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by Deb Rao – Senior Columnist — September 20th, 2014 at Vamp’d in Las Vegas, NV. — Every once in awhile the stars align to give classic rock music fans an epic night of rock and roll. On Saturday Sept. 20 the night kicked off with Tesla at The Eastside Cannery. It has been [...]
by Alexandra Mrozowska – Senior Columnist — How many bands from the ‘80s were thought of as promising or attention-grabbers back in the day, only to fall into obscurity and be lost in the midst of time as soon as the decade ended? A countless number, perhaps, as one can count on their [...]
Edge Of Paradise Tour Diary — While it certainly was not the band’s first time cranking the volume out of California, this trip marks the first go in the Lone-Star state. Texas, which is the size of a small country, has a taste for music being served up loud and heavy. Edge of Paradise is [...]
by Mark Allen – Senior Columnist — The Chimpz swing back onto the scene with a raucous new EP and rap-rock fans should be happier than a kid getting a barrel full of dancing monkeys for Christmas. One of the tracks (“Right to Left”) has already been featured on the record-breaking [...]
by Chris A. – Senior Photojournalist — Richie Faulkner is Louder Than Life in a renewed, inspired Judas Priest — Richie Faulkner’s modest as he tries to gracefully deflect flattering comments aimed at him by Judas Priest front-man and the metal god himself, Rob Halford. Many, [...]
by Justin Gaines – Senior Columnist/News Editor — There have been some major changes in the Evergrey camp since the Swedish dark progressive metal pioneers released their 2011 album Glorious Collision. Drummer Hannes Van Dahl left to join Sabaton, so former Evergrey drummer Jonas Ekdahl [...]
by Justin Gaines – Senior Columnist/News Editor — There has been a resurgence in recent years of Toto-inspired AOR. Bands like Sonic Station, Lionville and Houston have all done well revisiting that classic sound, but the unquestioned leader of the new AOR pack is Sweden’s Work of [...]
by Justin Gaines – Senior Columnist/News Editor — Lest we think that British rock is all Coldplay and Radiohead, here comes York-based Scream Arena to remind us that British rock n’ roll used to be fun. The band hooked up with melodic rock veteran Paul Sabu (Only Child) to bring [...]
by Alexandra Mrozowska – Senior Columnist — Don’t be fooled by the title of the ninth endeavor of the Swedish Power Metal giants! Even though the title of Hammerfall’s newly released album suggest there’s been some kind of (r)evolution going on, the truth is that it has the band [...]
by Justin Gaines – Senior Columnist/News Editor — Traditional heavy metal has enjoyed a resurgence in recent years, with classic bands like Saxon, Angel Witch and Satan releasing albums worthy of the NWOBHM glory days, and bands like Enforcer, Visigoth and Skull Fist taking up the [...]
by Derric Miller – Managing Editor — How many bands are to the point where they are putting out multiple albums per year? Well, it wasn’t too many months ago that Hardrock Haven covered Miss Crazy’s 2014 release Resurrection Hard Rock, and lo and behold … they already have a new [...]
by Joe Mis – Senior Columnist — California-based Hailey Woodruff is aiming to do it all, and her debut release simply entitled LP shows that she comes pretty darn close. Hailey paints herself as a solo artist, and taking a page from the Phil Vincent playbook, she does everything on her [...]
by Anabel DFlux – Senior Photojournalist — Senior journalist Anabel DFlux caught up with Devilment front man Dani Filth to discuss the new project! Brushing on topics such as the band’s structure, upcoming tour, new album, and visual artwork- this interview proves that Devilment [...]
by Nikiforos Skoumas – Columnist — Osukaru is the brain child of Swedish guitarist Oz Osukaru, his vehicle in the realm of melodic rock. Osukaru have actually been recording and performing for a good five years, already having an impressive number of releases under their belt; not to [...]
by Alexandra Mrozowska – Senior Colmunist — Buckle up and hold on tight, 220 Volt is back – as electrifying as ever! The legendary Swedish hard rock outfit returns with the new album titled Walkin’ In Starlight after long years of hiatus, their line-up refreshed by an addition of [...]
by John Kindred – Publisher — V.H.F. is the brainchild of drummer Todd “Vinny” Vinciguerra. The three-piece trio also features bassist Tony Franklin (The Firm, Blue Murder) and guitarist Joel Hoekstra (Night Ranger, Whitesnake, TSO). The V.H.F. moniker comprises the initials from [...]
by Alex Smith-Barbieri – Senior Columnist — Vic Rivera, chief songwriter and guitarist for Adriangale, and former musical partner of Ted Poley, is a very busy man these days. He’s been holed up in his underground studio in The Bronx, NY – crunching (pun intended) to get the new [...]
by Anabel Dflux – Senior Photojournalist — September 12th, 2014 at Saban Theatre in Beverly Hills, CA. — Legendary German metal act Accept gave audiences a killer show at the beautiful, historic Saban Theatre in Beverly Hills. It is of no surprise that this band is so successful- [...]
by Alex Smith-Barbieri – Senior Columnist — Livio Gravini is a singer’s singer; classically trained, but with all the whisky-throat and she-left-me heartache that makes listening to Robert Plant, Paul Rogers, David Coverdale and other greats so visceral. When Livio sings, you don’t [...]
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