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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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Nathan James of Inglorious Interview

Nathan James of Inglorious took the time recently to talk with Kara from The Pure Rock Shop for 91.7FM WNJR in Washington, PA (and online at www.wnjr.org) about the bands' experiences...
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Judas Priest Set to Launch Firepower 2018 North American Tour with Saxon

One of heavy metal’s most legendary acts will be hitting the road in 2018 in support of their new studio album, ‘Firepower.’ The ‘Judas Priest: Firepower 2018 Tour’ will kick off...

DOOMSDAY OUTLAW Releases Hard Times

DOOMSDAY OUTLAW is a ten-legged hard rock, blues tinged juggernaut based in darkest Derbyshire. Coupling huge riffs and killer grooves with soaring, soulful vocals to deliver timeless tales of heartbreak and redemption, the group is set to...

SIRIUS/XM PRESENTS: HAIR NATION TOUR 2018

Jack Russell's Great White will embark on the Sirius/XM Hair Nation Tour from coast to coast. This extravaganza is starting at the House of Blues in San Diego, CA - Wednesday, September 12th and ending...

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...

Paul Gilbert of Mr. Big Interview

The Pure Rock Shop talks to one-time local guitarist Paul Gilbert about growing up outside of Greensburg, Pennsylvania before starting guitar school in Los Angeles and ultimately forming Mr. Big with...
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Geoff Tate’s Operation: Mindcrime U.S. Tour Beginning in June

To celebrate the 30th Anniversary of the landmark concept album, Operation: Mindcrime, quintessential front man Geoff Tate (the original lead singer for Queensryche) and his band, Operation: Mindcrime, will be performing...