Category Archives: Photos

Photos: Udo Dirkschneider kicks off North American tour in NYC, 2/23

Posted by on March 1, 2018

German heavy metal legend Udo Dirkschneider came to fame in the early ’80s as the frontman of Accept, returning to the band twice. However, as a solo artist, he’s released way more solo albums, and this current tour focuses on his solo career. The 65 year-old ‘s North American tour kicked off in New York […]

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Photos: Marilyn Manson returns to New Jersey, 2/16/18

Posted by on February 19, 2018

Last Thursday (15) during his bizarre rant in Long Island that led to the show ending early, Marilyn Manson called New Jersey a “shithole.” He might not be a fan of the Garden State, but he didn’t show that the following night at a sold-out show at Sayreville, NJ’s Starland Ballroom. Metal Insider contributing photographer […]

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Review/Photos: Shiprocked the waves with Stone Sour, Black Label and many more

Posted by on February 5, 2018

Over the past ten years, I’ve covered too many shows to count, and at least 4-5 festivals a year. Once in a while someone always asks if I’ve been on Shiprocked. This past January the Carnival Liberty set sail to the beautiful Bahamas with myself and 3,000 other rock/metal fanatics. Making the trip extra special, […]

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Review/Photos: Avenged Sevenfold sets The Stage in Grand Rapids, Michigan

Posted by on January 22, 2018

After starting The Stage World Tour overseas in Europe in early 2017, Avenged Sevenfold put their North American dates on hold last year to go on the road with Metallica as direct support. Now, fresh off the Hardwired Tour, Avenged Sevenfold has picked up right where they left off.  Last Sunday (14), The Stage World Tour […]

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Photos: The Dillinger Escape Plan’s last stand

Posted by on January 4, 2018

When The Dillinger Escape Plan announced that their last show of their career would take place at the end of 2017 at New York’s Terminal 5, fans from around the world started making plans to be there. After the first show sold out in minutes, the 3,000-capacity venue added a second show, then a third. […]

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