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Artist: Dakota

Title: Deep 6

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Category: AOR

Year: 2003

Label: Melody Blvd

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Jerry Hludzik vocals, bass
Jon Lorance guitars
Rick Manwiller keyboards, vocals
Eli Hludzik drums
Bill Kelly guest backing vocals
Bill Champlin guest backing vocals


1.  Brothers In Arms  
2.  Holdin' Your Own  
3.  Back To Me  
4.  Not So Much In Love  
5.  What Were You Thinkin'  
6.  That Awful Day  
7.  Eye Of The Storm  
8.  Not Just The Night  
9.  Right This Minute  
10.  Shut Up And Drive  
11.  The Ride  
12.  Luck, Time And Mind  
13.  Deep 6  

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From: Patrick Date: March 17, 2004 at 19:11
In only one word... AWESOME ! The proof that AOR can be relevant in 2004 when so well done like that. Get a copy pronto, you won't be disappointed at all.

From: AOR freaky Date: March 18, 2004 at 5:20
What a band this is ! PHENOMENAL ! Every time again they manage it to come with a pure class album ! AOR at its very, very best and highly RECOMMENDED to all fans of the genre. I guarantee you : you won't find any better in this genre. For me : album of the year so far and I don't think many will top this ! BUY !!!!

From: california kid Date: March 24, 2004 at 15:20
As I read the the 2 previous posts I couldn't agree more with their comments. I am wishing real hard that this band comes back strong and breaks thru this crazy US music market, with a song for a movie soundtrack, tv theme or something to get them noticed.Then their due day in the sun that can't be denied once they fall on the right ears! GREAT JOB DAKOTA

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From: Jez Date: April 16, 2004 at 14:37
No nonsense AOR Release. Slightly Westcoast in places, with a .38 Special feel on a couple of other tracks (which is no bad thing). Good set of songs and a really good production this time (a point which has let a couple of thier previous releases down).

From: rocketron Date: July 8, 2004 at 5:34
Intelligent,thinking mans AOR, perfectly relevant even in 2004.For me,the track "Luck Time And Mind" sums up the album as a whole.Agree production is much better on this album.

From: Swriter Date: February 22, 2005 at 20:12
great stuff, to me, I here the influences of 38, some west coast, and some mainstream country. This is great aor, very similar to 80's releases, this one is a bit laid back but good one and great to see the band still putting oiut quality music!!!

From: Erik Date: August 2, 2005 at 14:17
Actually this is very very good indeed. I love the songs Back to me, Brothers in arms, Eye of the storm, Holding your own , Shut up and drive and The ride. Real gems. 9/10

From: Geoff Date: October 15, 2005 at 3:27
Oh man, you cannot tell me this was recorded in 2003!!! Wow, well, they sure recapture an AOR sound of old, and I have to admit they do it quite well. 'Holdin your own', 'Back to me' and 'So much in love are all very nice slabs of AOR, as is 'Right this minute', 'Shut up and drive' and 'The ride'. The rest I'm not overly keen on, but that's a good percentage there. All very nice, almost Nelson debut-esque AOR. I like it.

From: juan carlos Date: December 9, 2007 at 0:44
Muy buen disco de AOR sin dudas con cierto aire a Westcoast por la producción. Yo lo hubiera dejado en 10 temas sin la instrumental y hubiera quedado Genial, hasta los temas Uptempos me encantan como "Luck, Time And Mind" o "The Ride" siempre con sus melodías de rigor, pero mis favoritas son "Back To Me" "Not Just The Night" "Holdin' Your Own" y "Right This Minute"(balada muy bonita). Jerry y Rick se reparten las voces y ni se nota, coros/melodías y solos de lo mejor. 8.8/10

From: darobinson Date: July 4, 2008 at 22:55
Why is this release so hard to find? Is it all ready OOP? Love these guys but have not been able to find this release.

From: DazBuFF Date: October 1, 2012 at 18:32
Just got a copy of this........now to give it a spin

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