TOMMY VITALY “Hanging Rock”

“Hanging Rock”
(Rock It Up)
I do not think that I’ve heard of Tommy Vitaly before, or even heard anything by him before I got this record. I gotta say that I’m pretty impressed by it. I kinda expected a guitar wanking album but this turned out to be a full on heavy metal album akin to what Judas Priest has done, just faster. I really miss guitar solos in modern metal. Continue reading


I have no idea why it is so surprising to see a metal band like ABONOS from Serbia making the rounds. It’s been close to 25 years since the communist regimes fell to the ground in Europe and despite the awful civil wars that ravaged the Balkan in the 90s most ex-Yugo countries are a part of the EU now. Anders Ekdahl ©2012 Continue reading