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TPRS Classic Interview: Alex Skolnick of Testament

It may have taken Alex Skolnick a few years to find a way to relate to his school classmates, but he says that the hottest band in the world offered up...
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Ron Taylor of Lillian Axe Interview

When Dave Tedder of Z-Records approached Lillian Axe last year about doing a live album, the band, who had drifted apart musically several years ago, found it technically impossible. But when...

Robert Mason of Warrant – Louder Harder Faster Interview

Robert Mason of Warrant discusses his longtime friendship with the band Warrant and how he came to be the band's third singer, as well as his writing process and getting to...
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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...
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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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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...

Jordan Rudess of Dream Theater Interview

Jordan Rudess was first united with Dream Theater when Kevin Moore left the band several years ago. In fact, Moore had given the band his name as a possible replacement, since...