Author: David Castagno

Bass Player Live! Fonda Theatre on 11-09-13

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Bass Player Live! Fonda Theatre on 11-09-13 Click Here To Read The Review For More Info Visit: http://www.bassplayer.com/bplive


Carmine Appice’s New Label, Rocker Records, Is Set To Launch

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Revered by legions of high-profile musicians, including Led Zeppelin’s John Bonham, as one of the most innovative and powerful drummers that rock and roll has ever seen, the legendary Carmine Appice needs no introduction. Now, the man whose soulful pounding powered the uniquely heavy psychedelia of Vanilla Fudge’s mesmerizing late-1960s remake of “You Keep Me… Read more »


Moogfest 2014 Announces Daytime Presenters

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Moogfest is a five-day festival dedicated to the synthesis of technology, art and music. Since its inception in 2004, Moogfest has been a magnet for artists, engineers, and enthusiasts of Bob Moog. With an experimental lineup of daytime conference programming featuring cultural, artistic and technological luminaries and punctuated by a diverse line up of landmark… Read more »


WALKING PAPERS – The Roxy, Hollywood, CA 10-17-13

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It’s a Thursday night in West Hollywood and rock n’ roll is alive and well.  The Strip is buzzing with an electrical charge that has not been felt for quite some time.  A few miles east of the famed Roxy, photographer Lisa Johnson has just completed the West Coast launch of her new book 108… Read more »


An Evening with 108 Rock Star Guitars

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Mr. Musichead Gallery on Sunset Boulevard played host to the West Coast book launch event for 108 Rock Stars Guitars, by famed photographer Lisa S. Johnson.  108 Rock Star Guitars is a project 17 years in the making and is the ultimate coffee table book, for not only musicians and music fans, but for anyone… Read more »


Great White Featuring Jack Russell at The Whisky

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The Hatfields and McCoys, Red Sox and Yankees, Great White and Great White…you can now add Great White to the list of famous American feuds.  Since the split of Jack Russell and Great White in 2011, the two entities have been embroiled in a legal battle over the band name, and on July 16, 2013 a… Read more »


One Night with JANIS JOPLIN

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Do you believe in reincarnation?  I don’t.  Well, I didn’t until Saturday night when I saw what could only be explained as Janis Joplin reincarnated.  The Pasadena Playhouse is currently hosting One Night with Janice Joplin, a two-hour stage production of music, storytelling and visuals that hold your attention throughout the entire performance.  The crowd… Read more »


LORRAINE LEWIS – NAMM 2013 Interview [Video]

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Interview with Lorraine Lewis of Femme Fatale at the 2013 NAMM show.  Lewis talks about Ex Wives of Rock, Monsters of Rock Cruise and Femme Fatale. For more information about Lorraine Lewis visit: http://www.lorrainecafe.com/ http://www.facebook.com/pages/Lorraine-Lewis/183120251708987 https://twitter.com/Femmefatale69


DAVID ELLEFSON – NAMM 2013 Interview [Video]

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Interview with David Ellefson of Megadeth at 2013 NAMM show.  Ellefson talks about a new Megadeth Album, upcoming autobiography, and his photo book Unsung. For more information about David Ellefson visit: http://www.davidellefson.com/ http://www.youtube.com/user/davidellefson https://twitter.com/ellefsondavid


RICHIE ONORI – NAMM 2013 Interview [Video]

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Interview with Richie Onori at NAMM 2013.  Onori talks about his Solo Album, Onori Guitar Straps and Albion Amps. For more information about Richie Onori visit: http://richieonori.com/ http://www.facebook.com/richieonorimusic https://twitter.com/RichieOnori


SEAN MCNABB – NAMM 2013 Interview [Video]

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Interview with Sean McNabb of Dokken and Burning Rain.  McNabb talk’s about Quiet Riot, Dokken and Burning Rain during NAMM 2013. For more information about Sean McNabb visit http://www.facebook.com/sean.mcnabb.9 https://twitter.com/SeanMcNabbLA


MITCH PERRY – NAMM 2013 Interview [Video]

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Interview with Mitch Perry, guitarist for Lita Ford.  Perry talks about touring with Lita Ford, Poison and Def Leppard last summer, tour life and what he’s currently doing. For more information about Mitch Perry visit: http://www.officialmitchperry.com/


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