“BOWL FOR RONNIE” CELEBRITY BOWLING PARTY TO BENEFIT THE RONNIE JAMES DIO STAND UP AND SHOUT CANCER FUND, SET FOR POST-COVID RETURN ON NOV 17TH

The Annual BOWL FOR RONNIE Celebrity Bowling Party, benefiting the Ronnie James Dio Stand Up and Shout Cancer Fund (www.diocancerfund.org), is set to return on Thursday, November 17, 2022 after a three-year hiatus due to the coronavirus pandemic. The event, to be held at PINZ Bowling Center in Studio City, California, will once again be hosted by television and radio personality Eddie Trunk, who is heard on SiriusXM’s Volume channel. The BOWL FOR RONNIE will feature a celebrity bowling tournament and a raffle drawing for prizes and memorabilia. The 2019 event sold out in advance and raised more than $50,000 for the cancer charity, which is now in its 13th year of raising awareness … Continue reading “BOWL FOR RONNIE” CELEBRITY BOWLING PARTY TO BENEFIT THE RONNIE JAMES DIO STAND UP AND SHOUT CANCER FUND, SET FOR POST-COVID RETURN ON NOV 17TH

Michael Rudolph Cummings: New Video – This Is How I Get

US folk and alt-country artist MICHAEL RUDOLPH CUMMINGS presents a heartfelt third single taken from his new solo album “You Know How I Get”, to be released on October 21st as the third chapter of Ripple Music’s “Blood And Strings” acoustic series.  Says Michael Rudolph Cummings about this new track: “I have always felt songs were little gifts from instruments. The songs are in them already, it just takes time to hear them. This one came from an old 6-string banjo I picked up from a pile of broken instruments in a junk shop somewhere along the way. I think the song came out before I … Continue reading Michael Rudolph Cummings: New Video – This Is How I Get

MONSTER MAGNET ANNOUNCE ‘TEST PATTERNS: VOL. 1’ TO BE RELEASED NOVEMBER 11TH

Born in Red Bank, New Jersey, the early days of Monster Magnet were a cosmos away from the major-label, alternative rock boom that would suck the band into the shiny MTV world of the early to middle 90s. Originally formed by Dave Wyndorf, John McBain and Tim Cronin, Monster Magnet came into the world with a lysergic ooze in 1989 with two demo tapes – ‘Forget About Life, I’m High On Dope’ and ‘I’m Stoned, What Ya Gonna Do About It?’ – making it perfectly clear from the start where they were coming from. This was a band reveling in bad trips and the death of the hippy dream with … Continue reading MONSTER MAGNET ANNOUNCE ‘TEST PATTERNS: VOL. 1’ TO BE RELEASED NOVEMBER 11TH

ROCK CANDY MAG PRESENTS ONE OF MOTÖRHEAD LEGEND – FAST EDDIE CLARKE’S LAST EVER INTERVIEWS

A few short months before his untimely death in January of 2018, Motörhead guitarist Fast Eddie Clarke gave one of his most revealing interviews ever to Rock Candy Mag editor HoJo. To celebrate the 40th anniversary of Motörhead’s fifth studio album, ‘Iron Fist’, Rock Candy Mag brings you the whole of that interview, covering every aspect of Eddie’s life and career in rock. Over the course of a two-hour conversation, Eddie spoke openly and honestly about all aspects of his long journey in rock. Explaining how he joined Motörhead, Clarke said, “Phil Taylor phoned me up and said, ‘Do you … Continue reading ROCK CANDY MAG PRESENTS ONE OF MOTÖRHEAD LEGEND – FAST EDDIE CLARKE’S LAST EVER INTERVIEWS

W.A.S.P. Announces VIP Meet and Greet Packages for the Upcoming U.S. Leg of the 40 Years Live World Tour

W.A.S.P. announce they are offering their first ever VIP meet and greet packages on the upcoming U.S. leg of the 40 Years Live World Tour. VIP meet and greet packages are available for all dates on the U.S. tour, including shows that are already sold out for show tickets. In addition to meeting Blackie Lawless and getting a personal photo with him, fans will also be able get a photo holding Blackie’s original B.C. Rich Widow bass guitar and get a photo standing next to “Elvis” – Blackie’s incredibly unique and one of a kind microphone stand. To purchase your VIP ticket … Continue reading W.A.S.P. Announces VIP Meet and Greet Packages for the Upcoming U.S. Leg of the 40 Years Live World Tour

HELD HOSTAGE, with Tim “Ripper” Owens, to Help Raise Funds for Kentucky Flood Victoms at O.A.K. Operation Appalachian Kentucky – For Children Affected By The Eastern Kentucky Flood 2022

 On July 26th. – 30th., 2022, Eastern Kentucky was annihilated by historic floods. On October 29, 2022 at 7PM Eastern At the Hal Rogers Forum located in Hazard, Kentucky Held Hostage, along with special guest vocalist Tim “Ripper” Owens will be performing at Operation Appalachian Kids (For Children Affected By The Eastern Kentucky Floods). Many children and their families were displaced and lost everything in this horrific disaster. Blastzone Mike & Joseph Hedge both lifelong residents of Eastern Kentucky witnessed the tragic devastation first hand. They decided to do something about this to help the children of eastern Kentucky and organized this benefit … Continue reading HELD HOSTAGE, with Tim “Ripper” Owens, to Help Raise Funds for Kentucky Flood Victoms at O.A.K. Operation Appalachian Kentucky – For Children Affected By The Eastern Kentucky Flood 2022

STEELHEART celebrates 30 years of rock

 With 30 years of hit songs and world-traversing tours under his belt, Miiljenko Matijević (aka STEELHEART) is releasing the single “We All Die Young” today as part of a STEELHEART 30th Anniversary album that will be out toward the end of 2022.   “30 years of making records and performing throughout the world… How lucky can one man be?  It all hit home when I completed the STEELHEART 30th Anniversary album,” Matijević enthuses. “I have re-written and re-recorded some of my most famous songs and I am beyond excited for the world to hear this album.  My deepest thank you to all the people who have supported and believed in me.  … Continue reading STEELHEART celebrates 30 years of rock

SHOW REVIEW: The Bay Area Strikes Back Tour featuring Testament, Exodus & Death Angel – Stroudsburg PA. Friday Sept 23rd, The Sherman Theater

The Bay Area Strikes Back Tour featuring Testament, Exodus & Death Angel stormed through the Poconos Friday September 23rd playing The Sherman Theater in Stroudsburg PA. The show attracted an good size crowd of die hard thrash metal fans considering, one of The Big Four “Megadeth” was opening for “Five Finger Death Punch” just miles away at the area’s amphitheater. OK on with The Good, Bad and Horrific. None of that here, just absolutely phenomenal. And I’ll say it. Death Angel killed it. Death Angel opened the show and set the bar and tone for the entire night. The band open with the title … Continue reading SHOW REVIEW: The Bay Area Strikes Back Tour featuring Testament, Exodus & Death Angel – Stroudsburg PA. Friday Sept 23rd, The Sherman Theater

METALLICA With Special Guest RAVEN Announce Special Jonny & Marsha Zazula Tribute Show November 6 at Hard Rock Live Seminole, FL

Metallica goes back to their roots with early labelmates Raven to honor the Zazula Family with a Tribute Concert for charity. “We’re excited to add one more night to the tour calendar this year with a special show at Hard Rock Live at Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Hollywood, Florida, on Sunday, November 6, 2022. This night will be extra-special as we’ll be celebrating the life, legacy and achievements of Jonny and Marsha Zazula. Jonny gave us our first break in New York, released our first albums on his Megaforce Records label, and put us out on the road for our first real tour. With Marsha by his side, Jonny was a … Continue reading METALLICA With Special Guest RAVEN Announce Special Jonny & Marsha Zazula Tribute Show November 6 at Hard Rock Live Seminole, FL

The Pretty Reckless Share Gorgeous Acoustic Rendering of “Harley Darling” — WATCH + LISTEN

THE PRETTY RECKLESS SHARE “HARLEY DARLING” (ACOUSTIC) — WATCH + LISTEN OTHER WORLDS, NEW COLLECTION OF MATERIAL, ARRIVES NOVEMBER 4 VIA FEARLESS RECORDS THE PRETTY RECKLESS — Taylor Momsen [vocals, guitar], Ben Phillips [guitar, keys, piano], Mark Damon [bass], and Jamie Perkins [drums] — will release Other Worlds, a new collection of material, on November 4 via Fearless Records. Pre-order it here. Today, the band has shared the visualizer for the absolutely stunning acoustic version of “Harley Darling.” Watch + listen here. The Pretty Reckless dressed down this favorite from Death By Rock And Roll to its bare essence with a stirring and striking acoustic performance. “‘Harley Darling’ is a love letter to Kato Khandwala,” says Momsen. … Continue reading The Pretty Reckless Share Gorgeous Acoustic Rendering of “Harley Darling” — WATCH + LISTEN