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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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Cathouse Live returns to rock Irvine Meadows on August 15, band lineup has been confirmed for the Cathouse Live Battle Of The Bands

by on Jul.12, 2015, under LINKS, ROCK NEWS, ROCK TOUR DATES

Riki Rachtman’s World Famous Cathouse will return to Southern California for one night of debauchery with Cathouse Live At Irvine Meadows, Saturday, August 15 at Irvine Meadows Amphitheater (recently known as Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre) in Irvine, CA. Original Cathouse creator Riki Rachtman, along with Live Nation and Synergy Global Entertainment (SGE), are bringing Cathouse Live to a much larger audience with this music and lifestyle festival features some of the defining rock artists of the ‘80s and ‘90s. read more...

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Slash and the Conspirators new line of action figures now available

by on Jul.12, 2015, under LINKS, PHOTOS, ROCK NEWS

Slash and the Conspirators new line of action figures now available

Staramba, a company touting itself as “pioneers of photorealistic 3D printed figurines [of] both … celebrities as well as ordinary people,” has released a new line of figures dedicated to Slash and his band, Myles Kennedy and the Conspirators. The entire band figures are featured on a black base plate in front of the artwork for their most recent studio album, 'World on Fire.' Members are also available for sale individually. read more...

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