Out Now: ‘Rise,’ the Debut EP from Richie Sambora + Orianthi’s RSO (Listen)

Out Now: ‘Rise,’ the Debut EP from Richie Sambora + Orianthi’s RSO (Listen)

On Sept. 29, a 5-song EP was released by a new project featuring two celebrated six-string masters: Richie Sambora, longtime guitarist of Bon Jovi, and guitarist Orianthi. The genre-hopping project goes by the name RSO (blending their initials), and the EP is titled Rise. From the press release: RSO displays the undeniable chemistry that Sambora and […]

Rock and Roll Hall of Fame 2018: Bon Jovi, Radiohead, the Cars, Dire Straits, Eurythmics, Rage Against the Machine Among Nominees

Rock and Roll Hall of Fame 2018: Bon Jovi, Radiohead, the Cars, Dire Straits, Eurythmics, Rage Against the Machine Among Nominees

The official list of nominees for inclusion in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame‘s 2018 class was announced on Thursday, and it’s a pretty formidable group of acts, including: Bon Jovi Radiohead The Cars Depeche Mode Kate Bush Dire Straits Eurythmics The Moody Blues J. Geils Band Judas Priest Rufus Featuring Chaka Khan Nina […]

In Appreciation of The Raspberries

In Appreciation of The Raspberries

Why the Raspberries will ALWAYS matter to me, and why they SHOULD matter to you The focus of the new HBO series Vinyl has been the music industry of the early 1970s – specifically the happenings around one fictitious record company, American Century (likely an amalgam of a few companies that existed at the time). The stories behind […]

Robby Krieger & Friends: Rocking Out for the Children of St. Jude – 2015 Fundraiser Recap (Photos)

Robby Krieger & Friends: Rocking Out for the Children of St. Jude – 2015 Fundraiser Recap (Photos)

The 8th Annual Medlock Krieger Celebrity Golf Invitational raised over half a million dollars for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital on October 5, 2015. The event’s co-founders, legendary guitarist Robby Krieger of the Doors and renowned sports artist Scott Medlock, hosted the event at Moorpark Country Club in Southern California. This year’s sponsors included Microsemi, Mercedes […]