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Rick Ruhl of Every Mother’s Nightmare

We caught up with Every Mother's Nightmare (EMN) frontman Rick Ruhl about the band's 2017 release GRIND on WNJR 91.7 FM in Washington (Pittsburgh, PA) and WNJR.org.Listen here to learn about...
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Nightwish Vehicle of Spirit Smashes European Charts

Nightwish rings in 2017 with the release of the DVD/CD set "Vehicle of Spirit" in North America on Friday January 6th.  Coming off the smashing success of the release throughout Europe...

Sammy Lee from Red Reign discusses Local Performances with Winger and Tesla

The Pure Rock Shop caught up with drummer Sammy Lee from Virginia-based Red Reign to discuss the band's upcoming performances with Winger at Jergel's on March 16th and shows with Tesla in Erie,...
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Doug Aldrich of Dead Daisies Interview

The Dead Daisies guitarist Doug Aldrich reconnects with The Pure Rock Shop and talks about his experiences touring with The Dead Daises, including their time on the road and on the...

The Neal Morse Band Tour in Support of “The Great Adventure”

Can a band release one proclaimed “masterpiece” after another? If you’re talking about THE NEAL MORSE BAND, the answer is a resounding “yes.”  Neal Morse (lead vocals, guitars, keyboards), Mike Portnoy...
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Eric AK of Flotsam and Jetsam Interview

Eric AK of legendary thrashers Flotsam & Jetsam recently joined The Pure Rock Shop on 91.7FM WNJR Washington / Pittsburgh to discuss their current tour with Hammerfall (which stops at the...
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Tony Cardenas-Montana Announces New Music from Shadow and The Thrill

Tony Cardenas-Montana caught up with The Pure Rock Shop on 91.7FM WNJR to give us an update about his new project with Brentt Arcement entitled Shadow and the Thrill.Listen to the interview...
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Interview with Modern Rockers Joyous Wolf

The Pure Rock Shop caught up with frontman Nick Reese and guitarist Blake Allard from the modern rock band Joyous Wolf this past week just prior to their performance with Buckcherry...
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Steve Morse of the Dixie Dregs Checks off his Bucket List

Innovative rock fusion guitarist Steve Morse caught up with us on WNJR 91.7 FM in Washington (Pittsburgh, PA) and online at WNJR.org to talk about the current Dixie Dregs reunion tour...
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Kreator Vocalist Mille Petrozza to Host Live Q&A 1-6-17

German thrash titans KREATOR announced that Mille Petrozza will be available for an exclusive Facebook live Q&A this Friday, January 6th at 11 AM PST/ 2 PM EST/ 8 PM CET....

Lordi Releases Sexorcism

Lordi is a Finnish hard rock and melodic heavy metal band, originally formed in 1992 by the band's lead singer, songwriter, visual art designer and costume maker, Mr Lordi. Lordi took part in...
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Richie Kotzen – Pittsburgh, PA 5-10-2017

Hot on the heels of an impressive jaunt with The Winery Dogs, Richie Kotzen is touring the states in support of his latest solo release Salting Earth.  The Pure Rock Shop...