Category Archives: Photos

Review & Photos: Slipknot, Marilyn Manson, The Forum, Inglewood, CA 8/14/16

Posted by on August 17, 2016

  One might argue that Slipknot is one of the best bands to see live, but with excessive touring and festival appearances since they released .5: The Gray Chapter in 2014 do they still live up to the hype? What keeps their fans wanting more? Teaming up with another powerhouse from the 90’s, Marilyn Manson, couldn’t […]

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Review and photos: Deftones, Refused, Spotlights impress Boston, Asbury Park

Posted by on August 11, 2016

If you were alive and listening to heavy music in the ’90s, you probably owned albums by Deftones (probably Around the Fur) and Refused (definitely The Shape of Punk to Come). While Refused broke up just after the release of that seminal 1998 album, Deftones soldiered on, despite the loss of bassist Chi Cheng, who died in […]

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Photos: Volbeat, Killswitch Engage kick off tour at Coney Island Amphitheater

Posted by on August 10, 2016

It’s not always that often that new venues open, particularly in New York City. In fact, between Roseland (on a big scale) and The Acheron, Trash Bar and Grand Victory (on a smaller scale), we seem to be losing venues quicker than gaining them. However, the Coney Island Amphitheater opened in late June, and appears […]

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Photos: Summer Slaughter, Worcester MA, 7/30/2016

Posted by on August 4, 2016

Now in its tenth year, the Summer Slaughter Tour is the sole remaining touring music festival in North America devoted to the most extreme metal bands. This year’s lineup is no exception, headed by the brutal death metal heavyweights Cannibal Corpse, and boasting supporting acts Nile, After the Burial, Suffocation, Carnifex, Revocation, Krisiun, Slaughter to […]

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Review and Photos: Return of the Dreads spooks the Irvine Meadows

Posted by on July 29, 2016

Recently, we’ve had a resurgence of bands who peaked their career back in the early 2000’s and that gives the opportunity to put great tour packages together to bring some of that nostalgia back and add a fresh new twist with an interesting setlist. Rob Zombie and Korn announced their so-called Return of the Dreads tour […]

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