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Jeff Pilson of Dokken Interview

With the driving strengths behind Dokken lying in their vocal harmonies, arena-style guitar explosions, and adrenalized live performances, for many fans it was a great disappointment to see the band waver...

An Interview with Mike Tramp

Mike Tramp says that his philosophy on life is that "you gotta take the good with the bad," but whether he is playing in front of a handful of dedicated fans...
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Chris Caffery of TSO Talks Tour, Conditioning, Nutrition and More

Chris Caffery of Trans-Siberian Orchestra and Savatage took the time recently to provide The Pure Rock Shop with an in-depth interview regarding TSO's 2016 tour which you can listen to below: During our...

A Cinderella Story – Fred Coury Interview

After finishing up with their last day of practice, Cinderella back is ready to hit the road on June 13 as special guests on Poison's Power to the People Tour. Drummer...

Paul Gilbert of Mr. Big Interview

The Pure Rock Shop talks to one-time local guitarist Paul Gilbert about growing up outside of Greensburg, Pennsylvania before starting guitar school in Los Angeles and ultimately forming Mr. Big with...

Steve Morse: The Beginning, the End…and Two Resurrections

As Steve Morse recalls his first inspiration to play guitar, memories of initially playing the clarinet (because his brother played the clarinet); loving the Beatles for Lennon’s mid-range sound, Harrison’s guitar...
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Steel Panther Discusses the Good Old Days of Danger Kitty

Last week, The Pure Rock Shop had the opportunity to witness the comic genius of Steel Panther.  Follow us back in time to an interview we had with Michael Starr just...
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Ryan Roxie of the Alice Cooper Band Interview

The Alice Cooper Band got up close and personal with their fans and showcased solo projects from various members at an intimate performance at Moondog's in Blawnox (Pittsburgh, PA) this Thursday...
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Paul O’Neill and Chris Caffery Discuss TSO and Savatage in 1999 Interview

After the instrumental "Christmas Eve (Sarajevo 12/24)" from Savatage's rock opera "Dead Winter Dead" was received surprisingly well by radio across the country during the holidays following its 1995 release, Savatage...
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John Corabi Talks Dead Daisies and Motley Live

The Pure Rock Shop caught up with John Corabi for an interview on 91.7 FM WNJR in Washington/Pittsburgh (and on WNJR.org) while in he was in New York rehearsing with The...
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Chuck Billy of Testament Preaches the Brotherhood of the Snake

Chuck Billy of Testament recently joined The Pure Rock Shop Radio Show to discuss their latest album "Brotherhood of the Snake" which was recently released on Nuclear Blast Records. During our exclusive interview, Chuck talks...
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Mark ‘Gus’ Scott of Trixter Releases Solo Christmas Album

Trixter drummer Mark 'Gus' Scott catches up with The Pure Rock Shop on 91.7 FM WNJR in Washington, PA  to discuss his involvement with the Hope 4 Kids International Charity, his...