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Thursday, March 23, 2017

The FINNISH Line !! Finlands best INDIE metal & punk !!






                   Welcome to the 1st installment of The FINNISH Line on Trike's Trax !! This will be a regular feature focusing on of course INDIE metal and punk from Finland. There is a large abundance of incredible music coming out of Finland. Big thank you to Inverse Records for all the KILLER music !! Inverse Records is an awesome INDIE metal/punk label from Finland with a very diverse roster of artists !! We will feature 2-3 bands on each post with all the necessary links for you to be able to LLB !! LISTEN to it, LIKE it, BUY it !! Today's featured bands are : Happily Ever Blind, Sprague Dawley & Freedom Fuel !! INDIE music RULES on Trike's Trax !! 


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Happily Ever Blind - Smart Things
Location : Helsinki, Finland
Genre : Rock/Metal/Punk
Band members : Johnny E - Vocals, Dane Stefaniuk - Guitar, Janne Mikkola - Bass, Jon Lawless - Drums
Concert info : NA
Latest release : Pseudohappiness(2017)
Record label : Secret Entertainment





To quote "Heavy, dirty, raw… strangely beautiful" A great description of the 12 track debut album from Helsinki based Happily Ever Blind entitled "Pseudohappiness" that was released on March 17/2017. This is an album that will appeal to fans of Hard Rock, Metal & Punk everywhere.  Catchy grooves, great hooks & melodies, this album pushes all the right buttons and gets you to your happy place !! Get it at the Inverse Store !!


                           
 

                    LLB !! Listen to it, Like it, Buy it !!



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Freedom Fuel - Leave It Behind
Location : Helsinki, Finland
Genre : Eclectic Rock/Blues
Band members : Teemu Holttinen - Vocals/Guitar, Henri Fagerholm - Bass, Sami Ojala - Drums
Concert info : NA
Latest release : Happy People(2017)
Record label : Secret Entertainment






Helsinki band Freedom Fuel was founded in 2015 by members who have spent most of their adult life in the Finnish underground rock scene.  The band recorded their ten song debut album "Happy People" in June 2016 and it is now available digitally !! The band has an eclectic approach to rock that is artsy and blues based, but wanders from edgy carage and swampy blues stomp to lusty pop and weird cabaret. Get it at the Inverse Store !!


                     


  LLB !! Listen to it, Like it, Buy it !! 





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Ancara - The End(Easier Than Love)
Location : Helsinki, Finland
Genre : Alternative Hard Rock
Band members : Sammy Salminen - Lead Vocals, Juha "Juice" Wahlsten -  Guitar/Vocals, Toni Laroma - Guitar, Toni Hintikka - Bass, Rale Tiiainen - Drums
Concert info : May 6 Tuusula,FI   @"Bar Finnegan's"
Latest release : Garden Of Chains(2017)
Record label : Concorde Music Company




Finnish Alternative Hard Rock Band AncarA return with their fourth studio album ”Garden Of Chains” released via Concorde Music Company internationally on March 3/2017 !! Tight, tight band with songs that have great flow and structure and compliment the great vocals of Sammy Salminen !! On November 2015 AncarA played the highest (unofficially 4600 metres) ever played rock show on Mount Everest !! A documentary film ”Project Rockin High” was filmed. Check out the trailer : https://youtu.be/3iITFCfxKDw  Get it at the Inverse Store !!


                     


                    LLB !! Listen to it, Like it, Buy it !! 



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Keep on ROCKIN !!
Trike :-)

Tuesday, March 21, 2017

JUSTIN's inSANE picks on Trike's Trax !! Mar 21/2017







                LLB !! LISTEN to it, LIKE it, BUY it !! Maybe a song or Full album.  Some bands also offer FREE downloads of some of their music as well. Check your local record stores for their music & merchandise !! In Moncton drop in and see Karl at Frank's MusicSupport INDIE music !! Buy a CD, T-shirt or go see a LIVE show !! You don't only have a kickASS time , but you help support the artist too !! Welcome to the asylum, where the walls are padded and the music's LOUD !! Justin Sane is a radio DJ from Maine,USA who plays, promotes, lives & breathes INDIE music !!  His radio show is interactive(live chat), crazy, fun and features the best INDIE bands !! Featured on today's inSANE picks 3 WICKED PISSAH bands : Venndetta(ME/USA), Flight Of Fire(MA/USA) & Lone Wolf James(MA/USA) !! You can also hear these bands in rotation on The JUSTIN SANE Show !! The best fucking radio show on the PLANET !! Check out Justin on these great radio stations with links and showtimes listed below !! MMMMYYYYYYAAAAAAAHHHHHHHHHH
                            
                                    
                               



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Raw, aggressive mix of metal, hard
rock and dubstep !! WICKED PISSAH !!
Venndetta -
Location : Westbrook, Maine
Genre : Metal/Rock
Band members : Morbid Zeus - Vocals, J Stylez - Guitar, The Engineer - Bass
Influences : Korn, Rob Zombie, Nirvana
Concert info : NA
Latest release : Full Steam Ahead(Upcoming)
Record label : Indie







                  


                   LLB !! Listen to it, Like it, Buy it !!



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These ladies will ROCK
your ASS off !! KILLER !!
Flight Of Fire - Better Off Without You
Location : Boston, Massachusetts
Genre : Hard Rock/Metal
Band members : Maverick - Lead Vocals/Rhythm Guitar/Keys,  Tanya Venom - Lead Guitar/Backing Vocals, Tia Mayhem - Bass/Backing Vocals, Maddie May Scott - Drums/Backing Vocals 
Influences : Evanescence, Halestorm, Dream Theater
Concert info : Apr 3 Somerville,MA   @"Rock & Roll Rumble Prelims", May 14 Boston,MA   @"Hard Rock Cafe", May 19 Lowell,MA   @"Zorba Music Hall", May 20 Plum Island,MA   @"PlumFest"
Latest release : Path Of The Phoenix
(2016)
Record label : Indie


                        



                    LLB !! Listen to it, Like it, Buy it !!



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High octane rock with a
heavy blues influence !!
Lone Wolf James - Cradle 2 Grave
Location : Boston, Massachusetts
Genre : Rock/Hard Rock
Band members : Lone Wolf James - Vocals, Ron Vieira - Guitar, Jeff Holmes - Bass, Brian Sachs - Drums
Influences : ZZ Top, Molly Hatchett, 
Concert info : NA
Latest release : Cradle 2 Grave(2016)
Record label : Indie







               


                    LLB !! Listen to it, Like it, Buy it !!






Keep on ROCKIN !!
Trike :-)