Vixen to release “Live Fire” via Rat Pak Records

Classic 80’s rock veterans Vixen will release “Live Fire” via Rat Pak Records on July 6, 2018. Mixed by Michael Wagener, “Live Fire” features 12 live tracks and was recorded at Chicago's legendary Arcada Theater during the group’s successful 2017...
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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...

Mr. Big to Release Live From Milan on July 13th on Frontiers

Following the release of their 2017 album, “Defying Gravity”, Mr. Big set out on a trek that took them all over the world to promote the new release in a live...
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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...

Praying Mantis are pleased to announce their 11th studio album, “GRAVITY”!

After the positively warm reception to the band's last studio album, 'Legacy' (2015), the new album sees the band returning with an inspired, take-no-prisoners set! “GRAVITY” sees the band keep the same line-up...
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Eric Martin of Mr. Big Talks “Live from Milan”, Scrap Metal and Solo Tour

The Pure Rock Shop caught up with Eric Martin from Mr. Big to discuss the band's new double album and DVD set Live from Milan featuring more than 20 songs performed at...
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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...

JUDAS PRIEST TO RELEASE ‘FIREPOWER,’ “SPECTRE” MUSIC VIDEO, AND ANNOUNCE NYC SIGNING AND POP-UP...

Not only is Judas Priest’s latest studio triumph, ‘Firepower,’ out today (http://smarturl.it/Firepower), as well as a new video for one of the album’s standout tracks, “Spectre” (http://smarturl.it/SpectreVid), but there is additional...
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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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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...