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Carl Palmer Issues Statement On The Passing Of Greg Lake

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December 8, 2016 – ELP drummer, Carl Palmer, released a statement today on the passing of fellow bandmate, Greg Lake. “It is with great sadness that I must now say goodbye to my friend and fellow band-mate, Greg Lake.  Greg’s soaring voice and skill as a musician will be remembered by all who knew his music and recordings he made with ... Read More »

Iceland’s 2017 Secret Solstice unveils lineup feat. Foo Fighters

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Iceland’s largest music festival Secret Solstice has been making waves since its first edition in 2014, with a concept that several media outlets have dubbed it “the world’s most unique music festival.” And now they’ve lifted the lid on their initial lineup announcement for their 4th edition in 2017, taking place in the capital city Reykjavik on June 16-18, 2017 during the epic summer ... Read More »

An Interview with Lily Virginia

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“I grew up not being able to watch TV so I found other alternatives,” says a laughing Lily Virginia as she preps for a tour which coincides with the release of her new effort, “Play Me Twice.” Growing up on the west coast, Virginia made the transfer east for love and music; choosing to stay in New York City to ... Read More »

Jimmy Cobb Honored at SOPAC in South Orange, NJ

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“When I was young my mom had a job working in a local pharmacy that had a food counter; she got me a job there and I started earning money. I walked  past Herman Rednor’s Music Store every day and he had a sign in the window advertising this Gene Krupa drum set. I went inside and he said, “You have any ... Read More »

Photos: Steve Vai at Ace of Spades in Sacramento, CA

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Steve Vai October 14, 2016 | Ace of Spades – Sacramento, CA Photos by Chris Brody Setlist: Bad Horsie The Crying Machine Gravity Storm Whispering a Prayer -Passion and Warfare- Liberty Erotic Nightmares The Animal Answers The Riddle Ballerina 12/24 For the Love of God The Audience Is Listening I Would Love To Blue Powder Greasy Kid’s Stuff Alien Water Kiss ... Read More »