Tesla – Psychotic Supper 25th Anniversary Edition

The third studio record from Sacramento-based Tesla, may not have offered a chart-topping ballad like 1989s “Great Radio Controversy” (“Love Song” was a staple of just about every high school mix tape for years on) or gotten the MTV love that Five Man Acoustical Jam warranted a year later, but song for song, “Psychotic Supper” is the band’s best record.

Packaged by their label at the time as yet another hair metal band, Tesla was more of a Blues-loving hard rock band than their glammed up, three-chord peers. You got a sense any hair spray was applied begrudgingly. Continue reading “Tesla – Psychotic Supper 25th Anniversary Edition”