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LIVE REVIEWS
 
  • HRH AOR 4 @ Hafan Y Mor, North Wales – Saturday 12th March 2016 Review by Woody Having abstained from drinking the previous day I’m more on the ball today to get down for the full line-up – first though I spent the ...
    Posted 21 Mar 2016, 16:10 by Paul Woodward
  • HRH AOR 4 @ Hafan Y Mor, North Wales – Friday 11th March 2016 Review by Woody So I wake up fresh and raring to go for day two of HRH AOR – yeah I wish, maybe in an alternative universe, so sadly by the ...
    Posted 21 Mar 2016, 13:32 by Paul Woodward
  • HRH AOR 4 @ Hafan Y Mor, North Wales – Thursday 10th March 2016 Review by Woody It’s that time of year again to make the pilgrimage to the middle of nowhere in the North Welsh wilderness! The line-up this year, which ...
    Posted 20 Mar 2016, 14:49 by Paul Woodward
  • Christina Martin @ The Robin, Bilston, Wolverhampton – Monday 14th March 2016 Review by Woody Canadian singer songwriter Christina Martin is currently well into a very extensive European tour and a night of chilled out pop rock at my favourite venue is ...
    Posted 16 Mar 2016, 15:45 by Paul Woodward
  • Inglorious + Ali Clinton @ The Robin, Bilston - Wednesday 24th February 2016 Review By Woody One of the most overused terms in the current Blues scene is ‘The Greatest/most exciting Young Blues Guitarist today’ so I’ve become very cynical whenever ...
    Posted 3 Mar 2016, 13:06 by Paul Woodward
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Articles and Features
  • Woody's Round Up - Radio Show - (25/4/16) Ted Poley - Higher - 0 Cheap Trick - Heart On The Line - 4.37 PEO - The Promise - 8.55 Chris Ousey - Gone Long Gone - 13.59 Star Chase - I Want You - 18 ...
    Posted 25 Apr 2016, 08:33 by Paul Woodward
  • Melodic Times April - Woody's Melodic Rock and AOR News Round Up Stuff by Woody HRH AOR 5 have made their first batch of band’s announcement and they are Lita Ford, Michael Monroe, Slaughter, Quireboys, Autograph, Bang Tango, GUN, Mike Tramp ...
    Posted 12 Apr 2016, 14:46 by Paul Woodward
  • Woody's Rock Reviews March 2016 Music Video Playlist The Woody’s Rock Reviews March 2016 music video playlist is ready for you to check out! Woody's Rock Reviews March 2016 music video playlist This month’s playlist ...
    Posted 31 Mar 2016, 07:27 by Paul Woodward
  • Woody's Round Up - Radio Show (22/3/16)   Danger Zone - Turn It Up - 0 Wild Rose - Waiting For You - 4.51 Reckless Love - Scandinavian Girls - 9.13 Lee Aaron - If You Don't Love Me Anymore - 13.41 ...
    Posted 21 Mar 2016, 21:07 by Paul Woodward
  • Melodic Times March - Woody's Melodic Rock and AOR News Round Up Stuff by Woody UK rockers VEGA will release their fourth album in May on Frontiers Records. Who We Are was produced and mastered by Harem Scarem’s Harry Hess. The ...
    Posted 13 Mar 2016, 14:54 by Paul Woodward
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 ALBUM REVIEWS
 
  • Grand Slam – ‘A New Dawn’ (AOR Heaven) Review By Woody I have to admit I expected the debut album A New Dawn from Swede’s Grand Slam to be a very run of the mill ...
    Posted 28 Mar 2016, 13:44 by Paul Woodward
  • Blackslash – ‘Sinister Lightning’ (Iron Shield) Review by Woody I absolutely adore Sinister Lightning by old school Metal band Blackslash I just can’t help grinning every time I listen to it, such an ...
    Posted 28 Mar 2016, 13:32 by Paul Woodward
  • Rusty Nail – ‘Running Out Of Idea’s’ (Independent) Review By Woody Sweden’s Rusty Nail have a sound which is very typical of hard edged Scandinavian melodic hard rock acts like Pretty Maids. Running Out Of Idea ...
    Posted 28 Mar 2016, 13:23 by Paul Woodward
  • Wizz Wizzard – ‘Where The River Runs Cold’ (Rocksector Records) Review by Woody Where The River Runs Cold is the second album from Belgian classic metal band Wizz Wizzard. These guys are NWOBHM to the core and have ...
    Posted 28 Mar 2016, 13:13 by Paul Woodward
  • Shiraz Lane – ‘For Crying Out Loud’ (Frontiers Records) Review by Woody Finland’s Shiraz Lane play dirty sleaze with a real old school vibe and their debut album For Crying Out Loud is a mix of ...
    Posted 28 Mar 2016, 13:02 by Paul Woodward
  • Escape Music 2015 release round-up - Ozone / Naked / Lifeline / Lioncage Reviews By Woody Ozone – ‘Self Defence’ This collaboration between vocal powerhouse’s Steve Overland (FM) and Chris Ousey (Heartland) has been in the planning stages for what seems like forever ...
    Posted 18 Mar 2016, 06:07 by Paul Woodward
  • AOR – ‘LA Darkness’ (Escape Music) Review by Woody AOR is basically French multi-instrumentalist and song writer Frederic Slama and with his AOR albums he is an extremely prolific writer releasing albums frequently ...
    Posted 17 Mar 2016, 11:00 by Paul Woodward
  • Epic – ‘Like A Phoenix’ (Escape Music) Review by Woody Epic are a new multinational female fronted melodic hard rock containing some very experienced musicians, although most the names are new to me the quality ...
    Posted 17 Mar 2016, 07:50 by Paul Woodward
  • Rage Of Angels – ‘The Devils New Tricks’ (Escape Music) Review by Woody Ex-Ten and current Tyketto keyboardist Ged Rylands returns with his own band Rage Of Angels with this second album The Devil’s New Tricks ...
    Posted 17 Mar 2016, 05:50 by Paul Woodward
  • Xoch – ‘S/T’ (Independent) Review By Woody Las Vegas based pop-rocker Xoch is a very experienced song writer and this is her self-titled fifth album release. It’s a diverse collection ...
    Posted 22 Feb 2016, 12:17 by Paul Woodward
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INTERVIEWS
 
  • Steve Brown of Trixter Trixter rose to fame in the early nineties with hits such as ‘Give It To Me Good’, ‘Surrender’ and ‘One In A Million’. But when the rock scene shifted drastically ...
    Posted 6 Jul 2015, 09:56 by Paul Woodward
  • Gianluca Firmo of Room Experience Italy has become a little bit of a hotbead for emerging AOR and Melodic Rock bands in very recent years. Another Italin song writer to emerge this year is Gianluca ...
    Posted 6 Jul 2015, 09:52 by Paul Woodward
  • Jani Liimatainen of Cain's Offering Finnish melodic metallers Cain’s Offering release their second album Stormcrow via Frontiers Records on May 18th, six years after their debut. MR’s Woody caught up with founder ...
    Posted 6 Jul 2015, 09:48 by Paul Woodward
  • Jim Peterik (Peterik/Scherer, Survivor and Pride Of Lions) AOR song writing hero Jim Peterik has just released a new album with vocalist Marc Scherer. Risk Everything was released on April 20th on Frontiers Records and showcases Peterik ...
    Posted 12 May 2015, 14:20 by Paul Woodward
  • Chris Impellitteri (Impellitteri) Guitarist Chris Impellitteri rose to fame in the late eighties when the young guitar virtuoso was compared to the likes of Yngwie Malmsteen. The title track from the first full ...
    Posted 12 May 2015, 14:17 by Paul Woodward
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