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HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO US!

HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO US! 100% ROCK MAGAZINE turned TWO YEARS OLD on 14 August! Two years. Over three-point-one million web hits. A peak of 56,000 unique visitors weekly. More than 260 interviews, 200 gig reviews, 835 music reviews and 145 book, movie, theatre and comedy reviews. Well over three and a half thousand news items! […]

DAVY LANE gets trippy in space on first solo single

DAVY LANE gets trippy in space on first solo single You Am I guitarist Davy Lane releases his debut solo album Atonally Young on 3 October and here is a taster – first single Komarov. It’s a mixture of Bowie and Beatles vibes set in space with the doomed Russian cosmonaut of the title, and […]

CROSSWIND release their first official video – Vicious Dominion

CROSSWIND release their first official video – Vicious Dominion Greek headbangers CROSSWIND released their debut album VICIOUS DOMINION this week via No Remorse Records. A slab of epic, furiously powerful metal lead single Vicious Dominion is one of nine brand new songs on the album from these legends-in-waiting. The video was directed by Domenik Papaemmanouil at 8Ball Club Thessaloniki, Greece. “We […]

FRONTIERS RECORDS PRIZE PACK

Open to U.S. readers – if you are interested in a Frontier Records prize pack, please let us know (via email: todd@100percentrock.com) which of the great releases from Frontiers so far in 2014 is your favorite and we will get some good stuff in the mail to ya!!!  There are 4 of these available!!!

WIN tickets to ASTOR ROCKS – Monday June 2

WIN tickets to ASTOR ROCKS – Monday June 2 Ram Raid Entertainment have given us a few double passes to the mammoth ASTOR ROCKS show this coming Monday public Holiday to give away! Just email editor@magazine.100percentrock.com with I WANNA ROCK THE ASTOR as your subject line, and you’ll be in the running to win. Entries […]

WIN Tickets to see HARD-ONS in Western Australia!

Thanks to Ram-Raid Entertainment we have FIVE double passes to check out HARD-ONS on the W.A. leg of their 30th Anniversary Tour. Featuring a set lists chosen entirely by fan votes from their first ten years, and featuring original singer Keish back with Ray & Blackie and new boy Murray, this is sure to be […]

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  • SOUNDWAVE 2015 announced!

    SOUNDWAVE 2015 announced!

    SOUNDWAVE 2015 announced! For the first time in its history, Soundwave 2015 will be held over 2 action-packed days… Holy Smokes! This means better value, better staging, better production, longer sets and minimised clashes… In Adelaide and Melbourne, Sydney and Brisbane, each days’ line-up will criss cross between each city. 2 day tickets go on […]

  • NEWS: Bob Seger Returns With New Studio Album on October 14

    NEWS: Bob Seger Returns With New Studio Album on October 14

    LOS ANGELES, CA — Bob Seger has emerged from the studio equipped with a new album, Ride Out, set to be released October 14 on Capitol Records. The first single, “Detroit Made,” pays homage to America’s love affair with the automobile. The uptempo song hit radio airwaves this past weekend serving as the perfect backdrop to the 20th annual Woodward Dream Cruise, the world’s […]

  • Shane’s Rock Challenge: NEW YORK DOLLS – 2006 - One Day It Will Please Us To Remember Even This

    Shane’s Rock Challenge: NEW YORK DOLLS – 2006 – One Day It Will Please Us To Remember Even This

    Shane’s Rock Challenge: NEW YORK DOLLS – 2006 – One Day It Will Please Us To Remember Even This By Shane Pinnegar 9/10 The New York Dolls lived, breathed and sweated rock n’ roll – it’s as simple as that. Years of excess may have weathered them and slimmed their numbers so that only David […]

  • Shane’s Rock Challenge: THE ROLLING STONES – 1978 – Some Girls

    Shane’s Rock Challenge: THE ROLLING STONES – 1978 – Some Girls

    Shane’s Rock Challenge: THE ROLLING STONES – 1978 – Some Girls By Shane Pinnegar 9/10 If memory serves me correctly, Keef Richards quipped of this album title that they called it Some Girls, “because we couldn’t remember all their fucking names.” It certainly captures The Stones at the end of a decade of hard living […]

  • NEWS: KIX’S ‘ROCK YOUR FACE OFF’ ALBUM CRACKS BILLBOARD’S TOP 50 ITS FIRST WEEK OUT WITH FIRST STUDIO ALBUM IN ALMOST TWO DECADES

    NEWS: KIX’S ‘ROCK YOUR FACE OFF’ ALBUM CRACKS BILLBOARD’S TOP 50 ITS FIRST WEEK OUT WITH FIRST STUDIO ALBUM IN ALMOST TWO DECADES

      KIX’S ‘ROCK YOUR FACE OFF’ ALBUM CRACKS BILLBOARD’S TOP 50 ITS FIRST WEEK OUT WITH FIRST STUDIO ALBUM IN ALMOST TWO DECADES August 13, 2014  – Fans of KIX– Steve Whiteman (vocals), Brian “Damage” Forsythe (guitar), Ronnie “10/10″ Younkins (guitar), Jimmy “Chocolate” Chalfant (drums), Mark Schenker (bass)—have waited almost two decades for new music.  Now that […]

  • Shane’s Rock Challenge: MAGIC DIRT – 2000 - What Are Rock Stars Doing Today

    Shane’s Rock Challenge: MAGIC DIRT – 2000 – What Are Rock Stars Doing Today

    Shane’s Rock Challenge: MAGIC DIRT – 2000 – What Are Rock Stars Doing Today By Shane Pinnegar 8/10 I’d like to believe in an alternative universe where talented artists like Adalita Srnsen are treated with the respect and acknowledgement they deserve and paid accordingly. A national treasure, Adalita lives and breathes rock n’ roll, and […]

  • Shane’s Rock Challenge: FIONA – Beyond The Pale

    Shane’s Rock Challenge: FIONA – Beyond The Pale

    Shane’s Rock Challenge: FIONA – Beyond The Pale By Shane Pinnegar 6/10 Fiona Flanagan sports a horribly dated pale pastel outfit and a thousand bangles on the cover of this, her second album, and to many ears the music herein will be the aural equivalent. Listen a bit closer though – through the mid-80s production […]

  • EVENING ON THE GREEN presents CLASSIC HITS ALL DAY!

    EVENING ON THE GREEN presents CLASSIC HITS ALL DAY!

    EVENING ON THE GREEN presents CLASSIC HITS ALL DAY! 12 ARTISTS – 44 MASSIVE HITS Kings Park & Botanic Garden – Saturday November 8 If anyone needs reminding of the unbelievable Australian music that defined the 70s, 80s and 90s, then the next an evening on the green at Kings Park & Botanic Garden is […]

  • JIMMY EAT WORLD RETURNING TO AUS & NZ TO CELEBRATE 10 YEAR ANNIVERSARY OF FUTURES

    JIMMY EAT WORLD RETURNING TO AUS & NZ TO CELEBRATE 10 YEAR ANNIVERSARY OF FUTURES

    JIMMY EAT WORLD RETURNING TO AUS & NZ TO CELEBRATE 10 YEAR ANNIVERSARY OF FUTURES Frontier Touring are proud to be bringing Jimmy Eat World back to Australia and New Zealand this November in celebration of the ten year anniversary of their iconic album Futures’ release. After the band’s appearance Down Under earlier this year […]

  • RED HILL ANNOUNCE AUSTRALIA DAY EVE CONCERT

    RED HILL ANNOUNCE AUSTRALIA DAY EVE CONCERT

    RED HILL ANNOUNCE AUSTRALIA DAY EVE CONCERT IN 2015 RED HILL AUDITORIUM WILL FOR THE FIRST TIME BE CELEBRATING AUSTRALIA DAY WITH A MASSIVE AND ICONIC LINE UP OF AUSTRALIAN BANDS. With Shuttle buses available from WA’s best hotels from Mandurah to Joondalup, plenty of great food & drinks to enjoy, and some of the […]

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