The Ultimate Rock N Roll Weekend in Dublin

The Ultimate Rock N Roll Weekend in Dublin

Ultimate Rock and Roll Weekend We have some delightful news for all the Rock and Roll fans out there! We have the ultimate Rock N Roll Weekend coming to Dublin. With the Rock N Roll Marathon, Rock N Roll Festival and ourselves hosting Radio Nova at the museum, it’s the perfect way to celebrate our first birthday! Rock and Roll Marathon The number one global happening that brings together music and exercise is coming to Dublin the very first weekend in August! The Rock and Roll Marathon will take place throughout the city center from Friday the 5th to Sunday the 8th featuring races of different lengths as well as fun activities and of course, Rock N’ Roll! The route of the race passes some of Dublin’s scenic attractions like the famous Ha’Penny Bridge, Christ Church Cathedral, Ireland’s oldest pub Brazen Head, James Joyce Museum and the Guinness Brewery, finishing in one of Europe’s largest walled city parks – The Phoenix Park.  Rock and Roll Museum’s birthday Meanwhile, over at The Rock and Roll Museum we’re celebrating our 1st birthday! To commemorate our first successful year, we’re teaming up with Radio Nova, who will be broadcasting live from the museum! Join us on Saturday the 6th of August and celebrate our birthday with us! There will be some very special birthday giveaways announced during the broadcast, so stay tuned! In addition, for anyone competing in the races, we’re offering a 20% discount for all the runners! All you have to do is present your running bib or  medal at reception. You can register for the races here.   Rock and Roll Festival Last but...
10 Classic American Rock Songs to Pump your Fist to this 4th of July

10 Classic American Rock Songs to Pump your Fist to this 4th of July

Top 10 Classic American Rock Songs The 4th of July is Independence Day in the USA. It’s a time for Americans to celebrate everything that makes America great. America has introduced a lot of great things to the world, but one thing they’re particularly good at it pumping out top-notch, hard-rockin’ bands with classic songs that you can’t help but turn up the volume on and sing at the top of your voice. It’s a tough task to pick just 10 classic American rock songs, but here is our attempt. We recommend enjoying this list with some cold beers and a hamburger and fries. 1. Eagles - Hotel California “The hotel itself could be taken as a metaphor not only for the myth-making of Southern California, but for the myth-making that is the American Dream, because it is a fine line between the American Dream, and the American nightmare.” - Don Henley 2. Aerosmith - Dream On “Dream On” was written four years before Aerosmith came to be, when Steven Tyler was only 18. He said in an interview “I never dreamed it would end up as a real song or anything…It’s about dreaming until your dreams come true.” Solid proof the American Dream does exist. 3. Journey - Don’t Stop Believin’ The unmistakable intro to “Don’t Stop Believin’” will have you up off your seat playing air guitar before you know it! There is nothing more motivating than a tune telling you to never give up on your dreams this Fourth of July. 4. Chuck Berry - Johnny B. Goode Going back a little further in history for this one, Chuck Berry’s “Johnny B. Goode”...