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Great White – Monsters of Rock Cruise

So I've been a fan of Great White  for over 25 years. A fanatical fan to say the least. I used to get laryngitis after...

Kingdom Come – Pittsburgh, PA – 10/17/2018

Formed in 1987, the hard rock band Kingdom Come was released their first single "Get It On" which held a stranglehold on rock radio in...

M3 Rock Festival – Red White and Blushing on Day 2 – July 3,...

I couldn't think of a better way to start the day than to head to the photo pit and see the smiling faces of...
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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....

Last in Line – Warrendale, PA – May 6, 2019

Jergel's hosted the band Last in Line on Monday, featuring frontman Andrew Freeman (Lies, Deceit & Treachery, Lynch Mob, The Offspring), along with two of...

Monsters of Rock Cruise – Day 3 “at Sea” – 2/11/2022

Our third day was a travel day on the high seas.  On a typically cruise, that would mean spending way too much time at...
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Beasto Blanco – Cleveland, OH – 07-22-2018

The Pure Rock Shop has had the great opportunity to spend some quality time with the band Beasto Blanco over the past couple of...
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KIX – Warrendale, PA – December 14, 2019

Most definitely an annual tradition as KIX visited a sold-out crowd at Jergel's again this year with promises to return in 2020 as well...the...

Steel Panther – Pittsburgh, PA 4/28/2022

The guys from Steel Panther were looking for prey in the 'Burgh on Thursday at their usual spot, the Stage AE, as they continue...
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The Winery Dogs – Monsters of Rock Cruise

Awesome as always, we had the opportunity to see the Winery Dogs twice and Richie Kotzen solo on the Monsters of Rock Cruise last week.  Loved Mike Portnoy's blue beard!Setlist:Oblivion Captain Love Hot...
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Alice Cooper – Pittsburgh, PA – 10-26-2018

What better way to kick off Halloween weekend in Pittsburgh than with an Alice Cooper costume party at Stage AE: smoking pumpkins, Wayne and...

M3 Rock Festival – Day 3 was the “Bomb” – July 4, 2021 –...

The third and final day of the M3 Rock Festival kicked off with Little Ceasar. I can still remember the cassette I wore out playing...