TRAUMA ANNOUNCE US TOUR WITH QUEENSRŸCHE & MARTY FRIEDMAN

Bay Area thrash metal band Trauma have announced a US tour with prog metal vets Queensrÿche early next year – running from March 3rd through April 16th.  Also on the bill will...

Judas Priest CELEBRATES 50 YEARS OF MUSIC AND OVER 50 MILLION ALBUMS SALES

Judas Priest have been presented with a special plaque commemorating an incredible 50 years in music and over 50 million album sales worldwide.  The presentation was made on the eve of...

ESCAPE THE HIVE RELEASE DEBUT SINGLE, “IT’S NOT ALRIGHT”

Phoenix, AZ's newest melodic hard rock act, ESCAPE THE HIVE was formed just over a year ago when the band's members, all well known, respected Phoenix musos, decided to come together to...

UPDATE: BOWL FOR RONNIE CELEBRITY BOWLING PARTY BRINGS IN MORE THAN $72,000

The BOWL FOR RONNIE Celebrity Bowling Party, benefiting the Ronnie James Dio Stand Up and Shout Cancer Fund (www.diocancerfund.org), made a splashy post-pandemic return by attracting a sell-out crowd well in...

TEMPT PUTS THE ROCK BACK IN CHRISTMAS WITH JOYOUS COVER OF BILLY SQUIER...

"We want to put rock and roll back into everyone's Christmas playlist and this gem of a song does that. It captures the Christmas spirit in a sincere, emotional yet fun...

ROKISLAND FEST RETURNS JANUARY 17-21, 2023 IN KEY WEST, FLORIDA

The Pure Rock Shop is excited to bring you full coverage of the second annual RokIsland Fest in January.Mötley Crüe frontman Vince Neil returns to join previously announced performers Styx, Tesla,...

TSO BRINGS THE GHOSTS OF CHRISTMAS EVE, THE BEST OF TSO, AND MORE THIS...

As always, The Pure Rock Shop looks forward to covering the Pittsburgh Performance of the multi-platinum, progressive rock group Trans-Siberian Orchestra (TSO), which will take place on Saturday, December 17, 2022. The highly anticipated...

SPREAD EAGLE ADD GERMANY TO SUBWAY TO THE STARS TOUR

NYC Streetmetallers Spread Eagle begin their Subway To The Stars Tour this weekend in Newark, Delaware and have added HEAT Festival in Ludwigsburg, Germany to the schedule.The band will be celebrating...

TWISTED SISTER TO BE INDUCTED INTO METAL HALL OF FAME

ROCAVAKA - The Vaka Thats Rocks! is proud to present: The 6th Annual Metal Hall of Fame Charity Gala, where Rock Legends Twisted Sister  will be Inducted into the 2023 Metal Hall of Fame. The event...

BOWL FOR RONNIE Celebrity Bowling Party at PINZ Bowling Center in Studio City Raises...

The BOWL FOR RONNIE benefit for the Ronnie James Dio Stand Up and Shout Cancer Fund returned to Pinz Bowling Center in Studio City on 11/17/2022 after a three-year hiatus due to the...

BIOHAZARD REUNITE WITH ORIGINAL LINEUP ANNOUNCE LIVE DATES, NEW MATERIAL

Biohazard is back. Celebrating their 35th anniversary as a band, Brooklyn, NY hardcore metal legends Biohazard have returned, reuniting their original lineup of guitarist/vocalist Billy Gradziadei, guitarist Bobby Hambel, drummer Danny Schuler,...

FASTER PUSSYCAT announce double A-side single ‘Like a Ghost’ and ‘Pirate Love’

Iconic rockers Faster Pussycat have announced the upcoming release of double A-side singles 'Like a Ghost' and 'Pirate Love' which will be available digitally via Golden Robot Records on November 28.This release is the...