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Articles by: Leslie Michele Derrough

Tommy Stinson Reignites Bash & Pop Following GNR & Replacements (INTERVIEW)

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For Tommy Stinson, there were two things that were very important to him when he went to record his next record: for it to be recorded live as much as possible, in the studio with ...

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Red Hot Chili Peppers & Trombone Shorty Give New Orleans Voodoo’d Up Funk Rock (SHOW REVIEW/PHOTOS)

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If there is one stop on the Red Hot Chili Peppers new tour you needed to go to it was this past Tuesday night in New Orleans at the Smoothie King Center. Why? Because when ...

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Heart: Live At The Royal Albert Hall With The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra (DVD REVIEW)

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While most music fans breathed a sigh of relief when the year finally ended, Heart decided to jubilate with a live DVD celebrating a career highlight. For the female-fronted band from Seattle who were inducted ...

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Jake Clemons Talks New LP Fear & Love, Uncle Clarence & Audibles From Bruce

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Life is a journey full of highs and lows and how we react to them is what makes it truly our own. For Jake Clemons, he chose a piece of his journey and set it ...

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Chris Green of Tyketto/Rubicon Cross Lets Six String Scorch on ‘Unveil’ EP (INTERVIEW)

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For British-born guitar player Chris Green, he loves living in the South – especially at this time of the year. When he first moved to America he lived in Chicago. “For five years I dealt ...

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Nuno Bettencourt Checks In About New Extreme DVD (INTERVIEW)

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For the band Extreme, they have always been about making rock & roll multidimensional, never sticking to the same formula for every song. To them, rock & roll is a blank canvas and there are ...

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Mötley Crüe Wraps Up an Era With ‘The End: Live In Los Angeles’ (DVD REVIEW)

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It’s been almost a year since Mötley Crüe ended their farewell tour. Tommy Lee, Mick Mars, Vince Neil and Nikki Sixx have moved on to other projects while the dust settled over the grave of the ...

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Lee Fields Keeps It Strong & Soulful (INTERVIEW)

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Lee Fields is living proof that doing what you love does not have an age limit. “I feel that every human being’s purpose is to do what their inner voice says to do,” Fields (65) ...

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Chris Hillman & Herb Pedersen Bring Unsoiled Sounds to Red Dragon Listening Room (SHOW REVIEW)

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When you have a chance to experience music in it’s most purest form, when all is quiet and the resonance of the harmonies and the words and a few strings are crystal clear, it can ...

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ARW (Anderson, Rabin, Wakeman) Lets New Oreleans Feel The Enchantment (SHOW REVIEW)

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“Jon, Trevor and myself have always wanted to play together, to play Yes music, and just sort of finally got round to doing it. And I think that’s been helped in this very bizarre way ...

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