Episode 322: Savoy Brown’s Kim Simmonds

In Episode 322 of the Iron City Rocks Podcast we are joined by Savoy Brown founder, Kim Simmonds. Kim and company are currently touring the Northeast with a stop in Pittsburgh at Moondogs on December 9th. Kim talks about...

DVD Review: Richie Blackmore’s Rainbow – Memories in Rock: Live in Germany

It had been nearly 20 years since Richie Blackmore’s Rainbow performed as a band.  In that time it is well known that Richie stepped away from rock music and developed a very successful career in Renaissance music.  We all...

Bon Jovi’s Tico Torres and David Bryan talk This House Is Not For Sale

This House Is Not For Sale is Bon Jovi’s 14th studio album and the first without long-time guitarist and songwriter Richie Sambora.  Admittedly with only half of the duo that penned many of the band’s biggest hits, I was...

DVD Review – Mötley Crüe – The End

Gutsy. That’s what you call waiting to film a concert DVD on the final night of a tour. Mötley. That’s what you call filming your last show EVER for a DVD.  At least that’s the pledge from Mick, Vince,...

ZZ Top – Clay Center – 11/9/16

Photos courtesy of Steve Kalinsky Before closing out their 2016 touring year, ZZ Top played the beautiful 1,800 seat Clay Center in Charleston, West Virginia. ZZ Top will be back in 2017 with a dates in Northfield, Ohio Feb...

Episode 321: Slaves on Dope and September Mourning

In Episode 321 of the Iron City Rocks Podcast we are joined by Jason Rockman from Slaves on Dope.  Jason fills us in on their new album Horses.  We are also joined by September form the band September Mourning.  September...

Episode 320: The Outlaw’s Henry Paul

In Episode 320 of the Iron City Rocks Podcast we are joined by Henry Paul of the Outlaws. The Outlaws are set to release a killer new, dual disk, live album, Legacy Live, on November 11th.  Henry talks with...

Episode 319: PGH Brewtal Beer Fest and Vermithrax

In Episode 319 of the Iron City Rocks Podcast we focus on the PGH Brewtal Beer Fest which takes place on November 6th at Spirit in Lawrenceville.  This events features a lot of heavy music and a lot of...

Steve Vai – Hard Rock Live – 10/25/2016

There were three reasons to celebrate in Cleveland Tuesday night. The Cavaliers received their title rings, The Indians won the first game of the World Series and more up my alley…Steve Vai was at the Northfield HardRock Casino celebrating...

Episode 318: Inside Metal’s Carl Alvarez

In Episode 318 of the Iron City Rocks Podcast we are joined by the co-producer of the Inside Metal film series.  Carl talks with us about how the project got off the ground, lining up the artists, developing the...