Ven Scott (Runescarred, ex-Dead Earth Politics) Directorial Debut “DATE FROM HELL” Horror Short Review Request

Austin, Texas heavy metal frontman, Ven Scott (Runescarred, ex-Dead Earth Politics), has completed his directorial debut “DATE FROM HELL”. Running at just under twelve minutes, “Date From Hell” is currently being submitted to festivals across the U.S., Canada and beyond. Filmed over a period of three nights in Llano, Texas the goal was to create a film … Continue reading Ven Scott (Runescarred, ex-Dead Earth Politics) Directorial Debut “DATE FROM HELL” Horror Short Review Request

Garage Days Re-Revisted To Be Re-Released! — Metallica To Release Remastered Version Of Long Out-Of-Print The $5.98 EP – Garage Days Re-Revisited On April 13, 2018

 Garage Days Re-Revisted To Be Re-Released! Metallica To Release Remastered Version Of Long  Out-Of-Print The $5.98 Ep - Garage Days Re-Revisited On April 13, 2018        SAN FRANCISCO, CA - JANUARY 25, 2018 -  The Wait is over...Actually, it's back!  Nearly three decades after going out of print, Metallica will release a remastered version of The $5.98 EP - Garage Days … Continue reading Garage Days Re-Revisted To Be Re-Released! — Metallica To Release Remastered Version Of Long Out-Of-Print The $5.98 EP – Garage Days Re-Revisited On April 13, 2018

Walk The Moon Press Restart Tour 2018

Walk The Moon. You may be reading this and thinking, "oh that's the band that sings 'Shut Up And Dance', right?" Well, yes, but they are so much more than that. Continue reading to hear all about how they brought the house down at Stage AE on Tuesday night and provided some temporary relief from the cold … Continue reading Walk The Moon Press Restart Tour 2018

The Black Dahlia Murder premieres new single, “Matriarch”, In Pittsburgh Oct 5 @Diesel

  The Black Dahlia Murder premieres new single, "Matriarch", via Alternative Press New album, 'Nightbringers', becomes best-selling direct-to-consumer pre-order in Metal Blade Records' history! On October 6th, The Black Dahlia Murder will release their eighth full-length, Nightbringers, via Metal Blade Records - which has already become the best-selling direct-to-consumer pre-order in the label's storied history! For a preview … Continue reading The Black Dahlia Murder premieres new single, “Matriarch”, In Pittsburgh Oct 5 @Diesel

NIGHT DEMON – New 7″ vinyl single (Limited) and digital single “Black Widow” out July 14, 2017

California Metal outfit NIGHT DEMON are pleased to unveil a special treat for their European fans: a limited 7" vinyl single for the song "Black Widow" taken from the band's new highly acclaimed record Darkness Remains.  Jarvis Leatherby says: "We are pleased to announce the release of the first vinyl single from our latest release Darkness Remains!  Our cover of Black Sabbath's … Continue reading NIGHT DEMON – New 7″ vinyl single (Limited) and digital single “Black Widow” out July 14, 2017

IRON MAIDEN AND GHOST TRUMP DC AT JIFFY LUBE LIVE 6.3.17

Hard to believe that, for whatever reason, this writer has never seen Iron Maiden live.  Iron Maiden has not been back to Pittsburgh since 2010 and since I have been going to shows in 1984 at the ripe age of 14, be it money or horrible timing I have not been so privileged.  So, when … Continue reading IRON MAIDEN AND GHOST TRUMP DC AT JIFFY LUBE LIVE 6.3.17

Big Bliss – NYC post punk – at Spirit 3/29

Big Bliss is an updated take on new wave, gothic, punk, and pop popularized decades ago by the likes of The Cure & Joy Division.  In fact, their debut EP Keep Near, was described by Noisey as "…a glistening, energetic continuation of what Robert Smith so eloquently popularized in the late 1970s.  It is modern … Continue reading Big Bliss – NYC post punk – at Spirit 3/29

Kurt Baker Combo in Pittsburgh on March 27

A master of hooks and melody, Kurt Baker’s music embodies a feel-good spirit wrapped in a punk rock sheen inspired by music of decades past. In support of its most recent release, In Orbit (via Steven Van Zandt's  Wicked Cool Records), Spain-based Kurt Baker Combo is coming to the U.S.   After releasing several records with The Leftovers, the Maine native struck out solo and released three full-length … Continue reading Kurt Baker Combo in Pittsburgh on March 27

Extreme metal giants ARCH ENEMY have released a new live video for the song “War Eternal”

The video was filmed at Wacken 2016 and is featured on the band's upcoming live DVD/Blu-ray As The Stages Burn!, which comes out March 31st, and will be available as a Ltd. Deluxe CD+DVD+Blu-ray Box Set (EU), Ltd Edition CD+DVD Digipak, Gatefold 2LP+DVD, and as digital album. Pre-Order the CD/DVD and the LP now at … Continue reading Extreme metal giants ARCH ENEMY have released a new live video for the song “War Eternal”

NELSON and Wendy and Carnie Wilson perform on ‘THE TALK’

NELSON   WITH WENDY AND CARNIE WILSON APPEAR ON THE TALK FOR HOLIDAY SINGLE, "THIS CHRISTMAS" CBS airing on Wednesday, Dec. 14 at 2:00pm ET/1:00pm PT   "This Christmas" music video in rotation on MTV Live and MTV Classic New Album, "This Christmas Too" in Stores Now. Photo credit: Brian Lowe LOS ANGELES, December 13, 2016 "This … Continue reading NELSON and Wendy and Carnie Wilson perform on ‘THE TALK’

Pittsburgh New Music Ensemble Continues to Innovate With a Kickstarter Campaign

Help the Pittsburgh New Music Ensemble create and perform a new work by composer Ted Hearne.  Check out their campaign here: http://www.kickstarter.com/projects/1627004136/pnme-and-ted-hearne-a-new-commission For over 35 years, The Pittsburgh New Music Ensemble (www.pnme.org) has performed innovative and compelling new music for an ever growing audience in Pittsburgh. Under the direction of artistic director Kevin Noe, PNME produces … Continue reading Pittsburgh New Music Ensemble Continues to Innovate With a Kickstarter Campaign

Dave Grohl’s Sound City Film Sure to Be Real to Real

I am so pumped for Dave Grohl's new documentary about legendary studio Sound City in Van Nuys, CA to be released Feb. 1. The amount of people appearing in the doc is pretty sick (http://buy.soundcitymovie.com/cast) and will have any music buff salivating. Grohl actually purchased the custom Neve 8028 Console from Studio A, in order … Continue reading Dave Grohl’s Sound City Film Sure to Be Real to Real

Simenona Martinez: Scholar, Writer, Recording Artist, and Entrepreneur

Simenona Martinez is an American actress, from Los Angeles, California. This thespian is an academic scholar, writer, recording artist, and entrepreneur. At the age of 16, Simenona wrote, directed, produced, and edited her first film entitled "Black and White." This documentary project was honored at several well-known film festivals around the U.S., including the Los … Continue reading Simenona Martinez: Scholar, Writer, Recording Artist, and Entrepreneur

Emmanuel Hudson Cast In New Ice Cube/Kevin Hart Film “Ride Along”

Emmanuel Hudson, entertainer and one half of The Hudson Brothers, has been cast alongside silver screen legends Ice Cube and Kevin Hart. The film is called Ride Along, and Emmanuel will be playing a supermarket clerk who runs into Kevin Hart. The film is about a tough cop's[Ice Cube] soon to be brother-in-law[Hart] goes on … Continue reading Emmanuel Hudson Cast In New Ice Cube/Kevin Hart Film “Ride Along”

The FABulous Rudies 2012 Visual Media Nominee For Best Song @ The HMMA

The FAB Rudies are a band like no other, branded as a local institution on the West Coast. The Rudies have held slots on The Vans Warped Tour, and received some amazing press from outlets such as Rolling Stone to Music Connection. But all of this almost didn't happen, when in 2008, the band broke … Continue reading The FABulous Rudies 2012 Visual Media Nominee For Best Song @ The HMMA

Behind The Suit and Tie: A Documentary On Who Rules The Metal Recording Industry

Thanks to our friend Robert Bolger for turning us on to this: Long-in-the-making Behind The Suit And Tie, A documentary that takes you into the hearts and souls of the real people who rule today's heavy metal recording industry appears to finally be on the brink of release. This six minute extended trailer features segments … Continue reading Behind The Suit and Tie: A Documentary On Who Rules The Metal Recording Industry