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REVIEWS IN BRIEF

Reviews In Brief: October 2003

Read Reviews For: Richie Blackmore Tribute, Kick The Kangaroo, MTM Volume 9, Dogpound, Anand, Pranky Parez, Snake Charmer, Crystal Ball, Metal Shop, Naked Heart, Fatal Attraction, Peter Frampton, Rich Davenport, Jamie Meyer, Honestly, Rikki Rocket, Kenny Loggins, Rik Emmett, Paul Gilbert, Comnspiracy, Snake Eye, Nazca, Thursday, Thunderbolt, Rage, Vanilla Fudge, Derek Sherinian, Yellowcard, Anet, Colin Hay, Wild West, Gary Moore, Aviary, Bruce Springsteen Tribute, Led Zeppelin Tribute, Chris Emerson, SR-71, Charlotte Martin, Magic Freak Society, Phil Bardowell, Saracen, Scott Subury, Yardbirds, Condition Red, Marcel Coenen, Uli Jon Roth Tribute, The Plastics, Tyrant, Honeydip, Mercury Fang, Mars Hill, Southern Gentlemen, Cardboard Cyndi, Holy Mother, Luvplanet, Strange Celebrity, Robertson Brothers, Alman Brothers, Lynyrd Skynyrd, Rose Falcon, Brett Garsed, Razamanaz, Kristy Krash Majors, Pandemic, Riviera Bomma, Evick, The Fifth and Narnia.

Reviews In Brief: April 2003

Read Reviews For: ACT, Best Of Seven, Pretty Maids, Stryper, TNT, FM, Twinball, Rock The Nations 3, Brian Howe.

Reviews In Brief: February 2003

Read Reviews For: Depswa / Crush / Irwin Thomas / Ra / 3 Doors Down / Xoch / Michael Monroe / Hanoi Rocks / Deeds / martin Stenmarck / Rob Lamothe / Jackyl / Sometimes X / Animal / Reign Of Terror / Mad Margritt / Rusty Cooley / Joop Wolters / EMN / Jetboy / Uli Jon Roth / Wild Frontier / Locomotive Breath / Spearfish / Seventh Avenue / Edenbridge / Flower Kings / Fast Machine / Peter Friestedt / Opus Atlantica / Karmakanic / Symphony X / Bangkok Babies / Ray C / Dungeon / Munich's Hardest Hits / MTM Ballads 4 / FLJ / Mattsoon / Legacy / Stage Dolls / Visionary / Defyance / Wave / July For Kings / Anthrax / Krokus / Missa Mercuria / Matt Kramer / Lionel's Dad / Zed Yago / Manilla Road / Vicious Wishes / Ivory Tower / BBMak / Seven And The Sun / Judas Priest / Reptilian / Time Requiem / Steve Howe / Sister Hazel / Slow Train / Golden Farm / Affair / Nuclean Valdez / Don Hosler / Chris St. Croix / Balance Of Power

Reviews In Brief December 2002

Read Reviews For: Tom Cochrane / Masterplan / Thunder / Kick / Adrenalin / Kelly Simonz / Shut / Stephen Pearcy / Nick Carter / Classic Rock Christmas / Kick The Kangaroo / Taylor Mesple / John Oates / Nightwish / Tommy Paris / Shad / Domain / Enuff Z Nuff / Jackson Browne / Richard Kendick / Silvertide / Eric Bazilian / Richie Onori / Mindset 7 / Julliet / KMD / Kenny McGee / Richard Marx / Nick Bold / Lillian Axe / Winter Parade / Bruce Gaitsch / Scott Rockenfield / Airless / Jonathan Cain / MTM Volume 8 / The Alchemist / Kerry Livgren / Sinopoli / Tribe Of Judah / Bonfire / Screaming Santas / Jason Becker Tribute 2 / Andy Logan / Kurt Custer / Cyril Achrard / Powell Young / Iron Mask / Joseph Lee Wood / Willie Hines / Jamie Walters / AOR / Hair Bands Tribute / Blackmore's Night

Reviews In Brief August 2002

Read Reviews For: Primal Fear - Black Sun / Arjen Anthony - Lucassen's Star One / Weapon X - Behind These Walls / Blaze - Tenth Dimension / Pretty Maids - Planet Panic / Simple Plan - No Pads, No Helmets...Just Balls / Stone Cold Queen - A Tribute / Cosmosquad - Squadrophenia / Truth Of Fiction - Truth Of Fiction / Tony MacAlpine - Live Insanity / Transcendence - The Meridian Project / Atello - Welcome To The Wrecking Ball / Earshot - Letting Go / Silverman - Speed Of Life Part Two / A-Ha - Lifelines / Rose Tattoo - Pain / Color - Are You With Me? / Aquila - Say Yeah / Simple Minds - Cry / Arabesque - The Union / Pegazus - The Headless Horse / Richie Kotzen - Slow / Brunorock - X- Over / Soulmotor Revolution - Wheel / Silent Force - Infatuator / Santers - Cold Fusion / Tribe Of Judah - East Of Paradise / Danny Vaughan - Standing Alone / Paul Alan - Falling Awake

Reviews In Brief March 2002

Read Reviews For: The Last Hard Men - Last Hard Men / Pretty Boy Floyd - Live At The Pretty Ugly Club / Every Mothers Nightmare - Back Traxx / Sahara Steel - Sahara Steel / Takara - Perception Of Reality / Joe Lynn Turner - Slam / Wine Spirit - Bombs Away / Roxx Gang - Bodacious Ta Tas (Best Of) / Z Records Sampler - Rock The Nations 11 / Escape Music Sampler - Millennium Collection 2 / Doc Holliday - A Better Road / Mike Terrana - Shadows Of The Past / Steve Morse - Split Decision / Racer X - Superheroes / Angel Edge - Angel Edge Revisited / Human Fortress - Lord Of Earth And Heavens Heir / Amunre - Magic Kingdom / Great White - The Final Cuts / Angel Heart - If Ever.../ Graham Bonnet - The Day I Went Mad / A Tribute To Vai/Satriani - Lords Of Karma / In brief - old Fee Waybill -Don't Be Scared By These Hands / Jasper Wrath - Anthology 1969-1976 / The Violet Burning - The Violet Burning / George Hawkins Jr. - Every Dog Has It's Day / Robert Tepper - No Rest For The Wounded Heart / Justin Hayward - The View From The Hill / Glenn Hughes - Talk About It EP / Column A - Column A Demo Tape / Blue Rain - Just The Beginning / Captive Heart - Home Of The Brave / Ian Moss - Petrolhead / Ten - The Name Of The Rose / Zakk Wylde - Book Of Shadows / Moondog - Postcard To Hawaii / Harlan Cage - Harlan Cage / Vai-Satriani Tribute / Takara - Perception Of Reality / Michael Monroe - Life Gets You Dirty / Black Label Society - Sonic Brew / Megadeth - The World Needs A Hero

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Read Reviews For: Phantom's Opera - Phantom's Opera / American Tears - Re-Issue Trilogy / Union - Various Artists / Phillip Lewis - More Purple Than Black / Franke And The Knockouts - Franke And The Knockouts / La Guns - Wasted / Tracii Guns - Killing Machine / Zimmer's Hole - Bound By Fire

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Read Reviews For: Harem Scarem - Big Bang Theory / Monarch - Monarch / Aerosmith - A Little South Of Sanity / Rick Santers - Revitalize / Yngwie Malmsteen - Live / Takara - Best Of / Jekyll & Hyde - Fallen Angel

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Read Reviews For: Suze DeMarchi - Satellite / Motley Crue - Greatest Hits / Meatloaf - The Very Best Of / The Main Event - John Farnham / Australian Crawl - Greatest Hits / Glam Rock '84-'92 - Various Artists / Helix - Half Alive / Keel - V1: Back In Action / Keel -Larger Than Live / Higher Ground - Keep On Walkin' / Moscow Riley - Eat The Ammunition / Gregg Bissonette - Gregg Bissonette / The Sygnet - Children Of The Future / Rough Cutt - Live / Medicine Wheel - Immortal Fabric / Marillion - Radiation

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Read Reviews For: Marillion - Anoraknophobia / Seventh Force - Resurrection / Megadeth - The World Needs A Hero / Passion Risk - Passion Risk / White Widow - White Widow / Raquel - Raquel / Turn It Up - Without Love / Trouble -Union 4 / Now & Then - Frontiers Sampler / MTM 5th Anniversary - Various Artists / Derek Sherinian - Inertia / James Byrd - Flying Beyond The 9 / Hotwire - Middle Of Nowhere / Picture Perfect - Picture Perfect / Dark Sky - Believe It / Phil Vincent - Tragic / Tuff - History Of Tuff / Penny Black - Penny Black / Steevi Jaimz - Damned If I Do...Damned If I Don't / Ian McDonald - Driver's Eyes / Radar - Rpm / Every Mother's Nightmare - Smokin' Delta Voodoo / Tyrant - Freaks Of Nature / Tuff - Regurgitation / Black Label Society - Alcohol Fueled Brewtality / Ashes To Ashes - Darker Side

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Read Reviews For: Steve Lukather & Larry Carlton - No Substitutions - Live In Japan / Michael Sweet - Truth / Reign Of Terror - Sacred Ground / Magnitude 9 - Reality In Focus / Junkyard Shut Up - We're Trying To Practice / Primal Fear - Nuclear Fire / Avalon - Avalon 2 / Warrior - Soul Classics / Dee Snider - Never Let The Bastards Wear You Down / Randy Coven - The Best Of / The Nixons - Latest Thing / Hardcore Superstar - Bad Sneakers & A Pina Colada / Tsar - Tsar / Fatima Hill - Val Halla / Winterland - The Truth / Million - Get Millionized / Condition Red - Condition Red / Baltimore - Original Sin

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Read Reviews For: Kansas - Somewhere To Elsewhere / Treason - Code Of Silence / Doro - Calling The Wild / AOR - La Concession / Stevie Rachelle - Since Sixty-Six / Contagious - Red, White & Slightly Blue / Tribe Of Gypsies - 111 / Paul Rodgers - Electric / J. Englishman - Poor Little Rockstar / The Spinatras - @ Midnight.Com / Sean Abbott Band - Atomic Invasion / Kurgan's Bane - The Futur Millennya / Time Has Come - Lies Broken / Arsyn - Degeneration / Robin Brock - Blame It On Rock N Roll / John Farnham - 33 1/3 / Iron Maiden - Brave New World / Phil Vincent - Thunder In The East / Szuters - Not Quite At Budokan / 58 - Diet For A New America / King Prawn - Surrender To The Blender / Southern Gentlemen - Exotic Dancer Blues / Seven - Limited Reset Devices / Elyte - Unno / Poison - Power To The People / Rockupuncture - Sex Game / The Outpatience - Anxious Disease / Di'anno - Nomad / Symphony X - V / Spock's Beard - V / Blaze Silicon - Messiah / Thana Harris - Thanatopsis / Moxy - V / Mass - Best Ones / Five Fifteen - Six Dimensions.../ Spurgo - Pop Leigel's Guitar Wall / Bigelf - Monkey Machine / A Tribute To Captain Beyond - Thousand Days Of Yesterdays / Lotus Quartet - Conspiracy

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Read Reviews For: Fair Warning - Still I Believe / Ruby Faith - Best Of.../ Yngwie Malmsteen - Anthology / Michael Sciuto - Edge / Therapy Suicide Pact - You First / Red Haze - Keep On Movin' / Christian Tolle - Better Than Dreams / Planet X - Universe / Lynyrd Skynyrd - Then And Now / House Of Shakira - Best Of Two / Don Henley - Inside Job / Nation - Fall Of An Empire / Albert Carey Project - Ten Cents Short Of A Dime / Ark - Ark / 8084 - So Far / Axminster - Axminster / Thrills - 3 / Dakota - Little Victories / Dakota - Three Live Times Ago / Chain - Eros Of Love And Destruction / Lance Powers - Lance Powers / Vollmer - When Pigs Fly / Odd Man Out - Y2K / Steinhardt-Moon - Moonshot / Cherry Street - Buster Cherry / Helix - B-Sides / Kenny McGee - Kenny McGee And Lefty / Gary Schutt - Playthings / Eric Carr - Rockology / Bruce Tunkel - Setlist / Sinner - End Of Sanctuary / Twist Of Fate - New Skies / Magic Ship - Songwaves Project / Native Cain - The Primitive Soul / Big Bang Babies - 3 Chords And The Truth / Erotic Suicide - Perseverance

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Read Reviews For: Mike Tramp - Remembering White Lion / 38 Special - Live At Sturgis / Michael Schenker Group - Live Unforgiven World Tour / DC Cooper - DC Cooper / Broken Teeth - Broken Teeth / T'Pau - Red / Shania Twain - Beginnings 1989-1990 / Warrant - Greatest And Latest / Higher Ground - Ghost In My Head / Bonfire - Fuel To The Flames / MVP - Windows / Michael Monroe - Life Gets You Dirty

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Read Reviews For: Black Label Society - Sonic Brew / Taylor / Morley - The Spanish Sessions / Gary Moore - Out In The Fields (Best Of) / Gary Moore - Blood Of Emeralds / Best American Rock Anthems - Various / Best Swedish Melodic Hard Rock Anthems - Various / Uriah Heep - Sonic Origami / George Thorogood - Live In '99 / Crimson Glory - Astronomica / Twisted Sister - Catalogue Re-Issues / Sebastian Bach - Bring 'Em Bach Alive! / Dirty Deeds - Real World / Bruce Dickinson - Scream For Me Brazil - Live / Enuff Z Nuff - Paraphernalia / Vanden Plas - Far Off Grace / Helloween - Metal Jukebox / Ian Parry - Consortium Project / Meatloaf - Storytellers / Tony Sciuto - Island Nights

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Read Reviews For: Def Leppard - Promises EP / Mr. Big - Superfantastic single / Paul Gilbert - Beehive Live / Platinum Blonde - Seven Year Itch '82-'89 /Enchant - Break / Platypus - When Push Comes To Shove / Freedom Call - Stairway To Fairlyland / Roland Grapow - Kaleidoscope / Saga - Full Circle / Guintini Project - 11 / Act - Today's Report / Reingold - Universe

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Read Reviews For: Foreigner - Rough Diamonds # 1 / Heartland - Wide Open (Re-Issue) / Neil Zaza - Staring At The Sun / Michael Lee Firkins - Decomposition / Dreamland - Tales From Area 51 / Eric Singer Project - Lost And Spaced / Faith Nation - Ordinary People / Talk Of The Town - Talk Of The Town / Marathon - Early Works/ Amanda Marshall - Tuesday's Child / Red Rock Roosters - Altitude Is Everything / George Thorogood - Half A Boy Half A Man / Rob Lamothe - I Am Here Now / Santers - Top Secrecy / Jailhouse - Jailhouse / Soulmotor - Soulmotor / Suze DeMarchi - Telelove / Paul Raymond Project - Man On A Mission/ Quiet Riot - Alive And Well / Wasp - Helldorado

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