Category Archives: Photos

Photos: New England Metal and Hardcore Fest, 2015: Day 1

Posted by on April 23, 2015

This past weekend, the New England Metal and Hardcore Festival kicked off the Festival season in earnest. Always a must-attend for anyone on the eastern seaboard, this year’s fest upped the ante with everything from prog (Between the Buried and Me) classic metal (Death Angel, Testament, Exodus, Nuclear Assault) and relatively rare performances (Corrosion of […]

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Photos: 11 years of New England Metalfest photos from Jeremy Saffer

Posted by on April 13, 2015

If you’ve looked at a professionally-shot band photo in the past decade, the odds are that Jeremy Saffer might have shot it. The Massachusetts-based photographer has shot album covers, band portraits and magazine covers for countless bands. And for the last 11 years, he’s been covering the New England Metal and Hardcore Festival. With the […]

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Photos: Coal Chamber, Filter, Combichrist, American Head Charge, NYC, Webster Hall, 3/29/2015

Posted by on March 31, 2015

Proving that everything old is nu again, Coal Chamber have not only reunited, but also recorded a fourth album, Rivals, that will be coming out on May 15 on Napalm Records. It will be the first new music from the and in 13 years. While they’d already had a few tours under their belts since reforming in […]

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Photos: Black Sheep Wall, Colombian Necktie, 16, Teeth, Skinslip, Los Globos, March 1

Posted by on March 11, 2015

Back when we started Amplified, our new and emerging artist column, the first band we featured was Los Angeles sludge band Colombian Necktie.  The band has gone on to get press well beyond Metal Insider, as well as radio airplay around the country. The band kicked off March by playing with fellow sludge band Black Sheep […]

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Exclusive photos: Supergroup The Dead Daisies play Cuba

Posted by on March 5, 2015

This past weekend, Cuba got a chance to see some American rock and roll for one  the first times since the two countries began discussions to renew diplomatic relations. The Dead Daisies, which counts Guns N’ Roses guitarist Richard Fortus and keyboardist Dizzy Reed, drummer Brian Tichy (Ozzy Osbourne), and bassist Marco Mendoza among its ranks, […]

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