Thursday, March 20, 2008

Gary Hoey
Wake Up Call

Wake Up Call is the 2003 CD release from California axeman Gary Hoey, who offers a blend of 5 new vocal cuts with 6 new instrumental tracks, along with 4 previously released instrumental Hoey-ism's such as "Low Rider", "Hocus Pocus", "Linus And Lucy" and "Drive". The CD kicks off with a cover of Edgar Winter's "Frankenstein", and the high energy track sets the mood for the material that follows. Over the past 15 years, Gary Hoey has established himself as one of the world's top instrumental rock guitarists, praised not only for his technical prowess, but even more so for his unique sense of melody and soul. Wake Up Call is the latest in a string of successful records for Gary Hoey.