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Harry Chapin's connection to music continues to help the food bank he founded in 1981, thanks to the "Beat an End to Hunger" initiative.
Long Island Cares Harry Chapin Food Bank's ongoing campaign gives the public a chance to help their community and own a signed, custom-framed drumhead from their favorite artists.
The drumheads currently in stock have been signed by Long Island alternative rock band Brand New, "American Idol" winner Scotty McCreery, comedian Chris Tucker, Grammy Award winner Bonnie Raitt, Frank Beard of ZZ Top, Dee Snider of Twisted Sister, British group Squeeze and country artists Eric Church and Luke Bryan.
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Bronx Bombers, a new American play by Eric Simonson, is produced on Broadway by Fran Kirmserand Tony Ponturo, and directed by Eric Simonson. Bronx Bombers officially opened on February 6 at Circle in the Square Theatre, and BroadwayWorld's Richard Ridge was there to chat with celebrities on the red carpet before the show, including Simonson, Kirmser and Ponturo, Broadway's Kate Baldwin and Graham Rowat, plus Dan Grimaldi, Dee Snider, Karen Ziemba, Natalie Roy and Rebecca Faulkenberry and Josh Segarra. Check out what they had to say below!
Dee Snider of Twisted Sister vs. Tipper Gore and the Parents Music Resource Center made #8 on Metal Injection's 10 most controversial moments in metal.
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It’s going to be one rocking spring, as the Rocklahoma Festival is the latest extravaganza to roll out a lineup for 2014. This year’s event will find Five Finger Death Punch, Kid Rock, Staind, Twisted Sister, Deftones and Motorhead leading the three-day music weekend lineup.
The Rocklahoma Festival is once again taking place at the “Catch the Fever” festival grounds in Pryor, Okla., giving fans the chance to camp out all weekend while catching their favorite rock bands. On top of the aforementioned acts, the 2014 will feature such bands as Seether, Jackyl, Filter, Black Label Society, Killswitch Engage, Skid Row, All That Remains, Tom Keifer, Hellyeah, Down, Pop Evil, Adelitas Way,Black Stone Cherry, Trivium, Redlight King, Skindred, Eve to Adam, Texas Hippie Coalition and many more.
Courtesy of Jeff Giles for Ultimate Classic Rock.
Trying to tell someone else’s story is always a tricky business — even if you’re using only interviews to do it, it’s easy to trip over people’s feelings, miss details and unintentionally inflame old grudges. But filmmaker Andrew Horn has managed to pull it off with his upcoming Twisted Sister documentary, according to frontman Dee Snider.