Archive for the ‘Entertainment’ Category

THE BIG TICKET

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  FEATURING TWENTY ONE PILOTS, OF MONSTERS AND MEN, WALK THE MOON, THE NEIGHBOURHOOD, GLASS ANIMALS, AND MORE AT METROPOLITAN PARK IN JACKSONVILLE, FL SUNDAY, DECEMBER 6 EARLY BIRD DISCOUNTED TICKETS AVAILABLE STARTING AUGUST 28     The Big Ticket returns to Jacksonville, Florida’s Metropolitan Park, Sunday, December 6 for its sixth consecutive year. The […]

AUDIO: Winding the Clock Backwards and Forward with K. K. Downing

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TRAVIS FAILEY TALKS WITH KK DOWNING ON THE ROCKET SPORTS & ENTERTAINMENT SHOW

Rockin’ Ruth Eckerd Hall with Whitesnake

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Whitesnake came to Ruth Eckerd Hall in Clearwater on a beautiful Thursday night in support of its recent release, Purple. You may ask yourself, why would a band name an album Purple? Well the answer for that would be fairly simple as Purple contains songs from the time that Whitesnake’s lead singer, David Coverdale, spent […]

AUDIO: Mixing it Up With Mark From Nothing More

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Travis Failey chats with Mark Vollelunga form Nothing More…

Saturday – CATHOUSE LIVE AT IRVINE MEADOWS

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  SATURDAY, AUGUST 15 IN IRVINE, CALIFORNIA  RIKI RACHTMAN’S WORLD FAMOUS CATHOUSE RETURNS TO SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA FOR ONE DAY ONLY FEATURING AN ALL-STAR JAM, ALONG WITH PERFORMANCES FROM EXTREME, CINDERELLA’S TOM KEIFER, SEBASTIAN BACH, DOKKEN, FASTER PUSSYCAT, STEPHEN PEARCY, SAIGON KICK, GILBY CLARKE, DANGEROUS TOYS, AND MANY MORE CATHOUSE LIVE PRE-PARTY THURSDAY, AUGUST 13 AT […]

BOURBON WORLD PRESENTED BY THE LOUISVILLE COURIER-JOURNAL

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    LOUDER THAN LIFE has announced a partnership with The Louisville Courier-Journal for the 2015 festival at Champions Park near downtown Louisville on October 3 & 4 that includes naming rights for the festival’s bourbon world. The second annual celebration of the region’s culture and cuisine features award-winning bourbons and spirits, Gourmet Man Food, and […]

Summer’s Last Stand in Tampa with Slipknot

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  The second stop of The Summers Last Stand Tour arrived in Tampa at the Mid Florida Credit Union Amphitheatre or “MFCUA” on Saturday night and brought with it a headlining monster in the multi platinum selling Slipknot. If Slipknot was to tour by themselves, this tour would still draw big crowds, but accompanying them […]

311 and The Green at the Hard Rock Live in O-Town

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  It’s been a while since I came out to Hard Rock for a show, and a 311 + The Green was the perfect occasion. The place was sold out; friends took selfies in the corridors and raised a toast at one of the venue’s many bars. A wispy cloud of ganja smoke drifted through […]

CONNECTION FESTIVAL COMES ALIVE!

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Jacksonville’s second annual Connection Festival rocked! The one-day event featured two music stages with 20 different bands. Enjoy the Rocket Sports & Entertainment Network photo gallery through the lens of award winning Seven-Eighths Production’s Valerie Cason

ROB ZOMBIE’S GREAT AMERICAN NIGHTMARE

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  Rob Zombie’s Great American Nightmare–the ultimate Halloween horror event–returns to Odeum Expo Center in Villa Park, IL (just outside Chicago) for its second engagement from September 25-November 1. Tickets go on sale for all Great American Nightmare dates on Friday, July 31. October 2 & 4 will also feature two special concerts with groundbreaking […]