The hottest rock festival in the east, the M3 Rock Festival just announced their full lineup for 2010. The Scorpions are the headliner, plus Cinderella, Kix, Vince Neil, Winger, Nelson, Trixter, Jetboy, Dizzy Reed of Guns N’ Roses, Bang Tango, ZO@ and Black Mambooza (who?!)
Please visit M3 Rock Fest online for more info!!
Get the new Joe Perry song, “We’ve Got A Long Way To Go” for free today at Amazon.com!
Every once in a while, I will stumble upon a band that stops me dead in my tracks. Rock Sugar’s “Don’t Stop the Sandman” might be the best video I have seen in 2010. I am not kidding…..watch it here! :)
A brand new commercial is now available for the Behind the Player DVD at: http://www.acefrehley.com/video/
Ace Frehley has released ‘Behind the Player’ a retrospective DVD chronicling his work as one of the world’s most influential guitar players. The DVD will be released worldwide January 19th, through IMV, Rocket Science Ventures and Sony/RED.
The DVD features the iconic Spaceman talking about his life as a guitar player, including rare photos and video footage. Ace also gives in depth lessons for his KISS classics “Shock Me” and “Cold Gin.” The DVD includes an all-star jam session of Ace playing with George Lynch, John 5, Matt Sorum, Chris Wyse and Tommy Clufetos. Frehley says, “I haven’t done anything like this before, but liked what they were doing with the Behind The Player series. Jamming the tracks with the guys was a lot of fun.”
Ace Frehley Behind The Player is available NOW at music retailers and for digital download everywhere. Or you can order on Amazon today.
Up and coming Autralian Tour Dates:
Feb 1, 2010: Perth, Metro Fremantle
Feb 4, 2010: Adelaide, HQ
Feb 5, 2010: Melbourne, Palace
Feb 7, 2010: Sydney, Enmore
Feb 8, 2010: Brisbane, Tivoli
WaveGroup, best known for it’s long history in music game development, including it’s contributions to the original Guitar Hero™ and Rock Band™ games, today announced licensing agreements with major recording artists including renowned guitar virtuoso Steve Vai, to distribute their music in Rock Band™. WaveGroup will work with the artists’ original recordings, transforming them into playable Rock Band™ tracks, then releasing the music through the Rock Band Network Music Store. WaveGroup brings years of experience in music game development to the Rock Band Network initiative, and is working closely with Harmonix Music Systems during the beta period to develop this new way of distributing music to the masses.
“WaveGroup is the premiere production team for interactive music videogames and I was thrilled to partner with them on my songs,” said guitar icon Steve Vai. “Now I can jam with people in the comfort of their own plastic!”
For more information, visit Wavegroup.com.
The following videos are sneak peaks of Steve’s songs authored by WaveGroup for the Rock Band Network. They will be available very soon as downloadable content via the Xbox Live marketplace in-game store.