Ronnie James Dio 5th Year Remembrance Weekend | May 15, 16 & 17, 2015...

May 15, 16 & 17, 2015 Los Angeles, CA Story by Shawn Perry On May 16, 2010, Ronnie James Dio passed away from stomach cancer. He was 67 and still rocking hard...

Bass Connections: Stanley & Alex Sheldon Bond Through A Love Of Making Music

by Alex Sheldon Many of my most colorful memories from early childhood are anchored in musical experiences with my parents: Playing on the mini drum kit my dad bought...

Best Vintage Rock Concerts Of 2013

What a year for concerts! The Rolling Stones, the Who, Fleetwood Mac and Black Sabbath all returned for huge tours after years of inactivity. Heart & Jason Bonham teamed...

KISS Goes Digital: Four Ways The Rockers Have Effectively Embraced Technology

The legendary flamboyant rockers of KISS might have been saying goodbye on a farewell tour recently, but the band’s renowned merchandise bandwagon has shown no signs of slowing down. In...

Roy Orbison: The Monument Singles Collection (1960-1964)

By Jimmy Casey One of the first musicians I ever played in a band with had a serious appreciation of Roy Orbison. He might have mentioned it, I don't remember,...

Ultimate Jam Night: The Sunset Strip’s Last Refuge For Rock & Roll

Story by Shawn Perry Photos by Alex Kluft & Ron Lyon The Sunset Strip in Hollywood is a different place than it was in the 20th Century. London Fog is gone....

Graham Nash Reflects On Career & Country At The Grammy Museum

Story by Shawn Perry Photos by Kimberly Annette It's been quite a whirlwind year for Graham Nash. Back on January 20, 2016, he held an intimate listening party for his new...

George Harrison | All Things Must Pass – Classic Commentary

The first box set of any consequence, All Things Must Pass is representative of everything George Harrison ever wanted to do, but was – at that time – never allowed to...

Brian Wilson: 50 Years Of Pet Sounds

By Harvey Kubernik For 2016, music legend and Beach Boys co-founder Brian Wilson has announced a world tour to celebrate and perform the iconic album Pet Sounds for a final...

Getting Frisky At The Whisky’s 50th Anniversary

Story by Shawn Perry Photos by Ron Lyon Hard to believe the Whisky a Go Go has been around for 50 years. I first ventured into the club in the...