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…Continue
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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. …
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…Continue
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The new QUEENSRŸCHE made its official live debut as the headliner of the last day of this year's Halfway Jam, which took place July 26-28 in Royalton, Minnesota. Also appearing on the bill at the three-day event were ENUFF Z'NUFF, LYNCH MOB, STRYPER, BANG…Continue
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Beginning in Ft. Lauderdale, FL, Monsters Of Rock Cruise - The Lost Weekend, goes through March 16th-20th of 2013. It is the 2nd annual MOR Cruise and is one day longer than the last one.
Three more acts have just been confirmed!
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On July 31st, JACKYL will release their brand new album, Best In Show.
Best In Show features the following 12 songs:
'Best In Show'
'Cover Of The Rolling Stone'
'Walk My Mile'
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According to Billboard.com, QUEENSRŸCHE has officially parted ways with vocalist Geoff Tate, and have replaced him by CRIMSON GLORY/RISING WEST singerTodd La Torre.
"Over the past few months, there have been growing creative differences within Queensryche. We want our fans to…
Bang Tango, along with videographer Drew Fortier, are working on a documentary of the band for release later this year. The documentary will contain interviews with current and original Bang Tango members as well as most of the in-betweeners who have performed with the band over the years. The film will explore the history of the band and…Continue
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Swedish glamsters CRASHDÏET have announced the following dates for their Escape To North America 2012 Tour.
15 - Hollywood, CA - Whisky A Go Go
16 - Las Vegas…
New Orleans based hard rock/metal legends Lillian Axe have released a three song EP called 'Live And War', a play on the band's 1989 'Love And War' album -- considered by many to be the definitive Lillian Axe album.
The EP contains live renditions of "All's Fair In Love And War", "Ghost Of Winter" and "Show A Little Love", and can be purchased at …
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Lynch Mob checked in with the Hair Metal Mansion via Facebook with the following update:
"Hey Andrew...We are excited to announce Brian Tichy (Whitesnake) will be joining us on Drums this Summer's Tour.... AND... The new Lynch Mob EP "Sound Mountain Sessions"…Continue
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And the announcements keep rolling in.... Alcatrazz, Nelson & L.A. Guns have just been confirmed for next year's Monsters Of Rock Cruise!
Beginning in Ft. Lauderdale, FL, Monsters Of Rock Cruise - The Lost Weekend, is set to take place March 16th-20th of…Continue
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Twenty-five years after the legendary VIXEN released their first single, 'Edge Of A Broken Heart', three of the original members - Janet Gardner (vocals), Roxy Petrucci (drums) and Share Ross bass - recently reunited to form VXN, adding guitarist Gina Stile, who was the guitarist on Vixen's Tangerine album to the line-up. Over two decades have passed since the original three shared a stage together (aside from a short concert for VH-1 Bands Reunited in…Continue
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Silent Rage frontman & Mansion member Jesse Damon checked in with the Hair Metal Mansion to give the following update:
"Hey Andrew- Howz it goin' my friend, I hope all is good in your life. I'm writing to let you know I'm just finishing up 11 new tracks...and a bonus track for my new…
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Hurricane drummer & Mansion member Mike Hansen has checked in with the Hair Metal Mansion with the following update:
"Hey Andrew, thank you for the Birthday wishes. Updates, yes!!! Hurricane is almost finished with the…
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Multi-Platinum 80s rockers Dokken have officially released a 30 second sample of the song "Burning Empire" from their forthcoming release 'Broken Bones'.
The snippet is a rough mix designed to give fans a first taste of what's in store for the new album, scheduled for release this summer on Frontiers Records. 'Burning…
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German metal queen DORO PESCH, has checked-in from her work in the studio to issue the following update:
"The new album will be entitled Raise Your Fist and has been recorded and written in the US, Germany, and Scandinavia. Right now we're in the mixing stages and are close to finishing everything. Most important to me are the power hymns ‘Raise Your Fist In The Air’ and ‘Victory,’ which will also be available on the forthcoming EP! Both songs…
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The first video from HARDLINE’s new studio album, Danger Zone, has been released - check out the clip for 'Fever Dreams' below:
Danger Zone is due out today (May…Continue
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On June 19th, Deadline Music/Cleopatra Records will release a special three-disc audio/video deluxe collection of LYNCH MOB’s REvolution.
The set features the full-length studio album Revolution with killer, supercharged renditions of classic DOKKEN/Lynch Mob tracks such as 'Tooth And Nail', 'Breaking The Chains', 'Wicked Sensation', and more. It also includes professionally filmed live performances recorded during the 2005 REvolution Tour,…