"Tracy already had a son, Armand, who was 15, and we had planned to have a child," explains Tom George, recalling the moment when he discovered that he'd soon become a father for the first time. "She hadn’t been feeling well and took a pregnancy test. When she told me I was extremely happy," he continues, sharing some thoughts on Fatherhood ahead of Rock Father's Day 2014. A work-at-home Dad and fellow "Rock Father," Tom runs the rapidly-growing FiXT Publicity, and has been featured almost weekly here on THE ROCK FATHER, taking part in the 2014 Fitness Challenge

Published in Rock Father's Day

I've been meaning to post this for ages, but it's one of those examples of getting so buried in emails that it kept getting pushed down and lost... but it's a FREE DOWNLOAD from GEMINI SYNDROME, and I dig it. The band just-wrapped a tour with MUSHROOMHEAD and has some festival dates booked for the summer, but in the meantime, they'll be heading out with DEVICE for some dates in April. Stream "Pleasure and Pain" below, and be sure to snag the download as well.

Published in Music for Grownups

Musicbot 6000 here with a press release that will take you back to the late 90s! STONE TEMPLE PILOTS, DEFTONES, BUSH, CHEVELLE toplining a fest? Read on, brothers and sisters...

The first annual Monster Energy Aftershock Festival, presented by California’s Rock Station98 Rock, is set for Sunday, September 23 at Discovery Park in downtown Sacramento, CA. The initial lineup for the full-day rock festival includes Stone Temple Pilots, Deftones, Bush, Chevelle, Hollywood Undead, Theory of a Deadman, Oleander, Escape the Fate, Otherwise, Gemini Syndrome and more.

Published in Music for Grownups