Pre-Show Shenanigans: My day started like any other person's day would. Woke up with a mild hang over that I quickly remedied with massive amounts of caffeine and aspirin. Discovered something I thought I dreamt happened. I apparently retard strength-ed a hutch into the back of my truck on my way home the night before. … Continue reading Show in Review: Like A Storm, Farewell to Fear, Taking Dawn, Nebula X
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
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.
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
Feature piece with local underground metal band Mynas
If you have never been in a pit you may be unaware of the etiquette that the classy punks and metal-heads live by when entering the wall of death. When simultaneously raging and circling the pit there are a few common sense things to keep in mind.
The Dive Bar is an adventurous place to catch some great live music. Known more for being a "biker bar"; This not so hidden gem is one of the best small venues in town to see a good punk or metal show without the usually barring from moshing. They don't really close down. Which is a … Continue reading Las Vegas Metal: First Night @ The Dive Bar…Bruises for Days
Most avid concert go-ers have this struggle when they get injured. Do you go to these concerts or do you stay home and heal and miss out on another potentially epic experience? If you go, you’re going to have to take it easy. No wading through the crowd to right in front of the stage. No thirst … Continue reading Opinionated Metalhead: Injured Metalhead-Resisting the Pit