Nick Perri Discusses the release of his album Sun Via

Nick Perri & The Underground Thieves, a Philadelphia-based rock band led by artist/songwriter/producer Nick Perri, caught our attention earlier this month when opening for The Struts at the Starlight Drive-in in...
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Photographer Mark Weiss Releases “The Decade that Rocked”

The Decade That Rocked takes rock music fans back to an era of musical excess, where photographer Mark Weiss lived at the heart of it all, documenting the most excessive bands...
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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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Matthew Nelson Discusses his Upcoming “evening with” Performance with Brother Gunnar

Having been born into a famous family with band practice in their nursery and a babysitter named Mama Cass, it was no surprise that Nelson brother Matthew and Gunnar grew up...
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Drummer Laust Sonne From D-A-D Says A Prayer for the Loud

The Pure Rock Shop caught up with drummer Laust Sonne from the danish rock band D-A-D on 91.7 FM WNJR in Pittsburgh, PA this past week to discuss the July release of...

Danny Rexon of Crazy Lixx Discusses the Band’s New Album Forever Wild

The Pure Rock Shop caught up with Danny Rexon of Crazy Lixx to discuss the band's new album Forever Wild, his production work and inspiration behind the band's sound, and their upcoming...
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MB4 – Baltimore, MD – May 2, 2019

Those who headed to the Baltimore area this past weekend had their pick of shows if they wanted to kick things off early like we did...Kip Winger performed at Union Jack's...
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Interview with Modern Rockers Joyous Wolf

The Pure Rock Shop caught up with frontman Nick Reese and guitarist Blake Allard from the modern rock band Joyous Wolf this past week just prior to their performance with Buckcherry...
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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...

David Readman Plans Return to Eden with Pendulum of Fortune

David Readman who is perhaps best known as the frontman for the band Pink Cream 69, caught up with Kara from The Pure Rock Shop on 91.7FM WNJR following the PC69's second Monster's...
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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...
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The Three Tremors – Pittsburgh, PA – 03/11/2019

Despite a breakdown along the way to Pittsburgh, three of metal's greatest vocalists - Tim "Ripper" Owens (Judas Priest, Iced Earth, Diorites Disciples), Harry "The Tyrant" Conklin (Jag Panzer, Satan's Host, Titan...