry Dreams – Classic Rock Done The Right Way

April 15, 2015 By SoundCloud Music Reviews
in All Music Reviews, Rock
Forbidden Love is a new song by Calgary-based band Cherry Dreams. It’s a song that very much harks back to the golden age of rock, while avoiding the heavily distorted, massively clichéd shredding that’s plagued...
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SoundCloud Music Reviews: “Overdrive” By Cherry Dreams Nostalgic Music Review

April 15, 2015 By SoundCloud Music Reviews
in All Music Reviews, Rock
“Overdrive” By Cherry Dreams Nostalgic Music Review The age of rock has long since passed: from the upbeat tempos of the 50s, to the thought transcending beats of the 60s and 70s. By the time the 80s and 90s reached...
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Cherry Dreams “See You Again” – Rock Music

February 25, 2015 By Beth Weston
in All Music Reviews, Rock
The band is currently composed of vocalist Michael Owens, the talented guitarist Greg Learmonth, and former Sweet Lucy keyboard player James Todd. Bands gain and lose members all the time but the core emotion and motivation...
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SoundCloud Music Reviews: Marshall Stone “Good times never fade” [Rock]

February 24, 2015 By Beth Weston
in All Music Reviews, Rock
Music is always evolving and since the 50’s has widely become one of the most popular genres of music even though early on it had roots heavily influenced by rhythm and blues and country music. As one starts playing the...
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Marshall Stone – “How You See It All”

October 28, 2014 By hdesantis
in Rock
Every past era of popular music is bound to make a resurgence at some point. We’ve seen plenty of 60’s, 70’s, and 80’s revival in this millennium…but not much 90’s yet. However, whenever the...
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Vajra – “Blind”

October 25, 2014 By hdesantis
in All Music Reviews, Experimental, Rock
How do you roll progressive rock, gothic, metal, grunge, and Indian music all in one? I personally have no idea, but New York band Vajra found a way to do it in their new single “Blind.” Before listening to Vajra, you should...
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Heylel and Portuguese Metal in “The Prophet”

July 15, 2014 By hdesantis
in All Music Reviews, Rock
Heyel’s new album “Nebulae” is a hard progressive rock collection with gothic staples and the euphoria of video game commercials. The album’s second track, “The Prophet,” exemplifies Heyel’s take on alternative...
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Ajax Ray O’Vaque produces music to be enjoyed with “Best Days of Our Lives” [Alternative Pop Rock]

July 8, 2014 By hdesantis
in All Music Reviews, Alternative, Pop, Rock
Graduates from the Berkelee School of Music can commonly be found working with pop music. You’d think that these graduates would apply their advanced education into the music they create, but sometimes people just want to...
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David Bradford brings heavy electric guitars in “Oceans” [Alternative Rock]

July 1, 2014 By hdesantis
in All Music Reviews, Alternative, Rock
To sum it up best, “Oceans” is a song written by electric guitars for electric guitars. Philadelphia-based David Bradford wrote this track around meticulous guitar tones instead of a specific rock category. With distorted...
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Sulu Babylon’s “Free” is Jolting and Raw [Rock]

June 20, 2014 By hdesantis
in All Music Reviews, Alternative, Rock
Before the millennium’s surge of two-man bands, we had this thing called a “power trio.” Beyond a few select acts, the power trio is hardly happening nowadays. England’s Sulu Babylon (made up of...
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