Sounds Like: Clutch, Captain Beefheart, Band Of Gypsys Jimi Hendrix
Label: Rock Toonz Records & Art
Bio: MHZ is an original hard rock/blues band of riff-crafting artists and philosophers from Long Island. The Megahertz Band sound is in constant evolution, clearly influenced by the great music of the late 60's and 70's, but without a doubt draws from a diverse sonic palette. MHZ's unique brand of tra...See Full Bio
"Drawing on influences ranging from Seattle Grunge to Woodstock royalty, Mhz plowed through a fairly heavy 12 song set, long on crunching rhythms and peppered with some fine riffing by Hertz. Cardone handled all but one of the lead vocals, adeptly showing off a fine mix of biting angst and ominously dark singing. Tracks such as "Trouble Child," "Blakk Rayne" and "Shades" are not aiming for pop immortality but they are highly-effective, brooding adventures in punch and counterpunch... Mhz had an uncanny sense of just-right changes of pace for the night... By the time they brought the set to an exclamation point with a medley of "The Protest Song" and Ten Year After's "I Want to Change the World," Mhz had steamed through an impressive night of two-fisted rock full of shadows and ominous overtones."