Slipknot Announce 2021 Knotfest Roadshow Tour

Killswitch Engage, Fever 333, and Code Orange are coming along for the ride.

Slipknot [© Matt Bishop Photo]

Slipknot are returning with all new Knotfest Roadshow tour dates. The trek kicks off September 25 in Indianola, IA and wraps up on November 2 in Phoenix, AZ. Killswitch Engage, Fever 333, and Code Orange are providing a stacked supporting cast.

Killswitch Engage [© Matt Bishop Photo]

Tickets and VIP Packages go on sale this Friday, June …

Louder Than Life 2021: Metallica, Nine Inch Nails, KORN, Judas Priest, Jane’s Addiction, Snoop Dogg, Machine Gun Kelly, Staind, Mudvayne, Rise Against, Cypress Hill, Gojira & More Sept. 23-26 In Louisville, KY

Louder Than Life 2021

Band Lineup Announced

 

METALLICA, NINE INCH NAILS & KORN

Headline The Largest Rock Festival In America

Expanding To Four Days September 23-26

At Highland Festival Grounds At KY Expo Center In Louisville, KY

 

Festival Also Features Judas Priest, Jane’s Addiction, Snoop Dogg, Machine Gun Kelly, Staind, Mudvayne, Rise Against, Cypress Hill, Gojira & Many More

 

Single Day & Weekend Passes On Sale Now At

www.LouderThanLifeFestival.com

 

Metallica Blackened American Whiskey ©2019 Johnnie

Five Fave: 2020 Rock Albums

2020 has been an atypical year for the music industry. The usual album and tour cycles have been turned on their heads. Some bands chose to hold their albums for when touring starts up again. Some bands found creative ways to release their albums, many with livestreams to go with it. Other bands took the opportunity to record and release unexpected music, and much more of that will be coming in 2021. This year, we …

Top New Trends For Rock Music In The 2020’s

Fire From The Gods ©2020 Johnnie Crow Photos

Towards the end of every decade, a couple of artists emerge with something different, that leads to new trends for the following decade. In 1969, Led Zeppelin took the final step towards what became heavy metal, which Black Sabbath unleashed upon the 1970’s. In the late 1970’s, Van Halen took the world by storm, leading to a guitar explosion in the 1980’s, with one path towards glam …

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 …