Bon Jovi, Dire Straits, The Cars, Headed To Rock and Roll Hall of Fame

(TRR) – The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame has officially announced the inductees for the Class of 2018. Bon Jovi, Dire Straits, The Cars, The Moody Blues, and Nina Simone are all headed to the Rock Hall. Sister Rosetta Tharpe will be given an Early Influence award. Left off the list are heavy… Continue reading

The Loudwire Music Awards 2017

 OCTOBER 26, 2017 AVENGED SEVENFOLD, STONE SOUR and IRON MAIDEN WIN BIG AT THE FIRST-EVER LOUDWIRE MUSIC AWARDS AWARD SHOW AND LIVE CONCERT FEATURED PERFORMANCES FROM AVENGED SEVENFOLD, IN THIS MOMENT, ANTHRAX, HALESTORM, BODY COUNT, NOTHING MORE, STARSET AND POWER TRIP SPECIAL COLLABORATIONS OF THE NIGHT FEATURED MEGADETH’s DAVE MUSTAINE,… Continue reading

Smith & Myers Spread Holiday Cheer With Acoustic Stylings

(TRR) – Last night in Stroudsburg, PA, Shinedown vocalist Brent Smith and guitarist Zach Myers spread some holiday cheer at the Sherman Theater with their famous acoustic stylings. The duo pulled out covers and tributes among many Shinedown classics before a capacity crowd. The intimate tour is a musical cup… Continue reading

Barb Wire Dolls at Space Bar San Diego

Greek punk rockers Barb Wire Dolls played the Space Bar in San Diego, California on November 24, 2017. The band delivered plenty of energy to this small bar, helping the crowd shake off their collective Thanksgiving hangover. Vocalist Isis Queen is a dramatic and dynamic singer, offering much more than… Continue reading

Fronterizo Fest 2017 Thrashes Tijuana

Fronterizo Fest 2017 Images and Words by Johnnie Crow The first annual Fronterizo Fest thrashed the grounds of Estadio Caliente in Tijuana, Mexico on October 26, 2017. The festival organizers knocked this out of the park on their first try, pulling together acts from across North America to the border… Continue reading

Ozzfest Meets Knotfest 2017 – Day Two

Day two of Ozzfest Meets Knotfest 2017 belonged to the “maggots”, the fans of Slipknot who showed up en masse despite Slipknot being absent from the lineup. Corey Taylor’s “other band”, Stone Sour, anchored the main stage, centered between the cholo goth of Prayers and the return of Eighteen Visions… Continue reading

Aerosmith’s Joe Perry Announces New Solo Album ‘Sweetzerland Manifesto’

Joe Perry Aerosmith Matt Bishop Photo

(TRR) – Legendary Aerosmtith guitarist Joe Perry has announced a brand new solo outing Sweetzerland Manifesto. The album is due out on January 18 via Roman Records. It is Perry’s first solo effort since 2009’s Have Guitar, Will Travel. Actor Johnny Depp, who plays guitar with Perry in Hollywood Vampires, served as executive producer on the project. “Rumble In… Continue reading