Category Archives: Festivals

World’s Loudest Month festival dates announced for 2016

Posted by on November 9, 2015

It’s been an interesting year in the world of concerts and touring. The demise of the Mayhem Fest will probably be the biggest touring story of 2015 as far as hard rock and metal are concerned. But perhaps an overlooked story is the success of destination festivals, such as Rock on the Range, Welcome to […]

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Black Sabbath, Rammstein round out Download headliners

Posted by on October 21, 2015

The fact that Iron Maiden was headlining the final night of the Download Festival for their only UK date of 2016 was probably enough to get many excited on that side of the pond. Now the fest has named it’s Friday and Saturday headliners, and they’re just as impressive, if not more so. Black Sabbath […]

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Iron Maiden to headline Download Festival

Posted by on October 20, 2015

With their own 747, Eddie, and the energy of many bands easily half their age, Iron Maiden are a touring juggernaut. The sextet are a global phenomenon, as you can tell from the cities where Flight 666 was recorded. And yet, when they announced their tour in support of The Book of Souls, a UK date was conspicuously […]

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The Food Truck & Rock Carnival: Through The Eyes Of A Ten Year Old

Posted by on October 8, 2015

A few weeks ago, the first annual Food Truck & Rock Carnival was held in Clark, NJ. Part food truck gathering, part family carnival and part full blown rock concert, the festival’s organizers emphasized to us that they intended to create a weekend event that could be enjoyed by all ages. With that in mind, we […]

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Coming in October to Brooklyn: Artnoir Extreme

Posted by on September 29, 2015

In just a few weeks, CMJ will be taking over New York City, and hundreds of bands and college students will be converging on NYC and Brooklyn for music panels and label parties during the day and showcases and more label parties at night.There will be some metal stuff to do during the week, like […]

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