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15 Bands To Watch At Lollapalooza + The Importance Of Concerts For Mental Health
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15 Bands To Watch At Lollapalooza + The Importance Of Concerts For Mental Health

With the return of Lollapalooza hitting Grant Part in Chicago, IL this summer spanning a massive 4 days, we've wanted to break down 15 artists playing that we'd recommend and give you some song choices along the way. Since we are excited for the return of live music as well I also wanted to take a moment also to talk about the benefits that live music and concerts / festivals can have for ones mental health. (more…)
Tickets on Sale for LOLLAPALOOZA 2021
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Tickets on Sale for LOLLAPALOOZA 2021

After the harsh reality that has been COVID this past 15+ months and the normalcy of life resuming, Lollapalooza has announced it will be returning to Grant Park in IL this late July / August just in time to celebrate its 30th anniversary. With a lineup featuring headliners such as newly inducted to the Rock And Roll Hall Of Famers Foo Fighters, Post Malone, Tyler The Creator and Miley Cyrus they've got their bases covered for fans of all ages and genres. Lasting 4 days though this will for sure be an event with something for everyone to watch be it rock legends Journey, nu-metal legends Limp Bizkit, or current stars such as Marshmellow and Megan Thee Stallion. https://www.lollapalooza.com/tickets Tickets are now on sale with 4 day passes started at $350 with payment plan options ...
(The Don’s Hit List with The Don & The Grizz Ep. 255):  DANNY ZELISKO
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(The Don’s Hit List with The Don & The Grizz Ep. 255): DANNY ZELISKO

Contributor's Note:  Legendary concert promoter Danny Zelisko joined The Don's Hit List with The Don & The Grizz for the 255th episode via FAB Radio International.  In this episode, Danny Zelisko discusses his book "All Exce$$ Occupation: Concert Promoter", which has a foreword written by legendary baseball player Kirk Gibson and received rave reviews from Rob Halford, Roger Waters and Larry LeBlanc of Celebrity Access.  Here is what they talked about: 0:00 - We start with the musical intro from “Please Please Me” By The Beatles  We begin to his book:  All Access: Occupation:  Concert Promoter  We talk about how The Beatles “Please Please Me” was the song that sparked his love for music How The Beatles appearance on Ed Sullivan was the moment he knew what he wanted to d...
(Album Review) “Holy Ground” by THE DEAD DAISIES
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(Album Review) “Holy Ground” by THE DEAD DAISIES

2021 is opening with a bang as The Dead Daisies, a collective of talented classic rock musicians, release their new album ‘Holy Ground’. This release follows their debut self-titled album in 2013, four studio albums, one live and one covers album. With the rocky times of last year, here’s to hoping the music industry can recover and thrive again soon. Opening with the title track, ‘Holy Ground’, this album establishes its tone and style without revealing all the cards in one go. The record features an array of styles all clearly bringing a powerful classic rock sound, but with some added pizazz here and there. Everything feels well balanced and executed from the off. The guitar tones bring a good range of distorted and cleaner lead sounds (something I always look for), the bass and drums ...
(The Don’s Hit List with The Don & The Grizz Ep. 193):  HALO
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(The Don’s Hit List with The Don & The Grizz Ep. 193): HALO

Contributor's Note:  Rising country singer/songwriter HALO appeared on the 193rd episode of The Don's Hit List with The Don & The Grizz via FAB Radio International.  In this episode, HALO discusses how she got her start in country music and her "brainstorm" writing process.  Sometimes she's just sitting at home and song lyrics come to her and sometimes she's at the grocery store and song lyrics come to her.  On December 22nd, HALO released her single and music video for "Driving Me Crazy" and she has several other singles out, including a vocal cover of "Separate Ways" by legendary arena rock band Journey.  Fans can find HALO at the following locations: www.facebook.com/legithalomusic www.instagram.com/legithalomusic www.legithalomusic.com Fans can find The Don's Hit Li...
(The Don’s Hit List with The Don & The Grizz Ep. 190):  Arnel Pineda of JOURNEY
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(The Don’s Hit List with The Don & The Grizz Ep. 190): Arnel Pineda of JOURNEY

Contributor's Note:  Arnel Pineda of Journey joins The Don's Hit List with The Don & The Grizz for the 190th episode via FAB Radio International.  Arnel came on to discuss the Christmas single that he released "This Christmas--A Beacon of Hope" via Imagen Records, where proceeds go towards the Arnel Pineda Foundation, Inc.  which provides his home country of Philippines education, food, medical attention and health services for underprivileged children in his home country.  Arnel grew up as a street kid and had a psychic come up to him stating that his life would change forever fronting a really famous band.  Check out the Christmas single "This Christmas--A Beacon of Hope" via Songwhip and Imagen Records below: https://songwhip.com/arnelpineda/this-christmas-a-beacon-of-hope ...
(Mark Dean Interviews):  Legendary bassist JAMES LOMENZO
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(Mark Dean Interviews): Legendary bassist JAMES LOMENZO

Contributor's Note:  Mark Dean spoke with legendary bassist James Lomenzo for Madness To Creation on the Covid-19 pandemic, his latest project with Echobats, and the legacy of his career in hard rock and heavy metal music.  James has been involved in many bands, most notably White Lion from 1984 to 1991, Megadeth from 2006 to 2010, Black Label Society and was even a contestant on the CBS hit reality television show "The Amazing Race".  The current Echobats project involves Tony Harnell(TNT), Joel Hoekstra(Whitesnake/TSO) on guitars, Eric Levy(Night Ranger), Matt Starr(Ace Frehley, Mr. Big) and of course James Lomenzo himself.  Echobats has recently released the music video for "Save Me From Loving You".  Fans can find Echobats at the following locations: www.facebook.com/echobatsofficia...