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The Bataclan memorial charity will benefit from a punk rock evening

THE Nick Alexander Music Trust, a musical charity created following the Bataclan terrorist attack in Paris, is holding its tour at The Joiners on March 16. The trust has teamed up with Xtra Mile Recordings, home to charity patron Frank Turner, to bring music lovers four brilliant new bands for …

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Punk rock band Sweeping Promises will perform at the Bishop on Thursday

Sweeping Promises, a punk rock band, will perform at Bishop Bar at 9:30 p.m. Thursday. Adults 18 and older can participate. Tickets are $12 and can be purchased on the venue’s website. The duo, Lira Mondal and Caufield Schnug, started making music in Arkansas. When they moved to Boston, they …

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Best punk rock singles | The Clash, The Libertines

The seven-inch 45 rpm single was the perfect punk–rock average, in that anything related to such an unusual musical genre and culture as punk can be designed. This is because he was originally rock n rollis the perfect medium, and the original purpose of punk was to strip down rock …

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Four classic rock bands will take the stage at United Wireless Arena – Dodge City Daily Globe

Vincent Marshall Dodge City Globe Do you live to rock? Well, there’s a tour for that in Dodge City as the Live to Rock tour of classic rock bands Skid Row, Quiet Riot, Warrant and Winger hits the United Wireless Arena in Dodge City on Saturday, May 7, featuring the …

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The punk-rock career of star Shane West’s ‘A Walk to Remember’

What happened to Shane West? Ryan Gosling, Channing Tatum, Liam Hemsworth and Zac Efron have all won hearts in the film adaptations of Nicholas Sparks’ best-selling novels. But before these dreamy leading men could set out to wow viewers, actor Shane West helped lay the groundwork for the Sparks film …

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10 obscure but brilliant Japanese psych rock bands – including the original Ghost

As krautrock took hold of the traditionally-bound German music scene in the late 1960s and early 1990s, a similar psychedelic revolution was taking place in Japan – diverse but complementary, utopian in spirit, but finding this sense of wonder in legendary pastoral pasts as well as legendary futures. This urge …

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Robert Plant says old rock bands look “decrepit”

Led Zeppelin will always be one of the greatest rock’n’roll groups in musical history, even if his own Robert Plant sometimes doesn’t care. Plant has always criticized Zeppelin. There are songs he really likes, like “Kashmir”. But there are also songs he absolutely despises, including one of Zeppelin’s greatest hits, …

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American punk pioneers – Chicago Reader

Pinball Sex bomb babe (Infinite Zero / American) Effigies Remains invisible (Touch and go) It’s a bit ironic that punk rock is now as American as apple pie and produces millions of sellers like Green Day and Offspring, given that it started out as a boring but negligible force on …

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Rams takes the stage to present rock bands

The August program at Rams Head On Stage features rock ‘n’ roll band Hollis Brown and dance-rock ensemble Elektric Voodoo. Hollis BrownFriday August 27 at 7:30 p.m. Hollis Brown is an American rock’n’roll group. Named after a song by Bob Dylan (“The Ballad of Hollis Brown”), the group was formed …

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The Rams take the stage to introduce rock bands

Rams Head On Stage’s August schedule features rock ‘n’ roll band Hollis Brown and dance-rock ensemble Elektric Voodoo. Hollis BrownFriday 27 August, at 7.30 p.m. Hollis Brown is an American rock’n’roll band. Named after a song by Bob Dylan (“The Ballad of Hollis Brown”), the band was formed by Queens, …

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6 rock groups fighting global poverty

TACOMA, Washington – Many celebrities are well known for their contributions to charities that work to end global poverty. Due to their large number of subscribers and access to resources, it is often easier for celebrities to mobilize others and raise money for a good cause. Rock bands are a …

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The most avant-garde American rock groups

4 July 2021, 07:00 American independent artists who define the generation: The White Stripes, REM, Yeah Yeah Yeahs and The Strokes. Photo: Gie Knaeps / Chris Carroll / Corbis / KMazur / WireImage / Dan Tuffs / Getty Images It’s Independence Day, so let’s celebrate the best of American music! …

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Punk rock priests offer their “parallel love” in music and the sacraments

The evangelical indie rock scene of the ’90s can be hard to explain. A rebellious and unbalanced underground movement that emerged from the basements of mega-churches and religious colleges? A generation of musicians who severed ties with conservative Christianity but maintained a fan base built up through youth groups and …

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New rock groups | Rock groups that bring the genre to life

[Photos via: POORSTACY/YouTube, Young Culture/YouTube, Coach Party/Spotify, Like Machines/Spotify] It seems that every few years there is a debate, often caused by TO KISS singer Gene Simmons, whether or not rock the music is dead. Simmons in particular singled out many factors that he said “killed” rock music, such as …

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8 new independent rock groups for 2021

Image Credit: Tim Toomey Keep an eye out for these new artists who will be refreshing the indie rock scene in 2021. Right now, it feels like guitar bands are emerging onto the main music scene from a long hibernation since the indie glory days of the mid-2000s. Here are …

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The day five hard-rock groups released heartbreaking albums

For Alice in Chains, their first album facelift represented an introduction to rock fans around the world. The group cut their teeth in Seattle, hosting house parties and local clubs as part of the burgeoning grunge movement. The band’s distinct sound caught the attention of Columbia Records, who quickly signed …

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Top 10 rock bands from the 2000s that everyone has listened to

The 2000s were an interesting time for people old enough to enjoy it. The films had a certain quality that you don’t see today, and music was the talk of the town. In the 2000s, rock groups were much more popular than they are today. RELATED: 10 Unforgettable 2000s Celebrity …

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Metal Supergroup BPMD Cover ‘We’re An American Band’

Metal supergroup BPMD shared their cover of the Grand Funk Railroad classic “We’re An American Band”. The track is from their upcoming feature debut. The band includes Bobby Blitz (Overkill) on vocals, drummer Mike Portnoy (The Winery Dogs, Sons of Apollo), bassist Mark Menghi (Metal Allegiance) and guitarist Phil Demmel …

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8 gothic rock bands that made a big impact in the 80s

Recently we published the article “10 Bands That Helped Shape The Gothic Rock Movement” which you can read here. Now, we’re going to start digging a little deeper and take a look at other bands that started, continued, and helped evolve goth rock in the 1980s. The Lords of the …

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Top 10 Modern Surf Rock Bands | Best Surf Music Bands

[Photos by: *repeat repeat/Jonathan Kingsbur, The Frights/Spotify, SadGirl/Spotify, La Luz/Spotify] The best surf rock bands of the moment Soon after the invention of rock ‘n’ roll, artists began to create their own styles of rock, including high reverb surf rock, made most popular by Dick Dale and later the Beach …

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Rock bands Everclear and Fastball added to American Music Theater schedule | Life & Culture

The American Music Theater announced an addition to its 2019 schedule on Thursday morning. Everclear and Fastball, two rock bands formed in the 90s, will perform at the American Music Theater on Friday, June 21 at 8 p.m. Tickets are $49 and go on sale to the public Saturday, March …

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10 modern hard rock bands better than Greta Van Fleet

Most people who read this website probably already hate it Greta Van Fleet. They have been the laughing stock of music fans looking beyond the Top 40 since their breakthrough in 2017, even more since releasing their 2018 debut album (which has now been notoriously ransacked by Pitchfork), and more. …

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The 20 Greatest British Rock Bands of All Time | London Evening Standard

F From hard rock to punk, new wave, indie and britpop, British bands have defined entire genres and influenced millions of rock fans over the years. The UK music scene has produced some of the world’s most iconic bands and artists, whose work remains equally popular and revered to this …

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Twelve Great American Progressive Rock Bands

NEAL MORSE BAND – SO FAR GONE From the Neal Morse Band’s second album, 2018’s acclaimed The Similarity Of A Dream, comes this strident rocker, chock-full of Morse’s melodic flourishes and some serious chops from bandmates Mike Portnoy, Randy George, Bill Hubauer and Eric Gillette. The album was a dual …

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Korean rock bands are shaking up the status quo

While the country is best known for its clean, meticulous pop, these bands are leading a renaissance of rawer music. guitar music South Korea’s meticulous and sophisticated pop music is its greatest cultural export, having found its way not only to international music charts, but also to Olympic sporting events, …

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The best indie rock bands of all time | London Evening Standard

O When it comes to rock music, the nickname “indie” is confusing. Originally used to refer to bands that operated with a do-it-yourself philosophy, outside the mainstream and away from the gaze of major labels, it has come to refer to a certain sound – loosely defined by catchy lead …

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They are “an American group” | Indianakokomo

KOKOMO – As you may already know, Grand Funk Railroad is an American group. And at 8:30 p.m. Saturday, they’re coming to our town to help us party as they headline the last night of the Haynes-Apperson Festival in Foster Park. “We can’t wait to get there this way,” Don …

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Vital American Punk from Sleeping Beauty – Music

THE BEAUTIFUL AT SLEEP Not shown: diarrhea, hot pockets, vomit. Chuchi Elam “IT BEGINNED as a way not to die, ”says Hart Gledhill of Portland’s Sleeping Beauties. “It started out as a way to kill time with diarrhea, hot pockets and not to throw up. Although poetic in its disgusting …

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