Monthly Archives April 2017

High Voltage presenta: Especial AC/DC en Jazz Café San Pedro!


La gente de High Voltage regresa a escena este sábado 29 de abril presentándonos un arrollador especial del aclamado grupo Australiano AC/DC.

Con su estilo y originalidad, la banda tributo a AC/DC en Costa Rica retorna al Jazz Café San Pedro en este 2017 ofreciéndonos un repertorio de lo mejor de la prestigiosa agrupación desde sus inicios, hasta su último disco, Rock Or Bust.

Ha sido desde el año 2014 en que High Voltage, de manera usual, ha venido desatando locura y emoción entre de los amantes del buen rock a través de shows de altísima calidad, cargados de luces, proyecciones en pantalla gigante y adrenalina pura en acción, por lo que es un evento que no debés dejar pasar!

High Voltage es:

Juan Rodríguez: Voz
Jose Pérez: Guitarra Principal
Roger Rojas: Guitarra Rítmica

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Jerry Cantrell Recalls Layne Staley ‘Egging’ Him on to Sing Lead Vocals in Alice in Chains


During a recent Q&A session at Rock Fantasy Camp, Alice in Chains’ Jerry Cantrell revealed that Layne Staley encouraged him to take on a more active role in singing lead vocals.

As Alice in Chains began to take charge of the ’90s alternative rock scene, the Seattle group dwelled further and further on their two-man vocal attack, conjuring some of rock’s most beautiful and unnerving harmonies.

“I had a pretty strong background in choir throughout junior high and high school,” Cantrell said, according to Alternative Nation. “I was like the president of my choir in high school. We used to perform acapella, four-part harmony acapella state competition type stuff, like Bartok, great classical type stuff, so kind of dark brooding harmonies and stuff like that.”

“Plus all the bands...

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Godsmack Hope to Perform Debut Album in Full on 20th Anniversary Tour Next Year


To celebrate the 20th anniversary of their self-titled debut album, Godsmack are looking to perform the LP in full on the road in 2018. According to frontman Sully Erna, the decision to mark the occasion has delayed the release of a new record.

“We were going to drop a record this year. We didn’t want the records to be so spaced apart, but it kind of seems like a theme with us, it’s always three or four years before another record comes out,” Erna tells The Rod Ryan Show on Houston’s 94.5 The Buzz. “Part of that is because by the time it takes you to write and record and tour on an album, it’s 18 months to two years...

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Watch DAVE GROHL And His Mother Discuss ‘From Cradle To Stage’ Book In New Promo Video


FOO FIGHTERS frontman Dave Grohl’s mother has just released a new book titled “From Cradle To Stage: Stories From The Mothers Who Rocked And Raised Rock Stars”, which features interviews that Virginia Hanlon Grohl conducted with 18 rock mothers, including the moms of musicians like RUSH’s Geddy Lee and RAGE AGAINST THE MACHINE’s Tom Morello.

Also in the book are interviews with the mothers of BEASTIE BOYS’ Mike D, Miranda Lambert, MAROON 5’s Adam Levine and the late Amy Winehouse.

A new promotional video for “From Cradle To Stage: Stories From The Mothers Who Rocked And Raised Rock Stars” in which Virginia Hanlon Grohl and Dave Grohl discuss the book’s contents in a phone call can be seen below.

Dave Grohl has penned the foreword to “From Cradle To Stage: Stories From The Mothers Who Rock...

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CHUCK BILLY: How TESTAMENT Survived Music Industry Changes In Last 30 Years


Chuck Billy, vocalist of the thrash metal band TESTAMENT, stopped by WSOU 89.5 FM in conjunction with the band’s appearances in the New York City area to talk music and more with station music director Mike Colantuoni. Just hours before TESTAMENT’s April 20 show at the Starland Ballroom in Sayreville, New Jersey, Billy spoke with the long-running metal and hard rock college radio station about the band’s latest album, “Brotherhood Of The Snake”, their tour with SEPULTURA and PRONG, the songwriting process and changes within the music industry. Billy also talked about the thirtieth anniversary of TESTAMENT’s debut album “The Legacy”, which was released on April 21, 1987, and revealed that the group is already working on songs for the follow-up to “Brotherhood of the Snake”.

Speaking about ...

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