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2014-02-19 08:28:29

Paul Bibbins' debut novel follows Joe Kool Jack as he inserts himself into historic rock & roll moments in Forrest Gump fashion DALLAS, Feb. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The protagonist of Paul Bibbins' debut novel, Rock & Roll, Sex, and Fools ...The Slow Fade to Black of Mr. Joe Kool Jack, is a spin master who weaves humorous and raunchy alternate realities from documented rock & roll history. In his mind, and his mind alone, he is the genius and driving force behind many of...

2013-10-24 16:24:50

The Global Rise Of 'Rock-A-Bye, Baby (The Blues Rock Anthem)' Heralds The Seismic Birth Of Jimmi Hood's Alpha Brand -- Uber-Rock: Classic Rock For The 21st Century NORTHPORT, N.Y., Oct. 24, 2013 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Inspired by a Billboard article entitled "30+, Music For Grown-Ups, 80 Million Customers With No Place To Go", Jimmi Hood, a no-nonsense American rock singer, songwriter, guitarist and multi-instrumentalist record producer is defying last century's outmoded...

2013-08-16 23:22:34

Vintage concert poster buyer, Andrew Hawley seeks 1950s and 1960s rock n roll Globe Concert Posters. Globe Posters of Baltimore was a leading printer of the top Motown, blues and rock n roll concert posters. San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) August 16, 2013 Vintage concert poster buyer, Andrew Hawley seeks 1950s and 1960s rock n roll Globe Concert Posters. Globe Posters of Baltimore was a leading printer of the top Motown, blues and rock n roll concert posters. According to Hawley, "Globe...

2013-06-18 12:28:38

The Science of Rock 'n' Roll Debuts June 20 DETROIT, June 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- "The Science of Rock 'n' Roll," a 10,000 square-foot traveling exhibit that celebrates the great history of the music genre and the key role science plays in its development, will take the stage at the Michigan Science Center (Mi-Sci) on June 20, 2013. This new, upbeat exhibit was developed by Elevation Productions and engages visitors with seven interactive galleries. Detroit, which has a long...

2013-05-15 23:33:38

Aljoya Thornton Place opens Jini Dellaccio and Chris Bennion Photo Exhibition, May 23. Seattle, WA (PRWEB) May 15, 2013 Preeminent photographers, Jini Dellaccio and Chris Bennion, converge rock music and theater in the exhibition, Two Worlds. The show is free to the public and opens Thursday, May 23rd with a reception from 4:00 p.m. — 6:00 p.m. at Aljoya Thornton Place, 450 N.E. 100th St. in North Seattle. Jini Dellaccio brought a remarkable degree of sophistication to her...

2013-01-22 08:27:38

NEW YORK, Jan. 22, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The latest campaign for the John Varvatos brand features music legend Jimmy Page, the guitarist of "the greatest rock and roll band of all time" Led Zeppelin, paired with the 28-year-old emerging American music talent Gary Clark Jr. The images and short film were shot in London by Danny Clinch, against a textured backdrop at the historic Rivoli Ballroom, where the two sharply dressed subjects stand out in iconic black and white portraits. (Photo:...

2013-01-18 23:00:41

Andrew Hawley from Vintage Rock Posters, a serious buyer of original 1950's and 1960's boxing style rock n roll concert posters, announces his search for original 1958 Alan Freed Buddy Holly Big Beat Concert Posters. Alan Freed, a rock music evangelist at the time, coined the word “rock n roll.” Denver, CO (PRWEB) January 18, 2013 Andrew Hawley from Vintage Rock Posters, a serious buyer of original 1950's and 1960's boxing style rock n roll concert posters, announces his search...

2012-08-28 06:26:20

CLEVELAND, Aug. 28, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame announced that the digital logs for Moonalice's "It's 4:20 Somewhere" have been acquired for the Library and Archives. Libraries and archives collect, preserve and provide access to the materials that best capture important moments and movements in history, regardless of format, and the Moonalice logs help tell the story of music's digital revolution; specifically the rise of direct-from-artist (DFA) distribution....

2012-04-23 23:01:35

Alfred Music Publishing, the world leader in educational print music publishing since 1922, releases Led Zeppelin Guitar Method Book & Enhanced CD set, the first ever guitar method to feature songs from the legendary band, with instructional material by award-winning authors Ron Manus and L. C. Harnsberger. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) April 23, 2012 Alfred Music Publishing, the world leader in educational print music publishing since 1922, releases Led Zeppelin Guitar Method Book &...

2011-10-04 09:18:00

NEW YORK, Oct. 4 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- By day, they are consultants who work with companies to improve business performance. But on Saturday night, it was a different kind of performance that brought the house down and earned them the title of "best corporate band" in America. Ernst & Young LLP announced today that American PI, a rock and roll band featuring 11 of its Advisory Performance Improvement professionals, won first place in the 11(th) Annual FORTUNE Battle of...