July 21 in Pop Culture History

July 21 in Pop Culture History

356 BC – The Temple of Artemis in Ephesus, one of the Seven Wonders of the World, was destroyed by arson.

1865 – In Springfield, Missouri, Wild Bill Hickok shot and killed Davis Tutt, in what is considered as the first western showdown.

1873 – Near Adair, Iowa, Jesse James and the James-Younger Gang pulled off the first successful train robbery in the ‘American Old West.’

1902 – Willis …

July 20 in Pop Culture History

July 20 in Pop Culture History

1903 – The Ford Motor Company shipped its first car.

1938 – The United States Department of Justice filed suit in New York City against the motion picture industry charging violations of the Sherman Antitrust Act in regards to the studio system.

1940 – California opened its first freeway, the Arroyo Seco Parkway.

1960 – The Polaris missile was successfully launched from a submarine, the USS George Washington, for …

The Killers Announce New Album, Confirm 2022 Tour

‘Pressure Machine’ arrives in August.

The Killers [Danny Clinch]

The Killers will release their seventh studio album, entitled Pressure Machine, on Island Records on August 13, 2021.  The album was co-produced by the band, Shawn Everett, and Jonathan Rado (of Foxygen), all of whom worked together on The Killers’ critically-acclaimed album Imploding The Mirage, released last year.  

When the Covid-19 pandemic shut down the promotional run and worldwide tour for The Killers’ majestic, …

The Mason Pace Band Announce ‘King of Hearts’ EP

The new music video for the title track is out now.

The Mason Pace Band [MPM]

The Mason Pace Band has announced a brand new EP King of Hearts. The record is due out on August 6. Ahead of the release, the band revealed the official music video for the EP’s title track which can be streamed below.

Tickets for the EP release show on August 13 at Crazy Uncle Mike’s in Boca Raton, …

July 19 in Pop Culture History

July 19 in Pop Culture History

64 – Great Fire of Rome occurred, destroying half of the city. Contrary to rumors, Nero did not play the fiddle while it burned, but he did blame “the Christians.”

1553 – Lady Jane Grey was replaced by Mary I of England as Queen of England after only nine days on the throne.

1799 – Identified today, The Rosetta Stone, which was found July 19,1799, is now the most …

July 18 in Pop Culture History

July 18 in Pop Culture History

1870 – The First Vatican Council decreed the dogma of papal infallibility.

1925 – Adolf Hitler published Mein Kampf.

1960 – #1 Hit July 18, 1960 – August 7, 1960: Brenda LeeI’m Sorry

1968 – Intel was founded in Mountain View, California.

1964 – #1 Hit July 18, 1964 – July 31, 1964: The Four SeasonsRag Doll

1969 – Off of Chappaquiddick Island, Senator …

Tesla Announce 2021 Let’s Get Real Tour

The trek kicks off on August 5.

Tesla [Chipster PR]

Multi-platinum rockers Tesla are returning to the road at the end of the summer. The band’s Let’s Get Real Tour kicks off August 5 at the Josephine County Fairgrounds in Grants Pass, OR and wraps up on November 20 at the BancorpSouth Arena in Tupelo, MS. In addition to headlining stops, the tour will include shows with the likes of Styx, Kid Rock, and Lynyrd …

Upscale Resale Queens Sue McCarthy and Diana McCarthy Ford Guide Us to Our New Fashionable Lives

Now is the perfect time to throw your sweat pants to the side and put together your new wardrobe with the help and guidance of “Upscale Resale Queen” Sue McCarthy and her two daughters Laura McCarthy Maurice and Diana McCarthy Ford.

As our world begins to open up, with us heading back-to-work, back-to-school- dining out, embarking on travel, and other much-missed social gatherings, this dynamic retail family trio from The Vault Luxury Resale are …

Daughtry, Sevendust, Tremonti Plot 2021 Tour

The trek kicks off on November 3 in Nashville.

Daughtry

Daughtry, Sevendust, and Tremonti are teaming up for a huge 2021 tour. The trek kicks off November 3 at the Ryman Auditorium in Nashville, TN and wraps up December 17 at Hard Rock Live in Orlando, FL. Tickets go on sale July 23 HERE.

As previously announced, Sevendust and Tremonti are hitting the road for a handful of dates.

Sevendust [Matt Bishop Photo]

Daughtry Confirm New Album, Reveal First Single

Stream the track “Lioness” now.

Daughtry

Daughtry have announced a brand new studio album Dearly Beloved. The record is set for release on September 17. The band has premiered the album’s first single “Lioness” which can be streamed below.

Fans can pre-order the album now. Personalized autographed copies are also available. Head over to the official Daughtry store HERE.

Daughtry’s last album was 2018’s Cage To Rattle. The record hit No. 10 …

Iron Maiden Unleash New Song “The Writing On The Wall”

It is the band’s first new music in six years.

Iron Maiden

Iron Maiden have unleashed a music video for their epic new song “The Writing on the Wall.” The animated video, directed Nicos Livese, sees Maiden mascot Eddie transformed into a samurai. Stream the official clip below.

Produced by Kevin Shirley, “The Writing on the Wall” was written by frontman Bruce Dickinson and guitarist Adrian Smith.

Maiden bassist and founder Steve Harris was also …

Cinderella Guitarist Jeff LaBar Dies At 58

“Jeff’s memory and music will be with us forever.”

Jeff LaBar

Cinderella guitarist Jeff LaBar has passed away. He as 58 years old. The band, their families and management request privacy at this time. 

“Heavy hearts cannot begin to describe the feeling of losing our brother Jeff,” Cinderella said in a statement. “The bond between us over decades of creating music and touring the world is something that we as a band uniquely shared. Those …