Category Archives: Alternative Rock

Acoustic Night w/ Misha Kiristaev At Sad Man’s Tongue Bar & Bistro

Join us here at Sad Man’s Tongue Bar & Bistro Prague on Friday September 23rd, from 9:00 pm until 11pm, for an acoustic set with Misha Kiristaev. As always entry is free. Misha is a young artist, living in Prague … Continue reading

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Is Doctor Victor The Best Rock Band To come Out of the Czech Republic?

Pretty tall question to be imposing when you are talking about a band that is not even a year old yet. While music tastes, like wine, can be quite relative, we believe that even if you might not think so, … Continue reading

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Volbeat Singer Michael Poulsen Discusses Guitarist Change

by: Chad Childers, featured Writer, Loudwire Volbeatare hitting new heights in their career, but with all the good stuff there is a transition that’s being made. The group parted ways with guitarist Thomas Bredahl earlier this year, and singer Michael … Continue reading

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VOLBEAT Announce U.S. Tour

Danish metal band Volbeat has announced the complete itinerary for the U.S. leg of the band’s Live From Beyond Hell / Above Heaven Summer tour of North America.  Hellyeah has been selected as direct support, with Iced Earth also on … Continue reading

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Social Distortion’s Mike Ness: We are going to shock everyone

by Haris Ansari, Featured Writer, News Pakistan Social Distortion lead vocalist and guitarist, Mike Ness, has stressed that the band will shock their fans with a timely release of their next studio album. The American Punk Rock band, which was … Continue reading

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Inventor Of Marshall Amp Dies at 88

By Lawrence F. Specker, Press-Register British news source The Guardian has reported that Jim Marshall, inventor of amplifiers that became icons of rock and roll, has died at 88. According to the Guardian, it was at Who guitarist Pete Townshend’s … Continue reading

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Social Distortion to Rock Yo Punk Asses in Portland & Seattle

by Holly Homan, Featured Writer, East Portland Blog Social Distortion, part Sex Pistols, Part Ramones and a heavy slathering of Johnny Cash are coming to Portland (4/10 & 4/12 at Roseland Theater) and Seattle (4/13 at the Paramount) to whip … Continue reading

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The Black Keys like it raw

By Jane Stevenson, Featured Writer, Toronto Sun For their latest rock offering, El Camino, The Black Keys followed that old adage, if it ain’t broke don’t fix it. In other words, the blues-rock-soul duo — originally from Akron, Ohio — … Continue reading

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See the Music With Volbeat

From, Artist Direct In our latest “See the Music” segment, ARTISTdirect.com sat down with Volbeat vocalist/guitarist Michael Poulsen to discuss the inside story regarding “A Warrior’s Call.” Poulsen shared that he was inspired by Danish boxing champion Mikkel Kessler. He … Continue reading

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Megadeth, Motorhead and Volbeat review: Loud yet different

On Gigantour, heavy-metal bands explore the genre with complex layers and intense performances By Steve Appleford, Special to the Los Angeles Times Being loud isn’t nearly enough in heavy metal. A bad attitude helps, but for the bands collected under … Continue reading

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