Melodic Rock Festival 5 – Part 3

If you haven't already, start at the beginning with an intro to the festival and Day 1 coverage, then check out Day 2, before moving...
Alliance – In Control

Alliance – In Control

”In Control” is a 3 track independent power metal CD from Finland’s Alliance. The band is currently in search of a recording deal and...

Foreigner – March 8, 2018 – Greensburg, PA

Fans east of Pittsburgh were treated to an evening with Foreigner at the Palace Theater in Greensburg, PA, a historic venue that hosts a...

Flotsam & Jetsam and HammerFall – May 31, 2018 – Pittsburgh, PA

Flotsam & Jetsam Flotsam & Jetsam returned to Pittsburgh at the Rex Theater only 18 months after their last visit across the street at Diesel...
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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...

Judas Priest, Saxon, Black Star Riders – Covelli Centre – 3-15-18

Black Star Riders Many of those in attendance the at Covelli were unaware of the pedigree of the Black Star Riders, who feature Thin Lizzy guitarist...

Foreigner, Whitesnake and Jason Bonham – June 10, 2018 – Akron, Ohio

The Pure Rock Shop caught up with the "Juke Box Heroes" tour at Blossom in Cuyahoga Falls (Akron) Ohio on Tuesday, July 10th where...
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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...
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Dixie Dregs – March 22, 2018 – Homestead, PA

I was first introduced to the Dixie Dregs when they were touring in support of Dream Theater back in 2000 on the Metropolis tour....
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Accept Returns Restless and Live

Metal icons, Accept, recently made the release of their new live package called "Restless And Live", public. This package will include the entire show...
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Damnzal – Damnzal

Damnzal hails from Australia and possesses a sound usually reserved for American punk metal bands.  Fronted by Tania Pennisi, Damnzal delivers the attitude immediately...

Jack Russell’s Great White – March 23, 2018 – Northfield, OH

Jack Russell’s Great White performed at Hard Rock Live at the Hard Rock Rocksino in Cleveland, Ohio to a packed crowd in support of...