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SoundPress.net Presents – Sights and Sounds of Note for June 2016

We’ve reached the halfway point of another year. But, we received so much product to preview this month that we haven’t been able get through even half of the stack. Here’s the best of the batch! Many rock bands have a back story where the famous product is really only the final evolution in a series of incarnations. Such is the case with Tom Petty and the…
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SoundPress.net Presents Sights and Sounds of Note May 2016

Spring is a season of eclectic and colorful variety as is the latest batch of CDs to arrive at the SoundPress.net offices. Starting off the musical mix this month is one unlikely reunion that we were happy to see take root. Santana’s (www.santana.com) latest IV reunites the early 1970s lineup of Carlos Santana (guitar, vocals), Gregg Rolie (keyboards, lead vocals), Neal Schon…
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SoundPress.net Presents Sights and Sounds of Note for April 2016

Spring is in the air. Daylight savings has returned in some quarters. Things are supposed to be light and airy. So, don’t ask us to explain why our column this month is weighted to the heavier side of things. Judas Priest (www.judaspriest.com) are one of heavy metal’s longest lasting hellions and their recent tour in support of Redeemer Of Souls was one of the most extensive…
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SoundPress.net Presents Sights and Sounds of Note March 2016

It’s the time of year around the world when millions in the northern hemisphere are tired of the Winter blues and are desperate for the return of Spring. With that in mind we have the perfect disc to help drive away the seasonal doldrums. Plus, a lot of other great music has recently arrived ranging from rock to blues to pop and jam. We’ve given them a test drive and can…
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SoundPress.net Presents Sights and Sounds of Note February 2016

Sure, February is the shortest month on the calendar. But, there’s no shortage of quality in the product that has crossed the threshold of our offices in recent weeks. In fact, we’re leaping for joy as we shake our bones to the great music coming out of our speakers. Here’s a taste of what we’re listening to. David Bowie (www.davidbowie.com) was a living legend…
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SoundPress.net Presents Sights and Sounds of Note for December 2015

This month, the holidays have come early at SoundPress.net. The gift of music has filled our office and these are the best of all the packages we’ve torn open so far. Here’s a recap and we’ll see y’all next year! The year was 1979 and Bruce Springsteen just recorded the follow-up to Darkness On the Edge of Town. But, after turning…
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Soundpress.net Sights and Sounds of Note

This month our sack has been abundantly filled with some sweet and spooky tunes. We’ve sorted through the lot and this is the best of the best — no candy corn filler here! It may be a trick to Ritchie Blackmore fans that the guitarist still prefers to play folk rather than hard rock but for followers of the band Blackmore’s Night a new …
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SoundPress.net Presents Sights and Sounds of Note September 2015

As the season in the sun comes to a close we have a case of the summertime blues here at SoundPress.net. But, that’s only because some great blues CDs have arrived in the office. tom-killner_hard-roadFirst up, the next wave of British blues guitar heroes has emerged in the form of 19-year old phenom Tom Killner and his anxiously awaited…
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SoundPress.net Presents Sights and Sounds of Note August 2015

The dog days of summer are here and we all know that they can be steamy and oppressive but in this installment of S.S.O.N. they are just hot and progressive! That’s because many legends of prog rock found their way to our offices recently – here’s what we’ve been listening to lately. The original ASIA reformed in 2006 and they celebrated…
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SoundPress.net Presents Sights and Sounds of Note for July 2015

It’s July and summer is in full swing with colorful blooms all around. This month it’s the color purple that is most dominant at the offices of SoundPress.net and here’s why! First up, hard rockers Whitesnake shares their take on the Deep Purple catalogue with the release of The Purple Album (Frontiers Records) featuring remakes from the Mark III and Mark IV lineups …
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SoundPress.net Presents Sights and Sounds of Note for June  2015

Team SoundPress.net just returned from our first trip to Nashville, Tennessee, and we simply had an amazing time in Music City. There was music everywhere and anywhere. Sounds continually permeated throughout the downtown, from the side streets and to the outskirts of the metropolis. In honor of our fantastic vacation we offer you this month a very special…
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SoundPress.net Presents Sights and Sounds of Note May 2015

It’s time for another installment of Sights and Sounds of Note! This month we get to memorialize all the great releases that have stuffed our electronic and physical in-boxes in recent weeks. There are rookies, rock legends and one band paying tribute to the greatest group of all time – enjoy! If you enjoy the music of the early…
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SoundPress.net Presents Sights and Sounds of Note for April 2015

They say that “April showers bring May flowers” and the offices of SoundPress.net have been showered with an abundance of music this month. Springing forth from our speakers is a colorful and eclectic array of sounds from heavy rockers, jam band favorites, living legends and disco darlings! KC and the Sunshine Band’s on-going goal…
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SoundPress.net Presents Sights and Sounds of Note For March 2015

March is known to come in like a lion and this month there is no shortage of artists unleashed from their cages ready to roar into your consciousness. Among them are classic rock favorites Randy Bachman and TOTO who join …
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SoundPress.net Presents Sights and Sounds of Note for February 2015

February is the shortest month of the calendar year but there is no shortage of new music products to explore. SoundPress.net recently checked out an eclectic stack of new CDs from Dylan Howe, The Mangoes, Richie Kotzen, Smokin’ Joe Kubek & Bnois King. We also received the 10th Anniversary CD re-issue of Back Against The Wall a compilation of various artists…
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