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 Read The Defiants - Zokusho music review

How's your Japanese? Zokusho, in Japanese, means the sequel or the next chapter. Ergo, we have The Defiants latest and second long player, Zokusho. Click on the album cover above and take a gander ... [ Read More ]

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Forest Field: Seasons

Melodic Symphonic Hard Rock

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Vice - 3 Fingers Up Music Review

Vice: 3 Fingers Up

Melodic Hard Rock

The history of Germany's Vice dates back 30 years with their 1989 debut album Made For Pleasure and 1990's Second Excess. Then off the map they fell. Their ... [ Read More ]

The Defiants - Zokusho Music Review

The Defiants: Zokusho

Melodic Hard Rock

How's your Japanese? Zokusho, in Japanese, means the sequel or the next chapter. Ergo, we have The Defiants latest and second long player, Zokusho. Click on ... [ Read More ]

Sinner - Santa Muerte Music Review

Sinner: Santa Muerte

Melodic Heavy Metal Rock

Take a close look at the album art for Sinner's new and latest album, Santa Muerte. Obviously created by the same artist, the artwork is quite similar to the previous album ... [ Read More ]

Block Buster - Losing Gravity Music Review

Block Buster: Losing Gravity

Melodic Heavy Rock

It's no small thing for a band, when in your teens and not old enough to be able to play in clubs, to be invited to open a show for Bon Jovi in your native country ... [ Read More ]

Grim Reaper - At The Gates Music Review

Grim Reaper: At The Gates

Traditional Heavy Metal

While Steve Grimmett resurrected Grim Reaper in 2006, it took another 10 years before a new studio album hit the heavy metal underground. Walking In The Shadows ... [ Read More ]

Crashdiet - Rust Music Review

Crashdiet: Rust

Melodic Heavy Metal Rock

Again I scratch my head. What happened to Sweden's Crashdiet? One of the major bands at the forefront of the revival of sleaze/glam metal in Europe, we haven't ... [ Read More ]

Capilla Ardiente - The Siege Music Review

Capilla Ardiente: The Siege

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South America is well-known for the diversity of heavy metal in the underground scene. Hailing from Santiago, Chile, traditional metallers Capilla Ardiente (Spanish: burning ... [ Read More ]

Sascha Paeth's Masters Of Ceremony - Signs Of Wings Music Review

Master Of Ceremony: Signs Of Wings

Modern Heavy/Power Metal

We all know Sascha Paeth. Multi-instrumentalist, especially handy with a guitar. Producer and engineer. Mixing and mastering. He's a studio guru. Then there's ... [ Read More ] - New fiction, crime fiction by Craig Hartranft
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Created in the fall of 2006 by Craig Hartranft, Dangerdog Music Reviews is an international music review blog, offering reviews of melodic heavy metal and hard rock, progressive metal, progressive rock, AOR and their various sub-genres. The key word is melodic. If you're interested in hardcore or extreme metal, you've come to the wrong place. Pictured above with Craig, Lily the Little Black Dangerdog.