For those who visit Vegas as tourist, your plans more than likely consist of burning through a small fortune on slot machines, card tables, strip clubs, and probably catching a show or two. Having been a Vegas local for a while now, you just know this shit. Buddies come into town, crash on your couch, … Continue reading Into The Pit’s: Top 5 Vegas Venues for Metal
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
Video Transcript (editing in progress- for those that felt it was written in crayon between bong hits) Hey Pit Nation! This is Savage Annie having some Americone Dream, (because I'm living it) with yet another Opinionated Metal-head. You know those venues that aren’t really venues but think it's a good idea to book a … Continue reading Opinionated Metalhead: Cowabunga Bay Didn’t Come to Slay
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.
It’s safe to cross my first event with Annie off the check list. Annie and I have only had a few experiences hanging out together pre “Into The Pit”. Most of those consisted of after work drinks at the bar, a stones throw away form our employer at the time. Those were good memories together, … Continue reading Show in Review: Wrestle to the Metal
Never Ending Last Words threw down a bad ass CD Release party at The Dive Bar on Saint Patty's Day. They had a huge merch tent popped up right in front of the entrance of this faved local venue along with a food truck with meaty delicious food to fill your belly and soak up some … Continue reading Show In Review: N.E. Last Words- St. Patrick’s Day CD Release Party
....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)
Overview of some bands that have played on the small and large stages here in Las Vegas in the month of March https://open.spotify.com/embed/user/acwiklinski/playlist/590p87RCWnPAqmlWfpkMJL Silence Speaks: Mad Dog (to learn more about this band click here) Dirt Halo: Rebel (not available on Spotify but check them out on YouTube ) Vatican Falling: Masquerade (to learn more about … Continue reading Playlist of the Week: March In Review
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