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Kadavar (DE) Berlin
Berlin represents the German's most solid album to date. They've kept the heavy and chunky riffs but also added more melodic lines and rhythm. The bass has taken again initiatives and leads in many tracks. Recommendations: "The Old Man", "Last Living Dinosaur", "Pale Blue Eyes", "Spanish Wild Rose"
Kadavar (DE) Abra Kadavar
Kadavar play in a hard rock style with retro and psychedelic elements. The more you hear to Abra Kadavar, the more similarities to Black Sabbath you will find. The songs have that gloomy and dark texture and the riffs are sharp, heavy and loud. However, I felt that the rhythmic sections could have been better as well as the vocals. Overall, its a cohesive result with well-worked production and mixing. I have a positive feeling that at some point I will listen something exciting from them. Recommendations: "Come Back Life", "Dust", "Doomsday Machine"
Zakk Wylde Book of Shadows II
Zakk's voice is perfectly fitted in the sullen and melancholic songs of Book of Shadows II and the emotion that accompanies his guitar solos is worthy of notice. Recommendations: "Lost Prayer", "Sleeping Dogs", "Autumn Changes", "Eyes of Burden"
Red Hot Chili Peppers The Getaway
I found this album to be much more interesting than its predecessor I'm With You. This is not because The Getaway includes great tracks but because the band appears with a different perspective here in terms of the sounds and the band's style. They are not ultimately funky or aggressive, but rather more mature. Klinghoffer starts showing what he can offer to the band, Smith plays some interesting drum patterns and Flea's bass lines are as good as ever. Recommendations: "Dark Necessities", "Go Robot", "Goodbye Angels", "The Getaway", "Encore"
The Struts Everybody Wants
A brilliant, lively and full of energy debut album by the British. The diversity of it was probably the most interesting characteristic I found. At moments they sound as an indie rock act, in others a pop rock one and in some they give the impression of an 80s glam group. Definitely the first half is more solid and ear-catching one than the second. Recommendations: "Roll Up", "Kiss This", "Mary Go Round", "Dirty Sexy Money", "These Times are Changing".
Leslie West Still Climbing
I was not much impressed with this album. There is no doubt that Leslie is a great guitarist with great technical skills and decent vocal harmonies. The fact that it sounds much heavier than a 'classic' blues record did not bother me at all however, the absence of catchy refrains and melodies did. Recommendations: "Busted, Disgusted or Dead", "Feeling Good"
Goo Goo Dolls Boxes
The reason why I have heard this album is because I have a sympathy for Dizzy Up The Girl, an eminent release by GGD. I have given another chance after 2013's rather poor Magnetic but it appears that the band has entered a poppier mode and its not in mood to exit soon. I despised the electronic effects but most of all the compressed/electro-drums in tracks like "Lucky One", "So Alive". "Prayer In My Pocket" sounded like modern Bon Jovi while "In Reverse" had a catchy refrain but something in the sound was not quite correct. Recommendations: "Souls In The Machine", "The Pin"

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  • Voivod gia poio album prokeitai? Pantos, boreis na postareis to keimeno sou opotenanai (ego panta perimeno na figei mia proteri kritiki apo tin proti selida kai meta na postaro ti diki mou)
    July 13 05:49 PM
  • Voivod dld borei kapoios na akousei to disko online me nomimo tropo? an nai, tote boreis na postareis tin kritiki kai prin tin episimi imera kikloforias
    July 13 06:04 AM
  • Voivod oi Celtic Frost itan support ton Kreator, kai omos tous dielisan tous germanous.
    July 11 11:43 AM
  • Voivod katalavaino ti laxtara sou, prosopika exo na nioso tetoia laxtara apo tote pou ida Celtic Frost me Kreator sti thessaloniki
    July 11 11:15 AM
  • Voivod distixos oxi, no dinero pou lene kai stin Ispania :-).
    July 11 10:59 AM

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