Cyklad (Björn  Sandström)– Reflect (2021)

Cyklad (Björn Sandström)– Reflect (2021)

Private Press Sweden 56.mins Review By Geoff Penn My Rating 85/100 https://www.facebook.com/bjorn.sandstrom.5 Fairly typically, Swedish heavy progressive rock band ‘LostQ’ are a democratic outfit with a clear and trusted musical direction. But, as often is the case,...
The Hayabusa –Re-Entry (2021)

The Hayabusa –Re-Entry (2021)

Label – Jammer’s Record Apple Music UK 32.30 https://www.instagram.com/the_hayabusa_band/ Geoff Penn Rating 85/100 After recording his solo album in New York in 1985 guitarist ‘Kenji Suzuki’ was encouraged by the infamous ex-Cream bassist and singer, ‘Jack...
The Aurora Project –World of Grey (2016)

The Aurora Project –World of Grey (2016)

Freia Music 2016   Netherlands  CD  55:43mins Neo-Progressive Rock Rating 90/100 Geoff Penn www.theauroraproject.com www.facebook.com/theauroraproject Right from the very first bars Aurora Project’s “World of Grey” is one of those albums which is instantly accessible,...
The Emerald Dawn – To Touch the Sky (2021)

The Emerald Dawn – To Touch the Sky (2021)

Private Press 48.39 https://theemeralddawn.webs.com/reviews https://www.facebook.com/TheEmeraldDawn/ Geoff Penn Rating 95/100 It seems a long time back to February 2019 when Emerald Dawn released their wonderful third album entitled ‘Nocturne.  A gorgeous album full...
Perfect Storm: No Air (2021)

Perfect Storm: No Air (2021)

Glassville Records Netherlands Time 53:30 Home https://www.facebook.com/Perfect-Storm-music-114479786616873/ Geoff Penn Rating 85/100  Upon first time of listening to “Perfect Storm’s” debut album, it would be easy to presume that the music was just ‘middle of the...