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Tame Impala releases reimagined version of ‘The Slow Rush’ amid global pandemic

Tame Impala releases reimagined version of ‘The Slow Rush’ amid global pandemic

April 6, 2020

Tame Impala, the Australian-based psychedelic rock project founded by Kevin Parker, recently took to youtube to release The Slow Rush In An Imaginary Place,...

Impact of COVID-19 on cannabis industry: Even CDC recommends stocking up on marijuana

Impact of COVID-19 on cannabis industry: Even CDC recommends stocking up on marijuana

April 2, 2020

It was only just a few months ago that Illinoisans lined up by the hundreds, battling the cold weather to purchase cannabis legally for the first time...

Ranking the greatest matches in Wrestlemania history

Ranking the greatest matches in Wrestlemania history

March 30, 2020

From Hulk Hogan’s groundshaking body slam to Seth Rollins’ infamous Money in the Bank cash-in, iconic moments and legendary contests helped morph Wrestlemania...

It’s time to postpone Wrestlemania

It’s time to postpone Wrestlemania

March 28, 2020

When Drew McIntyre deposited Roman Reigns over the top rope to win the 2020 Royal Rumble, it was a crowning achievement for the once-embattled superstar....

Part II: Ten (more) bands from the 2000s still producing great music

Part II: Ten (more) bands from the 2000s still producing great music

February 10, 2020

With mainstream rock radio expanding its parameters in an attempt to recruit fans of neighboring genres, many of the artists who helped solidify rock’s...

INTERVIEW: The Red Jumpsuit Apparatus discusses new EP, upcoming tour

INTERVIEW: The Red Jumpsuit Apparatus discusses new EP, upcoming tour

February 9, 2020

On Jan. 31, Florida punk rockers The Red Jumpsuit Apparatus (TRJA) released “A Long Time Ago In a Galaxy called LA,” the first single off their upcoming...

LeBron vs. Jordan: Settling the debate

LeBron vs. Jordan: Settling the debate

February 2, 2020

From the moment he was drafted first overall in the 2003 NBA Draft, it was apparent that LeBron James was a special talent. Anointed “King James," James...

Like Machines release new EP, brand new single

Like Machines release new EP, brand new single

January 31, 2020

At the stroke of midnight on Jan. 31, Atlanta hard rockers Like Machines made good on their ominous promise, releasing, Hear Freedom Ring, their first...

Five bands from the 2000s still producing great music

Five bands from the 2000s still producing great music

January 31, 2020

With mainstream rock radio expanding its parameters in an attempt to recruit fans of neighboring genres, many of the artists who helped solidify rock's...

My Chemical Romance announce U.S. tour, Riot Fest date

My Chemical Romance announce U.S. tour, Riot Fest date

January 29, 2020

My Chemical Romance announced their first U.S. tour in nine years, including a stop at Riot Fest in Chicago, Ill. The band teased a major announcement...

INTERVIEW: Mark Tremonti talks Walk the Sky, history of Alter Bridge

INTERVIEW: Mark Tremonti talks Walk the Sky, history of Alter Bridge

January 29, 2020

On Feb. 14, Alter Bridge--the Florida hard rock phoenix born from the remnants of Creed--visit the Apollo Theater AC in Belvidere, Ill., during the second...

INTERVIEW: Joyous Wolf talks debut EP, brotherhood in music

INTERVIEW: Joyous Wolf talks debut EP, brotherhood in music

January 29, 2020

Over the past decade, novelty in rock has stagnated. While yesteryear’s superstars continue to sell out stadium tours, today’s most promising acts...

Like Machines talks social commentary, state of rock music

Like Machines talks social commentary, state of rock music

January 29, 2020

Like Machines use their bold, imposing brand of hard rock to investigate society's most persistent issues. Comprised of vocalist Andrew Evans, bassist...

September Mourning talks new EP, bringing fantasy to life

September Mourning talks new EP, bringing fantasy to life

January 29, 2020

Transmedia project September Mourning uses their unique brand of heavy metal to fuse the inventiveness of comic books with the calamity of gothic metal....

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