Tagged: Rock

Lemmy Kilmister of Motorhead Remembered. R.I.P.

Last week, Lemmy Kilmister of Motörhead died after a two month aggressive cancer diagnosis.   Lemmy and his band were a major influence on many current metal bands including Metallica and Slash of Guns n Roses. Lars Ulrich of Metallica spoke at length with Rolling Stone magazine about Lemmy’s lifelong influence on him and his band,  The full article can be...

AC-DC Announces US Leg of Rock or Bust Tour

Rock veterans AC/DC have just announced a new U.S. leg as part of their “Rock or Bust” tour.  The new 20 date leg has them kick off on Feb. 2 in Tacoma, WA and wrapping up April 4 at Madison Square Garden in New York City.  They’ll “Shook You All Night Long” at other stops like the United Center in...

Hollywood Undead Announce Day of the Dead Tour

Good news, rock fans!  One of the greatest artists in the rap-rock genre, Hollywood Undead, just announced a monstrous new North American tour.  The tour is in support of their newest album, “Day of the Dead.”  The tour kicks off Sept. 8 in Dallas, TX and wraps up Oct. 22 in Salt Lake City, UT.  Other major stops along the...

Band to Watch: The 1975

If you are not already in the know, The 1975 is a band you should take note of.  They are indie rockers from England and they will heading out of tour this fall and winter.  The tour will actually kick off in the UK in November, but will head across the pond on Dec. 3 for a show in Boston,...

Robert Plant to Tour North America This Summer

One of the original members of Led Zepplin is still hitting the road hard.  Once again, the veteran rocker, Robert Plant and his band the Sensation Space Shifters, plan to head out on tour later this summer.  This tour will be in support of their LP, “Lullaby and …The Ceaseless Roar” which was released last year.  The tour will kick...

Garbage Announces 20th Anniversary Tour

In the spirit of kick-ass red-headed chicks announcing awesome new tours, here is another!  Shirley Manson and her band, Garbage, just announced a 20th anniversary tour in commemoration of their debut album.  This new tour is dubbed the “20 Years Queer Tour” and will kick off Oct. 6 in San Diego, CA and will wrap up Oct. 29 in Washington,...

Florence and the Machine Announce New Fall Tour

Awesome!  One of my most fav current rock bands just announced a new fall tour!  Florence + The Machine just announced a huge new world tour.   This tour will be in support of their newest album, “How Big How Blue How Beautiful.”  The North American leg of the tour will kick off June 9 in Baltimore, MD and will wrap...

Bastille and Passion Pit to Headline the Evolution Tour

It has just been announced that Bastille and Passion Pit will co-headline the Mercedes-Benz Evolution Tour.  The tour kicks off June 23 in NYC and will wrap up Oct. 22 in Austin, TX.  Other stops along the way include Chicago, Los Angeles and Atlanta.  The tour will have the bands performing in some pretty top notch venues like Navy Pier...

Of Monsters and Men Announce North American Tour

Of Monsters and Men is a super hot band whose popularity is skyrocketing.   The band just confirmed their dates for their highly anticipated North American tour.  The tour is in support of their newest album, “Beneath The Skin” which is set to be released on June 9.  The tour will kick off Aug. 5 in Calgary, AB and will wrap...

Alabama Shakes Adds New Dates to Summer Tour

One of the coolest chicks in rock and her her band just announced new dates for an already long summer tour!  Alabama Shakes is looking to make a mark on this summer, and there are many fans eager to go see them.  This is a band you should definitely check out, they are one of the very few, truly authentic...