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by Craig Newman – Columnist – September 26th, 2014 at Club Nokia in Los Angeles, CA. – The last time Within Temptation performed across North America was seven years ago and last year Amaranthe headlined their first North America tour. Tonight was the second show of their North [...]
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 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 Deb Rao – Senior Columnist – September 5th, 2014 at Vamp’d in Las Vegas, NV. – Puddle Of Mudd made a return appearance to Las Vegas for a sold out show at Vamp’d on Sept. 5. The last time I had seen the band was at Fremont Street Experience outdoors in front of [...]
by Deb Rao – Senior Columnist – September 6th, 2014 at Vamp’d in Las Vegas, NV. – Hookers & Blow is celebrating their 10th Anniversary and performed a special show at Vamp’d on Sept. 6. One great thing about this band is that they really bring the party to the people. [...]
by John Kindred – Publisher – September 5, 2014 at Cricket Wireless Amphitheater in Bonner Springs, KS. – The 5th annual Rockstar Energy UPROAR Festival at Cricket Ampitheater in Bonner Spring, Kan., started off with little fanfare. And it quickly shifted to miserable, cold and [...]
by Anabel Dflux – Senior Photojournalist – August 30th, 2014 at the Roxy in West Hollywood, CA. – Hollywood band Ginger V opened for London After Midnight at the Roxy on Sunset Boulevard this past Saturday, and made a lasting impression on a slew of people. The band comprised of [...]
by Anabel Dflux – Senior Photojournalist – August 30th, 2014 at the Roxy in West Hollywood, CA. – The infamous band London After Midnight stole the night at the Roxy on Sunset this past Saturday, playing to a completely sold out venue and an assembly of dedicated fans. These [...]
by Deb Rao – Senior Columnist – August 15th, 2014 at Fremont Street Experience in Las Vegas, LV. – The Rock Of Vegas Concert Series is well underway at Fremont Street Experience in Las Vegas with perhaps one of the most iconic bands to hit the summer stage with rock royalty Deep [...]
by John Kindred – Publisher – August 14th, 2014 at Starlight Theater in Kansas City, MO. – Kansas is out on the road on its 40th anniversary tour, supporting Boston. Returning to Kansas City on a sad note for area fans, founding vocalist and keyboardist, Steve Walsh, performed his [...]
by Deb Rao – Senior Columnist – August 5th, 2014 at Vamp’d Las Vegas, NV. – The London Quireboys are celebrating their 30th anniversary and made a special stop in Las Vegas at Vamp’d on Aug. 5. The band hails from Newcastle. It has been many years since I have last seen [...]
by Kent McIntire – Photojournalist – August 9th, 2014 at Birch Run Expo Center in Birch Run, MI. – This was my first trip to Dirt Fest in the quaint Michigan town of Birch Run, mostly known for the outlet mall and the exit one takes to go to the “World’s Largest Christmas [...]
by Christophe Pauly – Senior Photojournalist – July 7th, 2014 at Trix in Antwerp, Belgium – Machine Head is currently out on the road on the band’s “Killers And Kings” Tour. The 15 date “Killers & Kings Tour” serve as an album primer for more [...]
by Zane Cash – Photojournalist – August 7th, 2014 at the Downtown OKC Airpark in Oklahoma City, OK. – The hottest (literally) metal festival of the year was in Oklahoma City, Okla. on Aug. 7, 2014 and Hardrock Haven was there to cover the madness! The Rockstar Energy Drink Mayhem [...]
by Deb Rao – Senior Columnist – August 2st, 2014 at MGM Grand Arena in Las Vegas, NV. – Aerosmith with Slash featuring Myles Kennedy and the Conspirators From the East Coast to the West Coast Aerosmith made a special stop to the MGM Grand Arena for the Let Rock Rule Tour on Aug. [...]
by Deb Rao – Senior Columnist – August 1st, 2014 at Vamp’d in Las Vegas, NV. – Rock and Roll gypsies LA Guns invaded Vamp’d on Aug. 1. LA Guns featuring Phil Lewis is one of the hardest working bands in the industry today. It has been 27 years since the band debut on [...]
by Joe Dolan – Guest Columnist – August 2, 2014 at at the Canyon Club in Agoura Hills, CA. – On a muggy Aug. 2, 2014, packed venue saw and listened to Bay Area rockers Tesla perform their 90-minute show of their headline 2014 Simplicity tour. The show started at 9 p.m. with no [...]
by John Kindred – Publisher – July 31, 2014 at Cricket Wireless Amphitheater in Bonner Springs, Kan. – Settling in for a long day of music festivities, the Vans Warped Tour made a stop in Bonner Springs, Kan. Vans Warped Tour is celebrating 20 years as the U.S. longest-running [...]
by Chris Baird – Photographer – July 24th, 2014 at The Orange Peel in Asheville, NC. – Zach Wylde’s Black Label Society is currently on the road in support of their latest LP Catacombs of the Black Vatican. Tour dates kicked off in Cincinnati, Ohio at the famed Bogart’s [...]
by Deb Rao – Senior Columnist – July 26th, 2014 at Vamp’d in Las Vegas, NV. – It is not very often that you get to see two legendary drummers perform on the same stage. On July 26 Vamp’d presented an evening of Drum Wars featuring two legendary brothers and drummers Vinny and [...]
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