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 … Continue reading Show in Review: Twins of Evil
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 … Continue reading Show in Review: The Western Vengeance Tour
Pit Nation! Devante & Ski (your's truly) sat down with the gents from Never Ending Last Words to talk shop. This is the first ever audio interview with a band for Into the Pit with Annie. Fair warning the audio isn't the best due to poor planning on my part but some good shit non-the-less. … Continue reading Las Vegas Metal: Never Ending Last Words
Intro for Context There’s one thing in particular to love about the current state of today’s music industry. Say what you want about the quality of songs being created and say what you will about the messages behind the content being distributed. Hand’s down the best component of the music industry today is being front … Continue reading Show in Review: Hobo Johnson and The Lovemakers pack out the HardRock their first time in Vegas.
....A whole lot of dick suckin in between..... There is a level of bull shit that a person can take. Since I am not a member of any band or affiliated with any band and am a large supporter of the scene, I'm just going to say what everybody is thinking. When the talent doesn't … Continue reading Opinionated Metalhead: Starts with a D ends with N….
There are a lot of misconceptions about metal heads and what happens at metal shows. So I am here to clear the air with the fragrant joy of my vanilla and patchouli body oil. There are not enough Dwight Meme's to infer how false some of these are. 1. We are Violent and Rude: FALSE…. Let me … Continue reading Opinionated Metalhead: Common Misconceptions (Part 1)
Vegas Rock Revolution's John Gist put together another shredtastic line up with Vile Child, Rust Rebellion & Void Vator at Count's Vamp'd on March 8th, 2018. I missed the set for Vile Child but those guys are thrash-tastic from what I've heard of them. I must say that Count's Vamp'd has some of the best … Continue reading Show in Review: Void Vator & Rust Rebellion
I made it out to the House of Blues last Thursday, March 15th, with comp tickets courtesy of Las Vegas Metal Scene to see Between the Buried and Me . I unfortunately have to be the bad guy and say that I was not very impressed. I have heard through the grapevine that this show had AMAZING … Continue reading Show In Review: Between the Buried and Me
This playlist is was originally made for someone who came and went in my life. He isn't a big metal or hard-rock fan. If you didn't get it already, clearly this person is a fan of the band Cake. Don't worry, I don't plan to make playlists for ALL the men that come in and out of my … Continue reading Playlist of the Week: Here’s Your F***ing CAKE Patrick!!!
As a fan when you are going to see live music at a venue with a stage and you pay for tickets, you expect that experience to go without being pushed back by a barrage of photographers. There are some venues where there is a photo pit. For those venues this is generally a non-issue. … Continue reading Opinionated Metalhead: Photographers vs. Fans …the battle of the small venue stage