Tag Archives: glam rock

ANGEL – Risen

September 26, 2019

Cleopatra 2019 Knights in white satin return to reach back to yesterday yet let go of here and now. Four and a half decades after their glorious beginning and two scores years since their last studio platter saw the light … Continue reading

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SLADE – Feel The Noize – The Singlez Box!

August 23, 2019

BMG 2019 Prime cuts and obscure chestnuts from definitive entertaining unit – bright, clean and packing a punch down the years. For all the brilliance of their albums, this Black Country bunch have always been an ultimate singles band whose … Continue reading

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THE HOLLYWOOD STARS – Sound City

July 31, 2019

Burger 2019 Exposed to the light, long-lost glam classic is out for a stroll down the Strip. If they were more prominent as performers, rather than writers, this group could have been huge, yet nobody really cared, and a series … Continue reading

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BE-BOP DELUXE – Sunburst Finish

June 3, 2019

Harvest 1976 / Esoteric 2018 Half in anger, half in sadness, English purveyors of secret prophesies serve up their greatest work without selling their souls down the river. The second half of the ’70s saw, as oxymoronic as it may … Continue reading

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PROPHETS OF ADDICTION – Nothing But The Truth

January 3, 2019

HighVolMusic 2018 Make-up may be flaking but, when loyalty is a beacon, music and smile stay on. There’s something wonderfully wrong about this album that was born out of necessity and sympathy because its bare-bone nature goes against the very … Continue reading

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