Chris Loomis

Interview : Revocation

Interview : Revocation

SoCalMusicToday caught up with the Boston based thrashers Revocation on their stop in Santa Ana on their current tour with Children of Bodom, Eluveitie and Threat Signal. Guitarist and vocalist David Davidson, Guitarist Dan Gargiulo and drummer Phil Dubois answered questions regarding the bands musical style, touring and the Black Sabbath reunion . Check out […]

 Chris Loomis

Styx @ City National Grove of Anaheim – 1/25/012

Styx @ City National Grove of Anaheim – 1/25/012

The touring machine known as Styx played The City National Grove in Anaheim Wednesday night January 25 to deliver the 2012 version of their stunning live show. Yes they are missing a few key faces from the original band but that does not take away from the ability to deliver an amazing performance that will […]

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Tesla @ House of Blues – Anaheim 1/5/2012

Tesla @ House of Blues – Anaheim 1/5/2012

Tesla brought their Twisted Wires Acoustic Tour to the Anaheim House of Blues on Thursday night January 5. This show was originally scheduled for November 20, 2010 but had to be postponed due to illness. Original members Jeff Keith, Brian Wheat, Frank Hannon and Troy Luccketta alongside Dave Rude (who replaced original guitarist Tommy Skeoch […]

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Dimebash 2011 @ Key Club 12/14/2011

Dimebash 2011 @ Key Club 12/14/2011

The second annual Dimebash (presented by Monster Energy) was held at The Key Club in West Hollywood on Wednesday night December 14. Dimebash is put together by the late Dimebag Darrell Abbott’s longtime girlfriend Rita Haney to celebrate the life and music of the great Dimebag Darrell better known as Dime (guitarist for Pantera and […]

 Chris Loomis

Dream Theater @ City National Grove of Anaheim 12/2/2011

Dream Theater @ City National Grove of Anaheim 12/2/2011

Grammy nominated Dream Theater brought their signature progressive metal to The City National Grove in Anaheim Friday night December 3. This was the second of two southern California shows on this leg of their A Dramatic Tour of Events 2011. Dream Theater is well known for all their members being very technically proficient with their […]

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GWAR @ The Glasshouse 11/13/2011

GWAR @ The Glasshouse 11/13/2011

GWAR brought their shock rock performance to the Glasshouse in Pomona, CA on Sunday night November 13 . . . There is something to be said that GWAR is even currently touring due to the recent untimely passing of one of their guitar players Corey Smoot (Flattus Maximus). The band stated that the best way […]

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Weird Al Yankovic @ City National Grove of Anaheim 11/11/2011

Weird Al Yankovic @ City National Grove of Anaheim 11/11/2011

Weird Al Yankovic brought his fun-filled parody act to The City National Grove in Anaheim on Friday night November 11. A packed house of fans of all ages young and old, Weird Al delighted them for just over 2 hours with his outrageous parodies spanning his entire catalog. At just after 8:00pm the show started […]

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Judas Priest @ San Manuel Amphitheatre 10/22/11

Judas Priest @ San Manuel Amphitheatre 10/22/11

The Metal Gods – Judas Priest – brought their Epitaph world tour along with support from Black Label Society and Thin Lizzy to The San Manuel Amphitheater in San Bernardino, CA on Saturday night October 22. Priest has claimed this is their last full blown world tour celebrating the groups 40 year history but have […]