Month: October 2021

Giving alternative rock music a modern, queer twist • Instinct Magazine

Fab The Duo – Greg Driscoll and Brendan Eprile (promo photos via Instagram) out of band Fab the duo celebrates the release of their second EP, Toxic air and attitudes, a collection of high-octane alternative rock tracks with a decidedly modern, queer twist. They have a current and contemporary vibe with just a index from […]

Spoon Preview Classic Rock-Inspired LP with New Song “The Hardest Cut”

It took a little longer than expected, but Spoon has finally announced his new album. Lucifer on the couch, released in February. As frontman Britt Daniel said Rolling stone As of September 2020, the album was about 80% complete before the Covid-19 pandemic hit, forcing the band to stop recording. While waiting to start working […]

Half a Century of America: Classic Rock Band Performs at the Palace on Friday

Over fifty years later, America still carries its harmonic rock and roll flag. CONTRIBUTEDAmerica – Gerry Beckley, left, and Dewey Bunnell – come to the Palace Theater on Friday. On Friday, America – who is Gerry Beckley and Dewey Bunnell – heads to Waterbury to perform on stage at the Palace Theater. The group is […]

Brighton and Hove News »A night of loud punk rock music in Hove

Jimi from Top Left Club live at Brunswick Basement Bar, Hove 23.10.21 (photo Watkins cris/PunkInFocus) (Click on the photo to enlarge) HAUT GAUCHE CLUB + OHMNS + HUMAN INVENTION – LE CAVE BAR, BRUNSWICK, HOVE 23.10.21 Local concert promoters Weirdsville and Stay sick tonight put a trio of punk rock bands in front of Brunswick […]

How Canadian rock music came to fruition at Massey Hall in the 1990s

Many luminaries of the country’s music scene have moved from balcony to stage during this decade, writes David McPherson Richard Beland The Tragically Hip first gained international attention on the Massey Hall stage in the late 1980s. The following is taken from the forthcoming Massey Hall book by David McPherson, which will be published by […]

Stonover Inn Turns From Rock Music Producer to Former Broadway Star and ‘West Wing’ Actress | Central Berkshires

LENOX – Many locals still call it “the duck farm” – officially, the Stonover Inn, a historic Under Mountain Road property owned for 20 years by former rock music producer Tom Werman and his wife, Suky, an educator who reinvented himself as an art gallery curator for the farm’s renovated barn. Randy Grimmett and Allison […]

Classic Rock Tribute “Arch Allies” to perform at the Fargo Theater in January 2022 – Fargo Underground

The first tribute band in the United States with hits from Bon Jovi, Queen, Journey, Styx, REO Speedwagon, Boston and Def Leppard, Arch Allies is a timeless tribute centered on making classic rock sing with dynamic vocals, Huge guitars, dashing keyboards and mighty drums. To be accused of “Lip Syncing” because of their ability to […]

10 moments that changed the history of rock music

The history of music is littered with those moments that changed the cause of its evolution. As music scholars endlessly debate the origins of this genre or movement, it’s difficult to pinpoint exactly what sparked certain trends. That said, there are those moments that are universally accepted as being groundbreaking in reorienting the cause of […]

Monufest Takes Over Downtown New Port Richey With Punk Rock Music | New

NEW PORT RICHEY – Sharing a passion for music has brought together more than three friends since childhood, this widened the opportunities for local artists to perform in New Port Richey’s premier Monufest. Ashtray Monument, a local label created by Drew Williams, Louis Ciper and Jay MacDonald in 2018, has since signed 40 groups. The […]

The historic Ellen Theater reopens; Modern rock orchestra star performance

When the historic Ellen Theater reopens this fall, Guitar One Records recording and touring artist Grant Ferguson is a featured act, performing at 7 p.m. Friday, November 5, with his Modern Rock Orchestra (MRO ), which was recently sold out. held in Billings, MT. Ferguson, based at Red Lodge, has built a loyal following with […]

Classic rock band Styx and R&B queen Patti LaBelle head to the Hard Rock Casino in downtown Cincinnati in November 2021

(LR) Styx and Patti LaBelle will soon be performing at the Hard Rock Casino in Cincinnati.Photos: and Two legendary artists in very different genres will soon be in Cincinnati. Progressive rock band Styx and R&B / Gospel / Pop queen Patti LaBelle will be heading to Pendleton’s Hard Rock Casino next month as […]

10 obscure but brilliant Japanese psych rock bands – including the original Ghost

As krautrock took hold of the traditionally-bound German music scene in the late 1960s and early 1990s, a similar psychedelic revolution was taking place in Japan – diverse but complementary, utopian in spirit, but finding this sense of wonder in legendary pastoral pasts as well as legendary futures. This urge to explore has continued to […]

10 best Canadian rock bands of all time

What’s the first thing you imagine when you think of Canada? Well, speaking in a very stereotypical way, it could be frozen wide-mouthed tundra, rugged loggers, Putin, or unfailing politeness. Further down this list would likely be a thriving music scene. But Canada’s rock and roll credentials have long been established. They may be best […]

The Ultimate Classic Rock Showdown Comes to Charleston for Beatles vs. Stones Concert | Charleston scene

Two bands that spawned rival fan groups in the ’60s come together to some satisfaction in the form of a showdown of classic rock covers of the British invasion. It’s The Beatles vs. The Rolling Stones for a touring performance to be held at the Charleston Music Hall on October 17th. If you are going […]

Movie Review: Film about one of the most influential alternative rock bands of all time

Formed in New York in 1964, with original training from Lou Reed, John Cale, Sterling Morrison and Angus MacLise, the avant-garde and provocative rocker of the Velvet Underground had little commercial success at the time. However, in the years that followed, they were recognized as one of the most influential alternative rock bands of all […]

Publication of the book The Venue That Changed Rock Music Forever

Book ‘Fillmore East: The Venue That Changed Rock Music Forever’ available now from journalist / photographer Frank Mastropolo This year marks the 50th anniversary of the closure of Fillmore East, promoter Bill Graham’s rock mecca in New York’s East Village. A celebrity show on June 27, 1971, conducted by the Allman Brothers Band, the J. […]

HomeSafe’s Classic Rock & Roll Party

HomeSafe The classic rock & roll evening Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino, Hollywood January 29, 2022 • WHO: HomeSafe with Event Chairs Steve Bernstein and Abby Bernstein-Henderson • WHAT: The classic rock and roll evening HomeSafe’s annual fundraiser, The Classic Rock and Roll Party, includes a full dinner, open bar, silent auction and live […]

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