I wanted it to be an AOR album, not a melodic rock album, not a West Coast album, just a classic AOR sounding album, start to finish!
We had so much fun making this tribute to our idols, who we listened to growing up. We think that the EP showcases what the band is all about: having fun making high quality AOR/Melodic Rock.
Swedish hard rockers, Perfect Plan, continue to release covers singles. The band previously released covers of Giant’s “Stay”, and Foreigner’s “That Was Yesterday”. Their new single is a cover of the Survivor song, “Didn’t Know It Was Love”.
“Viva La Victoria” is made available as a 12-inch picture disc limited to 500 copies. The official music video for the song can be watched here.
Jonny Lindkvist (Nocturnal Rites) has been confirmed as one of the vocalists for the next Gathering Of Kings album. The first song you will hear Jonny in, as a GOK singer, will be on the next single “Moonlight”, which will be released in September.
Frontiers released Soleil Moon’s third album, “Warrior”, on August 9th.
Born as a collaboration between singer Larry King (Michael Thompson Band) and keyboardist John Blasucci (Dennis DeYoung), Soleil Moon has become a personal outlet for writer and producer Larry King to “spread my wings and share a piece of my life with everyone.”
Swedish rock band Eclipse have released a new single, “United”, off their upcoming album “Paradigm”. The track has been named the official theme song for Dreamhack Showdown, an all womens Counter-Strike:GO tournament with a total prize pool of 100 000 US dollars!
The Swedish supergroup Gathering Of Kings have released the new single “Heaven On The Run”. The song is taken from the upcoming second album “Discovery” tentatively due early 2020.
Tickets go on sale on monday, May 20th at 10.00 through Tickster. Having toured with bands like Aerosmith and Scorpions, Eclipse will release their 8th album this fall.
First Signal’s third album “Line Of Fire” is a delight for fans of AOR and melodic rock. Harem Scarem vocalist Harry Hess and Swedish drummer/producer Daniel Flores are the men behind First Signal.
The band explores a wider range of styles than ever before on “Forever Wild”. From the hard rocking and anthemic opening track “Wicked” to the AOR inspired single “Silent Thunder,” to songs like “Eagle”, that sounds like it came off a Bon Jovi album circa 1986, Crazy Lixx manage to blend a love and reverence for ‘80s hard rock with their own unique stamp on each track.
Led by Harem Scarem vocalist Harry Hess and Swedish drummer/producer Daniel Flores, First Signal’s third album “Line Of Fire” is a delight for fans of AOR and melodic rock.
“Winds of Change” features brand new songs by Peterik (Survivor, Pride of Lions) in collaboration with a who’s who of melodic rock’s greatest superstars, including Kevin Chalfant (ex-The Storm), Dennis DeYoung (ex-Styx), Matthew and Gunnar Nelson, Kelly Keagy (Night Ranger), Lars Safsund and Robert Sall (Work Of Art), Toby Hitchcock (Pride Of Lions), Danny Vaughn (Tyketto), Mike Reno (Loverboy), Kevin Cronin (REO Speedwagon), Jason Scheff (ex-Chicago), and a very special previously unreleased track by the late, great Jimi Jamison.
The cult melodic rock/AOR act Fortune will release their first album in nearly 35 years. The album, entitled “II”, will see the light of day on April 26, 2019. Now the band has released a brand new music video for “Freedom Road” off the upcoming album.
The cult melodic rock/AOR act Fortune are back with a new studio album, entitled “II”, which will see the light of day on April 26, 2019. Nearly 35 years has passed since their previous release, the self-titled second album. An album that is still highly regarded today by fans of the genre as being a crucial AOR/melodic rock release of the time period.