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Deep Purple’s New Video “Vincent Price

British heavy metal forefathers get cheeky in their first new video in 20 years

 

By Alex Baker

 

On Friday Deep Purple released the first official video off their new album Now What?!, which dropped on April 30 through the Ear Music label.

 

The video for the track “Vincent Price” is the band’s first for more than two decades and depicts the… Read More

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Alice Sweet Alice

Alice Sweet Alice is a band from Kansas City that fuses innovative hard rock with electro and elements of post punk to create their own uniquely contemporary rock sound. This eclectic assemblage of musicians is co-fronted by female vocalist/keyboardist Ali Kat, and bassist/vocalist Scott Martinez. Also in the lineup are drummer/vocalist Billy Brown, and lead guitarist Ron Bales. The band has been around since 2007 and are in the process of… Read More

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Danny Vash and Nite Wolf

Danny Vash and Nite Wolf are a three-piece power trio with a classic hard rock sound that recalls the likes of AC/DC, Black Sabbath, Ozzy and Judas Priest. The Albuquerque, NM rockers are fronted by singer/guitarist Danny Vash who is joined by bassist Mike Alberts and drummer Bill Weber. The band are a headliner in Albuquerque and have also opened shows for the likes of Blue Oyster Cult, Robin Trower, and Savoy Brown, among others. Check out Danny Vash and Nite Wolf’s video for “Walkin’ My Dog.”

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After The Reign

After The Reign is a country band from Ashbury Park, New Jersey that’s been around since 1995. Something of an oddity in a state that’s more closely associated with rock acts like Bon Jovi and Springsteen, After The Reign have carved out a niche for themselves over the years as “New Jersey’s Premier Country Dance Band.” This six-piece assemblage of countrified Jersey boys are veterans of the road and have opened shows for the likes of Vince Gill, Charlie Daniels, and Johnny Paycheck among others. Like most New Jersey residents,… Read More

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Schecter Warns Buyers to Beware of Counterfeits

Cheap copies of Schecters being floated as the genuine article

 

By Alex Baker

 

Schecter has issued a warning that several guitars recently appearing for sale on auction sites have in fact been counterfeits. The American mass producer of custom guitars has identified the Synyster Gates Signature (above) as being one of the guitars that has been appearing as counterfeited.

 

Founded in Van Nuys, CA in the mid Seventies, Schector is known… Read More

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Leonard Cohen at Radio City Music Hall, Saturday April 6 – Reviewed by Rock NYC

Legendary singer/songwriter plays to sold out crowd at Radio City Music Hall and Rock NYC‘s Iman Lababedi brings us his review

 

By Iman Lababedi

 

Not every day you get to see a ┬áZen Buddhist Monk enthrall a sold our Radio City Music Hall Saturday night for three plus hours playing career spanning songs. Not every singer songwriter’s grandfather was the founding president of the Read More

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