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Rock Cellar Magazine | Recap: Simple Creatures and Bones UK at the Fonda Makes for a Great Tuesday Night in Hollywood
November 13, 2019
Recap: Simple Creatures and Bones UK at the Fonda Makes for a Great Tuesday Night in Hollywood

You know how you can tell when big-name musicians are having all the fun in the world with a new project? That’s very much the case with Simple Creatures, the...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: ‘Everything Opposite,’ the New EP from Simple Creatures (Mark Hoppus and Alex Gaskarth)
November 7, 2019
Out Now: ‘Everything Opposite,’ the New EP from Simple Creatures (Mark Hoppus and Alex Gaskarth)

Back in April, Simple Creatures — the collaborative project between Blink-182 bassist Mark Hoppus and All Time Low’s Alex Gaskarth — released its debut EP. It was the melding of...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: ‘Strange Love,’ the Debut EP from Simple Creatures (Blink-182’s Mark Hoppus and All Time Low’s Alex Gaskarth)
April 1, 2019
Out Now: ‘Strange Love,’ the Debut EP from Simple Creatures (Blink-182’s Mark Hoppus and All Time Low’s Alex Gaskarth)

Simple Creatures is the pop-punk duo fans didn’t expect but secretly hoped for, and the band’s debut EP has arrived. consisting of All Time Low’s Alex Gaskarth and Blink-182‘s Mark...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Simple Creatures (Blink-182’s Mark Hoppus and All Time Low’s Alex Gaskarth) Premiere Video for ‘Strange Love,’ EP Out 3/26
February 21, 2019
Simple Creatures (Blink-182’s Mark Hoppus and All Time Low’s Alex Gaskarth) Premiere Video for ‘Strange Love,’ EP Out 3/26

Simple Creatures came as a surprise to most folks via Twitter in late January. Alex Gaskarth, front man of the pop-punk band All Time Low, would later reveal on his...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Concert Review: Blink-182 + Lil Wayne (and Neck Deep) at the Forum in Los Angeles — A Mix of Styles That Works Quite Well
August 9, 2019
Concert Review: Blink-182 + Lil Wayne (and Neck Deep) at the Forum in Los Angeles — A Mix of Styles That Works Quite Well

When you first hear it, the pairing sounds odd. Blink-182, the veteran alt/punks known for sophomoric humor and their late ’90s-early 2000s brand of catchy pop/punk and iconic rapper Lil...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Behind the Curtain: Prepping for the End of the World with Jeff ‘Skunk’ Baxter
November 14, 2019
Behind the Curtain: Prepping for the End of the World with Jeff ‘Skunk’ Baxter

In this latest Behind the Curtain entry, Steve Rosen recounts an unexpectedly serious chat with Jeff “Skunk” Baxter, then of the Doobie Brothers, all about survival.  Imagine the world is...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Behind the Curtain: Cataloging Vinyl vs. Catching a Young Eric Johnson at the Whisky a Go Go
October 11, 2018
Behind the Curtain: Cataloging Vinyl vs. Catching a Young Eric Johnson at the Whisky a Go Go

I remember it was a Wednesday night sometime in early 1980 when the phone rang. My friend, Craig, wanted to see a guitarist named Eric Johnson in Hollywood. I had...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Gene Simmons Q&A: Career Endurance, KISS' Legacy and Paul McCartney's Influence
October 7, 2016
Gene Simmons Q&A: Career Endurance, KISS' Legacy and Paul McCartney's Influence

Outspoken and brash, arrogant and opinionated, profane and vulgar, supremely narcissistic and sexist, are among the colorful descriptions both the public and media foist at KISS’ founding member Gene Simmons....

Rock Cellar Magazine | Behind the Curtain: Interviewing Led Zeppelin in 1977
May 6, 2014
Behind the Curtain: Interviewing Led Zeppelin in 1977

Steve Rosen has been writing about the creatures of rock and roll for 40 years. His stories have appeared in and on Guitar World, Guitar Player, Guitarist, Total Guitar and...