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Canada’s Gypsy Chief Goliath Returns with Citizens of Nowhere

Pitch Black Records is thrilled to announce the return of one of Canada’s premiere Stoner Metal acts, GYPSY CHIEF GOLIATH with their new, third album – “Citizens of Nowhere”. “Citizens of Nowhere”...
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Arrayan Path Returns with Fifth Album Chronicles of Light

Epic heavy/power metal masters ARRAYAN PATH are back with their fifth album, a follow-up to 2013’s excellent “IV: Stigmata”.As previously announced the album is titled “Chronicles of Light” and it will...
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Kazakhstan’s Holy Dragons Return with Civilizator

Kazakhstan’s ultimate metal band returns with their… FOURTEENTH album, two years after their last offering (“Dragon Inferno”).“Civilizator” can best be described as an overview of the band’s stylistic evolution during its...
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Motörhead’s Lemmy to Appear on German Postage Stamps

The late legendary Motörhead leader Lemmy Kilmister is being honored by the German postal service, Deutsche Post on a set of postage stamps.The tribute to the fallen heavy metal icon is the...
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Liv Sin Signs Record Contract with Swedish Label Despotz Records

For longtime fans of Swedish sleaze metal artists Sister Sin, their breakup in 2015 left people wondering what was next for the band members.Former vocalist LIV SIN (Liv Jagrell) is currently...
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Chris Caffery of TSO Talks Tour, Conditioning, Nutrition and More

Chris Caffery of Trans-Siberian Orchestra and Savatage took the time recently to provide The Pure Rock Shop with an in-depth interview regarding TSO's 2016 tour which you can listen to below:During our...
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Mark Gus Scott “Will Not Forget!” 9/11 A Remembrance

MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 11, 2017 - NEW YORK:  On this somber day in American History, the latest pop-classical solo effort from Mark Gus Scott reinforces the mantra, “We Will Not Forget!”  His latest...

Download Festival Returns to France this June 2018

The Download Festival takes place on June 15th, 16th, 17th, and 18th in the Base Aérienne 217, Le Plessis-Pâté / Brétigny-sur-Orge / Coeur d'Essonne, just south of Paris,France.  From what we've...

VELVET VIPER – ‘Respice Finem’

In 1985, German singer Jutta Weinhold founded Zed Yago, a band whose music and concept were intended to break away from run-of-the-mill rock and metal. This was the creation of “dramatic...

Quiet Riot’s Frankie Banali Talks About New Live Release “One Night in Milan”

The Pure Rock Shop catches up with Quiet Riot  drummer Frankie Banali to discuss the band's release of "One Night in Milan" featuring current frontman James Durbin, as well as the...

Apocalyptic Lovers – Better Days ahead!

A record company executive once told Queen that their song Bohemian Rapsody was too long to be their next single, clocking in at 5:54. Most hits hover around three minutes, but most bands aren’t Queen,...
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Bigfoot Releases Self-Titled CD

Bigfoot is a hard rock band from Wigan, England, with a penchant for putting a musical boot up your…..well, where the sun don’t shine, as they say!  Bursting onto the scene...