Tag: AOR

Music, News

Asia/U.K./King Crimson Vocalist and Bassist John Wetton Passes Away From Cancer

Wetton fought a long battle with cancer....

EhOR, Music

EhOR: Honeymoon Suite’s Hooky Rock Was a Slice of ’80s Pop Life

Editor’s note: In this installment of EhOR, Jay Kumar takes a look at the oh-so-’80s AOR of Toronto’s Honeymoon Suite. If ever there...

EhOR, Music

EhOR: Triumph’s Radio-Friendly Hard Rock Filled Arenas

Editor’s note: In this installment of EhOr, Jay Kumar looks back at Canadian power trio Triumph, who used a combination of hard rock and...

EhOR, Music

EhOR: Max Webster Brought Weirdness to the Mainstream

Editor’s note: In this installment of EhOR, Jay Kumar examines the career of Canadian prog-rockers Max Webster, who could never escape...

EhOR, Music

EhOR: Coney Hatch Walked the Fine Line Between Metal and AOR

Editor’s note: In this ongoing series of posts about Canadian AOR acts of yore, Jay Kumar looks back at Toronto hard rockers Coney Hatch....

EhOR, Music

EhOR: Welcome to the Great White North

There’s a lot to love about our neighbors to the north: Wayne Gretzky, SCTV, Michael J. Fox. Even though it’s only got a tenth of the...


Music, Popdose Guides

The Popdose Guide to Megadeth, Part Two

Chris Holmes offers the second part of his overview of thrash-metal legend Megadeth's discography, covering 1997's Cryptic Writings through...


Music, Power Ballads

Death by Power Ballad: REO Speedwagon, “Keep On Loving You”

Why was REO Speedwagon's classic "Keep On Loving You" a hit? Rob Smith explores the topic in his latest Death by Power Ballad column, only...