Posts Tagged ‘tour’

SEVENDUST Interview with Lajon Witherspoon

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TULSA PRE-SHOW INTERVIEW WITH LAJON WITHERSPOON OF SEVENDUST! MWMS:  So how have things been going since we spoke last? LJ:  Things are going great man!  We just pulled up to a new venue in Illinois.  We have been working really hard, just out on the road supporting our new acoustic album!  Now we are doing [...]


GODSMACK 1000HP

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I was VERY excited when I heard Godsmack was back with a new single and an album coming soon.  I have loved all of their past albums dearly.  They have always written some very big songs, not just big in popularity but in scope.  From songs like “I Stand Alone”, “Faceless”, “Cryin Like a Bitch” [...]


POP EVIL at Kewanee Stock 2014

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POP EVIL ROCKS KEWANEE STOCK! photos by Michael McMillen Saturday, under threats of severe storms ruining the whole thing, was the 2nd annual Kewanee Stock festival in Kewanee Illinois.  This years event was made up of local bands Brushville,  Mindset Evolution,  3 Years Hollow and Sick Puppies with Grand Rapids, Michigan  rockers Pop Evil headlining.  [...]


MOTLEY CRUE at BOK Center

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Pyrotechnics, fireworks, drum rollercoasters, dancing girls, expletives and a hit after hit set list.  All of the ingredients were there in Tulsa at the BOK Center as Motley Crue took the stage for their final tour, but more on that later!  First let’s talk about the beginning of the night and opener Mr. Alice Cooper!  [...]


ALIEN ANT FARM – Castle Theatre

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ALIEN ANT FARM ROCKS THE CASTLE! Alternative rockers Alien Ant Farm recently brought their show to the Castle Theatre in Bloomington, Illinois. All four original members are still rocking the band who are on tour in support of their newly released album “Always and Forever”.  Lead vocalist Dryden Mitchell seemed like he was very happy [...]


THE DEVIL WEARS PRADA – WARPED TOUR

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THE DEVIL WEARS PRADA KILLING IT AT WARPED TOUR! photos by Michael Ervin


BREATHE CAROLINA – WARPED TOUR

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BREATHE CAROLINA ROCKING THE MAIN STAGE! photos by Michael Ervin


NOTHING MORE

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Nothing More is a hard rock band from Texas looking to prove that there is still hope for rock music and they do JUST THAT with their new self titled release.  Kicking things off is the very ambient “Ocean Floor” with some cool electronics and vocals leading into the killer riff that begins the amazing [...]


BUTCHER BABIES – ROCKLAHOMA

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AWESOME PERFORMANCE BY THE BUTCHER BABIES ON THE HARD ROCK STAGE!  THE BAND HAD THE MOST CROWD SURFERS OF THE WEEKEND. photos by Michael Ervin    


LINKIN PARK – THE HUNTING PARTY

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  Huge distorted screams from Chester Bennington start out what is to become Linkin Park’s best album to date, The Hunting Party.  They promised us a heavy album and boy did they deliver.  Linkin Park have been exploring other sides of their musical tastes with the last couple of albums.  “A Thousand Suns” was very [...]


EVE TO ADAM – ROCKLAHOMA

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EVE TO ADAM KILLING IT ON THE HARD ROCK STAGE! photos by Michael Ervin CHECK OUT MORE ROCKLAHOMA PHOTOS HERE!


ADELITA’S WAY – ROCKLAHOMA

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ADELITA’S WAY ROCKING THE MAIN STAGE! CHECK OUT ALL OF OUR ROCKLAHOMA COVERAGE HERE!  


BLACK LABEL SOCIETY – ROCKLAHOMA

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BLACK LABEL SOCIETY KILLING IT ON THE MAIN STAGE! photos by Michael Ervin


DEVOUR THE DAY – ROCKLAHOMA

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DEVOUR THE DAY ROCKING THE HARD ROCK STAGE! photos by Michael Ervin CHECK OUT MORE ROCKLAHOMA 2014 COVERAGE  HERE!    


KILLSWITCH ENGAGE – ROCKLAHOMA

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KILLSWITCH ENGAGE TEARS UP THE MAIN STAGE! photos by Michael Ervin CHECK OUT MORE OF OUR COVERAGE FROM ROCKLAHOMA HERE!


FIVE FINGER DEATH PUNCH – ROCKLAHOMA

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FIVE FINGER DEATH PUNCH HEADLINES THE MAIN STAGE photos by Michael Ervin www.fivefingerdeathpunch.com See more Rocklahoma coverage here!  


NOTHING MORE – ROCKLAHOMA

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NOTHING MORE HAD A KILLER SET AT ROCKLAHOMA 2014! photos by Michael Ervin CHECK OUT OUR INTERVIEW WITH THE BAND AT ROCKLAHOMA!


THE PRETTY RECKLESS – ROCKLAHOMA

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THE PRETTY RECKLESS KILLS IT AT ROCKLAHOMA! photos by Michael Ervin  


BLACK STONE CHERRY – ROCKLAHOMA

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BLACK STONE CHERRY FIRING UP ROCKLAHOMA 2014 photos by Michael Ervin


AGAINST ME!

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TEENAGE ANARCHY AT THE CASTLE Anarchist punk rock band Against Me! brought their highly energetic live show to the Castle Theatre in Bloomington Illinois.  The band rocked the crowd through an 18 song set that consisted of old favorites and songs from their rockin’ new album “Transgender Dysphoria Blues”.  New song “Fuckmylife666″ kicked things off [...]


MUSHROOMHEAD

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WORLDS COLLIDE AT THE CASTLE The industrial metal group Mushroomhead filled the Castle Theatre in Bloomington Illinois with a visual and audible assault that most people won’t soon forget.  Their setlist spanned twenty years worth of albums kicking things off with QWERTY from their new album “The Righteous & The Butterfly”, followed by BWOMP off [...]


MAYDAY PARADE

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MAYDAY PARADE’S SO DEVASTATING, IT’S UNNATURAL TOUR SELLS OUT AT THE CASTLE THEATRE Anxious and dedicated fans lined up outside of the Castle Theatre early Sunday morning in anticipation of seeing big-time, alternative band Mayday Parade. The show began with opening acts Divided By Friday, Transit, and We Are The In Crowd.  Each band took [...]


WE ARE THE IN CROWD

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Photo gallery from the amazing performance by We Are The In Crowd at The Castle in Bloomington, IL.   Photos by Michael McMillen


FUEL in Tulsa

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FUEL ROCKS THE VANGUARD! Have you ever been to a show where you forgot how many hit songs the headlining band had?  That’s EXACTLY how I felt about the Fuel show in Tulsa at The Vanguard.  I could remember hearing almost every song on the radio at one point in time.  The band was tight [...]