Event Reviews/Photos

 Chris Loomis

Stone Sour @ House of Blues Anaheim – 12/11/2018

Stone Sour @ House of Blues Anaheim – 12/11/2018

Vocalist Corey Taylor cannot be left out of the conversation for the busiest man in the music business as Taylor fronts two of the biggest bands in the world, Slipknot and Stone Sour. Flip flopping between the two bands every couple of years, Stone Sour released Hydrograd in June of 2017 and have toured the […]

 Dan Siebold

KROQ Almost Acoustic X-MAS @ The Forum – 12/09/2018

KROQ Almost Acoustic X-MAS @ The Forum – 12/09/2018

Celebrating its 29th year as the perennial SoCal holiday radio event, the World Famous KROQ threw their annual Absolut Almost Acoustic 2018 bash on December 8th and 9th at the Forum in Inglewood. Night 1 featured the likes of Thirty Seconds To Mars, Third Eye Blind, Greta Van Fleet, Bad Religion and the evening’s headliners, […]

 Chris Loomis

Nita Strauss: The Guitar Collective @ Brick by Brick – 12/07/2018

Nita Strauss: The Guitar Collective @ Brick by Brick – 12/07/2018

2018 has been the year of the guitar player with tours from G3 with Joe Satriani, John Petrucci, Phil Collen to Generation Axe with Steve Vai, Zakk Wylde, Yngwie Malmsteen, Nuno Bettencourt and Tosin Abasi to the recent Ritchie Kotzen tour with Gus G and Vinnie Moore to Michael Schenker Fest and Rob Zombie guitarist […]

 Tamara Igleheart

Whitechapel @ The Fonda Theater – 12/07/2018

Whitechapel @ The Fonda Theater – 12/07/2018

It’s been ten years since Whitechapel released their hit album, This Is Exile, and they have been out on the road celebrating a decade of annihilation. On Friday December 7 the band made a stop at the Fonda Theater in Hollywood and they brought along Slaughter To Prevail, Oceano, and Chelsea Grin. Needless to say, […]

 Chris Loomis

Municipal Waste @ The Observatory – 11/26/2018

Municipal Waste @ The Observatory – 11/26/2018

After a three-week run, The Speed of the Wizard Tour featuring Municipal Waste played its last show at The Observatory in Santa Ana on Monday night November 26. Originally slated to be a co-headline tour with High on Fire who had to cancel their touring plans due to medical issues with Matt Pike, Municipal Waste […]

 Tamara Igleheart

Behemoth @ The Wiltern – 11/24/2018

Behemoth @ The Wiltern – 11/24/2018

Behemoth closed out their Ecclesia Diabolica America 2018 tour with a SOLD-OUT show at The Wiltern in Los Angeles on Saturday, November 24. A congregation of 1800 people bore witness to an unholy sermon of black metal. Wolves in the Throne Room and At The Gates started off the night, and succeeded in amping up […]

 Dave Safley

L.A. Guns @ The Coach House – 11/23/2018

L.A. Guns @ The Coach House – 11/23/2018

L.A. Guns kicked off the final leg of the Missing Peace Tour 2018 at The Coach House in San Juan Capistrano on Friday Night November 23rd. Out supporting their October 2017 release The Missing Peace, the first L.A. Guns album in many years featuring Phil Lewis and Tracii Guns back together. Like many famous duos […]

 Tamara Igleheart

Korpiklaani @ The Regent Theater – 11/18/2018

Korpiklaani @ The Regent Theater – 11/18/2018

On Sunday November 18, The Wayfarer Tour featuring Helsott, Arkona, and Korpiklaani brought a heavy hitting night of folk metal to the people of Los Angeles. Complete with bagpipes, violins, and an accordion, the bands had the patrons of the Regent Theater dancing and moshing all night long. The energy in the room was unlike […]