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Electric Wizard: Bringing Doom to NYC

 For 25 years, Electric Wizard has captured the imagination of many people throughout the world. With an extensive body of work and a cult base following, many of  “the chosen few” in attendance entered the Brooklyn Steel venue as if ...

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Styx’s Dennis DeYoung Celebrates 40 Years of Grand Illusion

Dennis DeYoung with the famous Mr. Roboto mask at the Hoyt Sherman Place. Photo by Josh Chaikin The historic Hoyt Sherman Place was treated to an evening of classic rock on Friday night, with former Styx front-man, Dennis DeYoung, and ...

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King Diamond in NYC

The legendary and one and only King Diamond blessed Brooklyn, New York with one of his rare appearances. The event was held at elaborate King’s Theater was a sold-out  It is great to see in 2019 an audience to see ...

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Joe Bonamassa Brings the Blues to the Land of Jazz

Kansas City is known for many things: fountains, BBQ, Patrick Mahomes (go Chiefs!), and Jazz. The jazz district is famous through the music community, through film, and song. Bonamassa tipped his hat to the famed 18th and Vine district with ...

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Toto Blesses the Rains Down in Kansas City

Steve Lukather crushing a guitar solo in Kansas CityPhoto by Josh Chaikin We’ve completed one trip around the sun, since Toto last came through on their 40 Trips Around the Sun tour, with no sign of slowing down. With a ...

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Corrosion of Conformity and friends shook Canton Hall to the Core

It was a rather warm first day of October is Dallas, Texas when I arrived at Canton Hall for an exciting night of rock and heavy metal. As I parked and approached the venue you could see different shirts and ...

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Static X / Soil / Wednesday 13 / Dope – Rock City, Nottingham – 27th Sept 2019

Static X Performing at Rock City in NottinghamPhoto by Carrie-Anne Pollard Tonight Rock City hosts not only one mega band, but a whole line up of experienced headliner worthy bands, making the extremely early door time of 5pm both strange ...

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Ice Nine Kills & Values – Rescue Rooms, Nottingham – 21.09.19

Ice Nine Kills at Rescue Rooms – Photo by Carrie-Anne Pollard Tonight Rescue Rooms plays host to spooky Boston metalcore mob Ice Nine Kills. But first…we wait. With only one support band on the bill, there’s a lot of waiting ...

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Power Metal Returns to Kansas City

Tommy Karevik of Kamlot singing at The Truman in Kansas CityPhoto by Josh Chaikin Hello again metal heads, and rockers. Music lovers and moshers. We’ve once again gone out, drank too much, and stayed out far too late on a ...

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The Growlers and Broncho at the Crossroads – 9/4/2019

The Growlers at Crossroads KC Photo by Josh Chaikin Wow folks – better late then never, eh? This has got to be the very latest I’ve ever submitted a write up. Funny how real life gets in the way of ...

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