Dee Snider is the out spoken, wild hair front man of the heavy metal band Twisted Sister. Dee is currently one of the subjects in a recent exhibit at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame titled “Louder Than Words: Rock, Power and Politics”.
Twisted Sister’s Dee Snider talks about the Rock and Roll Hall of Fames latest exhibit “Louder Than Words: Rock, Power and Politics”
With more and more multi-day festival popping up around the country it’s hard to figure out which ones are the real deal and which ones are merely just jumping on the band wagon. I am here to tell you that “Rock N’ Derby” is in fact the real deal.
Fans of the trio’s previous works and various groups will certainly want to pick up a copy of “Poison Headache”.
Punk mainstay Harley Flanagan is often recognized as one of the most influential members of the NY hardcore/punk scene of the early 1980’s.
When a performer crosses mediums it can go one of two ways, either really well or in the case of “Songs From the Garage” really bad.
Former As I Lay Dying guitarist and current Wovenwar guitarist Phil Sgrosso talks about his latest project Poison Headache.
Imagine John, a benefit concert for Lift Disability Network, will be performed Saturday, May 21st at 6:00pm on the lawn of The Bear Club at Keene’s Point in Windermere, FL
“Misadventures” combines Pierce the Veils energetic, genre blending sound with internal struggles that the bands fan base can surely all relate to.
Trivium co-guitarist Cory Beaulieu discusses the bands latest album, their upcoming performance at the inaugural “Rock N’ Derby” event and his thoughts on the changing tour landscape.
If you are looking for something to kick start your senses grab a copy of “The Concrete Confessional” and go to town!
The star of Repo! The Genetic Opera and Songwriters of The Devil’s Carnival explore early American killers in a rustic new concept album
Some impressively wordy titles are about all you will find in the latest release from Rob Zombie.
Host of Radio Classics on Sirius/XM
Rock and Roll Hall of Famer and former Kiss guitarist Ace Frehley made a stop at the F.M. Kirby Center in Wilkes Barre, PA on April 15th, as part of a 12 show east-coast run promoting his latest album release titled “Origins Vol.1”
Actress/Musician/Comedian Margaret Cho tells us about the album, her current project with Amazon.com and about just what happened at The Stress Factory on March 26th.
Bella D. pushes the boundaries of artistic hard rock with a unique signature blend of operatic vocals and intricate steampunk themed storytelling.
The 11 tracks which make up the groups sixth studio album all have potential to be hits as the album is spilling over with pop like hooks which are set nicely against a rock and roll background making for a great listening experience.
It doesn’t matter how dedicated of an Ace fan you are “Origins Vol. 1” is a must have for any fan of hard rock music.
For long time fans of Zakk dating back to the old “Pride and Glory” days this is a no brainer to pick up.
Reunited Guns N’ Roses release city names for upcoming summer tour.
Though not the first live concert performance release from metal gods Judas Priest it is however the first live release from the band to cover material from practically every album including “Redeemer of Souls”.
The Journeys Alternative Press Music Awards Fueled by Monster Energy Announces 2016 Award Show Categories & Nominees
As announced last month, the 2016 Journeys Alternative Press Music Awards, Fueled by Monster Energy will air live on TV and social media on the evening of July 18th from Schottenstein Center in Columbus, OH
Despite it being a rather cold night in Syracuse the bands and a handful of dedicated fans filled the small multi use venue for a night of metal musings.
Icons of cult cinema, Terrance Zdunich (Repo! The Genetic Opera) and Saar Hendelman (The Devil’s Carnival franchise) pull the trigger on a new, twisted musical world, American Murder Song.
If the cast of characters listed on the cover doesn’t grab your attention then skip this book entirely as any fan of music will certainly know at least one or two of the characters who fill “Small Town Talk’s” 402 pages.
Brain Fallon’s first attempt as a solo artist comes off completely genuine and harkens back to the singer/songwriter era of the early 60’s but with a modern twist.
“Living Like a Runaway” is a quick read that keeps the reader’s attention over the course of its 272 pages.
Yes some of the sexual innuendos used in “Live From Lexxi’s Mom’s Garage” have started to become a bit tiresome however the catchiness of Steel Panthers songs are what keep me coming back time and time again.
guitarist/co-founder of the rock group Mr. Big
The night was part storytelling and part music as both set of performers aimed to provide the audience with a nights worth of entertainment.
I can’t wait until the show is in town again. Go get your tickets. GO!
Steve “Lips” Kudlow is the lead singer and guitar player for the heavy metal group Anvil.
If you are looking for heavy, the latest offering from Anthrax will certainly fulfill that need.
LAMB OF GOD Announces U.S. Headline Tour with CLUTCH and CORROSION OF CONFORMITY
Check out below for a complete list of dates to catch Donavon live!
If you are a long time Mountain/Leslie West devotee then “Soundcheck” will fit perfectly in to your music collection.
The historic venue was packed to the rafters with energetic metals fans who were more than ready to live up to their “Killadelphia” name sake.
The night proved to be a great extension of the Christmas holiday as the night’s performance took you on a magical music adventure which made for a very enjoyable concert experience.
The Media Mikes crew would like send our heartfelt condolences to all the friends, family and band members of Lemmy. He will truly be missed.
The bill which featured Black Fast, Nekrogoblikon, Havok and Battlecross was certainly not one for the faint of heart as all 4 bands commanded the crowd’s attention before pummeling them with a barrage of bombastic sonic landscapes.
“SOS – Stuck on Stoopit,” the fourth and final installment of the Stoopit series, scheduled for release this coming Spring.
Guitarist for Wizards of Winter
Cody Hoffman & City of the Weak the video showcases not only the band’s music but also the immense visual appeal that the band carries.
Clocking in at just over 40 minutes, what “Repentless” lacks in run time it makes up for in guitar riffage,
Very apparent that Mr. Brockie left some extremely large latex and goo covered shoes to fill
Co-founder/bassist for the heavy metal band White Zombie
Drummer for David Letterman’s house band the CBS Orchestra
Lead vocalist of heavy metal group Sevendust
“Kill the Flaw” doesn’t reinvent the wheel but instead it capitalizes on the strengths Sevendust are known for
“Bad Magic” is the latest offering from the band and sadly I just couldn’t get into the album
Features 23 live tracks which were recorded during various shows from the bands tour last year
Former Guitarist from Mudvayne and Hellyeah
Terror once again proves why they are easily one of my favorite hardcore bands out there.
After three and a half hours the bands said goodnight to an adoring crowd who gave them a much deserved ovation.
With a line up this impressive the energy outside was running high and as the night progressed each act did a great job building on that energy.
“VII: Sturm Und Drang” the bands most well rounded release to date
Though I found the album didn’t quite capture all the power of the groups live element it certainly comes pretty close.
“Meliora” is a decent album. Will it appeal to everyone? Probably not.
The unique surroundings proved to be the perfect setting for the annual music festival which featured 10 bands and a variety of local vendors
Throughout the bands 22 song set the band took time to show their appreciation for the crowds support throughout the numerous bouts of bad weather leading up to the bands performance.
There were certainly many highlights of the evening’s performance and the band did a spot on job of giving the fans their money’s worth
The Legend of Zelda: Symphony of the Goddesses was a delicious meal for the ears and eyes
The “Live 2016” appearances will be David Gilmour’s first live concert dates since the “On An Island” tour in 2006
Drummer Howie Fields and bass player “Big” John Wallace answser a few questions about Harry Chapin and his music.
As the set progressed both Ann and Nancy took turns at the mic introducing the numbers and giving some background on some of the more personal songs.
Lead singer for rock band Starset
The latest offering from Phinehas is an album you can throw on and listen to over and over again without it becoming stale or repetitive.
As the album progresses listeners are bombarded with distorted guitars and catchy choruses that with ease get stuck in your head.
Ever since the group’s reunion in 2008 Lynch Mob has continued to once again grow with each album they release and “Rebel” is no exception
They bill themselves as “The Worlds’ Greatest Rock and Roll Band,” and last Saturday night the Rolling Stones more then lived up to that title…
Each time Rob Zombie takes the stage he does not disappoint and this night’s show was no different
(Against Me!)…the band sounded killer as always which made for a really great night of music.
Even though I found the first half of the album to be a bit redundant as a whole “Cauterize” is a rawkus 10 track release
Bass Guitarist for Anti-Flag
With Etheridge’s last live release clocking in at over 2 hrs. and packed with bonus footage there was certainly something’s left to be desired.
Even if you are not a fan of the whole goblin perspective “Heavy Meta” is strong enough to stand on its own as a solid extreme metal album.
Legendary Guitarist with Cacophony
The night proved to be a unique and up close experience that the Syracuse crowd seemed to really enjoy.
Drummer for heavy metal band Coal Chamber
Vocalist for the legendary bay area thrash metal band Testament
Drummer for the Finnish bluegrass/rock/metal band Steve ‘N’ Seagulls
From start to finish “Peace in Our Time” held my attention and made me want to get up and move.
Long time Coal Chambers fans who have been wishing for the release of new material prayers have been answered as “Rivals” will certainly meet their expectations.
Cruise with Today’s Greatest Guitar Gods – Setting Sail February 20, 2016 from Miami, FL
Announcing the Second Annual “Journeys Alternative Press Music Awards” Fueled by Monster Energy Drink
Set for July 22, 2015 at Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland, OH
Solid song structure consisting of catchy choruses and thought provoking verses make this an album that gets in your head and stays there
With such a solid effort from the bands first attempt I am anxious to hear what they will do next as the future seems bright for Revolve.
Lead singer in The Runaways
Lead singer/guitarist for the heavy metal band Prong
Guitarist/Collaborator with Miles Davis, Joni Mitchell, George Harrison and Kiss
Lead singer of Fall to June
Though I wasn’t a fan of all the discs from the “Defenders of the Faith” 30th Anniversary Deluxe Edition I found the live portion of this release more than made up for it.
The first collaboration between Mayfield and Avett and hopefully not the last as the magic heard on the album was flawlessly created on stage
Though this may be John’s first tour as a solo artist he’s certainly no stranger to the stage as his 20 plus years of experience in music certainly showed as he worked the audience like a true veteran of the stage