If you’re like me, time is at a premium and I simply don’t have enough of it to accomplish everything I need or want to. I do need to let you know about some quality metal, sans the normal amount of detail.
It’s not everyday you see someone release their 18th album. That’s right, 18 albums thus far and this year marks their 50th anniversary! Their high-voltage tenacity drives them to inspire and stamp their name forever as one of the icons of Rock and Metal.
Sports junkies throw this quote around often, “Teams reflect the personality of their head coach.” Can the same be said about bands and their fans? If so, the collective persona of once rockers now joke Nickelback, must be that of pretentious egomaniac with a penchant for entitlement.
Classic rock can be stale. At its worst it is arrested musical development, dry-throated vocals and thin layers of sub-par guitar. I guess I’m saying, if I’m forced to endure awful music, I’d prefer it be from a generation closer to the now. Before you groan and sigh, hear the flip side.