Author Archives: kellypolark

November 09

Take Cover!

Some people do not like when other band’s cover their favorite band’s songs. But sometimes the cover song is actually better than the original!  “I Will Always Love You” by Whitney Houston was originally by Dolly Parton. “I Love Rock ‘n’ Roll” by Joan Jett is actually a cover! Here are a few songs that […]

July 27

Why Are Awards Shows Ignoring Rock ‘n’ Roll?

Once upon a time, a long time ago, a music channel called MTV launched and it was my favorite channel for years. I have always loved music, and my eyes were glued for hours watching videos of my favorite musicians while dancing to my favorite songs. Artists like Michael Jackson, Madonna, Motley Crue, Def Leppard, […]

May 11

10 Questions With…Author Becky Monroe

Today at All the Write Notes, we have 10 Questions with author and animal advocate, Becky Monroe. Becky’s incredible debut book, BARK UNTIL HEARD, was released last month. 1. Congrats on the new book, Becky! Give us a quick synopsis of BARK UNTIL HEARD Bark Until Heard is my personal story of rescuing a puppy-mill […]

March 16

It’s Raining Rock Songs!

Are you as excited about spring as I am? It’s been a long, cold winter here in the Midwest. And I welcome spring with my arms wide open (with one hand holding my cute polka dot umbrella). As long as warmer temperatures arrive with it, I don’t mind the spring rain so much. So to […]

January 15


Loudwire recently polled their followers about which rock album was their most anticipated of January of the new year. See the list of new or upcoming albums here. I 100% agree with the results of the poll. I cannot wait to hear the full F.E.A.R. album by Papa Roach. What I love about Papa Roach is […]

November 10

My Top Five Guitar Riffs

I love me some head banging, horn throwing, frenetic rock ‘n’ roll. The biggest reason I prefer the hard rock genre is because of the shredding of guitars. A few of these picks are classic, a few current. But all are killer. Listen up, turn it up, and check ‘em out. 5. “Sweet Child O’ […]