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.
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. This is our brief homage to the talented musician.
Audiophiles are the target audience for the 40th anniversary re-issue of ABBA - The Album from Universal Music Enterprises offshoot Polar Music.
If you are a fan of Veruca Salt's hooks and fuzz-heavy guitars, this is a must-have. And if you are and/or were not a fan of Veruca Salt, well, that's a bummer.
So, long story short, it's time to reconsider Ringo Starr's solo output and thanks to Universal Music, we get to hear some of that output with restored audio.
In celebration of the harder roots of PureGrainAudio
-- and its recent acquisition of BrokenAmp.com
-- here are 5 music videos which perfectly integrate metal and LEGO for maximum fun!
Recorded at A&M Records Studio in May 1985, “Stars” was helmed by Ronnie James Dio to help raise money for famine relief in Africa.
When talking with Mike Love by phone about the possibility of more unreleased material, it seems more will be coming from both The Beach Boys and Love vaults in the near-future.