Tag Archives: Hard rock

GOTTHARD @ La Riviera, 2014/10/25

I’ve always liked GOTTHARD even though I didn’t follow their career closely. Let’s just say that I loved their big hits and that the two gigs I’d seen had been amazing – 99% due Steve Lee‘s voice and charisma. So … Continue reading

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W.A.S.P.’s “The Crimson Idol”

Original Portuguese version in Sound(/)Zone. Despite being “the crazy eighties”, W.A.S.P. shocked the world in 1984 with their first single “Animal (F.U.C.K. Like A Beast)”. Their second, “I Wanna Be Somebody”, in promotion of their self-titled debut album, still has … Continue reading

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SKID ROW @ Electric Ballroom, 2013/11/05

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Originally posted in Valkyrian Music. I had seen UGLY KID JOE in 1995, when they opened for VAN HALEN and BON JOVI, but SKID ROW was a first. And since they were one of the first bands to hit the favourite list when I was a kid, it … Continue reading

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DEAD CITY RUINS @ Electric Ballroom, 2013/11/05

Originally posted in Valkyrian Music. There was another reason to celebrate the November 5th in London besides being Guy Fawkes Night – the RoJo Rage Tour hit Camden Town. SKID ROW and UGLY KID JOE, the finest “youth gone wild” and “least wanted” of America, … Continue reading

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MEAN ROCK MACHINE @ Hard Club, 2013/06/27

Originally posted in Valkyrian Music. » The first guys to go on stage were bluesy hard rockers Mean Rock Machine. It’d been a long while since I’d last seen them, and even though Manu’s voice sounded a bit more uncontrolled and broken, … Continue reading

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