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THE WINERY DOGS ‘Hot Streak’ Out Today On Loud & Proud Records; U.S. Headlining Tour Starts October 3

October 2, 2015 – In 2013, three of rock music’s preeminent musicians—Richie Kotzen, Mike Portnoy and Billy Sheehan—joined forces to release their self-titled, self-produced debut album. Two years later, the trio known as THE WINERY DOGS is back with their second album, proving the immense critical acclaim, Top Ten chart positions and numerous sold-out shows [...]


Joel Hoekstra is Dying To Live, and wants you to come along»

Article by Jennifer Reid While traveling the world with the legendary David Coverdale and Whitesnake, who would have to time to make a solo album? That would be the ingenious Joel Hoekstra. “This is an album that the fans have been asking from me for quite some time. I’ve had alot of requests for solo [...]

The Winery Dogs ride a “Hot Streak” into Nashville»

Article by William Simpson Mike Portnoy, from behind his drum kit, summed up what every fan at The Wildhorse Saloon was thinking when the band hit the stage when he announced “Finally the Dogs are in Nashville.”  For the first time since the formation of the super group, Portnoy and his partners in crime, bassist [...]

Dolly Parton – Blue Smoke»

Review by Stratman “Blue Smoke” is the newest offering from Dolly Parton and is the name of the title cut from her 42nd studio album. It is being released through Dolly Records and Sony Masterworks. Dolly has had a career stretching (5) decades in which she has sold more than 100 million records that includes [...]