Fronterizo Fest 2017 Thrashes Tijuana

Fronterizo Fest 2017 Images and Words by Johnnie Crow The first annual Fronterizo Fest thrashed the grounds of Estadio Caliente in Tijuana, Mexico on October 26, 2017. The festival organizers knocked this out of the park on their first try, pulling together acts from across North America to the border… Continue reading

Ozzfest Meets Knotfest 2017 – Day Two

Day two of Ozzfest Meets Knotfest 2017 belonged to the “maggots”, the fans of Slipknot who showed up en masse despite Slipknot being absent from the lineup. Corey Taylor’s “other band”, Stone Sour, anchored the main stage, centered between the cholo goth of Prayers and the return of metalcore Eighteen… Continue reading

Aerosmith’s Joe Perry Announces New Solo Album ‘Sweetzerland Manifesto’

Joe Perry Aerosmith Matt Bishop Photo

(TRR) – Legendary Aerosmtith guitarist Joe Perry has announced a brand new solo outing Sweetzerland Manifesto. The album is due out on January 18 via Roman Records. It is Perry’s first solo effort since 2009’s Have Guitar, Will Travel. Actor Johnny Depp, who plays guitar with Perry in Hollywood Vampires, served as executive producer on the project. “Rumble In… Continue reading

Ozzfest Meets Knotfest 2017 – Day One

Images by Johnnie Crow Words by Paul Stephens Ozzfest is a festival unlike any other and for the past two years Ozzfest has linked up with Knotfest to give metal fans a unique experience. The first band on Second Stage A hit the stage at 11:00 AM and Ozzy’s last… Continue reading

Monster Energy Aftershock 2017 Rocks California

Images by Johnnie Crow Words by Melissa Butterfly With mass shootings at recent music events in Paris and Las Vegas, it seems like our human spirit is in danger of being defeated. When something like this happens that’s just so horrific, perhaps the best way to overcome is by keeping… Continue reading

Ozzy Osbourne, Avenged Sevenfold, Foo Fighters Set To Headline Welcome To Rockville 2018

(TRR) – The Welcome To Rockville lineup is here, and its epic. Ozzy Osbourne, Avenged Sevenfold, and Foo Fighters are set to headline the 2018 installment in Jacksonville, FL on April 27-29. Other featured acts include Godsmack, Stone Sour, Queens of The Stone Age, Five Finger Death Punch, Breaking Benjamin, and Billy Idol. But Danny Wimmer Presents didn’t… Continue reading

Louder Than Life Continues to Rise in 2017

Images by Johnnie Crow Words by Sandy Beitler and Jerry Clark Louder than Life is in its 4th year in Louisville, Kentucky. It is still relatively new to the Rock Festival scene, but they are making improvements with every new year. One thing they always have down pat is an… Continue reading