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Adrenaline Mob is a new hard rock/metal band assembled by Russell Allen (Symphony X), Mike Portnoy (ex-Dream Theater), Mike Orlando, and John Moyer (ex-Disturbed).

This style of music is a bit of departure for Allen and Portnoy. Adrenaline Mob seems to take its direction from their bassist who was a member of Disturbed. The music fits in the Disturbed/Godsmack vein. Allen's vocals are much more aggressive sounding than in Symphony X reminding a bit of Rob Zombie. Guitarist Mike Orlando plays with hyper-kinetic abandon. Mr. Portnoy...is Mr. Portnoy. What would you expect? This band is definitely going to be controversial with the Symphony X and Dream Theater crowd because it sounds so extremely different from those bands. Your move.

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Tue, 2012-03-13 22:18
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I don't consider this a huge departure for either Allen or Portnoy. To me its akin to James LaBrie's recent solo albums, or the Allen/Lande project, just heavier with no real prog flourishes, and not too different to the much heavier stuff Symphony X has been doing lately (in terms of vocals). As long as you don't mind some good hard rock/metal in a more radio-ready format, this fits the bill. And actually, the Disturbed bassist is a very recent addition to cover the departure of two former members who were involved with the recording of this album.
Fri, 2012-05-18 13:09
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I was expecting more. No new ideas, not very inspired in general, and Russel Allen is still signing the way he is doing in Inconoclast (symphony X) and for me this a waste. Overall, an average release from great musicians. Musically
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Tue, 2012-03-13 22:18
Rate: 
0
I don't consider this a huge departure for either Allen or Portnoy. To me its akin to James LaBrie's recent solo albums, or the Allen/Lande project, just heavier with no real prog flourishes, and not too different to the much heavier stuff Symphony X has been doing lately (in terms of vocals). As long as you don't mind some good hard rock/metal in a more radio-ready format, this fits the bill. And actually, the Disturbed bassist is a very recent addition to cover the departure of two former members who were involved with the recording of this album.
Fri, 2012-05-18 13:09
Rate: 
0
I was expecting more. No new ideas, not very inspired in general, and Russel Allen is still signing the way he is doing in Inconoclast (symphony X) and for me this a waste. Overall, an average release from great musicians. Musically
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