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Octane Big ‘Uns Countdown – Week of 12-5-15

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Octane Big ‘Uns Countdown for the week of 12-5-15.

The 12-5-15 Big ‘Uns Countdown playlist can also be found on www.HardRockDaddyNetwork.com (the HRD YouTube channel), in addition to archived playlists dating back to 2013.  Links to reviews of songs from the countdown are featured at the bottom of the page.

#15 – “Inside Yourself” – GODSMACK

#14 –  “Do You Know Who You Are?” – ATREYU 

#13 –  “Fallen Angel” – THREE DAYS GRACE

#12 –  “Become The Enemy” – LIKE A STORM

#11 –  “Finally Free” – STITCHED UP HEART

#10 –  “Thank You” – SEVENDUST 

#9 –    “Here’s To The Heartache” – NOTHING MORE

# 8 –   “Through It All” – FROM ASHES TO NEW

# 7 –   “State Of My Head” – SHINEDOWN

# 6 –   “Vice Grip” – PARKWAY DRIVE

# 5 –   “Until The World Goes Cold” – TRIVIUM

# 4 –   “I Am The Fire” – HALESTORM

# 3 –   “Wash It All Away” – FIVE FINGER DEATH PUNCH

# 2 –   “Throne” – BRING ME THE HORIZON

# 1 –   “The Light” – DISTURBED

 

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2015 Mid-Year Recap: HRD Radio Report Active Rock and Octane Big ‘Uns Countdown

NOTHING MORE ALBUM REVIEW

Top 30 Octane Big ‘Uns Countdown Songs of 2014

Top 100 Hard Rock Songs of 2014

Top 15 Octane Big ‘Uns Countdown Songs: January 2014 – June 2014

Top 30 Octane Big ‘Uns Countdown Songs of 2013

Octane Big ‘Uns Countdown Archives

Octane Big ‘Uns Countdown – Week of 11-28-15

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Octane Big ‘Uns Countdown for the week of 11-28-15.

The 11-28-15 Big ‘Uns Countdown playlist can also be found on www.HardRockDaddyNetwork.com (the HRD YouTube channel), in addition to archived playlists dating back to 2013.  Links to reviews of songs from the countdown are featured at the bottom of the page.

#15 – “Save Today” – SEETHER

#14 –  “Paralyzed” – FAILURE ANTHEM

#13 –  “Finally Free” – STITCHED UP HEART

#12 –  “Here’s To The Heartache” – NOTHING MORE

#11 –  “Through It All” – FROM ASHES TO NEW

#10 –  “Become The Enemy” – LIKE A STORM

#9 –    “State Of My Head” – SHINEDOWN

# 8 –   “Fallen Angel” – THREE DAYS GRACE

# 7 –   “Vice Grip” – PARKWAY DRIVE

# 6 –   “Thank You” – SEVENDUST

# 5 –   “I Am The Fire” – HALESTORM

# 4 –   “The Light” – DISTURBED

# 3 –   “Until The World Goes Cold” – TRIVIUM

# 2 –   “Wash It All Away” – FIVE FINGER DEATH PUNCH

# 1 –   “Throne” – BRING ME THE HORIZON

 

RELATED ARTICLES:

2015 Mid-Year Recap: HRD Radio Report Active Rock and Octane Big ‘Uns Countdown

NOTHING MORE ALBUM REVIEW

Top 30 Octane Big ‘Uns Countdown Songs of 2014

Top 100 Hard Rock Songs of 2014

Top 15 Octane Big ‘Uns Countdown Songs: January 2014 – June 2014

Top 30 Octane Big ‘Uns Countdown Songs of 2013

Octane Big ‘Uns Countdown Archives

Octane Big ‘Uns Countdown – Week of 11-21-15

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Octane Big ‘Uns Countdown for the week of 11-21-15.

The 11-21-15 Big ‘Uns Countdown playlist can also be found on www.HardRockDaddyNetwork.com (the HRD YouTube channel), in addition to archived playlists dating back to 2013.  Links to reviews of songs from the countdown are featured at the bottom of the page.

#15 – “Here’s To The Heartache” – NOTHING MORE

#14 –  “Vice Grip” – PARKWAY DRIVE

#13 –  “State Of My Head” – SHINEDOWN

#12 –  “The Light” – DISTURBED

#11 –  “I Am The Fire” – HALESTORM

#10 –  “Fallen Angel” – THREE DAYS GRACE

#9 –    “Big Bad Wolf” – IN THIS MOMENT

# 8 –   “Through It All” – FROM ASHES TO NEW

# 7 –   “Until The World Goes Cold” – TRIVIUM

# 6 –   “Thank You” – SEVENDUST

# 5 –   “Become The Enemy” – LIKE A STORM

# 4 –   “Throne” – BRING ME THE HORIZON

# 3 –   “I Won’t Give In” – ASKING ALEXANDRIA

# 2 –   “Angels Fall” – BREAKING BENJAMIN

# 1 –   “Wash It All Away” – FIVE FINGER DEATH PUNCH

 

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2015 Mid-Year Recap: HRD Radio Report Active Rock and Octane Big ‘Uns Countdown

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Top 30 Octane Big ‘Uns Countdown Songs of 2014

Top 100 Hard Rock Songs of 2014

Top 15 Octane Big ‘Uns Countdown Songs: January 2014 – June 2014

Top 30 Octane Big ‘Uns Countdown Songs of 2013

Octane Big ‘Uns Countdown Archives

Octane Big ‘Uns Countdown – Week of 11-14-15

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Octane Big ‘Uns Countdown for the week of 11-14-15.

The 11-14-15 Big ‘Uns Countdown playlist can also be found on www.HardRockDaddyNetwork.com (the HRD YouTube channel), in addition to archived playlists dating back to 2013.  Links to reviews of songs from the countdown are featured at the bottom of the page.

#15 – “Finally Free” – STITCHED UP HEART

#14 –  “Through It All” – FROM ASHES TO NEW

#13 –  “State Of My Head” – SHINEDOWN

#12 –  “Do You Know Who You Are?” – ATREYU

#11 –  “Vice Grip” – PARKWAY DRIVE

#10 –  “Thank You” – SEVENDUST

#9 –    “Big Bad Wolf” – IN THIS MOMENT

# 8 –   “Become The Enemy” – LIKE A STORM

# 7 –   “I Am The Fire” – HALESTORM

# 6 –   “I Won’t Give In” – ASKING ALEXANDRIA

# 5 –   “Throne” – BRING ME THE HORIZON

# 4 –   “Until The World Goes Cold” – TRIVIUM

# 3 –   “Angels Fall” – BREAKING BENJAMIN

# 2 –   “The Light” – DISTURBED

# 1 –   “Wash It All Away” – FIVE FINGER DEATH PUNCH

 

RELATED ARTICLES:

2015 Mid-Year Recap: HRD Radio Report Active Rock and Octane Big ‘Uns Countdown

Top 30 Octane Big ‘Uns Countdown Songs of 2014

Top 100 Hard Rock Songs of 2014

Top 15 Octane Big ‘Uns Countdown Songs: January 2014 – June 2014

Top 30 Octane Big ‘Uns Countdown Songs of 2013

Octane Big ‘Uns Countdown Archives

Octane Big ‘Uns Countdown – Week of 3-21-15

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Octane Big ‘Uns Countdown for the week of 3-21-15.

The 3-21-15 Big ‘Uns Countdown playlist can also be found on www.HardRockDaddyNetwork.com (the HRD YouTube channel), in addition to archived playlists dating back to 2013.  Links to reviews of songs from the countdown are featured at the bottom of the page.

#15 – “Darkest Part” – RED

#14 –  “The Last Garrison” – ENTER SHAKIRI

#13 –  “Never Giving Up” – OF MICE & MEN

#12 –  “Carnivore” – STARSET

#11 –  “Bent To Fly” – SLASH f. MYLES KENNEDY & THE CONSPIRATORS

#10 –  “Heavy Is The Head” – ZAC BROWN BAND f. CHRIS CORNELL

#9 –   “Apocalyptic” – HALESTORM

# 8 –   “Blank Space” – I PREVAIL

# 7 –   “Wish You Hell” – LIKE A STORM

# 6 –   “Custer” – SLIPKNOT

# 5 –   “Angel” – THEORY OF A DEADMAN

# 4 –   “Stars” – SIXX: A.M.

# 3 –   “Drop Dead Cynical” –  AMARANTHE

# 2 –    “Untraveled Road” – THOUSAND FOOT KRUTCH

# 1 –    “This Probably Won’t End Well” – ALL THAT REMAINS

 

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Top 30 Octane Big ‘Uns Countdown Songs of 2014

Top 100 Hard Rock Songs of 2014

All That Remains – “This Probably Won’t End Well”: Hard Rock Daddy Review

Amaranthe – “Drop Dead Cynical”: Hard Rock Daddy Review

Halestorm – “Apocalyptic”: Hard Rock Daddy Review

Sixx: A.M. – “Stars”: Hard Rock Daddy Review

World On Fire – An Instant Classic Album From Slash, Myles Kennedy & The Conspirators

Papa Roach – “Face Everything And Rise”: Hard Rock Daddy Review

Like A Storm – “Wish You Hell”: Hard Rock Daddy Review

Top 15 Octane Big ‘Uns Countdown Songs: January 2014 – June 2014

Top 30 Octane Big ‘Uns Countdown Songs of 2013

Octane Big ‘Uns Countdown Archives

Octane Big ‘Uns Countdown – Week of 3-14-15

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Octane Big ‘Uns Countdown for the week of 3-14-15.

The 3-14-15 Big ‘Uns Countdown playlist can also be found on www.HardRockDaddyNetwork.com (the HRD YouTube channel), in addition to archived playlists dating back to 2013.  Links to reviews of songs from the countdown are featured at the bottom of the page.

#15 – “Lights Out” – SEASONS AFTER

#14 –  “Christ Copyright” – NOTHING MORE

#13 –  “The Last Garrison” – ENTER SHAKIRI

#12 –  “Paralyzed” – IN FLAMES

#11 –  “Wish You Hell” – LIKE A STORM

#10 –  “Custer” – SLIPKNOT

#9 –   “Carnivore” – STARSET

# 8 –   “Drop Dead Cynical” – AMARANTHE

# 7 –   “Never Giving Up” – OF MICE & MEN

# 6 –   “Untraveled Road” – THOUSAND FOOT KRUTCH

# 5 –   “Stars” – SIXX: A.M.

# 4 –   “Angel” – THEORY OF A DEADMAN

# 3 –   “Apocalyptic” –  HALESTORM

# 2 –    “Face Everything And Rise” – PAPA ROACH

# 1 –    “This Probably Won’t End Well” – ALL THAT REMAINS

 

RELATED ARTICLES:

Top 30 Octane Big ‘Uns Countdown Songs of 2014

Top 100 Hard Rock Songs of 2014

Seasons After – “Lights Out”: Hard Rock Daddy Review

Amaranthe – “Drop Dead Cynical”: Hard Rock Daddy Review

All That Remains – “This Probably Won’t End Well”: Hard Rock Daddy Review

Nothing More Album Review

Halestorm – “Apocalyptic”: Hard Rock Daddy Review

Sixx: A.M. – “Stars”: Hard Rock Daddy Review

Papa Roach – “Face Everything And Rise”: Hard Rock Daddy Review

Like A Storm – “Wish You Hell”: Hard Rock Daddy Review

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Octane Big ‘Uns Countdown – Week of 3-7-15

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Octane Big ‘Uns Countdown for the week of 3-7-15.

The 3-7-15 Big ‘Uns Countdown playlist can also be found on www.HardRockDaddyNetwork.com (the HRD YouTube channel), in addition to archived playlists dating back to 2013.  Links to reviews of songs from the countdown are featured at the bottom of the page.

#15 – “Lights Out” – SEASONS AFTER

#14 –  “God If You Are Above” – FALLING IN REVERSE

#13 –  “I Get Around” – ADELITA’S WAY

#12 –  “Goodbye Agony” – BLACK VEIL BRIDES

#11 –  “Never Giving Up” – OF MICE & MEN

#10 –  “Carnivore” – STARSET

#9 –   “Wish You Hell” – LIKE A STORM

# 8 –   “Angel” – THEORY OF A DEADMAN

# 7 –   “Custer” – SLIPKNOT

# 6 –   “Face Everything And Rise” – PAPA ROACH

# 5 –   “Apocalyptic” – HALESTORM

# 4 –   “Drop Dead Cynical” – AMARANTHE

# 3 –   “Untraveled Road” –  THOUSAND FOOT KRUTCH

# 2 –    “Stars” – SIXX: A.M.

# 1 –    “This Probably Won’t End Well” – ALL THAT REMAINS

 

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Top 30 Octane Big ‘Uns Countdown Songs of 2014

Top 100 Hard Rock Songs of 2014

Seasons After – “Lights Out”: Hard Rock Daddy Review

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All That Remains – “This Probably Won’t End Well”: Hard Rock Daddy Review

Halestorm – “Apocalyptic”: Hard Rock Daddy Review

Sixx: A.M. – “Stars”: Hard Rock Daddy Review

Papa Roach – “Face Everything And Rise”: Hard Rock Daddy Review

Like A Storm – “Wish You Hell”: Hard Rock Daddy Review

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Top 30 Octane Big ‘Uns Countdown Songs of 2013

Octane Big ‘Uns Countdown Archives

Billboard Top 15 Hard Rock Albums – 3/14/15

Billboard Top 15 Hard Rock Albums

Billboard Hard Rock Albums Chart for the week ending 3/14/15.  Top 15 albums ranked by sales data and compiled by Nielsen SoundScan. ***Click on the hyperlinked titles to read full album reviews***

THIS WEEK’S TOP 15:

      1. RED – Of Beauty And Rage
      2. FALLING IN REVERSE – Just Like You
      3. ALL THAT REMAINS – The Order Of Things
      4. ROB BAILEY & THE HUSTLE STANDARD – Go
      5. OF MICE & MEN – Restoring Force
      6. AC/DC – Rock Or Bust
      7. NICKELBACK – No Fixed Address
      8. TORCHE – Restarter
      9. ROB ZOMBIE – Spookshow International: Live
      10. MARILYN MANSON – The Pale Emporer
      11. REVOLUTION SAINTS – Revolution Saints
      12. OCEANS ATE ALASKA – Lost Isles
      13. LIKE A STORM – Awaken The Fire
      14. SLIPKNOT – .5: The Gray Chapter
      15. BLACK STAR RIDERS – Killer Instinct

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Octane Big ‘Uns Countdown – Week of 2-28-15

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Octane Big ‘Uns Countdown for the week of 2-28-15.

The 2-28-15 Big ‘Uns Countdown playlist can also be found on www.HardRockDaddyNetwork.com (the HRD YouTube channel), in addition to archived playlists dating back to 2013.  Links to reviews of songs from the countdown are featured at the bottom of the page.

#15 – “Paralyzed” – IN FLAMES

#14 –  “Broken Generation” – OF MICE & MEN

#13 –  “Alpha” – PERIPHERY

#12 –  “Micellanea” – 10 YEARS

#11 –  “Bent To Fly” – SLASH f. MYLES KENNEDY & THE CONSPIRATORS

#10 –  “Apocalyptic” – HALESTORM

#9 –   “Wish You Hell” – LIKE A STORM

# 8 –   “Angel” – THEORY OF A DEADMAN

# 7 –   “Face Everything And Rise” – PAPA ROACH

# 6 –   “This Probably Won’t End Well” – ALL THAT REMAINS

# 5 –   “Custer” – SLIPKNOT

# 4 –   “Game Over” – MACHINE HEAD

# 3 –   “Untraveled Road” –  THOUSAND FOOT KRUTCH

# 2 –    “Drop Dead Cynical” – AMARANTHE

# 1 –    “Stars” – SIXX: A.M.

 

RELATED ARTICLES:

Top 30 Octane Big ‘Uns Countdown Songs of 2014

Top 100 Hard Rock Songs of 2014

Amaranthe – “Drop Dead Cynical”: Hard Rock Daddy Review

All That Remains – “This Probably Won’t End Well”: Hard Rock Daddy Review

Halestorm – “Apocalyptic”: Hard Rock Daddy Review

Sixx: A.M. – “Stars”: Hard Rock Daddy Review

Papa Roach – “Face Everything And Rise”: Hard Rock Daddy Review

Slash f. Myles Kennedy & The Conspirators – “World On Fire” Album Review

Like A Storm – “Wish You Hell”: Hard Rock Daddy Review

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Top 30 Octane Big ‘Uns Countdown Songs of 2013

Octane Big ‘Uns Countdown Archives

Octane Big ‘Uns Countdown – Week of 2-21-15

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Octane Big ‘Uns Countdown for the week of 2-21-15.

The 2-21-15 Big ‘Uns Countdown playlist can also be found on www.HardRockDaddyNetwork.com (the HRD YouTube channel), in addition to archived playlists dating back to 2013.  Links to reviews of songs from the countdown are featured at the bottom of the page.

#15 –  “Broken Generation” – OF MICE & MEN

#14 –  “Paralyzed” – IN FLAMES

#13 –  “Miscellanea” – 10 YEARS

#12 –  “Wish You Hell” – LIKE A STORM

#11 –  “Angel” – THEORY OF A DEADMAN

#10 –  “Machines” – CROWN THE EMPIRE

#9 –   “Stars” – SIXX: A.M.

# 8 –   “Apocalyptic” – HALESTORM

# 7 –   “Face Everything And Rise” – PAPA ROACH

# 6 –   “Same Damn Life” – SEETHER

# 5 –   “Custer” – SLIPKNOT

# 4 –   “Game Over” – MACHINE HEAD

# 3 –   “Untraveled Road” –  THOUSAND FOOT KRUTCH

# 2 –    “This Probably Won’t End Well” – ALL THAT REMAINS

# 1 –    “Drop Dead Cynical” – AMARANTHE

 

RELATED ARTICLES:

Top 30 Octane Big ‘Uns Countdown Songs of 2014

Top 100 Hard Rock Songs of 2014

Amaranthe – “Drop Dead Cynical”: Hard Rock Daddy Review

All That Remains – “This Probably Won’t End Well”: Hard Rock Daddy Review

Halestorm – “Apocalyptic”: Hard Rock Daddy Review

Sixx: A.M. – “Stars”: Hard Rock Daddy Review

Papa Roach – “Face Everything And Rise”: Hard Rock Daddy Review

Like A Storm – “Wish You Hell”: Hard Rock Daddy Review

Top 15 Octane Big ‘Uns Countdown Songs: January 2014 – June 2014

Top 30 Octane Big ‘Uns Countdown Songs of 2013

Octane Big ‘Uns Countdown Archives