Posts Tagged ‘hard rock’

Internet Rallies Behind Teenager and His Guitar

by David Gagnonon June 15, 2017
Despite its reputation for being one of the worst places on the earth, the Internet managed to rally behind teenager Johnny Crow in one of the best ways possible. If you don’t know who Johnny is, you may have seen him as the subject of a recent video that went viral not too long ago. […]

Wacken Open Air Adds Beer Pipeline

by David Gagnonon June 2, 2017
What drink goes best with three days of non-stop metal? Beer. Wacken Open Air has added its own beer pipeline to transport 400,000 liters of beer. The festival expects 75,000 festival goers to swarm the town of Wacken, Germany from August 3rd to August 5th, outnumbering the town’s population of 1,800. I’m sure they’ll be […]

Mastodon Performs at the Aragon Ballroom

by David Gagnonon May 18, 2017
I think it’s fair to say that I listened to Mastodon’s new album, Emperor of Sand, for weeks after its release back in March. Before then, I had only listened to a few of their previous albums, but never felt compelled to fully delve into their discography. But when I saw an advertisement for their show […]

Led Zeppelin Is Not Reuniting This Year

by David Gagnonon May 15, 2017
Sorry folks, but the rumors aren’t true. A few weeks ago, the music community was ablaze when a rumor was passed around that the legendary rock band, Led Zeppelin, would be reuniting at Desert Trip 2017. The rumor began when Metal Insider reported that Robert Plant’s official website had changed to a black screen with […]

Ozzy Osbourne to Reunite with Zakk Wylde

by David Gagnonon May 8, 2017
It’s official! A few months ago, Ozzy Osbourne announced that he has plans for a new album and solo tour beyond his work with Black Sabbath. The line-up for the band was in speculation for some time, until this past week when it was announced that Ozzy would reunite with his longtime guitarist Zakk Wylde […]

Rock n Roll Hero Chuck Berry Passes Away

by David Gagnonon March 22, 2017
March 18th marked the passing of one of rock’s greatest legends, Chuck Berry. Berry, known for his role in the creation of rock ‘n’ roll with his incredible guitar skills, self-confidence and memorable songs about cars, girls and dance parties, helped define the rock ‘n’ roll attitude in its early years. He passed away at his home in […]