Posts by: James Villa

A Conversation with Joe Grah of Jibe Interview by Bradon Callies – Photos by James Villa Photography We had an opportunity to sit down with Joe Grah singer of Jibe, before their performance at Gas Monkey Live in Dallas on Saturday night. Here’s what we learned. OTM: Can you describe the writing process for “Epic Tales…

– Photos by Ronnie Jackson – House of Blues / Dallas, TX (Friday, March 18th, 2016) Jesse Leach / Killswitch Engage / Ronnie Jackson Photography Setlist: Strength of the Mind A Bid Farewell Numbered Days Alone I Stand Beyond the Flames The Arms of Sorrow No End In Sight Hate by Design Temple From the Within Always Quie…

– Photos and Review by Ronnie Jackson – ILia / The Pavilion / Lewisville, TX (Saturday, March 12th, 2016) On this night, my destination was the Pavilion in Lewisville TX to see a band called Ilia.  I was unfamiliar with both the band and the venue, so I didn’t really know what to expect.  I was pleasantly surprised upo…

  – Photos by Ronnie Jackson – The Bomb Factory / Dallas, TX (Sunday, February 28th, 2016) Setlist: Toys Rocket Ride (KISS song) Parasite (KISS song) Love Gun (KISS song) (Scot Coogan on lead vocals) Snowblind Sister Emerald (Thin Lizzy cover) Rock Soldiers Bass Solo Strange Ways (KISS song) (Chris Wyse on lead vocals)…

“THE BRITISH INVASION TOUR” UNDERWAY NOW! CLICK HERE TO WATCH THE VIDEO NOW! NEW ALBUM “VENOM” OUT NOW ON RCA RECORDS UK metal band Bullet For My Valentine has kicked off “The British Invasion Tour” in support of their recently released album, VENOM, and in celebration has premiered a new video for their latest single…

  FIVE FINGER DEATH PUNCH Announce Co-Headlining Shows with ShinedownBand Celebrates Their Fifth #1 Active Rock Radio Hit, “Wash It All Away”Association of the United States Army Honors 5FDP With “Soldier Appreciation Award”   FIVE FINGER DEATH PUNCH will team up with Shinedown for a series of co-headlining shows this…

BUCKCHERRY DUET WITH GRETCHEN WILSON ON “THE FEELING NEVER DIES” AT ROLLINGSTONE.COM Platinum LA rock veterans Buckcherry have debuted a new version of their song “The Feeling Never Dies” that features guest vocals from Grammy Award-winning country artist Gretchen Wilson. The song has premiered today at RollingStone.co…

For When You’re Falling Backwards Out Now on Esque Records Progressive indie-rock quintet Rome Hero Foxes has recently inked a deal with Esque Records (owned by Kurt Travis of A Lot Like Birds) and have released their sophomore full-length For When You’re Falling Backwards. “‘For When You’re Falling Backwards’ is an al…