GOO GOO DOLLS AND DRUMMER MIKE MALININ OFFICIALLY PART WAYS

It’s a sad start to 2014 for Goo Goo Dolls fans, as the melodic rock songsmiths and long-time drummer Mike Malinin have officially parted ways. The seemingly amicable split came on New Year’s Eve as a result of Malinin’s continued absence from the band due to a family issue. Lifehouse drummer Rock Woolstenhulme,… Continue reading

THE TOP 50 ROCK ALBUMS OF 2013

50. The Dillinger Escape Plan – One of Us Is The Killer 49. Red Fang – Whales and Leeches 48. Avenged Sevenfold – Hail To The King 47. Fall Out Boy – Save Rock and Roll 46. Black Veil Brides – Wretched and Divine: The Story of The Wild Ones 45. Falling In Reverse – Fashionably… Continue reading

ROCK AND ROLL HALL OF FAME ANNOUNCES 2014 INDUCTEES – KISS, NIRVANA, PETER GABRIEL, AND MORE

The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame has announced their 2014 Inductees. Among this year’s honorees are Peter Gabriel, Cat Stevens, Hall and Oates, The E Street Band, and glam rock icons KISS. Grunge legends Nirvana are also included in this year’s class, and will be inducted in their first year of eligibility. Just over a… Continue reading

DAVE GROHL AND ZAC BROWN BAND RELEASE ‘THE GROHL SESSIONS, VOL. 1’

The iconic Dave Grohl has established himself as a music renaissance man, especially in recent years. Aside from getting his start as the drummer of Nirvana and now fronting Foo Fighters (two of the greatest bands of all-time), he’s turned his talent to film directing and producing. In the last year-and-a-half, Dave… Continue reading

IMAGINE DRAGONS WIN ‘FAVORITE ALTERNATIVE ROCK ARTIST’ AT 2013 AMERICAN MUSIC AWARDS

Last night, innovative alt-rockers Imagine Dragons took home the award for Favorite Alternative Rock Artist at the 2013 American Music Awards. They were also one of the performance highlights of the evening, playing “Demons” and their smash hit, “Radioactive” (which can be viewed above). The band was pitted against excellent competition in Mumford and Sons and The Lumineers.… Continue reading

THE AVETT BROTHERS SET TO HEADLINE MUSIKFEST ON AUGUST 7 IN BETHLEHEM, PA

Grammy-nominated folk rockers The Avett Brothers are set to headline Musikfest 2014 this summer in Bethlehem, PA. The band will take the Sands Steel Stage at PNC Plaza on Thursday, August 7 at 7pm. Tickets for the show are $40-$50 and go on sale to ArtsQuest Members on Tuesday, Dec. 3 at 10 a.m., and to the… Continue reading