SFX Founder Robert Silerman California Rocker
By DONNA BALANCIA

Sillerman Brings Rock in Rio to Vegas May 2015

Financial Reporters ‘Stunned’ by SFX Q4 Conference Call -NEW YORK — Amid what pundits speculate may be the downhill side of the EDM festival era, SFX has invested in Rock in Rio, a well-known Brazilian […]

Sammy Hagar California Rocker
By DONNA BALANCIA

Hetfield, Hagar Headline Benefit Show at Fillmore

SAN FRANCISCO — Metallica’s James Hetfield and Sammy Hagar will headline a benefit for Acoustic-4-A-Cure on May 15 at the Fillmore in San Francisco. Performing at the first-year event are Heart’s Nancy Wilson, Billie Joe […]

Stevie Salas California Rocker
California Rocker Interview

How Rock Stars Pick Their Guitars: Stevie Salas

By DONNA BALANCIA — Stevie Salas has worked with world-class musicians but stays true to his humble Southern California roots. He was selected to play guitar for Mick Jagger, has toured with Rod Stewart and […]

Offspring by California Rocker
Awards

Offspring Doesn’t Go Far for OC Award

Local Fave Receives the 2014 OC Impact Award HUNTINGTON BEACH — With more than 40 million records sold and fans across the globe, The Offspring has been named winner of the 2014 OC Impact Award. […]

California Rocker Award by Donna Balancia
Musicians

More Music Releases via Social Media on Horizon?

OPINION – With the overnight success of Beyonce’s latest album it’s a sure bet that more artists will use the “surprise” social media method to sell records. But while analysts are singing the praises of Beyonce’s marketing […]

California Rocker Award by Donna Balancia
California Rocker Interview

Dweezilla On The Road – The Master Class

Dweezilla on the Road – Dweezil Masterclass LOS ANGELES — Dweezil Zappa will play The Roxy Theatre on Dec. 7th, 2013. As a bonus to the tour, a 90-minute personalized guitar instruction session from Dweezil’s […]