Review: Dreamtide – Drama Dust Dream Pride & Joy Music (August 22nd, 2022) Reviewer: Paul Saripo Dreamtide are set to release their fourth studio album ‘Drama Dust Dream‘ on the 22nd of July 2022. Quite some time has elapsed since Dreamtide last release a new studio album, so I was intrigued to listen, especially given […]

Review: Upper Lip – Deep Within Pride & Joy (May 21st 2021) Reviewer: Paul Saripo Upper Lip, an impressive five piece from the Island of Gozo are set to release their debut album ‘Deep Within’ on the 21st of May 2021. It’s a banger, these impressive Gozitans have produced an album capable of endorphin stimuli […]

Review: Paris – 50/50 AOR Heaven (March 26th 2021) Reviewer: Paul Saripo Paris are a collaboration of two long standing friends Frédéric Dechavanne (keyboards / Lead Vocal) and Sébastien Montet (Guitar and backing vocals) who are both proud Parisians and talented songwriters. ‘50/50‘ is Paris‘ third album. Teaming up again, for a second time with […]

Review: Atlas – Parallel Love AOR Heaven (September 25th 2020) Reviewer: Paul Saripo Atlas are a five-piece progressive melodic rock band from the North of England. ‘Parallel Love’ is the second album released by Atlas, which brings more energy and polish to the overall sound of the band. The songs have been written with an […]

Review: Bonfire – Fistful Of Fire AFM Records (April 3rd 2020) Reviewer: Paul Saripo I enjoyed this album throughout however I didn’t begin to truly absorb the album until I fired up the amps and subs to truly appreciate the composition and production. Don’t hold back on this one, play loud. ‘The Joker‘ is a […]

Review: Secret Rule – Against Pride & Joy Music (February 21st 2020) Reviewer: Paul Saripo Secret Rule hailing from Italy are set to release a fifth album entitled ‘Against‘ which is a powerful mix of deep metal electronica and riff centric energy. ‘Spira Mirabilis‘ is the grand prelude to the album which sets the scope […]

Review: Sign X – Like A Fire Pride & Joy Music (December 6, 2019) Reviewer: Paul Saripo Fantastic album, comprising well written and executed musicianship with a polished production to suit. Some catchy riff deliveries reminding me of Foreigner. If you like melody, riffs, epic drums and powerful vocals this album will not disappoint and […]