Re: Blast from the past - RIVERDOGS
Posted by: rattman ()
Date: December 10, 2013 10:10PM

Great album, bought it on vinyl back in the day and played it to death! Sadly you're probably right, they were too intellectual or adult to appeal to the masses and it didn't really sound like what else was around at the time.

Rob is such a talent, even though his solo albums are very different to the Riverdogs, there's some great material to be found on them.

As Jimmy says, the live album is excellent too. The opening song "Can't Have You" and "Sweet Mystery" are fantastic.

And yes, Viv's recorded three albums I can listen to all day too! I also like the Shadow King album he did although it's not as good as this one or the aforementioned Dio albums. As much as I like Leppard and I know it's been said before, I feel his talent is slightly wasted in that band.

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Blast from the past - RIVERDOGS 478 Laurent 12/10/2013 06:36PM
Re: Blast from the past - RIVERDOGS 249 Wardy 12/10/2013 06:49PM
Re: Blast from the past - RIVERDOGS 258 JIMMY AGATES 12/10/2013 07:11PM
Re: Blast from the past - RIVERDOGS 291 Andrew 12/10/2013 07:11PM
Re: Blast from the past - RIVERDOGS190 rattman 12/10/2013 10:10PM
Re: Blast from the past - RIVERDOGS 169 Laurent 12/10/2013 11:32PM
Re: Blast from the past - RIVERDOGS 162 matt 12/11/2013 01:30AM
Re: Blast from the past - RIVERDOGS 105 Laurent 12/11/2013 08:03PM
Re: Blast from the past - RIVERDOGS 67 Terry K. 12/13/2013 06:29AM
Re: Blast from the past - RIVERDOGS 64 Jazzepat 12/13/2013 09:36PM
Re: Blast from the past - RIVERDOGS 148 cincyjohn 12/11/2013 12:39AM
Re: Blast from the past - RIVERDOGS 158 Scott 12/11/2013 01:46AM
Re: Blast from the past - RIVERDOGS 137 Troy 12/11/2013 07:17AM
Re: Blast from the past - RIVERDOGS 73 Terry K. 12/13/2013 06:31AM
Re: Blast from the past - RIVERDOGS 71 Troy 12/13/2013 07:09AM
Re: Blast from the past - RIVERDOGS 60 Lynchomaniac 12/14/2013 11:02AM
Re: Blast from the past - RIVERDOGS 51 Terry K. 12/15/2013 07:08AM


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