Posts Tagged ‘The Bomb Factory’

Words by Jordan Buford – Photos by James Villa Tuesday, August 16th, 2016 – The Bomb Factory As early as seven in the evening the extremely spacious venue was packed as Black Wizard kicked things off; and Killswitch Engage masqueraded as the band of the night, a few thousand people watching them intently as they delive…

– Words by Taylor Slovak / Photos by James Villa – The Bomb Factory / Dallas, TX (Sunday, May 22nd, 2016) The Americana folksters revisited Dallas Sunday night, welcomed by 4,000+ eager fans. The band’s stripped down sound was met with a force of energy bigger than the room itself and made for a stellar night of music.…

– Words by Steven Anthony Hammock – The Bomb Factory / Dallas, TX (Saturday, May 14th, 2016) When dates popped up for Hatsune Miku’s return to America a few months back, I knew I was finally going to have to go and see her. As someone who grew up loving anime, J-Pop and everything associated with Japan, Hatsune Miku is…

 – Words by Taylor Slovak / Photos by James Villa – The Bomb Factory / Dallas, TX (Thursday, May 12th, 2016) A stellar display of lights and sound turned Deep Ellum’s Bomb Factory into an EDM-pop smash last Thursday. Brothers Guy and Howard Lawrence, better known as Disclosure, brought the house down serving up two hou…

– Words by Daniela Alfaro-Herrera / Photos by James Villa – The Bomb Factory – Dallas, TX – Wednesday, May 4th, 2016 If you were to ask someone these days if they would consider seeing Lauryn Hill in concert anytime soon, they would probably cringe and ask why would they ever consider that. Lauryn Hill has been known t…

– Words by Jordan Buford / Photos by James Villa – The Bomb Factory (Dallas, TX) – Saturday, April 23rd, 2016 There really couldn’t have been a better band to wind down this day of the Texas Showdown Festival than Buckcherry. I mean, the festival was a celebration of tattoos and music, two things the California-based b…

THE LUMINEERS’ CLEOPATRA HITS NO. 1 ON BILLBOARD TOP 200 ALBUM CHART; SINGLE “OPHELIA” SETS RECORD FOR SPINS  AT AAA RADIO GOING ON 7 WEEKS AT NO. 1 AT FORMAT   The Lumineers’ second album, Cleopatra, has hit No. 1 on the Billboard Top 200 Album Chart, while their recently released single ‘Ophelia’ just set a record fo…

– Words by Jordan Buford / Photos by James Villa – The Bomb Factory / Dallas, TX (Sunday, April 17th, 2016) Music and guitar enthusiasts were ecstatic when Generation Axe was announced a few months ago, a project/tour masterminded by Steve Vai that featured five guitar virtuosos (including Vai). That’s something almost…