Monthly Archives: December 2014

HRD Radio Report – Week Ending 12/28/14

The final HRD Radio Report includes a (sort of) new #1 Active Rock song, a look at the (sort of) new Active Rock Top 50, and a rockin’ tune from Saving Abel as my Pick of the Week.

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HRD Radio Report - Saving Abel

HRD RADIO REPORT 

The HRD Radio Report showcases the weekly Active Rock Mediabase Charts (compiled by AllAccess.com), and appears every Tuesday on HardRockDaddy.com.  The HRD Radio Report digs deeper into the weekly Active Rock charts, providing commentary, reviews, recommendations and predictions.  It also features opinion pieces on chart action and the music business in general.

Many of the artists featured on the Active Rock charts have already been reviewed on HardRockDaddy.com.

Click on the hyperlinked song titles to read song reviews, and the hyperlinked artist names to read album reviews.

The following is the Active Rock Mediabase Chart for the week ending 12/28/14.  All exclusive HRD content is featured below the chart:

CHART POSITION THIS WEEK CHART POSITION LAST WEEK ARTIST SONG TITLE RADIO SPINS THIS WEEK
1 2 FOO FIGHTERS “Something From Nothing” 1992
2 1 FIVE FINGER DEATH PUNCH “Wrong Side Of Heaven” 1990
3 3 ROYAL BLOOD “Figure It…

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HRD Radio Report – Week Ending 12/21/14

Just in time for holiday gift-giving, it’s this week’s Radio Report, including an especially fun treat from Rock Sugar as my Pick Of The Week

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HRD Radio Report - Week Ending 12-21-14

HRD RADIO REPORT

TheHRD Radio Report showcases the weekly Active Rock Mediabase Charts (compiled by AllAccess.com), andappears every Tuesday on HardRockDaddy.com. The HRD Radio Report digs deeper into the weekly Active Rock charts, providingcommentary, reviews, recommendationsandpredictions. It also features opinion pieces on chart action and the music business in general.

Many of the artists featured on the Active Rock charts have already been reviewed on HardRockDaddy.com.

Click on the hyperlinked song titles to read song reviews, and the hyperlinked artist names to read album reviews.

The following is the Active Rock Mediabase Chart for the week ending 12/21/14. All exclusive HRD content is featured below the chart:

CHART POSITION THIS WEEK CHART POSITION LAST WEEK ARTIST SONG TITLE RADIO SPINS THIS WEEK
1 1 FIVE FINGER DEATH PUNCH “Wrong Side Of Heaven” 2002
2 2 FOO FIGHTERS “Something From Nothing” 1962
3 3 ROYAL BLOOD “Figure It…

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Ready To Rock (weekly playlists)

You can definitely rock around the Christmas tree in style this week with 5 songs in & 5 songs out of my Spotify Top 40 this week as we head toward the holidays, again two songs that should be there currently missing.    May your holiday be Merry and Happy, I’ll see you on the other side of it with a final update before the new year.


Missing songs this week:
Pale Rider – Project 86, Rock Or Bust – AC/DC

New to the Spotify list this week:
Deep Six – Marilyn Manson, New Wave – Islander, Dragonaut – Judas Priest (re-entry), Run – Syndrome of Fire, Hit The Ground – Hinder

Dropping off the Spotify list this week
The Devil In I – Slipknot, Born This Way – Thousand Foot Krutch, The Way Around Is Through – Live, The Motherload – Mastodon, Leave Your Mark – Stars In Stereo

For the larger (nearly 200 songs) YouTube version there’s nearly a dozen new songs added this week including the aforementioned song from Islander, a new cut from Soto, the title track from the forthcoming album by U.D.O. , the next song from Machine Head, and a LOT more. You can find it at this link

Also, if you’re wondering exactly how all of this gets put together – the hows & whys of it – this recent blog entry probably explains more than you ever wanted to know.

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Ready To Rock (weekly playlists)

3 in & 3 out on my Spotify Top 40 this week , again two songs that should be there currently missing.   Just two weeks until 2014 wraps up, with plans for another series of year-end fun and games here on the blog.  Stay tuned 🙂

Missing songs this week:
Pale Rider – Project 86, Rock Or Bust – AC/DC

New to the Spotify list this week:
Shots – Charm City Devils, Till It’s Gone – Yelawolf, Blood Stained Revolution – Saving Abel

Dropping off the Spotify list this week
Doc Holiday – Volbeat, Save The World – Adelitas Way, Dragonaut– Judas Priest

For the larger (nearly 200 songs) YouTube version there’s over a half dozen new songs added this week including another new (and better) song from the forthcoming Marilyn Manson album, the first taste of the upcoming album from Black Star Riders, a new single from You Me At Six and more. You can find it at this link

Also, if you’re wondering exactly how all of this gets put together – the hows & whys of it – this recent blog entry probably explains more than you ever wanted to know.

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HRD Radio Report – Week Ending 12/14/14

A new number one song, an unexpected return to the chart and my musical version of some holiday cheer … all part of this week’s HRD Radio Report

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HRD Radio Report - Slash featuring Myles Kennedy and the Conspirators

HRD RADIO REPORT 

The HRD Radio Report showcases the weekly Active Rock Mediabase Charts (compiled by AllAccess.com), and appears every Tuesday on HardRockDaddy.com.  The HRD Radio Report digs deeper into the weekly Active Rock charts, providing commentary, reviews, recommendations and predictions.  It also features opinion pieces on chart action and the music business in general.

Many of the artists featured on the Active Rock charts have already been reviewed on HardRockDaddy.com.

Click on the hyperlinked song titles to read song reviews, and the hyperlinked artist names to read album reviews.

The following is the Active Rock Mediabase Chart for the week ending 12/14/14.  All exclusive HRD content is featured below the chart:

CHART POSITION THIS WEEK CHART POSITION LAST WEEK ARTIST SONG TITLE RADIO SPINS THIS WEEK
1 2 FIVE FINGER DEATH PUNCH “Wrong Side Of Heaven” 2015
2 1 FOO FIGHTERS “Something From Nothing” 1999
3 3 ROYAL BLOOD “Figure It…

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Ready To Rock (weekly playlists)

2 in & 2 out on my Spotify Top 40 this week , still with a couple of songs that should be there currently missing.   Slow turnover on the charts lately but with several shots that climbed quickly there’s really not much that’s gotten tired yet either, so it’s all good.  Remember, I get rid of the junk BEFORE these are put together each week 🙂

Missing songs this week:
Pale Rider – Project 86, Rock Or Bust – AC/DC

New to the Spotify list this week:
Dragonaut– Judas Priest,  Drop Dead Cynical – Amaranthe

Dropping off the Spotify list this week
Never Back Down – Nine Lashes, Born 2 Destroy – Rev Theory

For the larger (nearly 200 songs) YouTube version there’s nearly a dozen new songs added again this week including the first single from Hinder with their new vocalist,  the debut of the latest supergroup Revolution Saints (includes members of Journey, Night Ranger and Whitesnake),  something new from Winger,  newcomers Screaming For Silence, and more. You can find it at this link

Also, if you’re wondering exactly how all of this gets put together – the hows & whys of it – this recent blog entry probably explains more than you ever wanted to know.

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HRD Radio Report – Week Ending 12/7/14

A tight race for the top spot, an unusual situation in the middle of the chart and pick hits from Amaranthe, Theory Of A Deadman and more … in this week’s HRD Radio Report

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HRD Radio Report - Amaranthe

HRD RADIO REPORT 

The HRD Radio Report showcases the weekly Active Rock Mediabase Charts (compiled by AllAccess.com), and appears every Tuesday on HardRockDaddy.com.  The HRD Radio Report digs deeper into the weekly Active Rock charts, providing commentary, reviews, recommendations and predictions.  It also features opinion pieces on chart action and the music business in general.

Many of the artists featured on the Active Rock charts have already been reviewed on HardRockDaddy.com.

Click on the hyperlinked song titles to read song reviews, and the hyperlinked artist names to read album reviews.

The following is the Active Rock Mediabase Chart for the week ending 12/7/14.  All exclusive HRD content is featured below the chart:

CHART POSITION THIS WEEK CHART POSITION LAST WEEK ARTIST SONG TITLE RADIO SPINS THIS WEEK
1 1 FOO FIGHTERS “Something From Nothing” 2019
2 2 FIVE FINGER DEATH PUNCH “Wrong Side Of Heaven” 1949
3 3 ROYAL BLOOD “Figure It…

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