Monday, January 23, 2023

TOURING NEWS

Make Music Winter Celebration to take place on December 21 in Multiple Cities Across the USA

Make Music Winter, the free, outdoor musical celebration with exuberant and participatory parades, performances, and events throughout New York, Los Angeles, Chicago, Boston, and dozens of other U.S. cities, has announced its updated schedule for December 21. The musical celebration on the shortest day (and longest night) of the year brings together people of all […]

Lit to ROCK Texas with FIVE shows in Early November

Don’t miss Pop Punk Rockers Lit close out their current tour with Hobbastank with 5 shows in the GREAT state of Texas: November 3 – Cypress, TX – Frio Hill Country November 4 – New Braunfels, TX – Texas Ski Ranch November 5 – Carrollton, TX – Festival at The Switchyard November 6 – Odessa, […]

The Amon Amarth Great Heathen Army is coming for you in North America

Swedish Melodic Death Metal giants and the undisputed kings of “Viking Metal” Amon Amarth are hitting the shores of North America with shows across the USA and two in Canada starting November 11 in support of their brutal August 2022 release The Great Heathen Army. Joining Amon Amarth on this North American trek is none […]

Album News & Reviews

Jeris Johnson Releases Debut Album ‘I WANT BLOOD/i want love’

The Regrettes Release “Monday” Remixes EP

Today, The Regrettes share the “Monday” Remixes EP, featuring new versions of the band’s latest single, “Monday,” from Toronto-based dance music trio, The Wyze, and Vancouver-based producer, vocalist, and multi-instrumentalist, On Planets. Listen to “Monday” Remixes EP here. The band recently confirmed their 17-date headling “Get The F*ck Out of LA” Tour in February and March 2022. The […]

Maren Morris Confirms New Album Humble Quest Out March 25

Grammy-winning superstar Maren Morris’ new album, Humble Quest, is slated for release on March 25 on Sony Music Nashville’s Columbia Nashville imprint. The album features lead single, “Circles Around This Town,” released last week, which is the most-added single at country radio this week and broke Amazon Music’s record for most streams for a country […]

ARTISTS FEATURES / INTERVIEWS

INTERVIEW: Lawrence Gowan of Styx

For the past few years the music world has seen crippling changes, the likes of which have not been heard of before in the history of rock n’ roll, and the world has been in a virtual state. As the COVID-19 virus spread across every continent, and musicians were forced to cancel shows, uncertainty was […]

INTERVIEW: Minneapolis avant-garde death metal band Sunless

Minneapolis avant-garde death metal band Sunless released their new album Ylem on October 29th of this year. Whilst getting ready for the release of their album and its album release show on November 6th, they took some time out of their busy schedules to answer some questions about their creative process and approach to creating […]

INTERVIEW: Jared James Nichols

Guitarist extraordinaire and the modern-day Blues Rock Ambassador Jared James Nichols spent some time with SoCalMusicToday.com recently to talk about his new single “Bad Roots” off his upcoming EP Shadow Dancer to be released in September 2021, his return to performing live, being a Gibson Brand Ambassador, touring with John 5 and memories of the […]

INTERVIEW: Steve Brown of Tokyo Motor Fist

Famed guitarist and producer Steve Brown who first hit the scene in the band Trixter and now leads Tokyo Motor Fist spent some time with SoCalMusicToday.com recently to talk about Tokyo Motor Fist’s new album Lions. The follow up to 2017’s self-titled album will be released on July 10, showcases Brown’s best music of his […]

EVENT REVIEWS / PHOTO GALLERIES

Amon Amarth: The Great Heathen Tour 12/17/2022 @ KIA Forum – Los Angeles, CA

Amon Amarth Sparks Up Los Angeles’ Kia Forum For End Of Tour Explosion All Photos by Chris Loomis Setting up a great compatible heavy metal tour package can be done in a variety of ways, but oftentimes, it is rare to have four stellar bands on the line up with no local openers. On Saturday […]