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Geoff Tate’s Operation: Mindcrime U.S. Tour Beginning in June

To celebrate the 30th Anniversary of the landmark concept album, Operation: Mindcrime, quintessential front man Geoff Tate (the original lead singer for Queensryche) and his band, Operation: Mindcrime, will be performing...
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Mike Tramp Strays From the Flock

The Pure Rock Shop caught up with Mike Tramp before his acoustic show with John Corabi at the Crafthouse in Pittsburgh this week for a radio interview for 91.7 FM WNJR in Pittsburgh...
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Femme Fatale Shakes the Monsters of Rock Cruise

The afternoon sun was blaring on the Norwegian Pearl pool deck for the 2016 version of Femme Fatale on the 3rd day of the Monsters of Rock Cruise - Monsterwood.  The...
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Loudness – Monsters of Rock Cruise

The Pure Rock Shop reveled in the chance to see Arkira Takasaki, Minoru Niihara, Masayoshi Yamashita and Masayuki Suzuki of the legendary Loudness on Monsters of Rock Cruise! The band was tight, heavy and...

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...

WEAPONS OF ANEW ANNOUNCE TOUR DATES WITH SCOTT STAPP AND MESSER

Melodic metallists Weapons of Anew are set to open shows throughout the summer in the US for Scott Stapp (Creed) and Messer, and are already poised for a great 2020, as...
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Warrant Vocalist Robert Mason Tells Fans What to Expect from the DRFSR Anniversary Tour

The Pure Rock Shop caught up with Warrant frontman Robert Mason this week to see what the band has in store for us this time around at Jergels.  Given that this...
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Winger – Warrendale, PA – 03/16/2019

A sold-out crowd packed Jergel's early for local melodic metal band Storm Dragon, and Red Reign, who drove in from Richmond, VA to perform a set of original music as they...

Generation Axe – Greensburg, PA – 12/04/2018

The Generation Axe tour came to The Palace Theater in Greensburg, PA on Monday, December 3rd, bringing together five of the most talent guitar players in the world of rock and...

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...

Trans-Siberian Orchestra Tour Returns to Pittsburgh on December 22, 2017

The Trans-Siberian Orchestra (TSO) returns to Pittsburgh with a completely updated presentation of TSO’s unforgettable “The Ghosts of Christmas Eve,” at PPG Paints Arena with two spectacular shows on Friday, December...
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Sebastian Bach – Pittsburgh, PA

When the original “Youth Gone Wild” hits the stage, the crowd goes wild too!Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania’s Graffiti’s Showcase hosted Bach and his band as they rung in the new year on February...