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ICYMI AUDIO: Soul Circus Cowboys Unplugged in Studio

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ICYMI AUDIO: Soul Circus Cowboys Unplugged in Studio

Corey Taylor Unmasked at the Capital Theatre

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Corey Taylor wears many masks and also many hats. He fronts the bands Slipknot and Stone Sour, he has authored multiple books, acts and Sunday night he stripped it down with an intimate acoustic performance in Clearwater, Fl. Taylor came out on stage to a packed house at the Capital Theatre to the opening notes […]

Audio: Interview with David Ellefson

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David Ellefson talks with Rick and Travis about rock and roll, hockey, coffee, Megadeth and more!    

The “Spirit” Of Ghost Fills The College Street Music Hall

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On the second leg of their “Black To The Future,” Grammy Award winners Ghost stopped in New Haven, CT on Saturday, April 16th. After winning the Grammy for “Best Metal Performance” for their song “Cirice” off of their latest album Meliora, Ghost went right back on the road. Once they finished dates in South America, […]

You OTT to be Listening Volume 6

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Follow me on twitter at @Otts_thoughts 20 Watt Tombstone “Goddamn” – @20watttombstone Ignite “This is War” – @ignite2 Prong “Ultimate Authority” – @prongmusic Kaleo “No Good” – @officialKaleo Jesika Von Rabbit “Glamorous Misery” – @JesikaVonRabbit Maid Of Ace “Stay Away” – @MaidofAce Stone Driver “Icarus Cycle” – @stonedriverband Ruben Cheney “Defeat the Gravity” – @Ruben7Seven […]

The Pearl Jam Experience at the Amalie Oil Can

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There are many bands that have changed the musical landscape and Monday night in Tampa, one of them would play the Amalie Arena. Pearl Jam packed the “Oil Can” like I’ve never seen before. Over 28,000 people were in attendance which ranged from kids to adults to groupies and Pearl Jam virgins.  I was one […]

Disturbed Sells Out the Rapids Theatre

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Not many bands are able to pull of what Disturbed did last year. After being on a hiatus since 2011, Disturbed secretly got back together in the studio last year and recorded Immortalized. The album was announced on June 23rd along with a music video for their first single “The Vengeful One” on the same […]

Rock Music’s Place In Superhero Cinema

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  There’s a moment in Zack Snyder’s new superhero epic Batman v. Superman: Dawn Of Justice when Superman, Wonder Woman, and Batman have finally assembled to face off against the villain Doomsday. For a few seconds the camera simply shows them lined up for battle as some heavy guitar gets going in the background. It’s […]

ROCKSTAR ENERGY DRINK TASTE OF CHAOS FESTIVAL

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  RETURNS TO SAN MANUEL AMPHITHEATER FESTIVAL GROUNDS IN SAN BERNARDINO, CA SATURDAY, JULY 16 FEATURING DASHBOARD CONFESSIONAL, TAKING BACK SUNDAY, QUICKSAND, THE GET UP KIDS, THE STARTING LINE, SAOSIN, SENSES FAIL, THE EARLY NOVEMBER & MORE TICKETS & VIP PACKAGES ON SALE FRIDAY, APRIL 1 AT 10:00 AM PT LIMITED NUMBER OF $25 EARLY […]

You Ott to be Listening: Volume 5

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And AWAYYYYYYY we GO!!! 10 songs that will brighten your day, put a bounce in your step and make you want to nod your head! Don’t forget the rules… SUPPORT THE DAMN BANDS!!! The Lonesome Billies- “They broke my Guitar” @Lonesomebillies Kelela- “Rewind” @KelelaM Royal Thunder- “Time Machine” @RoyalThunderAlt Love Buzzard – “Wild” @Love_Buzzard Hollywood […]