An Evening with Sevendust @ HOB in Los Angeles April 11, 2014



An acoustic performance by Sevendust is probably something you don’t ever want to miss. On April 11, 2014 at the House of Blues in Los Angeles Lajon Witherspoon and the rest of the crew left their fans moved and wanting to hear more, as variety of songs were played acoustically yet heavy.

If you missed the show, be sure to check out the rest of their tour dates near you, and jump on the music experience. An acoustic version of any band’s songs for many is a way to connect and feel closer to the lyrics, voice and instrument.

For full review and more pictures in print get a copy of our next issue of Rock N Roll Industries Magazine coming out very soon!

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Apr 20 Knitting Factory Concert House Boise, ID Tickets
Apr 21 The Complex Salt Lake City, UT Tickets
Apr 22 Gothic Theatre Englewood, CO Tickets
Apr 24 Arvest Bank Theatre at The Midland Kansas City, MO Tickets
Apr 25 Mojoes Joliet, IL Tickets
Apr 26 The Orpheum Theater Madison, WI Tickets
Apr 28 Royal Oak Music Theatre Royal Oak, MI Tickets
Apr 29 Bogart’s Cincinnati, OH Tickets
Apr 30 Mercury Ballroom Louisville, KY Tickets
May 02 Baltimore Soundstage Baltimore, MD Tickets
May 03 Howard Theatre Washington, DC Tickets
May 04 Highline Ballroom New York, NY Tickets
May 06 Webster Theater Hartford, CT Tickets
May 08 Emporium Patchogue, NY Tickets
May 09 The Asylum Portland, ME Tickets
May 10 The Electric Factory Philadelphia, PA Tickets
May 23 Backstage Live San Antonio, TX Tickets
May 24 Wet ‘n’ Wild Water Park El Paso, TX Tickets
May 25 Lonestar Amphitheater Lubbock, TX Tickets
May 27 Pops Nightclub East St Louis, IL Tickets
May 29 Soaring Eagle Casino & Resort Mt Pleasant, MI
May 30 Club Fever South Bend, IN Tickets
May 31 Piere’s Fort Wayne, IN Tickets
Jun 01 Stir Cove at Harrah’s Council Bluffs, IA
Jun 03 Chameleon Club Lancaster, PA Tickets
Jun 04 Paradise Rock Club Boston, MA Tickets
Jun 06 Upstate Concert Hall Clifton Park, NY Tickets
Jun 07 Sherman Theater Stroudsburg, PA Tickets
Jun 08 Starland Ballroom Sayreville, NJ Tickets
Jun 11 Green Bay Distillery Green Bay, WI
Jun 12 Hone Bar Arlington Heights, IL Tickets
Jun 13 POV’s Spring Lake Park, MN
Jun 14 The Rave Milwaukee, WI
Jun 15 The Castle Theater Bloomington, IL Tickets
Jun 17 Diamond Ballroom Oklahoma City, OK
Jun 18 The Lucky Mule Abilene, TX
Jun 19 The Gig Beaumont, TX
Jun 20 The Station Broussard, LA
Jun 21 Horseshoe Tunica – Bluesville Robinsonville, MS Tickets
Jun 23 Marathon Music Works Nashville, TN Tickets
Jun 25 The LC Pavilion Columbus, OH Tickets
Jun 27 RAPIDS THEATRE Niagara Falls, NY Tickets
Jun 28 Club Getaway Resort Kent, CT


SALIVA’S new album Rise Up hits stores on April 29, 2014

New Album ‘Rise Up’ Hits Stores on April 29, 2014 via Rum Bum Records  


 Multi-platinum, Grammy-nominated hard rockers SALIVA are pleased to reveal a brand new track, entitled ‘Lost’, exclusively via today! ‘Lost’ appears as track #4 on the band’s highly-anticipated upcoming release Rise Up. ‘Lost’ is being streamed along with a detailed interview with new vocalist Bobby Amaru. Check out the track via Billboard here, and stay tuned for more exclusives coming soon!


“We are really excited that people are responding so positively to a song that we put a lot of ourselves into, and that reaches a special spot inside our fans,”comments singer Bobby Amaru in response to the release of ‘Lost’.

SALIVA’s highly-anticipated new album Rise Up will hit stores on April 29, 2014 via Rum Bum Records. Pre-order your copy now via iTunes andAmazon, or simply click the links below and order today!

Rise Up Pre-Order Links:



Earlier this week, CraveOnline revealed the first two of several Rise Up track-by-track videos to be released this month. These two videos detail the tracks ‘Rise Up’ and ‘She Can Sure Hide Crazy’. Click here to watch the track-by-track videos via CraveOnline and stay tuned for more videos coming soon.

Rise Up is produced by acclaimed producer Bobby Huff (Papa Roach3 Doors DownTim Finn). Rise Up marks the true revival of SALIVA, presenting the band doing what they do best— true, gritty, heavy rock n’ roll. Long-time SALIVA fans will be beyond pleased with the Rise Up— a bold record full of big hooks, major swagger and plenty of amazing guitar work.

Last week, SALIVA revealed their brand new action-packed music video for their new album’s title track, ‘Rise Up’! The video was directed by Jon Vulpine (Drowning PoolGemini SyndromeBackstreet Boys). Take a look at the brand new music video via here, and afterward, make sure to watch an exclusive behind-the-scenes look at the making of the video released by

SALIVA is currently on tour, stopping in a town near you! See below for a current listing of upcoming tour dates.

 Remaning 2014 SALIVA Rise-Up Tour Dates:
4/18 – Tempe, AZ – Club Red
4/19 – Las Vegas, NV – LVCS
4/20 – Grand Junction, CO – Mesa Theatre
4/21 – Colorado Springs, CO – Sunshine Studio Live
4/23 – Lufkin, TX – The Beach Bar
4/24 – Oklahoma City, OK – The Chameleon
4/25 – Lubbock, TX – Lonestar Pavillion
4/26 – San Leon, TX – 18th Street Pier
4/29 – Reading, PA – Reverb
4/30 – New York, NY – Santos Party House
5/2 – Virginia Beach, VA – Farm Bureau Live
5/3- Baltimore, MD – Fishhead Cantina
5/4 – Stanhope, NJ – Stanhope House
5/5 – Bristol, CT – Bleachers
5/7 – Buffalo, NY – Waiting Room
5/8 – Columbus, OH – Xclusive Entertainment Center
5/9 – Ft Wayne, IN – Piere’s
5/10 – Athens,, OH – Athens County Fairgrounds
6/6 – Winfield, KS – Rock N’ Country Fest
6/13 – Rothbury, MI – Double JJ Resort (The Sandy Corley Memorial Run)
6/22 – South Bend, IN – St Joseph’s County Fairgrounds
 Internationally renowned, Grammy-nominated/AMA-nominated hard rock band SALIVA blasted onto the scene in 2001 with their double-platinum certified album Every Six Seconds, featuring the hit tracks ‘Superstar’, ‘Your Disease’, ‘Click Click Boom’, and ‘After Me’. Tracks from the record were featured in popular media ranging from the original Fast And The Furious film, Dracula 2000, WWE Wrestlemania and No Mercy, and video games like Spy Hunter, BMX XX, Project Gotham RacingTiger Woods PGA Tour 2003, and many more. In 2002, the band garnered more attention with former lead singer Josey Scott taking part in a duet track with Nickleback vocalist Chad Kroeger for the track ‘Hero’, appearing on the Spider-Man soundtrack. Later that year, the band’s next release, Back Into Your System, launched the track ‘Always’, which hit the #1 on the Modern Rock Charts. The next several years included more successes for the band, including 2004’s Survival Of The Sickest, which featured the hit single ‘Rest In Pieces’, and also churned out several tracks in video games like NASCAR 2005 and television events like WWE’s Unforgiven. Three years later, the band continued to see major success with 2007’s Blood Stained Love Story, which debuted at #19 on the Billboard Top 200 charts and boasted the popular single ‘Ladies and Gentlemen’. The band’s next two albums, Cinco Diablo and Under Your Skin, each saw Billboard Top 200 debuts within their first week of release, respectively. Now with a new singer Bobby Amaru, SALIVA looks forward to a bright future with their refreshed rock sound and line-up, which also includes guitarist Wayne Swinny, bassist Dave Novotny, and drummer Paul Crosby.
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Wayne Swinny – guitars
Dave Novotny – bass
Paul Crosby – drums, percussion
Bobby Amaru – vocals



Band Has Been “In The Basement” Digging Up Additional Repertoire
For Run Set To Commence May 30th In Friant, CA
Nashville, TN — 3 Doors Down has announced Summer plans that feature additional “3 Doors Down Acoustic – Songs From The Basement” dates fueled by public demand alongside select plugged in electric dates at festivals in select markets.  Fans have embraced and celebrated the band’s acoustic touring since they first began staging these performances in January featuring deep cuts and hits from their catalog of songs.  Over the last few months, they have been “in the basement” digging up more gems to perform on these upcoming shows alongside their biggest hits.   Limited VIP tickets featuring on stage seating will be made available offering the rare chance to “sit in the basement with the band” in this intimate, live setting.  Singer Brad Arnold shares, “The acoustic shows are a blast, and we have an amazing connection with our fans during the performances. We are excited to get back out on the road and play these songs for the rest of America!”  Arnold has posted a video coinciding with this announcement:
Brad Arnold, Chris Henderson, and the members of 3 Doors Down have assembled in a Nashville studio to begin writing songs for their sixth studio album to be released in 2015.  Alongside the founding members, the new repertoire is a collective effort with all members participating in the writing process.
On June 28 & 29, 3 Doors Down will appear at the Kadena Air Base in Okinawa, Japan for Freedom Fest.  They will also perform on the 4th of July at the Joint Base Pearl Harbor – Hickman in Oahu, HI.  The band has repeatedly committed their energies to supporting the troops across the globe.  This marks the 3 Doors Down’s return to the Islands, having performed at the Marine Corps Base Hawaii on July 5, 2008 in Honolulu.  The Okinawa visit marks their first show in Japan.
Confirmed appearances include:
5/30     Friant, CA                               Table Mountain Casino *
5/31     Temecula, CA                         Lake Skinner Regional Park* (Temecula Valley Balloon & Wine Festival)
6/03     Coquitlam, BC                        Hard Rock Casino Vancouver
6/04     Prince George, BC                  CN Centre
6/06     Calgary, AB                            Cowboys
6/07     Bonnyville, AB                       C2 Flint Field House
6/09     Regina, SK                              Casino Regina Show Lounge
6/10     Winnipeg, MB                        Club Regent Casino – Event Center
6/11     Apple Valley, MN                  Weesner Amphitheater
6/14     Las Vegas, NV                       “Rock Of Vegas” – Fremont Street Experience*
6/28     Okinawa, Japan                      Kadena Air Base*
6/29     Okinawa, Japan                      Kadena Air Base*
7/04     Oahu, HI                                 Joint Base Pearl Harbor – Hickman*
7/12     Springfield, MO                      Gillioz Theater
7/13     Cedar Rapids, IA                    The Paramount Theatre
7/15     Chicago, IL                              House of Blues
7/18     Oshkosh, WI                           Rock USA*
7/19     Goshen, IN                             Elkhart County Fair*
7/20     Norfolk, NE                            MusicFest 2014 – DeVent Center*
7/23     Lewiston, NY                         Artpark – Outdoor Amphitheater*
7/24     Jim Thorpe, PA                      Penn’s Peak
7/26     Readington, NJ                       Quick Chek Festival of Ballooning*
7/27     Hyannis, MA                          Cape Cod Melody Tent
7/29     Westbury, NY                        The Space at Westbury
7/30     Cohasset, MA                         South Shore Music Circus
8/01     Newport, RI                           Newport Yachting Center
8/02     Hampton Beach, NH              Hampton Beach Casino Ballroom
8/03     Portland, ME                          Maine State Pier
8/05     Hershey, PA                           The Hershey Theatre
8/07     Cincinnati, OH                        Taft Theatre
8/08     Washington, MO                    Washington Town & Country Fair*
8/17     Durham, NC                           Durham Performing Arts Center
8/19     Charlotte, NC                         The Fillmore Charlotte
8/20     Norfolk, VA                            The Norva
8/23     Durant, OK                             Choctaw Event Center*
8/24     Midland, TX                           Wagner Noël Performing
8/26     Corpus Christi, TX                 Selena Auditorium
8/27     Pharr, TX                                Pharr Entertainment Center
8/29     Charenton, LA                        Pavilion at Cypress Bayou Casino
8/30     Beaumont, TX                        Jefferson Theater
8/31     Abilene, TX                            Paramount Theatre
9/03     Lake Buena Vista, FL             House of Blues
9/05     Tampa, FL                              Hard Rock Hotel & Casino
9/06     Fort Myers, FL                        Barbara B. Mann Performing Arts Hall
9/07     Jacksonville, FL                      Florida Theatre
9/10     Atlanta, GA                            Tabernacle
9/11     Louisville, KY                         Palace Theatre
9/13     Hutchinson, KS                      Kansas State Fair*




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The ROCKSTAR ENERGY DRINK MAYHEM FESTIVAL Announces Official 2014 Artist Line-Up

 Avenged Sevenfold
Asking Alexandria, Trivium, 
Cannibal Corpse, Body Count Featuring Ice T  
Suicide Silence, Emmure, Miss May I, Mushroomhead 
and Many, Many More!
Tickets Go on Sale Friday April 4, 2014 at 10:00AM
The Festival Features the Most National Bands Ever Presented with Four Full Stages and 20 Bands 

  The world’s biggest heavy music touring festival, the ROCKSTAR ENERGY DRINK MAYHEM FESTIVAL in its seventh annual sojourn, is pleased to announce the official 2014 artist line-up with the boldest, largest, loudest and most diverse lineup to date! Not only will this year’s festival include the massive ROCKSTAR ENERGY DRINK MAIN STAGE and COLDCOCK AMERICAN HERBAL FLAVORED WHISKEY STAGE, but will also present two additional stages— the SUMERIAN RECORDS/HEADBANG FOR THE HIGHWAY STAGE, and the VICTORY RECORDS STAGE.

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The Devil Wears Prada at the Glass House 3/13/14

When the 2014 Sub City Take Action Tour rolled into Pomona on Thursday  Mar 13, 2014, it was blast in the truest form to catch headliners, The Devil Wears Prada’s face-melting set at the Glass House before a near-capacity crowd

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Red Light Saints premiere’s the new single Say What You Will

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Red Light Saints are a hard rock band out of Green Bay, WI, who are about to embark on their 2nd US tour with Faster Pussycat. Debuting their first single – Say What You Will – and on March 20th, 2014, followed by the full EP, The Legend of Jasper Pipestone, on April 17th. Presales of the EP will be available here. The album was recorded at The Mix Room in Burbank, CA with producer Paul Pavao (Red, Device, Stone Temple Pilots, Hollywood Undead, Crossfade, Fuel, Alter Bridge).

Since forming in late 2010, Red Light Saints has become one of the Midwest’s most exciting modern rock groups. They have performed alongside many national acts, including Saving Abel, Buckcherry, Sick Puppies, Soil, Gilby Clarke, Kip Winger, John Corabi, Pop Evil, and Ed Kowalczyk. The band was recently awarded with the 2013 Wisconsin Area Music Industry’s (WAMI) People’s Choice Award, and have been nominated for Hard Rock/Metal Artist of the Year in the 2014 WAMI Awards. Red Light Saints has been winning over new audiences and adding to their sizeable fan base with their outstanding musicianship, powerful stage presence, and an energy that is flat out contagious. Red Light Saints is also proud to announce that they are now sponsored by COLDCOCK Whiskey Continue reading

SALIVA Announce New Album Tour Dates


Grammy-Nominated Hard Rockers SALIVA Announce New Album “Rise Up” + New U.S. Tour Dates

 SALIVA Returns with New Singer Bobby Amaru +

Acclaimed Producer Bobby Huff (Papa Roach, 3 Doors Down, Tim Finn)

 Listen to the Title Track ‘Rise Up’ Now via Rock Confidental  


 As announced last month, SALIVA is currently out on a 50+ date trek across the United States, hitting major and minor markets, while performing past favorites and brand new tracks from their highly-anticipated upcoming release, Rise Up, out April 29, 2014 via Rum Bum Records. The band can now reveal some brand new dates, including New York City on April 30th, Buffalo, NY on May 6th, Columbus, OH on May 8th, and more. See below for a full listing of current and upcoming shows!

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“Super Duper Alice Cooper” Premiering at the 2014 Tribeca Film Festival


The Legendary ALICE COOPER Welcomes YOU To His Nightmare!

Submit Your Questions Now For The “Keep Calm & Go Ask Alice Anything” Q&A

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Forthcoming Official Documentary “Super Duper Alice Cooper” Premiering at the 2014 Tribeca Film Festival

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