10 ? with Michael Sweet.

The eighties had a slew of successful hard rock and metal bands. Most of them made sincere attempts to stand out, either through image or virtuosity. Only one in the ranks of memorable hard rock bands of that era had the courage to go a different route. Stryper was the single most prominent Christian Metal [...]

COME OUT FIGHTING do just that!

Detroit's Come Out Fighting have proven to have picked an appropriate moniker a decade ago. Following up their 2018 album, Aweigh All Anchors, the forthcoming Any Port in a Storm will be the second of a planned nautical trilogy. The seafaring theme is a metaphor for life on the road. Playing around a hundred shows [...]

David Alpha gives a preview of Chameleon Wheelhouse.

Fresh off the heels of his recent release Rockin’ Roulette, singer-songwriter David Alpha is already revealing a fresh set of tunes. Chameleon Wheelhouse is an EP that gives us a taste of the larger body of music to come. “Light the Rockets” gets you started with a driving, distorted rhythm. Soon Alpha’s punching lyrics impose [...]

10 ? with Joel Hoekstra.

"I'm still trying to prove myself". Joel Hoekstra has carved out for himself quite the career as the guitarist of choice. Whether it be as a band leader in his own right, a sideman for icons such as Cher, touring with the ultra-successful Trans-Siberian Orchestra, or part of the legendary band Whitesnake. Joining the Whitesnake [...]