Category: Classic rock

Classic laser rock shows are back at the Saint-Louis planetarium

ST. LOUIS, Mo. – You can travel back in time during the McDonnell Planetarium laser show series. The dome will merge art, light, with a classic art soundtrack with stunning visuals. The St. Louis Science Center claims 3D atmospheric effects are an unforgettable experience. Laser shows have been an attraction at the planetarium for decades. […]

Classic rock band to release live album recorded in Hudson Valley

An iconic classic rock band is celebrating their 50th anniversary with the release of a brand new live album recorded right here in the Hudson Valley. Just months before the global pandemic hit the United States, Daryl’s house in Pawling was packed for an unforgettable performance. Now that concert is commemorated on a brand new […]

DPAO’s summer concerts return with country, comedy and classic rock | Arts and entertainment

WATERTOWN – The Disabled People’s Action Benefit Concerts return this summer as a country, comedy and classic rock ‘n roll act take the stage. For the first time in more than 40 years, DPAO was unable to host its annual concert series last year, as the COVID-19 pandemic and state-related restrictions made such gatherings impossible. […]

Styx’s “Crash of the Crown” is a glorious comeback for classic rock giants

Rating: 4.0 / 5.0 With 17 studio albums, nine live albums and 16 compilation albums, Styx has consistently shown that he can stand the test of time. Formed in 1972, Styx has already built an indestructible legacy for himself, exploring genres such as progressive rock, art rock, and everything in between. Released on June 18 […]

Classic Rock Magazine: 30 Years of Pearl Jam, and the Seven Weeks That Saved Rock

Thirty years later, the story of Pearl Jam is one of fame, fortune, struggling to stay in control of one’s career, destiny and integrity, and having to suffer more than its fair share of tragedy. It’s a story we tell in the new issue of Classic rock. “We have always looked out for each other,” […]

Parrot named Tico goes viral for singing classic rock

He repeats the classics. Rock’n’roll has a new star: it has a lot of fans, is prone to colorful, feathery clothes, and it can moan hits better than others. Tico, a double yellow-headed Amazon parrot, has gathered 135,000 YouTube subscribers who watch the animal perform popular rock songs, including “Semi-Charmed Life” by Third Eye Blind, […]

There’s an all-time new classic rock song ‘Number One’

The greatest rock and roll song of all time isn’t “Stairway to Heaven”, “Layla” or “Freebird”. This Memorial Day weekend, the house of rock and roll performed its annual countdown to the 500 best songs of all time. The countdown also coincided with the 45th anniversary of WPDH’s first signing as a rock station in […]

Miley Cyrus posts roasting meme of men who love her classic rock covers

The world of music criticism is almost two decades away from the rise of poptimism, but recent years have scratched the veneer of pop music’s apparent acceptance thanks to vocally surprised reactions to projects like Taylor Swift’s. Folklore and that of Olivia Rodrigo Sour – not to mention all the panic about Phoebe Bridgers smashing […]

Robert Fripp and Toyah Cover Scorpions Classic, Rock You Like A Hurricane, Unveil New Limited Edition Product | Guitare.com

King Crimson mastermind Robert Fripp and his wife Toyah are back with another rocking cover, this time of the classic Scorpions, Rock You like a hurricane. The duo’s latest entry Sunday lunch the video series arrived May 23 on YouTube. “Toyah, Robert and Sidney release another classic with a touch of feline variety,” wrote the […]

Monadnock Ledger-Transcript – Classic rock cover band Sheepdip gearing up for summer tour

It’s Wednesday night and the music coming out of the Spillmore is initially low as you carefully navigate the bumpy dirt road beside Pool Pond in Rindge. The tunes coming out of the cabin are familiar, but the song and lyrics in particular aren’t clear until the doors open to reveal the full extent of […]

New Wave of Classic Rock album tracklist and trailer capturing the spirit of the Zeitgeist unveiled

The tracklist of the next compilation album The Official New Wave of Classic Rock – Volume 1 is out. The album, which brings together many of rock’s brightest rising stars, features many names who have packed their bags Classic rock‘s Tracks Of The Week over the past few years. “We’ve been exploring the possibility of […]

Classic Rock Authors Bring New Music Show to Huntley Community Radio

Since the early 1970s, veteran concert photographer Jim Summaria from Algonquin has captured acts of the classic rock era in concert halls in and around Chicago. With friend and writer Mark Plotnick of Libertyville, the two co-wrote “Classic Rock – Photographs from Yesterday and Today” (Amherst Media, Buffalo NY). James Eggers, executive director of WHRU […]

Modern covers of old songs | Classic rock covers

[Photos via YouTube] Even though we are always on the lookout for new things, covers old songs from our favorite artists are always gifts welcomed with open arms. There’s something about a cover that’s always exciting, especially when it’s other musicians showing off their karaoke skills. It’s cool to see the artist put his signature […]

QUEEN / JOURNEY Celebrates Classic Rock at the Prima Theater

“Don’t stop Believin.” “Bohemian Rhapsody.” “Another that bites the dust.” If you ask a millennial or a baby boomer, they know these songs. Queen & Journey’s golden songbook includes some of the world’s most beloved rock songs. Manifesting the excitement that emanates from the melodies and lyrics we all know and love, the Prima Theater […]

This classic rock band still on top of the world with the latest release

Wayne parry | The Associated Press Cheap tip, “In another world” (BMG) In another world, it’s still 1979, and Cheap Trick is arguably America’s greatest rock band. Songs like “Here’s Looking at You” dominate FM radio and teenagers jump on “The Party”, singing with “do-do-dos” reminiscent of Jimi Hendrix’s “Crosstown Traffic”. “On Top of the […]

The 100 Most Influential Guitarists of All Time: Only in Classic Rock, On Sale Now

What would rock’n’roll be without guitarists, eh? Answer: nowhere – because there wouldn’t be scary rock and roll. This month, we take a look at some of the sound architects without whom the musical landscape would be (and sound) much different. Join us on our in-depth dive celebrating many players who don’t always get the […]

Only one new classic rock album made it to the top 200 last year

Only one recently released classic rock album has been ranked in the Top 200 of 2020 Billboard graphic: Ordinary man, Ozzy Osbourne’s 12th studio album, released last February. Tight at n ° 199, Ordinary man just made the list, while many other classic rock artists who released albums last year were conspicuously absent. Bob Dylan’s […]

RICHIE KOTZEN on a new album with IRON MAIDEN’s ADRIAN SMITH – “Classic Rock, But A Little On The Heavier Side”

Jimmy Kay of The Metal Voice in Canada recently sat down with Richie Kotzen (Mr. Big, Poison, The Winery Dogs), who is promoting the debut album of his collaboration project with Adrian Smith from Iron Maiden. Smith / Kotzen, will release their self-titled debut album on March 26, 2021 via BMG. On how the two […]

Classic Rock Magazine: Pink Floyd Cover – Issue 286, April 2020

More often than not, when the name “Pink Floyd” is mentioned, many fans immediately think of The dark side of the moon Where The wall. Or for Floyd’s early devotees, thoughts might turn to Syd Barrett. But what about this fertile post-Syd and pre-Dark Side period? It’s an intriguing time for a band struggling to […]

Classic Rock Legends Cactus to release new album “Tightrope” in April

Classic 70s rock legends CACTUS will release his new album, “Tightrope”, April 2 via Cleopatra Records. The effort will be available on digipak CD, a deluxe 2LP box set with a gatefold cover and colorful vinyl, and, of course, digital platforms everywhere. CACTUS became known as “the American ZEPPELIN LED“, a nickname they possessed due […]

Classic Rock Legends Cactus To Release New Album “Tightrope” In April

Classic Rock Legends of the 70s CACTUS will release their new album, “Tightrope”April 2 through Records of Cleopatra. The effort will be available on CD digipak, a deluxe 2LP set with gatefold cover and colored vinyl, and, of course, on digital platforms everywhere. CACTUS became known as “the American ZEPPELIN LED“, a nickname they possessed […]

Top 10 new albums by classic rock artists in 2020

Like many industries, the music industry has not functioned as it normally would. In many ways, these effects were negative. Many tours have been canceled or postponed, and some artists have struggled with considerable health problems. If there was a bright spot in coming out of “the break”, it would be that some artists have […]

The Rolling Stones, Springsteen … The Killers: what is classic rock? | Pop and rock

In the weekly magazine of the Resolute Guide! chronicle, we take a look at a crucial pop culture question you were dying to know the answer to – and let’s fix it, once and for all The Rolling Stones, Fleetwood Mac and Bruce Springsteen, to name just three, are all rock bands that have achieved […]

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