XS ROCK Interview With Geoff Tate

XS ROCK Interview With Geoff Tate

Geoff Tate seems to be sort of an enigmatic person for a lot of people. Always a bit mysterious and probably often misunderstood. Prior to meeting Geoff for the first time, I wasn’t exactly sure what to expect. I have been a longtime fan of his work, first in Queensryche and now on his own. Geoff has just finished his latest album under the Operation: Mindcrime moniker, The New Reality, which is set for release…

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OPERATION: MINDCRIME – The New Reality Review

OPERATION: MINDCRIME – The New Reality Review

Artist: OPERATION: MINDCRIME Album: The New Reality Genre: Metal / Hard Rock Label: Frontiers Music Srl. Release Date: December 1st, 2017 Reviewed by: Bobby Caughron Review: According to Geoff Tate, The New Reality is the last album by Operation: Mindcrime. The New Reality is the third part in a trilogy, that started with “The Key” followed by “Resurrection”. I have to say out of the all three albums, The New Reality is the best and most satisfying…

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Operation: Mindcrime Release Lyric Video For “Under Control”

Operation: Mindcrime Release Lyric Video For “Under Control”

“The New Reality” Available December 1, 2017 on Frontiers Music Srl Frontiers Music Srl is set to release Operation Mindcrime’s “The New Reality” on December 1, 2017.  Today, a second single has been released from the album with an accompanying lyric video.  Watch the lyric video for  “Under Control” HERE. Buy or stream the album here: http://radi.al/TheNewReality Listen to the first single “Wake Me Up”HERE. “The New Reality” is the third and final chapter in the musical trilogy from iconic metal vocalist Geoff Tate, following a little…

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Operation: Mindcrime Release New Song “Wake Me Up”

Operation: Mindcrime Release New Song “Wake Me Up”

Frontiers Music Srl is set to release Operation Mindcrime’s “The New Reality” on December 1, 2017.  Today, the first song from the album has been released. Take a listen to “Wake Me Up” HERE. Buy or stream the album here: http://radi.al/Resurrection “The New Reality” is the third and final chapter in the musical trilogy from iconic metal vocalist Geoff Tate, following a little over one year after the release of the second chapter, Resurrection, in 2016 and about two years after the first chapter, The Key. Operation:…

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Geoff Tate’s Operation: Mindcrime To Release “The New Reality” December 1, 2017

Geoff Tate’s Operation: Mindcrime To Release “The New Reality” December 1, 2017

Frontiers Music Srl is pleased to announce the release of “The New Reality” on December 1, 2017.  “The New Reality” is the third and final chapter in the musical trilogy from iconic metal vocalist Geoff Tate. Following a little over one year after the release of the second chapter,Resurrection, in 2016 and about two years after the first chapter, The Key,Operation: Mindcrime is a creative platform that continues in the spirit of the historic album of the same name, spawning concepts as grand as…

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Poll: Which Rock Vocalist Has The Worst Case Of Lead Singer’s Disease

Poll: Which Rock Vocalist Has The Worst Case Of Lead Singer’s Disease

The Urban Dictionary defines LSD (Lead Singer’s Disease as: The tendency for the lead singer of a rock band to become egotistical and impossible to work. Lead singer’s disease is what happens when a lead singer lets the success of their band go to their head, starts acting like he or she is god and begins to demand that everything be done their way. If they don’t get their way their inflated ego makes them…

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Best & Worst Lead Singer Changes In Rock N’ Roll

Best & Worst Lead Singer Changes In Rock N’ Roll

The Most Successful Bands To Change Singers While many bands have tried, only a few have been really successful with switching lead singers after they become famous. Let’s take a look of some of the best lead singer changes first…. Iron Maiden – Starting out with Paul Di’Anno, the band made a name for themselves and were poised for greatness. The band had a major label deal with EMI records in 1979. With Di’Anno at…

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Metal Church Debut New Version Of Fake Healer Featuring Queensryche’s Todd LaTorre

Metal Church Debut New Version Of Fake Healer Featuring Queensryche’s Todd LaTorre

[NEW!] Metal Church “Fake Healer” (2017) featuring Queensryche’s Todd La Torre! Bonus track from the forthcoming Metal Church CD “Classic Live” available exclusively at: www.ratpakrecords.com/metal-church or pre-order on iTunes and get an instant download of this track! Here is the iTunes link: http://smarturl.it/metalchurchclitunes TRACK LISTING: 01. Beyond the Black (Live) 02. Date with Poverty (Live) 03. Gods of a Second Chance (Live) 04. In Mourning (Live) 05. Watch the Children Pray (Live) 06. Start the…

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Geoff Tate’s Operation Mindcrime Premiere Video For “Taking On The World”

Geoff Tate’s Operation Mindcrime Premiere Video For “Taking On The World”

“Resurrection”, the new album from Operation: Mindcrime, the brainchild of legendary vocalist Geoff Tate, is set for a worldwide release on September 23, 2016.  Today the band has partnered up with Billboard.com for a premiere of Operation: Mindcrime‘s new video for the song “Left For Dead”.  The song and video feature guest appearances from Tim “Ripper” Owens and Blaze Bayley, both of who will be touring with Tate later this year as part of the “Trinity” tour. (Dates…

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Operation Mindcrime: Resurrection

Operation Mindcrime: Resurrection

Artist: Operation Mindcrime Album: Resurrection Genre: Hard Rock / Metal Label: Frontiers Music srl. Release Date: September 23, 2016 Rating: ⭐⭐⭐ Review: When Geoff Tate and Queensryche split in a rather nasty public feud, I was a bit torn on which camp to side with. After all, the band had a long history together and quite a lengthy discography. Until the lawsuit was settled there was actually two bands calling themselves Queensryche. Tate released his version,…

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