Bonrud – Bonrud

Reviewed: October 2004 Released: 2004, Frontiers Records/Atenzia RecordsRating: 2.0/5 Reviewer: Anders Sandvall This is yet another debut album for a band on Frontiers Records. The band’s leader is Paul Bonrud, who’s a guitarist and producer from Seattle. Bonrud is a multi-talented musician with extensive recording, producing and performance experience. He…

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Stone – REMASTERS

Reviewed: October 2004 Released: 2003, Johanna KustannusRating: 4.4/5 Reviewer: Luxi Lahtinen STONE Rating: 4.4/5 NO ANAESTHESIA Rating: 4.7/5 COLORS Rating: 3.8/5 EMOTIONAL PLAYGROUND Rating: 3.5/5 FREE Rating: 4.0/5 Re-mastering these classic albums with special liner notes by one of the band members of this semi-legendary band is, without a doubt,…

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Ultimatium – NEW DAWN

Reviewed: October 2004 Released: 2004, Mastervox RecordsRating: 3.5/5 Reviewer: Luxi Lahtinen The never-ending stream of power metal bands coming out of Finland seems to be quite the phenomena these days. These new bands that follow the golden paths of such power metal forces as Stratovarius, Sonata Arctica, Thunderstone, Twilightning and…

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