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

THE BLACK KEYS, MY MORNING JACKET, ROYAL BLOOD, DEATH FROM ABOVE 1979, MORE SET FOR GOVERORS BALL MUSIC FESTIVAL 2015

As the festival announcements keep on rolling out, Governors Ball Music Festival 2015 has been confirmed. This year, The Black Keys will serve as headliners alongside Drake and deadmau5. Other standout rock and alternative performers include My Morning Jacket, Royal Blood, Death From Above 1979, Ryan Adams, Big Gigantic, Noel Gallagher’s (Oasis) High Flying Birds,… Continue reading

AC/DC, JACK WHITE, STEELY DAN, BAD RELIGION, ROYAL BLOOD, and MORE SET FOR COACHELLA 2015

In just four months, AC/DC and Jack White will headline the Coachella Music + Arts Festival along with hip-hop juggernaut Drake. Other rock and alternative artists included on this year’s bill are Steely Dan, Bad Religion, Royal Blood, Interpol, Brand New, Circa Survive, St. Vincent, Ryan Adams, Alabama Shakes, The War On Drugs, Fitz & The… Continue reading

U2, LINKIN PARK, SYSTEM OF A DOWN, INCUBUS, SMASHING PUMPKINS, and MORE SET FOR KROQ’S 25th ANNUAL ALMOST ACOUSTIC CHRISTMAS

The legendary Los Angeles rock radio station KROQ has announced an epic lineup for their 25th Annual Almost Acoustic Christmas. The station is celebrating the show’s silver anniversary in style with a lineup that includes U2, Linkin Park, Imagine Dragons, Fall Out Boy, Rise Against, Weezer, Modest Mouse, and more. The show… Continue reading

FALL MUSIC PREVIEW 2014 – A GUIDE TO UPCOMING ROCK RELEASES

Royal Blood – Royal Blood (August 25, Black Mammoth Records) Amy Lee – Aftermath (August 25, 110 Records) New Medicine – Breaking The Model (Imagen Records, August 25) Opeth – Pale Communion (August 26, Roadrunner Records) Maroon 5 – V (August 29, Interscope Records) Counting Crows – Somewhere Under Wonderland (September 2, Capitol Records) Meridian – The Awful Truth (September 2, Victory Records)… Continue reading

YOUNG THE GIANT ANNOUNCE MIND OVER MATTER TOUR 2014

Eccentric alternative rockers Young The Giant have announced their Mind Over Matter Tour. The North American run kicks off in the new year in Ventura, CA on February 4 at the Ventura Theatre and treks across the U.S. and Canada, concluding on April 11 in Las Vegas, NV at Boulevard… Continue reading