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Zoomers Seek To ‘Cancel’ Metallica After ‘Stranger Things’ Clash

Two things happen when an artist has been around long enough. First, they begin to transcend generations, like when Led Zeppelin t-shirts appear year after year in high school hallways as students continue to discover them. Then there’s the backlash of sustained popularity. At this critical moment, that means being “canceled,” and this week it’s […]

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DAYO concert: M SONIC takes center stage with Sufi and rock music

M SONIC group performing at the concert in Dimapur on August 6th. (EM Images) Our journalist Dimapur, August 6 (EMN): Hundreds of music lovers attended the free concert organized by Dimapur Ao Youth Organization (DAYO) with the theme “Nagaland for Peace and Harmony” at DDSC Stadium, Dimapur on Saturday. The headliner, the group M SONIC, […]

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Rock Music Singer-Songwriter Cari Cartmill & Kill Hollywood Aptly Release “Trump’s USA”

HOLLYWOOD, CALIFORNIA, USA, Aug. 2, 2022 /EINPresswire.com/ — Rock music singer/songwriter Cari Cartmill & Kill Hollywood, officially release a timely “Trump’s USA” ditty, inspired by the recent January 6 committee revelations 2021 . “Trump’s USA” is a rhythmic rock track that mirrors political satire with its lyrical storyline depicting the insurrection and its incongruities with […]

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PIXIES Founder Admits “Rock Music Has Been Knocked Off Its Pedestal”

Pixies leader and co-founder Black Francois (Where Frank Black, depending on his mood) has seen a lot come and go throughout his career as a pioneering musician. The Pixies the soft-loud-sweet songwriting dynamic was the template for countless bands to come, but none more than the torchbearers of 90s rock, Nirvana. Advertising. Scroll to continue […]

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Redhanded on Rock Music & Debut Album ‘Retrograde’

It’s not every day that you come across an alternative rock band made up of individuals of South Asian descent, but here comes Redhanded. Hailing from London, the band is made up of four incredible musicians. On vocals, Sohail Ajaz, on drums, Saif Malik, on strings, guitarist Faizan Baig and on bass, Adil Azim. […]

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As good and inventive as modern rock music can be: Black Midi’s Hellfire reviewed

Rating: A+ The difficult question with Black Midi has always been: do you listen to them to admire them, or because you really like the music they make? By that I mean, when you finish listening to them, is that a feeling of awe that lingers in your mind, or are you captivated by one […]

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10 Most Legendary Horrific Concerts In Rock Music History

Every great rock and roll band prides themselves on being able to kill it every time they hit the stage. While the studio can be a playground for everyone to create something magical, the real damage comes when you take that magic on the road and deliver it to people one night after another. Sometimes […]

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The 10 Best Movies With A Rock Music Soundtrack

We often recommend media and products that we like. If you purchase something through links on our site, we may earn a commission. A film’s soundtrack can play a huge role in shaping the tone, mood, and emotional impact of the narrative. From the sweeping orchestras of John Williams to the pounding beats of Hans […]

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Some Best Pop and Rock Music Themed Slots from NetEnt

The most exciting slot machines of the decade bear the NetEnt logo and the veteran software developer continues to innovate the industry. Thematic slot machines exert a particular attraction on the players and a particular category is made up of slot machines dedicated to musical sensations. Whether you’re more pop or rock and roll, you’ll […]

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10 Rock Bands Who Replaced Their Singer

There’s no denying the power of having a leader in hard rock. In the great tradition of the likes of Led Zeppelin’s Robert Plant, the singer was normally seen as the band’s de facto spokesperson, belting out his heart night after night and becoming the go-to personality every time he left the stage. So… where […]

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Announcement of wrestling rock music event “The Last Match”

A professional wrestling rock musical has been announced. “The Last Match,” claiming to have “100% face-melting original songs,” is set to launch in late August. Related article More on Colt Cabana stays with ROH, almost cut by AEW The official website proclaimed this event to be “A ROCK MUSICAL tribute to the Pro-Wrestling art form […]

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10 Classic Rock Music Songs That Sounded Better Stripped Down

Some of the best songs in rock history almost sound more like events than real songs. While the song itself might be fine on its own, adding different layers of production always makes it that much more epic, almost like you’re seeing the track’s story unfold in real time as you go. that you hear […]

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1964-1967′ art book on the way

A little late to add to the summer book list, but arriving just in time for those buying early – ahem – “bird” vacations will be ‘The Byrds: 1964-1967’, an art book by 400-page large-format collection curated by the band’s three surviving founding members, Roger McGuinn, Chris Hillman and David Crosby. The Byrds exploded when […]

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Is rock music still used in the video game industry?

Rock music is no longer something people listen to, rather it is a kind of music that has taken root in virtually every aspect of the entertainment industry. From rock songs used to create an iconic soundtrack for films like Guardians of the Galaxy to musicals like Bat out of Hell, which is based on […]

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Pearl Jam pays homage to British rock music at its biggest gig ever in London

Pearl Jam played their biggest show in London as they kicked off the final weekend of concerts in Hyde Park. Frontman Eddie Vedder told the crowd of 60,000 they were the ‘best crowd we’ve ever had’ in the UK, as a hot summer’s evening at the British Summer Time (BST) festival gave way to mass […]

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Queen + Adam Lambert to air ‘Rhapsody Over London’ in late July

Later this month, Queen + Adam Lambert will wrap up their Rhapsody Tour, which began three years ago. To celebrate the end of the long trek that has visited four continents, the band are set to stream an exclusive concert spectacular filmed during the band’s sold-out 10-day tour at London’s O2 Arena in June. “Rhapsody […]

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New rock music as a strange musical niche

My tastes coalesced around rock music, especially the harder and faster kind, by the time I was in college. They used to be pop oriented: the Beatles are my first and forever musical love. My two older brothers were into music. One of them skewed pop/top-40. The other biased, psychedelic and prog Doors. Both were […]

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Freedom Rock: Photo recap of the music-filled holiday weekend

The Smiling Acres Music Fest wrapped up three days of live music over the 4th of July weekend, but there were also concerts that delighted crowds in Grand Rapids and Kalamazoo. See photos on Local Spins. Live music and fireworks: they went hand in hand at Smiling Acres. (Photo/Anna Sink) SCROLL DOWN FOR PHOTO, VIDEO […]

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More ways to stay cool with summer essentials

This 4th of July weekend, Rob Thomas would probably say, “Man, it’s hot,” just another indicator that summer is officially here. And no matter what you have planned for the months to come, Rock Music Menu has dug up a few items that are guaranteed to make your dog days even cooler; Literally as well […]

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10 Greatest Live Albums In Rock Music History

The live album is a tricky proposition. Done wrong, it can be disastrous: it’s all too easy to rush a live collection like a cheap cash-in, ending up with a murky-sounding record of a band or artist playing their greatest hits, but faster and less good. So many bands succumb to the urge, churning out […]

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Brandi Carlile’s ‘You And Me On The Rock’ Music Video Debuts Today

The official clip of Brandi CarlileThe new single from “You And Me On The Rock” is out today. Watch/share the video, which was created, animated and produced by Computer Team, HERE. About the song, Carlile thinks: “This song is for my wife, Catherine. When life changed during quarantine and everything I identified with disappeared, I […]

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Brandi Carlile shares the music video for “You And Me On The Rock”

The official music video for Brandi Carlile’s new single, “You And Me On The Rock”, is out today. Watch the video, which was created, animated and produced by Computer Team. About the song, Carlile reflects: “This song is for my wife, Catherine. When life changed during quarantine and everything by which I identified myself disappeared, […]

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Glastonbury sums up everything there is to hate in rock music

‘Glasto’ – the diminutive makes me shiver with disgust; like ‘Peely’ – as his fans affectionately called the late schoolgirl fan and jack-of-all-trades DJ John Peel – that sums up everything I don’t like about rock music. It reminds me of my years as a teenage journalist in New musical expressreturning from a rancid punk […]

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Baltimore Fishbowl | The ultimate rock music camp is just around the corner! Only $399! –

Baltimore Rock Fest is back in Towson for another amazing season! The camp is for ages 7-17 and is brought to you by legendary Hall of Famer guitarist, Tobias Hurwitz. Kids form bands and study instruments of their choice, write a song and perform in an awesome concert! The first week begins July 25 and […]

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The only way to stay cool is with these summer essentials

According to the calendar, summer has officially arrived. No matter what you have on file in the coming months, Rock Music Menu has unearthed items that are guaranteed to make your dog days even cooler; Literally as well as figuratively. Over the next few weeks, we’ll be highlighting necessities for the road, home, and everywhere […]

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The Midnight Riders: Pioneering Nepalese blues rock music to take it to the next level

Twelve years ago, the Deep Shamsher Rana, Sunny Mahat and Sanjeev BK trio, popularly known as Jimi Blues, met. They decided to fall out because they had a similar interest in music. They later chose to form a band and named it The Midnight Riders (TMR). The band was formed just for fun, but over […]

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a rock rivalry that refuses to die

Stones manager Andrew Loog Oldham had worked with Beatles manager Brian Epstein. Together they had helped shape the Liverpudlians’ image, but Epstein fired Oldham after an argument. “We were the instrument of [Oldham’s] revenge on Epstein,” Keith Richards wrote in his autobiography Life. Oldham didn’t understand right away. He tried to beat the Beatles at […]

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The Curious makes noise with an immersive rock music video “Be Alright” available on YouTube

A new age rock band, The Curious, gives a buzzing music video, ‘Be well’. The music video entertains with its immersive music, brilliant lyrics, and engaging theme. A new age rock band, The Curious, has released amazing rock songs and music videos. One of their latest releases, ‘Be well‘ has conquered the hearts of all […]

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Why rock music should be played in casinos

Casinos are places where people go to have fun. They want to be entertained and have fun. The main means of entertainment are, of course, all these beautiful casino games. But the party doesn’t stop there! Another way to excite visitors is to play rock music. This musical genre is very exciting and moves people. […]

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Ushering in an exciting new era in rock music – Vicious Circle announce the release of their second album

This is the first album with their new vocalist Matt Briard and bassist Dave Worden, which fans are thrilled to hear doing well. Vicious Circle is a 5 piece Canadian hard rock band from Vancouver, Canada. The group has been in the headlines all week thanks to the announcement of the release of their second […]

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7 Best Rock Music References In Family Guy

As good news for TV geeks, family guy was renewed by Fox for another season and is still a great source of comedy after nearly 25 years. Meanwhile, the iconic show has successfully embraced numerous musical references and cameos across a wide range of genres, from popular songs to darling indie artists. Of course, iconic […]

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Rock music was started by black artists. Here are 5 Canadian artists who are shaping the genre now

Hot on the heels of the June 9 world premiere of The Onyx Experience, a new live concert film that traces black rock music in Canada, the conversation around the pioneers of the genre north of the border is rightfully reignited. The Onyx Experience, visible above and on CBC Music’s YouTube channel, questions the lack […]

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Demi Lovato’s ‘Skin of My Teeth’: New Rock Music Video Highlights Near-Death Experience

After having “a funeral” for her career in pop music”, Demi Lovato released “Skin Of My Teeth” on June 9, which belongs to the rock genre. Demi Lovato was completely gritty and brutally honest, which are marks of makes rock music. Lovato was particularly realistic about her near-death experience. After hinting at a return to […]

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Collection of Poems by the Widow of George Harrison – Delco Times

George and Olivia Harrison By Michel Christophe Rock music menu Later this month will see the release of “Came the Lightening: Twenty Poems for George”, where writer and producer Olivia Harrison dedicates 20 poems to her late husband George Harrison. The book dedicated to the Beatles lead guitarist, solo singer-songwriter and member of the Traveling […]

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10 Most Iconic Rock Music Keyboard Songs

In the grand scheme of rock and roll instruments, keyboards really aren’t considered that cool. If you think it’s hard on your self-esteem as a bassist, just imagine trying to be the big bad rockstar while sitting behind that gigantic piano. That’s not to say the piano doesn’t have its share of strengths in the […]

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Teen bands will perform rock music history at Nut Tree – The Vacaville Reporter

From the boosted blues of Chuck Berry and his peers to the heavy distortion of today’s bands, rock and roll has come a long way in its nearly 70 years of existence. That’s a lot of history for newcomers to catch up on, but those looking for an introduction can find it Saturday at Nut […]

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10 perfect rap songs for rock fans

In the vast ocean of musical genres, rap and rock have never been so far apart. Although rap and rock fans have always had a bit of tension between them, it wasn’t hard to see how rap rock began to gain traction in the 90s, taking the aggressiveness of rap and the associating with loud […]

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Launch of the “Independent Record Stores Day”

When Record Store Day celebrated its 15th anniversary this year, it was a testament to the continued revival of the vinyl format. Today, popular online audio recording database Discogs is taking it a step further by announcing the first-ever Independent Record Store Month, which will run throughout June. Taking its status as the largest online […]

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Blynd Birds will release an immersive rock music album “Songs To Sink Yachts To”; Stay tuned

Author: Alicia Parker June 01, 2022 June 01, 2022 Blynd Birds is set to release their latest rock album, “Songs To Sink Yachts To”. The group added some of their best creations to the album. The very energetic rock band blind birds will release his latest album, “Songs for Sinking Yachts” soon. The album includes […]

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Glam rock music group the Rubettes are fighting in the High Court over the rights to the group’s name

70s glam-rock band the Rubettes, known for the number one song “Sugar Baby Love”, have been torn apart by a bitter legal battle over their iconic name. Frontman Alan Williams, 74, claims his former bandmates went behind his back to start a splinter group called the Rubettes after they split in 2018. He claims that […]

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Måneskin’s Damiano David responds to Mick Jagger’s opinion on rock music

Mick Jagger’s comments on the rock industry caused a stir among fans after an interview, and now Måneskin frontman Damiano David is speaking out to share his thoughts on the legend’s opinion. According to iHeart, the Rolling Stones singer answered a question about Harry Styles, and he mentioned that up-and-coming musicians like Machine Gun Kelly […]

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The family persists through COVID with tortas and rock music

The following article was originally written in November 2021, at the height of the COVID-19 pandemic. The first thing customers hear when they enter Alexander’s: World Famous Tortas is the tinkling of the old-fashioned shopkeeper’s bell. The second is the music. Alexander’s, located at 937 East Rosecrans Ave in the city of Compton, is a […]

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Musicians react to Texas school shooting

The devastating but all-too-common school shooting that killed 19 elementary students and two teachers in Uvalde, Texas earlier this week sent shock waves across the country and around the world. Calls have again been made for tougher gun control laws while others have lamented the use of a national tragedy to advance what they see […]

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Dehd’s Ambitious Rock Music Soars Gracefully On “Blue Skies”

Posted May 26, 2022 8 On blue skies, Dehd go full Scottish – the indie rock trio from Chicago seem to draw major influences from the twee rock of the Vaselines, the doo-wop styles of Jesus and Mary Chain and the nostalgic yapping of Primal Scream. Which is to say, Dehd covers so much sonic […]

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Bringing rock music lovers together under one roof

Mohammad Sifat | Published: May 22, 2022 5:40:48 p.m. | Update: May 22, 2022 11:30:50 p.m. The continued hot temperature has not been a happy one for Dhakaite residents for the past few days. In the midst of an exhausting summer, nothing but a deep musical weekend could bring serenity to the hearts of music-loving […]

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South Windsor school teaches rock music and life lessons | Windsor South

SOUTH WINDSOR — Two local music teachers have given “School of Rock” a run for its money. Dennis Cotton and Mike Kevetos, who have run the Rock Band 101 program since 2015, may not look like the substitute teacher Jack Black character portrayed in the 2003 comedy. But just like the movie, their students are […]

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Alyssa Berry: Interstellar Rock Music Novel Brings Fun to Old School Sci-Fi Space Adventure | Lifestyles

“SPACE OPERA” by CATHERYNNE M. VALENTE is a book so up my alley that I put off reading it for years because I was afraid it wouldn’t live up to its incredible sound. I can tell you now that I was wrong. But before telling you about the book, let me ask you: have you […]

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Shell Rock Music Association reorganizes on a positive note | Waverly Logs

While the Shell Rock Swing Show has fallen victim to the COVID 19 pandemic, the Shell Rock Music Association still remains alive and well at Shell Rock. Over thirty members recently met at the Riverview Café to socialize and decide what to do next. Karen Peterson, board member and hostess familiar with every Swing Show, […]

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Rock music can have a Christian soul, says evangelist Greg Laurie in new book

John Lennon, the ex-Beatle famed for imploring fans “to imagine there is no heaven”, will he greet fans as they enter the Pearly Gates? Reverend Greg Laurie, evangelist and senior pastor of Harvest Christian Fellowship in Riverside, Calif., believes that’s a real possibility. In “Lennon, Dylan, Alice & Jesus: The Spiritual Biography of Rock and […]

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An overlooked gem of Portland rock music

HIDDEN GEMS An overlooked gem of Portland rock music By Al Melchior May 16, 2022 Portland-based musician and songwriter Casey Neill hasn’t been afraid to change his sound from album to album. When he came out the brooklyn bridge in 2007 he eschewed the Celtic and folk-influenced sound that formed the basis of his work […]

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The Rolling Stones revisit “Licked Live in NYC”

In 1964, the Rolling Stones arrived in absolute chaos for their first show in New York, following the release of their self-titled debut album. Cut to 2003, after playing the city that never sleeps multiple times in multiple venues, it was only fitting that as part of their 40th anniversary tour, they made it a […]

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The great painless rock music of Nilüfer Yanya | A&E

When I phoned 26-year-old English singer-songwriter Nilüfer Yanya in early March, she had just completed a soundcheck for a show in Belfast, and was exactly a week after releasing her excellent new album, PAINLESS. The LP – a sequel to his beloved 2019 debut Miss Universe — was so widely and immediately acclaimed that even […]

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How to retire with a million dollars, I altered my savings plan right away and have not looked back

Gil Oliveira’s TikTok inspired me to register a Roth IRA for my retirement funds. At the age of 20, I hope to be a billionaire when I finally retire. The Fidelity Go account was a good match for my lifestyle and financial situation. TikTok Gil Oliveira declared to me one evening as I read through […]

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East and West meet at Madison Square Garden

Scorpions, left, Chirkutt performs at the Golden Jubilee Bangladesh Concert at Madison Square Garden in New York, USA on Friday. — collected Rock fans rejoiced at Madison Square Garden in New York, USA, where rock music from East and West met on Friday night when Chirkutt and Scorpions took turns celebrating the Jubilee Bangladesh Independence […]

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Built to Spill Perform New Indie Rock Music May 15 at Pawtucket

It’s been a busy past few weeks for indie rock icons Built To Spill, and there’s no respite in sight for the rest of the year. The Boise, Idaho band, fronted by guitarist and vocalist Doug Martsch (the only original member remaining), just wrapped opening a few gigs for New York punk legends Jawbreaker, marking […]

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From the Aberdeen Choir to the Rock Music Hall of Fame

Annie Lennox: From Aberdeen Choir to Rock Music Hall of Fame Schedule An icon of a desktop calendar. Cancel An icon of a circle with a diagonal line across it. Caret A right-pointing solid arrow icon. E-mail An icon of a paper envelope. Facebook An icon of Facebook’s “f” mark. Google An icon of Google’s […]

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Rock Hall inductees are usually mixed

The Rock & Roll Hall of Fame has unveiled its Class of 2022. It’s the predictable mixed bag, one that follows months of speculation and the usual dose of controversy since the nominees were announced in early February. There are seven inductees in the performer category, including five first-time nominees, including Duran Duran, Lionel Richie, […]

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10 banned hard rock music videos

If you’re of a certain vintage, you’ll have fond memories of music television. Entire stations were devoted to airing accompanying videos for many of the most popular new songs: from straightforward performances to those that challenged the medium with appropriate stories or imagery to accentuate the song’s themes. However, before the days of YouTube, channels […]

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Noel Gallagher fears for future of rock music: ‘Where are 14-year-olds in bands now? Working-class kids can’t afford to do it’

Never afraid to have a point of view and looking increasingly at home as the statesman of rock, Noel Gallagher has bad news for the future of rock bands. rock, especially if you’re working class. There are plenty of middle class bands… who carry guitars instead of playing them. But four or five guys from […]

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Rock music radio station launched, talk show goes exclusively to FM

Springfield’s new radio station has supplanted a range of popular news talks on the AM dial. “The Lake,” which features music from the 1960s, 70s, and 80s, including the Beatles, Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers, Pat Benatar, and Bruce Springsteen, among others, airs simulcast on 970 AM and 102.5 FM. This means that WMAY, anchored […]

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10 Best Movies For Rock Fans, According To Reddit

Movies and rock music go hand in hand, and the big screen is full of rock films about the genre and its many inhabitants. Rock fans have a plethora of specific tastes, and some films perfectly capture the virtuous aura of rock ‘n’ roll better than others. RELATED: 10 Horror Movies That Inspired Rock Musicians […]

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Redefining the essence of rock music – AquaDog breaks the break with a dazzling new performance

AquaDog will headline the massive Mayday STOL aviation event in Wayne on Saturday May 21 AquaDog’s mastermind is Adam Manoucheri, a veteran multi-instrumentalist from northeast Nebraska. As a guitar legend from Austin, Texas once told him, “Great players come out of really flat, boring places – we had nothing else to do, so we just […]

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10 Hard Rock Music Bands Who Avoided The Sophomore Slump

Every new band’s worst nightmare is having to deal with the sophomore crisis. When you have your whole career to look forward to, that’s when you’re either going to become a great songwriter or burn out too quickly. When these rockers entered the studio for the second time, they were just beginning to become the […]

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Mick Jagger’s Picks For Rock Music Saviors Will Surprise You

Mick Jagger credited an unlikely pair of pop-punk singers with keeping the spirit of rock music alive. In a new interview with Swedish radio P4, the Rolling Stones singer – one of the greatest singers in music history – lamented the lack of rockers in recent years. However, two artists caught his attention: Machine Gun […]

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Rock band Mr. Moto brings back the golden age of the rock genre with their authentic creations

The rock band Mr. Moto has always been phenomenal in their projects. The songs are organic and honest in every way and attract audiences with their innovative styles. (YourDigitalWall Editorial): – Eindhoven, Noord-Brabant April 23, 2022 (Issuewire.com) – Rock Band Mr Motorcycle composed his last two songs, ‘Hard Candy’ and “Stop a Minute”. The songs, […]

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Record Store Day turns 15 this weekend

Record Store Day has become nothing short of a global institution in the 15 years since its inception. Shortly after its launch, organizers of the music lover’s party proudly claimed that they had generated more traffic to independent record stores than Christmas. Not only has that boast come true for the event, regularly landing on […]

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The bold and daring modus operandi of a rock music pioneer | News

Bold and daring. These two words come up often when bassist Dominic John Davis talks about his boss Jack White and the innovative, adventurous and often risky approach the Detroit rock icon takes in the studio and on stage. There’s White’s ability to play every instrument on an album if need be, to perform every […]

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Rush’s ‘Moving Pictures’ Gets The 40th Anniversary Edition Treatment

Rush’s extensive series of 40th anniversary albums continues with an expanded edition of the progressive rock band’s breakthrough 1981 release, “Moving Pictures”, cementing its status as a well-deserved classic album. The album released on April 15 is available to fans in a few separate configurations, including the Super Deluxe Edition, 5LP Deluxe Edition, and Single […]

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Rhythmic beats and uplifting rock music for listeners: solo artist Conney Lemke fascinates with new single

A moving new single, ‘Anti Exes’ marks the first release to pave the way for Conney Lemke’s thrilling debut album A solo artist who makes all the noise with his captivating and intriguing rock compositions, Conney Lemke is here to stay. The dynamic artist captivates audiences with a moving new single titled “Anti Exes”. The […]

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New study finds surgeons perform better when they listen to rock music

If you or someone you know is due for surgery soon, check to see if the surgeon is a rock fan. Why? A new study has found that a surgeon’s work improves when they listen to rock music during a procedure. This new study has just been published by Langenbeck Surgery Archives. The study noted, […]

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10 Most Unique Guitarists In Alternative Rock Music

Technical ability is not necessarily a prerequisite to be considered an accomplished guitarist. You might be able to play as fast as Eddie Van Halen, but who cares if you don’t bring anything new to the table… Innovation and originality are just as important as having in-depth knowledge of music theory. Being prolific or even […]

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Major music festivals face headliner shakeups

When it comes to large, multi-day music festivals with dozens and dozens of artists playing, it’s not uncommon for some of them to drop out at the last minute, whether to medical, travel or other unforeseen reasons. What’s rare is for headliners to drop out so close to the event, which has happened at two […]

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10 Most Outrageous Singers In Punk Rock Music

Punk rock has always been the hot-tempered, bratty young cousin of the rock family. Born out of a disregard for almost everything that happened in the 70s, it became the movement for disenfranchised and alienated youth. Defined by simple three-chord songs – played with speed and animosity – it defied the conventions of popular hard […]

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Albany’s Clay People find rock music and comic books a perfect match

From KISS pouring vials of its members’ blood into the ink of its inaugural Marvel Comics line in 1977 to Gerard Way’s acclaimed “Umbrella Academy” series of My Chemical Romance, the worlds of rock music and comic books have since long linked. Now The Clay People has added a local connection to that legacy. On […]

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Why is rock music still popular?

The popularity of rock plays a very important role in the development of this direction. If rock weren’t so popular, then such music would hardly play through our headphones, through the speakers of our favorite car or computer. Many people like to listen to such music, although for some reason they themselves do not consider […]

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Foo Fighters Sweep Rock Music Category

Foo Fighters swept the rock category at the 2022 Grammy Awards, winning Best Rock Performance (“Making a Fire”), Best Rock Song (“Waiting on a War”) and Best Rock Album (medicine at midnight). The awards come just days after the tragic and sudden death of the band’s longtime drummer, Taylor Hawkins. The band beat AC/DC (“Shot […]

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Making Music While Making Change: The Seattle Band Works To Make Rock Music More Inclusive

Kitty Junk works to empower female listeners, helped start an audio engineering program for all walks of life, and raises money for domestic violence prevention. SEATTLE — As skaters laced up for a show at Southgate Roller Rink in White Center, Seattle-based glam-grunge duo Kitty Junk geared up for a show with hard-hitting tracks mixing […]

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Ouch, my ears! These are the 10 weirdest rock music covers of all time

Earlier this month, Dolly Parton surprised many by asking to have her name removed from the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame nomination ballot, saying she shouldn’t be considered because she has yet to produce a rock album. Unlike the beloved country star, a number of performers with no rock music experience have made strange […]

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Book explores history of South African rock music

In 1972 two budding young musicians, Danny de Wet and Lucien Windrich, met at school in Boksburg, formed a band and then spent hours and hours in a rehearsal room in Brenthurst, Brakpan. Years later, this band became one of South Africa’s most iconic bands of the 80s, éVOID – which had two mega-hits with […]

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The first documentary on the police is “restored and extended”

It’s been pretty quiet on the policing front since the British trio shamelessly cashed in on their heritage with sky-high ticket costs on a reunion jaunt in 2007-08. Now they’re looking in the rearview mirror again with a re-release of the 1982 documentary “The Police: Around the World,” first appearing on DVD and Blu-ray with […]

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A rock music revolution led by student band Ex Monarch

Students at the University of Miami’s Frost School of Music hope to revolutionize alternative rock music culture by adding a female sound to a male-dominated industry. Sophomores Amanda Pasler, Eli Yaroch, Logan Renneker, Samantha Govero, George Staton, and freshman Jake Sonderman are the current members of Ex Monarch. Ex Monarch members: Amanda Pasler, Logan Renneker, […]

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10 Rock Bands Who Peaked With Their Debut Album

The rock music landscape is filled with great bands releasing great albums with great songs. Well, that’s what we’d all like to hope for, at least, because unfortunately there are other bands that just can’t help but release dross after dross. Yet when it comes to great albums, there are bands that grow and mature […]

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York Copmanthorpe Schools and St Paul Rock Music Events

MORE than a thousand children from schools across York skipped regular lessons for a day and were able to ‘let off steam’ instead. Just under 400 pupils from Copmanthorpe School, along with 200 from St Paul’s CE, 150 from Lord Deramore’s and 440 from Poppleton Ousebank were all visited by Rock Kidz On Tour. The […]

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10 Perfect Punk Albums That Changed Rock Music History

Punk is rock’s dirty little cousin. When rock wasn’t sticking to the man with enough vigor, punk came along to shake things up. It was a counter-cultural movement like no other. If the stilted conservatives of the 1960s had cared about peace-loving hippies, then they must have thought the end of time had come, when […]

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Noel Gallagher says rock music has become ‘too middle class’

Rapper Aitch has offered Liam Gallagher a handsome sum of money to feature on his upcoming new album. Clearly not one to mess around when it comes to big career opportunities, local boy Aitch – from New Moston – took to Twitter yesterday to propose the former Oasis frontman, tagging him and writing simply: ” […]

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How Rock Music Survived

Nothing could have prepared musicians and others in the music industry for the arrival of COVID-19 in March 2020. After the World Health Organization declared a pandemic on March 11, 2020, the industry , like everything else, has been forced to accept a harsh reality. : Things weren’t going to be the same for a […]

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The Go-Go’s Beauty and the Beat changed rock music forever

During the Go-Go’s induction into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame on October 30, 2021, actress Drew Barrymore spilled a secret: the new wave band’s 1981 album, The beauty and the Beastchanged her life when she heard it at the age of 6. She told the crowd that she “spent hours watching (the) cover […]

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Book celebrating the Byrds coming soon

When the Byrds released “Mr. Tambourine Man” in 1965, they introduced Bob Dylan’s songs to a new audience and launched a career that would place them among the most influential rock bands of all time. To celebrate this heritage, a new book offers a visual history of the group. Offering their incomparable harmonies and Roger […]

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Tara Who? Bring back the lost glory of organic rock music with their song ‘Asian Blood’

Released March 4 Tara Who? offers ‘Asian blood‘. The song is compelling for its bold lyricism, sublime subject matter, and metallic instrumental arrangement. Tara Who? is a new-age rock music enthusiast who came up with the latest track ‘Asian blood.‘ The track is inspired by the feminist punk movement Riot grrrl, initiated in the 1990s. […]

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New Study Reveals Rock Music’s 3 Most Controversial Personalities

Musicians are just human like the rest of us, but sometimes it might be necessary to draw a line regarding which of them you choose to support as a fan. A new study by TickPick has found the three most controversial figures in rock music, in which their fans have actually chosen to stop supporting […]

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Olivia Rodrigo says there’s ‘not enough’ female rock music shown in the media

March 8, 2022, 4:44 PM Olivia Rodrigo takes her all-female rock band on her upcoming Sour Tour. Olivia Rodrigo spoke about working with an all-female band and called on the media to overlook women in rock. Olivia Rodrigo fans will know that the 19-year-old has an all-female band. Shortly after Olivia’s iconic debut single, “driver’s […]

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The male choir delves into the world of rock music

Rhayader and District Male Voice Choir changed scenery and genres last weekend when they visited a legendary recording studio. On February 26, the choir traveled to Rockfield Studios, located in the Wye Valley in Monmouthshire, to provide backing vocals for a local group. A residential recording studio set in history; Rockfield Studios has hosted many […]

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Musicians begin to cancel plans to tour Russia

A growing number of musicians in the United States and elsewhere have begun to cancel previously scheduled dates or pending tour plans in Russia. The reactions come in the wake of the country’s assault on Ukraine, which has been condemned for the most part by citizens, businesses and political leaders around the world. Pop punks […]

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Winter Jam Tour Brings Christian Rock Music to Penn State

Photo provided Skillet doesn’t seem to soften with age. Over a 15-year recording career that includes 10 previous studio albums, the Christian crossover band have firmly established themselves in the alternative metal/rock universe. The band’s 10th album, 2019’s release “Victorious,” gave a grungy, industrial edge to aggressive rockers like “You Ain’t Ready,” “Never Going Back,” […]

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A one-man band reigniting classic rock music once again: BILLY J.’s ALMOST HOWE is a one-of-a-kind experience

Bringing the rock soundscape to life by covering hits from the 1960s to the present day, ALMOST HOWE is an experienced force that never ceases to stun Emigsville, Pennsylvania – Bringing with him years of musical experience, ALMOST HOWE represents one man’s dream come true. Few artists are capable of independently leading a band with […]

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The place that changed rock music forever

Frank Mastropolo’s new book, Fillmore East: the place that changed rock music forever returns to the legendary and ephemeral place in New York. Mastropolo – journalist, photographer and former producer of ABC News 20/20 – interviewed more than 90 musicians and former crew members for an oral history that compiles more than 200 performance photos, […]

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Revolution Engine Brings Back Rock Music Glory With “First and Flame” Album

revolution engine has years of experience composing expressive rock songs. The last album ‘First and Flame’ is the best performance of them so far. After playing in different parts of Alberta, examining the effectiveness of their music, the rock band revolution engine is ready to release his latest album ‘Prime and Flame’. There are eleven […]

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Rock music legends pay tribute to singer Mark Lanegan after his death in Killarney, Co Kerry

Some of rock music’s biggest names have paid tribute to Screaming Trees frontman Mark Lanegan after his sudden death at his Killarney home on Tuesday morning. he grunge star (57) who was also a member of rock bands Queens of the Stone Age and The Gutter Twins, and collaborated with artists such as Nirvana’s Kurt […]

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Euromode! How rock music can learn from Måneskin’s style

Since making history with their victory in the Eurovision Song Contest 2021, the popularity of Italian rock band Måneskin has skyrocketed. Not only does their music literally accumulate Billions flows, but they’ve also made a name for themselves as fashion icons. In the Eurovision Song Contest final, they captured the hearts of viewers with a […]

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Where is rock music in Britain today?

During the 2022 BRIT Awards red carpet, it was revealed that Ed Sheeran would open the show with ‘Bad Habits’, the hit single from his album Equals (=). The announcement came as no surprise, as starting Britain’s biggest music event of the year with the country’s biggest star performing one of his hit songs is […]