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Overlooked debut shows great promise

Breaking the Chains, Dokken, Carrere 1981, Elektra 1983.

If you look at Dokken’s 1980s output objectively Tooth & Nail (1984) is known as the band’s heaviest, … 723 more words

Music Reviews

Guitar Aerobics: A 52-Week

From the former editor of Guitar One magazine, here is a daily dose of vitamins to keep your chops fine tuned for a full 52 weeks. 672 more words

Books

Classic Dokken Lineup Reuniting: We're Doing It for the Money - And That's Wrong

THE classic Dokken line-up – Don Dokken, Mick Brown, George Lynch and Jeff Pilson – is reuniting but drummer Brown says: “I don’t think anyone wants to play together” 463 more words

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Passable, but unnecessary re-recordings

Greatest Hits, Dokken, Cleopatra, 2010.

It’s been a trend -an often controversial one at that- for older bands to re-record some of their old material. Not wanting to be left out, rockers Dokken also gave the idea a go. 796 more words

Music Reviews

Ihsahn

Anyone expecting anything resembling a traditional black metal album from the former Emperor frontman Ihsahn at this point just hasn’t been paying attention. On Arktis. 507 more words

Features

Machine Tread

Since most of today at work had me sitting at my desk, I decided to destroy some of those calorie fuckers when I got home. I did one mile on the treadmill (shredmill??) right away, took a little recovery break, ate dinner (Teriyaki Chicken and mashed potatoes – NO FUCKING SALT!!!!!), rested for an hour, then clobbered another mile on the treadmill. 21 more words

Health

Fugue In Space

I’ve never said I was a “cool dude”, or “hip” or “with it”. I’ve never been a trendsetter or even a trend follower for that matter(I don’t think acid washed jeans or Alf count.) If I’ve ever been a fan of the cool it’s completely by coincidence. 1,437 more words

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