Festival Review: Ohana Fest 2017

Images by: Johnnie Crow Words by: Melissa Butterfly (TRR) Ohana means family. It doesn’t matter what genre of music, family is family. Whatever your musical influences are, they pour out from the mind to the body and the soul. The 2017 Ohana festival family was a unique blend, full of character… Continue reading

PAUL McCARTNEY, METALLICA, FLORENCE + THE MACHINE SET TO HEADLINE LOLLAPALOOZA 2015 IN CHICAGO

The lineup for Lollapalooza 2015 has been announce, with Paul McCartney, Metallica, and Florence + The Machine set to headline. The festival takes place on July 31 – August 2 at Grant Park in Chicago, IL. Other top rock acts include Alabama Shakes, Brand New, TV On The Radio, twenty… Continue reading

SHAKY KNEES MUSIC FESTIVAL 2015 LINEUP ANNOUNCED – THE STROKES, THE AVETT BROTHERS, SOCIAL DISTORTION, and MORE

The lineup for the 2015 Shaky Knees Music Festival was announced today, with The Strokes, The Avett Brothers, and Wilco are set to headling. The three-day festival will go down on May 8-10 at Central Park in Atlanta, GA. The weekend features a great lineup of rock, folk, alternative, and… Continue reading

BOSTON CALLING MUSIC FESTIVAL LINEUP ANNOUNCED – BECK, PIXIES, GERARD WAY, ST. VINCENT, and MORE

In May, Beck, Pixies, and My Morning Jacket are set to headline the 2015 Boston Calling Music Festival. Also set to perform are Ben Harper and The Innocent Criminals, Tenacious D, Gerard Way, St. Vincent, Vance Joy, TV On The Radio, and more. – by Matt Bishop   FACEBOOK.COM/THEROCKREVIVAL Continue reading

JACK WHITE, VAMPIRE WEEKEND, THE STROKES, PHOENIX, FRANK TURNER, THE 1975, FITZ AND THE TANTRUMS, DEAFHEAVEN, INTERPOL, AND MORE TO ATTEND THE GOVERNORS BALL MUSIC FESTIVAL 2014

It’s still very cold in most parts of the country, but announcements for the U.S. festival season are already heating things up in early 2014. The latest event is The Governors Ball Music Festival in New York City. Jack White is set to headline alongside a reunited Outkast, and he’ll… 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