Category Archives: Reviews

Unfathomable Ruination plays first show in box

Posted by on July 3, 2014

British death metal band Unfathomable Ruination played their first scheduled show yesterday in London. However, unlike most bands that play shows in London, a lot more people knew about this show, since it was in a soundproof airtight box just outside London skyscraper The Gherkin. While we couldn’t make it to London to not really […]

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Review and Photos: Failure, Tree of Stars Tour at Exit/In, 6/8 in Nashville

Posted by on June 11, 2014

Chances are, if you remember Failure from their heyday in the mid ’90s, you’re probably much older than I am.  In fact I only recently found out about the band, who recently reunited this year–putting out a new song–and are currently in the midst of their first tour in 16 years.  While this probably makes […]

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Photos/Review: The Amity Affliction and Heartist, Nashville, TN, 4/15/14

Posted by on April 18, 2014

Earlier this week, I had the opportunity to catch two bands I’ve been meaning to check out for a while, The Amity Affliction and Heartist.  Both of these Roadrunner bands are currently on the Hollow Bodies Tour with Bless the Fall, Silverstein, and Secrets. I caught the tour in its second week as it made […]

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Review: Even though we know outcome, ‘As the Palaces Burn’ is a compelling film

Posted by on February 13, 2014

Lamb of God’s first theatrical release, As the Palaces Burn, begins as it ends, in Richmond, Virginia. As gritty footage of the blue collar state capitol fills the screen, vocalist Randy Blythe scrambles onto a bridge and makes his way over the James River. Describing himself as a “dirtbag down by the river,” he states he […]

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Crosses ††† Rocks Nashville, TN: review and photos 1/11/14

Posted by on January 13, 2014

Crosses †††, featuring the mighty Chino Moreno of Deftones, Shaun Lopez of Far, and Chuck Doom, are currently on a 1-week mini tour, with just two more dates now remaining today and tomorrow.  Luckily (at least for me) the band chose Nashville as one of the four stops, playing before a packed, nearly sold-out crowd […]

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