Author: Laura De Gaetano

Laura De Gaetano

THE PRETTY RECKLESS – Making History

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The Pretty Reckless was formed in 2009 by Taylor Momsen (lead vocals & rhythm guitar) and Ben Phillips (lead guitar) and have been exploding in the rock n’ roll world. After the release of their 2014 album Going To Hell which spent 29 weeks on the Billboard Rock Charts, The Pretty Reckless have once again… Read more »


Sirius XM’s Hair Nation Festival – Irvine, CA

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For many, the Hair Nation Festival on September 17th at the Irvine Meadows Amphitheater was the perfect final curtain call for a venue nearing its closure. For 35 years, fans have swarmed to watch their favorite bands perform here, and that night left a bittersweet sense of nostalgia and represented the true end of an… Read more »


ALTER BRIDGE – The Writing On The Wall

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As we approach the long awaited release of their fifth studio album The Last Hero on October 7th,  Alter Bridge is already receiving praise for the first single titled Show Me A Leader. It has been three years of mounting anticipation that has been well worth the wait. Myles Kennedy (lead vocals, guitar), Mark Tremonti… Read more »


ALTER BRIDGE – The Last Hero

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Orlando based rock band Alter Bridge is set to release their fifth studio album titled The Last Hero on October 7th  produced by Michael “Elvis” Baskette.  Since their last album Fortress in 2013, lead vocalist Myles Kennedy and lead guitarist Mark Tremonti have been exceedingly busy with Kennedy fronting Guns N’ Roses guitarist Slash’s solo… Read more »


Return Of The Dreads Tour – KORN & ROB ZOMBIE Live!

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With the end of an era approaching, Irvine Meadows Amphitheater (formerly Verizon Wireless) has been holding its most exciting summer concerts to date. This past Sunday, The Return Of The Dreads tour made its way through the knowingly conservative city of Irvine, CA as metal favorites Rob Zombie and Korn played to a packed house… Read more »


JAMES DURBIN – Riot On Sunset

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American Idol alumni and singer/songwriter James Durbin has finally released his long awaited third studio album titled Riot On Sunset on July 15th. When we interviewed Durbin for our May issue, he had described how he was really able to take his time on this record and a few of the songs were written years… Read more »


ANOTHER LOST YEAR – Alien Architect

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North Carolina based “freedom rock” group Another Lost Year has recently released their newest album titled Alien Architect. Formed in 2011, Clinton Cunanan (vocals/guitar), Adam Hall (bass/vocals), Jorge Sotomarino (guitar/vocals) and Nathan Walker (drums/vocals) have created a musical revolution as they tour North America. Alien Architect starts out with a clip from HBO’s Newsroom about… Read more »


THE DEAD DAISIES Are Set To Make Some Noise

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Formed in 2012 in Australia, The Dead Daisies have held a lineup of stellar musicians ranging from Dizzy Reed and Richard Fortus from Guns N’ Roses to Darryl Jones from the Rolling Stones. Current members John Corabi (lead vocals), Marco Mendoza (bass), Brian Tichy (drums), David Lowy (rhythm guitar) and newest member Doug Aldrich (lead guitar)… Read more »


Lacuna Coil & Butcher Babies – At The Roxy – Interview with Andrea Ferro

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Italian Gothic Metal band Lacuna Coil officially kicked off their North American tour in support of their eighth studio album Delirium set to be released on May 27th with their second show this past Sunday night at The Roxy Theatre in West Hollywood, CA and despite the fact it was Mother’s Day, this was a… Read more »


Disciples Of Babylon Leads The Way At The Viper Room

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Thursday night,  April 28th, local band and graduates of Musicians Institute College Of Contemporary Music, The Disciples Of Babylon, turned the well known Hollywood, CA club The Viper Room into their own chapel of rock n’ roll. But, before they took the stage, a few other notable LA bands rocked the house. Sadly, a majority… Read more »


Juan Croucier Headlines The Whisky With Support From Faith & Bullets and Black Valentine

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To many, the Sunset Strip in West Hollywood has lost its luster from the 80’s and while it continues to thrive with live music, the true element that keeps the nostalgia alive is the love of rock n’ roll which will never die. Contrary to what some people think, it never has died and rock n’… Read more »


LACUNA COIL – Cristina Scabbia Opens Up The World Of Delirium

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Lacuna Coil has undoubtedly become the most recognized and successful heavy metal band to come out of Milan, Italy and cross over into the United States. As the world evokes change in the music industry and in band members, Lacuna Coil has withstood every boundary and every experience with pride and with true dedication to… Read more »