Dave Grohl

Dave Grohl Surprised Pike Place with Brandi Carlile

Were you walking around Pike Place Market this weekend in Seattle? Well you should have been. Seattle legends Dave Grohl and Brandi Carlile showed up and surprised everyone with a surprise set. Yes, you heard that right, they brought guitars and did a guerilla style show for everyone walking around...
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Mark Hoppus

Nobody Likes You When You're . . . 47? Happy Birthday Mark Hoppus!

Okay, writing the headline for this blog kind of hurt more than it should have. But you read it correctly. Mark Hoppus of Blink 182 is 47 today. Remember when he was the annoying 20 something year old, that wrote all those snotty punk rock songs and blew up the radio? Well now he still not only...
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Warped Tour's 25th Anniversary Shows Announce Line Ups!

Warped Tour turns 25 this year. Okay I know what you are saying "But Danny, didn't Warped Tour end last year?" Technically yes, it did. Last summer marked the final cross country tour of Warped. But they are upping the anty with 3 Warped Tour anniversary shows across the country. New Jersey,...
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It's Tim Commerford's Birthday . . . Here Are 3 Amazing Performances

You know us, we love to celebrate for EVERYTHING! Especially when there is a rock birthday happening somewhere in the world. Well of course, today is one of those days. Rage Against the Machine / Audioslave / Prophets of Rage bassist and backing vocalist turns 51 today! Honestly, what a great...
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Loud and Local Playlist for Sunday January 20th, 2019

Scorpiknox - Prince Of The Blood Scorpiknox - The Professor Watch Rome Burn - Be What You Want Aloha Mars - On The Weekend Dust Moth - Shelf Life Method 13 - Method Bruiser Brody - Everyone's Dead Projections On A Wall - Railroad Heiress - Lashings Teepee Creeper - Galactic Oblivion Oxygen...
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Metal Shop's Top 30 Metal Albums Of 2018

2018 was an incredible year for metal music . With so many bands releasing solid material, it’s a pretty daunting task to sit down and choose a year end list for Metal Shop. But that’s our task! Each year, the three of us (Ian, Ryan the Beard and I – Kevin) sit down and go over the 250+ new metal...
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Metal Shop Playlist for Saturday December 15th, 2018

Halford – We Three Kings Nevermore – Poison Godmachine Overkill – Last Man Standing Rivers Of Nihil – The Silent Life Soreption – The Anti-Present Xibalba – Guerilla Insomnium – Ephemeral Sanctuary – The Third War (R.I.P Warrel Dane) Dio – Gypsy DEATH METAL DECEMBER: WEEK 3 From The Vault Possessed...
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Loud and Local Playlist for Sunday December 9th, 2018

Bruiser Brody - Everyone's Dead Bruiser Brody - Still Waiting Projections On A Wall Interview Projections on A Wall - Particles Projections on a Wall - Railroad Projections on a Wall - Capgun Halloween Projections on a Wall - Fortune Cookie Projections on a Wall - Deception Pass MxPx - December...
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Charities That Rock!

Here we are. November. After stuffing our faces full last week, and then spending most of our money over the weekend with all the frenzy of holiday shopping, we have to remember, it's the season of giving. While we may be able to afford our hot lattes as we walk around the malls, let us not forget...
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The Nirvana Reunion Happened Check It Out

It was speculated last week that Dave Grohl and Krist Novoselic were up to something, and many guessed that there was going to be a Nirvana reunion at this weekend's CalJam in San Bernardino. Mostly because the Foo Fighters social media accounts were teasing it! And also because, as we here in...
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