Act of Defiance Kick Off 2018 Tour

Images and Words by Johnnie Crow Act of Defiance kicked off their spring headlining tour at the Brick By Brick in San Diego, California on March 1, 2018. If you don’t already know, Act of Defiance is a Los Angeles metal band made up of former members of Megadeth, Scar… Continue reading

Motionless In White at House of Blues San Diego

Images and Words by Johnnie Crow Motionless In White packed the House of Blues in San Diego, California on February 21, 2018, along with Every Time I Die and Ice Nine Kills. The young crowd never stopped moving, crowd-surfing and mosh-pitting throughout the night. MIW has really stepped up their… Continue reading

Killthrax Tour at House of Blues San Diego

Images and Words by Johnnie Crow Killswitch Engage and Anthrax returned to the House of Blues in San Diego, California on February 13, 2018 as part of their co-headlining Killthrax tour. The venue was sold out and completely full of passionate metal fans. Havok opened the show, the perfect aggressive… Continue reading

ShipRocked Family Reunion – A Decade Of Vacationing Harder

FIRST SHIPROCKED CRUISE The very first ShipRocked was a five day floating rock festival on the MSC Poesia that departed from Ft. Lauderdale, Florida on November 15, 2009 and featured onboard performances by Queensryche, Tesla, Ratt, Skid Row, Broken Teeth, EndeverafteR, Lynam, Niki Barr Band, Stereoside and StoneRider. The original… Continue reading

Hollywood Undead and Butcher Babies at House of Blues San Diego

Images by Johnnie Crow Words by Melissa Butterfly Butcher Babies first played San Diego in 2010 at the House of Blues with Hollywood Undead, so it was a special show to be back at it almost 8 years later. At that time, Hollywood Undead played downstairs and Butcher Babies upstairs.… Continue reading