Hot Wax Album Reviews by the ROCK DOCTOR March 1, 2022

SO CLOSE TO HEAVEN Lionville (Frontiers) *** We’re well into the New Year now, and that brings us to Lionville’s 5th album. So Close To...

Hot Wax Album Reviews by the ROCK DOCTOR February 21, 2022

4 Slash featuring Myles Kennedy & The Conspirators (Snakepit Records) **** ½ The Guns N Roses guitarist sure likes to keep busy. 4 is, as...

Hot Wax Album Reviews by the ROCK DOCTOR February 14, 2022

THE ZEALOT GENE Jethro Tull (Inside Out Music) **** This is the first album to bear the Jethro Tull name in almost 2 decades. The...

Hot Wax Album Reviews by the ROCK DOCTOR February 8, 2022

LIVE AT 3RD & LINDSLEY NASHVILLE Scott Ramminger (Arbor Lane Music) **** ½ Well this is something they don’t send me every day; sax based...

Hot Wax Album Reviews by the ROCK DOCTOR February 1, 2022

SATISFYIN’ Lady A (independent) ***+ This is Lady A’s 9th CD. A diva, songwriter, entertainer, storyteller, artist, activist and radio DJ, she is the Queen...

Hot Wax Album Reviews by the ROCK DOCTOR January 25, 2022

STRICTLY A ONE-EYED JACK John Mellencamp (Republic) ***** This is Mellencamp’s 25th album. Once a teller of tales about small town life in the Midwest,...

Hot Wax Album Reviews by the ROCK DOCTOR January 18, 2022

LONESOME DESERT STRUM David Gideon (independent) ***** No matter what the genre, nothing is more maddening than someone jumping on a trend because it’s popular....

Hot Wax Album Reviews by the ROCK DOCTOR January 11, 2022

FEELS LIKE FREEDOM Sandy Haley (independent) **** ½ A 5 song E.P. from this Southern California blues singer, a transplant from the soulful city of...

Hot Wax Album Reviews by the ROCK DOCTOR January 5, 2022

TALKIN’ ABOUT Waterstreet Blues Band (independent) **** If I read their website correctly, this is Waterstreet Blues Band’s 3rd album. Talkin’ About is definitely the...

Hot Wax Album Reviews by the ROCK DOCTOR December 29, 2021

WELCOME ABOARD THE MIDNIGHT TRAIN Night Bluemers (independent) ***** I was planning on taking the week off between Christmas and New Year’s Eve from writing...