LITTLE CAESAR IS SET TO RELEASE THE RE-MASTERED/REPACKAGED ‘AMERICAN DREAM’ ON MARCH 11TH

Little Caesar are best remembered for their version of the soul music song "Chain of Fools, a 1989 hit single from their self-titled debut album on DGC Records, a subsidiary of...

Casandra Carson Introduces New Paralandra Album and Recaps Festivals

We first caught Paralandra live at the Kick-off party for Rokisland festival back in January.  We'd heard the buzz around the band, but just hadn't had an opportunity to see a show....

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...
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Pretty Maids – Monsters of Rock Cruise 10-1-16 and 10-4-16

Pretty Maids were one of the rare treats of the Monsters of Rock Cruise. This was our first getting to see Ronnie Atkins, Rene Shades, Ken Hammer and Allan Tschicaja perform live. Also, I was quite surprised...

Nick Perri Discusses the release of his album Sun Via

Nick Perri & The Underground Thieves, a Philadelphia-based rock band led by artist/songwriter/producer Nick Perri, caught our attention earlier this month when opening for The Struts at the Starlight Drive-in in...

The Marvelous 3 Reunion – Atlanta, GA – 10/27/2023

Atlanta's Tabernacle, which originally opened in 1911 as a church, hosted a religious experience like no other last night as the Marvelous 3 performed together live for the first of three...

Rocklanta – Saturday, March 30, 2019

With Warrant headlining day two of Rocklanta, Brad Lee lined-up nine great bands with Denman kicking things off at 1pm.  While these guys were hard to miss hanging out at the...

Chris Caffery Discusses the Upcoming Spirits of Fire Album

Chris Caffery caught up with The Pure Rock Shop on 91.7FM WNJR to discuss the upcoming release of the debut album from Spirits of Fire, which also features vocalist Tim "Ripper" Owens, Steve...
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Overkill Discusses The Grinding Wheel

Legendary New Jersey thrashers, OVERKILL, have recently announced their upcoming eighteenth album, "The Grinding Wheel", which will be released on February 10th, 2017 via Nuclear Blast. Today, the band have finally...

MÖTÖRHEAD LÖST TAPES SERIES FROM DONINGTON’S DOWNLOAD FESTIVAL RELEASED

Cassette tapes. Remember those? Those things with the dual spools and loads of wide brown plastic recording string that’d occasionally unravel and hang out of the shell, requiring a pencil and firm wrist to spin...

Trans-Siberian Orchestra Tour Returns to Pittsburgh on December 22, 2017

The Trans-Siberian Orchestra (TSO) returns to Pittsburgh with a completely updated presentation of TSO’s unforgettable “The Ghosts of Christmas Eve,” at PPG Paints Arena with two spectacular shows on Friday, December...

‘FLYING V’ DOCUMENTARY TELLS THE STORY OF ONE OF THE MOST FAMOUS STYLES OF...

September 11, 2020 will see the release of the new DVD, 'Flying V.' Issued as part of the popular 'Inside Metal' series, 'Flying V' was directed by Peter Hansen and produced...