About Matt Bishop

Welcome to the Revival of rock 'n' roll music. The way you used to hear rock, see rock, and feel rock is going to be shattered into a million pieces, reassembled, and revived. Dive into the realm of rock with interviews, concert coverage, and breaking news that make the music seem real again - in your ears, in your mind, and right in front of your very eyes. You'll feel the cool steel of the guitar strings and the smooth wood grain of the drum sticks right in your hands, all with the echoes of reverb in your head. This is the way rock was supposed to be experienced. Welcome to the Revival of rock 'n' roll music.

Godsmack begin writing new studio album for 2018 release

by Matt Bishop | January 21, 2017 [TRR] Godsmack have officially begun work on their upcoming seventh studio LP. Frontman Sully Erna posted a photo of a flametop Gibson Les Paul on his official Instagram account with the caption “Let the writing begin…” The picture and post can be seen … Continue reading

Iron Maiden Announce 2017 Book of Souls North American Tour

by Matt Bishop | January 19, 2017 [TRR] Heavy metal icons Iron Maiden have announced their return to North America for another leg of the Book of Souls Tour in 2017. After only playing a select number of dates in the U.S. last year, the band will mount a much … Continue reading

Dave Matthews and Tim Reynolds Announce 2017 Tour

by Matt Bishop | January 17, 2017 Guitar gurus Dave Matthews and Tim Reynolds have announced a 2017 tour that will take them across North America and Europe. The trek kicks off on January 25 at the Smart Financial Center in Sugar Land, TX and wraps up on June 18 at the Merriweather Post … Continue reading

Ozzy Osbourne, Kiss, Korn Set To Headline Chicago Open Air 2017

by Matt Bishop | January 17, 2017 After putting together monumental festival bill last year, Chicago Open Air (US) has one again unleashed a monster lineup. This year Ozzy Osbourne, KISS, and Korn are set to headline. Other featured acts slated to perform include Rob Zombie, Godsmack, Slayer, Stone Sour, Megadeth, Seether, … Continue reading

AVENGED SEVENFOLD, ROB ZOMBIE, SLAYER SET TO HEADLINE ROCK FEST 2017

by Matt Bishop | January 13, 2017 For this year’s installment of Rock Fest in Caddot, WI, Avenged Sevenfold, Rob Zombie, and Slayer will serve as headliners. Other featured acts include Korn, Shinedown, Volbeat, Stone Sour, Megadeth, Lamb of God, Anthrax, Clutch, Sevendust, HELLYEAH, Lita Ford, and many more. Tickets are on sale … Continue reading

TOOL, MUMFORD & SONS SET TO HEADLINE BOSTON CALLING IN MAY

By Matt Bishop | January 12, 2017 Today in a huge announcement, it was confirmed that Tool and Mumford & Sons will headline Boston Calling in May along with Chance The Rapper. Other rock and alternative acts set to perform are Bon Iver, Weezer, The 1975, Cage The Elephant, Nathaniel … Continue reading