Eagle Rock’s New Joni Mitchell Concert/Doc Is An Engaging New Profile Of The Veteran Singer-Songwriter

Courtesy: Eagle Rock Entertainment By Philip Sayblack Famed singer-songwriter Joni Mitchell marked a major milestone this week as she marked her 75th birthday, and she celebrated in style with a star-studded event to mark the occasion.  Thanks to Eagle Rock Entertainment, fans of the veteran singer-songwriter can celebrate Mitchell and her legacy in their own way with a recently released live recording.  Both...

November 10th, 2018

Amon Amarth Fans New And Old Will Want To “Pursue” The Band’s New Doc/Live Package

Courtesy: Metal Blade Records By Philip Sayblack Over the course of the past 25 years, veteran metal band Amon Amarth has become one of the most respected and unique bands in the metal community.  That is because of its music and its live performances.  From its debut 1996 EP Sorrow Throughout The Nine Worlds to its most recent full-length studio recording, 2016’s Jomsviking, the band has stuck...

October 28th, 2018

Eagle Rock Entertainment’s New Lennon, ‘Imagine’ Retrospective Will Appeal To Lennon, Beatles Fans Alike

Courtesy: Eagle Rock Entertainment By Philip Sayblack John Lennon’s Imagine is one of the most important albums in music history.  Whether one is a fan of Lennon, The Beatles or just an audiophile in general, the stylistic change in this record from his work with Lennon’s former Beatles band mates showed a dramatic change of pace for the late, great musician. Now thanks to Eagle Rock Entertainment,...

October 14th, 2018

Mushroomhead’s ‘Volume III’ DVD Falls Short Of Expectations

Courtesy: Megaforce Records By Philip Sayblack The wait for Mushroomhead’s new DVD Volume III is finally over.  The band’s third full-length DVD was released August 17 via Megaforce Records, and while it is an entertaining presentation, it honestly has to be said that it could have been a much better presentation.  That is not to say that the DVD is a complete loss.  It does have some positives,...

August 18th, 2018

Overkill Proves It Can Still “Wreck” It With Its New Live Recording

Courtesy: Nuclear Blast Records By Philip Sayblack Late this past May, veteran thrash metal band Overkill unleashed its latest live recording, Live in Overhausen, to the masses.  The recording, presented in a Blu-ray/CD combo pack platform, is not the band’s first live recording by any means.  In fact, it is the New Jersey-based band’s fourth live recording.  Wrecking Everything – An Evening...

July 19th, 2018
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Styx Fans Will “Sing” The Praises Of Shaw’s New Live Recording, Despite Its Audio Issues

Courtesy: Eagle Rock Entertainment By Philip Sayblack Almost 50 years ago, the British hard rock band Deep Purple broke new ground for the rock industry when it partnered with the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra for the band’s now landmark Concerto for Group and Orchestra recording.  In the near half-century that has passed since that groundbreaking performance and recording, rock bands performing...

July 12th, 2018
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Rolling Stones Fans Will Feel “Secure” In Buying The Rolling Stones’ Latest Live Recording

Courtesy: Eagle Rock Entertainment By Philip Sayblack Eagle Rock Entertainment has pulled another classic archived Rolling Stones concert from the vaults.  This latest live recording from what is one of the music industry’s greatest acts (not just one of rock’s greatest names) –  From The Vault: No Security – San Jose ‘99 is another enjoyable jaunt back into the 1990s, but much later...

July 5th, 2018
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‘Ocean Machine: Live…’ Is A Strong Finale Live Statement From Devin Townsend Project

Courtesy: InsideOut Music By Philip Sayblack Devin Townsend has a new live recording on the way. The Devin Townsend Project founder announced Friday that the band will release Ocean Machine — Live at the Ancient Roman Theatre Plovdiv on July 6 via InsideOut Music.  Originally recorded September 22, 2017 at the noted venue, the concert was a celebration of the 20th anniversary of Townsend’s landmark...

June 15th, 2018
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Anthrax’s ‘Kings Among Scotland’ Is A Royally Good Recording

Courtesy: Megaforce Records/Nuclear Blast Records By Philip Sayblack The wait is finally over for Anthrax’s new live recording. Kings Among Scotland arrived in stores and online today via Megaforce Records.  Originally recorded February 15, 2017 at the Barrowland Ballroom in Glasgow, Scotland, the two-set, 19-song set list includes hits such as ‘Madhouse,’ ‘I Am The Law,’ ‘Breathing Lightning,’...

May 21st, 2018
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‘Days Of Future Passed Live’ Is A Welcome Addition To Any Moody Blues Fan’s Collection

Courtesy: Eagle Rock Entertainment/Eagle Vision By Philip Sayblack The wait for new live material from The Moody Blues is finally over.  After a long eight-year wait, the band finally released a new live recording for its fans in the form of Days of Future Passed Live.  Originally recorded during the veteran band’s two-night stint at the Sony Centre for the Performing Arts in Toronto, Canada on...

April 26th, 2018
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