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Theory of a Deadman rocks The Colosseum, with special guest Billy Raffoul

Canadian rockers Theory of Deadman rocked The Colosseum stage at Caesars Windsor on Friday, May 17, 2024. Photographer Brad Reiter covered the event for SWOMP and snapped some excellent photos of the headliners, along with the opener, Leamington's own, Billy Raffoul. Check out Brad's photo galleries, below: Theory of a Deadman Billy Raffoul With sky-high hooks, thick riffs, rumbling grooves, and a razor-sharp sense of humour, Theory of a...

Pearl Jam goes all-in to deliver a jackpot performance in Las Vegas

The ‘10 of Clubs’ turned up on the river to complete the royal flush on Thursday night, as Pearl Jam brought their Dark Matter tour to the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. “I’d like to make a toast to everybody that came from somewhere else to join us here in the desert,” Eddie Vedder told the energized Vegas crowd. “But also a toast...

Pearl Jam delivers new sounds and nostalgia in Sacramento

In a set filled with fresh new music, timeless hits, touching dedications, fitting awareness on social issues, and even a reference to a gruesome...

Pearl Jam brings Dark Matter tour to Portland, performs ‘Momma-Son’ trilogy, debuts ‘Waiting For Stevie’

Pearl Jam brought their 2024 Dark Matter tour to Portland, Oregon, on Friday, May 10, 2024, performing their third show of the tour at...

Pearl Jam sits down with Apple Music’s Zane Lowe to discuss Dark Matter (Video)

Apple Music’s Zane Lowe joined Pearl Jam recently at their official headquarters to discuss the new album, Dark Matter. "The group dives into their experience...

Rising Canadian artist Taylor-Rae discusses her new EP ‘Honest’ & her upcoming appearance at Boots & Hearts

Rising Canadian country artist Taylor-Rae is poised to make waves once again with the release of her new EP Honest on April 5, 2024...

Pearl Jam completes Canadian run of Dark Matter tour, performs Night #2 in Vancouver

Pearl Jam completed the Canadian run of their 2024 Dark Matter tour, performing their second show at Rogers Arena in Vancouver, British Columbia on...

Canadian country artist Chris Buck discusses his new single ‘Cowboy Boots’ featuring Gord Bamford, plus his inaugural Boots ‘N Boats festival

The Chris Buck Band is throwing it back – to a golden era that changed country music forever. With a nod to the ‘90s Chris...

Pearl Jam kicks off Dark Matter tour in Vancouver, performs a snippet of The Tragically Hip

Pearl Jam kicked off their 2024 Dark Matter tour at Rogers Arena in Vancouver, British Columbia on Saturday May 4, 2024. The band debuted multiple...

Canadian country singer-songwriter Karli June discusses her new single ‘Still Make Cowgirls’

Canadian country singer-songwriter Karli June just released her smoldering new single 'Still Make Cowgirls' on April 26, 2024 via The Orchard on all streaming...

Godsmack, Seether, Asking Alexandria & Wage War performing at RIFF FEST 2024 at Pine Knob

101.1 WRIF presents the hardest rockin’ party in Southeast Michigan RIFF FEST 2024 featuring main stage performances from Godsmack, Seether, Asking Alexandria, Wage War...

Slipknot bringing ‘Here Comes The Pain’ Tour to Toronto, on top of Louder Than Life headlining spot

Heavy titans and cultural phenomenon Slipknot are pleased to announce the North American portion of their Here Comes The Pain Tour. This year the nine...

Canadian country artist JoJo Mason discusses his new single ‘Bottom Shelf’ & his forthcoming album

Acclaimed award-winning Canadian country artist JoJo Mason just released a compelling new single 'Bottom Shelf' on April 12, 2024 via 604 Records / Warner...

Billie Eilish kicking off her ‘HIT ME HARD AND SOFT’ tour in Canada, also stopping in Detroit

Following the news of her highly anticipated third studio album HIT ME HARD AND SOFT, set for release on May 17, Billie Eilish has...