Static-X Takes Wisconsin Death Trip To San Diego

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On March 12, 2020, a sold out crowd witnessed an intense live rock show, as Static-X performed their debut album “Wisconsin Death Trip” and more at the Brick By Brick in San Diego, California. Society 1 opened the show. Mystery vocalist / guitarist Xer0 performed in place of the late Wayne Static as he has for the past year, along with the original Wisconsin Death Trip lineup of bassist Tony …

HammerFall Drops Old School Metal on Brick By Brick San Diego

Swedish heavy metal outfit HAMMERFALL are currently on their World Dominion Tour in North America. Their stop at the Brick By Brick in San Diego, California on September 8, 2019 served as a precursor to the band’s fall tour alongside Sabaton in North America. This summer, HammerFall released their eleventh full-length studio record, Domination. The record has been well received in both Europe and stateside; performing well in the US, Canada, the UK, Germany …

Echo Black Releases Video and Tour Info

Echo Black Release Official Music Video for “Poison Apple”

US Tour Dates Announced!


September 10, 2018 – New York based Dance Rock Band Echo Black has released the official music video for their single, “Poison Apple.” Originally premiered on Dark Beauty Magazine, “Poison Apple” was directed by Carey Kight.

“Sink your teeth into something sweet, babies! We are incredibly excited to finally present our new visual experience, Poison Apple! The

Dio Disciples at Brick By Brick San Diego

Images by Johnnie Crow
Words by Thomas Hernandez

I would say greatness can be measured by longevity. 36 years later, the spirit of DIO is still going strong thanks to the Dio Disciples. There’s probably nothing harder in music then replacing an iconic lead singer like Ronnie James Dio, but Tim “Ripper” Owens has taken the reins brilliantly, and definitely has the Dio Disciples sounding like the real deal. Craig Goldy can still rip off …

Act of Defiance Kick Off 2018 Tour

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Act of Defiance kicked off their spring headlining tour at the Brick By Brick in San Diego, California on March 1, 2018. If you don’t already know, Act of Defiance is a Los Angeles metal band made up of former members of Megadeth, Scar The Martyr and Shadows Fall. They have produced two outstanding albums full of aggression and dynamic flourishes, “Birth and the Burial” and “Old Scars, New …

Adelitas Way and Joyous Wolf Deliver Holiday Gift to San Diego

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Words by Melissa Butterfly

Adelitas Way brought a musical gift to the Brick By Brick in San Diego, California on December 15, 2018. The show was a very soulful experience, with performances by Down North, Of Limbo, and Joyous Wolf. All of these bands played their hearts out and gave San Diego a winter’s night to remember.

Seattle’s Down North kicked off the show with a soulful funky rock with energetic …