Far from being a spent force, the newfound creative spirit that underpins the band’s latest album fuels a similarly innovative performance and there’s a connection between fan and band that is impossible to fake.
I can think of few artists who can pound a venue with such ferocious riffs and still leave the audience beaming from ear-to-ear at the conclusion. Sheer metal heaven, the ‘Transcendence’ tour was aptly named. 10
Last weekend's epic HRH metal was a roaring success... all hail the new order.
The audience left sweaty and drained, but also euphoric at yet another reminder of the near-spiritual power of live music at its best.
Roll on Doom Vs Stoner 2, because this was an unqualified success.
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I feel privileged to have been present for this wonderful performance and it confirmed my belief that Walter Trout remains one of the greatest blues guitarists alive today.
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