I've spent some time with this album, and like The Master Plan, I have to add it to my list of classic must have albums. Chris, knows that melody is king, solos are tight, aligned, exotic and stacked with state of the art licks and more importantly emotion. ... hey why am I telling you this... I'll let Chris Brooks explain in more detail.
http://chrisbrooks.com/ "The Axis of All Things" - The second solo album from Australia's premier rock instrumentalist, featuring songs in the styles of funk-fusion, prog rock, acoustic and wailing ballad.
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Nine years after the release of his successful indie debut "The Master Plan", the long-awaited new solo album from Australia's Chris Brooks is about to land! Showcasing a more mature-sounding Brooks in a variety of songs ranging from funk-fusion, progressive rock, wailing ballads and acoustic, "The Axis Of All Things" is an epic journey that will no doubt please existing fans, and also convert a great deal more!
Featuring solos from Aussie great "Brett Garsed"
Features the songs: Prelude, The Axis of All Things, Transfiguration, Open Doors, Not the Day Nor the Hour, Wisdom Road, Hammer's Heart, Feeding the Myth, In and Out of Dreams, Velvet Claws.
CD Packaging includes 6 page insert with liner notes and personal notes about the songs on the album.
Chris Brooks: The Axis of All Things - track by track!