WORLD ROCK

INTERVIEW WITH VOCALIST OF GANESA GROUP
The debut album of the Petrozavodsk group Ganesa “First Sigh” was released in 2014. He came into our hands almost a year later, but better late than never. Ganesa group,…

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20 INTERESTING FACTS ABOUT HIM GROUP
HIM is a Finnish rock band founded in 1991 by vocalist Ville Valo, guitarist Mikko Lindstrom and bassist Mikko Paananen. Since 1999, drummer Mika Karppinen has been a regular participant,…

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WHAT IS ROCK MUSIC 70-80s
Led Zeppelin, Pink Floyd, Grand Funk, Deep Purple, Black Sabbath, Nazareth, Sweet, Kiss ... It was then that these and similar groups turned rock from a purely entertainment genre into…

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TRIUMPHIC RETURN LED ZEPPELIN

More than five years have passed since the reunion of the legendary rock band Led Zeppelin, which took place as part of a concert in honor of Ahmet Ertegun at London’s O2 Arena. Now the fans of the group are discussing the news about a possible release of a DVD recording the performance.

Good news for music lovers was brought by one of the Belgian radio stations. If you believe this source, CD and DVD editions will please fans of the group in October. Moreover, the musicians themselves promise an unusual cover and several exclusive concert recordings as a bonus.

This concert, held in 2007, was the first for Led Zeppelin since 1980, which was overshadowed by the death of drummer John Bonham. Music critics unanimously call this performance the most significant event in the world of rock music of the 21st century. There were about 20 million people who wanted to see the reunion of the legendary group, but not everyone was lucky to get to the concert. Continue reading

RICHIE VALENCE – ROCK-N-ROLL STAR

A simple American guy Richie Valens (his real name is Richard Esteban Valenzuela Reyes) was born on May 13, 1941 in the city of Pacoima, located in California. When he was three years old, his parents divorced. After this event, for a while, Richie lived with his father, who was a professional guitarist.

Richie learned to play the Spanish guitar from him. This happened when the boy was only six years old. And at the age of nine, although Richie was left-handed, he did a good job with this tool. But in 1951, his father died, and Richie went to live with his mother. It should be said that the Valenzuelan family was large, and Richie took his aunt under his care. This care had a beneficial effect on the future work of Richie, because it was the aunts who introduced him to Mexican folk music. At the same time, he began to get involved in songs in the country style, which sometimes slipped on the radio. Continue reading

Haley Williams ABOUT MYSELF AND PARAMORE MAGAZINE ROLLING STONE

Hayley Williams on “Ain’t It Fun” (“Isn’t that fun?”) And Paramore’s new album. Williams most significant hit on her team and why she was tired of talking about her hair.

More than a year has passed since Paramore released their famous fourth album of the same name in 2013, their own ambitious effort, similar to a big reload (their first album as a trio). It was a risk, the album did not have famous rock bands from major labels releasing four discs per album. Their album included 17 tracks, over an hour of recordings (including interlude, strings and choir). While Paramore’s fame slowly erupted, the band’s first album as a trio released 2 platinum singles: “Still Into You” and “Ain’t It Fun,” which subsequently had cross-success, entrenched in Billboard’s weekly rock charts, Adult Top 40 (one of the Billboard charts, consisting of the 40 most popular pop songs) Continue reading

12 INTERESTING FACTS ABOUT HAYLEY WILLIAMS

Hayley Williams
Hayley Nichole Williams (born Hayley Nichole Williams; born December 27, 1988, Meridian, Mississippi) is the vocalist of the American rock band Paramore.

Career

At the age of 13, she moved from her hometown of Meridian with her family to Franklin, Tennessee due to problems at school. In her new school, she met her brothers Josh and Zach Farro (later a solo guitarist and drummer Paramore). Back in school, she tried to get into the funky cover band The Factory, where he played Jeremy Davis (later, Paramore bass player). Continue reading

INTERESTING FACTS ABOUT METALLICA GROUP

Metallica is an American metal band formed in 1981. Performs music in the style of thrash metal and heavy metal.

Metallica has had a great influence on the development of metal and is included (along with bands such as Slayer, Megadeth and Anthrax) in the “Big Four Thrash Metal”. Metallica’s albums have sold a total of more than 100 million copies worldwide, making it one of the most commercially successful metal bands. In 2011, one of the largest metal music magazines Kerrang! in a June issue, Metallica recognized as the best metal band in the last 30 years. Continue reading

Rock of the 70s (part 2)
In the second half of the 70s, all young people were passionate about punk. Punks did not allow access to the stage, it was impossible to perform if you do…

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Rock of the 70s (part 1)
Rock and roll, and later the so-called “avant-garde”, corresponded in time to riots that shocked the foundations of society. Alain Dister, author of the book “English Rock”: “Rock, which invaded…

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What is Glam Rock
Gary Glitter in the heyday of his careerGlam rock (from the English Glam rock, which in turn comes from glamorous - “spectacular”) is a genre of rock music that arose…

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Rock history
Rock historyIn general, the history of rock music has its roots in the distant past. The term "rock music" is a generic name for the many directions of modern rock.…

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