New Y&T and L.A. Guns Concert Reports!
There is something quite spectacular when you build up in your mind how to expect a band to perform and they manage to exceed those expectations. Y&T is one of those rare bands. Performing at such a high level when they have been around for so many decades, could almost be considered criminal...
Y&T concert report here: [Full Column Link]
When introducing L.A. Guns to the stage, the sold out crowd was told to stand up and within moments the band burst onto the stage with the song, "The Devil Made Me Do It." The energy could be felt immediately as they followed with "Gypsy Queen" and "No Mercy." It was a pretty intense song choice to start with and the audience enjoyed every minute of it. The generally mellow crowd was fist pumping and dancing/cheering/singing along...
L.A. Guns concert report here: [Full Column Link]
New Fates Warning Gallery! Unpublished Photos from 'Awaken the Guardian Live' at Prog Power USA XVII
Last year, for the 31st anniversary of their masterwork 'Awaken the Guardian', Fates Warning officially released 'Awaken the Guardian Live' where the prior year, Jim Matheos reassembled the Awaken the Guardian-era lineup for two special festival appearances: Keep it True XIX in Lauda-Konigshofen, Germany and Prog Power USA XVII in Atlanta, GA. ...[More]
After over 21 years of being the drummer with hard rock royalty in the German band the Scorpions and Kingdom Come before that, James Kottak took a much needed breather to rest, relax, and get clean and sober. ...[More]
Jacksonville, Florida has a long, rich history of musical culture. ...[More]
Time escapes us. 1993 was a great year for metal and just a piece of that great decade. ...[More]
Is it just me or is hard music as a whole vastly improved? Are we experience a rock and metal renaissance, an invigorating explosion of artist expression done to near perfection when compared to earlier eras? I think we are. ...[More]
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