GOING GOING GONE Wildside are the latest in a string of casualties for Rock N’ Skull festival UPDATED: WildSide frontman Drew ‘Rose’ Hannah posts statement and Rock N’ Skull adds a band! PEKIN, Illinois — In what seems to be somewhat of a domino effect, yet another band has pulled out of the Rock N’ Skull festival. The latest casualty are Los Angeles based rockers WildSide, who were slotted to perform on day 3 of the event. Metal[…]Read More »
ROCK N’ FAIL … SouthGang pulls out of Rock N’ Skull after ‘Contract negotiations fail’ with the promoter
ROCK N’ FAIL SouthGang pulls out of Rock N’ Skull after ‘Contract negotiations fail’ with the promoter MARIETTA, Georgia — SouthGang has dropped off of Rock N’ Skull. SouthGang was first announced last November (2016) that the group would appear at the October 2017 event. Now after being advertised for nearly 7 months, it looks like that is no longer the case. Rock N’ Skull promoter Justin Murr confirmed the news with a posting on Facebook that[…]Read More »
ANOTHER ONE BITES THE DUST Rock N’ Skull loses Ted Poley of Danger Danger PEKIN, Illinois — Metal Sludge has learned that Rock N’ Skull has lost yet another feature act from their October festival lineup. This time it’s Ted Poley, the voice of Danger Danger. Poley has appeared at Rock N’ Skull in years past as a solo act, and with Danger Danger. Since the original Rock N’ Skull promo poster (see below) for the[…]Read More »
FASTER POLEYCAT … Ted Poley joins Faster Pussycat at M3 Rock Festival, pneumonia sidelines Taime Downe
FASTER POLEYCAT Ted Poley joins Faster Pussycat at M3 Rock Festival, pneumonia sidelines Taime Downe COLUMBIA, Maryland — Faster Pussycat pulls out all stops and performs set without the band’s leader, founder and vocalist Taime Downe. As reported by Metal Sludge Faster Pussycat frontman Taime Downe has been hospitalized with severe pneumonia. Faster Pussycat have been on tour and due to Downe’s condition had to cancel their Thursday night show in Pennsylvania. The band also tweeted their M3 Rock[…]Read More »
SHOCK ME Rock N’ Skull rumored to be losing weekend headliner Ex-Kiss guitarist Ace Frehley PEKIN, Illinois — Metal Sludge has an industry insider alleging that former Kiss guitarist Ace Frehley will not be appearing at Rock N’ Skull 2017 as advertised. The annual event is in its 5th year and the event’s promoter Justin Murr has said: “Go big or go home” in early promotions for the late fall festival. But now it appears that[…]Read More »
DROP N’ SKULL Rock N’ Skull rumored to be dropping more bands from 2017 event PEKIN, Illinois — According to sources Rock N’ Skull will soon announce dropping more bands off their 2017 event. A band member close to the event, alleges that the promoter is approaching select acts with an offer or option to ‘pull out’. One of our sources also alleges some of the groups are resistant to do so. The source noted these groups have[…]Read More »
“80’s In The Park” announce 2016 Florida festival for August 25th-28th Melbourne, FLORIDA — Florida is known for it’s sunshine, delicious orange juice and of course the “80’s in the Park” music festival. The Sunshine state will once again give fans of the 80’s something exciting to do at “80’s in the Park”. This year the Melbourne auditorium will host the 4 day party on August 25th through the 28th. Currently billed for the late summer[…]Read More »
Poll Results. Most overrated hairband, favorite 80s blond rocker & KISS set list for Rock n' Roll Hall of Fame should have included "I Was Made For Lovin' You" according to the KISS Army?
Most overrated hairband, favorite 80s blond rocker & KISS set list for Rn’R Hall of Fame? Polls — It’s been a while since we posted some of our Poll results so here we go! We asked you “Who is the most Overrated Band from the 80s?” and we have a winner. It’s Motley Crue. It was a close race between Hollywood’s original devil shouters and the Glam Slam Kings of Noise Poison[…]Read More »
Danger Danger announce 25th Anniversary Reunion Show in Amityville New York with all original line up.
Danger Danger announce 25 year reunion show in New York with all original line up Facebook — Ok folks.. This is IT! One night only! The only U.S. show with the ORIGINAL lineup! Ted Poley, Andy Timmons, Bruno Ravel, Steve West and Kasey Smith! Will there be more? Of course anything is possible, but as of today, This is it! DON’T MISS IT! Tickets on sale now HERE! Danger Danger @ WebSite –[…]Read More »