Posts Tagged ‘band’

– By Brandon Callies – RATING: “PUSH PLAY” Former frontman, Jesse Leach, returns for Killswitch Engage’s finest album, Disarm The Descent. There is an unmistakable drive present that has been missing on the last three albums. This is metal-core at its best, and these are pioneers of the genre, once again proving why th…

AUGUST 4TH—GEXA ENERGY PAVILION (Dallas, TX) – By Dustin Blocker – The 6th Annual ROCKSTAR ENERGY DRINK MAYHEM FESTIVAL ends it’s 26 city run at Dallas’ Gexa Energy Pavilion on August 4th; bringing in some true heavy hitters Rob Zombie, Five Finger Death Punch, Mastadon and more!  So, wear black, or suffer what would a…

Palladium Ballroom (Dallas, TX) – Words by Brandon Deaton / Photos by James Villa – “Sevendust and Me and the Devil Makes Three” I have been a Sevendust fan for many years, but this was my first time to see them live. As they took the stage at Dallas’ Palladium Ballroom in support of their new album Black Out The Sun I…

Trees (Dallas, TX) – Words by Michal Elizabeth Smith / Photos by James Villa – “The World Needs More Bands Like The Joy Formidable” The first time I saw The Joy Formidable was two years ago at the Verizon Theater in Grand Prairie. Local radio station, 102.1 The Edge hosted their annual How the Edge Stole Christmas conc…

FC DALLAS STADIUM (Frisco, TX) –  Words by Michal Elizabeth Smith / Photos by James Villa – “This Year’s Eclectic Lineup Play It Out in the Texas Heat” Over 2,500 people gathered on Saturday, April 27th at FC Dallas Stadium in Frisco for 102.1 KDGE’s Edgefest 23. Twenty bands traveled from all over to take part in the…

– By Brandon Callies – RATING: “PUSH PLAY” Black Rebel Motorcycle Club is back with a new album entitled Specter At The Feast. This band has a consistent streak of good songwriting, and the streak continues with this offering. There is nothing flashy or over the top on “Specter At The Feast.” The album slowly builds in…

– By Dustin Blocker – The first of the four part video mini-series for Dallas’ These Machines Are Winning follows two anti-heroes on their covert bike ride through a wind-swept cityscape.  There are machine guns, explosives, oh, and the song is great too! We definitely recommend this one. …These Machines Are Winning ta…

AUGUST 28TH—GEXA ENERGY PAVILLION (Dallas, TX) The fourth annual Rockstar Energy UPROAR Festival will make a stop at Dallas’ Gexa Energy Pavillion with 90’s alt-heroes Alice In Chains and Jane’s Addiction alongside prog-rockers Coheed and Cambria, Circa Survive and more. Also appearing: Walking Papers (featuring Duff M…