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DVD Review- Plastic Galaxy- The Story of Star Wars Toys

August 26, 2014 | By | Reply More
DVD Review-  Plastic Galaxy- The Story of Star Wars Toys

  Plastic Galaxy- The Story of Star Wars Toys Okay, okay this is a documentary FOR Star Wars dorks BY Star Wars dorks. Lets get that out of the way. Although, I doubt you would even be reading this far into this review unless you or a loved one had some sort of passing interest […]

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Album Review- ACE FREHLEY- Space Invader- eOne Music

August 2, 2014 | By | 1 Reply More
Album Review- ACE FREHLEY- Space Invader- eOne Music

On “Immortal Pleasures”, one of the best tracks on his new album, “Space Invader”, rock icon and hall of famer Ace Frehley sings “I’ve reached the top, there’s no more need for climbing”.  He’s right and wrong at the same time of course; Ace is clearly a legend with nothing to prove, yet 2014 finds […]

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DVD/BluRay Review: Guns N Roses “Live at the Hard Rock Casino” (UMe)

July 1, 2014 | By | Reply More
DVD/BluRay Review:  Guns N Roses “Live at the Hard Rock Casino” (UMe)

  Just released today, Guns N Roses new DVD 3d/bluray disc is definitely not your father’s Gnr video. Its been eons since the band has released an official longform video, in fact that release was the “Use Your Illusions” VHS tape. Axl, Dizzy and the new guns are presented here in high def, blazing 3d […]

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Alice Cooper director Reg Harkema : “I cannot honestly think of a band that symbolizes the cultural shift from the 60s to 70s better than Alice Cooper “

June 25, 2014 | By | 2 Replies More
Alice Cooper director Reg Harkema : “I cannot honestly think of a band that symbolizes the cultural shift from the 60s to 70s better than Alice Cooper “

After a successful theatrical run, the great new Alice Cooper documentary “Super Duper Alice Cooper” has been released on DVD and Blu-Ray with a ton of bonus footage and extras.  The movie takes a dramatic look at the rock icon from his earliest beginnings to the heights of rock-stardom and was created by the team […]

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Record Review- TESLA- Simplicity- eOne music/Tesla Electric Recording Company

June 20, 2014 | By | Reply More
Record Review- TESLA- Simplicity- eOne music/Tesla Electric Recording Company

Tesla- Simplicity- eOne Music/Tesla Electric Recording Company, 2014      I’ve been writing about rock since Tesla’s breakthrough second album and as the decades have passed the band has continually proven to be one of the few bands of their era that just “get it”. The guys have always marched to their own beat, stuck […]

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Night Ranger’s Brad Gillis: “I would have loved to have made a studio record with Ozzy but I rolled the dice to play with my brothers in Night Ranger”

June 18, 2014 | By | Reply More
Night Ranger’s Brad Gillis:   “I would have loved to have made a studio record with Ozzy but I rolled the dice to play with my brothers in Night Ranger”

Night Ranger has just released their 11th studio album, “High Road” and are currently out on the road supporting it and playing all the hits that made the band a household name for the MTV generation.  All the trademark elements of the Night Ranger sound are evident on “High Road”; the subtle keyboard flourishes, the […]

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