Tag Archives: Escape The Fate

Vegas gaining steam as a rock and metal town

Posted by on August 22, 2017

In the 1950’s, great musicians such as Judy Garland, Frank Sinatra and Bing Crosby played to packed out crowds in Las Vegas, laying the foundation for future generations of performers to gig in the Nevadan desert. With that in mind, it’s no wonder that 1950’s tribute bands are becoming increasingly popular in Las Vegas. Harking back […]

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Photos/Review: Las Rageous ups the ante in Vegas

Posted by on May 3, 2017

In Las Vegas, there’s always something going on. You can walk down the street, and get comped to almost any show, at any casino on the “Strip.” People are always coming up with new ways of entertaining the masses. The Downtown Las Vegas Events Center decided this was the year to have the inaugural Las […]

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Win a flyaway trip to Las Vegas for the Las Rageous Festival!

Posted by on March 9, 2017

The Las Rageous Festival is a brand new festival, and they’ve lined up an impressive bunch of bands for their inaugural year: Avenged Sevenfold, Anthrax, Killswitch Engage, Coheed & Cambria, Mastodon and Eagles of Death Metal are just a few of the bands that will play across two days in downtown Las Vegas on April […]

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Godsmack & Avenged Sevenfold to headline Las Rageous, in Las Vegas

Posted by on January 31, 2017

Las Vegas is no stranger to shows… but Live Nation has upped the ante, by bringing its inaugural festival “Las Rageous” to the Sin City this April 21st and 22nd. Some of today’s biggest hard rock and metal names will converge on iconic downtown Las Vegas, taking over two square blocks in the heart of […]

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Review and photos: Carolina Rebellion 2016

Posted by on May 12, 2016

  This past weekend, the 6th annual Carolina Rebellion took place at Rock City Campground at Charlotte Motor Speedway in Concord, NC. With more than 90,000 in attendance, this newly-expanded three day festival set another record as a part of World’s Loudest Month. When the gates opened early Friday morning, the line of “Rebels” stretched […]

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Hellyeah announce tour dates, release new single

Posted by on February 23, 2016

You might not have been thinking about Hellyeah’s fifth album, but they’ve been writing it, and it’s coming out in May. Today, they released a lyric video for the song “Human,” the album’s first single. It’s actually a pretty solid active rock-like song, sounding more like latter-day Mudvayne than the Confederate flag-waving faux-Southern schtick that […]

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Heavy Montreal unveils lineup, including Nightwish, Volbeat, Killswitch Engage & more

Posted by on February 3, 2016

After teasing a few headliners, the annual Heavy Montreal festival announced their full lineup for the festival taking place on August 6th and 7th. The lineup, as always, is stacked this year, with Five Finger Death Punch and Disturbed headlining. In addition, Nightwish will be playing, performing their full-on European Festival format. That’s not the […]

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Carolina Rebellion expands to 3 Day event; lineup announced

Posted by on December 8, 2015

Monster Energy’s Carolina Rebellion has been expanded to 3 full days for 2016. The festival set to run May 6, 7 & 8th at Charlotte Motor Speedway will see performances by over 50 bands. The Scorpions, Five Finger Death Punch & Disturbed are slated to headline the three day event in Concord, North Carolina. The […]

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Welcome To Rockville lineup announced; Disturbed and Rob Zombie to headline

Posted by on December 7, 2015

Immediately following the Fort Rock announcement, the lineup for Welcome to Rockville was announced. Rob Zombie & Disturbed have been called upon once again to headline the two day Festival in Jacksonville, Florida. Adding to the list of over 45 bands will be Five Finger Death Punch, A Day To Remember, Bring Me The Horizon,Wilson, Clutch, […]

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Metal By Numbers 11/18: The charts bleed records

Posted by on November 18, 2015

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week. Here we begin to see the list of debuts shortening as the end of the year closes in. That said, they still aren’t lacking in substance (something especially evident looking at the list of […]

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