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Iron Maiden Kicks Off North American Tour

Iron Maiden is on stage once again after kicking off their North American Tour last night in Sunrise, FL. The “Legacy of the Beast” tour features an ’80’s-heavy set list with classics from their albums “Number of the Beast,” “Piece of Mind,” and “Powerslave.” The band is continuing from the 2018 European leg of the…

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New Roger Waters Film

Tickets are on sale for Roger Waters new film “Us + Them” which will hit select theaters for special showings on October 2 and 6. “Us + Them” contains graphics and stage settings for songs from the duration of Waters’ career, with and without his old band Pink Floyd. The film includes performances from his…

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New Concert Video from Slash

Slash’s “Living the Dream Tour” may have sold out its dates at London’s Hammersmith Apollo, but you have the chance to see it coming this September. Highlights from the tour will be released on a two-CD and DVD set, as well as a Blu Ray/CD combo, and an LP version September 20. The video will…

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Matt Cullen Retires

After 21 seasons in the NHL, and over 1,500 games played at the professional level, forward Matt Cullen has decided to call it a career. Over his long NHL tenure, Cullen played for the Ducks, Panthers, Hurricanes, Rangers, Senators, Predators, Wild, and had two stints in Pittsburgh with the Penguins, amassing 731 points and winning…

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New Blue Oyster Cult Album in 2020

Blue Oyster Cult hasn’t met the Reaper yet. The band has announced that they’ve signed with Frontiers Music Srl and that new music coming our way next year. It’ll be the first album of new material since 2001. The band has also announced that there will be new re-issues of their 90s and 00s catalogue…

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Penguins Trade Kessel

Today is the beginning of free agency in the NHL, but the Penguins made their big splash on Saturday, sending Forward Phil Kessel to Arizona along with Dane Birks and a fourth-round pick, in exchange for Forward Alex Galchenyuk and Defenseman Pierre-Olivier Joseph. The 25 year old Galchenyuk has 296 points in 490 career games…

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Alice Cooper Gets Animated

Alice Cooper, the Godfather of Shock Rock, will play an animated role in the Disney television series “Mickey and the Roadster Racers.” While Alice Cooper, who’s used electric chairs, creepy baby dolls, and plenty of fake blood in his stage show, may appear to be a strange bedfellow with the wholesomeness of Disney, Cooper’s character…

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Rutherford Among 2019 Hockey Hall Inductees

Penguins General Manager Jim Rutherford will be permanently enshrined in the Hockey Hall of Fame in Toronto after being elected to the museum as an executive. The Hockey Hall Class was announced yesterday and Rutherford was among the inductees as the architect of three Stanley Cup Champion teams. Rutherford constructed winning teams for two different…

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Penguins Announce 2019-20 Schedule

The Penguins have announced their schedule for the 2019-20 regular season. It all begins on October 3 with the home opener in Buffalo, and wraps up April 4 2020 with a trip to Ottawa. In between there are 80 other games, including the Stanley Cup Champion St. Louis Blues making their only trip to Pittsburgh…

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2019 Penguins Draft Recap

The Penguins went into the NHL Draft on Friday with a first round pick for the first time since 2014. And with that selection the Penguins chose Left Winger Samuel Poulin. The 18-year old from Sherbrooke Phoenix of the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League was captain of his squad last season and scored 29 goals…