Thursday, July 31, 2014

Starts Today! 07/31/14 - 08/02/14 Wacken 2014 @ Wacken, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany

07/31/14 - 08/02/14 Wacken 2014 @ Schleswig-Holstein, Germany



Complete festival lineup and details: Wacken.com

Check out just some video of the weeks and weeks worth of preparations, sweat and hard work that go into producing the worlds largest and most celebrated Heavy Metal festival!














...and it all starts TODAY!

Starts Today! 07/31/14 - 08/02/14 Resurrection Fest 2014 @ Viveiro, Spain

07/31/14 - 08/02/14 Resurrection Fest 2014 @ Viveiro, Spain

-Complete festival details: ResurrectionFest.es

Canceled! 07/31/14 Jesus Christ Superstar @ Xcel Energy Center, St. Paul, MN

(Canceled) 07/31/14 Jesus Christ Superstar @ Xcel Energy Center, St. Paul, MN
(Image via NYCDreamin Archives)

Andrew Lloyd Webber's legendary rock musical "Jesus Christ Superstar" was to have toured the U.S., playing in arenas this month, featuring former Sex Pistol Johnny "Rotten" Lydon in the role of King Herod. At some point earlier this summer the entire tour was canceled. Maybe it's just as well, actually...



One From The Archives: 07/31/98 Cinderella/ Hair Of The Dog @ Medina Entertainment Center, Medina, MN

07/31/98 Cinderella/ Hair of the Dog @ Medina Entertainment Center, Medina, MN
(Image via NYCDreamin Archives)

Wednesday, July 30, 2014

12/14/42 - 07/30/14 RIP Richard "Dick" Wagner - Guitarist, Alice Cooper Group/ Lou Reed Band/ More


(Image via WagnerMusic.com)

The rock music world is in mourning this afternoon as news spreads that guitarist Dick Wagner passed away earlier today, July 30th, 2014, at the Scottsdale Healthcare Shea Medical Center in Scottsdale, AZ. He was 71 years old. After battling back from several serious and debilitating health issues in the past several years, the Iowa born guitarist who grew up in Saginaw Michigan was once again hospitalized recently and underwent a "cardiac procedure." The his cause of death has been listed as respiratory failure.

Today we have lost a legend...

Read more:

"Dick Wagner, Esteemed Michigan Rock Guitarist, Dead at 71" - Detroit Free Press
"Dick Wagner, Guitarist for Alice Cooper, Lou Reed and More Dies at 71" - Billboard.com


In November of 2013, Wagner sat down for a lengthy interview about his music career, via Skype, with "One on One with Mitch Lafon." Here is that interview.




One From The Archives: 07/30/94 Yngwie Malmsteen @ Mirage, Minneapolis, MN

07/30/94 Yngwie Malmsteen @ Mirage, Minneapolis, MN
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Tuesday, July 29, 2014

The Oddfathers "Hey You!" Video Debut

BRAND NEW video for you this morning from Minneapolis rockers The Oddfathers!



-Join the Family! "Like" The Oddfathers on Facebook.

-Order your own copy of the Jack Douglas produced "The Oddfathers in Part I":
-Amazon.com (Digital Download) or (Physical Copy)

-The Oddfathers 2012 debut "Double Live 45" is also still available!
Bandcamp.com/The Oddfathers (Digital Download) or (Physical Copy)


One From The Archives: 07/29/95 Kiss Convention @ Westin Hotel Copley Place, Boston, MA

07-29-95 Kiss Convention @ Boston, MA (Top) 07-29-95 Kiss Convention @ Boston, MA (Bottom)
(Image via NYCDreamin Archives)

07/29/95
Kiss Convention
@ Westin Hotel Copley Place, Boston, MA
Attendance/ Capacity: N/A

Setlist:
Comin' Home/ Plaster Caster/ Goin' Blind/ Do You Love Me/ Domino/ Nothin' To Lose/ Sure Know Something/ Calling Dr. Love/ Take Me/ A World Without Heroes/ Every Time I Look At You/ All The Way/ Rock Bottom/ Mr. Speed/ C'Mon And Love Me/ God Of Thunder/ Shandi/ She/ Strutter/ Hide Your Heart/ Spit/ Let Me Know/ I Still Love You/ War Machine-Sex Type Thing/ Christine Sixteen/ Hard Luck Woman/ Heaven's On Fire/ Cold Gin/ Lick It Up/ I Love It Loud/ Rock And Roll All Nite



One From The Archives: 07/29/96 Voi Vod/ Malevolent Creation/ Monstrosity/ Dumpster Juice/ Hot Karl @ Mirage, Minneapolis, MN

07/29/96 Voi Vod/ Malevolent Creation/ Monstrosity/ Dumpster Juice/ Hot Karl @ Mirage, Minneapolis, MN
(Image via NYCDreamin Archives)

One From The Archives: 07/29/96 Great White/ Kanine Zowie @ Iron Horse, Crystal, MN

07/29/96 Great White/ Kanine Zowie @ Iron Horse, Crystal, MN
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Friday, July 25, 2014

One From The Archives: 07/25/74 Kiss/ Rush/ Ronny Legg @ Centennial Hall, London, Ontario, Canada

07/25/74 Kiss/ Rush/ Ronny Legg @ London, Ontario, Canada

07/25/74
Kiss/ Rush/ Ronny Legg
@ Centennial Hall, London, Ontario, Canada
Attendance/ Capacity: N/A / 1,500

*This was the first of 51 shows that Rush would open for Kiss throughout 1974 - 1975.

Thursday, July 24, 2014

Starts Today! 07/24 - 26/14 Halfway Jam XI @ Royalton, MN

07/24 - 26/14 Halfway Jam 2014 @ Royalton, MN

-Full event details: HalfwayJam.com

UPDATE: Video!

Thursday

Winger - Reb Beach guitar Solo


Saturday

April Wine - "Enough Is Enough"


Vixen Radio Promo interview /w/ Rockin' 101 FM, St. Cloud, MN

Starts Today! 07/24 - 26/14 Headbangers Open Air 2014 @ Brande-Hornekirchen, Germany

07/24 - 26/14 Headbangers Open Air 2014 @ Brande-Hornekirchen, Germany

-Full event details: Headbangers-Open-Air.de

One From The Archives: 07/24/98 Iron Maiden/ Dirty Deeds @ Medina Entertainment Center, Medina, MN

07/24/98 Iron Maiden/ Dirty Deeds @ Medina Entertainment Center, Medina, MN
(Image via NYCDreamin Archives)

One From The Archives: 07/24/94 Edgefest (I) @ Apple River Amphitheatre at Floatrite Park, Somerset, WI

07/24/94 Edgefest 1 @ Apple River Amphitheatre, Somerset, WI (Top) 07/24/94 Edgefest 1 @ Apple River Amphitheatre, Somerset, WI (Bottom)
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Wednesday, July 23, 2014

One From The Archives: 07/23/75 Kiss/ Mushroom @ Wildwood Convention Center, Wildwood, NJ

07/23/75 Kiss/ Mushroom @ Wildwood, NJ

07/23/75
Kiss/ Mushroom
@ Wildwood Convention Center, Wildwood, NJ
Attendance/ Capacity: N/A / 2,000

Setlist:
Deuce/ Strutter/ Got To Choose/ Hotter Than Hell/ Firehouse/ She/ Ace Solo/ Nothin' To Lose/ C'mon And Love Me/ Gene Solo/ 100,000 Years/ Peter Solo/ Parasite/ Black Diamond/ Cold Gin/ Rock And Roll All Nite/ Let Me Go Rock 'N' Roll

*The 5th and final show recorded for the upcoming "Kiss Alive!" album.

One From The Archives: 07/23/98 Alice Cooper/ Coup de Grace @ Medina Entertainment Center, Medina, MN

07/23/98 Alice Cooper/ Coup de Grace @ Medina Entertainment Center, Medina, MN
(Image via NYCDreamin Archives)

Tuesday, July 22, 2014

Today! 07/22/14 Black Diet/ Les Nessman/ The Oddfathers/ The Hepperly Band @ RAGBRAI 2014 @ Waldorf College Campus, Forest City, IA

07-02-14 The Oddfathers @ Target Field, Mpls, MN (0072)
(Photo: Bryan Kuntz - NYCDreamin' Archives)
Minneapolis-based "new classic" rockers The Oddfathers trek south to Iowa for only the second time ever and will be performing tonight as part of the entertainment schedule at the Forest City, IA stop on the RAGBRAI 2014 bike tour course.

07/22/14
RAGBRAI 2014 Forest City Stop
/w/ Black Diet/ Les Nessman/ The Oddfathers/ The Hepperly Band
@ Waldorf College Campus, Forest City, IA

*Music starts at 4:00pm and runs through midnight.
*This is a FREE event and is open to the public!

07/22/14 RAGBRAI 2014 @ Forest City, IA

Update: Video!
(Listen for The Oddfathers, briefly, beginning at 1:30)

Sunday, July 20, 2014

Released: 07/20/99 E.ric S.inger P.roject "ESP"

1999 ESP Promo Postcard (Front)
Promo Postcard (Front)
(Images via NYCDreamin Archives)

1999 ESP Promo Postcard (Reverse)
Promo Postcard (Reverse)

1999 E.S.P. CDBooklet (Autographed by John Corabi)
CD Booklet - Autographed by John Corabi