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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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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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Photos: Rock Allegiance brings Philly the metal it was waiting for

Posted by on September 21, 2016

Last year’s inaugural Rock Allegiance festival in Chester, Pennsylvania, a town in between Philadelphia and Delaware, was a one-day affair that went well enough that when Danny Wimmer Presents announced a second year, it expanded to two days. Encompassing mainstream (Alice In Chains, The Offspring) and the underground (Max and Iggor Cavalera, Baroness), it was […]

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Find out how much Guns N’ Roses, Metallica, Black Sabbath made on the road

Posted by on September 8, 2016

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, and we’ve summarized them here for you. This week, we have some of the highest-grossing bands in rock and metal this year pulling some impressive six-digit figures […]

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Find out how much Vans Warped Tour, Taste of Chaos and more made on the road

Posted by on July 21, 2016

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, and we’ve summarized them here for you. Last time we spoke about earnings and attendance, we saw the numbers of a few festivals like Rocklahoma, Carolina […]

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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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Alice In Chains, Slayer, Deftones among those playing Houston Open Air

Posted by on May 16, 2016

There was a time when many of us in America looked at Europe with envy for having hundreds of festivals during summer, while we got almost no tours as most good bands were booked to play there. Now that seems to be vanishing, as the land of the free has stepped up its game by hosting […]

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Avenged Sevenfold, Slayer, Alice In Chains and more playing Rock Allegiance Festival

Posted by on May 9, 2016

Last year saw the inaugural Monster Energy Rock Allegiance festival come to the Philadelphia suburb of Chester, PA at the Talen Energy Stadium. Things must have gone pretty well, as today, they announced that the festival is returning this September. This year’s festival has expanded to two days, September 17th and 18th. And as could […]

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Metal By Numbers 2/17: The charts have a cult following

Posted by on February 17, 2016

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week. So Ghost won the Grammy for Best Metal Performance, and while those little golden phonographs are among the many things metalheads like to slag on (usually for good reason), seeing Papa get up onstage […]

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Motor Sister are digging A Hole in new video

Posted by on March 10, 2015

With their debut album, Ride, out in stores today, supergroup Motor Sister have unveiled a video for “A Hole.” While it’s their debut video from the first album, the song will sound familiar to some. Singer/guitarist Jim Wilson led the band Mother Superior for ten albums, but the band never gained more than a cult following. […]

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