Hot Wax Album Reviews by the ROCK DOCTOR Nov. 28, 2022

GET ROLLIN’ Nickelback (BMG) *** ½ It’s the 10th album for these Canuck rockers. Their last full length El Pee was 5 years ago…...

Hot Wax Album Reviews by the ROCK DOCTOR Nov. 22, 2022

CREATURES OF THE NIGHT 40TH ANNIVERSARY BOX SET Kiss (UMe/UMG) Recordings) ***** Kiss celebrates the 40th anniversary of this crucial album in over-the-top style. Creatures...

Hot Wax Album Reviews by the ROCK DOCTOR Nov. 14, 2022

FINER THAN SIN Enuff Z’Nuff (Frontiers) *** Here’s the latest album for these Illinois based rockers, but having been a glam and/or hair metal snob...

Hot Wax Album Reviews by the ROCK DOCTOR Nov. 7, 2022

TAKE YOUR TIME Ben Levin (VizzTone) *** ½ Cincinnati-based 22 year old Ben Levin’s 5th and latest album comes fresh off the end of...

Hot Wax Album Reviews by the ROCK DOCTOR Oct. 31, 2022

BEHIND THE SUN Grant Dermody (independent) ****+ In the blues there’s something to be said for following in the footsteps of giants.  For harp player...

Hot Wax Album Reviews by the ROCK DOCTOR Oct. 24, 2022

AIN’T NOBODY WORRIED Rory Block (Stony Plain) ***+   A fascinating new record from Ms. Block.  Ain’t Nobody Worried is a covers disc that takes...

Hot Wax Album Reviews by the ROCK DOCTOR Oct. 10, 2022

HONEST LIES Justin Saladino Band Zeb Media/ (independent) **** Once again Justin Saladino does not disappoint. Honest Lies, released Sept.16th, is contemporary blues with modern...

Hot Wax Album Reviews by the ROCK DOCTOR Oct. 3, 2022

FALL BACK HOME Suzie Vinnick (Independent) *****+ This is the most charming and inspiring record I’ve heard all year. Fall Back Home, Vinnick’s 7th disc,...

Hot Wax Album Reviews by the ROCK DOCTOR Sept. 26, 2022

Lucky 13 Babaux & The Peacemakers (Contra Basso music) **** ½ This is the debut album from this Colorado outfit, an introspective bit of...

Hot Wax Album Reviews by the ROCK DOCTOR Sept. 21, 2022

PATIENT NUMBER 9 Ozzy Osbourne (Epic) **** It’s getting late in the day for this Prince Of Darkness, his age combined with recent health...