Category Archives: Brooklyn Rocks

Motor Sister (Scott Ian + Mother Superior’s Jim Wilson) Plays St. Vitus on Feb. 12th / Debut CD Out March 10th on Metal Blade

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Motor Sister (Scott Ian + Mother Superior's Jim Wilson) Plays St. Vitus on Feb. 12th / Debut CD Out March 10th on Metal Blade

Buy tickets now as this show will likely sell out once people realize the band is Scott Ian, Scott’s wife – Pearl Aday, Joey Vera, Jim Wilson and John Tempesta (White Zonbie). Tickets are $12 and local alt-rockers Static Summer is opening the show.

The group was originally assembled to jam for Scott Ian’s fiftieth birthday party. Thanks to Scott’s wife Pearl Aday, who has been working on her solo career with Mother Superior front man Jim Wilson for years, all it took was a quick phone call and the stage was literally set for Scott’s dream gig. “I ...

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Motor Sister (Scott Ian + Mother Superior’s Jim Wilson) Plays St. Vitus on Feb. 12th / Debut CD Out March 10th on Metal Blade

Source: Brooklyn Rocks

Motor Sister (Scott Ian + Mother Superior's Jim Wilson) Plays St. Vitus on Feb. 12th / Debut CD Out March 10th on Metal Blade

Buy tickets now as this show will likely sell out once people realize the band is Scott Ian, Scott’s wife – Pearl Aday, Joey Vera, Jim Wilson and John Tempesta (White Zonbie). Tickets are $12 and local alt-rockers Static Summer is opening the show.

The group was originally assembled to jam for Scott Ian’s fiftieth birthday party. Thanks to Scott’s wife Pearl Aday, who has been working on her solo career with Mother Superior front man Jim Wilson for years, all it took was a quick phone call and the stage was literally set for Scott’s dream gig. “I ...

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Motor Sister (Scott Ian + Mother Superior’s Jim Wilson) Plays St. Vitus on Feb. 12th / Debut CD Out March 10th on Metal Blade

Source: Brooklyn Rocks

Motor Sister (Scott Ian + Mother Superior's Jim Wilson) Plays St. Vitus on Feb. 12th / Debut CD Out March 10th on Metal Blade

Buy tickets now as this show will likely sell out once people realize the band is Scott Ian, Scott’s wife – Pearl Aday, Joey Vera, Jim Wilson and John Tempesta (White Zonbie). Tickets are $12 and local alt-rockers Static Summer is opening the show.

The group was originally assembled to jam for Scott Ian’s fiftieth birthday party. Thanks to Scott’s wife Pearl Aday, who has been working on her solo career with Mother Superior front man Jim Wilson for years, all it took was a quick phone call and the stage was literally set for Scott’s dream gig. “I ...

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Motor Sister (Scott Ian + Mother Superior’s Jim Wilson) Plays St. Vitus on Feb. 12th / Debut CD Out March 10th on Metal Blade

Source: Brooklyn Rocks

Motor Sister (Scott Ian + Mother Superior's Jim Wilson) Plays St. Vitus on Feb. 12th / Debut CD Out March 10th on Metal Blade

Buy tickets now as this show will likely sell out once people realize the band is Scott Ian, Scott’s wife – Pearl Aday, Joey Vera, Jim Wilson and John Tempesta (White Zonbie). Tickets are $12 and local alt-rockers Static Summer is opening the show.

The group was originally assembled to jam for Scott Ian’s fiftieth birthday party. Thanks to Scott’s wife Pearl Aday, who has been working on her solo career with Mother Superior front man Jim Wilson for years, all it took was a quick phone call and the stage was literally set for Scott’s dream gig. “I ...

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Motor Sister (Scott Ian + Mother Superior’s Jim Wilson) Plays St. Vitus on Feb. 12th / Debut CD Out March 10th on Metal Blade

Source: Brooklyn Rocks

Motor Sister (Scott Ian + Mother Superior's Jim Wilson) Plays St. Vitus on Feb. 12th / Debut Out March 10th on Metal Blade

Buy tickets now as this show will likely sell out once people realize the band is Scott Ian, Scott’s wife – Pearl Aday, Joey Vera, Jim Wilson and John Tempesta (White Zonbie). Tickets are $12 and local alt-rockers Static Summer is opening the show.

The group was originally assembled to jam for Scott Ian’s fiftieth birthday party. Thanks to Scott’s wife Pearl Aday, who has been working on her solo career with Mother Superior front man Jim Wilson for years, all it took was a quick phone call and the stage was literally set for Scott’s dream gig. “I ...

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Motor Sister (Scott Ian + Mother Superior’s Jim Wilson) Plays St. Vitus on Feb. 12th / Debut CD Out March 10th on Metal Blade

Source: Brooklyn Rocks

Motor Sister (Scott Ian + Mother Superior's Jim Wilson) Plays St. Vitus on Feb. 12th / Debut CD Out March 10th on Metal Blade

Buy tickets now as this show will likely sell out once people realize the band is Scott Ian, Scott’s wife – Pearl Aday, Joey Vera, Jim Wilson and John Tempesta (White Zonbie). Tickets are $12 and local alt-rockers Static Summer is opening the show.

The group was originally assembled to jam for Scott Ian’s fiftieth birthday party. Thanks to Scott’s wife Pearl Aday, who has been working on her solo career with Mother Superior front man Jim Wilson for years, all it took was a quick phone call and the stage was literally set for Scott’s dream gig. “I ...

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Feral Conservatives (indie pop) Play Cake Shop on Feb. 9th / ‘The Feeling Noise Becomes’ out Feb. 10th (@EggHuntRecords)

Source: Brooklyn Rocks

Feral Conservatives (indie pop) Play Cake Shop on Feb. 9th / 'The Feeling Noise Becomes' out Feb. 10th (@EggHuntRecords)

Formed in early 2011, Feral Conservatives self-released a series of little-heard EPs before buying a $15 distortion pedal and touring up and down the East Coast and New England in a station wagon. 2014 saw the duo record a series of singles with Mark Padgett (Mae). Continuing to explore the dichotomy between minimalist folk singer-songwriter craft and 90’s-inspired noise rock, they joined EggHunt Records’ roster for their label debut coming in early 2015: The Feeling Noise Becomes, on digital on and limited edition tape.

Feral Conservatives are playing Cake Shop on Monday, Feb. 9th along with Gender Studies, ...

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Feral Conservatives (indie pop) Play Cake Shop on Feb. 9th / ‘The Feeling Noise Becomes’ out Feb. 10th (@EggHuntRecords)

Source: Brooklyn Rocks

Feral Conservatives (indie pop) Play Cake Shop on Feb. 9th / 'The Feeling Noise Becomes' out Feb. 10th (@EggHuntRecords)

Formed in early 2011, Feral Conservatives self-released a series of little-heard EPs before buying a $15 distortion pedal and touring up and down the East Coast and New England in a station wagon. 2014 saw the duo record a series of singles with Mark Padgett (Mae). Continuing to explore the dichotomy between minimalist folk singer-songwriter craft and 90’s-inspired noise rock, they joined EggHunt Records’ roster for their label debut coming in early 2015: The Feeling Noise Becomes, on digital on and limited edition tape.

Feral Conservatives are playing Cake Shop on Monday, Feb. 9th along with Gender Studies, ...

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Feral Conservatives (indie pop) Play Cake Shop on Feb. 9th / ‘The Feeling Noise Becomes’ out Feb. 10th (@EggHuntRecords)

Source: Brooklyn Rocks

Feral Conservatives (indie pop) Play Cake Shop on Feb. 9th / 'The Feeling Noise Becomes' out Feb. 10th (@EggHuntRecords)

Formed in early 2011, Feral Conservatives self-released a series of little-heard EPs before buying a $15 distortion pedal and touring up and down the East Coast and New England in a station wagon. 2014 saw the duo record a series of singles with Mark Padgett (Mae). Continuing to explore the dichotomy between minimalist folk singer-songwriter craft and 90’s-inspired noise rock, they joined EggHunt Records’ roster for their label debut coming in early 2015: The Feeling Noise Becomes, on digital on and limited edition tape.

Feral Conservatives are playing Cake Shop on Monday, Feb. 9th along with Gender Studies, ...

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Feral Conservatives (indie pop) Play Cake Shop on Feb. 9th / ‘The Feeling Noise Becomes’ out Feb. 10th (@EggHuntRecords)

Source: Brooklyn Rocks

Feral Conservatives (indie pop) Play Cake Shop on Feb. 9th / 'The Feeling Noise Becomes' out Feb. 10th (@EggHuntRecords)

Formed in early 2011, Feral Conservatives self-released a series of little-heard EPs before buying a $15 distortion pedal and touring up and down the East Coast and New England in a station wagon. 2014 saw the duo record a series of singles with Mark Padgett (Mae). Continuing to explore the dichotomy between minimalist folk singer-songwriter craft and 90’s-inspired noise rock, they joined EggHunt Records’ roster for their label debut coming in early 2015: The Feeling Noise Becomes, on digital on and limited edition tape.

Feral Conservatives are playing Cake Shop on Monday, Feb. 9th along with Gender Studies, ...

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Led Zeppelin 2 Plays Gramercy Theater on Friday, Jan. 9th

Source: Brooklyn Rocks

Robert Plant Slams Idea of Zeppelin Tour: ‘I’m Not Part of a Jukebox’” – Rolling Stone

Led Zeppelin 2 Plays Gramercy Theater on Friday, Jan. 9th

As it is almost certain that Led Zeppelin won’t be coming back, Led Zeppelin 2 may be the next best thing…

LED ZEPPELIN 2: The Live Experience recreates the sights, sounds, and pure rock and roll euphoria of a prime Led Zeppelin concert. Resplendent in satin and denim, LZ2 delivers the intense, raw energy and dynamics of songs such as “Whole Lotta Love”, “Stairway to Heaven”, “Kashmir”, “Dazed and Confused” and many more from the entire catalog of Zeppelin studio, live and ...

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Led Zeppelin 2 Plays Gramercy Theater on Friday, Jan. 9th

Source: Brooklyn Rocks

Robert Plant Slams Idea of Zeppelin Tour: ‘I’m Not Part of a Jukebox’” – Rolling Stone

Led Zeppelin 2 Plays Gramercy Theater on Friday, Jan. 9th

As it is almost certain that Led Zeppelin won’t be coming back, Led Zeppelin 2 may be the next best thing…

LED ZEPPELIN 2: The Live Experience recreates the sights, sounds, and pure rock and roll euphoria of a prime Led Zeppelin concert. Resplendent in satin and denim, LZ2 delivers the intense, raw energy and dynamics of songs such as “Whole Lotta Love”, “Stairway to Heaven”, “Kashmir”, “Dazed and Confused” and many more from the entire catalog of Zeppelin studio, live and ...

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Led Zeppelin 2 Plays Gramercy Theater on Friday, Jan. 9th

Source: Brooklyn Rocks

Robert Plant Slams Idea of Zeppelin Tour: ‘I’m Not Part of a Jukebox’” – Rolling Stone

Led Zeppelin 2 Plays Gramercy Theater on Friday, Jan. 9th

As it is almost certain that Led Zeppelin won’t be coming back, Led Zeppelin 2 may be the next best thing…

LED ZEPPELIN 2: The Live Experience recreates the sights, sounds, and pure rock and roll euphoria of a prime Led Zeppelin concert. Resplendent in satin and denim, LZ2 delivers the intense, raw energy and dynamics of songs such as “Whole Lotta Love”, “Stairway to Heaven”, “Kashmir”, “Dazed and Confused” and many more from the entire catalog of Zeppelin studio, live and ...

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Led Zeppelin 2 Plays Gramercy Theater on Friday, Jan. 9th

Source: Brooklyn Rocks

Robert Plant Slams Idea of Zeppelin Tour: ‘I’m Not Part of a Jukebox’” – Rolling Stone

Led Zeppelin 2 Plays Gramercy Theater on Friday, Jan. 9th

As it is almost certain that Led Zeppelin won’t be coming back, Led Zeppelin 2 may be the next best thing…

LED ZEPPELIN 2: The Live Experience recreates the sights, sounds, and pure rock and roll euphoria of a prime Led Zeppelin concert. Resplendent in satin and denim, LZ2 delivers the intense, raw energy and dynamics of songs such as “Whole Lotta Love”, “Stairway to Heaven”, “Kashmir”, “Dazed and Confused” and many more from the entire catalog of Zeppelin studio, live and ...

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Led Zeppelin 2 Plays Gramercy Theater on Friday, Jan. 9th

Source: Brooklyn Rocks

Robert Plant Slams Idea of Zeppelin Tour: ‘I’m Not Part of a Jukebox’” – Rolling Stone

Led Zeppelin 2 Plays Gramercy Theater on Friday, Jan. 9th

As it is almost certain that Led Zeppelin won’t be coming back, Led Zeppelin 2 may be the next best thing…

LED ZEPPELIN 2: The Live Experience recreates the sights, sounds, and pure rock and roll euphoria of a prime Led Zeppelin concert. Resplendent in satin and denim, LZ2 delivers the intense, raw energy and dynamics of songs such as “Whole Lotta Love”, “Stairway to Heaven”, “Kashmir”, “Dazed and Confused” and many more from the entire catalog of Zeppelin studio, live and ...

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Led Zeppelin 2 Plays Gramercy Theater on Friday, Jan. 9th

Source: Brooklyn Rocks

Robert Plant Slams Idea of Zeppelin Tour: ‘I’m Not Part of a Jukebox’” – Rolling Stone

Led Zeppelin 2 Plays Gramercy Theater on Friday, Jan. 9th

As it is almost certain that Led Zeppelin won’t be coming back, Led Zeppelin 2 may be the next best thing…

LED ZEPPELIN 2: The Live Experience recreates the sights, sounds, and pure rock and roll euphoria of a prime Led Zeppelin concert. Resplendent in satin and denim, LZ2 delivers the intense, raw energy and dynamics of songs such as “Whole Lotta Love”, “Stairway to Heaven”, “Kashmir”, “Dazed and Confused” and many more from the entire catalog of Zeppelin studio, live and ...

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Jarflower (Melodic Alt-Rock) Play The Rock Shop in Brooklyn on Saturday, Jan. 3rd

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Jarflower (Melodic Alt-Rock) Play The Rock Shop in Brooklyn on Saturday, Jan. 3rd

Carved from 90s rock, dangerous riffing, and serious pop sensibility, Jarflower destroys stages with tight rock n’ roll tunes and anthems that would bring your first pet back to life (or so they’ve heard). Matt’s powerful melodies and rhythm guitar, Steve’s earth-shaking rhythms, Rob’s infectious bass grooves, and Jake’s unique Led Zeppelin meets Goo Goo Dolls axe-playing complements their truly rad and original sound. They have opened for hit-makers like Hellogoodbye & Dishwalla and have had their music featured in local compilations.

To build support for the band’s forthcoming new EP “Contrast”, Jarflower is playing a show at The Rock ...

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Jarflower (Melodic Alt-Rock) Play The Rock Shop in Brooklyn on Saturday, Jan. 3rd

Source: Brooklyn Rocks

Jarflower (Melodic Alt-Rock) Play The Rock Shop in Brooklyn on Saturday, Jan. 3rd

Carved from 90s rock, dangerous riffing, and serious pop sensibility, Jarflower destroys stages with tight rock n’ roll tunes and anthems that would bring your first pet back to life (or so they’ve heard). Matt’s powerful melodies and rhythm guitar, Steve’s earth-shaking rhythms, Rob’s infectious bass grooves, and Jake’s unique Led Zeppelin meets Goo Goo Dolls axe-playing complements their truly rad and original sound. They have opened for hit-makers like Hellogoodbye & Dishwalla and have had their music featured in local compilations.

To build support for the band’s forthcoming new EP “Contrast”, Jarflower is playing a show at The Rock ...

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Jarflower (Melodic Alt-Rock) Play The Rock Shop in Brooklyn on Saturday, Jan. 3rd

Source: Brooklyn Rocks

Jarflower (Melodic Alt-Rock) Play The Rock Shop in Brooklyn on Saturday, Jan. 3rd

Carved from 90s rock, dangerous riffing, and serious pop sensibility, Jarflower destroys stages with tight rock n’ roll tunes and anthems that would bring your first pet back to life (or so they’ve heard). Matt’s powerful melodies and rhythm guitar, Steve’s earth-shaking rhythms, Rob’s infectious bass grooves, and Jake’s unique Led Zeppelin meets Goo Goo Dolls axe-playing complements their truly rad and original sound. They have opened for hit-makers like Hellogoodbye & Dishwalla and have had their music featured in local compilations.

To build support for the band’s forthcoming new EP “Contrast”, Jarflower is playing a show at The Rock ...

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Jarflower (Melodic Alt-Rock) Play The Rock Shop in Brooklyn on Saturday, Jan. 3rd

Source: Brooklyn Rocks

Jarflower (Melodic Alt-Rock) Play The Rock Shop in Brooklyn on Saturday, Jan. 3rd

Carved from 90s rock, dangerous riffing, and serious pop sensibility, Jarflower destroys stages with tight rock n’ roll tunes and anthems that would bring your first pet back to life (or so they’ve heard). Matt’s powerful melodies and rhythm guitar, Steve’s earth-shaking rhythms, Rob’s infectious bass grooves, and Jake’s unique Led Zeppelin meets Goo Goo Dolls axe-playing complements their truly rad and original sound. They have opened for hit-makers like Hellogoodbye & Dishwalla and have had their music featured in local compilations.

To build support for the band’s forthcoming new EP “Contrast”, Jarflower is playing a show at The Rock ...

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Jarflower (Melodic Alt-Rock) Play The Rock Shop in Brooklyn on Saturday, Jan. 3rd

Source: Brooklyn Rocks

Jarflower (Melodic Alt-Rock) Play The Rock Shop in Brooklyn on Jan. 3rd

Carved from 90s rock, dangerous riffing, and serious pop sensibility, Jarflower destroys stages with tight rock n’ roll tunes and anthems that would bring your first pet back to life (or so they’ve heard). Matt’s powerful melodies and rhythm guitar, Steve’s earth-shaking rhythms, Rob’s infectious bass grooves, and Jake’s unique Led Zeppelin meets Goo Goo Dolls axe-playing complements their truly rad and original sound. They have opened for hit-makers like Hellogoodbye & Dishwalla and have had their music featured in local compilations.

To build support for the band’s forthcoming new EP “Contrast”, Jarflower is playing a show at The Rock ...

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Serious Black – ‘As Daylight Breaks’ CD Review (AFM Records)

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Serious Black - 'As Daylight Breaks' CD Review (AFM Records)

Serious Black is a new six-piece band formed by Roland Grapow (Masterplan, x-Helloween) and the rest of the band’s lineup is a ‘who’s who’ of European power metal. The band lineup is comprised of Roland Grapow, Thomen Stauch (ex-Blind Guardian), Mario Lochert (ex-Visions Of Atlantis), Dominik Sebastian (Edenbridge), Jan Vacik (ex-Dreamscape) and the golden voice of Urban Breed (ex-Tad Morose, ex-Bloodbound).

The band’s debut CD, As Daylight Breaks, comes out January 20th (US) on AFM Records and the initial pressing includes three bonus tracks: “Someone Else’s Life”, “Fly On” and a cover of Genesis’ “No Son of Mine”. In ...

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Serious Black – ‘As Daylight Breaks’ CD Review (AFM Records)

Source: Brooklyn Rocks

Serious Black - 'As Daylight Breaks' CD Review (AFM Records)

Serious Black is a new six-piece band formed by Roland Grapow (Masterplan, x-Helloween) and the rest of the band’s lineup is a ‘who’s who’ of European power metal. The band lineup is comprised of Roland Grapow, Thomen Stauch (ex-Blind Guardian), Mario Lochert (ex-Visions Of Atlantis), Dominik Sebastian (Edenbridge), Jan Vacik (ex-Dreamscape) and the golden voice of Urban Breed (ex-Tad Morose, ex-Bloodbound).

The band’s debut CD, As Daylight Breaks, comes out January 20th (US) on AFM Records and the initial pressing includes three bonus tracks: “Someone Else’s Life”, “Fly On” and a cover of Genesis’ “No Son of Mine”. In ...

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Serious Black – ‘As Daylight Breaks’ CD Review (AFM Records)

Source: Brooklyn Rocks

Serious Black - 'As Daylight Breaks' CD Review (AFM Records)

Serious Black is a new six-piece band formed by Roland Grapow (Masterplan, x-Helloween) and the rest of the band’s lineup is a ‘who’s who’ of European power metal. The band lineup is comprised of Roland Grapow, Thomen Stauch (ex-Blind Guardian), Mario Lochert (ex-Visions Of Atlantis), Dominik Sebastian (Edenbridge), Jan Vacik (ex-Dreamscape) and the golden voice of Urban Breed (ex-Tad Morose, ex-Bloodbound).

The band’s debut CD, As Daylight Breaks, comes out January 20th (US) on AFM Records and the initial pressing includes three bonus tracks: “Someone Else’s Life”, “Fly On” and a cover of Genesis’ “No Son of Mine”. In ...

Read full article >>

Serious Black – ‘As Daylight Breaks’ CD Review (AFM Records)

Source: Brooklyn Rocks

Serious Black - 'As Daylight Breaks' CD Review (AFM Records)

Serious Black is a new six-piece band formed by Roland Grapow (Masterplan, x-Helloween) and the rest of the band’s lineup is a ‘who’s who’ of European power metal. The band lineup is comprised of Roland Grapow, Thomen Stauch (ex-Blind Guardian), Mario Lochert (ex-Visions Of Atlantis), Dominik Sebastian (Edenbridge), Jan Vacik (ex-Dreamscape) and the golden voice of Urban Breed (ex-Tad Morose, ex-Bloodbound).

The band’s debut CD, As Daylight Breaks, comes out January 20th (US) on AFM Records and the initial pressing includes three bonus tracks: “Someone Else’s Life”, “Fly On” and a cover of Genesis’ “No Son of Mine”. In ...

Read full article >>