A Decade of Dio 1983 – 1993 Dio Rhino, 2016 For such a diminutive man, Ronnie James Dio had an out-sized voice and formidable presence. When he shrugged off the mortal coil in 2010, he left an impressive musical legacy which lasted four decades and continues even now with 2 tribute bands comprised of former… [Continue Reading]

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Legacy Volume Two Celtic Thunder Legacy Recordings, 2016 Celtic Thunder is back with another great CD/DVD combo document, less than a year after the wild success of Volume 1. Celtic Thunder is a musical/theatrical group with a a show strong on vocal harmonies and and ensemble numbers. With a nice cross section of traditional Irish… [Continue Reading]

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ALL HAIL THE YETI’s “Haunted & Damaged” Headline Tour with FINAL DRIVE Begins Tomorrow   New Album Screams From A Black Wilderness Out Now via Minus Head Records Order Now via Bandcamp, Amazon or iTunes  ALL HAIL THE YETI has a busy summer/fall touring schedule planned, and it all begins tomorrow in Phoenix, AZ! The… [Continue Reading]

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NAPALM RECORDS News Updates For July 28   SKINDRED – Announce European Tour Dates Together With ZEBRAHEAD!   All those who think Soulfly is now too monotonous, or Korn too compromising, need only look to SKINDRED and their latest album Volume(2015, Napalm Records) to bring what somehow seems lost from the Nu-Metal genre! Since 1998,… [Continue Reading]

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 THE DEVIL WEARS PRADA & MEMPHIS MAY FIRE ANNOUNCE FALL 2016 NORTH AMERICAN DATES “THE RISE UP TOUR” LOS ANGELES, CA – (TUESDAY, August 2, 2016) — The Devil Wears Prada will hit the road this fall, co-headlining “The Rise Up Tour” with Memphis May Fire.  Silverstein will Special Guest* and Like Moths to Flames… [Continue Reading]

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Former EMMURE Guitarist Jesse Ketive Produces New VIBRATER Track “New Era of Terror”   Watch “New Era of Terror” Video Here   Introducing VIBRATER: Featuring Founding Members of NYC Industrial Metal Veterans BILE   Emerging from the depths of New York City and featuring founding members of industrial metal veterans Bile, newly formed hardcore metal… [Continue Reading]

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One Sock Missing/Crappin’ you Negative Grifters Fat Possum Records, 2016 Album re-issues have become to records labels what movie sequels are to movie companies and Sylvester Stallone, a sure way to make at least a couple of bucks, flogging something that was popular (sort of) once before. And why not? The hip young version of you… [Continue Reading]

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AUDIOTOPSY Announce US Headline Dates       Debut Album Natural Causes Out Now on Napalm Records AUDIOTOPSY, the powerhouse foursome featuring guitarist Greg Tribbett (Mudvayne, Hell Yeah), drummer Matt McDonough (Mudvayne), vocalist Billy Keeton (Skrape) and bassist Perry Stern will be returning to the road this summer in support of their debut album Natural… [Continue Reading]

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Another Day Lost Bruce Mountain Band Independent Release, 2016 From Riverside California comes Bruce Mountain Band, and they are an bare-knuckle dust up of a band. With gritty, unkempt guitars roiling wildly against a rock solid rhythm section, this band plays with psychedelia and all the grittiness grunge ever claimed. The end result, a flowing,… [Continue Reading]

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Escape From Jurisdiction B Soles of Passion Independent Release,2016 by Cathal Cart With a synth driven throwback sound and the the sort of change driven lyrics make for a memorable combination. Opening with “Say I Will,” the vocals are processed and you will find yourself aching to wear parachute pants and work a Rubik’s Cube… [Continue Reading]

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Songs For You Ray Goren Independent Release, 2016 There’s a timeless quality to the blues when it’s done right. Ray Goren, a young guitar prodigy from California touches on the core themes of the blues,with sacrifice, “Rise Together,” and difficult love, “I Need You Here to Stay.” all the while Goren offers up guitar work… [Continue Reading]

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Valient Thorr w/Hammer Fight Live at the SportsPage, Satellite Beach,FL Saturday, May 29, 2016 Valient Thorr are hard to nail down in a few words. With a great throwback mid 70’s sound that includes enticing twin guitar leads reminiscent of Thin Lizzy, there’s a great big catch all of references that include Rainbow, Motorhead, and… [Continue Reading]

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Ready For the Sun, Pt.1 Athena Independent Release, 2016 Athena found herself in Los Angeles working on this project with producer Ethan Allen (Sheryl Crow, Better Than Ezra) the sum result being a total of 80 songs recorded has been winnowed down to 13 songs for a three part series of EPs. “You Bring Me… [Continue Reading]

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CJ Ramone w/Rushmore, The Areolas, Broken Gold The Back Booth, Friday, May 27, Orlando, Florida The Ramones changed the rules on what was to be expected from a band, both musically and in terms of personalities. CJ Ramone joined the fabled band in 1989, after founding member Dee Dee Ramone called it quits. I saw… [Continue Reading]

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Agnostic Front w/Coldside, Rhythm of Fear, and The Lower Orders Live at The Boondocks Saturday, May 21, Melbourne, FL Agnostic Front are hardcore. From it’s inception and through all it’s mutation’s and cross-breedings with other musical stylings, they are the undisputed godfathers of New York hardcore. And as they rapidly approach their 4rth decade, they… [Continue Reading]

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Everything’s Beautiful The Recordings of Miles Davis Reimagined by Robert Glasper Columbia/Legacy, 2016 Miles Davis was legendarily fearless. Never one to repeat himself artistically, neither for money or popularity, once he had done something, he just moved forward, on to the next thing. Robert Glasper, a young, hip Grammy winning jazz pianist, has the audacity… [Continue Reading]

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Sometimes Julie Bright Side of the Line Independent Release, 2016 From San Diego comes Sometimes Julie, a solid blues rock act, who sound promising at every turn. Kicking off ths EP with “Emily,” the song is punched up with horns, and interesting quiet breaks. This isn’t another, rote, by the numbers band. Title track, “Bright Side… [Continue Reading]

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The Sword w/ Purson Live at The Social Wednesday, May 11, Orlando FL Wednesdays in Orlando have been blessed with some fairly phenomenal shows as of late. Sword with UK supporting act, Purson, pulled into Orlando and blew the roof off The Social. Purson, fronted by Rosalie Cunningham, delivered a darkly enchanting set. Post psychedelic… [Continue Reading]

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Hell Cat MammaBear No Ego Records, 2016 There’s an honest vulnerability to the lyrics MammaBear attaches to it’s songs. No bravado or swaggering boasts, just a profound desire to connect with someone else personal level. Title track “Hell Cat” is a folk song dressed up with smooth electric finery. It’s stomps like a roots rock… [Continue Reading]

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Halloween Mask 7” Peach Kelli Pop Burger Records, 2016 Lo-fi, DIY and hard to resist, Peach Kelli Pop are coarse on the edges and achingly sugar sweet in the center. There’s three songs from this California quintet, and each is distinctive and notable. “Halloween Mask” is a midtempo pop in the vein of Big Star.… [Continue Reading]

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Butch Trucks and the Freight Train Band w/The Ries Brothers The King Center Thursday, April 24, Melbourne, FL The difference four months can make in the life of a touring band can be monumental. And band is a key word here. Since seeing them last in late December, Butch Trucks and the Freight Train Band… [Continue Reading]

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Gold Under the Glow The Hip Abduction Independent Release , 2016 From St. Petersburg, FL, comes The Hip Abduction, an upbeat, world beat sort of band, who sidestep easy catagorization. This is the bands third release and it is positively bursting with expectation. There’s indie, Afro-pop, and reggae in this genre-defying audio gumbo, as well… [Continue Reading]

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’76 Hillbilly Vegas SMG Records Nashville, 2016 In this day and age of endless remakes, should some fool movie executive got into their pointy head to take another stab at Roadhouse, then Hillbilly Vegas would be the perfect act to portray the house band. Boisterous and occasionally sentimental, this is a rowdy crew who love… [Continue Reading]

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La Arana Es La Vida Kid Congo & the Pink Monkey Birds In the Red Records, 2016 Sordid, seedy and feelin’ like they have licentious intentions, this latest disc from Kid Congo & the Pink Monkey Birds, rocks like they are coming apart at the seams. This is garage rock at it’s skeeziest best. This… [Continue Reading]

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Monster Hole Monster Hole Independent Release, 2016 Cocoa Beach’s own Monster Hole are serving up seriously deep grooves. Forgoing sunny themes, the band is better suited to the feel of gritty, exhaust combining with salt air during bike week. There’s a nice combination of rock flanged with blues touches. Monster Hole is Frank O.G., vocals… [Continue Reading]

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Harley Flanagan Cro-Mags MVD Audio, 2016 This is a classic, true to form, old-school hardcore album. Clocking in at 24 heart pounding minutes, this is a musical dust up meant to motivate and agitate. Naming a solo release after the legendary band he co-founded may seem unusual, but Flanagan’s been at odds with them for… [Continue Reading]

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Robin Trower The King Center Friday. April 1, Melbourne, FL Robin Trower is by all accounts a legend. His seminal album, Bridge of Sighs, is considered by many to be one of the finest rock guitar albums ever recorded. And now, 42 years on, it holds up just fine against anything you can compare it… [Continue Reading]

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Stereopticon Gary Lucas & Jann Klose Cosmic Trigger Records/The Orchard, 2016 This collection of songs by folk duo Gary Lucas & Jann Klose is light, airey and playful. The melodies float effortlessly, with a delicate purposfulness. Most of the songs are spare acoustic and vocal numbers with precious few additions, leaving them to stand on… [Continue Reading]

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Alabama at Night Robbie Fulks Blood Shot Records, 2016 There’s twelve songs here, but it could just easily be 12 short stories about people living in troubled, uneasy country towns. There’s a lyrical effortlessness to Fulks songwriting whether he’s playfully telling us about “Aunt Peg’s New Old Man,” or the world weary “Never Come Home.”… [Continue Reading]

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Spooky Fingers Genki Genki Panic Independent Release, 2016 Genki Genki Panic lurk creepily, like a creepy lurking thing. Their hauntingly, memorable variety of 60’s horror themed rock will insert itself into the darkest part of your psyche. The part that still pauses cautiously before entering a dark room, the room where strange sounds can be… [Continue Reading]

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EDITOR CLEANS CLOSET!! Selling Records CHEEEE-AAAP!!

Here you go. thanks for the interest. Records for Sale: Not an Alphabetical List Part 1 Prices do not include shipping. Shipping will be standard USPS unless otherwise requested imdaeditor@gmail.com John Lennon & Yoko ono Double fantasy $6 James Brown Showtime $7 Devo: Freedom of Choice  $6 Pete Townshend Who came First $7 Tommy Soundtrack Rolling Stones: Jamming with Edward                    $20 Jerry Garcia Garcia $10  (has cut out bin hole punch) JJ Cale Naturally $10 Little Richard and Jimi Hendrix $12 Kiki Dee Band   I’ve got the music in me Blood, Sweat, & Tears  $10 all four New City, B,S, & T 4, Child is the Father to the Man,  … [Read More...]

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New Dio Box Set is Five Hours of Rainbows, Wizards and Kick Ass Metal

A Decade of Dio 1983 - 1993 Dio Rhino, 2016 For such a diminutive man, Ronnie James Dio had an out-sized voice and formidable presence. When he shrugged off the mortal coil in 2010, he left an impressive musical legacy which lasted four decades and continues even now with 2 tribute bands comprised of former band mates. There's so much that can be said about his musical journey, notably that … [Read More...]

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Celtic Thunder Returns

Legacy Volume Two Celtic Thunder Legacy Recordings, 2016 Celtic Thunder is back with another great CD/DVD combo document, less than a year after the wild success of Volume 1. Celtic Thunder is a … [Read More...]

Bruce Mountain Band Crank Out The Jams

Another Day Lost Bruce Mountain Band Independent Release, 2016 From Riverside California comes Bruce Mountain Band, and they are an bare-knuckle dust up of a band. With gritty, unkempt guitars … [Read More...]

Ray Goren Plays the Blues for You

Songs For You Ray Goren Independent Release, 2016 There's a timeless quality to the blues when it's done right. Ray Goren, a young guitar prodigy from California touches on the core themes of … [Read More...]

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New Dio Box Set is Five Hours of Rainbows, Wizards and Kick Ass Metal

A Decade of Dio 1983 - 1993 Dio Rhino, 2016 For such a diminutive man, Ronnie James Dio had an out-sized voice and formidable presence. When he … [Read More...]

Celtic Thunder Returns

Legacy Volume Two Celtic Thunder Legacy Recordings, 2016 Celtic Thunder is back with another great CD/DVD combo document, less than a year after … [Read More...]

The Grifters Re-issues Rock Out Recklessly

One Sock Missing/Crappin' you Negative Grifters Fat Possum Records, 2016 Album re-issues have become to records labels what movie sequels are to … [Read More...]

Bruce Mountain Band Crank Out The Jams

Another Day Lost Bruce Mountain Band Independent Release, 2016 From Riverside California comes Bruce Mountain Band, and they are an bare-knuckle … [Read More...]

Soles of Passion Plan Their Escape

Escape From Jurisdiction B Soles of Passion Independent Release,2016 by Cathal Cart With a synth driven throwback sound and the the sort of … [Read More...]

Ray Goren Plays the Blues for You

Songs For You Ray Goren Independent Release, 2016 There's a timeless quality to the blues when it's done right. Ray Goren, a young guitar … [Read More...]

Valient Thorr Intergalactic Road Show

Valient Thorr w/Hammer Fight Live at the SportsPage, Satellite Beach,FL Saturday, May 29, 2016 Valient Thorr are hard to nail down in a few words. … [Read More...]

Athena is Ready For the Sun

Ready For the Sun, Pt.1 Athena Independent Release, 2016 Athena found herself in Los Angeles working on this project with producer Ethan Allen … [Read More...]

CJ Ramone Remains True to his Roots

CJ Ramone w/Rushmore, The Areolas, Broken Gold The Back Booth, Friday, May 27, Orlando, Florida The Ramones changed the rules on what was to be … [Read More...]

Agnostic Front – Still Hard To The Core

Agnostic Front w/Coldside, Rhythm of Fear, and The Lower Orders Live at The Boondocks Saturday, May 21, Melbourne, FL Agnostic Front are hardcore. … [Read More...]

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THE DEVIL WEARS PRADA & MEMPHIS MAY FIRE ANNOUNCE FALL 2016 TOUR DATES

 THE DEVIL WEARS PRADA & MEMPHIS MAY FIRE ANNOUNCE FALL 2016 NORTH AMERICAN DATES "THE RISE UP TOUR" LOS ANGELES, CA - (TUESDAY, August 2, 2016) -- The Devil Wears Prada will … [Read More...]

Former EMMURE Guitarist Jesse Ketive Produces New VIBRATER Track

Former EMMURE Guitarist Jesse Ketive Produces New VIBRATER Track "New Era of Terror"   Watch "New Era of Terror" Video Here   Introducing VIBRATER: Featuring Founding Members of NYC Industrial … [Read More...]

AUDIOTOPSY Announce US Headline Dates

AUDIOTOPSY Announce US Headline Dates       Debut Album Natural Causes Out Now on Napalm Records AUDIOTOPSY, the powerhouse foursome featuring guitarist Greg Tribbett … [Read More...]

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Interviews

Q&A with Christie Belanger

Q&A with Christie Belanger Christie Belanger has been writing and playing music for 13 years and has developed into a powerful singer and … [Read More...]

No guitars? No problem!

On the Road Again, Part V No guitars? No problem! By Gregg Troyan Lipstick is band that has gone through numerous lineup changes in our short time … [Read More...]

The Show Must Go, . . .Huh?

On the Road Again, Part IV Stuck Inside of Mobile by Chuck Lazaras The tour was almost over. We’d been out for two weeks and had played New Orleans … [Read More...]

Parker Moore’s Rig Rundown

Parker Moore's Rig Rundown Parker Moore plays guitar for Oakland's excellent Catholic Radio. The band is currently promoting their two-part release, … [Read More...]

Little Kids and Dummy’s in Brooklyn

AfroPunkFest 2013 Battle of the Bands Finals, Free Candy, Brooklyn NY As told by Chris Bacchus Two years ago we worked our way into the finals … [Read More...]

This LIPSTICK Won’t Smudge!

This LIPSTICK Won't Smudge! An interview with Lipstick's Greg Troyan From deep in the heart of Country comes a retro blast of feedback and Aqua Net … [Read More...]

FABLE CRY’s Zach Ferrin Gets Down to Brass Tacks!

Zach Ferrin Get's Down to Brass Tacks interview w/M.A. Rivera Zach Ferrin sings, sneers and proudly postures as the frontman for Nashville's Fable … [Read More...]

Ben Meyer’s Rig Run Down

Ben Meyer's Rig Run Down Time to break out your notebook 'cuz Ben Meyer's gonna take you to school. For the unintiated or those too lazy to use … [Read More...]

We Don’t Need No Stinkin’ Drummer!!

On the Road Again, part 3 We Don't Need No Stinkin' Drummer!! by Paul Wunder We were doing a gig in Philly at a place called Grendel's Lair. Our … [Read More...]

Get in the Van Before it Breaks Down Again

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