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Mary Ouellette

Mary Ouellette is a New England based music writer and concert photographer. She has spent the last five years as the owner and editor of and is most accurately defined as “the girl at the rock show.” Capturing the best of musicians through photos and words is what drives her, whether it’s in the pit cameras in hand or sitting down backstage to interview the artists. ‘Almost Famous’ – it’s not just a movie. Check out her concert photography at Passionate about: New England Sports, Butch Walker and Willy Wonka (That’s Wilder not Depp).
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Dream Theater’s John Petrucci Can Picture Sharing Stage With Mike Portnoy’s Winery Dogs

Although Dream Theater frontman James Labrie has gone on record saying that he doesn’t ever see a time when founding member and drummer Mike Portnoy would be invited to return to the band due to Mike Mangini becoming a permanent fixture, the possibility of Portnoy’s latest project the Winery Dogs and Dream Theater sharing a stage is an idea that  Dream Theater guitarist John Petrucci is open to.

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Category: News, Rock

Pop Evil Strike a ‘Deal With the Devil’ in Part 2 of Video Trilogy

In their new video for ‘Deal With the Devil,’ Pop Evil continue to work their way backwards with the second installment of their video trilogy. ‘Deal With the Devil’ follows in the harrowing footsteps of ‘Trenches,’ piecing the story together in reverse with only ‘Behind Closed Doors’ remaining.

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Scott Weiland Wants Stone Temple Pilots to Buy Him Out

The legal battle between Scott Weiland and his former band Stone Temple Pilots has played out very publicly throughout the past year after the band fired the former frontman in February and then recruited Linkin Park singer Chester Bennington to join their lineup. Weiland is not about to back down without a fight though, saying that the band will have to buy him out of the "company" in order for him to walk away.

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Alter Bridge
Austin Hargrave

New Alter Bridge Disc ‘Fortress’ Fueled by ‘Intensity,’ Album Now Available for Pre-Order

As Alter Bridge march toward the Oct. 8 release date for their upcoming disc ‘Fortress,’ the band has unveiled the first single ‘Addicted to Pain’ and are currently working on the video for the song with award winning director Dan Catullo.

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Vince Neil
Mary Ouellette,

Vince Neil Says Motley Crue Will ‘Say Goodbye’ in 2014-2015, Comments on Mick Mars’ Health


Motley Crue’s Vince Neil is offering a few more details on the beginning of the end for the band. With over 30 years under their belts, Neil suspects that the Crue will take their final bow at some point in 2014-2015.

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Tony Iommi
Mary Ouellette,

Tony Iommi on Challenges of Touring With Black Sabbath While Undergoing Cancer Treatment

This year marked the triumphant return of Black Sabbath and their disc ’13.’ Many Sabbath fans probably thought the day would never come when the band would not only release a disc of new material but also tour in support of it, and with good reason.

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Win an Autographed Copy of Avenged Sevenfold’s Limited Edition ‘Hail to the King’ Box Set!

We’ve scored a handful of the coveted limited edition ‘Hail to the King’ box sets to give away to five lucky winners, four through the contest box above and one through a Twitter contest (click below). The monster box set, seen in the contest box above, features a ton of A7X goodies including: a limited edition treasure box, the deluxe version of ‘Hail to the King’ on CD, an exclusive canvas print of the album’s artwork, a photo book of the band, a death bat challenge coin, a death bat skeleton key and digital content.

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