ClassicRock Presents: AOR Issue 11 is out this week!

ClassicRock Presents: AOR Issue 11 is out this week. Purchase via:

The story of their pivotal album, Infinity, released in 1978. Journey had won a loyal muso following with their post-Mahavishnu fusioneering, but world domination would not hover within their grasp until they found the perfect lead singer to turn their improvisations into anthems. Enter one Steve Perry… Plus! On the road with Journey in Europe in 1979. Including Diamonds a 15-track CD featuring a glittering collection of melodic rock gems. Included in our 24-carat stash: Foreigner, Vandenberg’s Moonkings, Stan Bush, Heart, Vanity Riots, Ajenda, Nashville Pussy, Drought

Also featured in this issue:
• Heart – Ann Wilson on home movies, inventing a brand new way of rocking – and making Robert Plant cry.
• TNT – After surviving bereavement and thyroid cancer, frontman Tony Harnell is ready to re-ignite his career with the Norwegian rockers.
• A To Z Of Scandinavian AOR – Let us take you on a guided tour of Scandinavia’s rock history and glam/sleaze/AOR future…
• Starship – Mickey Thomas returns with a fine new album and plans to bring his new-look combo to the UK.
• Foreigner – It’s 1977, and with disco at its height, and the punk and new wave hordes baying at the gates, it’s not a great time for rock. But it’s the perfect time for Foreigner to swoop in.
• Kingdom Come – This is the story of their stairway to rock’n’roll heaven…
• Giuffria – After Angel went their separate ways, keyboard wizard Gregg Giuffria was free to indulge his grand melodic visions. But then the label began to interfere…
• Missing Persons – Returning with a new album, Dale Bozzio tells all about Frank Zappa, stardom and her painful split from husband/bandmate Terry.
• Boston – Tom Scholz looks back on the hits that made him a legend, as well as looking towards the future.

Plus! Interviewed: H.E.A.T., House Of Lords, The Treatment, Jessica Wolff, L.R.S., Vanity Blvd, Skyscraper, Space Elevator, United Nations, Linda & The Punch, Trillion, Frйdйric Slama, Michael Des Barres, Chris Laney.