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NBC Southern California

17th Annual Eagle Rock Music Festival
NBC Southern California
It's the Eagle Rock Music Festival, and the six-hour tune-filled spectacular is about to mark its 17th annual outing. That 2016 fest flowers on Saturday, Aug. 20, from the mid-afternoon through 10 o'clock. And, as is tradition, the band line-up is plum ...


Herald Sun

Vote for who you think is rock music's most epic frontman and go in ...
Herald Sun
Just weeks out from what would have been Freddie Mercurys 70th birthday September 5 celebrations, as well as the opening of the Queen-inspired musical We ...

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Loudoun Now

Rockin' Airwaves: Ashburn Music Lover Takes 'Dad Rock' Global
Loudoun Now
A couple of rock 'n' roll-loving suburban dads have got a podcast for you. Jim Lenahan, a USA Today editor and Ashburn father of two, and his colleague Patrick Foster are in their 40s but still have a passion for music—old and new. Their weekly “Dad ...


Third Annual Blowing Rock Music Festival Slated for Saturday, September 17
High Country Press
The Blowing Rock Music Festival returns for a third year to The Blowing Rock in Blowing Rock on Saturday, September 17. Gates open at 10 a.m. and the music runs continuously from noon until sunset, with fireworks to follow (weather permitting). Tickets ...


Billboard

Rock Songs About Love: 10 Greatest of All Time | Billboard | Billboard
Billboard
Rock romance never dies; from the 60s to the 80s and beyond, these beautiful, classic songs about love are as sweet today as they ever were.

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Chicago Sun-Times

Belgian troupe's 'Macbeth' mash-up fuses words, rock music
Chicago Sun-Times
One company making its U.S. debut is Belgium's Theater Zuidpool with its version of “Macbeth,” a mash-up of Shakespeare's words and rock music that will be presented in English for two performances at Thalia Hall in the Pilsen neighborhood. A sort of ...


The Eastsider LA

Headed to the Eagle Rock Music Festival on Saturday? Here's what you need to know
The Eastsider LA
After being postponed last year, the 17th annual Eagle Rock Music Festival returns with new vigor and purpose on Saturday, August 20 as the largest free music festival in the Los Angeles area. Organizers have taken the criticism of past festivals and ...


Bovver rock – the strange revival of daft music for 70s football yobs
The Guardian
Alas, despite being hailed “the ultimate in bovver rock” by Music Week, their label's confident predictions of a wave of “Hecteria” proved a little rash. “I'm a huge fan of that obscure stuff. There are thousands of bands that only made one single ...


hypebot.com

Why Hip-Hop, Dance Are Leaving Rock Behind In Streaming Era ...
hypebot.com
2 In all the fuss surrounding the recent streaming exclusive deals being struck between artists and streaming services, rock music has been conspicuously ...

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Los Angeles Times

1966 could be rock 'n' roll's most revolutionary year, thanks to the Beatles, Dylan and the Beach Boys
Los Angeles Times
What's the most innovative year ever for rock 'n' roll? Fans, critics and academics have any number of watershed years they can point to in the more than six decades of post-World War II popular music broadly defined as rock. There's 1954, the year ...

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