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

Rock On The Range 2017 Shines And Overcomes A Stormy Year

(TRR) and (PCM) It has always been said that the show must go on and despite dealing with the devastating loss of singer Chris Cornell, whose band Soundgarden was slated to headline Rock On The Range’s Friday night line-up and extreme weather conditions that forced an emergency evacuation from the… Continue reading

Metallica Announces ‘Now That We’re Live’ Rehearsal Special!

(TRR) Metallica announced “Now That We’re Live,” a live rehearsal special from M&T Bank Stadium in Baltimore that will stream exclusively on Facebook Live on Tuesday May 9th at 9:00 PM EST, the eve of their inaugural show for the North American leg of the WorldWired Tour 2017. The Rock and… Continue reading

METALLICA PREMIERE STUDIO DEMO VERSION OF NEW SONG “THE LORDS OF SUMMER”

Finally. After suffering through the muddled audio of fan footage of Metallica‘s new track, “The Lords of Summer”, the band has posted an official demo version of the song that they recorded at HQ before hitting the road for their world tour run. Two nights ago, Metallica debuted the track in Bogata,… Continue reading

WHITECHAPEL RELEASE DETAILS AND COVER ART FOR NEW ALBUM

Brutal death-thrashers Whitechapel have revealed the artwork and track listing for their upcoming fifth studio album, Our Endless War. The disc is set to drop on April 29 via Metal Blade Records. The band’s last album, 2012’s Whitechapel, hit #47 on the Billboard Top 200 and #3 on Billboard Hard Rock Albums. Since their inception… Continue reading