What Rocked in 2017? We Answer! – Best of 2017 ep307

What Rocked in 2017? We Answer! – Best of 2017 ep307

If you think Rock is dead, then we have three hours of audio that prove you wrong. The Best of 2017 features twenty songs from the best Rock and Metal albums released over the past year.  We’ve selected our top 10 albums and are going to spin tracks from each in a 3-hour marathon episode. Additionally, you’ll get discussion on some the events that made 2017 a banner year for Decibel Geek. Best of 2017…

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25 Albums Turning 25 That Don’t Suck (1993)

25 Albums Turning 25 That Don’t Suck (1993)

This, my fourth edition of 25 Albums Turning 25 That Don’t Suck, was easily the hardest. While years past I found myself weeding my list down to 25, this year’s list almost included three live records from Iron Maiden and one Poison album.  1993 was not a banner year for rock music.  The first wave of grunge had settled down.  Kurt Cobain was arrested in a domestic incident with his wife Courtney Love.  Bruce Dickinson…

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LIVING COLOUR – Shade (Album Review)

LIVING COLOUR – Shade (Album Review)

Funky politics, a strange idea perhaps. This has however been done by a number of  bands through the years, including New Yorkers Living Colour. From the explosion of their first release Vivid, they have pricked society’s conscience whilst playing some of the most get up and dance rock and roll in many years. The good news is that on their latest release “Shade”, they up the ante. There is plenty of politics and, when it…

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Where You Come From – New York Ep228

Where You Come From – New York Ep228

This week your hosts return with Where You Come From – New York; an hour-plus of music and discussion of some of the greatest rock music to come out of the Big Apple. New York has a rich history in music, especially the roots of Punk and Glam in the early 70’s and the emergence of hard rock later on. This week’s episode intends to spotlight some of the greatest bands that come from this…

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Rap Rock – Ep181

With a show that’s been in existence for nearly 4 years and has covered numerous facets of rock and metal, you had to know this day would come. We think you’ll like it anyway. This week Aaron and Chris set out to tackle a true challenge….finding songs from the genre known as Rap Rock that actually kick ass. This genre is picked apart and ridiculed by many rock and metal purists but your hosts aim…

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