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    I’m a sports and music enthusiast. I’m someone who enjoys the times I get to spend outdoors. My hobbies include collecting sports memorabilia and tweeting… a lot. Writing is my passion and cold weather is not my thing. I could talk sports all day.

 

Five Things That Remind Us Of John Mellencamp

October 7th marks John Mellencamp’s 63rd birthday, and we all want to help him celebrate. His long and illustrious career has made him one of those signature faces in rock music history. With that comes many memorable moments, which allows me to present to you my five things that remind me of John. Read more...

Five Things That Remind Us Of Bruce Springsteen

Bruce Springsteen turns 65 today (September 23rd), and while that age conjures up thoughts of retirement, Bruce is far from riding off into the sunset. In honor of his birthday, here are five things that immediately make us think of The Boss: Read more...

Five Things That Remind Us Of Jimi Hendrix

September 18th marks the 44th anniversary of Jimi Hendrix’s death. It’s hard to believe, because for many, his music is still so fresh and engaging. His legacy is one of music royalty, and although only musically active for a short time, he remains the greatest guitar player the world has ever seen long after his passing. Here are five things that remind us of Jimi: Read more...

Five Things That Remind Us Of Robert Plant

Robert Plant is turning 66, and with most of his life spent in music and the public eye, there are definitely a number of things we often associate with him. From articles of clothing to certain ocean creatures, here are five things that remind us of the legendary Led Zeppelin frontman: Read more...

“Corazon, Live From Mexico: Live It to Believe It” Out September 9th

Santana fans rejoice! There is an exciting announcement to make regarding Carlos Santana and his latest project. Read more...

Jimmy Page Making NYC Book Signing Appearance

Jimmy Page is celebrating the wide release of his autobiography, Jimmy Page By Jimmy Page, in a big way. Read more...

Deep Purple’s Ian Gillan On Reuniting With Ritchie Blackmore

Whenever Deep Purple gets inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame (and really, it’s long overdue), don’t count on a reunion performance with Ritchie Blackmore. Read more...

Robert Plant Announces North American Tour Dates

This moment has been much anticipated since the news broke of their new album, Lullaby and…the Ceaseless Roar, but Robert Plant, along with his group, The Sensational Space Shifters, have announced dates for their 2014 tour. Read more...

“Dream On (Boston Strong 2014)” Now Available on iTunes

Steven Tyler and Joe Perry’s rendition of the Aerosmith classic “Dream On” featuring the California Children’s Chorus is now available on iTunes, with proceeds from track sales going to charities benefiting the victims of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombing. Read more...

Happy 71st Birthday to Christine McVie

She is known for her smoky smooth vocal style and creating some of Fleetwood Mac’s biggest hits, but just recently, she jumped back into the public spotlight. We celebrate Christine McVie on her 71st birthday. Read more...

Check Out The New Black Sabbath Chuck Taylors

What’s cooler that a pair of Converse Chuck Taylor All Stars? Black Sabbath Converse Chuck Taylor All Stars of course. Read more...

Alice Cooper Inducted Into White Castle Hall of Fame

There have been many memorable moments during Alice Cooper’s life, but I doubt none more special than this cheesy honor, a spot in the White Castle Cravers Hall of Fame. Read more...

"A Hard Day’s Night" Turns 50

On July 10, 1964 one of the best albums of all-time was released and helped pave the way for rock music and British acts in America during the mid 60’s. Today we celebrate this monumental piece of music history 50 years later. Read more...

Remembering Syd Barrett

Eight years ago today rock n’ roll lost one of the most influential guitarists in history. Today we celebrate Syd’s life and the contributions he made to the music industry. Read more...

Joan Jett Starring in Lifetime/Stephen King Movie

This is quite the combination. Lifetime, Joan Jett and Stephen King. Read more...

New Billy Idol Album Due Out in October

For the first time in nearly ten years, rock rebel Billy Idol is releasing an album full of original material. Read more...

Happy Birthday, Paul McCartney!

At 72 years old, Paul McCartney shows no signs of slowing down. He is still performing in front of sold-out crowds around the world displaying that child-like enthusiasm everyone has enjoyed for the past five decades. Read more...

“ZZ Top Live At Montreux 2013” DVD/Blu-ray due out July 21st

ZZ Top’s memorable 2013 performance at Montreux will be available on DVD, Blue-ray and digital formats on July 21st . Read more...

Neil Young’s Twitter Account Hacked

Neil Young’s Twitter followers were in for an eyeful recently as his Twitter page was hacked and began sending out some very NSFW photos. Read more...

Top Five Rolling Stones Songs with Ron Wood

The Stones were rocking and rolling 14 years before Ron Wood officially brought his guitar talents to the already iconic group. In honor of his 67th birthday here are my top five Rolling Stones songs with Ron Wood: Read more...