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Photos: Day 3 of Hard Rock Hell 10 in Wales

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Hard Rock Hell 10 November 12, 2016 | Phwelli, North Wales Photos by Pete Key SOIL BERNIE MARSDEN GINGER WILDHEART LIVING COLOUR SONS OF TEXAS SCAM For more info on Hard Rock Hell 10, please visit: Official website: http://www.hardrockhell.com/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/Hard-Rock-Hell Photos appearing on this page is the property of Pete Key. They are protected by U.S. Copyright Laws and will not ... Read More »

Hollywood Gathers at El Rey Theater for Second Annual Rhonda’s Kiss Benefit

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Review by L Paul Mann, Photos courtesy of Rhonda’s Kiss November 3, 2016 – Hollywood rock musicians and film stars banded together to perform a sold-out benefit concert at the El Rey theater in Los Angeles. The second annual Rhonda’s Kiss benefit was organized by the family of Rhonda Stefanski, who passed away after a battle with stage four Pancreatic Cancer. Rhonda ... Read More »

“Similitude Of A Dream” is a Different Type of (Neal) Morse Code

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Interview by Danny Coleman “I always try and play to the song first and foremost whether it’s progressive, pop, metal or whatever,” says drummer Mike Portnoy as he discussed the latest upcoming tour and CD release, “The Similitude Of A Dream,” from The Neal Morse Band. “I adapt to different styles whether I’m a leader or a collaborator.”  Portnoy has been “Collaborating” with Morse for nearly two decades which is ... Read More »

Interview: Ex-Eagles Guitarist, Don Felder, Still Flying!

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Ahead of his upcoming charity concert at the first annual Hong Kong Rugby Union Ruck ‘n’ Roll Charity Ball on November 5th, ex-Eagles member Don Felder talks to Scott Murphy. With the song “Hotel California”, ex-Eagles guitarist Don Felder is responsible for one of the most recognizable rock riffs of all time. He’s written quite a few others too—many of ... Read More »

Andy Timmons Brings Us “Theme From A Perfect World”

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“Musicians, we have something that other people don’t,” started guitarist Andy Timmons as he took a moment to discuss his current tour and career. “About 10 years ago it hit me; not many people have the passion to keep doing things after all these years. A friend had come to one of my gigs and afterward we were talking and he said, “I wish ... Read More »

Jethro Tull The Rock Opera Comes to the Arlington Theater in Santa Barbara

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Review + Photos by L Paul Mann October 19, 2016 | Santa Barbara, CA – On a beautiful balmy evening in Santa Barbara, Ian Anderson brought his new multimedia musical project to the elegant Arlington theater. Not to be confused with the hard rock band formed in 1968, one of the first to combine jazz, blues and classic music, this ... Read More »