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Gene Simmons and a Pumpkin

Something about ROCK music and Halloween just go together right? I mean the two just seem to go hand and hand. When I think of Halloween I love to create a playlist and the first bands that come to mind . . . Rob Zombie, The Misfits, Marilyn Manson . . . and KISS! But more on that later, (next week...
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The 5 Songs That Got Me into Punk

I am going to start out with . . . this "list" is controversial. I get it. My taste in what is "punk" rock differs greatly from many others. But in that, I hope this list helps you understand why I got into any kind of punk or pop punk as it is. I am very much of the mind set that while yes, punk...
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Foo Fighters Call for Mental Health Awareness

It was a rough year for rock. With first losing Chris Cornell and then Chester Bennington, my emotions have been all over the place as I am sure many rockaholics can relate. The only thing that has been a positive is the awareness that has been heightend. It's always humbling to hear such an iconic...
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ROCK BLOG: Green Day Is Tonight

Finally! The day that I have been waiting for ALL SUMMER. Green Day is playing tonight at White River Amphitheater in Auburn! And I am so excited. Check out this post Tre' Cool put up earlier today! FIRE! Let's roast some moshmallows ----rock n roll style -- getting ready for the USA summer tour...
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Rock Blog: Introducing Dexter Holland Ph.D

You may or may not know this about me, but my favorite band of all time is The Offspring . They have been since I was around 12 years old, and I bought my first record with my own money, The Offspring's "Americana". I was instantly hooked. Growing up just after the new age punk reboot (circa 1994)...
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Rock Blog: Rancid and the Dropkick Murphys are touring!

Rancid and Dropkick Murphys announced a co-headlining tour this morning and it's EPIC! It's been tough to keep this one a secret. Very excited to spend the summer out on the road with @dropkickmurphys and lots of other old friends. Tickets on sale Friday. Tag a friend! See ya in the pit! #...
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ROCK BLOG: AVENGED SEVENFOLD HAS A FANCLUB

The first time I saw Avenged Sevenfold was in 2003, on a Van's Warped Tour sidestage. And let me tell you, they brought down the house. Well technically it was a big open field, but if you have ever seen A7X live, you know what I mean. And if you don't, check out this video from that exact tour:...
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