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Shinedown + Jackyl Headline Kansas City’s 2013 ThrottleFest
Jackyl frontman Jesse James Dupree has kept his profile up in recent years taking part in Tru-TV's 'Full Throttle Saloon' television show and this year the brand will expand by launching the ThrottleFest in Kansas City. The music weekend will run Aug. 22-24, with Jackyl headlining the…
12 Bands That Feature the Children of Famous Rockers
They say that the apple doesn't fall... oh, screw it! In my daily search of new music and talking with record label publicists, I've noticed that there are a lot of bands featuring the offspring of famous rock musicians. It can't be easy to carve your own niche in this business when your dad has alr…
Jackyl Frontman Bridges the Gap Between Rap and Rock
There is a song that sounds like it would be controverial, titled 'Just Like a Negro,' on Jackyl's latest album. But despite the dicey vernacular, the song celebrates black music. Darryl McDaniels -- better known as DMC of Run-DMC -- is even joining the band for the song on Jackyl tou…
Q&A With Jackyl’s Jesse James Dupree

Jackyl singer Jesse James Dupree is known for firing up the chainsaw and playing blues-based hard rock. While the band's largest national success occurred in the '90s, Dupree is still a busy, in-demand man, thanks to his TV production deals, the TV show 'Full Throttle Saloon,' his work with Kiefer S…
Jackyl Frontman Tackles New York City — Exclusive Video
In this exclusive video clip, Jackyl vocalist and resident chainsaw soloist Jesse James Dupree runs around New York City for a full day of press and meetings, since he does consultant work in the TV business. Noisecreep even spent some time with Dupree, whose hair hangs all the way down his back, on…
Jackyl Frontman Brought Rocklahoma and AEG Live Together
"I don't mind people saying what they want to say, but take the time to listen and understand reasons why, because there are legitimate reasons why this festival has been altered slightly," says Joe Litvag, Senior Vice President of AEG Live, of the newly revamped Rocklahoma to Noisecreep &…
Plenty of Rock and Heat at Rocklahoma 2009
From so-called 'heavy metal day' to straight-up glam, Rocklahoma 2009 featured four days of non-stop music, fans ... and excruciating heat.
Held annually in Pryor, Okla., Rocklahoma attracts music fans from around the globe. This year, the event took place July 9-12, with bands like Anthrax, Overkil…