Velvet Thunder albums of 2021

As 2021 draws to a close, it has once again been quite a year for music. With 2020 seeing a cataclysmic change in the landscape 'thanks' to a global pandemic; the world became a different place, live music all but disappeared, albums were delayed and bands that lived in different locations could not travel to..

Land Of Gypsies – Land Of Gypsies (Frontiers Music)

Land Of Gypsies is a new band of established rock music veterans from Los Angeles and they previously went undere the name of Gang Of Souls. The line-up of the group is an enticing and exciting one with vocalist Terry Ilous (XYZ, ex-Great White), producer/bassist Fabrizio Grossi (Glenn Hughes, Supersonic Blues Machine), guitarist Serge Simic..

Volcanova – Cosmic Bullshit (The Sign Records)

Icelandic desert rockers Volcanova will release the EP Cosmic Bullshit on 25th February 2022. Following their acclaimed debut album Radical Waves from 2020, the power-trio returns with six new tracks.  Cosmic Bullshit revisits the vibes of their debut, but shows a new dimension of the band’s sound. A fine collection of fuzz, with heavy, melodic..

Zelbo – In My Dreams (Frontiers Music)

Zelbo is a new rock band from Norway and is the brainchild of the keyboard player Dag Selboskar. It appears that Selboskar has been around for many years and released two albums in the late '80s with the band Da Vinci which actually folded in 1992 but has since been resurrected in 2017 with the..

Eldritch – EOS (Scarlet Records)

Eldritch is a rock band from Italy which was originally known as Zeus having formed in 1988 but changed to Eldritch in 1991 and was very much a progressive metal band in the formative years but gradually has blossomed to become a fine and hard hitting power metal band whilst still retaining progressive elements. I..