Mary Ouellette is a New England based music writer and concert photographer. She has spent the last five years as the owner and editor of TheyWillRockYou.com and is most accurately defined as “the girl at the rock show.” Capturing the best of musicians through photos and words is what drives her, whether it’s in the pit cameras in hand or sitting down backstage to interview the artists. ‘Almost Famous’ – it’s not just a movie. Check out her concert photography at SheWillShootYou.com. Passionate about: New England Sports, Butch Walker and Willy Wonka (That’s Wilder not Depp).
Will Ferrell + Red Hot Chili Peppers’ Chad Smith To Stage Drum Battle on ‘The Tonight Show’
The drum-off between funnyman Will Ferrell and Red Hot Chili Peppers drummer Chad Smith has been months in the making, and while the copious trash talk between the two has been entertaining to say the least, it’s time to get down to business.
Bats Put a Stop to Ozzy Osbourne’s Home Renovations
Black Sabbath singer Ozzy Osbourne and his reputation with bats go way back with the sordid tale of the Prince of Darkness biting the head off of a bat during a live performance. Even though the event proved to be an accident with Osbourne thinking the bat was a rubber toy, the infamy surrounding the event lives on to this day.
Black Label Society, Down, Devil You Know + Butcher Babies Rock Golden Gods Tour
The 2014 class of the Revolver Golden Gods tour tore through The Palladium in Worcester, Mass., last night (May 8) like a tornado, living up to the name on the marquee. The titans of metal packed the house for a show that offered up enough raucous revelry and riffs that would have made Atlas himself proud.
The Black Keys Unveil ‘Turn Blue’ 2014 Tour Dates
The Black Keys are back! Their new release ‘Turn Blue’ is out later this month and now the band is revealing an extensive tour run that will take them throughout North America, with more dates on the way.
Misfits Call Glenn Danzig Lawsuit ‘Sour Grapes’ in Lengthy Statement
It was recently reported that former Misfits frontman Glenn Danzig filed a lawsuit against his onetime bandmate Jerry Only alleging trademark infringement. With their iconic ‘Crimson Ghost’ mascot, the Misfits name and logo has launched several lucrative merchandising deals since Danzig's departure and it appears that Danzig feels he’s unjustly missing out on a piece of the proverbial pie. Read Mo
Rock Against MS Auction Features Items Signed by John 5, Lita Ford, Scott Ian + More
Earlier this year, on March 26, several rockers joined forces for the Rock Against MS concert at the Whisky A Go-Go in California to raise funds to battle the debilitating disease. From performances by Robby Krieger of The Doors fame to Lita Ford and Cherie Currie, Bruce Kulick, Steve Stevens from Billy Idol’s band and Stephen Perkins of Jane’s Addition – the star-studded benefit show was a huge s
Black Stone Cherry Dish on Deserted Island Playlists and Florida Georgia Line Hit ‘Stay’
In Part 2 of our interview with Black Stone Cherry, sitting down with drummer John Fred Young and bassist Jon Lawhon on a private beach in the Bahamas proved to be both educational and entertaining.
Art of Dying Talk Upcoming Album + Dream Gigs
Hey Art of Dying fans, if you’ve patiently been waiting for a new album from the Canadian rockers, the good news is, it’s in the works. The bad news is, you'll have to wait a little longer for a confirmed release date.
Black Stone Cherry Talk ‘Magic Mountain’ Album + More While Aboard ShipRocked
One thing that certainly doesn’t suck about conducting interviews on a private tropical island is that the scenery is pretty nice. Thank you ShipRocked! Black Stone Cherry drummer John Fred Young and bassist Jon Lawhon joined us in paradise to talk about their upcoming disc ‘Magic Mountain.’
Tremonti Talk Songwriting, Little Known Facts About the Band + Future Plans
Tremonti may have started out as a solo project for Mark Tremonti with the goal of collecting his musical ideas outside of Alter Bridge and Creed, but now Tremonti is a full-fledged band with Eric Friedman on rhythm guitar, Garrett Whitlock on drums and Wolfgang Van Halen on bass.