Rock 'n' Roll

Jerry Joseph & The Jackmormons: New Album and Spring Tour

For more than 30 years, Jerry Joseph has been strapping on a guitar and chasing down truth, understanding and soul with tenacity and resonant skill.

Audio Fidelity to Release Dio and Bryan Adams Gold Titles

Marshall Blonstein, president of Audio Fidelity, has set January 31st as the release date for the audiophile label's Gold CD reissues of Dio's HOLY DIVER and Bryan Adams' CUTS LIKE A KNIFE. Both albums will be issued as numbered, limited editions that will be available through both online and brick-and-mortar retailers and will be retired after they have reached 5000 units in sales.

‘Official Uniform’ of Iconic Punk Rocker’s—The Ramones Up At Auction

Born and raised in New York City, The brash quartet hailing from Queens that ignited the punk-rock movement in 1976. Their short, combustible songs drew from the worlds of comic books, horror films, girl groups and garage rock. The band mixed humor and horror in equal measure and gave their urbanized fans a way to purge all the pent-up energy that comes from living in a concrete jungle.
 
An upcoming auction—Marvels of Modern Music from RR Auction, a company based in Amherst, N.H.

Concord Records Set To Reissue Little Richard's Hits

Rock ’n’ roll may date back to Jackie Brenston’s “Rocket 88” in 1951 and perhaps further to blues/swing hybrids of the 1940s. But many would contend that Little Richard’s “Tutti Frutti,” recorded at Cosimo Matassa’s studio in new Orleans in September 1955, was the first great rock ’n’ roll record.

The Allman Brothers Announce 10 Night Run @ Beacon Theater

Southern rock legends, The Allman Brothers, have announced a 10 night run at New York City's Beacon Theater on the Upper West Side of Manhattan.   The first night of the run is Friday, March 9th, 2012 going through March 25th, 2012.

The full ten night run dates:

Just Announced: DRIVE-BY TRUCKERS at Fox Theatre | 3.10.12

Z2 Entertainment is proud to present Drive-By Truckers at the Fox Theatre on Friday, March 10th.  Tickets go on sale Friday, January 13th for $30.00. Flaunting a mix of Southern pride, erudite lyrics, and a muscled three-guitar attack, Drive-By Truckers became one of the most well-respected alternative country-rock acts of the 20

The Darcys Announce AJA, Steely Dan Cover Album + "Josie" MP3!

Toronto art rock quartet The Darcys is set to release AJA, the second in a trilogy of releases. An interpretation of Steely Dan’s 1977 studio masterpiece, the album was produced, arranged and recorded by the band at home during the summer and fall of 2010.

Johnny Winter on Letterman Jan 12 – First National TV Appearance in 30 Years

On Thursday, January 12tt,  Johnny Winter and his band will appear on the Late Show with David Letterman, marking his first national television appearance since Saturday Night Live nearly 30 years ago.
 
“For me, blues is a necessity,” says Winter

Del Fuegos reuniting for 11-city U.S tour

After disbanding in the late 1980s, the various members of the Del Fuegos went on to lead remarkable second lives. In the New Year, however, all four original members of the acclaimed Boston quartet will come together for a 12-city tour of the Eastern Seaboard and Midwest.

Bear In Heaven Announce New Record + Spring 2012 Tour

Yes.... That's right! Bear In Heaven will be streaming their new record, I LOVE YOU, IT'S COOL, from start to finish starting this Monday at noon until April third at midnight. The band has slowed down their LP by nearly 400,000% to play exactly once starting today and ending on the day the album is released. Go to their website to check it out.

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