HISTORIC DAY IN HARD ROCK/HEAVY METAL: VAN HALEN/JUDAS PRIEST VAN HALEN I and JUDAS PRIEST’S STAINED CLASS were both released 35 years ago today. WOW! I was only 12 years old at the […]
DAVID COVERDALE HONORS DEEP PURPLE’S JON LORD In the four-minute clip below, WHITESNAKE/ex-DEEP PURPLE vocalist David Coverdale remembers first meeting late DEEP PURPLE keyboardist Jon Lord whom he describes as “a sweet, sweet man. He knew how to […]
IRON BUTTERFLY’S LEE DORMAN DIES Iron Butterfly‘s Lee Dorman was found dead at his home today (Dec. 21). The bassist, who also performed in the progressive rock group Captain Beyond, […]
HEAR METALLICA’S COVER OF “WHEN A BLIND MAN CRIES,” FROM RE-MACHINED – A TRIBUTE TO DEEP PURPLE’S MACHINE HEAD.
Eagle Records has announced the release of “Re-Machined – A Tribute To Deep Purple’s Machine Head” album on September 25. This year marks the 40th anniversary of the release of […]
While Van Halen is currently on the road promoting ‘A Different Kind of Truth,’ their long-awaited reunion album with David Lee Roth, the band’s namesake and chief riffologist Eddie Van […]