Rock

AC/DCember Weekend

This weekend it's AC/DCember on WAAF! We will be remembering and honoring Malcolm Young by crankin' lots of AC/DC double shots, deep cuts and much more! It's an AC/DCember Weekend, from the Only Station That Really Rocks... WAAF! Presented by Tech Needs and Lux Auto Plus !
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According To Science, Rock Is The Perfect Music For Working Out

Do you even rock, bro? According to a scientific study done by sports psychologist Dr. Costas Karageorghis of Brunel University in London, England, the right kind of music can act as a performance-enhancing drug during workouts. The study claims that high-energy music (like rock) often distracts...
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ICYMI: Sit and Spin Got a Little Yachty

Sit and Spin had 10 Great Yacht Rock Classics this week! England Dan and John Ford Coley - I'd Really Love to See You Tonight Robbie Dupree: Steal away Player - Baby Come Back Kenny Loggins- This Is It (1979) I keep forgetting - Michael Mc Donald Toto - Rosanna Kiss On My List (Remastered) Doobie...
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Thrill's Big Brown Blog Rocks and Rolls

Hola, Ryan Castle covered this on his blog (yesterday?), but I feel compelled to share my perspective of the New Originals' set this past Saturday night at the Crocodile. First, if you didn't know, the New Originals played a gig this past Saturday night at the Crocodile...which is why I said that...
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Boston's Tom Scholz On Fan Encounters, Modern Rock, And Refusing To Retire

In the world of of rock n' roll, Tom Scholz of Boston is truly a unique individual. Aside from founding one of the greatest classic rock bands to ever hit the airwaves, he's also an inventor, master tinkerer, philanthropist, and possibly the only successful rock star with two degrees from MIT under...
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Ultrasound Shows Love of Metal

Apparently a love of metal is formed in the womb—for this couple’s baby, at least.While looking at their baby in an ultrasound, Utah couple Makelle and Jared Ahlin were stoked to see a little metalhead in the making.In an interview with CBS News, Makelle shared, “My husband saw it first. He told...
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Rock In The 59th Annual Grammys: Who Won & Who Lost

BEST ROCK PERFORMANCE WINNER "Blackstar" by David Bowie Track from: Blackstar Label: ISO/Columbia Records Video of Band member accepts on behalf of Bowie | Acceptance Speech | 59th GRAMMYs "Joe" (Live From Austin City Limits) by Alabama Shakes Label: ATO Records "Don't Hurt Yourself" by Beyoncé...
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These 12 Rock & Metal Christmas Carols Will Literally Melt Frosty's Face

Ever listen to a Christmas Carol so hot it would literally melt Frosty the Snowman's face off? Give your Christmas an extra kick in the jingle bells and go thrashing through the snow with some of the heaviest, hardest, head-bangingest Christmas Carols ever recorded! 1. "Mistress for Christmas" by...
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The Converse Chuck Taylor Just Got Cooler...And Louder

Could the coolest sneaker in history get any cooler? Apparently it can. The folks at design agency Critical Mass and Cute Circuit have made the official high top of Rock-N-Roll a part of the music with the Converse All Wah . Mad scientists have built a Wah Wah Pedal into the soul of the shoe for...
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The Northeast Comic Con, The Ultrasonic Rock Orchestra, The 61st Annual South Shore Arts Festival, Cirque Du Soleil: Kurios: The WAAF Word On The Street

Saturday 6/18 The Northeast Comic Con is at The Shriner's Auditorium in Wilmington. The Ultrasonic Rock Orchestra is at The Regent Theater in Arlington. The 61st Annual South Shore Arts Festival is at The South Shore Arts Center in Cohasset. Cirque Du Soleil: Kurios is at Suffolk Downs in East...
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