Archive for September, 2011

Rock Allegiance/Rock The Cans – Rochester NY

Genesee Brewery’s annual “Rock The Can” concert did just that! When the Rock Allegiance tour pulled into the downtown brewery in Rochester NY on September 16,2011. Papa Roach, Buckcherry, Puddle Of Mudd, POD, Red, Crossfade and Drive A gave a stellar performed to the sold out crowd.

It was an early 4:30 set time for [...]

Black Stone Cherry – Interview

With taking a different approach to their third studio album, Black Stone Cherry has produced their best album to date. “Between The Devil and The Deep Blue Sea” pushed the guys past their limits, taking them out of their comfort zone of the recording in their hometown area and placing them with the renown producer [...]

Adelitas Way – Interview

With their first single “Sick” off their current album “Home School Valedictorian” heating up radio stations across the world, it won’t be long before Adeltias Way is a household name. But North America was first introduced to these bad boys of Las Vegas back in 2009 when songs off their self-titled debut album became part of [...]

Carnival Of Madness Tour – Albany NY

The Carnival of Madness pulled in to downtown Albany NY to take over the Times Union Center. This is year two of the annual tour; and the line-up was: Theory of a Deadman, Alter Bridge, Black Stone Cherry, Adelitas Way and Emphatic.

Emphatic was first to take the stage and get the crowd going. Hailing from [...]

SPOTLIGHT ARTIST : SICK PUPPIES

This month’s MPJ Featured Spotlight Artist is the modern rock trio from Sydney, Australia, Sick Puppies. Not only have they been producing hit after hit over the past several years, but they really have been giving back to not only their fans but humanity as a whole. In 2006, Sick Puppies got involved with the [...]

Vreid, Kampfar and Necronomicon – The Black Path Of America Tour 2011

Vreid, Kampfar and Necronomicon – The Black Path Of America Tour 2011

Skid Row – Uncassville, CT

With Hurricane Irene making its way north, nothing could stop the crowd at the Mohegan Sun Casino from coming and rocking out with Skid Row when they performed at the Wolf’s Den

Q-RUPTION takes over SPAC

Q-Ruption @ Saratoga Performing Art Center featuring Godsmack, Five Finger Death Punch, Skillet, Sick Puppies, Egypt Central and Selfish Needy Creatures.

Adrenaline Mob, Selfish Needy Creatures and Hand of Reckoning – Clifton Park NY

How could you go wrong with a line-up like this: Russell Allen (Symphony X) on vocals, Mike Portnoy (Dream Theater, Avenged Sevenfold) on drums, Paul DiLeo (Nena) on bass, guitar virtuoso Mike Orlando (Sonic Stomp) who shreds like no other and mixing it with axeman Rich Ward (Stuck Mojo/Fozzy) on guitars; it’s a solid talented line-up that makes up Adrenaline Mob.