Forsaken – Evermore

Reviewed: March 2001 Released: 1996, Storm RecordsRating: 3.0/5 Reviewer: Pete Doom metal? Stoner rock??? Death Rock??? Actually, Forsaken can fall into all these categories. I don\’t have much info on these guys really, except they\’re a 5 piece outfit from Malta steeped in the traditions of Black Sabbath, Candlemass, St.…

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Avalon – Avalon II

Reviewed: March 2001Released: 2001, Fractal RecordsRating: 3.0/5 Reviewer: Pete Hailing from the Great White North aka CANADA eh!, Avalon were an outfit that existed from \’75 to \’79,opening for many big bands, but only remained at cult status. Basically, AVALON are Canada\’s answer to STYX, with a touch of Queen…

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Van EE – Powerplay

Reviewed: March 2001 Released: 2000, Nightmare Records/ H&H RecordsRating: 4.0/5 Reviewer: Rick Drummer Ernst Van Ee has been kicking around for the last 20 years in such bands as Highway Chile and Helloise. He has also played on recordings by guitar players Peter Magnee and Tamas Szekeres. He has toured…

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Infobia – S/T (ep)

Reviewed: March 2001 Released: 2000, IndependentRating: 3.2/5 Reviewer: Rick Here we have another an E.P from British band Infobia. These guys play melodic hard rock. Their songs have great hooks and make very interesting listen. The lineup consistes of Derek: vocals, Alan Pashby: guitars, David Harker: bass and Paul Mendham:…

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