Bret Michaels with Lou Gramm & Dee Snider, Chris Janson, and Don Felder –...

Despite 'Starlake' in Burgettstown being only about a twenty minute drive from my house, The Pure Rock Shop hasn't covered many shows there over the past few decades.  But with the...

Vixen Rocked the Honda Center with New Lead Singer Rosa Laricchiuta

Vixen, the iconic all-female rock band, recently introduced Rosa Laricchiuta as their new lead singer, succeeding Lorraine Lewis.  The band made their debut with Rosa on 6/21/2024 at the Honda Center in...

The Dead Daisies & Rock City Machine Co (RCMC) – Nashville, TN – 6/16/2024

Having headed to the airport on just three hours of sleep after seeing Ace Frehley Friday night in Morgantown, WV, I hit the town with friends and caught as much live...

Firehouse – Warrendale, PA 6/6/2024

Kicking off the weekend early last night, Firehouse returned to Jergels in Warrendale, PA for the first time following the untimely passing of frontman CJ Snare.  Fans joined together to catch the show...

Kamelot, Hammerfall, Ad Infinitum – Pittsburgh, PA – 5/20/2024

It was a metal Monday in Pittsburgh with a triple bill kicking off the week at The Roxian Theater in McKees Rocks, PA.  The night began around 7pm with what first...

ROCK FOR RONNIE – Woodland Hills, CA – 5/19/2024

The Rock for Ronnie event took place yesterday, May 19, 2024, at Warner Center Park in Woodland Hills, CA. This annual concert is hosted by radio and TV personality Eddie Trunk,...

M3 Rock Festival – Day 2 – Columbia, MD – 5/5/2024

The two-day festival continued on Sunday, May 5th with a full headlining set by Bret Michaels and special guest Dee Snider, who treated fans to a mid-set surprise from Night Ranger and an...

M3 Rock Festival – Day 1 – Columbia, MD – 5/4/2024

The 15th anniversary of the M3 Rock Festival 2024 official kicked off Saturday, May 4th following a VIP performance and a sold-out Official Pre-Party at The Collective Encore nearby and a...

M3 Rock Festival – Official Pre-Party – Columbia, MD – 5/3/2024

As is tradition, the M3 Rock Festival kicked off the first weekend of May in Columbia, Maryland.  This year’s festivities took place over Saturday and Sunday, with pre-party events kicking things...

Aldo Nova, Warrendale, PA – 5/2/2024

A busy week of concerts in the 'Burgh continued with Aldo Nova at Jergel's last night.  In anticipation of the band's performance at the M3 Rock Festival in Baltimore, MD this...

Uriah Heep and Saxon – Pittsburgh, PA – 5/1/2024

On Wednesday, May 1, 2024, the "Hell, Fire & Chaos – The Best Of British Rock & Metal" tour made it's way to the city of Pittsburgh with two legendary British metal bands Uriah...

Faster Pussycat with Johnny Nasty Boots – Pittsburgh, PA – 4/30/2024

The first of an epic marathon of shows for the week began last night at the Crafthouse Stage & Grill with local support from 9Sundays and Royal Honey starting around 7pm.The...