Tag Archives: rock roll

Billie Eilish review: Singer makes fans ‘happier than ever’ in Chicago

Anyone still wondering if Billie Eilish can be considered the future of rock ‘n’ roll (in Dave Grohl’s fighting words) got the answer after watching her positively own the United Center on Monday night. Now, a few weeks later on her “Happier Than Ever” world tour, Eilish has almost inked …

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It’s “harder to keep a band together” than a marriage

According to Heart rocker Ann Wilson, a band is harder to maintain than a marriage. The singer compared the two during a recent appearance on the Mistress Carrie’s Podcast. Wilson, who has been married to Dean Wetter since 2015, was asked if it was harder to keep a marriage or …

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Hancher will pay tribute to Aretha Franklin with a multi-artist tribute performance

Damien Sneed, Valerie Simpson and Karen Clark Sheard will visit Hancher this Friday with their musical performance designed to honor the Queen of Soul, who passed away in 2018. Hancher hosted Aretha Franklin in 2004 in a sold-out performance. Almost two decades ago, Aretha Franklin performed at the Hancher Auditorium …

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Singer-songwriter Bryan Bielanski kicks off US tour in 2022 with a stop at Trident Booksellers and Cafe in Boulder

North Carolina singer/songwriter Bryan Bielanski is gearing up to bring his unique style of music to Colorado with a 6 p.m. performance on Saturday, April 16 at Trident Booksellers and Café, 940 Pearl St. in Boulder. Bielanski describes his music as “imagining if Nirvana and the Beatles had a child …

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Slash, Peter Frampton, to head the Les Paul Foundation Advisory Board

The Les Paul Foundation, whose mission is to honor the legacy of Les Paulannounced the appointment of a new advisory board, whose members include Slash, Pierre Frampton, Joan Jett and Richie Sambora. The Les Paul Advisory Board is made up of an esteemed group of influential music industry friends, colleagues …

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Iggy Pop cancels appearance at Park Live festival in Moscow after Russia invades Ukraine

Iggy Pop has canceled his appearance at the Park Live festival in Moscow amid the Russian invasion of Ukraine. The Lust For Life artist, 74, was due to take the stage on July 10 at the Gorky Park festival, but canceled due to the ongoing dispute. “Iggy Pop’s appearance at …

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DAY IN • DAY OUT announces the lineup for the 2022 festival

The Seattle Center Music Festival returns for its second year and spans 3 days SEATTLE, March 01, 2022–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Today, DAY IN • DAY OUT (DIDO) announced the full lineup of performers for its second annual festival scheduled for August 12-14 at Seattle Center’s Fisher Green Pavilion. Three-day general admission and …

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Dave Grohl on Being the Villain in Studio 666, The Foo Fighters Returning to Tour, and the Headlines About His Hearing Loss | Ents & Arts News

Dave Grohl’s reputation as the nicest man in rock precedes him. “Are you ready to meet rock royalty?” They ask me before talking to him. Everyone in the room (Zoom) is excited to meet Dave Grohl. If things had gone as planned, the foo fighters leader and elder Nirvana the …

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Slash explains how technology changed the soul of rock music

Technology these days makes a lot of things really easy to do, including making music. But for artists who have been playing instruments for decades and are used to making old-school records, this may not be viewed so positively. Slash explains how technology has changed the “soul” of rock ‘n’ …

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GUNSHINE Feat. NEW YEARS DAY Guitarist AUSTIN INGERMAN Releases Official Music Video For “Wall Said To Call”

Pensacola, Fla.-based rock band Gunshine have released their all-new debut single, “Wall Said To Call,” to all major platforms. “‘Wall Said To Call’ is a fun, adrenaline-filled rock song with all the elements of real rock ‘n roll. Loud, edgy guitars, soaring vocals and slamming drums,” the band says. Watch …

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Joni Mitchell leaves Spotify ‘in solidarity with Neil Young’

Joni Mitchell follows Neil Young’s lead and pulls her music from Spotify due to streaming company’s backing of controversial podcast The Joe Rogan Experience. “I’ve decided to remove all my music from Spotify,” the famed singer-songwriter explained via a short note on her website. “Irresponsible people are spreading lies that …

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Elvis Costello thinks rock has lost its “roll”

Modern rock has a lot of fans, but don’t count Elvis Costello among them. rolling stone asked Costello for his thoughts on today’s musical climate and what appeals to him — or not. “I don’t like rock music very much,” he said. “I love rock ‘n’ roll. I think if …

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Peter Welker, accomplished Petaluma musician, music festival founder, dies at 79

Peter Welker, composer, arranger, bandleader and trumpeter who for decades was one of Petaluma’s best-known musicians, died Wednesday in Arizona after a brief illness. He was 79 years old. Welker, one of the founders of the Petaluma Music Festival, lived in the city from 1972 until 2020, when he moved …

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Ted Nugent reviews Joan Jett and Rolling Stone magazine

[ad_1] Ted Nugent made a parcel headlines recently, and not in a good way. More recently he criticized Rolling stone Magazine for including Joan Jett in her “100 Greatest Guitarists” list during a live YouTube broadcast on January 30. You can check out the video below. Nugent started off by …

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Vince Gill reveals Eagles have no plans for new music

[ad_1] Vince Gill is a prolific singer-songwriter in his own right, but it doesn’t look like he’ll be doing that side of his craft as a member of the Eagles soon. In a new interview, the country icon said the legendary country-rock band has no plans to record new music …

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Avril Lavigne Presents Busty Exhibit at Variety 2021’s Music Hitmakers Brunch in LA

Avril Lavigne presents a busty display in a lace-up corset to present an award to Olivia Rodrigo at Variety’s 2021 hitmakers’ brunch in LA By Carly Johnson For Dailymail.com Posted: 06:19 GMT, December 5, 2021 | Update: 08:51 GMT, December 5, 2021 Avril Lavigne dropped her jaws as she walked …

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Review: Rock’n’roll-trained actor brings Old Globe cranky back to life

[ad_1] For many San Diego residents, see “Dr. How the Grinch Stole Christmas from Seuss!” The musical is a holiday tradition that lives on. Yet while the story never changes, “Grinch” regulars know that every year director James Vásquez hires a new cast and makes a few adjustments to his …

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Cover: DJ Premier, Rev. Run and Zack de la Rocha

[ad_1] From the days when pioneering Bronx DJs like Afrika Bambaataa, Grand Wizard Theodore, and Grandmixer DST roamed record bins across New York City in search of the perfect beat, hip-hop has been intrinsically linked to a broad range of musical genres. While this is only a reflection of the …

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Go-Go’s, Turner, King Highlight Rock Hall Class

[ad_1] CLEVELAND (AP) – LL Cool J has brought together some of his heavyweight musician friends to introduce him to rock immortality. Part of an eclectic class of 2021 that includes Carole King, Tina Turner, The Go-Gos, Jay-Z, Foo Fighters and Todd Rundgren, Cool J was joined on stage by …

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REO Speedwagon to perform at Owensboro Sports Center | New

[ad_1] REO Speedwagon will take center stage at 7 p.m. on Monday, November 1 at the Owensboro Sportscenter. The Illinois rock and roll band, known for their # 1 hits “Can’t Fight This Feeling” and “Keep on Loving You”, are currently taking part in their “Hi Infidelity 40th Anniversary Tour” …

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CSA Exclusive: Rock Star Goes Into Cannabis Retail, NFT

[ad_1] For Raine Maida, lead singer and founder of alternative rock band Our Lady Peace, the cannabis and NFT retail verticals are natural advances in the music industry. Maida, whose Toronto-based band released their debut album “Naveed” in 1993 and will soon release “Spiritual Machines II”, is the co-founder of …

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George Frayne, aka Commander Cody, dies at 77

SARATOGA SPRINGS – George Frayne IV, who turned the name of a 1950s sci-fi character into a lifelong alias as frontman of Commander Cody and His Lost Planet Airmen, died on Sunday, friends said. Resident of the Thermal City since the mid-1990s, he was 77 years old and had been …

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Applefest returns to Wellsburg | News, Sports, Jobs

[ad_1] Warren Scott ORIGIN OF THE FESTIVAL – A few years ago, children from a local school performed a play about Johnny “Appleseed” Chapman at the Wellsburg Applefest. Chapman has reportedly provided seeds for the Grimes Golden apple first planted in Wellsburg, the inspiration for the annual festival, which returns …

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Catch Revival at the BBC, Flat Moon Theory at Tavern

This is the season that everyone has been waiting for. Fall officially arrived on Wednesday with a breath of a little cooler air. Celebrate with outdoor events, including the return of the Experience Asia festival to Tom Brown Park on Saturday. Start your Friday in great shape with Bradfordville Blues …

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Romantics guitarist Mike Skill’s debut solo album ‘Skill… Mike Skill’ to be released in October – Everett Post

[ad_1] Founder Romantic guitarist Mike’s skill has announced updated plans for his debut solo album, Skill… Mike Skill, which will now be released on October 8 after its originally scheduled arrival on September 10. The disc features 12 tracks, including Mike’s recently released new version of the 1980 power-pop classic …

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Selections of art scenes: 23-30 Sep | News, Sports, Jobs

1/6 Good Company Theater presents again this weekend the hilarious, timely and stimulating play “Fremont Junior High is NOT Doing Oklahoma!”. For tickets, visit goodcotheatre.com. Photo provided, Benjamin Zack 2/6 Talia Keys and The Love will perform an outdoor concert at the Monarch this Saturday, September 25, 2021, from 6 …

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“I had forgotten what it looked like”

[ad_1] The organizers of BottleRock Napa Valley had to face so many obstacles that it’s astonishing the festival could even take place in 2021. A raging pandemic, the threat of wildfires and related air quality issues, ever-changing COVID-19 orders issued by several different governing bodies, multiple postponements / rescheduling, cancellation …

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Café Léna @ SPAC | WAMC

[ad_1] “Caffè Lena @ SPAC” returns for a free two-day festival on the Charles R. Wood stage of the Saratoga Performing Arts Center In partnership with Caffè Lena, the Saratoga Performing Arts Center announces that its popular “Caffè Lena @ SPAC” concert series will return for a free two-day festival …

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Joe Bonamassa announces revolutionary NFT collection

[ad_1] Charts Top Blues Guitarist Partners With Heritage Auctions For Rare Items Blues-rock hero Joe Bonamassa teams up with Heritage auction house to announce a revolutionary NFT collection that will reshape the music industry forever by symbolizing the original master and releasing the rights to a new song called “Broken …

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Rock Hall announces 2021 Resident Rockers

[ad_1] CLEVELAND, Ohio – Three local musicians will have the opportunity to learn and perform at one of Cleveland’s greatest music venues this year. The Rock & Roll Hall of Fame has selected its 2021 Resident Rockers: Sarah Bailey, Gabe Reed (aka “MOOKY”) and Damon “Marcus” Smith. The three musicians …

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A daring rock icon, a poet, a beloved brother

[ad_1] Few rock ‘n’ roll legends have had such a lasting impact over generations as Jim Morrison, whose death 50 years ago next month at age 27 made him an even greater cultural icon than when he was alive. Yet while his six-year tenure as a deep-voiced frontman in The …

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KK’s Priest releases title track “Sermons of the Sinner”

[ad_1] KK’s Priest, the group consisting of former Judas Priest guitarist KK Downing and vocalist Tim “Ripper” Owens, released the title track from their upcoming debut album, Sermons of the sinner. The breathtaking six-minute thrasher carries all of the hallmarks that made Downing and Owens metal legends: furious double bass, …

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Platform Overview: Moon Tooth’s Nick Lee

[ad_1] Guitarist Nick Lee handles the instrument like a Porsche 911 hugs the road. The German sports car is just as adept at sneaking up the Big Sur coast as it accelerates out of a corner and shows its top speed right away. Likewise, in just two albums by Moon …

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Country singer Chayce Beckham wins 2021 American Idol

[ad_1] At the start of the season finale of Sunday night’s episode (May 23) of “American Idol,” Judge Luke Bryan informed fellow country singer Chayce Beckham that he had won the ultimate prize: A Chance for the Children. two to go fishing. “Win or lose, we’re going bass fishing,” Bryan …

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The Black Keys – Delta Kream

[ad_1] Junior blues legends Kimbrough and RL Burnside have long inspired singer / guitarist Dan Auerbach and drummer Patrick Carney, also known as The Black Keys. They provided the source material for the opening tracks of their 2002 debut. The big go up, while EP 2008 Chulahoma: The Songs of …

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Lloyd Price, precocious rock pioneer, died at 88

[ad_1] Lloyd Price, the Rock and Roll Hall of Famer behind classic hits such as “Personality” and “Stagger Lee”, has passed away at the age of 88. Price’s death was confirmed by his widow, Jackie. “I am so touched by the outpouring of love and tribute for the passing of …

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La Reina Del Rock: Alejandra Guzmán

[ad_1] Mexican singer Alejandra Guzmán is often referred to as “La Reina del Rock”, the queen of Latin American rock and roll. Her parents, legendary Mexican rock star Enrique Guzmán and golden age actress Silvia Pinal, gave her a great start in the limelight, but Alejandra forged her own path …

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