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Steve Vai Discusses the Generation Axe Tour

Guitarist Steve Vai caught up with The Pure Rock Shop on 91.7 FM WNJR to discuss life on the road with Nuno Bettencourt, Yngwie Malmsteen, Zakk Wylde and Tobin Abasi for...

Bret Michaels – Greensburg, PA – 11-9-2018

Opening with Poison's "Talk Dirty to Me" and ending the evening with the KISS classic "Rock and Roll All Nite," the Bret Michaels Band had the sold-out crowd at Greensburg's Palace...
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Alice Cooper – Pittsburgh, PA – 10-26-2018

What better way to kick off Halloween weekend in Pittsburgh than with an Alice Cooper costume party at Stage AE: smoking pumpkins, Wayne and Garth, and a 12-foot-tall Frankenstein's monster, who...
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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...