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Album Review: BELOW 7 | Crashing Down

Overview: With their debut album released ** just under a week ago**, BELOW 7, the Tennessee based modern rock quintet has officially crashed into the spotlight with their first original project. Distributed through Pavement Entertainment who boasts over a half a decade of label and distribution experience, the Crashing Down LP is the former cover...

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Album Review: Tantric | Mercury Retrograde

Article Written by Emeri Devante Overview: The seasoned rock group, Tantric is at it again with another bonafide release that longtime fans and newer fans can seamlessly stick their teeth into. Spearheaded by lead vocalist, Hugo Ferreira, Tantric’s latest record, “Mercury Retrograde” is exactly what you’d expect from a group with close to two decades...

Las Vegas Metal: Rolling Under a Dirt Halo

This past September I sat down with the boys from Dirt Halo to play some cards against humanity at PT’s and talk shop, bull shit and drink some rum. Check out the video to learn about how they came up with their name, what their biggest struggles and influences are and what they are working...

Las Vegas Metal: Oppressor God (Kingman, AZ)

Oppressor God and independent Brutal Death Metal powerhouse from Kingman, AZ. They recently played Metal for the Masses on 8/25 with I, Pariah, Through the Earth & Shriven at the Black Bridge Brewery and the Brutal Annihilation Tour with Animus ,Parasitic Ejaculation and Pathology in addition to local bands Atoll, Fetal Disgorge, Pedestal of Infamy at...

Album Review: Vetivs | Metal Reimagining: Inspiration, Vol 1

Overview: The gaming composer and production virtuoso, Vetivs (Veh-tee-us) has created another project that music lovers and gamers alike can fully immerse themselves into. The first “Metal Reimagining” collection takes popular game scores and twists them into an alternate reality created for the raging fans of heavy metal. Bouncing from a Disney lover’s wet dream...

Show In Review: Slayer Farewell Tour 2018 (Part 1)

The Slayer Farewell Tour 2018, what was supposed to be THE LAST U.S. tour, before Kerry King announced dates into 2019. The iconic titans of thrash metal wrapped up their final U.S. date  for this leg in San Jose, Ca at the SAP Center, Home to the San Jose Sharks on August 26th, 2018. My buddy Ivan...

Show in Review: Twins of Evil

They said it couldn’t happen again. That’s the tag line for the “Twins of Evil” tour with Rob Zombie and Marilyn Manson. Though it is a pretty catchy phrase, I’m not sure why anyone would say it. Aside from a small feud between the two back then (and a rough show in Vegas) it seemed...

Playlist of the Week: Thrashtastic Hair Metal

Playlist of the Week: Thrashtastic Hair Metal

Bringing it back old school where the hair was long and the tunes were electrifying. Tunes to rock out to or karaoke the fuck out of on your way to wherever to do who or whatever. Primal Fear: King for a Day  Twisted Sister: We’re Not Gonna Take It Dio: Holy Diver  Black Sabbath: Heaven...

Las Vegas Metal: Hallow Point (St. Louis)

August 10th I was able to snag a last minute  interview with the gents from Hallow Point before they took the stage on the tail end of their Western Vengeance Tour  These heavy metal badasses from St. Louis rocked the house at JIN’s Club not long after. Hallow Point  was founded in 2009, and has...

Show in Review: The Western Vengeance Tour

The scream machine came to play while the bands thrashed and slayed on Friday, August 10th at JIN’s Club off of South Jones. Warming up my vocals at the bar with a double rum and coke that puts my known favorite Sailor Jerry to shame. A new discovery of Don Carlos Caribbean rum with a...