Timeless Music: Introducing Jessi Zilka

Hey there. My name is Jessi Zilka. I’ve recently been brought into the Rock on Purpose family as a contributing writer with a focus on what people have lovingly labeled “throwback” music. In my eyes, however, I’m simply writing about amazing, relevant rock and roll that likely hit your ears decades ago.

August Burns Red Announces Constellations Tour With Silent Planet

August Burns Red

Pennsylvania native hard rock outfit August Burns Red (ABR) announced today that they will be heading out on a 10 year anniversary tour commemorating their third album, Constellations, which was released in 2009. https://www.facebook.com/augustburnsred/videos/10157027744464291/ Joining them on tour will be heavy metal band Silent Planet and Canadian rockers Silverstein. Silent Planet shared the tour dates [...]

The Grizzly Awards Set to be the Industry’s First All-Rock Awards

The Grizzly Awards

The Grizzly Awards is preparing for a 2019 launch as the Christian music industry's first all-rock awards. The Grizzly Awards are being produced by a partnership of professionals with wide range of industry experience, all passionate about covering the longstanding gap left by heavy music's exclusion from most major awards. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HizfYAoM6BM The Grizzly Awards seeks [...]