BLOOD FOR BLOOD So HELLYEAH has been one of my very favorite bands. From “You Wouldn’t Know” to “Nausea” this band had it all. They had the metal world in the palm of their hands. However, somewhere along the way I feel like they lost themselves. Well people, crank up your stereo and get ready to [...]
Apr 28, 2014 | Categories: ALBUM REVIEWS | Tags: album, black december, blood for blood, chad grey, cross to bier, demons in the dirt, hellyeah, hush, metal, midwest music scene, moth, mudvayne, new, record, review, say when, single, tom maxwell, vinnie paul | Leave A Comment »
DEVIL’S NIGHT AT THE CASTLE Motionless In White brought their intense goth/metal show to probably the busiest music venue in southern Illinois, The Castle Theatre in Bloomington. I talked with some of the fans before the show and found that they had come as far away as southern Indiana just to see this amazing performance [...]
Mar 16, 2014 | Categories: CONCERT REVIEWS | Tags: america, bloomington, castle, concert, devils night, for the fallen dreams, goth, if it's dead we'll kill it, illinois, infamous, metal, midwest music scene, miw, motionless in white, photos, pictures, review, the defiled, warped tour | Leave A Comment »
SOULFLY STORMS THE CASTLE! For the second consecutive night metal fans were out in full force braving the bitter cold and snow to attend a concert at The Castle Theater in Bloomington, Illinois. On the bill was headliner Soulfy backed by Blackwater, Bloodroot and Degrade the Signal. The crowd started out small but filled in [...]
Feb 17, 2014 | Categories: CONCERT REVIEWS | Tags: blackwater, blood fire war hate, bloodroot, bloomington, castle, crowd surfing, degrade the signal, illinois, max cavalera, metal, midwest music scene, roots bloody roots, savages, sepultura, soulfly | Leave A Comment »
PHOTOS FROM THE KILLER SET BY REFLECTIONS AT THE VANGUARD!
Killer grooves! Heavy guitars! Monster vocals! If you’re looking for some music to give your speakers a good pounding you’ve gotta check out Kingshifter. Put on some headphones and crank up “Dissonant Frankenstein” and see if you’re not hooked right away. The band hails from Wichita, Kansas and is comprised of “Sprout” on vocals, “Kink” [...]
Jan 27, 2014 | Categories: CHECK IT OUT! new music | Tags: 26 tons, black label society, corrosion of conformity, dissonant frankenstein, hole in the sky, kansas, kingshifter, metal, midwest music scene, ozzy osbourne, peace of mind, sevendust, tribute, wichita | Leave A Comment »
So there is this new band that you guys HAVE to check out called Scars Of Amber. The band is based out of Oklahoma City and features some HUGE NAMES like Will Hunt – drummer for bands like Evanescence, Static X, Motley Crüe, Device and Black Label Society! On guitar is Virus from Dope and [...]
Jan 16, 2014 | Categories: CHECK IT OUT! new music | Tags: black label society, device, dope, evanescence, indestructible, metal, midwest music scene, monster, motley crue, oklahoma city, phillip calfy, review, rock, scars of amber, static x, virus, will hunt | Leave A Comment »
Throwdown is back! Returning with their first album in four years, “Intolerance” is a mosh pit masterpiece! With the albums “Deathless” and “Vendetta” proving Throwdown to be a huge force in the metal scene, “Intolerance” expands on the band’s signature sound of mixing thrash guitar riffs with chugging rhythym lines and thought provoking lyrics. First [...]
A huge thanks to Lajon Witherspoon of Sevendust for the great interview! See more photos from this show on our Facebook!
Oct 02, 2013 | Categories: INTERVIEWS | Tags: asking alexandria, black out the sun, concert photos, interview, iowa, lajon witherspoon, metal, midwest music scene, sevendust, tulsa state fair | Leave A Comment »