Thursday, July 27, 2017

Edguy














Artist:  Edguy
Origin:  Fulda, Germany
Genre:  Heavy Metal, Power Metal, Hard Rock, Progressive Metal,
Neo-Progressive

Original line-up:

Tobias Sammet:  Vocals, Keyboards, Bass
Jens Ludwig:  Lead Guitar, Backing Vocals
Dirk Sauer:  Rhythm Guitar, Backing Vocals
Dominik Storch:  Drums

Edguy is a German Power Metal Band from Fulda, Germany, formed in 1992 by Tobias Sammet (Vocals, Keyboards, Bass), Jens Ludwig (Lead Guitar), Dirk Sauer (Rhythm Guitar), and Dominik Storch (Drums).














Title:  Monuments (Box Set, Limited Edition 2 CD+DVD) (2017)
Genre:  Heavy Metal, Power Metal, Hard Rock, Progressive Metal,
Neo-Progressive
Label:  Nuclear Blast
Rating:  *****

Tracks:

Disc 1:  CD

 1.  Ravenblack  (5:08)
 2.  Wrestle The Devil  (4:00)
 3.  Open Sesame  (5:00)
 4.  Landmarks  (4:34)
 5.  The Mountaineer  (3:57)
 6.  9-2-9  (3:47)
 7.  Defenders Of The Crown  (5:42)
 8.  Save Me  (3:48)
 9.  The Piper Never Dies  (10:10)
10. Lavatory Love Machine  (4:23)
11. King Of Fools  (4:20)
12. Superheroes  (3:19)
13. Love Tyger  (4:27)
14. Ministry Of Saints   (5:03)
15. Tears Of A Mandrake  (7:14)

Disc 2:  CD

 1.  Mysteria  (5:46)
 2.  Vain Glory Opera  (6:09)
 3.  Rock Of Cashel  (6:18)
 4.  Judas At The Opera (feat. Michael Kirke)  (7:19)
 5.  Holy Water  (4:13)
 6.  Spooks In The Attic  (4:03)
 7.  Babylon  (6:13)
 8.  The Eternal Wayfarer  (8:49)
 9.  Out Of Control (feat. Hans Kursch)  (5:05)
10. Land Of The Miracle  (6:33)
11. Key To My Fate  (4:33)
12. Space Police  (6:03)
13. Reborn In The Waste  (4:19)

Disc 3:  DVD

Live At Brazil 2004:

 1.  Mysteria
 2.  Under The Moon
 3.  Navigator
 4.  Wake Up The King
 5.  Land Of The Miracle
 6.  Lavatory Love Machine
 7.  Vain Glory Opera
 8.  Fallen Angels
 9.  The Piper Never Dies
10. Babylon
11. King Of Fools
12. Chalice Of Agony 
13. Tears Of The Mandrake
14. Out Of Control

The Video Clips:

 1.   Love Tyger
 2.  Robin Hood
 3.  Two Out Of Seven
 4.  Ministry Of Saints
 5.  Superheroes
 6.  Lavatory Love Machine
 7.  King Of Fools
 8.  All The Clowns

Personnel:

Tobias Sammet:  Vocals
Jens Ludwig:  Lead Guitar, Backing Vocals
Dirk Sauer:  Rhythm Guitar, Backing Vocals
Tobias Exxel:  Bass, Backing Vocals
Felix Bohnke:  Drums

Monuments is the 11th studio album and a compilation album by Edguy, was released on July 14, 2017 by Nuclear Blast.  The Box Set Limited Edition with 2 CD and DVD package including 22 old songs and 5 new songs.

Delaney & Bonnie






































Artist:  Delaney & Bonnie
Origin:  Los Angeles, California, USA
Genre:  Rock, Blue-Eyed Soul, Blues Rock, Contemporary Rock

Delaney & Bonnie were an American husband-and-wife Duo composed of Singer, and Songwriter Delaney and Bonnie Bramlett, created some of the most distinctive and unique music of the early '70s, but their alchemical sound and equal parts Blue-Eyed Soul, Blues, Country, Rock and Gospel.  They also fronted a Rock/Soul Ensemble called Delaney & Bonnie and Friends, including Rock Icons like Eric Clapton, Duane Allman, George Harrison Leon Russell, Gregg Allman, Bobby Whitlock, Dave Mason, Rita Coolidge, and King Curtis.













Title:  On Tour With Eric Clapton (Deluxe Edition 4 CD) (2017)
Genre:  Rock, Blue-Eyed Soul, Blues Rock, Contemporary Rock
Label:  Rhino Records
Rating:  *****

Tracks:

Disc 1:  Live At The Royal Albert Hall, 12/1/1969:

 1.  Intro/Tuning  (0:41)
 2.  Opening Jam  (5:00)
 3.  Gimme Some Lovin'  (3:50)
 4.  Band Introductions  (1:36)
 5.  Only You Know And I Know  (4:35)
 6.  Poor Elijah/Tribute To Johnson (5:19)
 7.  Get Ourselves Together  (3:01)
 8.  I Don't Know Why  (5:09)
 9.  Where There's A Will, There's A Way  (4:30)
10. That's What My Man Is For  (3:44)
11. Pour Your Love On Me/Just Plain Beautiful  (9:21)
12. Everybody Loves A Winner  (4:48)
13. Things Get Better  (4:09)
14. Coming Home  (4:49)
15. I Don't Want To Discuss It  (5:19)
16. Little Richard Medley:  Tutti Frutti/The Girl Can't Help It/Long Tall Sally/Jenny Jenny  (8:52)
17. My Baby Specializes  (4:19)

Disc 2:  Live At Colston Hall, 12/2/1969:

 1.  Introduction  (0:39)
 2.  Jam  (4:39)
 3.  Gimme Some Lovin'  (4:10)
 4.  Things Get Better  (3:49)
 5.  Poor Elijah  (5:37)
 6.  I Don't Know Why  (5:22)
 7.  Pour Your Love On Me/Just Plain Beautiful  (8:42)
 8.  Where There's A Will, There's A Way  (4:12)
 9.  Coming Home  (4:50)
10. Tutti Frutti/The Girl Can't Help It/Long Tall Sally/Jenny Jenny (7:13)
11. I Don't Want To Discuss It  (5:52)
12. Crowd/Stage Banter  (2:56)

Disc 3:  Live At Fairfield Hall, 12/7/1969, (First Show):

 1.  Intro/Tuning  (0:51)
 2.  Gimme Some Lovin'  (4:01)
 3.  Band Introductions  (0:44)
 4.  Thing Get Better  (4:59)
 5.  Poor Elijah/Tribute To Johnson  (7:17)
 6.  I Don't Know Why  (5:35)
 7.  Where There's A Will, There's A Way  (5:27)
 8.  That's What My Man Is For  (5:03)
 9.  I Don't Want To Discuss It  (5:32)
10. Coming Home  (7:51)

Disc 4:  Live At Fairfield Hall, 12//7/1969, (Second Show):

 1.  Intro/Tuning  (1:25)
 2.  Gimme Some Lovin'  (4:24)
 3.  Pigmy/Instrumental  (8:51)
 4.  Band Introductions  (1:31)
 5.  Things Get Better  (4:50)
 6.  Poor Elijah/Tribute To Johnson  (5:30)
 7.  Only You Know And I Know  (5:28)
 8.  Will The Circle Be Unbroken  (3:54)
 9.  Where There's A Will, There's A Way  (5:23)
10. I Don't Know Why  (5:58)
11. That's What My Man For  (4:56)
12. Coming Home   (7:42)
13. Little Richard Medley:  Tutti Frutti/The Girl Can't Help It/Long Tall Sally/Jenny Jenny  (6:17)

Personnel:

Bonnie Bramlett:  Vocals
Delaney Bramlett:  Guitar, Vocals
Eric Clapton:  Lead Guitar, Vocals
Rita Coolidge:  Backing Vocals
Jim Gordon:  Drums, Percussion
George Harrison:  Guitar
Tex Johnson:  Percussion
Bobby Keys:  Saxophone
Dave Mason:  Guitars
Carl Radle:  Bass
Jim Price:  Trombone, Trumpet
Bobby Whitlock:  Organ, Keyboards

On Tour With Eric Clapton is the live box set by Delaney & Bonnie & Friends With Eric Clapton, was released on June 16, 2017 by Rhino Records, featuring Eric Clapton, George Harrison, Rita Coolidge, Dave Mason and many more!.

Son Seals































Artist:  Son Seals
Birth Name:  Frank Seals
Born:  August 14, 1942.  Osceola, Arkansas, USA
Died:  December 20, 2004 (Aged 62).  Chicago, Illinois, USA
Genre:  Blues, Electric Blues, Electric Chicago Blues, Modern Electric Chicago Blues, Modern Electric Blues

Son Seals was an American Electric Blues Guitarist and Singer from Osceola, Arkansas.  He began performing professionally by the age of 13, first as a Drummer with Robert Nighthawk and later as a Guitarist.  He played with prominent Blues Musicians, including Albert King, Rufus Thomas, Bobby Bland, Junior Parker and Rosco Gordon.  In 2009, he was inducted into The Blues Hall Of Fame.














Artist:  Son Seals with Johnny Winter
Title:  Live...Chicago 1978  (2017)
Genre:  Blues, Electric Blues, Electric Chicago Blues, Modern Electric Chicago Blues, Modern Electric Blues
Label:  Air Cuts
Rating:   *****

Tracks:

 1.  Everything I Do Is Wrong  (3:59)
 2.  I Can't Hold Out  (4:40)
 3.  Blue Shadows Falling  (6:22)
 4.  Nobody Wants A Loser  (4:08)
 5.  Gangster Of Love  (5:09)
 6.  Mother-In-Law Blues  (5:07)
 7.  Heart Fixing Business  (4:25)
 8.  Stormy Monday  (Feat. Johnny Winter) (11:22)
 9.  You Can't Lose What You Never Had (Feat. Johnny Winter) (10:29)
10. Pretty Woman  (6:41)

Personnel:

Son Seals:  Vocals, Guitar
A.C. Reed:  Saxophone
Snapper Mitchum:  Bass
Tony Gooden:  Drums
Lacy Gibson:  Guitar
Alberto Gianquinto:  Piano

Special Guest:  

Johnny Winter:  Guitar, Vocals

 Live...Chicago 1978 is the live album by Son Seals with Johnny Winter, was released on July 7, 2017 by Air Cuts, recorded live from Wise Fools Pub, Chicago in 1978, featuring special guest Johnny Winter.


Grand Funk Railroad





























Artist:  Grand Funk Railroad
Origin:  Flint, Michigan, USA
Genre:  Hard Rock, Blues Rock, Boogie Rock, Detroit Rock, Arena Rock

Original line-up:

Mark Farner:  Guitars, Lead Vocals, Keyboards, Harmonica
Mel Schacher:  Bass
Don Drewer:  Drums, Lead Vocals

Grand Funk Railroad is an American Hard Rock Trio Band from Flint, Michigan, formed in 1966 by Mark Farner (Lead Vocals, Guitar Ex Terry Knight And The Pack), Mel Schacher (Bass Ex Question Mark & The Mysterians) and Don Brewer (Drums Ex Terry Knight And The Pack).  The band played style Hard Rock, Blues-Rock, Boogie Rock, and Heavy Metal, same as patterned of Power Trio Band like Cream.  Grand Funk Railroad is one of the 1970s most successful Hard Rock Bands, with the hit single "I'm Your Captain (Closer To Home", from the album Closer To Home, released in 1970, and the band has many classic hit songs such as "Heartbreaker", "Inside Looking Out", "Flight Of The Phoenix", "We're An American Band", "The Loco-Motion", "Bad Time" and many more!.














Title:  Live...New York 1972  (2017)
Genre:  Hard Rock, Blues Rock, Boogie Rock, Detroit Rock, Arena Rock
Label:  Air Cuts
Rating:   *****

Tracks:

 1.  Flight Of The Phoenix  (2:43)
 2.  Footstompin' Music  (3:27)
 3.  Into The Sun  (4:46)
 4.  Get It Together  (1:52)
 5.  Heartbreaker  (6:35)
 6.  Ain't No Sunshine When You're Gone  (3:11)
 7.  Instrumental-Going Down  (8:34)
 8.  Good To Be In New York City Jam  (4:20)
 9.  I'm You're Captain  (3:43)
10. Interview  (4:32)
11. I'm You're Captain  (1:34)
12. Hooked On Love  (4:11)
13. Inside Looking Out  (9:00)

Personnel:

Mark Farner:  Guitars, Lead Vocals, Keyboards, Harmonica
Mel Schacher:  Bass
Don Drewer:  Drums, Lead Vocals
Craig Frost:  Keyboards

Special Guest:

Freddie King:  Vocals, Guitar on Tracks:  6, 7 

Live...New York 1972 is the live album by Grand Funk Railroad, was released on July 7, 2017 by Air Cuts, recorded live at Madison Square Garden, New York, on Christmas 1972, featuring special guest Freddie King.