The Loudwire Music Awards 2017

 OCTOBER 26, 2017 AVENGED SEVENFOLD, STONE SOUR and IRON MAIDEN WIN BIG AT THE FIRST-EVER LOUDWIRE MUSIC AWARDS AWARD SHOW AND LIVE CONCERT FEATURED PERFORMANCES FROM AVENGED SEVENFOLD, IN THIS MOMENT, ANTHRAX, HALESTORM, BODY COUNT, NOTHING MORE, STARSET AND POWER TRIP SPECIAL COLLABORATIONS OF THE NIGHT FEATURED MEGADETH’s DAVE MUSTAINE,… Continue reading

Barb Wire Dolls at Space Bar San Diego

Greek punk rockers Barb Wire Dolls played the Space Bar in San Diego, California on November 24, 2017. The band delivered plenty of energy to this small bar, helping the crowd shake off their collective Thanksgiving hangover. Vocalist Isis Queen is a dramatic and dynamic singer, offering much more than… Continue reading

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 Eighteen Visions… 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