Daily Archives: July 14, 2017

Metallica leads mid-year rock album sales with “Hardwired…to Self-Destruct”

Blackened Recordings Metallica owns the best-selling rock album of 2017 with the band's latest effort, Hardwired...to Self-Destruct. According to the Nielsen Music mid-year charts, published by Billboard, Hardwired grabbed the top spot

Poco’s Rusty Young releasing debut solo album featuring ex-band mates Furay & Schmit

Blue Élan RecordsFounding Poco multi-instrumentalist Rusty Young will release the first solo album of his 50-year career, Waitin' for the Sun, on September 15.

The record includes guest appearances by fellow original Poco

Gizmodrome, new band featuring Police, Level 42 and King Crimson members, releasing debut album in September

Courtesy of earMUSICPolice drummer Stewart Copeland has formed a new band called Gizmodrome with Level 42 singer/bassist Mark King, ex-King Crimson guitarist Adrian Belew and Italian prog-rock vocalist/keyboardist Vittorio Cosma. The group

What We Like About Mike! Romantics guitarist Mike Skill releases debut solo single, “’67 Riot”

Courtesy of Michael SkillFounding Romantics lead guitarist Mike Skill has just released his first solo single, "'67 Riot," which can be purchased now at major digital music sellers. The hard-rocking song

Screening dates set for Green Day-produced punk doc “Turn It Around”

ABC/Heidi GutmanThe screening dates for the Green Day-produced documentary Turn It Around: The Story of East Bay Punk have been revealed. The first showing will be held July 25 in Montreal,

Billy Corgan selling guitars, amps, basses & more used on Smashing Pumpkins albums

Credit: Scarlet PageBilly Corgan is giving you the chance to own a piece of Smashing Pumpkins history. The rocker is selling more than 150 items, including gear and instruments from his

Headline acts share excitement about playing this weekend’s Classic West festival in L.A.

Courtesy of The ClassicThe Classic West, the first of two bi-coastal music festivals featuring the same star-studded lineup, takes place Saturday and Sunday at Dodger Stadium in Los Angeles, and