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  • Pearl Jam rock detroit
    Pearl Jam return to rock Detroit
    Thursday evening, in Detroit's historic Joe Louis Arena, hardcore and new fans alike were treated to a marathon rock and roll concert of the top shelf variety as Pearl Jam triumphantly returned to perform in Michigan for the first time since...
  • Milky Chance leads new combined Rock Radio Songs Chart
    Milky Chance leads new combined Rock Radio Songs Chart
    With the highest impression totals on both the Alternative Rock (13.475 million) and Triple A Rock Chart (1.741 million), Milky Chance's “Stolen Dance” takes the top spot on the Tampa Bay Rock Music Examiner's new combined Rock...
  • Fleetwood Mac: On With the Show
    Fleetwood Mac delights Columbus, Ohio with hit-filled concert
    Ohio suffered—or rather enjoyed—a full-on Fleetwood Mac attack last night when the So Cal classic rockers played Nationwide Arena in Columbus, Ohio.The 1998 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductees dusted off almost all their chart hits...
  • Michael McClure
    Poet Michael McClure's 82nd Birthday
    Today is poet Michael McClure’s 82nd birthday. Over the years The Doors Examiner has covered McClure and his collaborations with both Jim Morrison and Ray Manzarek.Michael McClure first became known to the poetry world because of his early...
  • Van Halen members keeping busy
    Van Halen members keeping busy
    Wolfgang Van Halen is psyched to play ShipRocked – billed as “The Ultimate Rock Cruise Vacation” – in February, 2015. Unfortunately for Van Halen fans, that will be with Tremonti, not Van Halen. He shared on Twitter:Stoked...
  • Rock Hall Anniversary: Led Zeppelin
    Rock Hall Anniversary: Led Zeppelin's Led Zeppelin II
    Recorded while on tour, and while their first album was currently riding high on the charts, Led Zeppelin came out with their follow-up in October 1969. Titled Led Zeppelin II, the album built upon the band’s blend of hard rock and heavy...
  • Geoff Downes
    Interview with Asia/YES Keyboardist Geoff Downes
    Alex Kluft -How did Asia form 33 years ago?Geoff Downes- Well it’s a long story. We knew eachother from seperate bands: Yes, [Emerson, Lake, and Palmer, UK]. We met up and though it would be a good idea. The music just came together as a...
  • One Direction releases tracklist off new album, 'FOUR'
    One Direction releases tracklist off new album, 'FOUR'
    One Direction have already surprised fans with an early release of "Fireproof", followed by the release of "Steal My Girl."On Thursday, the boys released the full tracklisting off of their new album, FOUR, coupled with a...
  • 1D in concert
    One Direction's very busy week of movie, video premieres and new album info
    The media juggernaut that is One Direction just won't quit. There's a new album due next month, a DVD documentary of the recently-finished stadium tour set for holiday release, new songs being released and new video to enjoy.Let's see...
  • The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Announces Nominees for 2015 Induction
    The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Announces Nominees for 2015 Induction
    Fans Can Officially Cast Their Vote for Rock and Roll Hall of Fame InducteesLet the arguments begin. The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum has officially announced the list of 2015 nominees for induction into the Hall of Fame. As in past years...
  • Rosanne Cash
    Busy Rosanne Cash makes time to fight for content creators' rights
    Rosanne Cash is busier than usual.Besides touring internationally in support of her acclaimed new album The River & the Thread, she has an essay in the new book Never Can Say Goodbye—Writers on Their Unshakable Love for New York, and...
  • Hyacinth
    New Max Schwartz film 'Hyacinth' details friendship with Jim Morrison
    America has a tendency to forget its poets. Jim Morrison knew this and took a shortcut to get his poetry known, through rock ‘n’ roll. Upon reflection in a later interview he said that perhaps, “I would have gone for the quiet,...
  • Pop singer Darnaa releases teaser for 'Cowgirl!' Remix featuring Remy Ma
    Pop singer Darnaa releases teaser for 'Cowgirl!' Remix featuring Remy Ma
    Darnaa, known for her hit singles "Runaway," "Calling It Love,” “We All Sleep Alone,” and “The Moment,” recently released a trailer for her upcoming music video, "Cowgirl!" Remix. The hot song...
  • Rolling Stones 14 On Fire Tour live - Roslan Rahman
    Rolling Stones replace sax player Bobby Keys on tour due to medical illness
    The Rolling Stoneshave been forced to replace longtime touring and recording session sax player Bobby Keys due to medical reasons. Keys had been expected to perform with The Stones on their upcoming "14 On Fire Tour" dates in Australia...
  • Robert Plant: The Voice That Sailed the Zeppelin
    Author Dave Thompson discusses new Robert Plant biography
    Rock journalist Dave Thompson doesn’t care how many women Led Zeppelin front man Robert Plant seduced in the Seventies, or what drugs he might've consumed during the band’s halcyon years headlining arenas around the world.In his...