Ellefson Inducted Into Iowa Rock N’ Roll Hall Of Fame

Photo Credit: Meoldy Myers By Philip Sayblack Megadeth bassist Dave Ellefson has received a new honor. The Grammy Award-winning musician was inducted into the Iowa Rock N’ Roll Hall of Fame over the weekend.  The honor was bestowed on Ellefson by the Iowa Rock N’ Roll Association.  He was inducted under the “Individual Artist” category for his accomplishments as a multi-talented musician...

September 3rd, 2018

Marty Friedman Announces Release Date, Specs, Show For New Live Recording; Debuts Clip From Recording

Courtesy: Prosthetic Records By Philip Sayblack Famed virtuoso guitarist Marty Friedman has a new live recording on the way, and in anticipation of its release, a clip has been released from the recording. Friedman’s new live recording One Mad M.F. Live!! is scheduled to be released October 19 via Prosthetic Records.  Originally recorded April 14, 2018 on the last date of Friedman’s “Wall Of...

August 23rd, 2018

The Smashing Pumpkins To Live Stream Full Show Friday Night Through Live Nation

Photo Credit: Olivia Bee By Philip Sayblack The Smashing Pumpkins is bringing its live show to Twitter. The band’s entire performance from Seattle, Washington will be broadcast online Friday night via the band’s Twitter site through LiveNation.  The broadcast is scheduled to start at 11:15 p.m. ET/8:15 p.m. PT.  The band’s international fans will be able to access the feed online here. Friday...

August 23rd, 2018

Shout! Factory TV, Twitch Team Up For Power Morphicon 2018 Coverage

By Philip Sayblack Courtesy: Shout! Factory/Shout! Factory TV/Twitch Power Rangers fans rejoice, it’s almost time for the bi-annual Power Morphicon conference again.  This year’s conference launches August 17 and runs through August 19. For those who won’t be able to be there, Shout! Factory and Twitch have partnered to cover the final day of this year’s conference live online via Shout! Factory’s official...

August 16th, 2018

VANS WARPED TOUR: Coral Sky Amphitheatre @ The South Florida Fairgrounds / West Palm Beach, FL / August 5, 2018

Sydney Dolezal of Doll Skin, owning the West Palm pit. VANS WARPED TOUR Coral Sky Amphitheatre @ The South Florida Fairgrounds West Palm Beach, FL / August 5, 2018 By Christopher Long Sunscreen, sunglasses, floppy hat — check. Comfy T-shirt, shorts, sneakers — check. Bottled water, phone charger, debit card — check. Earplugs — huh? Okay, let’s do this — one last time. It was a concept...

August 9th, 2018

Ellefson Announces First BASSTORY Dates

By Philip Sayblack Megadeth bassist Dave Ellefson has announced the first dates for his upcoming BASSTORY tour. Ellefson’s tour is scheduled to launch September 20 in Portland, Oregon and to run through October 7 in Mankato, Minnesota.  the exclusive “storytellers” style presentations couples Ellefson’s own performances with stories of his life and career in the music industry. Four of the...

July 26th, 2018
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David Michael George Announces Album Release Party For ‘1,000 Yard Stare’

Courtesy: Hand Drawn Records By Philip Sayblack Independent musician David Michael George released his new album 1,000 Yard Stare late this past March, and in celebration of its release, the funk-rocker has announced a new performance. George will hold an album release party May 26 at Three Links Deep Ellum in Dallas, Texas.  George debuted the lyric video for the record’s latest single ‘Find...

May 24th, 2018
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Nine Inch Nails Tapped To Headline Expanded 2018 Louder Than Life Festival

By Philip Sayblack Courtesy: Ashton-Magnuson Media There’s good news for fans of the annual Louder Than Life Festival. The annual rock festival has expanded to three days in what is now its fifth year.  Nine Inch Nails has been tapped to headline the festival, which is scheduled to be held Sept. 28 – 30 at Champions Park in Louisville, Kentucky.  The full concert lineup will be announced June...

May 20th, 2018
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2018 Monster Energy Rock Allegiance Festival Lineup, Vendor List Announced

Courtesy: Danny Wimmer Presents By Philip Sayblack Labor Day is generally known nationwide as the end of summer.  It marks the start of fall, students’ return to school and the end of the summer concert season, but thanks to Live Nation and Danny Wimmer Presents, the summer concert series will extend beyond Labor Day this year thanks to one more concert festival this October. The annual Monster...

May 11th, 2018
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Monster Energy Aftershock Festival Lineup Announced; Tickets On Sale Now

Courtesy: Danny Wimmer Presents By Philip Sayblack The Monster Energy Aftershock Festival is coming back to California this year. The annual festival is scheduled to be held October 13 and 14 at Sacramento’s Discovery Park.  Now in its seventh year, the festival will be headlined this year by System of a Down, Alice in Chains and Deftones.  This year marks the first time that System of a Down has...

May 11th, 2018
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