Category Archives: Rob Brandt’s Blog Posts

Here’s What Fans Get With KISS Pre-Show Experience

A fan has uploaded a video taken during a KISS “Pre-Show Performance and Q-and-A Experience,” for which the band charges $270 per ticket. And that doesn’t include admission to the actual concert. The clip shows Gene Simmons – who looks like he just climbed out of bed, wearing a robe and no makeup — performing…MORE

Bruce Springsteen And E Street Band To Tour

The Boss is hitting the road with the E Street Band. Bruce Springsteen announced today that they will begin an arena tour in February in the United States, followed by stadium shows beginning in April in Europe. Springsteen said, “After six years, I’m looking forward to seeing our great and loyal fans next year.” It…MORE

Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame Rolls Out ‘Get Back’-Inspired Beatles Exhibit

The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame has a new Beatles exhibit inspired by the documentary Get Back. Titled Get Back to Let it Be, it features instruments, outfits, lyric sheets, and other items seen in Peter Jackson’s docuseries. The Hall is also hosting ‘Beatles Fridays’ throughout the summer – with live Beatles covers, a…MORE

A Very Special Memorial Day Weekend on LAV!

A Very Special Memorial Day Weekend on LAV! No matter how you’re celebrating the holiday, join LAV for a very special Memorial Day Weekend!  We’ll kick it off Saturday morning at 8am with “The Summer Kick off” hosted by BILLY IDOL (Encore broadcast: Monday at 5pm)  Saturday night we’ll debut AEROSMITH’S “The Road Starts Here” radio…MORE

That Time Bob Dylan Slept in Neil Young’s Hearse

Two things to point out for this story: 1) Neil Young owned a hearse and 2) Bob Dylan once took a nap in that hearse. Young actually bought the 1948 hearse to drive to shows and could fit six people in the car he named “Mort.” According to the book, “Shakey: Neil Young’s Biography,” Bob…MORE

Vince Neil Lands Bizarre Gig In TV Commercial For Loan Service

Apparently, Motley Crue frontman Vince Neil has been keeping himself busy while waiting for his band’s tour with Def Leppard, Poison and Joan Jett to get underway next month. The singer has turned up in a TV commercial for the Dollar Loan Center, a short-term lender with more than 50 locations in Nevada and Utah.…MORE

Rolling Stones Take Home Two Billboard Music Awards

The Billboard Music Awards went down in Las Vegas last night, and the Rolling Stones took home TWO trophies. The band was honored in the category Top Tour for their “No Filter Tour.” They beat out The Eagles, Genesis, Harry Styles and “The Hella Mega Tour” featuring Green Day, Fall Out Boy and Weezer to…MORE

Metallica’s James Hetfield Gets Group Hug From Bandmates

Metallica hit the stage last Thursday in Brazil and frontman James Hetfield got a little emotional. “I’ve gotta tell you I wasn’t feeling very good before I came out here,” Hetfield admitted to the crowd before launching in “Sad But True.” “[I was] feeling a little bit insecure, like I’m an old guy, [I] can’t…MORE