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Intrinsic return and bring ‘Nails’ to the masses!

by on Aug.18, 2015, under CD/DVD RELEASES, LINKS, ROCK NEWS, VIDEO

It isn't often (if ever) where you see band of brothers break up almost 20 years prior and then through the power of Metal, come back together to release a third album that was originally recorded OVER 20 years ago. Such is the case with California Central Coast Thrash metal band Intrinsic and I was there in the beginnings. read more...

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Motley Manure at California Mid State Fair


I preface this post as a lifelong Motley Crue fan, having seen the band multiple times with my first being at the US Festival in 1983, when the band was on absolute fire. I am and have been a Crue fanatic, with the band bringing so many memorable moments to my life and musical passion. read more...

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Rock B-Days/Today In Rock: August

by on Aug.01, 2015, under ROCK B-DAYS/TODAY IN ROCK

Rock Birthdays: August
August 1:
Jerry Garcia (Grateful Dead, Legion of Mary, Reconstruction, Jerry Garcia Band, Old and in the Way, Jerry Garcia Acoustic Band, New Riders of the Purple Sage, Merle Saunders) b. 1942 - d. 8/9/95
Rick Anderson (The Tubes) - 68
Rick Coonce (The Grass Roots) - 68
Tommy Bolin (Zephyr, Billy Cobham, James Gang, Deep Purple, Moxy, Alphonse Mouzon, others, solo)) b. 1951 - Bolin died of a heroin overdose on December 4th, 1976.
Boz Burrell (King Crimson, Bad Company, Snape, Zoot Money's Big Roll Band, Tam White, Jon Lord, others) - b. 1946 - d. 9/21/06
Tim Bachman (Brave Belt, Bachman-Turner Overdrive) - 63
Robert Cray - 62
Michael Penn (Doll Congress, solo) - 57
Joe Elliot (Atomic Mass, Def Leppard, Cybernauts, Down 'n' Outz) - 56
Suzi Gardner (L7) - 56
Betsy Bitch (Bitch) -
Adam Duritz (Counting Crows, solo + more) - 51
Dan Donegan (Disturbed, Fight or Flight, Vandal) - 47
Dhani Harrison (George Harrison, thenewno2, Traveling Wilburys, Fistful of Mercy) - 37 read more...

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Don Henley to release fist solo album in 15 years, ‘Cass County’ on September 25.

by on Jul.19, 2015, under CD/DVD RELEASES, LINKS, ROCK NEWS, VIDEO

Don Henley will release 'Cass County,' his fifth studio album, and first solo album in 15 years, on September 25. Named for the northeastern Texas county in which Henley was raised, 'Cass County' will be available as a 12-song standard CD and digital album, as well as a 16-track deluxe version and 180 gram Vinyl LP. read more...

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Grateful Dead say “Fare Thee Well” with November 20 CD & video release of Chicago shows

by on Jul.12, 2015, under CD/DVD RELEASES, LINKS, ROCK NEWS

The Grateful Dead will issue CD's and video releases of their recent"Fare Thee Well" concerts on November 20 under the title 'Fare Thee Well: Celebrating 50 Years of the Grateful Dead.' The July 3rd, 4th and 5th concerts at Chicago's Soldier Field finds the band's surviving members – drummers Mickey Hart and Bill Kreutzmann, bassist Phil Lesh and guitarist Bob Weir – playing two sets of music each night alongside guitarist Trey Anastasio, keyboardist Jeff Chimenti and pianist Bruce Hornsby. A limited-edition release will offer audio and video of the complete event via the band's website. read more...

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