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Hammons: With New Album, ‘Back From The Grave,’ The Sloths Connect With Young Audience

Hammons: With New Album, ‘Back From...

Tom McLoughlin: ‘Fifty Years Later We Are Living The Dream’ By CRAIG HAMMONS Sometimes you find rock and roll and sometimes rock and roll finds...

Skullcandy and Vans: Vote For Bands Forget Your Friends, The Knitts or Kid Bloom to Play Warped Tour

Skullcandy and Vans: Vote For Bands Forget...

The Vote is On; Lewis Del Mar Headlines By DONNA BALANCIA The first of three Skullcandy Stayloud Showdown concerts will took place at Berric in Los Angeles,...

Festival Season Kicks Off in The USA as Los Angeles Event ‘Broke L.A.’ Proves It’s Rich in Talent

Festival Season Kicks Off in The USA as Los...

By DONNA BALANCIA Broke L.A. is rich in talent for 2017. The festival that started out as a cheap alternative to Coachella has grown in many ways.  Broke...

Richmond Sluts Rock Harvard and Stone, Band Plays New Album, And Leaves for European Tour

Richmond Sluts Rock Harvard and Stone, Band...

Richmond Sluts Promote Catchy ’60 Cycles of Love’ By DONNA BALANCIA The Richmond Sluts headlined a great Thursday night at Harvard and Stone,...

The Damned Celebrate Their 40th Anniversary U.S. Tour With The First of Five California Dates: Video

The Damned Celebrate Their 40th Anniversary...

Band Made Classic ‘Alone Again Or’ Their Own – See Video By JOHN DALY In honor of The Damned 40th Anniversary U.S. Tour, check out this...

Prior to Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, Yes Touts ‘Yestival’ Tour With Todd Rundgren and ELP’s Carl Palmer

Prior to Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, Yes...

By JOHN DALY Ahead of its induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame tomorrow, Yes has announced a U.S. tour, called Yestival. With stops in all the...

British Punk’s Prolific Colin Newman: The Band Wire is Not Just Some Heritage Group from The 1970s

British Punk’s Prolific Colin Newman:...

The Drill Fest by Wire Packs the Echo By JOHN NORRIS and DONNA BALANCIA  Wire held its Drill Fest at The Echo and Echoplex, and it was a rare...

At The Drive In Releases Single and Video for ‘Hostage Stamps’ Off New Album, ‘in • ter a • li • a’

At The Drive In Releases Single and Video...

By DONNA BALANCIA At The Drive In has released the single “Hostage Stamps” with accompanying video. “Hostage Stamps” is one of...

The Orwells, The Walters and No Parents Take No Prisoners in Physical Sets at The Regent Theater LA

The Orwells, The Walters and No Parents Take...

Three Strong Bands Prove Punk Still has Legs By DONNA BALANCIA When The Orwells play a show, it’s more like a PE party. Friends, fans and strong...

Wire, One of Rock’s Founding Punk Bands, to Play Echoplex This Weekend During Drill Fest

Wire, One of Rock’s Founding Punk Bands,...

By DONNA BALANCIA Wire will hold its Drill Fest at The Echo and Echoplex tomorrow through Saturday, and the legendary band will celebrate the release of...

Hammons Review: Sir Rod Stewart Makes A Knight To Remember in Knockout Caesars Palace Performance

Hammons Review: Sir Rod Stewart Makes A Knight...

By CRAIG HAMMONS The curtain was drawn and anticipation was running high.  At 7:30 P.M. sharp the theme to The Magnificent Seven came roaring out of the...

Tickets for This Summer’s Bi-Coastal Classic East and Classic West Music Festivals Go On Sale April 7

Tickets for This Summer’s Bi-Coastal...

By JOHN DALY The Classic East and Classic West music festivals finally have a presence on the world wide web and tickets for the July concerts go on sale...

The Orwells Vow to Bring Back Rock and Roll to Every Car Stereo in America – But Are We Really Ready?

The Orwells Vow to Bring Back Rock and Roll...

Lauded Chicago Band Plays The Regent Thursday, SD on Friday By DONNA BALANCIA You’ve got to hand it to young guys who say they want to bring back...

Outside Lands Celebrates 10th Anniversary with Advance 3-Day Passes on Thursday at 10 A.M.

Outside Lands Celebrates 10th Anniversary...

Outside Lands will celebrate its 10th anniversary this year by giving fans a jumpstart with “Eager Beaver” 3-day passes that go on sale tomorrow...

Melbourne, Australia Band, Rolling Blackouts CF, Puts on a Colorful Show with Moaning Band at The Echo

Melbourne, Australia Band, Rolling Blackouts...

By DONNA BALANCIA Rolling Blackouts Coastal Fever is re-importing new wave music to the U.S. much to the fans’ delight. Call the Aussies’ music...

Watch the Trailer for the Mick Rock Doc, ‘Shot! The Psycho-Spiritual Mantra of Rock’ in Theaters April 7

Watch the Trailer for the Mick Rock Doc,...

By DONNA BALANCIA Mick Rock has made a career of featuring artists on film. Now the lens is turned on him. The Magnolia Pictures documentary on Rock’s...

Public Television Teams for Meet and Greet Packages on Upcoming Blondie Rage and Rapture Tour

Public Television Teams for Meet and Greet...

By DOTTIE PARIS Public Television is offering fans an exclusive Pollinator package that includes a Meet and Greet with Blondie, premium seating at the...

VIDEO: Gorillaz Debut Four Tracks from The New Album, ‘Humanz’ Which is Set to Drop on April 28

VIDEO: Gorillaz Debut Four Tracks from The...

By JOHN DALY Check out the new video from Gorillaz as the dynamic band confirms it will drop the new album Humanz on April 28. RELATED: Gorillaz to reissue...

Weezer, Lord Huron Top Chris Hardwick’s ID10T Comedy Music Fest in Mountain View June 24-25

Weezer, Lord Huron Top Chris Hardwick’s...

By JOHN DALY ID10T Music Festival and Comic Conival will take over the Shoreline Amphitheatre and surrounding grounds in Mountain View, Saturday, June...

Gorillaz To Reissue 2005 Album ‘Demon Dayz’ Through Vinyl Me Please as Record of the Month

Gorillaz To Reissue 2005 Album ‘Demon...

By DOTTIE PARIS Gorillaz will reissue their second album, Demon Dayz, on vinyl through Vinyl Me, Please. The band also revealed four tracks from its upcoming...

‘Never Mind The Rules’ is a Perfect Guide to Dating By Cool Rocker Chicks Susan Hyatt and Lina Lecaro

‘Never Mind The Rules’ is a Perfect...

By DONNA BALANCIA Susan Hyatt and Lina Lecaro have published a great book, Never Mind The Rules, that can help save your social life, especially if...

Meat Puppets Rip Through Favorites as Show at The Echo With FdMdxFd Becomes a Family Affair

Meat Puppets Rip Through Favorites as Show...

By DONNA BALANCIA The Meat Puppets won over the crowd of the faithful Wednesday night as they took the stage and held a packed house at the Echo entranced....

New Goldenvoice Festival: Arroyo Seco Weekend in Pasadena This Summer to Feature Tom Petty, Weezer

New Goldenvoice Festival: Arroyo Seco Weekend...

By DOTTIE PARIS Goldenvoice has created another music festival to add to its impressive mass music events portfolio. Arroyo Seco Weekend, to be held on...

EXCLUSIVE VIDEO: Chip Kinman and Ford Madox Ford Debut the New Vid for Bluesy Tune ‘Expect It’

EXCLUSIVE VIDEO: Chip Kinman and Ford Madox...

By DONNA BALANCIA Check out the exclusive video from Chip Kinman and Ford Madox Ford, called “Expect It.”  The video makes its debut right...

Paul McCartney, Elvis Costello to Release Special Edition ‘Flowers’ Cassette for Record Store Day

Paul McCartney, Elvis Costello to Release...

By JOHN DALY With the Flowers In The Dirt Archive Collection edition’s March 24th release date via  MPL/Capitol/UMe fast approaching, Paul McCartney...

VIDEO: Iggy Pop Classic, ‘The Idiot’ Celebrates 40th Anniversary, And Here’s How It All Came About

VIDEO: Iggy Pop Classic, ‘The Idiot’...

Photo By PAUL MCALPINE, Story By JOHN DALY In honor of the 40th anniversary of The Idiot, the famous collaboration between Iggy Pop and David Bowie, here...