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The Best Of The Westcoast Spirit - CD $12.99

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Release date in stores worldwide is March 20th.

 

For fans of Journey, Foreigner, Giant & Toto.

CD features members of Chicago and Toto.

Frédéric Slama is well known for all his AOR / Melodic Rock albums but also for his smooth Westcoast sound that you can mostly find on his 6 first albums. So it was time to gather together a unique collection of songs in the pure Westcoast tradition in the style of Pages, Greg Guidry, Marc Jordan, Chicago or early Toto. With these cool 15 remastered tracks you will discover the best of Westcoast Music featuring the talents of Bill Champlin, Steve Lukather, David Roberts, Michael Ruff, Dane Donohue, Rick Riso, Michael Landau, Vinnie Colaiuta, Dave Boruff, Brandon Fields,Tom Saviano, James Harrah, Bruce Gaitsch, Ed Greene and so many more! Only the best and sometimes rarest tracks have been selected for this one of a kind compilation reminiscing of the 80's sound. If you close your eyes, you'll have the feeling to be in Los Angeles during the good old days of Westcoast and soft Aor music played on the radio. This CD features the best musicians & singers of the genre. Unmissable for the smooth sound collectors! Featured Vocalist: 1. The Way Of The Night: featuring vocalist Doug St. John, 2. Lost In Your Eyes: featuring vocalist Bill Champlin, 3. In My Crystal Ball: featuring vocalist Dane Donohue, 4. Far Away From The Storm: featuring vocalist David Chamberlin, 5. Never Gonna Let Her Go: featuring vocalist Rick Riso, 6. On Dangerous Ground: featuring vocalist David Roberts, 7. Teach Me How To Love You Again: featuring vocalist Bill Champlin, 8. Worlds Away: featuring vocalist Michael Ruff, 9. On A Distant Path: featuring vocalist Doug St. John, 10. Don't Let Her Go: featuring vocalist Doug St. John, 11. The House Of Love: featuring vocalist J. Lynn Johnston, 12. Only In My Dreams: featuring vocalist  Dane Donohue 13. So Young And Innocent: David Chamberlin 14. Love Has Found Its Way: Doug St. John, 15. Burning Rainbows: Erika Norberg. 

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Next Stop L.A - CDR $12.99

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Release date in stores worldwide is April 17th.

(Limited Edition Official CDR Reissue tray card is numbered 1/150 copies)

Recorded in the 80's & 90's, Next Stop L.A. was Frédéric Slama's 2nd AOR album released in 2001. Before the huge success of his 3rd AOR album "L.A Reflection", there was some fabulous tracks with great musicians in the tradition of the Westcoast sound of the 80's. Many songs on this album were only demos, and were re-recorded with different singers years later. Next Stop L.A. contains the blueprint of many songs that will become classics later on. These tracks are completely different from the ones with the same name in more recent CD's. If you like the soft Westcoast sound like Pages, Dane Donohue or early Toto, you will surely enjoy this great album released in 2001 as a limited edition, and now available almost 20 years later in an ultra limited edition CDR exclusively from Perris Records. Don't miss it, there won't be enough CD's for every one! 

TRACKLIST:

1. You're My Obsession, 2. Just Like A Shadow, 3. Desperate Dreams, 4. Let Her Go, 5. It's Just Too Easy, 6. The Way You Love Me, 7.Teach Me How To Love You Again, 8. Can One Of Your Kisses Do All This?, 9. On A Distant Path, 10. The Only Thing I Ask, 11. Leave Her To Heaven, 12. Never Gonna Let Her Go.

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The Colors Of L.A - CDR $12.99

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Release date in stores worldwide is April 17th.

(Limited Edition Official CDR Reissue tray card is numbered 1/150 copies) In 2012, after two years of hard work, Frédéric Slama was back with the most anticipated album of the year called AOR "The Colors Of L.A", featuring a never seen cast of Aor talents in a single album such as Philip Bardowell, Jerry Hludzik (Dakota), Joe Pasquale, Steve Newman, Bill Champlin (Chicago), Christian Tolle, Steve Lukather, Michael Landau, David Foster, Randy Goodrum, Michael Thompson, Rick Riso, Vinnie Colaiuta and many more. Co-produced by Tommy Denander, "The Colors Of L.A", AOR’s 10th Release, is the perfect mix between Melodic Rock & Westcoast Music and is now exclusively re-released by Perris Records. This ultra limited edition has been remastered and includes an extra bonus track by the talented Chasing Violets. The original CD is very hard to find nowadays at very high prices, so it's time to complete your AOR collection with this remastered limited edition gem. Bonus Tracks: "The Main Attraction",  "Grace" & "Never Gonna Let Her Go". 

TRACKLIST:

1. Jenny At Midnight, 2. Benedict Canyon, 3. Kimberly, 4. Under Your Spell, 5. Brittany, 6. Halo Of Light, 7. Dreams From Silver Lake, 8. You're My Obsession, 9. Teach Me How To Love You Again,   10. The Main Attraction, 11. Grace, 12. Never Gonna Let Her Go.  

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Heavenly Demos CD $12.99



After the success of "Rare Tracks & Demos" & "More Demos From L.A.", Frédéric Slama’ s AOR all star project is back with a 3rd  volume of great songs from the past, entitled "Heavenly Demos".  The CD features 14 tracks with some legendary singers like Paul Sabu (Only Child), Steve Overland (FM), Kevin Chalfant (The Storm) Jeff Scott Soto (Talisman), Sarah & Mélissa Fontaine (Chasing Violets), Chris Antblad (Spin Gallery), Philip Bardowell (Unruly Child), Göran Edman (Street Talk) & many more. Top players also includes Tommy Denander, Michael Landau, Christian Tolle and Mike Baird among others. Mostly recorded during the 80's & 90's, "Heavenly Demos" contains never released versions of classic AOR songs. All of them with different arrangements, extra instruments or different vocals. 14 tracks of rough and simple AOR that you don't want to miss!

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More Demos From L.A. CD $5.99

After the success of the album "Rare Tracks & Demos", Frédéric Slama’ s AOR all star project is back with a CD of great songs from the past entitled "More Demos From L.A.". Featuring some incredible singers like Jesse Damon (Silent Rage, Kiss), Paul Sabu, Michael Kisur, Sarah & Mélissa Fontaine (Chasing Violets), Dane Donohue, Jerry Hludzik & Bill Kelly (Dakota) with 3 never released tracks rockier and rawer than the versions released by Dakota. Mostly recorded during the 80's & 90's, these songs are the blueprints for the versions that appeared in the AOR albums. 17 tracks of rough and simple AOR that you don't want to miss!

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L.A Darkness - CD $10.99

 

Frédéric Slama’ s AOR all star project is back with album #15th, showcasing the darkier & more melodic sides of AOR with the help of top producers Tommy Denander & Paul Sabu. The new AOR album is called "L.A Darkness" and features some legendary singers like Jeff Scott Soto (Yngwie Malmsteen, Talisman, W.E.T), Kevin Chalfant (The Storm, 707, Two Fires, Journey, Shooting Star, The V.U), Steve Overland (FM, The Ladder), Jesse Damon (Silent Rage, Kiss), Henry Small (Prism), Paul Sabu (Only Child, Kidd Glove, John Waite), Philip Bardowell (Unruly Child, Places Of Power, N.O.W), Rick Riso, Tommy Funderburk (King Of Hearts, Airplay, Whitesnake, Starship), Sarah & Mélissa (Chasing Violets) & more."L.A Darkness" is for fans of the heavier side of AOR in the vein of Survivor, Foreigner, Giant & Toto. Maybe the most Melodic Rock album of all AOR CDs.

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The Heart Of L.A - CD $29.99

 

Frédéric Slama’ s AOR all star project is back with a remastered compilation called "The Heart Of L.A" featuring some of the best singers from the Melodic Rock world.  Imagine in the same album the incredible voices of Jeff Scott Soto (Yngwie Malmsteem, Talisman, W.E.T), Kevin Chalfant (The Storm, Two Fires, Journey, Shooting Star), Steve Overland (FM, The Ladder), Jesse Damon (Silent Rage, Kiss), Paul Sabu (Only Child, Kidd Glove, John Waite), Philip Bardowell (Unruly Child, Places Of Power), David Forbes (Boulevard), Sarah & Mélissa Fontaine (Chasing Violets), Bill Champlin (Chicago), Fergie Frederiksen (Toto), Paul Shortino (Quiet Riot) & many more stars. 2 unreleased tracks have been added to what might be the ultimate AOR album in the vein of Survivor, Foreigner, Giant & Toto. 16 tracks of pure Melodic Rock heaven like you've never heard them before. A must have for any serious collector!

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Rare Tracks & Demos - CD $29.99

Frédéric Slama’ s AOR all star project is back with a CD of rare tracks & demos. Featuring some incredible singers like Michael Kisur, Sarah & Mélissa Fontaine (Chasing Violets), Mikael Erlandsson (Last Autumn's Dream), Kelly Keagy (Night Ranger) & More. Don't miss the opportunity to listen to some incredible demos that were the blueprints of many songs of the AOR albums. A must have for any serious collector ! AOR was formed in 2000 by guitarist/ keyboardist Frédéric Slama always using the cream of U.S & European session players. In 2000, the first album « L.A Concession » was released and gave Frédéric a big respect in the Westcoast / AOR music scene. The second album « Next Stop L.A » followed one year later and again featured the help of several top session players.

Frédéric Slama's AOR BIOGRAPHY 
     AOR was formed in 2000 by guitarist/ keyboardist Frédéric Slama always using the cream of U.S  & European session players. In 2000, the first album "L.A Concession" was released and gave  Frédéric a big respect in the Westcoast / AOR music scene. The second album "Next Stop L.A"  followed one year later and again featured the help of several top session players.                                                                                                                                                                                               It was in 2002 that Frédéric took AOR to a new dimension with the critically acclaimed third album 
"L.A Reflection" featuring all the big names in the music industry including all Toto  members,Tommy Denander, Göran Edman, Michael Landau, Vinnie Colaiuta, Michael Ruff, Bruce  Gaitsch, and lots of other top L.A. artists. The album became a huge success and was co-produced by AOR legend Tommy Denander. 
     In 2003, Frédéric Slama was back with "Dreaming Of L.A" featuring Bill Champlin (Chicago),  Steve Overland (FM), Steve Lukather (Toto), Michael Landau, Bruce Gaitch, Brandon Fields  among many others and two Westcoast legends David Roberts & Dane Donohue! 
     In 2004, Frédéric released "Nothing But The Best", an album featuring the best songs from his  previous efforts, fully remastered by Tommy Denander plus 3 brand new unreleased tracks  featuring Fergie Frederiksen (Toto) and Dane Donohue on lead vocals. 
     In 2006 AOR released a new CD called "L.A. Attraction" once again featuring the talents of  many great Melodic Rock stars including Philip Bardowell, Steve Lukather or Tommy Denander  among others. The same year Frédéric re-released officialy his 1st album "L.A Concession" (only available on CDR at the time) fully remastered with 4 bonus tracks and a list of impressive  guests again. 
     In 2009, the magic trio was back: Frédéric Slama,Tommy Denander & Philip Bardowell teamed up again for a new album called "Journey To L.A", taking AOR music to a new level of perfection. 
     In 2010 to celebrate AOR’s 10th Anniversary, Frédéric Slama released a double limited edition CD 
entitled "LA Ambition". 
     In 2012, AOR released the most anticipated album of the year called "The Colors Of L.A" ,  featuring a never seen cast of Aor talents in a single album such as Tommy Denander, Philip  Bardowell, Jerry Hludzik (Dakota), Joe Pasquale, Steve Newman, Bill Champlin, Steve Lukather,  Michael Landau and many more. . 
     2013 saw the release of the world acclaimed all stars project AOR album called "The Secrets  Of L.A" with such guests as Fergie Frederiksen, Jeff Scott Soto, Bill Champlin, Jim Jidhed, Mikael  Erlandsson, Bob Harris, Göran Edman, Robin Beck & Tamara Champlin among many others. 
     In 2014 Frédéric Slama’s AOR project was back with lucky number 13th, with an impressive new  album called "L.A Connection", featuring guests such as Tommy Denander, Bill Champlin, Paul  Sabu, Jeff Paris, Sherwood Ball, David Forbes, Philip Bardowell & many others. For this 13th  album, AOR was flirting with heavier territories ! 
     2015 saw the release of "Return To L.A" one of the best selling AOR ever featuring top guests like  Jesse Damon, Tommy Funderburk, Paul Sabu, Rick Riso, Bob Harris, Erika, Sarah & Mélissa  Fontaine & more. 
     In 2016 "L.A Darkness" was considered by many journalists and fans alike as the album of the year with an impressive list of guests never seen before in any Melodic Rock CD! Frédéric Slama’s AOR all star project was back in 2017 with a remastered compilation called "The Heart Of L.A" featuring some of the best singers from the Melodic Rock world. Imagine in the same album the incredible voices of Jeff Scott Soto (Yngwie Malmsteem, Talisman, W.E.T), Kevin Chalfant (The Storm, Two Fires, Journey, Shooting Star), Steve Overland (FM, The Ladder),  Jesse Damon (Silent Rage, Kiss), Paul Sabu (Only Child, Kidd Glove, John Waite), Philip Bardowell (Unruly Child, Places Of Power), David Forbes (Boulevard), Sarah & Mélissa Fontaine (Chasing Violets), Bill Champlin (Chicago), Fergie Frederiksen (Toto), Paul Shortino (Quiet Riot) & many more stars. 
     Also in 2017, the AOR all star project was back with a CD called "Rare Tracks & Demos". Featuring some incredible singers like Michael Kisur, Sarah & Mélissa Fontaine (Chasing Violets), Mikael Erlandsson (Last Autumn's Dream), Kelly Keagy (Night Ranger) & More. 
     2018 was the year of a 2nd demo volume entitled "More Demos From L.A.". Featuring singers like Jesse Damon (Silent Rage, Kiss), Paul Sabu, Michael Kisur, Sarah & Mélissa Fontaine (Chasing Violets), Dane Donohue, Jerry Hludzik & Bill Kelly (Dakota) with 3 never released tracks rockier and rawer than the versions released by Dakota. 
     Then in 2019, after the success of "Rare Tracks & Demos" & "More Demos From L.A.", Frédéric Slama’s AOR all star project is back with a 3rd volume of great songs from the past, entitled "Heavenly Demos". The CD features 14 tracks with some legendary singers such as Paul Sabu  (Only Child), Steve Overland (FM), Kevin Chalfant (The Storm) Jeff Scott Soto (Talisman), Sarah & Mélissa Fontaine (Chasing Violets), Chris Antblad (Spin Gallery), Philip Bardowell (Unruly Child), Göran Edman (Street Talk) & many more.Top players also includes Tommy Denander, Michael Landau, Christian Tolle and Mike Baird among others. Mostly recorded during the 80's & 90's, "Heavenly Demos" contains never released versions of classic AOR songs. All of them with different arrangements, extra instruments or different vocals. 14 tracks of rough and simple AOR that you don't want to miss !