Chuck Berry's "Lady B. Goode" Is A Spiritual Sequel To The Classic "Johnny B. Goode"
"Johnny B. Goode" is perhaps Chuck Berry's most iconic song. It was ranked #7 on Rolling Stone's 500 Greatest Songs Of All-Time and is the only rock and roll song included on 1977's Voyager Golden Record, intended to represent life and culture on Earth to extraterrestrial beings. Today, the song gets ...
Blues Rock Group Scores Top Music Award At New Mexico Music Awards Gala
On Sunday, May 21st The New Mexico Music Awards (NMMA) revealed their annual winners at a special gala held at the Sandia Resort and Casino in Albuquerque. Among those that took home the top music awards was Ruidoso resident Richard Cagle of Montrose Records. Richard is the band leader and lead singer ...
Prog-Fusion Ensemble Bangtower Returns With Eagerly Awaited New Album "With N With Out" - Now Available Worldwide
Declassified Records is proud to announce the newest album from progressive fusion legends "BangTower" entitled "With N With Out" is now also available in retail stores in Japan serviced by Marquee Distribution. The highly anticipated 13 track sophomore album, originally released late December, marks ...
The Reverend Shawn Amos Releases New Track & Music Video, "Ain't Gonna Name Names"
Modern blues singer The Reverend Shawn Amos has released a new single and video, "Ain't Gonna Name Names", directed by Nicole Alexander. The video premiered with Yahoo! Music, who writes that the new release "shows off his prowess for the blues (plus his well-known harp skills!)". The track features ...
Low Cut Connie's 'Dirty Pictures (Part 1)' Out Now Via Contender Records
"If the New York Dolls had done a session with Jerry Lee Lewis, it'd sound a lot like the Philadelphia rockers' new one - a political anthem drunkenly teetering on platform heels." - Rolling Stone
"It's no easy feat covering someone like Prince, but you can tell Low Cut Connie are enjoying honoring ...
Swedish Artist Daniel Norgren Makes US Introduction With Limited Edition Vinyl-Only Release
It was the Summer of 2016 when Swedish singer/songwriter Daniel Norgren performed his first ever show in the US. Taking place in the wooded backdrop of Oregon's Pickathon Festival, the European folk-rock artist was largely unknown, but by the end of the festival following three sets in front of stunned ...
Shot Baker Are Back! New Video For "Crack The Code"
The return of SHOT BAKER w/ Avenues and Shots Fired Shots Fired, this Saturday at Cobra Lounge. Tickets are on sale now.
Shot Baker is back with their original lineup, and now they're back with a brand new music video. Watch 'Crack in the Code' and see the return of Tony Kovacs, Nat Wright, John ...
Les Fradkin Invites You To A Whole "New Age" Of Sound
The King of Midi Guitar himself, Les Fradkin, never ceases to amaze me by continuing to evolve with his innovative style of music. 'Welcome To The New Age' is just that with a whole new perspective and direction from Les guiding the listener through airy soundscapes. Fradkin and his Starr Labs Ztar ...
Peter Dunbavan Shares 'An Avid's Guide To Sixties Songwriters'
"An Avid's Guide to Sixties Songwriters" serves as a reminder of how powerful, groundbreaking and diverse the music of the '60s era was and how it bound a whole generation of young people.
Peter Dunbavan's lifetime love of music and songwriters in particular as well as the magic and music of the ...
NPR Music Premieres The First-Ever Chuck Berry Video For "Big Boys"
Chuck Berry's songs codified the sound, rhythm and language of rock and roll, influenced the The Beatles and Rolling Stones, and earned him induction into the inaugural class of the Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame. But they were never the subject of a music video - until now. Today, NPR Music has premiered ...
Classic Rock Legends Wishbone Ash Welcome New Guitarist!
Wishbone Ash, one of the most influential guitar bands in the history of rock, recently announced a line-up change. After more than a decade of making albums and touring the world with the band, guitarist Muddy Manninen has left to pursue his own musical interests.
"It's been a very rewarding relationship ...
Hip Video Promo Presents: New Orleans Blues And Funk Rocker John "Papa" Gros Releases His New Video For "Cocaine And Chicken Fricassee"
He's been a sideman, bandleader, front man, solo artist, singer, and instrumentalist; but the goal remains the same: to honor the music he's been living his whole life, and to add his own page to New Orleans' history book
New Orleans-born John "Papa" Gros (pronounced "grow") has spent more than ...
Harmonic Folk Sensations Cole Nakoa & Treacher To Appear At Rockwood Music Hall NYC May 25th
Three men, one spotlight and a harmonic explosion crescendoing into your soul is only grasping the surface of the experience one will receive at a Cole, Nakoa & Treacher performance.
Brad Cole, a captivating and seasoned award winning singer-songwriter, has shared the stage with heavy hitters such ...
Catherine Capozzi - Album "OriginE"
She is named "goddess of the guitar" in her Boston heartland in the United States, leader of Axemunkee - the two drums sets conceptual band. In her new opus, Catherine Capozzi takes us back to the origins and opens for us a door on ancient history with her chosen electrical instrument. Thus, Ishtar ...
Bobby Rush's 'Chicken Heads' Box Set Wins Blues Music Award In Memphis
Chicken Heads: A 50-Year History of Bobby Rush box set, on Omnivore Recordings, won Best Historical Album at the Blues Foundation's Blues Music Awards (BMAs), held at the Cook Convention Center in Memphis on May 11. The BMAs are recognized as the highest honor given to blues musicians, and are awarded ...
New PledgeMusic Campaign For Roger Glover's "Butterfly Ball" 2017 Directors Cut Limited Edition Deluxe Box Set!
A new PledgeMusic campaign has been started for Deep Purple legend Roger Glover's "Butterfly Ball" 2017 Directors Cut Limited Edition Deluxe Box Set to be released on Gonzo Multimedia!
"The Butterfly Ball and the Grasshopper's Feast" is a concept album and subsequent live rock opera appearing in ...
Slant Release Lyric Video For Their Cover Of U2 Hit "With Or Without You"
90s influenced Rock band SLANT has released the Lyric Video for their cover of the Classic U2 Hit "WIth Or Without You." Originally premiered on Tattoo.com, "With Or Without You" was Produced with Sameer Bhattacharya (Flyleaf / P.O.D.).
With or Without You" is our favorite cover song to play in ...
Stark Sound Lab Releases New Album 'Sounds Of Summer'
Stark Sound Lab (SSL), a Progressive Rock and Moog inspired experimental music project that creates original music and soundtracks, has just released 'Sounds of Summer'.
Sounds of Summer is an original collection of Progressive Rock recordings that takes you on a melodic and rhythmic journey through ...
D.I.Y. Rockers Lonnieclaire Don't "Follow Back" On First-Ever Digi Release
Veteran Gotham-based recording project Lonnieclaire's new self-titled digital release is raw, unpolished, and is delivered with absolutely no commercial expectations.
"This is our best with what we had" says the band. "It won't appeal to many listeners (with drums recorded via smart phone mic) but ...
Legacy Recordings Announces First-ever Release Of Paul Simon - The Concert In Hyde Park On Friday, June 9
Legacy Recordings, the catalog division of Sony Music Entertainment, will release Paul Simon - The Concert in Hyde Park -- available in a physical 2CD/DVD or Blu-ray package as well as digital audio and video formats, plus audio streaming -- on Friday, June 9.
The arrival of Paul Simon - The Concert ...
Psychopathic Romantics Dig Deep Into The Mind With Release Of 'The Gathering'
Italian psych-folk-rock pioneers, Psychopathic Romantics are putting some deep and philosophical questions on the table with the concepts of their new song, 'The Gathering'. Asking whether or not music has the ability to awaken the conscience or make us aware, this innovative band are hoping that the ...
The Kenneth Brian Band To Release 'With Lions' At Malibu Guitar Festival On May 18
The Kenneth Brian Band's powerful music combines a lot of dirty guitar, bass and drums with relatable lyrics that reflect what life is really about. - Grammy-nominated musician Robert Randolph
The Kenneth Brian Band is gearing up for the release of their fourth studio album, With Lions. This LP, ...
Los Colognes Premieres New Album 'The Wave' With Culture Collide (Out 5/12)
"between booming snare and sustained high notes, Los Colognes pack in hazy guitar solos and tropical keyboards that interlock into a tight groove." - Stereogum
"It's an Americana slow-burner like The War on Drugs sans the hazy psychedelia, calming even as it beckons you to actively adjust the way ...
Colossal Street Jam Release Full Length Album, 'Living Free'
New Jersey based, Bluesy, 70s influenced Rock Band Colossal Street Jam has released their newest LP, Living Free, an 11 track album invoking such classic sounds as Bad Company and Grand Funk Railroad. Produced by Tony Tee Lewis, Living Free is out NOW!
At the end of the day, no matter what is going ...
Bret Michaels Releases Emotionally Charged New Single/Video "Jorja Bleu" On His Daughter Jorja's Birthday (May 5th)
During the sold-out tour with Def Leppard, legendary rock star Bret Michaels was inspired by his unconditional love for his daughters to write and shoot a very raw, inspirational and emotional song and video for and about his youngest daughter and the song's namesake, Jorja Bleu. The song's release ...
John Trudell Archives & Inside Recordings Re-Release The Critically Acclaimed 'John Trudell - Aka Grafitti Man' On 180-gram Vinyl And CD
John Trudell Archives and Inside Recordings announce a re-issue of the critically acclaimed John Trudell release AKA Grafitti Man on 180-gram vinyl and CD, following the successful Record Store Day limited edition release last month.
AKA Grafitti Man was originally released in 1986 on Trudell's ...
Memphis Rockers China Gate Release Single "Covered In Flames"
China Gate premiered their single "Covered In Flames" this past Wednesday via AXS, off their upcoming EP, Good Grief. With a bright melody and catchy, sing-along chorus, the lyrics reveal a struggle below the surface, that many can relate to.
"'Covered In Flames' was the first song I wrote specifically ...
Iggy Pop Joins Jamie Saft, Steve Swallow And Bobby Previte On Jazzy Rarenoise Release 'Loneliness Road'
Over a career now spanning nearly thirty years, Jamie Saft has established himself as one of the visionaries of contemporary American music. As a composer, pianist and keyboard innovator, and collaborator of music icons such as Bad Brains, Beastie Boys, the B-52s, Donovan, John Adams and John Zorn, ...
Gnarled Rock Fustigates The Listener On Brand-New "No Brain No Headache" Compilation CD
Churning out the sonic mud at full power, a new compilation titled "No Brain No Headache" (out NOW on CD and digitally from Factory Fast MixCDs) is a striking vehicle for twisted guitar riffs and dithyrambic epistles.
Title - No Brain No Headache
Genre - Hard Rock
Featured Bands - 21Grams (Stoke ...
Riot Fest Has An Exclusive Sneak Peek Of "Don't Break Down", The Jawbreaker Documentary
Riot Fest is bringing Jawbreaker back to the stage this fall, and in celebration of Jawbreaker Day, they've gotten their hands on an exclusive sneak peak of Don't Break Down, a documentary film over 10 years in the making. Don't Break Down peeks in on Jawbreaker in a San Francisco recording studio 2007, ...