What did you miss on Hard Rock Hideout Radio last night? A ton of great music!!
This is the play list for the 1/13/2010 show.
Jesse James Dupree – Rev It & Go-Go
Snowblynd – Blood, Guts, & Gasoline
Salty Dog – Lonesome Fool
ZO2 – Painted Lady
White Flame – Dancing With Her Sister
Bonafide – Sicker Than I Think
American Heartbreak – The Last of the Superheroes
Starz – So Young So Bad
Wig Wam – Gonna Get You Someday
The Wildhearts – Mazel Tov Coctail
Thunder – On the Radio
Automan.Ca – Dig in Deep
Winger – Feeding Frenzy
Moon Dog Mane – Peanut On A Plate
Bon Jovi – We Weren’t Born To Follow (Random Pick of the Week)
Richie Sambora – Rosie
Black N’ Blue – The Snake
Big Cock – Road To Ruin
Slaughter – Tongue N’ Groove
The Wild Boyz – Pleazure N’ Pain
Sebastian Bach – (Love Is) A Bitchslap
Lorenzo – Nothing Left To Talk About
Razorbliss – A Brand New Creature
The 69 Eyes – Dead N’ Gone
The New Shining – Shadowcast
KISS – Gene Simmons – Radioactive (By Request)
Slade – Run Runaway
Snakes In Love – I Wanna Live
Bon Jovi – Thorn in My Side
Mr. Big – Shine
Tunnel – Sound of Thunder (By Request)
Hansel – Eruption
Wig Wam – Wild One
Reckless Love – One More Time
Wildstreet – Hard On You
Tigertailz – Livin’ Without You
Johnny Lima – Wild Flower
Vains of Jenna – When You’re Dead
Motley Crue – Ten Seconds To Love
Slam St. Joan – Save By Grace
Babylon A.D. – Bad Blood
Middle Finger Mob – Love Song
Tango Down – All Fall Down
Bon Jovi – Bullet (Random Pick of the Week)
Sweet F.A. – Stick To Your Guns
Hard Rock Hideout Radio is on the air every Wednesday night from 9 P.M. – 12:00 A.M. CST. Brian Basher plays the hottest new hard rock, and best classic tunes found on the FM radio waves. Listen to us live on KACV FM 90 in Amarillo, Texas, or via the internet at www.kacvfm.org.
Lizzy’s ninth album is “unbelievably infectious” and affirms that some things do age well.” –Decibel Magazine
LIZZY BORDEN announces three exclusive California dates to start off 2010. These first of the New Year shows will be a best of LIZZY BORDEN, incorporating songs from the entire catalog including the latest record Appointment With Death. “These will be the first headlining shows on the west coast that we’ve done in a long while,” explains Lizzy. “We are hyped and can’t wait to see our friends and fans. And yes, there will be blood!” LIZZY BORDEN has been on the road steadily since the release of Appointment With Death – both in Europe and the USA with Lordi playing various festivals. Plans for more tour dates are in the works and will be announced when details are finalized.
02/04 Santa Clara, CA Avalon
02/05 Santa Rosa, CA Last Day Saloon
02/06 San Diego, CA 4th & B
Starting out over 40 years ago when they were just kids, Blackwood Creek could hold the record for longest amount of years passed before a reunion. Theirs was longer than even the Eagles. However, it’s a good thing for the fans that the band waited so long to get back together, because it gave one of their members a chance to become famous and form a great hard rock band in Winger. Now known (unofficially) as Kip Winger’s side band, Blackwood Creek is releasing their debut album here in the states on January 12th.
After coming off a great record in Winger’s Karma, it’s questionable whether Kip could put together two great albums in a 6 month span. Well, after listening to the record there’s no doubt that he can. Blackwood Creek rocks! The disc has a little of the new Winger sound, blended with some southern rock (ala Lynyrd Skynyrd). Blackwood Creek combines the high power charges of party rock and roll and mixes them with simple free style guitar riffs, easy steady drum beats, and a lot of fun.
Blackwood Creek opens with Out In Outer Space, which sets the tone immediately and makes you sit up and take notice. After the first spin of this song, you just know there are good things coming. The opening guitar chords and drum beats throw a warning punch, the first verse announces their presence, but the chorus has you hooked. If you’re not singing along to this song by the third listen, you may not be a rock music fan.
Nothing But The Sun continues where Out In Outer Space left off. Kip’s voice sounding bold and clear and the musical melody holding steady with foot tapping, enjoyable rhythms. Love Inspector is a good time party song about babes and beer, something that any healthy male can enjoy and sing along too.
The great songs continue with “Your Revolution”, “Dead Stung”, and “Albatross”, just to name a few.
Kip’s voice continues to have that blend of former Kip Winger and David Coverdale that stood out on Winger’s last CD, Karma, but just as then, he makes it work to his advantage. While he may not be able to hit the high notes of Madeline anymore, he doesn’t need to, because he has great current songs that are well within his range. His grainy, grungy vocals give his new music a rougher age that is very appealing to older music fans. The squeaky clean high vocals of the glam era are gone and the grittier, throaty vocals are fronting the songs now.
Blackwood Creek is amazing in its simplicity. The guitar playing is straight forward, three chord rock. The drums are simple 1-2-3-4 beats, with not a lot of rolls or changes. There are few guitar solos, there are no crazy bass lines, and there’s no screaming or wailing glam metal vocals. And that’s why this record is so amazing. A stripped down, easy feeling, good time, bar band rock and roll. Kip Winger and the band focused on the product (in this case the music as a whole) more than the packaging (glitzy guitar solos or musical tricks). This is down to earth rock for fans that have been musically starved for too long.
Rating: Out of 10
- Out In Outer Space
- Nothing But The Sun
- Your Revolution
- Dead Stung
- After Your Heart
- Jimmy and Georgia
- Rack of Greed
- Love Inspector
- Joy Ride
- Wooden Shoe
Blackwood Creek Is:
Kip Winger – Lead Vocals and Bass Guitar
Nate Winger – Drums
Peter Fletcher – Guitars
Check out the brand new video”Time To Burn” from Las Vegas rockers, Taking Dawn. Taking Dawn’s new album Time To Burn is available for pre-order at this link.