Month: February 2016

Rick Springfield releases new Rocket Science album

Rick Springfield is on fire! Well, not literally, but there’s no doubt the man most known for “Jessie’s Girl” is as prolific and busy as he’s ever been. Fresh off his appearance at the iHeart80s Party, Springfield surprised fans by dropping his latest album – his 18th! – called Rocket […]

Marshall Amp Mini Fridge

As far as rock ‘n’ roll conversation pieces go, this looks to be one of the best. What appears to be an almost 3 ft. tall Marshall amplifier is actually an Energy Star compliant mini fridge with freezer, perfect for your man cave, college dorm or just to have an […]

Legendary Mini Guitars

Whether you dig rock, blues, pop, country or jazz, the centerpiece to those styles of music is the guitar. And in a lot of cases the guitars played by world-famous musicians are as recognized as the artists who play them. Guitars can be expensive, replicas of famous guitars even more […]

Heart 40th anniversary plaques

February 14th 2016 marked the 40th anniversary of the release of “Dreamboat Annie,” the debut album by the Wilson sisters of Heart. To mark the occasion, the band is releasing a series of commemorative Platinum Award albums and fan appreciation plaques celebrating the anniversary, the 16 studio albums released by […]

Retro cassette table

Take a look at this! A beautiful, customizable piece of art designed to look like that classic music delivery system, the cassette tape, and a functional centerpiece to your living space as well. From the Taybles website: TAYBLES is comprised of three young artist/entrepreneurs (Taylor, Justin and Zach) who set […]

On The Record: Bruce Springsteen

We are reaching way back this time, almost 40 years, to an interview with a 28 year-old Bruce Springsteen. The year was 1978, and a pre-MTV J.J. Jackson was the “Rock ‘n’ Roll Expert” for KABC 7 in Los Angeles. Complete with his ‘70s era mustache, Jackson takes us backstage […]

Soundwaves FM #20: It’s Raining 80s!

We celebrate the artists and music of two major 80s events: the iHeart 80s Party and the 80s Cruise, among them Billy Idol, Huey Lewis and the News, Kool and the Gang, Richard Marx, Tears for Fears, Culture Club, Tiffany, Rick Springfield, Missing Persons, and more! Hosted by Dennis Willis […]

David Lee Roth returns to the Web

We heard you missed him! He’s back! David Lee Roth, classic Van Halen front man, solo artist and world-renowned crazy bastard is back online after a year-long hiatus. DavidLeeRoth.net came back on line on Super Bowl Sunday with an all new Roth Show, which is exactly the kind of rapid […]