New Music (3/25 — 3/31)

9Electric ft. Carla Harvey: “The Light”

Hollow Humanity ft. Felipe (Brothers Till We Die): “Ad Verecundiam”

AViVA: “Rabbit Hole”

Rammstein: “Deutschland”

Kid Bookie/Corey Taylor: “Stuck In My Ways”

Joyous Wolf: “Quiet Heart”

Joyous Wolf: “Place In Time”

Queensryche: “Light-years”

Ablaze: “Long Way Home”

Crazy Lixx: “Break Out”

Bleed the Sky: “Quiet Here”

Exumer: “King’s End”

Fortune: “Freedom Road”

The Slumdogs: “Monsters”

The Brink: “Save Goodbye”

Skiver: “No Goodbyes”

LA Guns: “The Devil You Know”

Halestorm: “Vicious”

The Quireboys: “Seven Deadly Sins”

Beauty In Chaos ft. Dug Pinnick, Zakk Wylde, and Ice-T: “Unnatural Disaster

Andy Black: “The Promise”

Truth Corroded: “Open Eyes and Willing Hands”

Exxocet: “Alive”

Dead Coyotes: “Sweethead”

Within Sight: “Save This Life”

At My Mercy: “Fix”

Palaye Royale in the Spring (The Funeral Tour 2019)

Palaye Royale are going to be busy this spring! The rockers on the rise will be direct support for Halestorm’s April and May U.S. dates. Once that wraps up, Palaye Royale will be doing an eight-date headlining run.

Tickets for the shows with Halestorm are on sale now! Tickets for Palaye Royale’s headlining dates go on sale Friday, March 8th. (Pre-sale and VIP available for the Royal Council here.)

Halestorm/Palaye Royale

4/12 – Ladson, SC – 98 Rockfest

4/18 – Mankato, MN – Verizon Center

4/20 – Billings, MT – Shrine Auditorium

4/22 – Salt Lake City, UT – Union Event Center

4/23 – Boise, ID – Revolution Center

4/25 – Kennewick, WA – Toyota Center

4/26 – Vancouver, BC – Chan Center

4/28 – Edmonton, AB – Northern Jubilee Auditorium

4/29 – Calgary, AB – MacEwan Hall

5/1 – Winnipeg, Manitoba – Burton Cummings Theatre

5/3 – Mexico City, Mexico – Domination Festival

5/5 – Bismarck, ND – Bismarck Event Center

5/7 – Rapid City, SD – Rushmore Plaza Civic Center

5/9 – Cedar Rapids, IA – US Cellular Center

5/12 – London, Ontario – London Music Hall

5/13 – Toronto, Ontario – Danforth Music Hall

5/17 – Columbus, OH – Sonic Temple *No Palaye Royale

The Funeral Tour (Palaye Royale headlining)

5/17 – Worcester, Mass. – The Palladium

5/18 – Baltimore, MD – Baltimore Soundstage

5/20 – New York, NY – Irving Plaza

5/22 – Orlando, FL – The Abbey

5/23 – Atlanta, GA – The Masquerade

5/24 – Nashville, TN – The Cowan

5/28 – Colorado Springs, CO – The Black Sheep

5/30 – Hollywood, CA – The Fonda Theatre

Tour Announcements From Alice Cooper, Nita Strauss, Atreyu, and More!

2019 is shaping up to be quite a year for live music — and it’s only March! I’m sure I will be sharing more tour announcements in the coming weeks, but for now, here are a few that piqued my interest.

Alice Cooper w/Halestorm and Motionless in White

The nineteen city tour kicks off July 17th in Allentown, PA. Tickets go on sale this Friday, March 8th!!!! For a full list of dates and ticket info, visit any of the bands’ official sites.


Motionless in White

Alice Cooper

Atreyu, Motionless in White, and Wilson

Speaking of Motionless in White, the Scranton, PA natives will be hitting the road with Atreyu and Wilson, starting April 15th.

Nita Strauss

Nita Strauss, guitarist for Alice Cooper, is hitting the road solo. She will be offering support for John 5 at the San Diego stop of his Invasion 2019 Tour. Her North American trek also includes a handful of dates with Fozzy and Paul Gilbert. Nita’s tour kicks off April 10th in Hermosa Beach, California, and wraps up June 8th in Poughkeepsie, NY. Visit Loudwire for more!

The “ALT-IMATE” Tour ft. Live, Bush, and Our Lady Peace

This is the dream lineup for all you 90’s alternative rock lovers! The tour is in honor of the 25th anniversaries of both Live’s Throwing Copper and Bush’s Sixteen Stone. The tour begins June 6th in Mashantucket, CT, and ends September 8th in Rochester, MI. Tickets go on sale March 11th.

New Music (10/8 — 10/14)

Sleep On It: “Disconnected”

Blessthefall: “Wishful Sinking”

Saber Tiger: “Permanent Rage”

Halestorm: “Do Not Disturb”

Verni: “Night of the Swamp King”

Nordic Union: “Because Of Us”

Asking Alexandria: “Alone in a Room” (Acoustic)

Take Offense: “Trust”

Stephen Pearcy: “U Only Live Twice”

Haken: “Puzzle Box”

All Hail the Yeti: “The Nuclear Dust”

Nothing More: “Let ‘Em Burn”

Monument: “Wheels of Steel”

All That Remains: “Wasteland”

All That Remains: “Everything’s Wrong”

Soilwork: “Arrival”

Shiragirl ft. Mala Reignz: “Girls Just Wanna Get Sum” (Remix)

Metal Church: “Damned If You Do”

Covet: “Glimmer”

Jason Becker: “Valley of Fire”

TNT: “Not Feeling Anything”

Roxanne: “Someone To Kill”

Disturbed: “The Best Ones Lie”

Travelers: “White Rabbit”

Alter Bridge: “Words Darker Than Their Wings” (Orchestral Arrangement from the Live From the Royal Albert Hall DVD)

Gorod: “Aethra”

Electric Boys: “Hangover in Hannover”

Them: “Circuitous”

Boys of Fall: “Heartbreaker”

July 2018 Album Releases (Week Four)

— 7/23 —

-Jeong Se-Woon: Another

— 7/25 —

-Denzel Curry: Light

-KARD: Ride on the Wind

-MxPx: MxPx

-Newkidd02: Boy Boy Boy

— 7/26 —

-Denzel Curry: Gray


-Xavier Wulf: East Memphis Maniac

— 7/27 —

-AraabMUZIK: Goon Loops II

-Astronauts, etc: Living in Symbol

-Bryant Myers: La Oscuridad

-Cody Jinks: Lifers

-Daughtry: Cage to Rattle

-Dave East: Karma 2

-Emily Burns: Seven Scenes From the Same Summer

-FMB DZ: In My Bag

-Gaika: Basic Volume

-Halestorm: Vicious

-Jazz Cartier: FLEUREVER

-Kenny Chesney: Song for the Saints

-Kyle Falconer: No Thank You

-Like Pacific: In Spite of Me

-Miss Fortune: How the Story Ends

-N.O.R.E.: 5E

-Oh, Weatherly: Lips Like Oxygen

-Phantastic Ferniture: Phantastic Ferniture

-RL Grime: Nova

-Rome Hero Foxes: 18 Summers

-Skrip: Field Trip

-Tony Molina: Kill the Lights

-VanJess: Silk Canvas

-Ah Mer Ah Su: Star

-Austin Basham: You and Me For Now

-Bass Drum of Death: Just Business

-Beach Rats: Wasted Time EP

-Boz Scaggs: Out of the Blues

-Clearance: At Your Leisure

-Deaf Wish: Lithium Zion

-Dee Snider: For the Love of Metal

-Denzel Curry: Dark

-Inexorum: Lore of the Lakes

-Late Bloomer: Waiting

-Rise Against: The Ghost Note Symphonies, Vol. 1

-ShadowParty: ShadowParty


-Talons: We All Know

-Venues: Aspire

-Willie Nile: Children of Paradise

— 7/28 —

-Jdola: High School Dropout

Halestorm/In This Moment Touring Summer and Fall 2018

Halestorm and In This Moment are touring together this summer and fall, and they are bringing New Years Day along! Tickets are available at, the Halestorm official site, and In This Moment’s official site.

Summer Dates:

  • 7/27 – Kansas City, MO – Silverstein Eye Centers Arena
  • 7/29 – Toledo, OH – Centennial Terrace and Quarry
  • 7/31 – Baltimore, MD – UMBC Event Center
  • 8/2 – Uncasville, CT – Mohegan Sun Arena
  • 8/3 – Albany, NY – Albany Cap Center
  • 8/4 – Portland, ME – Maine State Pier
  • 8/6 – Buffalo, NY – Artpark
  • 8/10 – Council Bluffs, IA – Stir Cove
  • 8/14 – Missoula, MT – Big Sky Brewing Company Amp
  • 8/16 – Spokane, WA – Star Theater at Spokane Arena
  • 8/17 – Seattle, WA – WaMu Theater
  • 8/18 – Eugene, OR – Cuthbert Amphitheater
  • 8/20 – Medford, OR – BiMart Amphitheater at the Expo, Jackson County Fairgrounds
  • 8/21 – Reno, NV – Grand Sierra Resort and Casino
  • 8/23 – San Francisco, CA – The Warfield
  • 8/24 – Funner, CA – Harrah’s Resort Southern California


Fall Dates:

  • 11/16 – Norfolk, VA – Ted Constant Convocation Center
  • 11/17 – Camden, NJ – BB&T Pavillion
  • 11/20 – Evansville, IN – Old National Events Plaza
  • 11/21 – Fort Wayne, IN – Expo Center
  • 11/23 – Syracuse, NY – Convention Center at Oncenter
  • 11/24 – New York, NY – Manhattan Center Hammerstein Ballroom
  • 11/26 – Cleveland, OH – Cleveland Masonic and Performance Arts Center
  • 12/1 – Broomfield, CO – 1st Bank Center
  • 12/2 – Park City, KS – Hartman Arena
  • 12/4 – Springfield, MO – Shrine Mosque
  • 12/5 – Lexington, KY – Rupp Arena
  • 12/7 – Hammond, IN – Horseshoe Hammond Casino
  • 12/8 – Minneapolis, MN – The Armory
  • 12/11 – San Antonio, TX – Aztec Theatre
  • 12/12 – Dallas, TX – South Side Ballroom at Gilley’s
  • 12/14 – Orlando, FL – Amway Arena
  • 12/16 – St. Petersburg, FL – Mahaffey Theater, Duke Energy Center for the Arts


New Music (7/16 — 7/22)

Eris: “Lost in the Echo” (Linkin Park cover)

Jacky Vincent: “Awakener”

Nothing: “Blue Line Baby”

CKY: “Wiping Off The Dead”

Greta Van Fleet: “When the Curtain Falls”

Plini: “Kind”

Born of Osiris: “Silence the Echo”

Convulse: “The Summoning”

Mad Max: “Beat of the Heart”

Voivod: “Obsolete Beings”

Krisiun: “Demonic III”

Halestorm: “Do Not Disturb”

Impellitteri: “Run For Your Life”

Trench Dogs: “The Gin Beat”

Turbo Vixen: “Straight Out Of Hell”

Denman: “Boys Of Summer” (Don Henley cover)

La Chinga: “Killer Wizard”

Night Club: “Your Addiction”

Ginger likes: “I’m No Angel”

5 Bands/Artists You Should Be Following (#12)

1. Stone Horses

An alternative rock band from Maryland. For fans of Jack White, The Black Keys, Highly Suspect, etc. Stone Horses has a show at Baltimore Soundstage on July 13th. Check out their first official video, “Reckless Ways.”


2. Hand of the Tribe

A hard rock/metal band from Massachusetts. For fans of Sevendust, HellYeah, Godsmack, etc. Hand of the Tribe has recently been getting airplay on Rock Rage Radio. Listen to “Everything Is Love” and “Moonwalk” now.


3. Gravitation

A hard rock, female-fronted band from North Carolina. For fans of New Year’s Day, Halestorm, Evanescence, etc. Gravitation has a few upcoming shows, the dates of which you can find on their Facebook. Here are “The Other Side” and “Breathe.”


4. Within the Grey

A hard rock/metal band from Illinois. For fans of Breaking Benjamin, Chevelle, Five Finger Death Punch, etc. Within the Grey just released three new tracks, all of which are available on Spotify. Listen to “Take The Blame” here:


5. Thrillchaser

An alternative pop/rock band from Rhode Island. For fans of CHVRCHES, Fun, Hozier, etc. Thrillchaser just released their debut album, A Lot Like Love. Check out the title track and “Like That.”