1 Poison - My favorite band of all-time. Saw them in concert Tuesday night with Vains of Jenna and Ratt, they rocked hard. Can't wait for a new album, and another tour.
2 Mötley Crüe - Dr. Feelgood is one of the best beginning-to-end albums of the glam metal genre. The head-banging title track, the foot-stomping "Kickstart My Heart," that satirical "Don't Go Away Mad (Just Go Away)," the ballad "Without You," the lesser-known-but-just-as-rocking "Same Ol' Situation"...just a great album.
3 Ozzy Osbourne - How this man has lassoed so many spectacular guitarists is beyond me. Not the best voice, but the songs are killer. Randy Rhoads, Jake E. Lee, Zakk Wylde...just amazing.
4 Van Halen - The announcement of a reunion with Dave earlier this year had me sky-high, and the let-down shortly after the announcement crushed me. …