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Ozzy Osbourne, KISS, Korn to headline Chicago Open Air

Posted by on January 17, 2017

  Some big names are taking over Chicago this July, as the 2nd annual Chicago Open Air Festival was announced today. After a monstrous first year that saw Rammstein’s only US appearance, the group behind Chicago Open Air “cranked it up to 11” this year by announcing KISS, Korn and the godfather of metal Ozzy Osbourne, […]

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Kid Rock, Soundgarden announced as headliners for Northern Invasion

Posted by on December 13, 2016

After seeing an expansion in 2016 to two full days, Northern Invasion is proving to be another winner in the World’s Loudest Month Lineup. Somerset Amphitheater in Somerset, Wisconsin will play host once again to over 45,000 fans who will flock to see their favorite bands, on three stages over two 12-hour packed days this […]

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Soundgarden, Avenged Sevenfold, Opeth playing Carolina Rebellion

Posted by on December 5, 2016

The 7th annual Carolina Rebellion was announced today, and the lineup is a mix of today’s best rock, and some legendary classics. Rock City Campground at Charlotte Motor Speedway will host close to 90,000 fans over the three day event, headlined by Soundgarden, Def Leppard, and Avenged Sevenfold. More than 50 bands will grace the […]

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Soundgarden, Def Leppard, A Perfect Circle to headline Welcome To Rockville, Fort Rock

Posted by on December 5, 2016

After the monster announcement last week from the organizers of Rock On The Range, naming Metallica as the headliner for this year’s festival. Many that  can’t make the trip to Columbus, have been patiently awaiting the lineup announcements for the remainder of World’s Loudest Month. Today, the lineups for Florida’s biggest rock experiences, Jacksonville’s Welcome To Rockville,and Fort […]

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Photos: The Pretty Reckless know Who They’re Selling For with live show in Detroit

Posted by on November 16, 2016

The Pretty Reckless, currently on tour in support of their brand new album Who You Selling For, made a stop in Detroit, Michigan this past week, and we were onsite to capture the experience. Downtown Detroit was bustling this evening, with a raging anti-Trump protest, seeing thousands march in protest through the streets over the […]

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World’s Loudest Month 2017: Dates announced, lineups to follow

Posted by on November 16, 2016

For those who follow the festival circuit, and cant wait to book vacation time around weekend long events, Christmas came early this year.  The announcement for World’s Loudest Month was released this week, and gives concert goers all the dates they need to go into work tomorrow with a full vacation schedule for next year. […]

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Third Annual Louder Than Life solidifies Louisville as concrete festival stop

Posted by on October 7, 2016

With the festival season slowly winding down, we were onsite in downtown, Louisville, Kentucky, this past weekend for the 3rd Annual Louder Than Life Festival. Featuring some of the larger names in metal and rock that have headlined most of the festivals this year, this gourmet food, bourbon and music weekend was no different. Over 50,000 concert […]

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Chicago Open Air Festival takes over Toyota Park for inaugural Event

Posted by on July 21, 2016

This past weekend, Danny Wilmer Presents (DWP), the group behind World’s Loudest Month in May every year, stepped up their Festival game by creating the first ever Chicago Open Air Festival. From July 15-17, over 75,000 people converged on the small town of Bridgeview, Illinois for what was promised as a weekend we would not forget. With […]

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Review: Guns N’ Roses give Detroit once in a “Lifetime” kickoff show

Posted by on June 24, 2016

The tour that no one thought would ever happen, including the band’s own members, finally started last night in Detroit, Michigan. Guns ‘N Roses officially launched the “Not In This Lifetime” Tour last night at Ford Field. When this tour was rumored to be happening, just like everyone else, the teenager in me got excited, […]

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As Louder Than Life fest announced, rock and metal fests getting mainstream props

Posted by on May 31, 2016

Today, the lineup for the third incarnation of Kentucky’s Louder than Life Festival was announced. Like many of the other regional festivals that have been announced in the last month or so, the lineup splits the difference between metal and hard rock, with many of the biggest names in both. Slipknot, Disturbed, Korn, Slayer and Avenged […]

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