Music Countdown: Best 10 Hard Rock / Alternative / Progressive Rock songs of 2016

2016 would be known more as a breakthrough year for rock music than a historical one. While big guns Red Hot Chilli Peppers, Radiohead, Coldplay, Opeth came out with good albums, it’s the dark horses which define this year. As the curtain on … Continue reading Music Countdown: Best 10 Hard Rock / Alternative / Progressive Rock songs of 2016

Music Review: Brilliant ‘Confusion’ as Metallica create history with Hardwired… To Self Destruct

Do you know Metallica feature in Guinness Book of world records as the only band ever to have played on all seven continents? In their 2013 whirlwind tour they performed concerts in North America, South America, Europe, Africa, Asia, Australia and … Continue reading Music Review: Brilliant ‘Confusion’ as Metallica create history with Hardwired… To Self Destruct

Music Review: Steven Wilson’s ‘Happy returns’ with yet another haunting melody

Progressive Rock king Steven Wilson’s much acclaimed Hand Cannot Erase album is inspired by a massively tragic incident of death, solitude and human ignorance. British young lady Joyce Carol Vincent’s was lying dead for more than two years, in her one … Continue reading Music Review: Steven Wilson’s ‘Happy returns’ with yet another haunting melody

Album Review: The Pineapple Thief’s ‘Your Wilderness’ is album of year 2016

My music listening is limited to rock, hard rock, progressive rock, nu metal (rap metal), heavy metal and few ‘new generation’ chart busters which my kids hum. My only other source of exposure to good music are couple of Facebook Groups, … Continue reading Album Review: The Pineapple Thief’s ‘Your Wilderness’ is album of year 2016

Music Review: Gojira’s ‘The shooting star’ video is fascinating visuals with matured metal

Thanks to Facebook groups – specifically this fledgling, but high quality, group called ‘Rock/Metal Appreciation Society’, I have been introduced to Gojira very recently. Again, specifically by this Australian gentleman named Colin Flaherty. That prompted me to listen to Gojira’s … Continue reading Music Review: Gojira’s ‘The shooting star’ video is fascinating visuals with matured metal

Music Review: Rob Zombie’s latest ‘Gore Whore’ video is classic Rob and classic Zombie!

Vocalist, guitarist, musician, film director, producer, screen writer and actor (huff!) Rob Zombie has just released his latest video “The Hideous Exhibitions of a Dedicated Gore Whore” and his new horror on-demand movie 31. The song video is from his sixth … Continue reading Music Review: Rob Zombie’s latest ‘Gore Whore’ video is classic Rob and classic Zombie!

Music Review: Big Big Train ‘Telling the Bees’ is big big reminder of Phil Collins era

In short, Big Big Train’s latest release ‘Telling the bees’ is a progressive rock version of Phil Collins era. Vocalist David Longdon sounds a lot like the legendary Englishman singer, songwriter, actor and producer. The song has depth, pleasant lyrics, … Continue reading Music Review: Big Big Train ‘Telling the Bees’ is big big reminder of Phil Collins era