Top 10 Rock Songs for America on The 4th of July

In honor of our great nation’s birthday, here’s a couple songs that really rock for America: 10. Don McLean – “American Pie” 9. Kid Rock – “American Bad Ass” 8. Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers – “American Girl” 7. Grand Funk Railroad – “We’re An American Band” 6. Bad Company… Continue reading

SITTING DOWN WITH THE OUTLAW GENTLEMAN – MICHAEL POULSEN OF VOLBEAT

Since their inception in 2005, Volbeat have remained a rare breed of heavy rock music. Their crazy combination of rock ‘n’ roll, country, rockabilly, punk, and metal, they’ve carved themselves a unique niche in a genre that can be very vanilla and watered down at times. Combining jackhammer guitar riffs,… Continue reading

NEEDTOBREATHE set to kick off 2013 Drive All Night Tour

South Carolina alternative rockers NEEDTOBREATHE are set to kick off their 2013 Drive All Night Tour next week. Nearly 7 years after the release of their debut album, the 5-month trek kicks off in Memphis, TN on April 2, and runs cross-country through August. The band is still touring off their latest… Continue reading

Pledging Allegiance to Rock ‘N’ Roll with Ben Wells & Jon Lawhon of Black Stone Cherry

     There’s nothing more American than a rock festival on Labor Day weekend called Rock Allegiance. And you can’t have a festival like this without southern hard-rockers Black Stone Cherry. The band is at the tail-end of a world tour in support of their latest album. I met up with guitarist… Continue reading

THE LAST OF A DYIN’ BREED – A CONVERSATION WITH RICKEY MEDLOCKE OF LYNYRD SKYNYRD

Is rock ‘n’ roll a dying breed of music? Not according to Lynyrd Skynyrd. I recently caught up with guitarist Rickey Medlocke to talk about the band’s current world tour, and their new studio album, Last of A Dyin’ Breed, which was released today on Roadrunner Records. “The tour is goin’ great,” Medlocke… Continue reading

Still Flirtin’ With Disaster – Interview with Bobby Ingram of Molly Hatchet

Still Flirtin’ With Disaster – Interview with Bobby Ingram of Molly Hatchet Molly Hatchet have rocking hard for over 30 years. Since their debut in 1978, and despite their ups and downs, the band has been a mainstay in southern rock and heavy metal for their entire career. The band’s… Continue reading