SAINTED SINNERS – Back With A Vengeance (Album Review)

SAINTED SINNERS – Back With A Vengeance (Album Review)

Wow, it seems like only a year ago I sat down to review the debut album from Sainted Sinners. Holy crap, not even a year!! It was a strong debut filled with lots of Deep Purple/Whitesnake like grooves. So strong in fact that it took the number eight spot on my Decibel Geek 2017 Top Ten List. When I heard that David Reece and Frank Pane had begun work on a sophomore album last year,…

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SAINTED SINNERS – DAVID REECE (Interview / CD Review)

SAINTED SINNERS – DAVID REECE (Interview / CD Review)

“Generation”…(insert bassline here)….“Clash”. For those that have no clue what I am referring to in the previous sentence then you are missing out on one of the coolest songs from one of the most underrated albums to come out of the eighties. “Generation Clash” was the lead off single and video to Accept‘s 1989 Eat The Heat album. The video for this song was my introduction to vocalist David Reece who stepped in as replacement…

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SAINTED SINNERS – Sainted Sinners (February 24, 2017)

SAINTED SINNERS – Sainted Sinners (February 24, 2017)

Sainted Sinners, the band featuring former Accept vocalist David Reece, have pleasure in announcing that they have signed with El Puerto Records. The German based label is behind the release of the band’s self-titled debut slated for release February 24, 2017. Sainted Sinners track listing: 01. “Knight Of The Long Knives” 02. “Beauty In The Beast” 03. “Maybe She’s Got Balls” 04. “We’re All Sainted Sinners” 05. “Blue Lightning Man” 06. “The Love That I Have Found” 07. “Did You”…

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Bonfire Part Company With Singer (News)

Bonfire Part Company With Singer (News)

BONFIRE PART WAYS WITH DAVID REECE After two successful charting albums Glorious (2015) and Pearls (2016) and over 100 shows performed, Bonfire and singer David Reece (ex-Accept) part ways, citing the reasons as personal and professional differences. These differences are irreconcilable, so both parties decide it is best to just part ways. Bonfire wished Reece the best of luck in his future endeavors. Read the Decibel Geek review of Glorious here: Return to Glory Returning to…

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Accept-Eat The Heat: Who’s That Singer?

Accept-Eat The Heat: Who’s That Singer?

This week on the Decibel Geek Podcast Episode #200 hosts Chris Czynszak and Aaron Camaro discuss and spin tracks from familiar bands sung by less familiar singers. One selection was Accept and the track “Final Journey” from their 2014 released Blind Rage album. Blind Rage is the third outing for the German Heavy Metal band that sees Mark Tornillo as the frontman in the place best known to be held by Udo Dirkschneider. Mark Tornillo (ex.-T.T. Quick)…

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Bonfire: Return To Glory

Bonfire: Return To Glory

Coming from a small town in southern Minnesota I think myself lucky to have discovered Bonfire at the end of the 80’s.  Finding a cassette copy of Don’t Touch The Light at the Cedar Mall drug store in early 87’ was like finding the Golden Ticket in a can of Pawtucket Patriot Ale.  Month’s earlier I had heard this amazing song called “Starin’ Eyes” on Hot Rockin’ 104 and as quickly as I heard it, like a…

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Bonfire-Glorious (May 5, 2015)

Bonfire-Glorious (May 5, 2015)

German melodic rock legends Bonfire will release their new album Glorious on May 5, 2015 in North America via Borila Records. Glorious will include twelve new songs and two new recordings of the Bonfire classics “Sweet Obsession“ and “American Nights”. Glorious promises to be harder, more powerful and features new vocalist David Reece (ex-Accept, Bangalore Choir, Tango Down). The last studio album, Branded, from the band that formed in 1986 was published in 2011. Since its inception, Bonfire has released a total of 15 studio and live albums and sold…

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Wicked Sensation Creates an Adrenaline Rush

Wicked Sensation Creates an Adrenaline Rush

German melodic hard rockers Wicked Sensation hit back with a fourth album and the first since 2010´s Crystalized. The band was formed in 1999 in Karlsruhe, Germany by guitarist and songwriter Michael Klein. The original band was made up by Klein, guitarist  Sang Vong, lead vocalist Francis Soto, keyboard player Bernd Spitzner, bass man Martin Mannhardt and finally drummer Björn Gref. They released a self-financed and self-titled debut maxi-CD in 2000 which landed them a…

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