Chris Loomis

HED PE / Mushroomhead @ City National Grove of Anaheim – 5/30/2012

HED PE / Mushroomhead @ City National Grove of Anaheim – 5/30/2012

The duo of HED PE and Mushroomhead have been touring together once again in 2012 for the HED2Head3 tour this time bringing along industrial rockers American Head Charge. The HED2Head3 tour brought this diverse musical outing to the City National Grove in Anaheim on Wed night May 30 for a mid-week musical massacre. American Head […]

 Chris Loomis

Fear Factory @ The Yost Theater – 5/23/2012

Fear Factory @ The Yost Theater – 5/23/2012

The Yost Theater in Santa Ana, CA is quickly becoming the new heavy metal venue of choice in Southern California. In recent days Sevendust, Children of Bodom, Death Angel and Sepultura among others have played that stage and on Wednesday night May 23, heavy metal heavyweights Fear Factory and Shadows Fall were in town. Along […]

 Chris Loomis

Five Finger Death Punch / Soulfly @ Fox Theater – Pomona – 3/24/2012

Five Finger Death Punch / Soulfly @ Fox Theater – Pomona – 3/24/2012

Five Finger Death Punch is undoubtedly one of the most popular and successful metal bands over the last couple of years proof being in their album sales and tour attendance. The Fox Theater in Pomona, CA welcomed Five Finger Death Punch (FFDP) on Saturday March 24 and the Knuckleheads (FFDP’s name for their fans) were […]

 Chris Loomis

Symphony X / Iced Earth @ City National Grove of Anaheim 2/21/2012

Symphony X / Iced Earth @ City National Grove of Anaheim 2/21/2012

The City National Grove in Anaheim hosted the Symphony X and Iced Earth co-headline tour with opening act Warbringer on Tuesday night February 21. New vocalist Stu Block did an excellent job of covering the classic Iced Earth material originally performed by singer Matt Barlow as well as showcasing his vocal ability on songs off […]

 Chris Loomis

Children of Bodom / Threat Signal / Revocation @ The Yost – 2/13/2012

Children of Bodom / Threat Signal / Revocation @ The Yost – 2/13/2012

Monday night was not a quiet one in Santa Ana, CA . . . The Children of Bodom 15th Anniversary tour with special guests Eluveitie, Revocation and Threat Signal turned this Monday night into a metal thrashing madhouse at The Yost Theater.  This tour is slammed packed with heavy weights from start to finish. At […]

 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 […]

 Chris Loomis

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 […]