Tag Archives: Powerman 5000

Powerman 5000 announce 20th anniversary tour of ‘Tonight the Stars Revolt!’

Posted by on May 7, 2019

Powerman 5000 will embark on a U.S tour next month to celebrate the 20th anniversary of their sophomore effort Tonight The Stars Revolt! The trek is scheduled to kick off on June 12th in Colorado Springs, CO and will run through July 5th in Lubbock, TX.

Check out the tour dates below:

06/12 Colorado Springs, CO @ Sunshine Studios Live
06/14 Hobart, IN @ Hobart Art Theatre
06/15 Battle Creek, MI @ The Music Factory
06/16 Chesterfield Township, MI @ Diesel Concerts Detroit
06/17 West Dundee, IL @ RocHaus
06/20 Pekin, IL @ Twisted Spoke Saloon
06/21 Prairie du Chien, WI @ Music Fights Back Music Festival
06/23 Chippewa Falls, WI @ Every Buddy’s Bar & Grill
06/24 Kansas City, MO @ The Riot Room
06/25 St. Louis, MO @ Fubar
06/28 Jefferson, LA @ Southport Hall
06/29 Houston, TX @ Scout Bar
06/30 Austin, TX @ Come And Take It Live
07/02 San Antonio, TX @ The Rock Box
07/03  Dallas, TX @ Trees
07/05 Lubbock, TX @ Jake’s Sports Cafe & Backroom

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A Perfect Circle, Godsmack, Poison set to headline Rocklahoma

Posted by on December 14, 2017

With the onslaught of announcements coming out of the people behind World’s Loudest Month these past weeks, the final lineup was released yesterday. Rocklahoma, America’s Biggest Memorial Day Weekend Party is set to take place this upcoming May 25th – May 27th, 2018 at “Catch The Fever” Festival Grounds in Pryor, Oklahoma. This three-day camping […]

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Metal By Numbers 11/8: Hollywood is an undeadman, in theory

Posted by on November 8, 2017

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week. We’ve got the full-blown charts this week, which means I can list percentage increases and decreases without having to bust out my cell phone’s calculator like I’m back in math class. There’s also a […]

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‘Spin’ names their top 40 covers by nu-metal bands

Posted by on April 28, 2016

Back in the ’90s and early aughts, the nu-metal explosion found bands, some of which had no reasons being signed, thrust upon us in the wake of Korn, Deftones and Limp Bizkit’s success. Granted, some of those bands were great, and others not so much. What they all had in common was that one of […]

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Powerman 5000 accuses ‘Final Fantasy XIV’ of plagiarism

Posted by on February 26, 2016

Remember Powerman 5000? The nu-metal band’s biggest hit was “When Worlds Collide,” which was pretty popular upon it’s release in 1999. Perhaps popular enough to have been ripped off 11 years later for a Final Fantasy game, even. We’re not sure why it took Rob Zombie’s younger brother Spider One (ed note: probably not his real […]

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Find out how much U2, Alice in Chains, Shinedown and more made on the road

Posted by on August 12, 2015

If you keep wondering how much your favorite bands make when they head out on the road, Billboard‘s Boxscore released their latest batch of earnings and attendance from many artists, including rock and metal ones, and we’ve summarized them here for you. This week, we have a short but sweet list of bands you may […]

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Emmure, Mushroomhead playing 2015 Gathering of the Juggalos

Posted by on April 20, 2015

The 2015 Gathering of the Juggalos is taking place in July and a few more bands have been added to the growing line-up. Joining Insane Clown Posse (of course), Twiztid, and Puddle of Mudd this year will be Emmure, Mushroomhead, and Neurotic November. Emmure had to cancel their European tour recently because vocalist Frankie Palmeri is having medical […]

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Powerman 5000 and American Head Charge tour to continue without Wayne Static

Posted by on November 3, 2014

The sad and unfortunate passing of Wayne Static this past weekend impacted many, and aside from his immediate friends and family, Powerman 5000, who’d been set to start co-headlining with Static tomorrow (4), had a decision to make. Ultimately, the band have decided to press forward with the tour. Yesterday (2), Powerman 5000 vocalist Spider left a […]

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Noisem at GWAR-B-Q: ‘We have all of the new album written’

Posted by on August 19, 2014

Shortly before playing a half hour set that had them literally swinging from the rafters at the GWAR-B-Q, we caught up with 2/5ths of Baltimore death metal quintet Noisem. Vocalist Tyler Carnes and guitarist Sebastian Phillips spoke about how they discovered GWAR, the metal scene in Baltimore, and what they were looking forward to doing after […]

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Amplified: Sever the Drama

Posted by on August 7, 2014

Amplified is a weekly column focusing on new and emerging artists. Got a band that fits the bill? Email [email protected] Hailing from Hartford, Connecticut, Sever the Drama recently released their second album Chasing Shadows. The band’s sophomore album, and first in four years, draws heavily from their influences such as Pantera, Lamb of God, and Sevendust to create […]

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