Obscure covers: expert level quiz!

Many bands cover other artist's songs. Often the cover version goes on to be a bigger hit than the original. I Love Rock 'n' Roll was a number one hit for Joan Jett in 1981, but was originally written and released by The Arrows in 1975. Jimi Hendrix had an iconic performance with All Along [...]

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10 ? with Michael Sweet.

The eighties had a slew of successful hard rock and metal bands. Most of them made sincere attempts to stand out, either through image or virtuosity. Only one in the ranks of memorable hard rock bands of that era had the courage to go a different route. Stryper was the single most prominent Christian Metal [...]

David Alpha gives a preview of Chameleon Wheelhouse.

Fresh off the heels of his recent release Rockin’ Roulette, singer-songwriter David Alpha is already revealing a fresh set of tunes. Chameleon Wheelhouse is an EP that gives us a taste of the larger body of music to come. “Light the Rockets” gets you started with a driving, distorted rhythm. Soon Alpha’s punching lyrics impose [...]

10 ? with Gary Husband.

Iconic Jazz musician Gary Husband needs no introduction to many of you. This bandleader has lent his expressive style to not only his own projects, but graced the music of many other virtuosos. His career has seen him with Allan Holdsworth, Level 42, Gary Moore, and also in recent years with John McLaughlin's 4th Dimension. [...]