Scott Stapp Tears Down Minnesota!

It was a night of redemption, incredible music, and living proof that if you keep persevering in life, you can accomplish amazing things in your life.  Scott Stapp, who is known as the vocalist for Creed, is currently on his “Live and Unplugged” Tour with special guests Art Of Dying and Willet to help commemorate the groundbreaking “My Own Prison” album, which was released in 1997. ...

May 31st, 2017
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“The Kindness of Strangers” by Silent Rival, catchy and infectious!

Out of Los Angeles, California is a band that is going to have the world by the tail due to all the potential that they have.  They are a pop/punk/alternative band known as Silent Rival and they have recently released their debut album entitled “The Kindness of Strangers”. Silent Rival is composed of Sara Coda on vocals, Joz Ramirez on guitars, Yutaka Sao on bass, and Brock Bowers...

May 31st, 2017
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Fuel Tears Down Iowa!

It has been a beautiful Memorial Day Weekend and I wanted to use this time real quick to remind my readers that Memorial Weekend is more than parties and having barbecues, it’s about the men and women who have made sacrifices, and if you’re a veteran or currently serving and happen to be reading this, I just want to say thank you, and would shake your hand if you were physically there. ...

May 31st, 2017
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Next To None Unveils ‘Phases” Latest Single, Video

Courtesy: EMP Label Group/InsideOut Music By Philip Sayblack Next To None is giving audiences a new preview of its new album. The band unveiled the video for its new single ‘The Apple’ this week.  The song is the latest song from the band’s upcoming album Phases, which is currently scheduled to be released Friday, Friday, July 7.  It will be released domestically via EMP Label Group in North...

May 28th, 2017
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The Dead Daisies Make A Good First Live Impression With ‘Live & Louder’

Courtesy: Spitfire Music/SPV By Philip Sayblack The Dead Daisies are alive and kicking.  The veteran rock outfit makes that clear in its brand new live recording Live & Louder.  The recording, released last Friday, May 19, comes a little less than a year after the release of the band’s third full-length studio recording Make Some Noise.  This new live recording is also the band’s first-ever...

May 27th, 2017
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Rainbow’s New Live Recording Is A “Shining” New Offering From Eagle Rock

By Philip Sayblack Courtesy: Eagle Rock Entertainment Veteran rock outfit Rainbow is set to shine again early next month when it releases its latest live recording Live in Birmingham 2016.  Set for release Friday, June 9, the recording is the final piece in a collection of performances from the band held last year during the band’s European tour.  Two of the performances from that brief tour were...

May 27th, 2017
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“Lucky 7″ by The Scandals, music for the punk heart!

Out of New Jersey comes a band that has a ton of potential.  The Scandals, out of New Jersey, recently released “Lucky 7″ with the production help of Brian Fallon of The Gaslight Anthem via Panic State/Say 10 Records! The Scandals are composed of Jared Hart on vocals/guitar, Anthony Iarossi on guitars, Sean Carney on bass/vocals, and Paulie Yaremko on drums.  They bring back the...

May 25th, 2017
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“Major Steps, Minor Setbacks” by Ten Cents Short, a step in the right direction!

Out of Somerset, Massachusetts comes a quartet that mixes the pop-punk sensibilities that a band like State Champs and New Found Glory offer but mix it up with the storytelling and the occasional chants that The Wonder Years and Four Year Strong offers.  They are Ten Cents Short. Long story short, their dream scenario is what all upstart bands dream about.  They have a demo CD in their hands. ...

May 25th, 2017
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“Swine & Punishment” by PIG, the pioneers are back!

When people think of Industrial Rock/Metal pioneers, people tend to think of Nine Inch Nails and KMFDM.  Not a lot of attention is paid to the worldwide pioneer the Reverend Raymond Watts, who is behind PIG.  On May 19th, PIG released “Swine & Punishment”, which offers up a plethora of remixes via Metropolis Records. Some fun facts about Reverend Raymond Watts include that...

May 25th, 2017
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Mark Slaughter ‘Halfway There’ EMP Label Group CD Review

Mark Slaughter Halfway There EMP Label Group Written by: Christopher Long By age 23, singer / songwriter / guitarist Mark Slaughter already had contributed lead vocals to the most glorious arena rock album of all-time — All Systems Go, the 1988 masterpiece from The Vinnie Vincent Invasion. By age 25, the Vegas native had achieved platinum-selling success with his own band, Slaughter. The group’s...

May 24th, 2017
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