by Geoff Wilbur
The Syn D'Cats (Harrisburg, PA) deliver a powerful, catchy brand of blues rock.
Tiles (Trenton, MI) recently opened for the Galactic Cowboys and King's X. In June, Tiles' CD received an A- rating from STRIKTLY FOR KONISSUERS, the widely read AOR e-zine. (To subscribe to SFK, send a message to, firstname.lastname@example.org and it'll be delivered free to you via e-mail every week.)
Check out the next issue for updates on the above bands, other bands who have graced this space in past issues, and new bands I discover!
19 Wheels (East Lansing, MI) just inked a one album deal with Aware Records.