The Dead Daisies
August 26th, 2014
Blossom Music Center
Blossom Music Center was the host venue for The Dead Daisies, a band that was here to open for Kiss. Now if you’re not familiar with what an opening band is supposed to do, read on. An opening act is supposed to get the crowd into the mood, that is, get them ready to rock, get them ready to sing, to dance, and to just plain party. The Dead Daisies accomplished all of this and then some.
VEVO PREMIERES MUSIC VIDEO FOR HIT SINGLE “REVERSE” TODAY VIDEO DIRECTED BY MARC KLASFELD
“REVERSE” TOP 20 ON ALTERNATIVE CHART
New York, NY (August 26, 2014) – SomeKindaWonderful, who released their self-titled Downtown Records/White Clover Records on June 23, 2014, premieres their music video for their top 20 single “Reverse” on VEVO today – watch it HERE. Marc Klasfeld (Jay-Z, Justin Timberlake, Foo Fighters, Red Hot Chili Peppers) directed the cinematic kaleidoscope of imagery, which tells the tale of “Reverse” - a love story gone wrong, told chronologically backwards.
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THE CREATORS OF ‘INSIDE METAL: THE PIONEERS OF LA HARD ROCK AND METAL” DOCUMENTARY FILM SERIES, WHICH FEATURES THE BIGGEST NAMES OF ’80S METAL, OFFERS METAL FANS A CHANCE TO BE INCLUDED IN THESE HISTORICAL MOVIES!
The early ’80s metal scene in Los Angeles has become legendary, as it spawned such worldwide headliners as Mötley Crüe, Ratt, Dokken, W.A.S.P., and originally, Metallica (before the latter relocated to San Francisco). And the new documentary, ‘Inside Metal: Pioneers of L.A. Hard Rock & Metal,’ chronicles the entire scene.
THROTTLEFEST KC — After being called out by many people the challenge was excepted and Jesse called out and asked some of close friends to join in. The crowd contributed $1000 in Kentucky Fried Chicken Buckets and that was matched a couple of times over by those on stage. He shares, “BIG FUN…. PUH-POW!”
The Dead Daisies were formed by singer-songwriter Jon Stevens and guitarist David Lowy in 2012. The 2014 lineup includes Jon Stevens(Noiseworks/INXS) on vocals, David Lowy (Mink/Red Phoenix) on guitar, Richard Fortus (Guns N’ Roses/Psychedelic Furs) on lead guitar, Marco Mendoza (Thin Lizzy/Whitesnake) on bass, Dizzy Reed (Guns N’ Roses/Hookers & Blow) on keys and the new addition of Brian Tichy (Ozzy Osbourne/Billy Idol) on drums.
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TOM PETTY AND THE HEARTBREAKERS TOP BILLBOARD CHART WITH
THE CRITICALLY ACCLAIMED NEW ALBUM IS HIS FIRST EVER NUMBER 1
August 06, 2014 – (Burbank, CA.) — Reprise Records is proud to announce TOM PETTY AND THE HEARTBREAKERS have topped the Billboard Top 200 Albums Chart with the release of their new album on Reprise Records, Hypnotic Eye. The album has been a hit with fans and critics alike, many of whom have declared the album to be amongst Petty’s finest.
Chevelle will bring their “most potent songs to date” (Minneapolis Star Tribune) to the east coast this August with 20+ dates in support of their horror-inspired latest album ‘La Gargola.’ The eastern run is the third leg of the band’s current 2014 tour which includes 35+ stops on the Pacific coast & in the mid-west.
|Casey Kasem, a disc jockey who never claimed to love rock ‘n’ roll but who built a long and lucrative career from it, creating and hosting one of radio’s most popular syndicated pop music shows, “American Top 40,” died on Sunday in a hospital in Gig Harbor, Wash. He was 82.|
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Zac Brown Band Announces ‘The Great American Road Trip Tour’ Adds New Member
Zac Brown Band kicks off ‘The Great American Road Trip Tour’ in May, introducing ZBB’s new, eighth member Matt Mangano on bass (photo here). The tour announcement comes on the heels of ZBB selling out a two-night stand at Fenway Park without any support acts — a feat only accomplished by four other bands (Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band, Jimmy Buffett & The Coral Reefer Band, The Police and The Rolling Stones).
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SCOTT STAPP ANNOUNCES TOUR DATES IN SUPPORT OF NEW ALBUM PROOF OF LIFE
NEW YORK, NY (May 19, 2014) – Grammy-Award winning artist Scott Stapp will hit the road this summer in support of his second full length solo album Proof of Life. The deeply personal Proof of Life debuted at #37 on the Billboard Top 200 Album Charts late last year. Proof of Life was produced by Howard Benson and mixed by Chris Lord-Alge and is the follow up to his 2005’s certified platinum release, The Great Divide.