Another adventure down to Henderson, NV on October 13th for the exclusive show with Noble and headliner Sworn In. First band up for the night was a local band playing their first show together, FAULT. At first I thought the mumble rap segment was actually part of their set but soon realized it was just … Continue reading Show In Review: Sworn In, Noble & More
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 … Continue reading Las Vegas Metal: Oppressor God (Kingman, AZ)
September 27th I took a break from quarter end at my day job to go see one of my favorite melodic death metal bands play at House of Blues. This show was particularly important for me to attend for two of reasons. One, I really love Dark Tranquility, and two, the last time I saw … Continue reading Show In Review: Amorphis, Dark Tranquillity, Moonspell, Omnium Gatherum
Welcome back....my finger tips and eyeballs needed a little breather before continuing on. And so this raging review continues with Anthrax. Yesssssssssssssssssssssssss! One of the bands that transformed the thrash metal world by bringing us albums like Spreading the Disease, State of Euphoria, Among the Living and Sound of White Noise. I highly recommend checking out one of … Continue reading Show In Review: Slayer Farewell Tour 2018 (Part 2)
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)