Category: 1978

Hounds - Unleashed

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The Chicago band Hounds are a hard rockin’ equivalent of The Rolling Stones. Mostly it’s quite raucous, the vocals and…

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Centaurus - Centaurus

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Centaurus were a Los Angeles based quartet playing in a progressive near heavy pomp style, with definite Led Zeppelin and…

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Ian Thomas Band - Still Here

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This album ‘Still Here’ and the follow up ‘Glider’ are a good representation of Ian Thomas’ AOR work, it is…

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Aerosmith - Live Bootleg

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It remains an interesting chapter of Aerosmith’s legacy even if long-time fans can’t quite make up their minds about it…

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Nantucket - Nantucket

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Nantucket were a North Carolina band that combined AOR, radio rock and southern rock in a musical pot pourri, here’s…

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Dragon - O Zambezi

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The album contained a number of hit songs for Dragon, most notably ‘Are You Old Enough’ and the catchy ‘I’m…

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Little River Band - Sleeper Catcher

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After a busy 1977, Australian music icons Little River Band reconvened the following year with their first platinum selling album…

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Starbuck - Searching For A Thrill

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Streamlined with a new line-up, bigger label and snazzy Roger Dean styled logo, Atlanta’s Starbuck were whistling by the one…

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Hott Roxx - Rock N Roll's Gone Hollywood

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The songs from Canada’s Hott Roxx certainly have a (mostly) 70’s British sound, while some would say pub rock, but…

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Bluebeard - Bad Dream

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Angel fans listen up.. this outfit Bluebeard should tickle your fancy big time, if you miss the Frank Dimino warbling…

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Hellfield - Hellfield

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The self titled Hellfield debut was released in 1978, and for lovers of both Canadian pomp and power pop styles,…

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Rainbow - Long Live Rock N Roll

Rainbow – Long Live Rock N Roll 4 (2)

Rainbow was touring in support of this, the band’s third studio record and in many ways I believe this is…

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Wireless - Positively Human Relatively Sane

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With the other two Wireless albums already reviewed, it’s high time we look at the last remaining album in their…

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Morningstar - Morningstar

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For the most part, the Morningstar debut is a powerful blend of Midwestern pomp and late 70’s AOR, its closest…

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The Outlaws - Playin' To Win

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So what of The Outlaws ‘Playin’ To Win’? It was released during the heyday of southern rock, 1978 was indeed…

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REO Speedwagon - You Can Tune A Piano But You Can't Tuna Fish

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After years of toil, Everything started to change for REO Speedwagon with this album and its great music, clever title…

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Pat Travers Band - Heat In The Street

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From 1978 onward, things got a whole lot more interesting for Canadian guitarist Pat Travers, ‘Heat In The Street’ is…

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Zon - Astral Projector

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Zon’s ‘Astral Projector’ is a great album, but definitely one for those who like pompous arrangements and keyboards to boot,…

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Streetheart - Meanwhile Back In Paris

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Formed out on the Canadian prairies, and though there are only nine tracks, the energy captured on the Streetheart debut…

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Saga - Saga

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Long considered a Saga fan fave here at Glory Daze, we wind the clock back to their origins to discover…

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