DOWNLOAD FESTIVAL 2015 LINEUP ANNOUNCED – SLIPKNOT, MUSE, and KISS SET TO HEADLINE

Next summer, Slipknot, Muse, and KISS are set to headline Download Festival 2015 at Donington Park in Leicestershire, UK. Muse issued a collective statement, “We’re looking forward to rocking the fuck out at Download!” Slipknot frontman Corey Taylor added, “Being invited back to Download always feels like coming home.” Other featured acts … Continue reading

50 LOVE SONGS AND HEATBREAK ANTHEMS FOR A ROCKIN’ VALENTINE’S DAY

Music evokes emotion. Valentine’s Day can be an awesome celebration of love, or a painful reminder of heartache. This is a list of 50 songs of love and anthems for the broken hearted.  Some are heartwarming, some are heartbreaking, and a few are just make you want to take your pants … Continue reading

ROCK ON THE RANGE 2014 LINEUP ANNOUNCED – AVENGED SEVENFOLD, GUNS N’ ROSES, KID ROCK, SLAYER, ALTER BRIDGE, BLACK LABEL SOCIETY, CHEVELLE, MASTODON, BRING ME THE HORIZON, CROBOT, AND MORE

All hail to the hardest rocking festival of the season. The official lineup for Rock On The Range 2014 has been announced, with headliners Avenged Sevenfold, Guns N’ Roses, and Kid Rock. The three-day rock ‘n’ roll extravaganza will also include sets from Alter Bridge, Black Label Society, Motörhead, Mastodon, Staind, Adelitas Way, Theory of a … Continue reading

THE MOST ANTICIPATED ROCK ALBUMS OF 2014 – PART 1

Bruce Springsteen – High Hopes (January 14) Switchfoot – Fading West (January 14) Young The Giant – Mind Over Matter (January 21) Iced Earth – Plagues of Babylon (January 21) Warpaint – Warpaint (January 21) Against Me! – Transgender Dysphoria Blues (January 21) Throwdown – Intolerance (January 28) The Gaslight Anthem – … 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

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

Top 10 Rock Songs for America on The 4th of July 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. Five Finger Death Punch – “American Capitalist” … Continue reading