If you’re a fan of the 80’s L.A. music scene then you’ve probably heard the name Shark Island. Once one of the top bands in Southern California, Shark Island spanned the era from Van Halen to Guns N’ Roses. While their popularity on the Strip didn’t translate to mainstream success they remain as one of the bands that most influenced the look and sound of the era. Frontman Richard Black is back with a new lineup and a new record, Bloodline 2.020, and recently took some time to talk about it.
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