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DoDriver is a working class rock and roll band from Buffalo, NY with classic rock influences that include Sabbath, Kiss, Van Halen, and the Beatles. The band has found success as a touring outfit, playing around the East Coast and opening shows for the likes of Soul Asylum, Queensryche, and even KISS. The band has a down-to-earth approach to rock music with just bass, guitar, drums and vocals. But these guys seem to really know what it takes to pen a catchy tune. Just check out DoDriver’s video for “Sunday.”… Read More
Bare Knuckle Pickups unveils the new Misha Mansoor signature model “Juggernaut” humbucker
Misha Mansoor aka “Bulb” is of course the lead guitarist with progressive metalists Periphery. His new signature humbucker is available in six, seven and seven-string soapbar open and covered configurations.
“The Bare Knuckle Juggernaut encapsulates everything that I look for in a pickup in a ground breaking way,” said Mansoor in a statement. “The pickups are full and musical at all times even though they are super tight… Read More
Filmmakers currently seeking funds to complete Fleecing Led Zeppelin
In July of 1973 Led Zeppelin were staying at NYC’s ritzy Drake Hotel while they were in town playing Madison Square Garden. On the morning of the 29th Plant, Page and co. awoke to discover that $200,000 in cash had been plundered from… Read More
More like a gang that’s somehow got ahold of some instruments than just some mere band, The Dirty Pearls are an NYC outfit with an old school rock and roll sound and attitude. The band burst out of the Lower East Side about three years ago, playing catchy rock songs about sex, drugs, and what else. . . rock and roll.
The band’s neo-classic rock vibe takes its cues from… Read More
Danish neo-psych rockers are our September Artist Showcase winners
Black Light White Light are a Danish alt-rock trio with a sound that’s heavily influenced by Sixties rock and garage groups like the Byrds, the Seeds, and the Jefferson Airplane as well as modern retro hipster combos like the Dandy Warhols and the Black Rebel Motorcycle Club. The band was formed in 2009 and since then they’ve been busy touring on the Scandinavian rock circuit and recording a pair of well received albums. Check out Black Light White Light’s… Read More