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[28 Oct 2020 | No Comment | ]


JOURNEY Founder, NEAL SCHON, and his wife MICHAELE SCHON continue to pursue justice in their attempts to resolve litigation involving the shocking assault of MICHAELE by a ESG SECURITY staff hired by an LIVE NATION at the JOURNEY concert at the ALLEN COUNTY WAR MEMORIAL COLISEUM in Fort Wayne, IN on March 14, 2017. LIVE NATION is now seeking to avoid obligations assumed as the promoter of the JOURNEY 2017 Tour through a motion for summary judgment, including their obligation to ensure the safety of the members of JOURNEY and the Band’s entourage, which argument will be presented to the Court on November 6, 2020. Prior …

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[5 May 2020 | No Comment | ]


The global COVID-19 pandemic and the resulting restrictions regarding large gatherings regretfully make it impossible for Journey to tour this year. After carefully reviewing all options, the decision has been made to cancel the entire tour to make it possible for the band’s legion of hardworking fans to immediately obtain access to refund options during these unforeseen and extremely challenging times.
Journey’s founding member and guitarist Neal Schon, keyboardist Jonathan Cain and vocalist Arnel Pineda issued a joint statement today:
“There is no greater thrill for us than playing for our incredibly devoted audience, but their safety …

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[17 Dec 2019 | No Comment | ]
Legendary Alt-Rock Front-Man Remembered in ‘Reintroducing Chuck Mosley: Life On and Off the Road, by Douglas Esper


On December 3rd 2019, ScoutMedia released Reintroducing Chuck Mosley: Life On and Off the Road, by Douglas Esper.
“For twenty years I was Chuck’s fan, band mate, cheerleader, unknowing drug mule, AA plus one, friend, and I tried to help him write his autobiography,” said Douglas Esper. “After he passed away November 9th 2017, I continued working on a book about the recording of Chuck’s solo record with producer Matt Wallace (Faith No More, Deftones, The Replacements), a behind the scenes look at the reunion shows Chuck performed with Faith No More in 2016, and the ups and …

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[12 Nov 2019 | No Comment | ]


Flower Arrangements Donated to MARINE CORPS BALL and Local Philanthropic Organization
November 11, 2019 – In tribute to a life lived in service and philanthropy, NEAL and MICHAELE SCHON celebrated her mother, ROSEMARY HOLT, with a stunning service at New York’s legendary St. Patrick’s Cathedral.

The massive floral collection, including a spectacular wall of ivory roses, were donated to the Marine Corps. Ball and Petals For Goodness Sake. The latter organization used the flowers to create around small arrangements that were distributed to area hospice patients, the VA hospital, and various assisted living facilities.

Commemoration to Rosemary Holt:
Rosemary Ann O’Malley Holt (Age 91) …

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[30 Oct 2019 | No Comment | ]


NEAL SCHON, JOURNEY Founder, recently joined forces with JOE BONAMASSA onstage at their respective shows at The Colosseum in Las Vegas. As reported by VEGAS NEWS, on October 26th, the legendary artists first faced each other on “Lovin’ Touchin’ Squeezin”, exchanging leads for an extended version of the classic JOURNEY hit single. Then, the following evening, BONAMASSA introduced SCHON to join him for the B.B. KING song, “Nobody Loves Me But My Mother.”

Photo credit: Erik Kabik

Photo credit: Steve Rose

Neal Schon Performs with Journey on the Journey & Def Leppard 2018 Tour
Neal Schon founded Journey in 1972 and has been …

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[9 Oct 2019 | No Comment | ]


UNVEIL THE STRENGTH has announced the replacement of guitarist Andy James with Strandberg Guitar’s artist Ryszard Gabriel
“Andy James is one of the top 50 guitar players in the world. He has been working in this business for a long time and is a master of his craft. Andy explained to me that he got an offer he couldn’t refuse from the Butcher Babies. I thanked him for his honesty and told him he deserves it. This is a tough business and we are grateful for all of Andy’s contributions to this band even if it was for …

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[12 Jun 2019 | No Comment | ]


Santa Cruz, CA – Progressive Pop-Rock Band WATCH ME BREATHE has announced that they will be partnering with The Label Group / INgrooves and TAG Publicity.

From the very beginning, Watch Me Breathe has been all about honesty and authenticity. Lead singer Jake Aaron Ward formed the band in 2017 purely out of frustration. “As a solo artist, I just got fed up with trying to write music only to please other people. Watch Me Breathe is really an experiment that says: what would I write if nobody else was listening?”
The results of that experiment have been surprising. In the short …

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[18 Oct 2018 | No Comment | ]


In 2018, two music industry veterans had an idea. Struggling with a way to get a web site back in the pole position in its category, suddenly one of them blurted out “you say you have loyal fans, lets pay them for their patronage using a crypto token.” They both thought this idea was so brilliant that it took shape immediately and within about 90 days, CNOTE token was fully operational.
To see an innovative utility token in the saturated market of ICO’s seems at times difficult. Many crypto companies tell …

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[23 Apr 2016 | No Comment | ]


Classic Rock inspired Italian band Virtual Time have released the Official Video for their “Fire World II” off of their Long Distance LP. Written and Directed by Marco and Luca Donazzan, “Fire World II” was shot in the North-East Italian Alpi mountains.

Virtual Time are planning a European Tour beginning September 2016, following performances in several Italian summer festivals.
Buy Virtual Time “Fire World” Online:
iTunes | Google Play

Stream Long Distance on Spotify

About Virtual Time
Virtual Time is a rock band from Vicenza, Italy. The project was born in 2010 from the meeting of the drummer Alessandro Meneghini and the guitarist Luca Gazzola and consolidates in 2012 with …

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[15 Jul 2015 | No Comment | ]
David Mobley Interview

It’s much more rewarding for me and for the Artists knowing that we got the very best out of them – and it’s real – not a manufactured ‘fix’