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Dokken

Photo of Reb Beach with Whitesnake

Reb Beach is an indisputable guitar giant of Hard Rock. His role in Winger alone, cemented this status. Then, stints with Dokken and Alice Cooper, his long time role with Whitesnake and also the current Black Swan supergroup release, has cast his status firmly in the hardest Metal known to …
Motorhead, The Netherlands, 22 November 1987

What began as a joke amongst friends, ‘Zwaartekracht’ was a hand made photocopied Dutch Heavy Metal News magazine, which over time changed its name to ‘Metal Europe’, became professionally printed and at it’s peak had a local readership of 1000 copies.  This is the remarkable story of Marko van Haren, Donald …
Photo of Don Dokken

US hard rockers Dokken had multi-platinum success in the mid to late eighties with classics of the genre such as ‘Under Lock And Key’ and ‘Back For The Attack’. However like all success stories there are tales of trials and tribulations in the preceding years which helped to make the …
Dokken - The Lost Songs album cover

The early days of Dokken are celebrated in a new collection titled ‘The Lost Songs’, to be released 28 August. Covering the period 1978 to 1981, the eleven tracks are an interesting guide to how the young Don Dokken worked to get from Northern Germany to the multi-platinum sales and …