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Metallica Takes its WorldWired Tour on the Road with Stops in the U.S. and Canada

Metallica Takes its WorldWired Tour on the...

PHOTO: FACUNDO GEISLER, STORY By JOHN DALY Metallica will hit the road taking its WorldWired Tour around the U.S. and Canada starting May 10th at Baltimore’s...

The 59th Annual GRAMMY Awards Nominations List: Here Are the GRAMMY Nominees for 2017

The 59th Annual GRAMMY Awards Nominations...

List of GRAMMY AWARDS NOMINATIONS 2017 In case you forgot which of your favorite performers, producers and musicians are up for GRAMMY Awards this year,...

Music News and Moments from the Red Carpet at MusiCares The Tom Petty Person of the Year Benefit

Music News and Moments from the Red Carpet...

By DONNA BALANCIA Tom Petty may have been the star of the show, but music news was fast a furious on the red carpet at the MusiCares Person of the Year...

MusiCares Tom Petty Tribute Raises More than $8 Million in Night of Heavenly Music Stars

MusiCares Tom Petty Tribute Raises More than...

Musical Pals of Tom Petty Come Out to Honor Him as MusiCares Person of the Year By DONNA BALANCIA Tom Petty and pals helped raise more than $8 million...

Tom Petty Honored as Person of the Year by MusiCares Foundation and The Recording Academy

Tom Petty Honored as Person of the Year by...

Photos by AMBER and TAKAHIRO KYONO, Edited by JOHN DALY Tom Petty will be honored as the 2017 MusiCares Person of the Year tonight. Petty is a three-time...

Japandroids Drop Third Album, ‘Near To The Wild Heart Of Life,’ Band To Tour and Play Terminal 5

Japandroids Drop Third Album, ‘Near...

By JOHN DALY Japandroids’ third album, Near To The Wild Heart Of Life, is out today. The album features some amazing tracks including “No...

Apple Evangelist Guy Kawasaki and The Art of Innovation: ‘Don’t Let the Bozos Grind You Down’

Apple Evangelist Guy Kawasaki and The Art...

Guy Kawasaki Says Forge Ahead With Good Product By DONNA BALANCIA Guy Kawasaki gave his inspiring “Art of Innovation” presentation before a...

Joe Perry to Receive Les Paul Award at 32nd annual TEC Awards at NAMM Show in Anaheim, Calif.

Joe Perry to Receive Les Paul Award at 32nd...

Photos © SUZANNE ALLISON WITKIN Aerosmith co-founder Joe Perry will receive the Les Paul Award at the 32nd annual  Technical Excellence and Creativity...

Review: Under the Radar, Luxury Mane Has Released The Best Indie Shoegaze Album — Maybe Ever

Review: Under the Radar, Luxury Mane Has...

For Luxury Mane, It’s all About Excellence By DONNA BALANCIA Indie rock band Luxury Mane has released a new album called Lux Runnin Out but it’s...

Goldenvoice Announces Lineup for 2nd Panorama Music Festival July 28-30 on Randall’s Island NYC

Goldenvoice Announces Lineup for 2nd Panorama...

Tame Impala, Frank Ocean and Nine Inch Nails headline the second annual Panorama Music Festival on Randall’s Island Park July 28-July 30. Solange,...

Miley Cyrus Joins The Flaming Lips for ‘We A Famly;’ Flaming Lips To Appear on Tonight Show

Miley Cyrus Joins The Flaming Lips for ‘We...

JOHN DALY Miley Cyrus has joined The Flaming Lips for “We A Famly,” off the new album, Oczy Mlody. It’s an odd friendship, but nonetheless...

Saul Losada Unleashes Explosive New Album, ‘Energy’ To The Delight of Blues Rock Fans

Saul Losada Unleashes Explosive New Album,...

By JOHN DALY Saul Losada puts out positive energy. The amazing instrumental guitarist has released a heartbreaker of a record that any fan of great blues...

Richie Sambora and Orianthi to Open The NAMM Show 2017 in Anaheim Jan. 19

Richie Sambora and Orianthi to Open The NAMM...

Rock Duo play The NAMM Nissan Grand Plaza Stage By DOTTIE PARIS RSO: Richie Sambora and Orianthi will make their NAMM Show debut and kick off the annual...

Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Inducts Journey, Tupac Shakur, Yes and Joan Baez in Diverse Class of 2017

Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Inducts Journey,...

Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Honors Rebels and Trendsetters By DONNA BALANCIA Legendary folk singer Joan Baez, Seattle grunge leaders Pearl Jam and the late...

See Patti Smith Perform Bob Dylan’s ‘A Hard Rain’s A Gonna Fall’ for Nobel Prize Award Gala

See Patti Smith Perform Bob Dylan’s...

By JOHN DALY You know it’s not just you when even Patti Smith has a bad day. Smith had to halt her performance to the Nobel Prize Award Ceremony...

Mike Snyder of Drum! Magazine Publishes List of The 10 Best Recorded Drum Sounds

Mike Snyder of Drum! Magazine Publishes List...

By JOHN DALY Drum! magazine has published its list of The 10 Best Recorded Drum Sounds and the list will not shock music lovers, but there are one or two...

Capturing Dreams Again: Calling All Astronauts Releases New Video Called ‘Life As We Know It’

Capturing Dreams Again: Calling All Astronauts...

By JOHN DALY In honor of the passing of the world’s most famous astronaut, John Glenn, we post this new video by Calling All Astronauts released...

Nick Cave Film ‘One More Time With Feeling’ an Emotional Look at Musician’s Difficult Process

Nick Cave Film ‘One More Time With...

Review By CRAIG HAMMONS One More Time with Feeling is a dark emotional black and white film about the making of Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds new album Skeleton...

Iggy Pop Collaborates with Danger Mouse on a Tune for TWC’s Matthew McConaughey Film, ‘Gold’

Iggy Pop Collaborates with Danger Mouse on...

File Photo by HEATHER HARRIS, Story by DOTTIE PARIS Iggy Pop and Danger Mouse have collaborated on a song for Gold, a Matthew McConaughey film to be released...

Malcolm McLaren’s Son Torches Rare Sex Pistols Record, He’s ‘Disgusted’ With Punk’s Evolution

Malcolm McLaren’s Son Torches Rare...

Sex Pistols heir Joe Corre —  the son of legendary band manager Malcolm McLaren — burnt his original acetate of Anarchy in the UK on Tuesday...

Metallica Promotes ‘Hardwired’ With New Videos, Plays ‘Enter Sandman’ on ‘Tonight’

Metallica Promotes ‘Hardwired’...

Metallica Promotes ‘Hardwired’ With New Videos Metallica has released new videos to promote the legendary band’s new album Hardwired…To...

Teen Vice Has A Lot of Angst and It Shows Through Their New Style of Punk-Surf Sound

Teen Vice Has A Lot of Angst and It Shows...

Driving Beats and Great Vocals Power Teen Vice By BAILEY MULLINS EastCoastRocker.com Teen Vice brought a combination of post-punk and surf rock to their...

Supergroup The Last Shadow Puppets Release Mod Rendition of ‘Les Cactus’ to Promo EP

Supergroup The Last Shadow Puppets Release...

The Last Shadow Puppets have released a new video, “Les Cactus,” to promote The Dream Synopsis EP. English supergroup consists of Alex Turner...

Metallica To Celebrate Eleventh Album, ‘Hardwired … To Self-Destruct’ With Live Stream

Metallica To Celebrate Eleventh Album, ‘Hardwired...

Metallica will celebrate the launch of their eleventh studio album Hardwired…To Self-Destruct with a very special performance that will be live-streamed...

The Human Darts Score a Bullseye With Surf Punk, Zombie Songs on New EP ‘Explicit Thoughts’

The Human Darts Score a Bullseye With Surf...

By JOHN DALY Better strap yourself in for a wild ride — The Human Darts have released a new EP called Explicit Thoughts and it’s amazing. The...

James Vincent McMorrow Serenades Sold-Out Webster Hall With His Soulful Irish Sounds

James Vincent McMorrow Serenades Sold-Out...

New Album for McMorrow is ‘We Move’ Photos and Review By BAILEY MULLINS Irish singer-songwriter James Vincent McMorrow brought his soulful...

Jill Scott, Anthony Hamilton Hit the High Notes at Soul Train Music Festival in Las Vegas

Jill Scott, Anthony Hamilton Hit the High...

Last night, Jill Scott, Tyrese, Anthony Hamilton and Tish Hyman ruled the stage as part of the Soul Train Weekend “Soul Train Music Festival” at Mandalay...

Highly Suspect Introduces New Album, ‘The Boy Who Died Wolf’ To Fans at Rockin’ Irving Plaza Show

Highly Suspect Introduces New Album, ‘The...

REVIEW By BAILEY MULLINS From local Brooklyn bars to the 58th Annual Grammy Awards, Highly Suspect has spent the last seven years rocking out the crowds...

With Neil Young, The Who, The Stones, ‘Oldchella’ Desert Trip Was Event For the Ages, Not the ‘Aged’

With Neil Young, The Who, The Stones, ‘Oldchella’...

By BOB BUSBY “Welcome to the ‘Catch ’em before they Croak Festival!’” Mick Jagger greeted the sun baked throng of 75 thousand gathered...

Darrin James Releases ‘Strange Storm,’ An Important Work That Really Tells It Like It Is

Darrin James Releases ‘Strange Storm,’...

James Makes Up for Journalism’s Apathy With ‘Strange Storm’ By DONNA BALANCIA Detroit singer-songwriter Darrin James has released his...