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

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

Festival Review: Ohana Fest 2017

Images by: Johnnie Crow Words by: Melissa Butterfly (TRR) Ohana means family. It doesn’t matter what genre of music, family is family. Whatever your musical influences are, they pour out from the mind to the body and the soul. The 2017 Ohana festival family was a unique blend, full of character… Continue reading

Concert Review: Marty Friedman In San Diego, CA

Words and Images by: Johnnie Crow Guitarist Marty Friedman brought his instrumental metal experience to the Brick By Brick in San Diego, California on August 28, 2017. The axe wizard was lead guitartist for Megadeth from 1990-2000, while continuing to release solo albums. Marty and his band flew over from… Continue reading

Concert Review: September Mourning In San Diego, CA

Images by: Johnnie Crow Words by: Melissa Butterfly (TRR) September Mourning is where hard rock and comic book anime collide in a dark and melodic presentation. If you are a fan of both, this is a must see show. The story is presented like a rock musical incorporating live theatrics, video… Continue reading