Click the picture box for footage of the Black Diamonds rehearsing a new song in guitarist Dylan Francis's basement, which doubles as the world headquarters of Bad Breaker Records.
Scene readers voted the Diamonds' "Cold Cold Heart" the best song of 2006. And if you thought that tune was Zeppelinesque, you ain't heard nothin' yet. The band is working on its second full-length with producer Paul Hamann (Pere Ubu, Boulder), who says the band has the potential to be the biggest rockosuarus to stomp out of Northeast Ohio since the James Gang. We agree. -- D.X. Ferris