Archive for the ‘Music’ Category

Hall of Fame Legend Night in Tampa

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It was like I stepped out of the DeLorean and arrived… but where? When? Where am I?  Live at Budokon 1978??  The Seattle Center Coliseum 1978??    Or is it in 1982 “I Love Roll and Roll” at #3… on the rock billboard charts. No! There’s no flux capacitor tonight, no lightning bolts, no clock tower, no […]

AC/DC Silences the Critics in Buffalo

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  When the Rock or Bust World Tour was halted last March due to singer Brian Johnson’s hearing loss, AC/DC fans feared for the worst. A total of 10 shows in the U.S. were postponed instead of canceled, giving fans some hope that the singer would return to the road once he was able to. […]

Orlando Goes Goo Goo for the Goo Goo Dolls

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  When the Goo Goo Dolls came to the Hard Rock Live on Tuesday, they brought all the elements of a great rock show. They had Johnny Rzeznik, an electric front man who has become a legend in the genre. They had “Iris,” one of the best songs to see live, as well as many […]

Story Telling With Steven Tyler

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  Steven Tyler has always marched to the beat of a different drum. He’s never been afraid to take chances that some media and fans have deemed to be bad moves for his career or image. Steven Tyler has never cared about those opinions, whether it was using his daughter in a risqué music video […]

3rd Annual KINK Festival

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  WJRR and the Orlando Amphitheater present The 3rd Annual Kink Music Festival and My4oh7 and LockedIN Magazine and Rocket Sports & Entertainment want to send you there for FREE! The 3rd Annual Kink Music Festival brings over 20,000 sq ft of Tattoo Expo Artist/Booths along with Amazing Suspension Acts/Tattoo Pageant/Car Show and 2 Stages of Live Music including the Orlando […]

Spending the Night With Alice Cooper

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Not many musicians reach Rock Star status, and even fewer reach the level of “Legend.”  But Vincent Furnier has done just that.  Some may recognize the musician’s birth name, but most will know him by his stage name and original band’s name, Alice Cooper. He is the creator of a genre and at 68 years […]

Coldplay rocks The Nickel City

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August kicked off in Buffalo, NY with one of the hottest tours of the summer. British alt-rock giants, Coldplay brought their “A Head Full of Dreams Tour” to the First Niagara Center. The home of the Buffalo Sabres was jam-packed before the openers Foxes and Alessia Cara even took the stage. Audience members sported light-up […]

Step Inside with Slipknot

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Slipknot, Marilyn Manson and Of Mice and Men at the MFCUA It’s been one year since the epic Summer’s Last Stand Tour came to Tampa. The bill was headlined by Slipknot, with support from a recently released and recharged Randy Blythe & Lamb of God, and two of the hotter bands on the scene, Bullet […]

Orlando and Saint Pete have an “In This Moment”

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 with Travis Failey In the midst of Orlando’s booming summer of concerts, the Hell Pop Tour rolled into Hard Rock Live at Universal’s City Walk. The tour brought a diverse foursome of rock groups – from the sexually charged, female-driven headliner In This Moment, to the metallic super group Hellyeah, to the countrified, bluesy sounds […]

Interview with Michael Del Pizzo of Sunflower Dead

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Vocalist Michael Del Pizzo sits down to talk tour life with Rocket Sports and Entertainment’s WIll Ogburn. The California native and his band are in the midst the HELL Pop Tour with Shaman’s Harvest, HellYeah, and In This Moment that rolled through Orlando on Thursday night. We talked about his band’s unique story as a […]