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...

Slaughter – May 20, 2018 – Pittsburgh, PA

For nearly thirty years, it has always been a treat to catch Slaughter live from packed amphitheaters to intimate clubs, and last night’s show at Jergel’s was no exception.  Frontman and...
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An Interview with Katrina Chester of LUXX

After watching her perform at a New Jersey club over five years ago while visiting a friend in New York, guitarist Ian Hatton (Bonham) pursued vocalist Katrina Chester until the band...

Chris Caffery discusses the “Embrace the Unknown” from Spirts of Fire

The Pure Rock Shop caught up with guitarist Chris Caffery to discuss the sophomore release from Spirits Of Fire.  Listen in to the full interview to hear more about how Chris...

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...

Firewind’s Gus G. Checks-In From the Road

Guitarist Gus G., founder of the band Firewind caught up with The Pure Rock Shop following his band's soundcheck at The Roxian Theater in McKees Rocks, just outside of Pittsburgh, PA.  The...

Mark Slaughter Interview

Mark Slaughter checked in with The Pure Rock Shop on 91.7FM WNRJ to discuss his solo album Halfway There, Slaughter's upcoming show at Jergels locally here on Sunday, May 20th and plans...

Dokken’s Return To The East Live 2016

At this point, Dokken simply needs no introduction. The band cemented their status as one of the legendary hard rock/heavy metal archetypes of the ‘80s rock scene with numerous successful albums...

Adrian Vandenberg Recaps the Monsters of Rock Cruise and Tells us What’s Next for...

After bringing the band Vandenberg back in 2020 with a new album and a new line-up, the pandemic stalled any plans for touring.  In fact, the band had only performed one...

The Pure Rock Shop talks “Force Majeure” with Kenny and Don “Crash” from H.E.A.T.

The Pure Rock Shop caught up with H.E.A.T. frontman Kenny Leckremo and drummer Don "Crash" for the scoop on the band's latest single "Hollywood," and their upcoming album Force Majeure, which is due...