Day: June 1, 2020
After reading/posting the eye-popping ’80’s Glam Metalcast interview with former Celtic Frost guitarist Oliver Amberg on our site, do you agree with Thomas Gabriel Fischer that Cold Lake is a “piece of shit” and “the worst abomination ever produced?” Yup, that’s his writing. Go! Read this article at Classic Rock Magazine!
The Judas Priest concert where the 17-minute ‘Heavy Metal Parking Lot’ documentary was filmed took place on this day in 1986. Revisiting Cult Film ‘Heavy Metal Parking Lot’ On the anniversary of the concert which inspired it, we spoke with one of the directors of 'Heavy Metal Parking Lot.' [post embed] Read the article at […]
From UCR’s Movies & Culture Department: 35 years ago, Chevy Chase’s ‘Fletch’ finally hit the big screen. 35 Years Ago: ‘Fletch’ Overcomes Decade of Delays Chevy Chase starred as the title character in 'Fletch,' released in May 1985. [post embed] Read the article at Ultimate Classic Rock: https://www.facebook.com/107710719302307/posts/3940231376050203
1 June 1968, Simon And Garfunkel went to No.1 on the US singles chart with ‘Mrs Robinson’. Featured in the Dustin Hoffman and Ann Bancroft film ‘The Graduate’, the song earned the duo a Grammy Award for Record of the Year in 1969. https://youtu.be/9C1BCAgu2I8 Simon & Garfunkel – Mrs. Robinson (Audio) “Mrs. Robinson” by Simon […]
Former CELTIC FROST Guitarist OLIVER AMBERG – “I Thought I Was A Rock Star And A King” Former CELTIC FROST Guitarist OLIVER AMBERG – “I Thought I Was A Rock Star And A King” Guitarist Oliver Amberg, who played in Celtic Frost from 1988 – 1989, recently guested on the 80’s Glam Metalcast. An excerpt […]
Talking Heads got the commercial breakthrough they’d been aiming for with ‘Speaking in Tongues.’ How Talking Heads Found the Sweet Spot on ‘Speaking in Tongues’ Talking Heads found the right balance between their artistic and pop sensibilities on May 31, 1983 with 'Speaking in Tongues.' [post embed] Read the article at Ultimate Classic Rock: https://www.facebook.com/107710719302307/posts/3917536041653070
INSTIGATE Featuring Members Of BLOODTRUTH, DEMIURGON, DYING FETUS Stream New Song “Atonement” INSTIGATE Featuring Members Of BLOODTRUTH, DEMIURGON, DYING FETUS Stream New Song “Atonement” Instigate is comprised of death metal veterans who militated in bands such as Bloodtruth and Demiurgon, as well as the mighty Kevin Talley (Dying Fetus, Suffocation, Chimaira). Instigate is a new […]