Kevin Steele of Roxx Gang

Based in Tampa, Florida, Kevin Steele says that when the band took the typical route when trying to get a record deal back in the late eighties, and after releasing demo...

Britny Fox – Michael Kelly Smith Interview

While the turn of the music scene separated the band more than eight years ago, they never truly called it quits. Aside from their solo efforts, Britny Fox always had hoped...
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Bret Michaels Interview

With the eighteen-year success of Poison and forty-years of life behind him, Bret Michaels has released what he’s calling a “personal snapshot” of different moments in his life.  The album, entitled...
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With a Whisper David Coverdale Goes Into the Light

After devoting many years of his professional career to performances with the blues-driven Whitesnake, and working with the likes of Jimmy Page and Deep Purple, vocalist David Coverdale has finally embarked...

Doro Pesch Interview

Bringing to the helm a variety of metal influences, Doro Pesch sites bands like Judas Priest and Saxon as her favorites early on in her career, and interestingly also points out...

Lost Horizon – Martin Furangen Interview

Lost Horizon may call Sweden home, but with their latest release Awakening the World (KOCH) the band has invaded the United States. Martin Furangen spoke to us not long after their...
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Sebastian Bach on Broadway

Park Avenue may lead to Skid Row, but Sebastian Bach's got bigger plans. The former Skid Row frontman has been pursuing a successful solo career for several years, and has now...
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DC Cooper of Royal Hunt Interview

The History Growing up in Bradford County, about 2 1/2 hrs East of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, DC Cooper's first live vocal performance was with his uncle's band at a bar in Johnstown, PA...

The Return of The Pure Rock Shop!!!

The Pure Rock Shop returns bigger, brighter and bolder than ever!  We will bring you CD reviews of the greatest hard rock and heavy metal bands on the planet!  In addition,...
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An Interview with Bruce Kulick of KISS and Union

In August of 1996 KISS made history reuniting the original band members and leaving guitarist Bruce Kulick and drummer Eric Singer out of work. Though Kulick continues to do performances at...

An Interview with Gilby Clarke

With influences ranging from the obvious -- KISS, Alice Cooper and Led Zeppelin -- and going back further to David Bowie and T-Rex.  Gilby Clarke believes in the simplistic definition of...
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Tony Montana Formerly of Great White Interview

Tony Montana had played bass for Great White through the height of their success, but was fired for as he puts it, "being a bit apathetic about the direction the music...