31 Days of Horror: Dio Live In London Hammersmith Apollo 1993

If you want to talk about scares during the month of October, when it comes to music, it’s hard not to think of the legendary Ronnie James Dio. From his … Continue reading 31 Days of Horror: Dio Live In London Hammersmith Apollo 1993

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Jammin’ in Cali – Deep Purple Live In California 74 Reviewed

Whenever I write about Deep Purple, I always mention that, no matter what classic rock radio would try and have you believe, the band has a rich history that goes … Continue reading Jammin’ in Cali – Deep Purple Live In California 74 Reviewed

Spectacular Sounds: Darrin Cappe on Marillion’s Sounds That Can’t Be Made

Thirty years into a band’s career is hardly the point where one would expect to find adventurous songwriting and career defining songs, however that is exactly what Marillion have done … Continue reading Spectacular Sounds: Darrin Cappe on Marillion’s Sounds That Can’t Be Made

Maybe You’ll Be Amazed: Paul McCartney & Wings’ Rockshow Reviewed

If you’re a Paul McCartney fan, you’re likely loving all the publicity the man has been doing around his brand new studio album, NEW (don’t forget to enter to win … Continue reading Maybe You’ll Be Amazed: Paul McCartney & Wings’ Rockshow Reviewed

A Perfect Live Set: Deep Purple’s Perfect Strangers Live DVD Review

One of the band’s I’ve grown increasingly fond of over the past few years is Deep Purple. Working in rock radio for the first part of my career, I was … Continue reading A Perfect Live Set: Deep Purple’s Perfect Strangers Live DVD Review

Saturday At The Movies – Aerosmith: Rock For The Rising Sun

PIcture it. Toronto, Ontario. The summer of 1993. One of the greatest American rock bands of all time has hit the top of the charts with their latest album, and … Continue reading Saturday At The Movies – Aerosmith: Rock For The Rising Sun

Long Live The King Of Rock And Roll – Dio’s Finding The Sacred Heart DVD Reviewed

While the metal world may be rightfully ecstatic about the  number one debut of Black Sabbath on the Billboard charts, there are other reasons to celebrate. Specifically, the recent DVD/Blu-ray … Continue reading Long Live The King Of Rock And Roll – Dio’s Finding The Sacred Heart DVD Reviewed

Win Passes To See The Rolling Stones’ Crossfire Hurricane!

The Rolling Stones turn 50 this year, and the entire world is abuzz about their return to live performance. But before they were the biggest rock and roll band in … Continue reading Win Passes To See The Rolling Stones’ Crossfire Hurricane!

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Win Tickets to Queen’s Hungarian Rhapsody – Live in Budapest

Queen is an act that transcends time and bridges the gap between mine and my parents’ generation… and if there is one artist I regret never getting to see, it’s … Continue reading Win Tickets to Queen’s Hungarian Rhapsody – Live in Budapest

What Do You Mean Deep Purple Has More Than One Album? Andy Burns On Phoenix Rising and Total Abandon

Here’s a little something you may not know – I spent nearly a decade working in the world of rock radio. It was a dream come to true for a … Continue reading What Do You Mean Deep Purple Has More Than One Album? Andy Burns On Phoenix Rising and Total Abandon