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Octane Big ‘Uns Countdown – Week of 1-14-17

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Octane Big ‘Uns Countdown for the week of 1-14-17.

1-14-17 Big ‘Uns Countdown playlist can also be found on www.HardRockDaddyNetwork.com (the HRD YouTube channel), in addition to archived playlists dating back to 2013.  Links to reviews of songs from the countdown are featured at the bottom of the page.

#15 –  “You Don’t Get Me High Anymore” – THREE DAYS GRACE

#14 –  “Take Me” – KORN

#13 –  “Doomed” – BRING ME THE HORIZON

#12 –  “Breaking New” – FROM ASHES TO NEW

#11 –  “Breathe” – THROUGH FIRE

#10 –  “Ready For War (Pray For Peace)” – ADELITA’S WAY

# 9 –   “Monster” – STARSET

# 8 –   “We Will Not Go Quietly” – SIXX:A.M.

# 7 –   “Hated” – BEARTOOTH

# 6 –   “Never Again” – BREAKING BENJAMIN

# 5 –   “The Bottom” – DEVOUR THE DAY

# 4 –   “How Did You Love” – SHINEDOWN

# 3 –   “Remember We Die” – GEMINI SYNDROME

# 2 –   “My Name Is Human” – HIGHLY SUSPECT

# 1 –    “Square Hammer” – GHOST

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Octane Big ‘Uns Countdown – Week of 1-7-17

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Octane Big ‘Uns Countdown for the week of 1-7-17.

1-7-17 Big ‘Uns Countdown playlist can also be found on www.HardRockDaddyNetwork.com (the HRD YouTube channel), in addition to archived playlists dating back to 2013.  Links to reviews of songs from the countdown are featured at the bottom of the page.

#15 –  “Lullaby” – FRANK CARTER & THE RATTLESNAKES

#14 –  “Door To Door Cannibals” – CHEVELLE

#13 –  “Take Me” – KORN

#12 –  “Breaking New” – FROM ASHES TO NEW

#11 –  “Hated” – BEARTOOTH

#10 –  “Atlas,Rise!” – METALLICA

# 9 –   “Breathe” – THROUGH FIRE

# 8 –   “Monster” – STARSET

# 7 –   “Square Hammer” – GHOST

# 6 –   “The Bottom” – DEVOUR THE DAY

# 5 –   “Ready For War(Pray For Peace)” – ADELITA’S WAY

# 4 –   “Never Again” – BREAKING BENJAMIN

# 3 –   “How Did You Love” – SHINEDOWN

# 2 –   “My Name Is Human” – HIGHLY SUSPECT

# 1 –    “Remember We Die” – GEMINI SYNDROME

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2016 Active Rock Radio / Octane Quarterly Report: Q4

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Octane Big ‘Uns Countdown – Week of 12-31-16

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Octane Big ‘Uns Countdown for the week of 12-31-16.

12-31-16 Big ‘Uns Countdown playlist can also be found on www.HardRockDaddyNetwork.com (the HRD YouTube channel), in addition to archived playlists dating back to 2013.  Links to reviews of songs from the countdown are featured at the bottom of the page.

#15 –  “Lullaby” – FRANK CARTER & THE RATTLESNAKES

#14 –  “You Don’t Get Me High Anymore” – THREE DAYS GRACE

#13 –  “The Bottom” – DEVOUR THE DAY

#12 –  “The Stage” – AVENGED SEVENFOLD

#11 –  “Atlas,Rise!” – METALLICA

#10 –  “Hated” – BEARTOOTH

# 9 –   “Square Hammer” – GHOST

# 8 –   “Breaking Now” – FROM ASHES TO NEW

# 7 –   “Monster” – STARSET

# 6 –   “Ready For War (Pray For Peace)” – ADELITA’S WAY

# 5 –   “Remember We Die” – GEMINI SYNDROME

# 4 –   “Stuck In Your Head” – I PREVAIL

# 3 –   “Never Again” – BREAKING BENJAMIN

# 2 –   “How Did You Love” – SHINEDOWN

# 1 –    “My Name Is Human” – HIGHLY SUSPECT

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Octane Big ‘Uns Countdown – Week of 12-17-16

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Octane Big ‘Uns Countdown for the week of 12-17-16.

12-17-16 Big ‘Uns Countdown playlist can also be found on www.HardRockDaddyNetwork.com (the HRD YouTube channel), in addition to archived playlists dating back to 2013.  Links to reviews of songs from the countdown are featured at the bottom of the page.

#15 –  “Crooked Teeth” – PAPA ROACH

#14 –  “Door To Door Cannibals” – CHEVELLE

#13 –  “Hated” – BEARTOOTH

#12 –  “Ready For War (Pray For Peace)” – ADELITA’S WAY

#11 –  “Breaking Now” – FROM ASHES TO NEW

#10 –  “Take me” – KORN

# 9 –   “The Stage” – AVENGED SEVENFOLD

# 8 –   “Atlas,Rise!” – METALLICA

# 7 –   “Never Again” – BREAKING BENJAMIN

# 6 –   “Square Hammer” – GHOST

# 5 –   “Monster” – STARSET

# 4 –   “Stuck In Your Head” – I PREVAIL

# 3 –   “How Did You Love” – SHINEDOWN

# 2 –   “My Name Is Human” – HIGHLY SUSPECT

# 1 –    “Remember We Die” – GEMINI SYNDROME

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Octane Big ‘Uns Countdown – Week of 12-10-16

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Octane Big ‘Uns Countdown for the week of 12-10-16.

12-10-16 Big ‘Uns Countdown playlist can also be found on www.HardRockDaddyNetwork.com (the HRD YouTube channel), in addition to archived playlists dating back to 2013.  Links to reviews of songs from the countdown are featured at the bottom of the page.

#15 – “Door To Door Cannibals” – CHEVELLE

#14 –  “You Don’t Get Me High Anymore” – THREE DAYS GRACE

#13 –  “Breathe” – THROUGH FIRE

#12 –  “Ready For War (Pray For Peace)” – ADELITA’S WAY

#11 –   “Take Me” – KORN

#10 –   “Crooked Teeth” – PAPA ROACH

# 9 –    “The Stage” – AVENGED SEVENFOLD

# 8 –    “Never Again” – BREAKING BENJAMIN

# 7 –    “Square Hammer” – GHOST

# 6 –    “Monster” – STARSET

# 5 –    “Stuck In Your Head” – I PREVAIL

# 4 –    “How Did You Love” – SHINEDOWN

# 3 –    “Remember We Die” – GEMINI SYDROME

# 2 –    “Atlas, Rise” – METALLICA

# 1 –     “My Name Is Human” – HIGHLY SUSPECT

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Octane Big ‘Uns Countdown – Week of 12-3-16

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Octane Big ‘Uns Countdown for the week of 12-3-16.

12-3-16 Big ‘Uns Countdown playlist can also be found on www.HardRockDaddyNetwork.com (the HRD YouTube channel), in addition to archived playlists dating back to 2013.  Links to reviews of songs from the countdown are featured at the bottom of the page.

#15 – “You Don’t Get Me High Anymore” – THREE DAYS GRACE

#14 –  “Take Me” – KORN

#13 –  “The Stage” – AVENGED SEVENFOLD

#12 –  “The Bottom” – DEVOUR THE DAY

#11 –   “Breathe” – THROUGH FIRE

#10 –   “Push” – THOUSAND FOOT KRUTCH

# 9 –    “Never Again” – BREAKING BENJAMIN

# 8 –    “Ready For War (Pray For Peace)” – ADELITA’S WAY

# 7 –    “Square Hammer” – GHOST

# 6 –    “Monster” – STARSET

# 5 –    “My Name Is Human” – HIGHLY SUSPECT

# 4 –    “Atlas,Rise!” – METALLICA

# 3 –    “Stuck in Your Head” – I PREVAIL

# 2 –    “Remember We Die” – GEMINI SYNDRROME

# 1 –     “How Did You Love” – SHINEDOWN

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Octane Big ‘Uns Countdown – Week of 3-21-15

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Octane Big ‘Uns Countdown for the week of 3-21-15.

The 3-21-15 Big ‘Uns Countdown playlist can also be found on www.HardRockDaddyNetwork.com (the HRD YouTube channel), in addition to archived playlists dating back to 2013.  Links to reviews of songs from the countdown are featured at the bottom of the page.

#15 – “Darkest Part” – RED

#14 –  “The Last Garrison” – ENTER SHAKIRI

#13 –  “Never Giving Up” – OF MICE & MEN

#12 –  “Carnivore” – STARSET

#11 –  “Bent To Fly” – SLASH f. MYLES KENNEDY & THE CONSPIRATORS

#10 –  “Heavy Is The Head” – ZAC BROWN BAND f. CHRIS CORNELL

#9 –   “Apocalyptic” – HALESTORM

# 8 –   “Blank Space” – I PREVAIL

# 7 –   “Wish You Hell” – LIKE A STORM

# 6 –   “Custer” – SLIPKNOT

# 5 –   “Angel” – THEORY OF A DEADMAN

# 4 –   “Stars” – SIXX: A.M.

# 3 –   “Drop Dead Cynical” –  AMARANTHE

# 2 –    “Untraveled Road” – THOUSAND FOOT KRUTCH

# 1 –    “This Probably Won’t End Well” – ALL THAT REMAINS

 

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Octane Big ‘Uns Countdown – Week of 3-14-15

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Octane Big ‘Uns Countdown for the week of 3-14-15.

The 3-14-15 Big ‘Uns Countdown playlist can also be found on www.HardRockDaddyNetwork.com (the HRD YouTube channel), in addition to archived playlists dating back to 2013.  Links to reviews of songs from the countdown are featured at the bottom of the page.

#15 – “Lights Out” – SEASONS AFTER

#14 –  “Christ Copyright” – NOTHING MORE

#13 –  “The Last Garrison” – ENTER SHAKIRI

#12 –  “Paralyzed” – IN FLAMES

#11 –  “Wish You Hell” – LIKE A STORM

#10 –  “Custer” – SLIPKNOT

#9 –   “Carnivore” – STARSET

# 8 –   “Drop Dead Cynical” – AMARANTHE

# 7 –   “Never Giving Up” – OF MICE & MEN

# 6 –   “Untraveled Road” – THOUSAND FOOT KRUTCH

# 5 –   “Stars” – SIXX: A.M.

# 4 –   “Angel” – THEORY OF A DEADMAN

# 3 –   “Apocalyptic” –  HALESTORM

# 2 –    “Face Everything And Rise” – PAPA ROACH

# 1 –    “This Probably Won’t End Well” – ALL THAT REMAINS

 

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Octane Big ‘Uns Countdown – Week of 3-7-15

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Octane Big ‘Uns Countdown for the week of 3-7-15.

The 3-7-15 Big ‘Uns Countdown playlist can also be found on www.HardRockDaddyNetwork.com (the HRD YouTube channel), in addition to archived playlists dating back to 2013.  Links to reviews of songs from the countdown are featured at the bottom of the page.

#15 – “Lights Out” – SEASONS AFTER

#14 –  “God If You Are Above” – FALLING IN REVERSE

#13 –  “I Get Around” – ADELITA’S WAY

#12 –  “Goodbye Agony” – BLACK VEIL BRIDES

#11 –  “Never Giving Up” – OF MICE & MEN

#10 –  “Carnivore” – STARSET

#9 –   “Wish You Hell” – LIKE A STORM

# 8 –   “Angel” – THEORY OF A DEADMAN

# 7 –   “Custer” – SLIPKNOT

# 6 –   “Face Everything And Rise” – PAPA ROACH

# 5 –   “Apocalyptic” – HALESTORM

# 4 –   “Drop Dead Cynical” – AMARANTHE

# 3 –   “Untraveled Road” –  THOUSAND FOOT KRUTCH

# 2 –    “Stars” – SIXX: A.M.

# 1 –    “This Probably Won’t End Well” – ALL THAT REMAINS

 

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HRD Radio Report – Week Ending 8/17/14 (NEW FEATURE)

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HRD RADIO REPORT 

Welcome to the HRD Radio Report!  This new feature, which showcases the weekly Active Rock Mediabase Charts (compiled by AllAccess.com), will appear every Tuesday on HardRockDaddy.com.  The HRD Radio Report digs deeper into the weekly Active Rock charts, providing commentary, reviews, recommendations and predictions.  The HRD Radio Report will also be quoting radio and record industry people on a regular basis, and talking directly to a variety of hard rock artists about their music, tours and more!

Many of the artists featured on the Active Rock charts have already been reviewed on HardRockDaddy.com.

Click on the hyperlinked song titles to read song reviews, and the hyperlinked artist names to read album reviews.

The following is the Active Rock Mediabase Chart for the week ending 8/17/14.  All exclusive HRD content is featured below the chart:

 

CHART POSITION THIS WEEK CHART POSITION LAST WEEK ARTIST SONG TITLE RADIO SPINS THIS WEEK
1 2 NOTHING MORE “This Is The Time (Ballast)” 2079
2 1 GODSMACK “1000hp” 1954
3 3 SEETHER “Words As Weapons” 1771
4 4 LINKIN PARK “Until It’s Gone” 1460
5 7 PRETTY RECKLESS “Messed Up World” 1398
6 5 RISE AGAINST “I Don’t Want To Be Here” 1386
7 10 YOU ME AT SIX “Room To Breathe” 1110
8 6 THEORY OF A DEADMAN “Drown” 1104
9 9 SLASH “World On Fire” 1100
10 8 STARSET “My Demons” 1070
11 11 WE AS HUMAN “Take The Bullets Away” 1025
12 12 KORN “Hater” 971
13 14 CHEVELLE “Hunter Eats Hunter” 969
14 15 WEEZER “Back To The Shack” 965
15 13 THREE DAYS GRACE “Painkiller” 856
16 16 CROBOT “Nowhere To Hide” 741
17 17 OF MICE & MEN “Would You Still Be There” 638
18 23 SIXX A.M. “Gotta Get It Right” 626
19 18 AVENGED SEVENFOLD “This Means War” 592
20 20 KONGOS “Come With Me Now” 533
21 19 SKILLET “Rise” 529
22 21 FRAMING HANLEY “Criminal” 460
23 22 LIKE A STORM “Love The Way You Hate Me” 418
24 30 ROYAL BLOOD “Figure It Out” 413
25 28 OTHERWISE “Darker Side Of The Moon” 374
26 24 DEVOUR THE DAY “Respect” 373
27 29 ISLANDER “Coconut Dracula” 345
28 27 BRING ME THE HORIZON “Can You Feel My Heart” 339
29 32 BLACK KEYS “Gotta Get Away” 319
30 26 BLACK LABEL SOCIETY “Angel Of Mercy” 314
31 31 A DAY TO REMEMBER “End Of Me” 274
32 37 ESCAPE THE FATE “Picture Perfect” 249
33 39 FOZZY “Lights Go Out” 244
34 35 REDLIGHT KING “Devil’s Dance” 244
35 42 ASKING ALEXANDRIA “Moving On” 234
36 41 DIRTY HEADS “My Sweet Summer” 223
37 38 HELLYEAH “Sangre Por Sangre (Blood For Blood)” 199
38 33 AVATAR “Bloody Angel” 194
39 25 ADELITAS WAY “Dog On A Leash” 188
40 45 SLEEPWAVE “Through The Looking Glass” 187
41 43 SLIPKNOT “The Negative One” 174
42 54 NONPOINT “Breaking Skin” 159
43 52 THOUSAND FOOT KRUTCH “Born This Way” 146
44 50 FLYLEAF “Set Me On Fire” 136
45 49 FUEL “Cold Summer” 136
46 51 TRIVIUM “Villainy Thrives” 127
47 55 EVE TO ADAM “Locked & Loaded” 123
48 47 HEARTIST “Skeletons” 123
49 48 WITHIN REASON “Enemy” 117
50 46 LAST INTERNATIONALE “Life Liberty & The…” 117

 

BAM-BAM’S BREAKDOWN

By Craig “Bam-Bam” Stegall

 

Well, well, well…as we look at our Top 50 Active Rock spinners at commercial radio for the week ending August 17th 2014, it’s clear that exciting new hard rock bands are making a solid run at the crown.

 

CHART TOPPERS:

Nothing More has been the favorite hard rock band of every fan and critic this year! (see HRD album review).

As a new band, they are getting their start in small clubs and woodsheds, but that hasn’t stopped “This Is The Time (Ballast)” from dominating the Active Rock radio charts.  Watching them take down Godsmack (the reigning Active Rock radio champions) has been some award-winning theatrics.

By over 100 spins, the freshman foursome has done something that has rarely been done since Korn rocketed up the Billboard charts in the early 90s!  Nothing More’s self-titled debut release is my personal favorite to be named “Best Album Of 2014.”

Uproar Festival co-headliners, Godsmack and Seether, round out the top three Active Rock radio songs respectively this week with “1000hp” and “Words As Weapons.”

 

 

CHART HIGHLIGHTS:

I’m very pleased to see newcomers, Starset, make it into the Top 10 with “My Demons,” although I wish that they had done it with “Halo,” the song that I consider to be the best track from their recently-released album, Transmissions.  Clearly, the decision-maker on this one got it right, so I’ll defer to them and stick to reviewing.

I’m really digging the new Escape The Fate single, “Picture Perfect,” which got a nice 5-spin boost this week, slightly edging out Fozzy for the #32 spot on the chart.

Fozzy may not have been taken seriously at first because they are fronted by former WWE superstar, Chris Jericho, but make no mistake; Jericho is a very good singer and songwriter, and this band is no joke!  Their incredible tune, “Lights Go Out” – off of their latest album, Do You Wanna Start A War – is a solid Active Rock radio performer.

 

 

CHART CLIMBER:

The biggest climb on this week’s Active Rock radio charts came courtesy of Christian hard rockers, Thousand Foot Krutch, who debut in the Top 50 with their new single, “Born This Way,” a nice little radio rocker with a shredding guitar solo.

 

 

BAM-BAM’S BIG ONES!:

Get your minds out of the gutter!  “Bam-Bam’s Big Ones” is not about my nether region.  This weekly feature is simply one man’s opinion on the music that you SHOULD be listening to if you like the music that is regularly featured on Hard Rock Daddy and the HRD Radio Report.  You dig?  No payouts, no bias…just killer music that I get the chance to hear before others because I’m cool like that!

 

This week’s “Bam-Bam’s Big Ones!” are:

Message To Venus “Hollow”

Brilliantly executed new rock that fuses elements of…come to think of it, I don’t know what they’re fusing because they sound like no one else that I’ve heard before!  The band’s 2010 EP, The Envelope, took Active Rock radio by storm with the single “Universal You,” which was featured on  The Witness soundtrack (an action-horror film released in 2012).

Message To Venus returns this fall with a new album entitled Victims & Villains, a solid, much heavier and brainier effort.  “Hollow,” the first single from the album, should break onto the Active Rock radio charts in the very near future!

 

 HellYeah“Moth”

Vinnie Paul and the boys hit back with their second release from their brilliant Blood For Blood album.  This one is a smoker that is sure to get your blood pumping like the title track did when it was released as a single ( it still sits in the top 20 of the Active Rock radio charts).  It won’t be long before “Moth” joins “Sangre Por Sangre (Blood For Blood)” on the charts!

 

 Young Guns “I Want Out”

Don’t let the name fool you; this band is not that young.  Their maturity will win you over with this track, a nice little rocker featuring bluesy guitar that will have the ladies shakin’ it!  “I Want Out” has some nice preliminary legs on it as it heads towards the Active Rock radio charts.

 

 

I CALL B#LL$HIT!:

Each week (for reasons unknown) there are songs on the chart by bands that don’t belong on Active Rock radio.  Hard Rock Daddy launched the HRD Radio Report to showcase and report on hard rock artists on radio.  Rather than edit these bands off of the chart, we decided to add an “I CALL B#LL$HIT!” feature to this column to point out the bands that have no place on Active Rock radio.

Here are this week’s “I CALL B#LL$HIT!” bands:

  • Black Keys
  • Dirty Heads
  • Weezer

 

 

WRAP-UP:

That’s it for this week!  Tune in to HardRockDaddy.com every Tuesday for the HRD Radio Report and Bam-Bam’s Breakdown.

Next Tuesday, we bring you interviews from my friends at Roadrunner Records as they talk about their artists that are currently climbing the charts, and we’ll also check in with Godsmack drummer, Shannon Larkin, reporting from the Rockstar Energy Drink Uproar Festival.  It’s all happening exclusively on HardRockDaddy.com!

Peace/Out!