Music News

Take a listen to the 2nd track, You Don’t Own Me off Ann Wilson’s upcoming solo album

August 3, 2018

Ann Wilson is gearing up for the release of her new album, Immortal on September 14th via BMG. The album features 10 musically diverse tracks that pay tribute to some of ANN‘s influences and friends who’ve recently passed and whose music poignantly lives on. Ann has just released the second track, You Don’t Own Me which is a powerful and stellar interpretation of Lesley Gore‘s fearless 1963 hit “You Don’t Own Me”–featuring the esteemed Warren Haynes on guitar.  The song is also available as an instant-grat track with album pre-orders, starting today; click here to access. Take a listen to the new song here:   Ann comments about the song to Billboard, “I think that song has come to be way more universal now. It could be the anthem of anyone who wants respect, anyone at all, not just women. I think we’re in a time where we’re having a discourse now as a culture about who people really are and how it’s important to accept people, and so I thought the song really fits. I think it’s really meaningful in today’s world.” More about [Read More]

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VIDEO ALERT: Joe Perry releases new video for “Aye, Aye, Aye”

July 30, 2018

  Joe Perry has just released a new video. This one is for his track, Aye, Aye, Aye which is off his solo album, SWEETZERLAND MANIFESTO.   The video was filmed earlier this year at the legendary Roxy Theatre in Los Angeles, CA. The video and track features guest vocalist Robin Zander along with an all-star band including guitarist Dean DeLeo and bassist Robert DeLeo (Stone Temple Pilots), Buck Johnson(keyboards/vocals/Aerosmith) and David Goodstein (drums) The night also featured guest appearances by Slash, Johnny Depp, Gary Cherone (Extreme/Van Halen) who handled vocals for the bulk of the show, with other guest vocalists Terry Reid, David Johansen, and Chris Robinson. Joe comments about how SWEETZERLAND MANIFESTO came together:   “I had just finished writing my autobiography ‘Rocks’ with David Ritz so we’d been based in LA. My friend and future bandmate Johnny (Depp) offered the use of his studio to record my new solo record. Later that week I went to his studio to talk about the record and the possibly about it being an instrumental CD. Ironically, that night we recorded ‘Eve of Destruction’ with Johnny on drums. Even though it was big hit in the sixties I felt with [Read More]

Aftershock 2018

AFTERSHOCK SPOTLIGHT: Take a listen to the new single from Slash ft. Myles Kennedy and the Conspirators off upcoming album

July 25, 2018

We have some exciting news to share to get you through the work week. Slash ft. Myles Kennedy and the Conspirators have just released the first single off their upcoming new album, Living The Dream. The new album is set to released on September 21st via Snakepit/Roadrunner Records. This is SLASH’s fourth solo album, and third with his band featuring MYLES KENNEDY (Vocals), BRENT FITZ (Drums), TODD KERNS (Bass & Vocals) and FRANK SIDORIS (Guitar & Vocals). About the new single, SLASH describes the creation of “Driving Rain,” “This is a riff I specifically remember playing with the guys for the first time at a venue in New Hampshire on the World on Fire tour. It’s a cool guitar part we ran though, and from that point forward the rest of the song started to come together in my mind while on the road. We put it all together this year and Myles came up with a great melody for it.” MYLES KENNEDY adds, “The riff is very reminiscent of vintage Aerosmith. It’s got a certain funk to it that’s compelling. Lyrically, it’s a story about somebody who works [Read More]

New Music

Take a listen to the new track Eighteen from Pale Waves off upcoming debut album

July 24, 2018

  We have some exciting news to share with you as Pale Waves have announced news of their upcoming full length debut album. They are set to release  My Mind Makes Noises, on September 14th, 2018 on Dirty Hit / Interscope Records. You can check out their new track Eighteen which is off the new album. Check it out below:       My Mind Makes Noises tracklist here: Eighteen There’s A Honey Noises Came In Close Loveless Girl Drive When Did I lose It All She One More Time Television Romance Red Kiss Black Karl   Heading in to the release of My Mind Makes Noises, Pale Waves is set to makes stops at Lollapalooza (where they’ll also hit the stage with Walk The Moon for a Lollapalooza Aftershow at Concord Music Hall), Outside Lands Festival and a pair of arena stops with CHVRCHES throughout August, before returning to North America headlining their biggest American shows to date throughout late October, all of November and the start of December, which include stops at Brooklyn Steel in [Read More]

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SPOTLIGHT BAND: VON GREY are a bright beam of hope and inspiration with their new EP, In Bloom: Acoustic

July 20, 2018

  In today’s music world, it can sometimes be harder and harder to find songs that bring hope and comfort. You only have to know, that they are out there. We  can’t wait to share with you the music of VON GREY which delivers a bright beam of hope, comfort and inspiration. Today they are releasing their compelling new EP  In Bloom: Acoustic. VON GREY is three classically trained sisters, Kathryn 23, Annika 22, and Fiona 20.  Off the new EP is a very special song, Dawn which ‘signifies the resilient and imperious musicians (and women) VON GREY have become, despite their young age’.  This EP has been quite an accomplishment. They put so much into their EP and the full process, working  for the first time ever completely solo, without a creative team. ‘The EP is their first self-produced, self-engineered recording effort. All of the visuals have been created in house. All of the messaging within and surrounding the EP has come directly from them, with no external filter.’     What you are delivered, is a great [Read More]

Interview

NEW RELEASE: Livia Blanc channels her love for retro with release of infectious debut EP Amour Amour

July 20, 2018

Brooklyn-based singer/songwriter Livia Blanc is ready to set the music scene ablaze with the release of her debut EP Amour Amour. Livia brings to life the nostalgic passion and beauty of 1960’s cinema art with her music. It is captivating and infectious.  Get ready for Livia to take you on a retro ride with her new EP. Take a listen below: Take a listen to the new EP here:   We had the chance to chat with Livia and are pleased to bring you a bit of that here:   MJP: All we can say is “WOW!” It is a beautiful EP with these great songs that bring to life the nostalgia of so many strong beautiful women from the 1960’s cinema era.  Where did your love for that era come from? Merci!! I think growing up they were just women I looked up to and admired. Strong, beautiful and revolutionary. I have always had a thing for everything retro. My favorite movies are in black and white and I almost only listen to music [Read More]

New Music

NEW SONG: Greta Van Fleet release bad ass new song, When The Curtain Falls

July 16, 2018

  Hold on tight! Greta Van Fleet are taking you on a Rock n Roll ride. Within the last decade,  we have seen many bands deliver some good blips on the heartline of the rock and roll, but none as huge as the spike that Greta Van Fleet is making.  They are bringing a full on resuscitation to ROCK ‘N ROLL. They have just released their new single, When The Curtain Falls. It is one bad ass track that will have you rockin in no time.  Check out the new track here: You can head over and pick up /stream the new track here: https://gretavanfleet.lnk.to/WTCFTw.   In case you missed it: We recently caught Greta Van Fleet perform at the beautiful intimate outdoor venue of John Anson Ford Amphitheater in Hollywood. The venue is situated in the rugged beauty of an LA County regional park. The setting was superb and as the bands took the stage, the sound was spot on. The crowd grew to capacity as Greta Van Fleet were to take the stage. The [Read More]