Category: Rock music

Brevard Singer-Songwriter John McDonald Wins Trop Rock Music Association Single of the Year Award for “Islandology”

Presented at the Trop Rock Music Awards Show on November 4 in Key West LOOK: Brevard singer-songwriter John McDonald received the Trop Rock Music Association’s Single of the Year award for the title track from his current album, Islandology. Above, McDonald speaks to Space Coast Daily’s Giles Malone about his recent award. BREVARD COUNTY • […]

Rock music has had sympathy for God as well as the devil – Kennedy Center winner Amy Grant is just one big star who has crossed the line between “Christian” music and “secular” music.

Eds: This story was provided by The Conversation for AP customers. The Associated Press does not guarantee the content. David W. Stowe, Michigan State University (THE CONVERSATION) After three multi-platinum and six platinum albums, 30 million albums sold and more than a billion streams, singer Amy Grant is about to receive one of the biggest […]

Sparkling classical and rock music: Doc Snow releases music that touches the hearts and minds of audiences.

This music consortium is best known for being experimental with a sophisticated edge of power. Doc Snow is an up-and-coming artist whose original creations dance beyond the ordinary boundaries that the music industry tries to maintain. The tunes from his new album, damage, bring together rock, classic, folk, jazz and even avant-garde sounds in a […]

Reviving the golden age of rock n roll with electrifying rock music – Buffalo, Jr. evokes nostalgia with new album

Richard W. Stout III ‘Indigo Groove’ is a gripping album that depicts Buffalo, Jr., and Marc Ford’s splendid ability to let groove take over and dazzle audiences. OLD LYME, CONNECTICUT, USA, November 1, 2022 /EINPresswire.com/ — A Rock record that will undoubtedly delight the public, ‘Indigo Groove‘ is the perfect blend of creative Connecticut band […]

Skillet’s John Cooper Says God Made Rock Music

Posted: October 10, 2022 John Cooper/Instagram Skillet’s John Cooper Says God Made Rock Music By Movieguide® Contributor John Cooper, frontman of Grammy-nominated Christian rock band Skillet, said in a recent interview that rock music doesn’t have to conflict with Christianity and encourages Christians not to give the devil’s music that God created. “I never understood […]

Special-edition cult classics and cinematic masterpieces rule the fall

Streaming channels and cable channels are scrambling right now in an attempt to outdo their competitors’ Halloween programming. Whether it’s AMC’s FearFest or HBO Max’s House of Halloween, there are plenty of spooky viewings available. But if terror isn’t your first fancy, there are classics from Martin Scorsese and Brian De Palma and cult favorites […]

Special Edition Cult Classics and Movie Masterpieces Dominate Fall – Delco Times

Streaming channels and cable channels are scrambling right now in an attempt to outdo their competitors’ Halloween programming. Whether it’s AMC’s FearFest or HBO Max’s House of Halloween, there are plenty of spooky viewings available. But if terror isn’t your first fancy, there are classics from Martin Scorsese and Brian De Palma and cult favorites […]

Simple Minds’ Jim Kerr on how rock music is more utilitarian than cultural these days, and more

Get vinyl, CDs, box sets, collectibles and Gold mine-only exclusives in the gold mine shop! By Joe Matera First formed in Glasgow in 1977, Scottish band Simple Minds celebrate 45 years as a musical unit this year. Although the band underwent lineup changes along the way, its two main songwriters and founding members, vocalist Jim […]

Heavy rock music that helps ease audiences’ tensions: Dark Capricorn Rising is an eclectic band that produces dark and powerful musical masterpieces.

This up-and-coming new band wants to create music that delights the listener with classic electric guitar tunes that sync with their hearts and minds. Dark Capricorn Rising is a heavy rock band working on musical production that dwells in a genre that helps audiences express their anger while releasing their realities. The group spends a […]

Yardbirds brings iconic British rock music to Annapolis | Entertainment

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Local Nonprofit Brings Rock Music and Mental Health Bands Together for Suicide Prevention Awareness Event | Texas

On Friday night, local rock music and health awareness bands filled Bergfeld Park in Tyler. The collaborative concert event came together with the goal of raising awareness among East Texas community members about suicide prevention through a vision of local nonprofit organization Tiny Evie Rocks. Michael Domingos, co-founder and executive director of Tiny Evie Rocks, […]

Local Nonprofit Brings Rock Music and Mental Health Bands Together for Suicide Prevention Awareness Event | New

On Friday night, local rock music and health awareness bands filled Bergfeld Park in Tyler. The collaborative concert event came together with the goal of raising awareness among East Texas community members about suicide prevention through a vision of local nonprofit organization Tiny Evie Rocks. Michael Domingos, co-founder and executive director of Tiny Evie Rocks, […]

Rock music royalty react to Queen’s death: ‘Gutted’ | September 9, 2022

President Joe Biden and his wife Jill Biden led global tributes to Queen Elizabeth II, releasing a two-page statement on the monarch’s passing. “Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II was more than a monarch,” the president’s statement began. “She defined an era.” The Bidens reflected on their first meeting with the Queen in 1982 and the […]

The world of rock music is still beholden to men who abuse their fame

For musician Leslie Feist, the cost of choosing withdraw from his planned US tour with Arcade Fire will outweigh the huge financial burden. His decision follows the publication of sexual abuse allegations against Arcade Fire frontman Win Butler, the result of a media investigation dating back to 2015. Butler quickly denied responsibility (“I continue to […]

Australian rock music royalty, Rebecca Barnard comes to Kew Court House – Event Information

Rebecca Barnard returns to his jazz roots for two performances at Kew Court House, Friday 9 and Saturday September 10. Alongside her is the exceptional Rebecca Barnard Quartet, made up of Barnard’s son, Harry O’Mara on drums, Paul Williamson on saxophone and the extraordinarily talented Monique Dimattina on piano. These captivating performances will feature original […]

Zoomers Seek To ‘Cancel’ Metallica After ‘Stranger Things’ Clash

Two things happen when an artist has been around long enough. First, they begin to transcend generations, like when Led Zeppelin t-shirts appear year after year in high school hallways as students continue to discover them. Then there’s the backlash of sustained popularity. At this critical moment, that means being “canceled,” and this week it’s […]

Black Francis of the Pixies: “In the age of the internet, rock music has been knocked off its pedestal. People just don’t need it as much, do they?”

In a new interview with the NMEPixies’ Black Francois reflected on the current fortunes of rock music from his perspective as a musician who emerged long before the internet age of streaming services. Compared to how they did – at least when I was a kid – it’s not praised in the same way and […]

Bach to Rock Music School presents the latest segment of its Spotlight series on franchisees, featuring Mengjia Chen, owner of B2R San Diego

Bach to Rock, the American music school for students of all ages The San Diego school opened a month before the pandemic closings. Mengjia Chen quickly turned to virtual classes. His determination and dedication to getting the school off the ground was inspirational, said Brian Gross, president of Bach to Rock. BETHESDA, Maryland (PRWEB) […]

Bach to Rock Music School Announces Winners of Second Annual National Band Battle | New

The second annual Battle of the Bands featured 46 bands from B2R music schools across the United States, with winners in elementary, middle and high school divisions. BETHESDA, MD., July, 1st2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ — From Bach to RockAmerica’s music school for students of all ages, proudly announces the winners of its second annual Battle of the […]

Temporary traffic restrictions and road closures for Let’s Rock music festival in Dalkeith

From 6.00pm Friday to 2.00am Sunday, temporary restrictions on waiting, loading or unloading will be in place along sections of: A6094 High Street from Musselburgh Road and Eskglades, Dalkeith Disabled bays will be exempted and residents will still be able to park there. Temporary no stopping restrictions will be in place at the same times […]

“Rock’s Newest ‘Hip-Hop’ On The Block” Rap and rock music for…

(MENAFN-EIN Presswire) Johnnathan “FIST” releases new hit album FIST’s groundbreaking album combines musical masterpieces from different golden eras of music to produce an innovative consortium of tracks for listeners. LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA, USA, June 1, 2022 /EINPresswire.com/ — Johnnathan “FIST” Edwards is a 51-year-old rising star who has been producing music for 20 years. The […]

“Rock’s Newest ‘Hip-Hop’ On The Block” Rap and Rock Music For The Soul: Johnnathan “FIST” Drops Hit New Album

Johnnathan “FIST” releases new hit album FIST’s groundbreaking album combines musical masterpieces from different golden eras of music to produce an innovative consortium of tracks for listeners. LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA, USA, June 1, 2022 /EINPresswire.com/ — Johnnathan “FIST” Edwards is a 51-year-old rising star who has been producing music for 20 years. The eclectic artist’s […]

Måneskin’s Damiano David responds to Mick Jagger’s opinion on rock music

Mick Jagger’s comments on the rock industry caused a stir among fans after an interview, and now Måneskin frontman Damiano David is speaking out to share his thoughts on the legend’s opinion. According iHeartthe Rolling Stones singer answered a question about Harry Styles, and he mentioned that up-and-coming musicians like Machine Gun Kelly and Yungblud […]

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