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Melodic Times November - Melodic Rock and AOR news round-up

posted 14 Nov 2018, 05:08 by Paul Woodward


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Greek melodic metallers InnerWish will be re-issuing their first three albums Waiting For The Dawn, Silent Faces and Inner Strength on November 23rd on Ulterium Records.

Robby TaKac - 'Dyin' Tonight' audio video

RebelHot - 'Soul Stealer' music video

The Unity - 'You Got Me Wrong' lyric video

The new Christian Tolle Project album Point Blank will be released via Fastball Music on October 26th. It features contributions from established musicians like David Reece, John Cuijpers, Mathias Dieth and Morris Adriaens. It includes the tracks ‘Borderland’, ‘Since You’ve Been Gone’, ‘Fight Another Day’ and ‘Before I Fall’.

Alcatrazz - 'Emotion' audio video

Magic Dance - 'These Four Walls' audio video

British rockers Inglorious will release their third album Ride to Nowhere on January 25th via Frontiers Records. The album includes the tracks ‘Freak Show’, ‘Never Alone’, ‘I Don’t Know’ and ‘While She Sleeps’.

Ghost - 'Dance Macabre' music video

Inglorious - 'Where Are You Now?' music video

The latest batch of Rock Candy remasters include Europe Out Of This World, Stillwater S/T and I Reserve The Right and finally Brownsville Air Special.

Popular UK rockers Thunder will release a new album Please Remain Seated on January 18th 2019 via their new label BMG. It’s a collection of old Thunder songs re-recorded and re-imagined much like their successful 2017 version of ‘Love Walked In’. It’s also not a greatest hits selection, so it’s a really exciting collection for true die-hard fans. It includes ‘Future Train’, ‘Loser’, ‘Girls Going Out Of Her Head’ and ‘Fly On The Wall’.

Tony Harnell and Magnus Karlsson’s Starbreaker project returns with Dysphoria which will be released on January 25th via Frontiers Records.

Jorn celebrates his 50th with the release of 50 Years on Earth – The Anniversary Box Set on December 14th through his established record label Frontiers Records. Containing 12 full length albums from Jorn’s post 2000 career!

British rockers Raveneye have signed with Golden Robot Records and will release their new album in early 2019. The band caused a stir with their previous album which was released via Frontiers Records.

Multinational melodic metallers Eden’s Curse will be doing a headlining tour in 2019 in support of their best of package Testament. These live shows include a stop at The Robin, Bilston on April 18th. Testament is released via AFM on November 2nd.

Heart will re-release a remastered archive live album on January 25th via earMusic. Live In Atlantic City features guest appearances from Dave Navarro, Gretchen Wilson, Rufus Wainwirght, Carrie Underwood, Alice in Chains and Duff McKagan. The setlist includes ‘Crazy On You’, ‘Alone’, ‘Dreamboat Annie’ and ‘Barracuda’.

Rare Australian AOR-ster’s De-Arrow will release their one and only self-titled album on November 16th. The band featured Juno Roxas who went on to form probably the most famous melodic rock band to come out of Australia during its popular heyday Roxus.

Popular British rockers Magnum will unleash an all new live album – Live at Symphony Hall on January 18th 2019. Recorded at Birmingham’s Symphony Hall at the end of their 2018 tour in April – this new album will be released through the bands established label SPV/Steamhammer and includes the tracks ‘How Far Jerusalem’, ‘The Spirit’, ‘Don’t Wake The Lion’ and ‘Vigilante’.

Progressive Metallers Last Union will release their debut album Twelve on December 21st via ROAR record label. The album features guest appearances from Dream Theater frontman James LaBrie. It includes the tracks ‘Ghostwriter’, ‘Limousine’, ‘Purple Angels’ and ‘Hardest Way’.

Treat - 'Best of Enemies' music video

Eden's Curse - 'Forever' lyric video

Gioeli - Castronovo - 'Remember Me' music video

Coreleoni - 'Let It Be' music video

Italian melodic rockers Wheels of Fire have signed a deal with the Art of Melody record label for the impending release of their third album Begin Again.

Roadkill - 'Ruled By Machines' music video

Steelheart - 'I'll Never Let You Go' live music video

Holter - 'The Last Generation' music video

FM - 'Golden Days' lyric video

Nordic Union - 'It Burns' music video

Frontiers Records have announced the signing of DeCarlo, Tommy DeCarlo is probably best known from performing with Boston with whom he has performed with since 2007.

Quiet Riot - 'Mama Weer All Crazee Now' live music video

Dokken alumni George Lynch, Robert Mason, Mick Brown and Jeff Pilson had formed a band originally under the moniker Superstroke, now they have changed it to The End:machine. Not the greatest band name in the world in my opinion but look out for this on Frontiers Records in the new year!

Kane Roberts will release his new album The New Normal on January 25th via Frontiers Records. The album features a few guests including Kip Winger and Nita Strauss. It will feature the tracks ‘Wonderful’, ‘Leave Me In The Dark’, ‘Above and Beyond’ and ‘King of the World’.

Kane Roberts - 'Forever Out Of Place' audio video

Devil's Hand - 'We Come Alive' audio video

Woody's Round Up Podcast (27/10/18)

posted 27 Oct 2018, 06:11 by Paul Woodward   [ updated 27 Oct 2018, 06:14 ]




Playlist –

Amaranthe – Breakthrough Starshot

Northward – Storm In A Glass

Dallas – Miles Away

Greta Van Fleet – You’re The One

Sapphire Eyes – One In A Million

Tiffany – Starting Over

Creye – Never Too Late

Nazareth – Rubik’s Romance

Acacia Avenue – Wait For Love

Steve Perry – We’re Still Here

Hank Erix – Last Chance To Love

KT Tunstall – The River

Gunship – Dark All Day

Buckets Rebel Heart – The Bridge

Eternal Dream – Anxiety

Born Again – Never Give Up

City of Thieves – Control

Seventh Wonder – Against The Grain

Impellitteri – Fire It Up

The KRP – The Heartbreak House

Bonfire – Save Up All Your Tears

Care of Night – Your Perfection

Jean Beauvoir – A Lover Like You

Madison – Can’t Take It

Salvation Jayne – Cortez

Firmo – Didn’t Wanna Care

Alien – Imagine

Tony Mitchell – What You Make It

Melodic Times October - Melodic Rock and AOR news round up

posted 27 Oct 2018, 05:44 by Paul Woodward   [ updated 27 Oct 2018, 05:55 ]


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Devil’s Hand is a new project featuring guitarist Mike Slamer and vocalist Andrew Freeman of Last in Line. The self-titled debut album will be unleashed on December 7th through Frontiers Records and will include the tracks ‘We Come Alive’, ‘Drive Away’, ‘Justified’ and ‘Heartbeat Away’.

Devil's Hand - 'Falling In' Lyric Video

Following a short crowd funding campaign Melodic Rock Records will release Hearts on Fire’s debut album Call of Destiny on October 19th.

Hearts on Fire - 'Holding On' music video

Swiss hard rockers Krokus have announced their retirement from the live arena, stating this wish to go out whilst still at the top of their game and bowing out gracefully. The Adios Amigo’s tour will happen in 2019 with the final ever show happening on December 7th in Switzerland, if you’re a fan keep your eyes peeled for dates!

State of Salazar - 'If You Wait For Me' music video

A new classic rock band Scarlet Angels has emerged out the ashes of VOiD, recruiting new members Chris Jones (guitar) and Josh Townshend (guitar/keys) – Wayne Doyle (vocals/guitar), Gary Doyle (drums), Wayne ‘P’ Esmonde (bass) have formed this new band hoping to be part of the new wave of classic rock. They have signed a multi-album deal with ROAR (Rock of Angels Records) with the debut expected to hit shelves in 2019.

Airrace - 'New Skin' lyric video

Swedish melodic rockers State of Salazaar will release their new album Superhero on December 7th via Frontiers Records. It will include the tracks ‘My Heart Is At War’, ‘She’s A Loaded Gun’, ‘Joanne’ and ‘Love Will Find A Way’.

Frontiers Records will release another live DVD/CD recorded at the Frontiers IV Festival in Milan, this time it’s cult hard rockers Steelheart. Set for release on December 7th Rock’n Milan features ‘We All Die Young’, ‘She’s Gone’, ‘Blood Pollution’ and ‘I’ll Never Let You Go’ amongst the setlist.

Steelheart - 'My Dirty Girl' live music video

Nazareth - 'State of Emergency' audio video

Outloud - 'My Promise' lyric video

Chinawhite’s new album Different might have passed by a few melodic rock fans attention this summer when it was released via Rock Company. The band now features Phil Vincent on vocals and you can check out a new audio video for the track ‘Money’ now. The album includes the tracks ‘Kiss of Fire’, ‘Wings of the Wind’, ‘It Means Nothing’ and ‘Light Years To Heaven’.

Chinawhite - 'Money' audio video

Dynazty - 'Firesign' lyric video

Northward - 'Get What You Give' lyric video

Within Temptation - 'The Reckoning' lyric video

Tony Mitchell - 'Playing With Fire' music video

Daniel Trigger - 'Drive' music video

Magic Dance will release their album New Eyes on December 7th through Frontiers Records. It will include the tracks ‘These Four Walls’, ‘Looking For Love’, ‘Cut Beneath The Skin’ and ‘Never Go Back’.

Magic Dance - 'When Nothing Is Real' lyric video

It seems like an age since the last Within Temptation album but they are finally back with their seventh album Resist. It will be released on December 14th on Spinefarm Records.

Damon Johnson one of the founder members of Black Star Riders has decided to leave the band in the new year, his replacement will be Christian Martucci (Stone Sour). None of the current plans or shows for the bands will be affected as Johnson will continue with the band until January 1st.

Jim Peterik’s next album will be with World Stage and Frontiers Records have announced they will release the album in the Spring of 2019.

Tony Mitchell - 'Never Say Die' music video

Long running Swedish Melodic Rockers Angeline released their latest album Shadowlands on September 3rd (September 28th on digital platforms).

Hearts on Fire - 'Hearts on Fire' lyric video

Cult British rockers TEN are back again with their latest album Illuminati set for release on November 9th via Frontiers Records. It includes the tracks ‘Be As You Are Forever’, ‘Of Battles Lost and Won’, ‘Shield Wall’ and ‘Rosetta Stone’.

Vandenberg’s Moonkings will release Rugged and Unplugged on November 23rd via Mascot Records. This stripped back acoustic album includes versions of ‘What Doesn’t Kill You’, ‘Out Of Reach’, ‘Walk Away’ and ‘Breathing’.

Vandenberg's Moonkings - 'Burning Heart' audio video

Lioncage - 'So Long Ago' lyric video

Atlas - 'Flesh and Blood' music video

Multi-national Melodic Metallers Eden’s Curse will release a best of album on November 2nd entitled Testament through the band’s long-standing record label AFM. The track list includes ‘Symphony Of Sin’, ‘Sell Your Soul’, ‘Judgement Day’ and ‘Unbreakable’.

Steve Perry - 'We're Still Here' music video

Avril Lavigne - 'Head Above Water' lyric video

The monster Brett Walker box set Last Parade which will be released on Melodic Rock Records will be strictly limited to 500 copies. Essential for Walker fans, featuring unreleased tracks and rarities in varying styles from across his entire career.

Much loved cult UK AOR-ster’s Pulse are set to return with Vince O’Regan on guitars and Simon Abbotts back behind the mic! The band are currently writing the as yet untitled third album with a tentative release date for early 2019 announced.

Italian metal band Hollow Haze have signed to Frontiers Records. The band originally disbanded in 2015 after releasing five albums, their comeback album will be released in the summer of 2019.

Italian rockers Rebelhot will release their new album Uncomfortableness on October 12th via Metalopolis Records. It includes the tracks ‘Wheeler Dealer’, ‘Keep On Keepin’ On’, ‘Soul Stealer’ and ‘Stand Up’.

German melodic rockers Bonfire will release Legends a double album compromising of cover tracks on October 19th. It includes covers of Toto’s ‘Africa’, Rainbow’s ‘I Surrender’, Survivor’s ‘Eye of the Tiger’, UFO’s ‘Rock Bottom’, Robin Beck’s ‘The First Time’, Hardline ‘Hot Cherie’, House of Lords ‘I Wanna Be Loved’.

Roxanne - 'Super Bad' music video

Dave Bickler - 'Hope' audio video

The Robert Rodrigo Band will release their second album Living For Louder on November 2nd, it features the vocals of Johnny Gioeli (Hardline).

Robert Rodrigo Band - 'Southern Skies' audio video

Ryan Roxie - 'God Put A Smile Upon My Face' music video

Perfect View - 'Stop Me, Kill Me, Leave Me' music video

Melodic Rock Records have announced the latest album to be released under their ‘Premium Pre-order’ scheme is the new Fiction Syxx album The Alternate Me. There are loads of bonuses included with the pre-order, including receiving the album in advance of the official release.

Graham Bonnet - 'Long Island Tea' live music video

Johnny Gioeli - 'Drive' audio video

Keyboardist/Song Writer Gianluca Firmo’s collaboration with singer David Readman Room Experience have signed a deal with Art of Melody / Burning Minds for the release of their second album. Another Time and Place will be released in 2019, with more details to be released in the coming months.

Swiss legends Gotthard will release a new live album Defrosted 2 on December 7th. The double album features all the band’s classic, but has big shoes to fill with the popularity of their first live album Defrosted with original singer the late Steve Lee.

Midnite City - 'You Don't Understand Me' music video

Reece - 'A Perfect Apocolypse' music video

Hardline frontman Johnny Gioeli will release his very first solo album One Voice on December 7th through Frontiers Records. It includes the tracks ‘Running’, ‘Deeper’, ‘Let Me Know’ and ‘Price We Pay’.

Nordic Union - 'Because of You' music video

Red Dragon Cartel - 'Crooked Man' music video

Kenny Leckremo - '10 Years' music video

Escape Music will release the latest album from Jerome Mazza entitled Outlaw Son on November 23rd. It includes the tracks ‘Immortal’, ‘Streets of Fire’, ‘Save The Best ‘til Last’ and ‘Undercover Love’.

Woody's Round Up Podcast (30/9/18)

posted 1 Oct 2018, 07:00 by Paul Woodward



Playlist –

Taste – Dangerous

Beyond The Black – Heart Of The Hurricane

Jean Beauvoir – Feel The Heat

Thin Lizzy – She Knows

Lizzy Borden – A Stranger To Love

Mia Klose – Don’t Give Up

Cranston – One Track Mind

Dynazty – Firesign

Brainstorm – When Pain Becomes Real

The Palth – Dancing On My Own

Once – Awake

Rebelhot – How Is Elvis

Dion Bayman – Rise and Fall

Midnite City – Hard To Get Over

White Widdow – Reach Up

Emperors of the Wasteland – See You Again

Prins Svart – Svarta Drommar

Ethernity – Artificial Souls

Orion’s Reign – An Adventure Song

Lioncage – So Long Ago

Tyler James – Forever

Accacia Avenue – Fly Away

Marenna – Can’t Let You Go

The Virginmarys – Look Out For My Brother

Sapphire Eyes – Never Again

Xtasy – Said and Done

Gunship – When You Grown Up Your Heart Dies

Six Foot Six – In Defiance

Joe Matera – All Night Long

Woody's Round Up Podcast (8/7/18)

posted 8 Jul 2018, 09:18 by Paul Woodward




Sunstorm - My Eyes On You

Mass - Falling In Love

Refuge - Bleeding From The Inside

Trillium - Stand Up

Lipz - Fight

The Wild - Ready To Roll

Danze Macabre - If I Die Tonight

Angel Heart - Worth The Wait

Pink Cream 69 - No More Fear

Hunter - Somebody Said Love Is Only A Word

3Sixty - Long Time Comin

Flight of Icarus - Where The Stars Collide

The Gang - Let It Rock

Tomorrows Eve - Dream Within a Dream

Phase II Phase - Running Out

Be For You - Hope Remains (Day By Day)

Donald Dean - Today

Shadow Of Acolyte - Breathing Murder

Mudkix - You Turn My Whole World Upside Down

Karma Fire - Heart On The Run

Hot Foxxy - Redhead Rocker

Rox Diamond - Midnight Girl

The Senior Management - I See The Light

Rust N Rage - Hungry For The World

The Night Flight Orchestra - Lovers In The Rain

Runaway - Red Haired Woman

Lucifer - Phoenix

Woody's Rock Reviews June 2018 Music Video playlist

posted 8 Jul 2018, 09:05 by Paul Woodward


You can check out my June 2018 music video playlist here. It includes new music videos from Creye, The Night Flight Orchestra, Ghost, Halestorm, Black Paisley, Daniel Trigger, U.D.O, Nitrate, Groundbreaker, Doro, Snakes In Paradise, Beyond The Black, Lebrock, Sugarcane, Treat, Enuff Znuff and Clif Magness and many more!


Melodic Times June – Melodic Rock and AOR News Round-Up

posted 17 Jun 2018, 12:38 by Paul Woodward


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Amanda Somerville's Trillium - 'Shards' lyric video

Sunstorm - 'The Road To Hell' lyric video

Seventh Wonder - 'Tiara's Song' music video

Inglorious - 'I Got A Feeling' lyric video

Perfect Plan - 'Bad City Woman' music video

Theatrical shock rockers Lizzy Borden will be unleashing the new album My Midnight Things via Metal Blade Records. It will include the tracks ‘Obsessed With You’, ‘The Scar Across My Heart’, ‘Run Away With Me’ and ‘We Belong To The Shadows’.

Ryan Roxie – long time Alice Cooper Guitarist – has just released his solo album Imagine Your Reality. It features the songs ‘Over and Done’, ‘Look Me In The Eye’, ‘Hearts In Trouble’ and ‘Nevermind Me’ amongst others.

Cult AOR heroes Guild Of Ages will release their latest album Rise on June 29th via Escape Music. It will include the songs ‘Around The Sun’, ‘Addicted’, ‘Love Rules All’ and ‘I’ll Keep Burnin’’.

British AOR-ster’s Dare have re-recorded their classic debut album Out Of The Silence. It’s slated for release on June 29th through Legend Records.

Swedish hard rockers Hardcore Superstar will release their latest album You Can’t Kill My Rock N Roll on the 21st of September.

Vixen are releasing a live album entitled Live Fire via Rat Pak Records on July 6th. It was recorded at Chicago’s Arcada Theatre during their 2017 tour. In addition to the twelve live tracks there is a brand-new studio recorded song ‘You Ought To Know By Now’ which we assured is in the style of classic Vixen, a new acoustic version of ‘Edge of a Broken Heart’ and a live version of unreleased track ‘Big Brother’.

German Metallers Primal Fear will release their latest album Apocalypse on August 10th through Frontiers Records. The album features the tracks ‘King of Madness’, ‘Blood, Sweat and Fear’, ‘Eye of the Storm’ and ‘Supernova’.

Primal Fear - 'Hounds Of Justice' music video

Destina - 'Take Me Home' music video

3.2 - 'Somebody's Watching' audio video

Frontiers have signed LA based melodic rock group Waiting For Monday after been brought to the attention of the label by Jeff Scott Soto. The band are currently writing and recording what will be their debut album, more details to be announced soon.

Popular AOR musician Robert Berry will release a new album The Rules Have Changed under the band name 3.2. Frontiers will unleash it on the 10th of August and features the songs ‘One by One’, ‘Powerful Man’, ‘This Letter’ and ‘Your Mark On The World’.

Phil Mogg vocalist with legendary UK rockers UFO has announced he will retire after the bands 2019 UK tour. It will be UFO’s 50th anniversary and it will include an appearance at HRH AOR 2019 in North Wales. Mogg who turns 71 next year has given permission to the rest of the band to continue as UFO if they wish to, but early indicators suggest the band will also retire as Mogg is the only original member left. So, if UFO are on your bucket list or a band you occasionally see, next year will be your last chance – It’s a sad farewell to one of the UK finest hard rock groups.

Talking of HRH AOR the final 15 acts to join the previously announced bands have been announced – Including the final headliner – Ted Poley! The other additions are Jizzy Pearl, Wayward Sons, Heavy Pettin’, Knock Out Kaine, The New Breed, Burnt Out Wreck, Tomorrow Is Lost, Reece, Black Star Bullet, Sykko Dolls, Trench Dogs, Last Great Dreamers, Wraith and Damn Dice.

Melodic Rock Records have delved into the archives for Joe Cerisano’s Silver Condor. The label will release a package of songs called Studio Cuts, Rarities and Live Across America. It will be extremely limited edition to just 500 copies so if you want it keep an eye out for it’s release on June 22nd. It features the tracks ‘It’s Over’, ‘Standing In The Rain’, ‘Healing Hand’ and ‘Your Turn To Cry’.

Joe Cerisano's Silver Condor - 'Holdin' On (Barely)' audio video

Austrian Klaus Schubert has gathered a load of special guests to join him on his latest album Schubert In Rock, Commander in Pain will be released on June 29th via Pure Steel Records. Stars appearing include Jeff Scott Soto, Dan McCaffrey (Nazareth), Doogie White, Marc Storace (Krokus) and Don Airey. Songs included are ‘Empathy’, ‘Burning Heart’, ‘Forgive Me When I Fall’ and ‘Ride The Bullet’.

Osukaru will be releasing a very limited-edition album entitled Last Call – The EP recordings this coming summer, if you’re a fan keep your eyes peeled as only 300 copies will be printed. It combines the bands previously released EP’s and one brand new track ‘When She Calls My Name’.

Hard Rocker’s Halestorm return this summer with a new album. Vicious will be released in the UK on July 27th. It will include the tracks ‘Killing Ourselves To Live’, ‘Black Vultures’, ‘Conflicted’ and ‘Painkiller’.

Halestorm - 'Uncomfortable' music video

Former Magnum members have formed a band Kingdom Of Madness which will focus on performing songs from the bands 1978-1994 era. Keyboardist Mark Stanway is joined by former Magnum Drummer Mickey Barker, Guitarist Laurence Archer, Bassist Neil Murray and popular AOR Vocalist Chris Ousey. They play their debut show at The Newhampton Arts Centre in Wolverhampton on Friday December 21st.

Ted Poley has been hard at work on a new solo album Modern Art which was written and recorded with modern melodic rockers Degreed. Who will also be his backing band at next years HRH AOR Festival. You can get it in mid-July via Ted’s official site as the first pressing will be unleashed in a limited amount a few months before it’s official release on Frontiers Records.

No Hot Ashes 'Glow' music video

Coldspell - 'It Hurts' music video

Melodic Rock Records have announced they will be doing some in-house crowd funding campaigns on occasional upcoming releases. Just like Kickstarter and the like it will offer bonuses and goodies for those that pre-order – with one major difference, no matter what, the release of the album is guaranteed. The first band to get this MRR treatment is Hearts on Fire – you can pre-order the album today via Melodicrock.com. There is no definite release date just yet but it will be released later this year and the album is already entitled Call Of Destiny.

Hearts on Fire - 'Hearts On Fire' lyric video

Ann Wilson of Heart will release her new solo album Immortal on September 14th via BMG. It is a covers album and features Wilson’s versions of ‘You Don’t Own Me’ (Lesley Gore), ‘I’m Afraid Of Americans’ (David Bowie), ‘Back To Black’ (Amy Winehouse) and ‘A Thousand Kisses Deep’ (Leonard Cohen).

Kissin Dynamite - 'I've Got The Fire' music video

Nitrate and new British band will release their debut album Real World via Melodic Rock Records on July 20th. The band is the brainchild of Nick Hogg (Guitars/Keyboards) he teamed up Rob Wylde (Midnite City / Tigertailz) to create Nitrate. The band also features Joss Mennen of Zinatra on Vocals and journeyman drummer Pete Newdeck. This album has been on the shelf a short while so album two is already written and should be released in 2019 – so if you enjoy this you won’t have long to wait for the follow up. Tracks included are ‘Breathe’, ‘Waiting on You’, ‘Attraction’ and ‘Only You’.

Nitrate - 'Waiting On You' audio video

Clif Magness - 'Like You' audio video

Legendary British Classic Rockers Uriah Heep return with their 25th studio album Living the Dream which will be unleashed on the 14th of September via Frontiers Records. The album includes the tracks ‘Take Away My Soul’, ‘Goodbye To Innocence’, ‘It’s All Been Said’ and ‘Grazed By Heaven’ which was co-written with Jeff Scott Soto.

Uriah Heep - 'Grazed By Heaven' music video

R.I.P Ralph Santolla – It’s tragic we have recently lost the 48-year-old guitarist following a heart attack. His catalogue of music is quite varied, but he is well known in melodic rock circles due to his time with Eyewitness and Millennium. He was really active on social media, so his presence will be missed although his music will live on.

Are you ready for a new Enuff Znuff album? Well brace yourself August 10th is the launch date of the legendary rockers album Diamond Boy which is been released via Frontiers Records.

Enuff Znuff - 'Metalheart' audio video

Dream Child the supergroup assembled by Frontiers Records to capture and replicate the iconic sound of Dio will release their debut album Until Death Do We Meet Again on September 14. Songs set for inclusion are ‘It Is What It Is’, ‘In A World So Cold’, ‘Light of the Dark’ and ‘Playin’ With Fire’.

Dream Child - 'You Can't Take Me Down' audio video

Aussie Dion Bayman who has been on my radar for a while has recently signed a deal with Burning Minds Group / Art Of Melody Records! His new album Better Days is scheduled for release this coming September! This is one that is well worth keeping your eyes peeled for!

Following the success of the Frontiers Festival in both Italy and Sweden, the label has set up a Sweden edition. It will take place on October 13th and feature Eclipse, The Dark Element, Crazy Lixx, One Desire, Perfect Plan and Creye.


Woody's Round Up Podcast (9/6/18)

posted 9 Jun 2018, 16:28 by Paul Woodward




The Soul Exchange - Right Here

Von Baltzer - All Night Long

Dare - Runaway

Lugnet - Begging

Hell's Gazaelle's - Stone Cold

Grand Design - Love Shouldn't Hurt

Space Elevator - World Of Possibilites

Lordi - Your Tongue's Got The Cat

Blossoms - Stranger Still

Ryan Roxie - To Live and Die in LA

Don Airey - One of a Kind

Rox Diamond - Two Hearts

Fyre Byrd - Take Me Out

The Jon Butcher Axis - Victims

Lipz - Star

Free From Sin - Break and Burn

Scardust - Sands Of Time

Maroon 5 - Girls Like You

Aeren - Breath of Air

Plastic Tears - Rhythm Rider

Heroes Don't Ask Why - Sound of a Broken Heart

The Promise - Don't Keep Me Waiting

Kane - Rain Down On Me

Captain Blackbeard - Out Of Control

Stonelake - Hold On To You

Jai Wolf - Starlight

Ellie Goulding - Dead In The Water

Sugarland - Not The Only

TNT - Tears In My Eyes


Woody's Rock Review May 2018 Music Video Playlist

posted 2 Jun 2018, 12:24 by Paul Woodward


You can check out my May 2018 music video playlist here. It includes new music videos from Halestorm, Wayward Sons, Fireblast, Lipz, H.E.A.T, Cheap Trick, Lizzy Borden, Seventh Wonder, Sunstorm, Little Ceasar, TNT, FM, Rick Springfield, Lordi and many many more!

Woody's Round Up Podcast (20/5/18)

posted 20 May 2018, 16:51 by Paul Woodward




Airrace - Summer Rain

Gathering Of Kings - Saviour

Diamond Black - Ghost In The Glass

City Of Thieves - Buzzed Up City

VEGA - Mess You Made

GIG - Peddler Pete

Marita - Horror High

Praying Mantis - Time Can Heal

Jizzy Pearl - House of Sin

Doomsday Outlaw - Days Since I Saw The Sun

Jason Aldean - I'll Wait For You 3

My Indigo - Someone Like You

Ash - Confessions in The Pool

Angel - Feelin' Right

Reef - Precious Metal

Christina Martin - Keep Me Calm

Lee Aaron - Mercy

Riot V - Heart Of a Lion

Kacey Musgraves - Butterflies

Kelsea Ballerini - Get Over Yourself

The New Roses - Dancin On A razor Blade

Angel - On and On

American Tears - Hardcore

James Christain - Heaven Is A Place In Hell

Demon - The Spell

Fireblast - Daydreaming

Angel Heart - Burning Desire

Magical Heart - Magic

Stormwitch - Bound to the Witch

Crying Steel - Raise Your Hell

Jean Beauvoir - Feel The Heat

Saffire - The Rainmaker

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