Rock News

February 2007

RISE TO ADDICTION tour news Up and coming UK rockers RISE TO ADDICTION have announced details of high profile European tour in May and June. The band have been confirmed as special guests for legendary Chicago doomsters TROUBLE on their forthcoming ‘Simple Mind Condition European Tour’   Dates confirmed for the…

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January 2007

The Mudmen announce new Canadian dates The Mudmen just announced some new shows for Canada. Dates below. Check them out if they are in your neck of the woods.02-03-07 CAMBRIDGE, ON FIDDLERS GREEN 02-16-07 TORONTO, ON HORSESHOE TAVERN / WITH 10TH PLANET & MY DARKEST DAYS 02-17-07 PARIS, ON PARIS…

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December 2006

Soul ‘Godfather’ James Brown dies James Brown, the dynamic, pompadoured “Godfather of Soul,” whose rasping vocals and revolutionary rhythms made him a founder of rap, funk and disco as well, died early Monday, his agent said. He was 73. Brown was hospitalized with pneumonia at Emory Crawford Long Hospital on…

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November 2006

DEARLY BELOVED Cancel Tour **Unfortunately Dearly Beloved have had to cancel their western tour dates, however, they will be rescheduled for the new year.  We will be sure to let you know once we have new shows booked. November 25 – Oshawa, Ontario, The Atria – still onNovember 26 – Sudbury,…

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October 2006

BRIAN SETZER UNLEASES “13” THIS WEEK COURTESY OF SURFDOG RECORDS Brian Setzer has delivered a kick-ass, straight-up, guitar, bass and drums rock record featuring unbelievable playing and solid songwriting. Fans of his prior work will be blown away by the versatility he demonstrates on this, his 13th album of original…

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September 2006

BEST OF FEAR FACTORYIn Stores Now  The Best of Fear Factory [Roadrunner Records] is in stores now. Listen to the evolution of Fear Factory on one album! From their brutal early days to their transformation into the techno-metal powerhouses we’ve come to love, it’s all here! The Best Of Fear…

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August 2006

**ALERT: THE MATADORS NEED YOUR HELP!** PRIZED MATADORS GUITAR STOLEN IN HOME ROBBERY AT RESIDENCE OF CREEPSHOW FRONTWOMAN JEN BLACKWOOD BAND’S RECORD COMPANY OFFERING UP REWARD FOR INFORMATION, RETRIEVAL OF GUITAR On the eve of one of their biggest performances of the year at the launch of 2006’s Rue Morgue Festival…

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July 2006

CRASH KELLY prepares to deliver live ‘Satisfaction’< ?xml:namespace prefix = o ns = "urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:office" /> Toronto rock quartet to gig with Alice Cooper and Poison, perform at Sturgis With the group’s new album, the Gilby Clarke-produced Electric Satisfaction, in stores tomorrow (July 25), Canadian rockers CRASH KELLY have scheduled a…

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June 2006

ROB ZOMBIE – FREE SHOW TICKETS – HOLLYWOODRob Zombie wants you to come as a special guest to see him perform live in the outdoor theatre at Jimmy Kimmel Live in Hollywood. This show is FREE so please know that it is a limited ticket private show – so get…

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May 2006

THE CREEPSHOW– ‘SELL YOUR SOUL’: IN STORES NOW!! “Rockabilly has been waiting for an act like The Creepshow.” – Bill Adams, Pulse“Among the best records of 2006 I’ve come across thus far.” – Duff Daschuk, threeohsix.org The hugely anticipated debut album from horrorbilly newcomers The Creepshow has finally arrived and…

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April 2006

SONIC CITY ADDED TO JEFF MARTIN’S WESTERN CANADIAN TOUR Vancouver band Sonic City has been added to Jeff Martin’s Western Canadian tour dates next week as the opening act.  Sonic City will join Martin on May 1st in Winnipeg, May 3rd in Edmonton, May 4th in Calgary and May 6th…

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March 2006

LACUNA COIL CELEBRATE APRIL 4th RELEASE OF NEW STUDIO ALBUM ‘KARMACODE’WITH TWO CANADIAN STOPS ON THE ROB ZOMBIE TOUR! PROMO JUNKET TO INCLUDE MONTREAL AFTER-SHOW PARTY ON APRIL 3 AT SAVOY &TORONTO IN-STORE AUTOGRAPH SIGNING APRIL 4 AT HMV MEGASTORE “Primed for stellar success in 2006” – BILLBOARD“Artist to watch.”…

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February 2006

ALICE IN CHAINS Re-Unite The surviving members of Alice In Chains are regrouping for at least one live performance and perhaps many more, according to the band’s publicist. The group has confirmed its appearance at the Nova Rock festival in Austria in mid-June, with more dates in Europe and North…

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January 2006

3 New releases from MTM Music in February MAIN ATTRACTION – “Keep On Coming Back” (MTM MUSIC, Release: 17.02.2006) BENNECH LYNGBOE made an early mark as a singer/songwriter. It all started in 1987. After a few years of honing his talents as a singer, guitarist and songwriter, he tried out…

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December 2005

Frontiers updates on upcoming releases along with sample clips TOTO Frontiers Records is pleased to unveil the first music sample taken from “Bottom Of Your Soul,” the first single from the upcoming TOTO album, “Falling In Between.” The song, in the words of the band’s keyboard player David Paich, is…

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