07Mar/11

Shinedown Working on Next Album

Shinedown lead guitarist Zach Myers is used to playing arenas packed with 10,000-plus screaming rock fans. But for the month of March, Myers is turning down the volume and embarking on a solo, acoustic tour with fellow singer-songwriter and longtime buddy Chris Allen (Ingram Hill). (more…)

04Mar/11

In This Moment To Headline Revolver Magazine’s ‘Hottest Chicks in Hard Rock: Hell Hath No Fury’ Tour

IN THIS MOMENT have electrified the rock world with their opus ‘A Star-Crossed Wasteland’. From climbing into radio’s coveted Top 40 with the single “The Promise” or touring relentlessly alongside KoRn, Disturbed and Sevendust as part of the Music As A Weapon tour, the band has already kicked off 2011 with a bang. Now they are excited to reveal plans for their first headlining tour of 2011. REVOLVER Magazine presents ‘Hottest Chicks In Hard Rock: Hell Hath No Fury’ tour sponsored by Keep A Breast Foundation featuring IN THIS MOMENT with support coming from Straight Line Stitch, System Divide and Sister Sin. (more…)

02Mar/11

Jim Murphy named new OM at Maverick Santa Rosa

Jim Murphy joins the Maverick Media cluster in Santa Rosa as the Operations Manager. The cluster includes Active Rocker KXFX and sister stations KFGY/Country, KMHX/Hot AC, KRVR/Classic Rock and KSRO/News Talk. Before sipping the fine wine in the Sonoma Valley Jim was at WSLQ/AC and WFIR in Roanoke and has had stints at KEZR/Hot AC and KBAY/AC in San Jose, Rocker WQFM in Milwaukee, WHDH/AC in Boston, Rock station WHJY, WHJJ/News Talk and WHIM/Country in Providence.

02Mar/11

System of a Down North American Tour

System of a Down have announced that they will play their first shows in North America in five years. So far, the band have revealed a seven-date trek that begins May 10 in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. Gogol Bordello will open each show.

Last fall, SOAD said they would be reuniting for 2011 shows – their first since going on hiatus in 2006. The band already have a bunch of European festival appearances scheduled for this summer. There’s no word on if the band have plans to record a new album anytime soon. (more…)

01Mar/11

Mötley Crüe TO HEADLINE SUMMER TOUR WITH SUPPORT FROM POISON AND SPECIAL GUESTS NEW YORK DOLLS

SUMMER’S BIGGEST ROCK TOUR KICKS OFF JUNE 7TH IN DALLAS;
TICKETS ON SALE STARTING MARCH 11TH

Los Angeles, CA (March 1, 2011) – Mötley Crüe, one of the world’s most iconic rock bands, have announced initial details today for their summer headlining tour with support from Poison and special guests New York Dolls (not to be confused with Poison’s solo tour, “Glam-A-Geddon 25”). The official announcement by Nikki Sixx, Tommy Lee and New York Dolls’ David Johansen was made on the syndicated radio show, Sixx Sense with Nikki Sixx Tuesday March 1st at 7:00pm local time. (more…)