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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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Steve Morse of the Dixie Dregs Checks off his Bucket List

Innovative rock fusion guitarist Steve Morse caught up with us on WNJR 91.7 FM in Washington (Pittsburgh, PA) and online at WNJR.org to talk about the current Dixie Dregs reunion tour...

Britny Fox – Michael Kelly Smith Interview

While the turn of the music scene separated the band more than eight years ago, they never truly called it quits. Aside from their solo efforts, Britny Fox always had hoped...
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DC Cooper of Royal Hunt Interview

The History Growing up in Bradford County, about 2 1/2 hrs East of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, DC Cooper's first live vocal performance was with his uncle's band at a bar in Johnstown, PA...

Ronnie James Dio Unlocking His Secrets

When it comes to his vocal capabilities, Ronnie James Dio says, “It’s a matter of knowing how to do it…have some talent, have some technique and have a brain to use...
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Sammy Lee of Red Reign Interview

The Pure Rock Shop discusses the new EP with Richmond, Virginia-based melodic rockers Red Reign with drummer Sammy Lee. “Red Reign’s single “Not that Way” is a fresh new addition to The...
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KIX – December 17, 2017 – Pittsburgh, PA

When a band’s Facebook profile lists their biography as “The best damn rock band you will ever see live,” one may think that they are full of themselves, and perhaps they...
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When the Seas Part – A Great White Story

It seems that the past several months have brought about many shake-ups amongst some of the most successful hard rock bands in existence, and even though Great White vocalist Jack Russell...

Rikki Rockett of Poison Interview

After selling millions of records, having 12 top ten hits, and still headlining near sold out shows across the country despite the demise of pop metal, there are still critics. But...
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Brother Latham talks Beasto Blanco “Live from Berlin”

We caught up with Beasto Blanco guitarist Christopher "Brother" Latham to discuss the band's latest release "Live in Berlin" as well as the evolution of the band, progress on their third...
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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...
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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...