MEDIA VAULT

Listen to new tracks from upcoming Van Halen ‘Tokyo Dome Live In Concert’ now streaming

Posted by on Mar 3, 2015

Van Halen announced today that their first-ever live album to feature original singer David Lee Roth is now available for pre-order in multiple formats. Van Halen 'Tokyo Dome Live In Concert' will be available as a 2-CD set, 4-LP set on 180 gram vinyl, and digitally. Now two live tracks from the read more...

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PHOTOS

Toto at Vina…a Sunday night in Wine Country

Posted by on Sep 13, 2016

Toto wrapped up their Summer 'An Evening With' tour at the beautiful Vina Robles Amphitheatre this past Sunday and it was an evening of stellar musicianship, all the Toto hits, tracks from their latest studio album 'XIV,' and even a cover featuring some fantastic guitar work by one of the best, read more...

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INTERVIEWS

It’s the 34th Anniversary of The US Festival ‘Heavy Metal Day’ – I was there…a recap

Posted by on May 29, 2017

Today is the 34th Anniversary of the 1983 US Festival. The US Festivals (US pronounced like the pronoun, not as initials) were two early 1980s music and culture festivals sponsored by Steve Wozniak, formerly of Apple Computer. The first was held Labor Day weekend in September 1982 and the second read more...

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TV ROCK NEWS

Denis Leary’s new show ‘Sex & Drugs & Rock & Roll’ to premiere July 16 on FX

Posted by on Jul 12, 2015

'Sex & Drugs & Rock & Roll,' the new show created by and starring Denis Leary, will make its premiere on FX this Thursday, July 16 at 10 PM e/p. Leary stars as “Johnny Rock,” lead singer of a legendary early 90's New York band called The Heathens. Known for living up to their read more...

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Oct 1, 2018

October 1
Albert Collins - b. 1932 - d. 11/24/93
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Sep 1, 2018

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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
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