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One of your favorite rock classics has an unusual origin, related to – of all things – a comedy by Mel Brooks. The title of the 1975 Aerosmith song “Walk This Way”, known for singer Steven Tyler’s shrill vocals and iconic guitar riff, was directly inspired by the comedy horror film “Young Frankenstein”. The title …

Jerry Morales August 9, 2021 – 10:08 PM American progressive rock group Coheed and Cambria released the “artistic” clip for the first single from their tenth album titled “Shoulders.” The song follows their non-album single “Jessie Girl 2” featuring Australian-American musician Rick Springfield who fell last year. The track opens with an electric guitar solo …

Glenn Tilbrook and Chris Difford of Squeeze. Photo by Danny Clifford British rock band Squeeze makes a stop in Portland as they cross the country on a 24-date headlining tour. Additionally, the band plays a handful of opening shows for Hall & Oates. There aren’t many albums that I can’t get enough of, and the …

Concerts in the Park, a long-running and popular free outdoor series presented by the Vashon Park District, will return after a one-year hiatus at 7:30 p.m. Thursdays August 5-26 in Ober Park . This year, the local band lineup will intentionally showcase the richness and variety of Vashon’s music scene, featuring well-known island names, said …

Duran Duran has teamed up with Japanese rockers CHAI for their latest single ‘More Joy’. According to Nick Rhodes, Duran Duran’s keyboardist, the song was originally the product of a jam session between band members, Graham Coxon of Blur, and producer Erol Alkan. “It was such an unusual piece that we weren’t quite sure it …

Fans of this Seattle-based rock band adore the Foo Fighters for their heavily distorted guitars, earworm riffs, aggressive drum beats, and the straightforward vocals of frontman and guitarist Dave Grohl. However, with their latest release “Hail Satin”, under the playful name Dee Gees, the band offers four rock covers of classic Bee Gees songs. The …

The Michigan artist and former member of Guided by Voices opens his Midwestern tour on Friday at the Grand Rapids Listening Room. The interview with Local Spins, with his choices of songs and artists who influenced him the most. On the Road Again: Tobin Sprout, right, and his band perform in GR’s listening room this …