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Glen Sobel and The Goon Squad – Pittsburgh, PA, 10-25-2018

Alice Cooper band members Ryan Roxie and Tommy Henrikson (guitar and lead vocals), Chuck Garric (bass and lead vocals), and Glen Sobel (drums), calling themselves "Glen Sobel and the Goon Squad"...

Kingdom Come – Pittsburgh, PA – 10/17/2018

Formed in 1987, the hard rock band Kingdom Come was released their first single "Get It On" which held a stranglehold on rock radio in early 1988, prompting their self-titled debut album...

Ryan Roxie Joins Alice Cooper Band Members at Pre-Show Jam in Pittsburgh October 25th

The Pure Rock Shop caught up with Alice Cooper guitarist Ryan Roxie on 91.7 FM WNJR for updates on his solo album Imagine Your Reality, solo tour plans, and the upcoming...

Firehouse – Pittsburgh, PA – 09/21/2018

Firehouse hasn't visited the Pittsburgh area for a while, but it was quite apparent that their fans haven't forgotten about all of those hits from the early nineties as the sold-out crowd...

Interview with Bill Leverty of Firehouse

The Pure Rock Shop caught up with guitarist Bill Leverty from Firehouse to discuss the band's current tour schedule, including an upcoming show at Jergel's in Warrendale, PA on September 21st,...

Grand Rocktember VI – Hinkley, MN – 9-8-18 (Day 3)

The final day of Grand Rocktember kicked off with Minnesota-based Hericane Alice, which many will recall from the 1990 release Tear the House Down.  Still fronted by Bruce Naumann, Hericane Alice features...

Grand Rocktember VI – Hinkley, MN – 9-7-18 (Day 2)

Grand Rocktember continued on Friday afternoon with local musician Chris Hawkey kicking off the day with a blend of original country rock, and an eclectic collection of rock, metal and grunge...

Grand Rocktember VI – Hinkley, MN – 9-6-18

Grand Rocktember VI at the Grand Casino Amphitheater in Hinkley, MN kicked off strong with an extra day this time around, beginning on Thursday, September 6 with VAIN fronted by Davy...
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The Dead Daisies – Pittsburgh, PA – 8-29-2018

The Dead Daisies is somewhat of a supergroup formed in 2012 by guitarist David Lowy featuring a who's who of rock musicians from bands like Whitesnake, Thin Lizzy, Journey and more...Currently fronted...

Interview with Inga Rudin of the Lola Montez band

The Pure Rock Shop caught up with the Nashville-based Lola Montez band this past weekend in Wooster, Ohio at HighVol Music's Summerbash, and we are happy to report that the band has...
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HighVolSummerBASH – Wooster, Ohio – 08-25-2018

Independent music company HighVolMusic presented their SummerBash at Fiorie's in Wooster, Ohio on Saturday, August 25th, showcasing several bands and giving Cleveland-based Billy Morris and the Sunset Strip the chance to...

Great White – Clearfield, PA – 08-04-2018

Surrounded by vendors, rides, and carnival games, Great White took the stage on a hot summer evening at the Clearfield County Fair in Pennsylvania following the always entertaining and never predictable...