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August 2012 Blog Posts (18)

13-Year-Old Girl's Anti-Bullying Video Leads To Meeting With NIKKI SIXX

According to the KARE television station, a 13-year-old girl's dream came true Wednesday at the Minnesota State Fair when she got to meet MÖTLEY CRÜE/SIXX: A.M. bassist Nikki Sixx.

Chloe McCarty made a video last fall in which she used SIXX: A.M.'s song "Skin" to reveal that she has a mental disorder called trichotillomania, which causes her to pull out her hair, and as a result, be bullied by her classmates.

"Basically, it was just telling who I am, what my story was and…

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Added by Amy on August 31, 2012 at 9:45am — No Comments

KISS Frontman On 'Monster': 'I Wanted To Make An Album That Has Vitality And Passion' - Aug. 31, 2012

Marko Syrjala and Petteri Limnell of Metal-Rules.com recently conducted an interview with KISS guitarist/vocalist Paul Stanley. A couple of excerpts from the chat follow below.

Metal-Rules.com: First of all, the "Monster" [album] is finished and it's ready to roll, it's ready to go. How do you like the results at this point?

Paul Stanley: I think it's terrific. I mean, I have said it so many time already. You know, the idea wasn't to make an album that sounded like we once…

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Added by Amy on August 31, 2012 at 9:42am — No Comments

Monsters Of Rock Cruise 2013 - Final Acts Confirmed

The final acts have been confirmed for The Monsters Of Rock Cruise - The Lost Weekend, and they are Cinderella, Russ Dwarf of the Killer Dwarfs fame, original TNT singer Tony Harnell, Michael Sweet solo (Stryper is also confirmed), and AJ's Bravehearts featuring AJ Fratto who was included in Queensryche's American Soldier tour. He also runs the Warrior's Cry charity, a special organization dedicated to…

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Added by AndrewAxeman on August 27, 2012 at 8:23pm — No Comments

T with Mil & John

MRR Recording Artist ANURYZM and their first episode of "T with Mil & John." Sit back and watch as they walk you through the guitar work on the song 'Wide Awake' from the album Worm's Eye…

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Added by Melodic Revolution Records on August 21, 2012 at 9:41am — No Comments

Tesla w/ The Reb Beach Project 8/15/12

Last week was a busy week!  It has been a great summer for music in Pittsburgh, and I regret that I had to miss some shows, but I was not about to miss this one.  Tesla is always a great live band and tonight was no different.  Always full of energy!  Dave Rude and Frank Hannon are each fantastic guitarists, but put them together on stage and they create a kind of magic.  Awesome show!

Reb Beach is Pittsburgh's hometown guitar hero, and plenty of folks made it to the venue in time to…

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Added by Linda on August 20, 2012 at 3:03pm — No Comments

Lita Ford, Poison, Def Leppard, 8/14/12, Pittsburgh PA

Def Leppard has always been one of my favorite bands, and this night was special because I FINALLY got a front row seat!  Kinda felt like I was 16 all over again! They were tight with photo passes at this show, so I had to settle for my little, old point and shoot.  It gave me a few shots worth sharing...…

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Added by Linda on August 17, 2012 at 4:57pm — 4 Comments

Randy Rhoads.. my eternal idol

Randy Rhoads, the guitarist just perfect scholar who was able to merge with the rock and create a unique and wonderful way to play guitar, too bad he died early. We owe much to him .. If a 20 years he did what he did, think about how the rock would be today if he were still alive!…

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Added by Anna Geschwind on August 16, 2012 at 11:09pm — No Comments

Happy B-Day Leo Fender

Today, Leo Fender, founder of Fender Guitars, is born.…

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Added by F. METAL on August 10, 2012 at 2:33pm — No Comments

Inside The Revolution Issue 3. Vol. 1

Studio Report:

Corvus Stone have finished recording their debut self titled release and is…

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Added by Melodic Revolution Records on August 9, 2012 at 6:59pm — No Comments

Happy B-Day Rikki Rocket

Today, Poison drummer Rikki Rocket is born in Mechanicsburg, Pa.…

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Added by F. METAL on August 8, 2012 at 11:58am — No Comments

ANURYZM, have released a live montage video for their single, 'Breaking the Ballot

Melodic Revolution Records Artist ANURYZM, have released a live montage video for their single, 'Breaking the Ballot', which is taken from their debut album, 'Worm's Eye View'. Anuryzm are a Dubai based progressive metal metal band from Dub

ai', which is taken from their debut album, 'Worm's Eye View'.



Singer Nadeem Bibby comments on the video: 'Breaking the Ballot' is about saying enough is enough. We feel that for some time now things have been frustratingly morbid and…

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Added by Melodic Revolution Records on August 7, 2012 at 11:42pm — No Comments

Kix - Details Of Live In Baltimore CD/DVD Revealed, New Studio Album Due In 2013

Frontiers Records is excited to announce the signing of US Hard Rockers KIX to the label. The return of the Maryland rockers will materialize with the worldwide release of the band’s first ever live DVD and CD release entitled Live In Baltimore  on September 21st in Europe and September 25th in North America. …

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Added by AndrewAxeman on August 7, 2012 at 2:40pm — 1 Comment

Happy B-Day Bruce Dickinson

Vocalist Bruce Dickinson of Iron Maiden is born in Sheffield, England. Time Of Birth, perhaps "2 Minutes To Midnight"!!

Happy birthday Bruce.…

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Added by F. METAL on August 7, 2012 at 10:43am — No Comments

Melodic Revolution Records Signs US Distribution Deal With Progressive Thrash Metal Band Anuryzm

Melodic Revolution Records is pleased to announce the signing of Anuryzm for US distribution of their current release and debut called “Worms Eye View”. Anuryzm is a 6 piece Progressive Metal Band from Abu Dhabi, Dubai & UAE.…

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Added by Melodic Revolution Records on August 5, 2012 at 2:31pm — No Comments

Happy B-Day James Hetfield

 

James Hetfield, (Rhythm Guitar, Co-founder, Songwriter, Lead Vocal - Metallica) has a Birthday today. Happy birthday James and Rockh on Loud.…

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Added by F. METAL on August 3, 2012 at 11:30am — No Comments

Queensryche, Saxon, Stryper & Jailhouse Confirmed For Monsters Of Rock Cruise 2013

Hot off the presses, here are the latest announcements for the Monsters of Rock Cruise - The Lost Weekend, taking place March 16th-20th of 2013. 

Dear Monster Fans,

We want to thank all MOR past and future cruisers for the support we see on Facebook and the internet... It's you guys that…

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Added by AndrewAxeman on August 2, 2012 at 6:59pm — No Comments

Happy B-Day Joe Elliott

Today, singer Joe Elliott of Def Leppard is born in Sheffield, England.…

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Added by F. METAL on August 1, 2012 at 11:47am — No Comments

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