The Rolling Stones’ New Tour Doc Gets Three Cheers

Courtesy: Eagle Rock Entertainment By Philip Sayblack Tour documentaries today seem to be a dime a dozen.  From one end of the musical universe to the other, the tour documentary has become a key part of every act’s live experience.  Sadly, it has also become little more than a watered down live recording that is ultimately little more than another space filler used to satisfy acts’ contractual...

June 30th, 2017
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Call Of All Debuts ‘War & Illusion’ Lyric Video

Courtesy: O'Donnell Media Group By Philip Sayblack Rock outfit Call of All unveiled this week, the lyric video for the title track from its upcoming album War & Illusion. The video debuted Tuesday online via AlternativeNation.net.  Musically, the song’s 90s alt-rock sound will appeal to fans of Stone Temple Pilots, Our Lady Peace, and other similar acts in that vein.  Lyrically, the song...

June 27th, 2017
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Freddie Nelson Discusses “Shake The Cage” with MUEN Magazine!

Contributor’s Note:  It was a great time discussing “Shake The Cage” with Freddie Nelson!  He is known as a producer’s producer and for his work and collaboration with one Paul Gilbert of Mr. Big fame.  On July 7th, Freddie Nelson will be releasing “Shake The Cage”, and he has also released the music video for “Hey Doll”.  You can find Freddie...

June 27th, 2017
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Griffin Landa of The Acacia Strain Discusses “Gravebloom” with MUEN Magazine!

ditor’s Note:  It was a great night for hardcore music in a rundown, filthy, yet sexy venue known as the Vaudeville Mews in Des Moines, Iowa.  The Acacia Strain put on a killer show in their one-off concert before they ventured off to be a part of the summer’s hottest festival, the Vans Warped Tour!  Here, we had an awesome conversation with Griffin Landa, who is the bassist for The Acacia...

June 26th, 2017
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Hansen & Friends “Thank You Wacken”, a once in a lifetime experience!

On June 23rd, Kai Hansen of Helloween and Gamma Ray fame, released the live recording of “Thank You Wacken” via earMUSIC as a celebration of Kai Hansen’s 30 years of rocking and melting faces in Helloween and Gamma Ray.  Hansen’s Wacken performance was definitely unique. Hansen & Friends in this live production include Alex Dietz on bass(Heaven Shall Burn), Eike Freese...

June 26th, 2017
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Vyces Debut New Video; Announces New Live Dates

Courtesy: O'Donnell Media Group By Philip Sayblack Vyces unveiled the video for its latest single ‘Nocturnal’ this week. The song, which is taken from the band’s forthcoming EP Angels, features Carla Harvey, of Butcher Babies, making a guest appearance.  The video was directed by Ron Thunderwood at Tiger Lab Studios. Thunderwood called working on the video a memorable experience. “I feel...

June 24th, 2017
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Bumblefoot of Art Of Anarchy Discusses Music, Chris Cornell, and Career with MUEN Magazine

Contributor’s Note: Art Of Anarchy is formed from the dust of Guns ‘N’ Roses, Creed, and Disturbed.  They are the latest supergroup that is bound to take over the masses, as they combine each element of the aforementioned bands and stir it up, and Art Of Anarchy is created.  Scott Stapp of Creed joined the band after Scott Weiland(formerly of Stone Temple Pilots and Velvet...

June 21st, 2017
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Killset’s Sophomore Album Will Leave Aggro-Rock Fans Making Plenty Of Noise

Courtesy: Scratched Records By Philip Sayblack The wait is almost over. After nearly two years of touring and crafting new songs, Killset will soon release its sophomore album S.T.F.U. The ten-song, 43-minute record is a solid new effort from the independent Southern California-based band.  That is evidenced through arrangements that will appeal to fans of Limp Bizkit, Taproot, Staind and other agro-rock...

June 20th, 2017
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Eagle Rock, The Who Shine Again With Band’s Latest Live Recording

Courtesy: Eagle Rock Entertainment By Philip Sayblack Veteran rock band The Who’s latest live recording Live at the Isle of Wight Festival 2004 is one of this year’s top new live recordings.  The concert, originally recorded June 11, 2004 during the band’s headlining performance of the festivals’ second night, this recording is yet another standout performance from one of the greatest names...

June 18th, 2017
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“The Mission” by Styx, a true throwback!

On June 16th, Styx fans and classic rock fans the world over will not have to wait any longer.  Styx decided that 14 years in between albums is a long enough wait as they will be releasing “The Mission” worldwide via Alpha Dog 2T/UMe!  In the meantime, fans can pre-order the album at any digital retail outlet and at www.styxworld.com. As I was thinking about the recent history of...

June 12th, 2017
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