Author Archives: Josh Chaikin

Meshuggah & High on Fire – NYC (Photos Only)

Meshuggah High on Fire Photos by Anya Svirskaya

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Rocktober 2016 with Kyng, Clutch, and Zakk Sabbath

A lovely night in midtown set the scene for some good old fashion metal at the Uptown Theater this Thursday night. About an hour before the doors at 7:00, a group of fans had lined up at the door waiting to get inside. The parking lot was already starting to fill up quickly, with others were jamming out in their ...

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Nickleback Rocks Manchester

On a cold October evening in Manchester 1000s of fans made their way to the centre of Manchester to see one of the biggest rock bands to have come out of Canada, Nickleback, on their European Tour. Nickleback have been together with only a drummer change for over 20 years. Lead singer Chad Kroeger, guitarist Ryan Peake and bassist Mike ...

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Two Door Cinema Club – October 6, 2016

Optimistic, giddy, goofy, relaxed, excited..HAPPY. This is how I felt while listening and watching Irish indie rockers, Two Door Cinema Club at Revention Music Center in Houston. The music flowed into my ears and seeped into my brain causing serotonin levels to increase better than 20 mg of Prozac a day can. Playing songs off of the Tourist History and ...

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Ghost Delivers Sermon to Kansas City

Good day friends and fellow fans! It has been some time since my last writing. When I last left you all, I’m pretty sure I was reviewing an emo show, and it was just starting to get uncomfortably hot out. Well, folks, the review I am bringing you today is from a different climate and sound all together. Mama always ...

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MUSHROOMHEAD ENTERING THE STUDIO TO RECORD 8TH ALBUM BAND HITTING THE ROAD IN OCTOBER FOR ANNUAL HALLOWEEN TOUR 2017 EUROPEAN TOUR DATES ANNOUNCED

MUSHROOMHEAD ENTERING THE STUDIO TO RECORD 8TH ALBUM BAND HITTING THE ROAD IN OCTOBER FOR ANNUAL HALLOWEEN TOUR 2017 EUROPEAN TOUR DATES ANNOUNCED   September 19th, 2016  – Mushroomhead, the influential industrial metal band from Cleveland, OH, is heading back into the studio this Fall to record its eighth studio album.   The band is also gearing up for its annual Halloween ...

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The Kills – Milwaukee, WI

The Kills made a stop in Milwaukee, WI at the well-known Rave/Eagles Club on their 2016 headlining tour. I have been a fan of Queens of the Stone Age and Garbage for quite some time but The Kills never quite made it into my playlist. The set gave everyone a great taste of the new and the old while giving ...

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SABATON Prepares for Battle – U.S. Tour with Trivium and Huntress Begins in Three Weeks!

In just three weeks, Swedish metal favorites SABATON – recognized globally by fans for their unique brand of historical battle-themed metal – will return to the United States for the 2016 “Silence In The Snow” Fall Tour with headliners Trivium and fellow special guest Huntress. This is a can’t-miss line-up! The tour begins on September 15 in Columbus, OH and comes to a ...

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Return of the Dreads: Rob Zombie and Korn (with special guests, In This Moment)

Unfortunately, due to circumstances beyond our control, we are unable to bring you a written review of the Return of the Dreads tour. Also, a last minute decision from Rob Zombie meant that no photos could be taken during his set. In spite of that, we bring you some photos from In This Moment, and Korn. We apologize for this, ...

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LOUDER THAN LIFE

LOUDER THAN LIFE THIRD ANNUAL DESTINATION FESTIVAL CELEBRATING THE WORLD’S TOP BOURBON, MUSIC AND GOURMET MAN FOOD SET FOR OCTOBER 1 & 2 AT CHAMPIONS PARK IN LOUISVILLE, KY FEATURING TWO TITANS OF ROCK: SLIPKNOT AND AVENGED SEVENFOLD, ALONG WITH DISTURBED, KORN, SLAYER, THE CULT, GHOST AND MANY MORE EARLY BIRD TICKETS, VIP, HOTEL & CAMPING PACKAGES AVAILABLE JUNE 1 ...

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