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INTERVIEW: Al Jourgensen of Ministry

INTERVIEW: Al Jourgensen of Ministry

SoCalMusicToday.com’s Chris Loomis recently spoke with Ministry mainman Al Jourgensen regarding the new Ministry album AmeriKKKant. In his usual outspoken way, Jourgensen talks candidly about the chaotic state of the world, inspiration for AmeriKKKant, the recording process featuring guest artists, the tragedy in Florida and cell phones at his shows. Ministry’s AmeriKKKant will be released on […]

Anthrax & Killswitch Engage @ House of Blues Anaheim – 02/14/2017

Anthrax & Killswitch Engage @ House of Blues Anaheim – 02/14/2017

The saying goes “If it ain’t broke, don’t fix it” . . . Thrash veterans Anthrax along with Metalcore masters Killswitch Engage co-headlined the Killthrax tour in early 2017 and due to the overwhelming success of that tour are currently playing together again on the Killthrax 2 tour hitting markets they missed the first time […]

I Am Morbid @ The Whisky A Go Go – 01/31/2018

I Am Morbid @ The Whisky A Go Go – 01/31/2018

Former Morbid Angel vocalist and bass player David Vincent has been a busy man since he announced his departure from the band back in 2015. He has done a country outlaw record as well as replacing the late Lemmy Kilmister in Headcat and has created I Am Morbid which allows him to play classic era […]

Ultimate Jam “NAMM” Night @ Anaheim Hilton – 01/27/2018

Ultimate Jam “NAMM” Night @ Anaheim Hilton – 01/27/2018

The riveting Rock ‘N Roll experience known as Ultimate Jam Night put on a special show Saturday night January 27 at The Anaheim Hilton California Ballroom to celebrate the 2018 NAMM show. Rebranded as “Ultimate NAMM Night” for this one night special, the show had a long list of Rock n Roll royalty as special […]

Metal Allegiance @ House of Blues Anaheim – 01/25/2018

Metal Allegiance @ House of Blues Anaheim – 01/25/2018

Metal Allegiance is the all-star team of heavy metal musicians, spawned from the Metal Masters clinics by former Marketing Director at Samson Technologies Mark Menghi. Metal Allegiance started as a live revolving door of musicians from the metal brotherhood of bands like Megadeth, Testament, Winery Dogs, Anthrax, Death Angel, Exodus and many more and play […]

G3: Joe Satriani – John Petrucci – Phil Collen @ Balboa Theatre – 01/20/2018

G3: Joe Satriani – John Petrucci – Phil Collen @ Balboa Theatre – 01/20/2018

2018 is off to an amazing start as guitar wizard Joe Satriani has brought back his G3 tour for a six-week run across North America that showcases some of the best guitarists in the world. Since its inception in 1996, Joe Satriani has taken the G3 tour on the road with the likes of Steve […]

K. Flay @ The Observatory – 01/11/2018

K. Flay @ The Observatory – 01/11/2018

With a new year comes new tours, and one of the hottest tours to hit the streets this January is Grammy nominated, Indie Hip Hop artist K. Flay. Back in November, The Recording Academy announced that K. Flay was nominated for Best Rock Song (“Blood in the Cut”) and Best Engineered Album, Non Classical (Every […]

Mac Sabbath @ The Regent Theater – 12/29/2017

Mac Sabbath @ The Regent Theater – 12/29/2017

What do fast food giant McDonald’s and Heavy Metal God-Fathers Black Sabbath have in common . . . ? Absolutely nothing aside from the Los Angeles based parody Heavy Metal tribute band Mac Sabbath, the proclaimed founders of “Drive-Thru Metal” that combines the music of Black Sabbath with the imagery of McDonald’s characters. The band […]