Mary Ouellette is a New England based music writer and concert photographer. She has spent the last five years as the owner and editor of TheyWillRockYou.com and is most accurately defined as “the girl at the rock show.” Capturing the best of musicians through photos and words is what drives her, whether it’s in the pit cameras in hand or sitting down backstage to interview the artists. ‘Almost Famous’ – it’s not just a movie. Check out her concert photography at SheWillShootYou.com. Passionate about: New England Sports, Butch Walker and Willy Wonka (That’s Wilder not Depp).
How Poison Overcame Controversy to Break Through on ‘Open Up and Say … Ahh!’
'Open Up and Say … Ahh!,' released on May 3, 1988, crowned Poison the kings of rock's glam revival. But it didn’t come without a fight.
Nirvana’s ‘Smells Like Teen Spirit’ Gets Transformed Into a Symphonic Masterpiece
Nirvana’s biggest hit ‘Smells Like Teen Spirit’ has been covered by many artists but it’s never been heard quite like this symphonic version.
Sammy Hagar + Friends Take Fans on ‘A Journey Through the History of Rock’
Concert review and photos from Sammy Hagar's 'A Journey Through the History of Rock' on July 30, 2014 at the Casino Ballroom in Hampton Beach, NH.
Courtney Love Recruited for Final Season of ‘Sons of Anarchy’
Get ready ‘Sons of Anarchy’ fans, Courtney Love is officially headed to Charming, Calif. Love will join the cast of Season 7 hit drama centered around life in an outlaw motorcycle gang, marking her television debut in a dramatic role.
Billy Idol Prepares for Busy 2014 with Special Warm-Up Show – Concert Photos
Idol's set boasted all of his best-known hits, along with a healthy dose of more recent material.
Will Ferrell + Red Hot Chili Peppers’ Chad Smith To Stage Drum Battle on ‘The Tonight Show…
The drum-off between funnyman Will Ferrell and Red Hot Chili Peppers drummer Chad Smith has been months in the making, and while the copious trash talk between the two has been entertaining to say the least, it’s time to get down to business.
Bats Put a Stop to Ozzy Osbourne’s Home Renovations
Black Sabbath singer Ozzy Osbourne and his reputation with bats go way back with the sordid tale of the Prince of Darkness biting the head off of a bat during a live performance. Even though the event proved to be an accident with Osbourne thinking the bat was a rubber toy, the infamy surrounding th…
Black Stone Cherry Dish on Deserted Island Playlists and Florida Georgia Line Hit ‘Stay’
In Part 2 of our interview with Black Stone Cherry, sitting down with drummer John Fred Young and bassist Jon Lawhon on a private beach in the Bahamas proved to be both educational and entertaining.
Art of Dying Talk Upcoming Album + Dream Gigs
Hey Art of Dying fans, if you’ve patiently been waiting for a new album from the Canadian rockers, the good news is, it’s in the works. The bad news is, you'll have to wait a little longer for a confirmed release date.
Black Stone Cherry Talk ‘Magic Mountain’ Album + More While Aboard ShipRocked
One thing that certainly doesn’t suck about conducting interviews on a private tropical island is that the scenery is pretty nice. Thank you ShipRocked! Black Stone Cherry drummer John Fred Young and bassist Jon Lawhon joined us in paradise to talk about their upcoming disc ‘Ma…
Art of Dying Share ShipRocked Highlights Including ‘Bucket List’ Beach Set
Canadian rockers Art of Dying christened their maiden voyage on 2014's ShipRocked cruise with a few bucket list moments, including a sweaty set on the private beach of Great Stirrup Cay in the Bahamas.
Sebastian Bach Unveils Release Date, Track List + Cover Art for ‘Give ‘Em Hell’
Sebastian Bach may have left fans ‘Kicking & Screaming’ with his last solo offering but he’s now ready to unleash his follow-up disc, ‘Give ‘Em Hell’ on April 22 via Frontiers Records.