Journalist (Long Beach, NY, USA)
- Darren Paltrowitz is a New York resident (and Long Island native) with over 15 years of entertainment industry experience. He began working around the music business as a teenager, interning for the manager of his then-favorite band Superdrag. In the years following, he has worked with a wide array of artists including OK Go, They Might Be Giants, Mike Viola, Tracy Bonham, Loudness, and Rachael Yamagata.
In our recent chat with Godsmack frontman Sully Erna, we discussed the new album When Legends Rise (due April 27th via BMG), touring with Shinedown, and the band’s future.
We spoke with Jeff Rosenstock about his music and new album, POST-, out now via Polyvinyl Records.
One of the most interesting people in rock today, Maynard James Keenan, took some time to speak with us about wine, restaurants, a pizza truck, and new A Perfect Circle album, Eat The Elephant.
When talking with Randy and Jason Sklar by phone, music was a constant topic being referenced. We also covered their comedic documentary Poop Talk and forthcoming audiobook for Audible, Sklars & Stripes.
After many years of hustling, 2018 is shaping up to be a banner year for Ohio-based rock artist Mick Blankenship. We spoke with the musician about his new album Crown of Apathy, free time, and working with Disturbed’s John Moyer.
So, the bottom line is that Ritchie Blackmore stuck to his guns, did things his way, and ultimately proved that he can be successful no matter what.
The bottom line is that George Thorogood & The Destroyers’ recordings still sound fantastic in 2018, and if you are an audiophile, then Greatest Hits: 30 Years Of Rock would be a smart addition to your LP collection.
We had a lovely chat with Helena Cos of the Spider Rockets about the band’s new album Along Came A Spider, guinea pigs, cooking and much more.
Jimmy O. Yang may be best known for playing “Jian Yang” on the HBO hit Silicon Valley, but there is A LOT more to the this Angeles-based entertainer.
We spoke with Impact World Champion and “Food Fight” Author Austin Aries about music, veganism, and much more.
We spoke with Hinder drummer Cody Hanson about hard partying, memorable tours, and the band’s latest release for The End Records, The Reign.
All in all, if you are a fan of Vanilla Fudge, this is a worthwhile purchase.
Last year, Shep Gordon was honored at the 13th Annual Hamptons Happening in New York, as benefiting the Samuel Waxman Cancer Research Foundation. In advance, Gordon answered a few questions via e-mail.
New to the market is a limited-edition version of Pet Sounds of which only 2,000 copies were produced.
To learn more about Quiet Riot's recent Frontiers Records-released studio effort Road Rage (among other things), we spoke with drummer Frankie Banali and vocalist James Durbin!
We had the pleasure of speaking with Dave Koz and discussed his work on the new Foo Fighters' release, goals, hobbies, and the smooth jazz legend's relationship with rock music.
We chatted with Pop Evil drummer Hayley Cramer about the band's upcoming self-titled Entertainment One release, touring, British pubs and why she hits the skins.
While on the road in support of We're All Alright!, we had the pleasure of chatting with Cheap Trick's lead guitarist and principal songwriter Rick Nielsen by phone.
On February 7, 2018, it was announced that Mr. Big drummer Pat Torpey passed away due to complications of Parkinson's Disease at the age of 64.
Audiophiles are the target audience for the 40th anniversary re-issue of ABBA - The Album from Universal Music Enterprises offshoot Polar Music.