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.
The New York City metro area rarely has more than a handful of worthwhile outdoor festivals to check out each year. September 15 through 17, 2017 brought the third annual edition of The Meadows Music & Arts Festival.
To learn more about the new Steve Albini-recorded album Keep The Coffins Coming, we had the pleasure of doing some Q&A with Frank Iero.
Glen Campbell deserves to be regarded of as both one of the all-time great country singers and one of the top session musicians of the 1960s, and Live Anthology 1972 - 2001 helps cement that legacy.
Taped on February 2, 1994, the two-disc set features a combination of live performances, conversation, and traditional interviewing.
The concert performances included are top-notch and showcase everyone in fine-form. Truly a must-watch for anyone interested in rock guitar.
Let's get the rating out of the way...If you are a long-time fan of Slipknot, this is a must-purchase item.
Also announced today was Clio Music Honorary award recipient Kasseem Dean, better known worldwide as Swizz Beatz.
Q&A with Douglas Harr about his incredible coffee table book, Rockin' The City Of Angels.
Heart guitarist Nancy Wilson's new star-studded band with Liv Warfield, Roadcase Royale, is now on tour with Bob Seger
What Jericho is preaching often includes his shortcomings, emphasizing the mistakes he had made on the journey to get to where he is now.
While Re-Animator has received the deluxe re-issue treatment before, this edition from Arrow Films features a lot of impressive bonus features.
To learn more about how some inspirational people stay positive and productive, we spoke to 14 people on behalf of PureGrainAudio: Not surprisingly, coffee factored into more than one of these responses. But so did having fun.
Collective Soul bassist Will Turpin spoke to us about the band's 10th studio album, solo efforts, and performing at WTFest in Brantford, Ontario on July 29th.
Check out the premiere of the music video for the new single "Long Gone" from Porter Block.
While attending this year's St. Kitts Music Festival, we had the pleasure of interviewing Stu Cook and Doug "Cosmo" Clifford of Creedence Clearwater Revival at the event's press conference.
Hailing from Mississippi, Paul Johnson and The About Last Nights is not your average band from the Hospitality State. In this Q&A with frontman Johnson, he came across as a personable, enthusiastic and motivated individual.
Alt-rockers Dishwalla are back with their new album Juniper Road in July via Pavement Entertainment/Sony RED. We spoke with founding bassist Scot Alexander about the new music, Santa Barbara bands, and more.
We had the pleasure of talking with alt-J's Gus Unger-Hamilton about the band's new album Relaxer, touring North American, playing massive venues, and just being silly.
Face To Face vocalist and guitarist Trever Keith spoke to us about Protection, touring, CBGB, KRS-One, and much more!
In support of Defying Gravity, Mr. Big -- still comprised of Martin, Gilbert, Sheehan and Torpey -- is in the midst of a world tour. We had the pleasure of speaking with Mr. Martin about his life on-stage and off.