Festival Rewind – Aftershock Festival

In the absence of new festivals to cover, GameOn.media is taking a look back at some of our favorite festivals, which we look forward to writing about and taking pictures of, just as soon as we are able to safely do so again.

Danny Wimmer Presents has become the leading producer of rock festivals in the United States, and one of their crown jewels is Monster Energy Aftershock Festival, which takes place in the fall …

Quarantine Dreams – Fantasy Festival Friday – Sevendust – P.O.D. – Nonpoint – Fever 333 – Fire From The Gods

Six months into the 2020 global pandemic, and I have literally started dreaming about attending festivals, photographing concerts, and interviewing artists. Music festivals and live concerts have been postponed, rescheduled and canceled, sometimes all three. As the fall events have finally been eliminated, and the winter rock cruises have been pushed into May, I have no idea when I will be lucky enough to cover an actual concert again. In the meantime, GameOn.media presents Fantasy …

Five Fave: Rock Singles Of 2020 So Far

2020 has been a tumultuous year, to say the least. A worldwide pandemic, an historic human rights movement, and the death of legendary musicians has rocked the world unlike any year in recent memory. Live concerts, festivals and tours have come to a stop. Planned album release cycles have been put on hold. Several artists have released singles that help us connect and deal with the issues that 2020 has forced upon us. These are …

Five Fave: Rock Albums That Matter Right Now

The world seems to be shifting perspective, and reconsidering assumptions. There are many rock bands who you have sang along to, banged your head to, moshed to, and crowd-surfed to. Several of them have been attempting to educate and enlighten you in the process. Were you listening, really listening? Do you pay attention to the lyrics? Do you research the incidents, experiences and circumstances that led to their artistic expression? Now is the time to …

Five Fave: 2019 Rock Albums – Pushing Creative Boundaries

Here are our Five Fave 2019 Rock Albums that are Pushing Creative Boundaries. We have an album that crosses genres with collaborations and instrument fluidity. We have a band with a comic book inspired back story that incorporates strings and special effects. We have a hardcore hero collaborating with all of his favorites. We have a band elevating punk rock and politics to exciting levels. We have a brand bringing reggae sensibilities to the rock …

Las Rageous 2019 Announces Band Additions & Freakshow Wrestling

LAS RAGEOUS 
Announces Local Band Additions & 
Details For Freakshow Wrestling
For Friday, October 18 & Saturday, October 19
At the Downtown Las Vegas Events Center
 
Featuring Rob Zombie, Bring Me The Horizon, 
Chevelle, The Used, I Prevail, Dance Gavin Dance & More
 
This Friday, October 18 & Saturday, October 19, fans from around the globe will come together for Las Rageous, Sin City’s premier rock and metal music festival. Returning to the

KoRn Is Still A Freak In San Diego

Hard rock heavyweights KoRn played the North Island Credit Union Amphitheater in Chula Vista, California on August 2, 2019. The show was co-headlined by Alice In Chains, with support from Underoath and Fever 333.

Jonathan Davis, James “Munky” Shaffer, Reginald “Fieldy” Arvizu, Brian “Head” Welch and Ray Luzier are a musical machine, performing their original brand of metal in perfect harmony. The crowd went nuts for every song. Their stage set was extremely creative, with …

Alice In Chains Soars in San Diego

Hard rock legends Alice In Chains played the North Island Credit Union Amphitheater in Chula Vista, California on August 2, 2019. The show was co-headlined by KoRn, with support from Underoath and Fever 333.

The second incarnation of Alice In Chains, featuring William DuVall on vocals and guitar, has released 3 outstanding albums since 2009. The set intermingled tracks from those albums with classics from their first 3 masterpiece albums, plus selections from the EP’s …

Welcome To Rockville 2019 Day 3

The ninth annual Welcome To Rockville Festival expanded to 3 days in 2019, spread out across Jacksonville, Florida’s Metropolitan Park along the St John’s River. Fans were treated to eats rom the following local and regional restaurants and food trucks: Barrique, The Bread and Board, BC Taco, Brucci’s Pizza, Cely’s Filipino Cuisine, Chinchilla’s Eatz on the Streetz, Dos Vatos Tacos, Eli’s BBQ, Gouda Boys, Grumpy’s Homemade Ice Cream, Guanabana Ice Pops, Island Noodles, Mama’s Food …

New Exit 111 Festival Will Rock Tennessee with Guns N’ Roses, Def Leppard, Lynyrd Skynyrd, Slayer

EXIT 111
ANNOUNCES FULL DETAILS FOR
INAUGURAL EVENT
FESTIVAL DEBUTS WITH LINE-UP LED BY
GUNS N’ ROSES, DEF LEPPARD, LYNYRD SKYNYRD,
SLAYER, ZZ TOP, DEFTONES, GHOST, MEGADETH
AND MORE THAN 40 ACTS
OCTOBER 11-13 WEEKEND OF MUSIC
HOSTED BY EDDIE TRUNK
AT THE GREAT STAGE PARK IN MANCHESTER, TN
TO INCLUDE ON SITE ACTIVITES:
PARANORMAL CIRQUE, CAR SHOW,
MOTOCROSS DEMONSTRATIONS, AND A MEGA SPORTS BAR
TICKETS ON SALE
THURSDAY, APRIL 25
EXIT 111 Festival will

Chicago Open Air Presents Massive Show With System Of A Down & Tool May 18 & 19, 2019

Chicago Open Air Presents
Massive Stadium Show
May 18 & 19, 2019

System Of A Down & Tool
Lead Two Full Days Of Top Rock & Metal Acts
At SeatGeek Stadium In Bridgeview, IL
Must-See Lineup Also Includes The Prodigy, Ghost,
Meshuggah, Gojira & More

Tickets On Sale Friday, December 14 At Noon CT

This spring brings another must-see event from premier independent U.S. music festival producer Danny Wimmer Presents. On Saturday, May 18

Massive Music Lineup Announced For The Debut Of Epicenter May 10, 11 & 12, 2019 At New Festival Grounds In Rockingham, NC

The Wait Is Over:
Massive Music Lineup Announced
For The Debut Of
Epicenter
May 10, 11 & 12, 2019
At Newly Created Rockingham Festival Grounds
In Rockingham, NC

Foo Fighters, Tool, Korn,
Rob Zombie, Judas Priest, Bring Me The Horizon
And Dozens More
Make North Carolina “The Epicenter Of Rock N’ Roll”
With Must-See Music Performances And Expanded Camping Options

Tickets On Sale Friday, December 14 At Noon ET

Epicenter Festival — a new 3-day …