Dragonforce joined by Firewind, Visions of Atlantis and Seven Spires – Pittsburgh, PA –...

A tour that has been delayed about two years due to the pandemic has finally made its way to Pittsburgh with Dragonforce headlining over Firewind, Visions of Atlantis and Seven Spires...

Nita Strauss – Pittsburgh, PA – May 22, 2019

Nita Strauss headlined her first solo show in Pittsburgh at the Hard Rock Cafe on Wednesday evening just days after the venue hosted her Alice Cooper bandmate Chuck Garric's band Beasto...
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Steel Panther Cleveland House of Blues 11-30-16

Warning, no safe rooms here!  Reminiscent of an era when spandex wasn’t just for Spanx and Aquanaut didn’t have an environmental warning, Steel Panther delivers over the top original songs that...

M3 Rock Festival – Day 3 was the “Bomb” – July 4, 2021 –...

The third and final day of the M3 Rock Festival kicked off with Little Ceasar. I can still remember the cassette I wore out playing their version of the soul classic "Chain...

Foreigner – Rocksino – Cleveland 4-30-17

The Pure Rock Shop hit the road this weekend to spend a night with Foreigner at the Hard Rock Rocksino in Cleveland, Ohio, and as anticipated, it was well worth the...
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Madame Mayhem Releases “Ready for Me” and Announces Tour Dates with Fozzy

Madame Mayhem is a true rocker with an eclectic style in every aspect of life - merging theatricality with hard-hitting, rocking tunes. And on October 20, 2017, she will be unveiling...

Rokisland Festival – Day 4 – Saturday – 1/21/23

The final day of Rokisland festival began with a rained out VIP event on Sunset Pier, similar to the Friday jam hosted by the Bulletboys.  Tesla's Frank Hannon and members of...

Tesla with support from Kurt Deimer – Northfield, OH – 3/16/2024

There was definitely some concern about how the evening would play out on Saturday night for Tesla's sold-out show at the MGM Northfield casino.  Social media posts had noted that guitarist...

Monsters of Rock Cruise – Day at Sea – 4/30/2023

Our first full day at sea began with the traditional 'Bloody Mary' jam hosted by Joel Hoekstra (Whitesnake), who was later joined by Greg Smith and Y&T's Mike Vanderhule, as well...
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KINGDOM COME CELEBRATES DEBUT ALBUM WITH 30 YEAR ANNIVERSARY TOUR

Hard rock band Kingdom Come was formed in 1987 and was quickly signed to Polydor Records. They released their first single "Get It On" which had a stranglehold on AOR radio...

MegaCruise – October 13-18, 2019 – Norwegian Jewel

The mayhem began on Thursday, October 12th as the sea of black invaded the Avalon in Hollywood just across the street from the Capital Records tower with a pre-party featuring Armored...

Orianthi, Brother Cane, and Stone Horses – Warrendale, PA – 11/11/2023

Another night of great music at Jergels as fans arrived early to catch Stone Horses and Brother Cane in support of Australian guitarist, singer and songwriter Orianthi.Stone Horses is a Rock...