Quarantine Dreams – Fantasy Festival Friday – Asking Alexandria – Motionless In White – Black Veil Brides – Miss May I – Ice Nine Kills

Seven months into the 2020 global pandemic, and all we can do is dream about attending festivals, photographing concerts, and interviewing artists. Music festivals and live concerts have been postponed, rescheduled and canceled, sometimes all three. That doesn’t mean we can’t imagine. In the meantime, GameOn.media presents Fantasy Festival Friday – a fictitious concert performed by 5 bands we wish we could watch live in person, at full volume, with all of our rock family …

Ice Nine Kills at Rock USA 2019

Ice Nine Kills ©2019 Johnnie Crow Photos

Rock USA 2019 took place on July 18-20 on farmland in Oshkosh, Wisconsin. This incredible festival always has an amazing crowd, great food and beverage options, and the best rock bands on the planet. Ice Nine Kills kicked things off on Day 1.

Ice Nine Kills ©2019 Johnnie Crow Photos

Ice Nine Kills played an intense show on Thursday, July 18, 2019. They were highlighting their incredible album …

Sonic Temple Art + Music Festival Featuring Metallica + Slipknot Daily Music Lineups Announced

Sonic Temple Art + Music Festival

Daily Music Lineups Announced;

Single Day General Admission & VIP Passes On Sale Now

May 15, 16 & 17, 2020 At

MAPFRE Stadium In Columbus, OH

 

Metallica & Slipknot

Lead Lineup

With Metallica Performing Two Unique Sets (Friday & Sunday)

 

Destination Event Also Features Deftones, Bring Me The Horizon, Evanescence, Staind, Sublime With Rome, Rancid, Dropkick Murphys,

Royal Blood, The Pretty Reckless, Alter Bridge & Many More

 

As Well

Metallica & Slipknot Headline Sonic Temple Art + Music Festival

Metallica & Slipknot
Headline Sonic Temple Art + Music Festival
With Metallica Performing Two Unique Sets (Friday & Sunday)
Deftones, Bring Me The Horizon, Evanescence, Staind,
Sublime With Rome, Rancid, Dropkick Murphys,
Royal Blood, The Pretty Reckless, Alter Bridge Also Lead Fest Lineup
Second Annual Destination Event
Returns To MAPFRE Stadium In Columbus, OH
May 15, 16 & 17, 2020
With Live Art & Installations From Nychos, Butch Locsin, Michael Reeder,
Jason Naylor, Palehorse, Angryblue,

Five Finger Death Punch Plot 2020 Tour With Papa Roach, I Prevail, And Ice Nine Kills

Five Finger Death Punch Inkcarceration 2019

Five Finger Death Punch performing in 2014. [© Matt Bishop Photo]

(TRR) – Five Finger Death Punch have announced today that they will kick off the second leg of their current U.S. arena headline tour next April. The 2020 run will feature special guests Papa Roach, I Prevail, as well as highly acclaimed newcomer Ice Nine Kills. The tour is co-produced by Frank Productions and Live Nation.

VIP presale, artist presale, and cyber monday …

Disturbed, Lynyrd Skynyrd, Deftones, Godsmack, Volbeat, Staind Join Metallica at Epicenter Festival

 

Full Music Lineup Announced For

Epicenter 2020

May 1, 2 & 3 At Festival’s New Home At

Rock City Campgrounds At Charlotte Motor Speedway

 

Metallica To Perform Different Headlining Sets Friday & Sunday

 

Festival Will Also Feature Performances From

Multi-Platinum Band Disturbed (Headlining Saturday Night),

Along With A Diverse Lineup Including

Lynyrd Skynyrd, Deftones, Godsmack, Volbeat, Staind, Papa Roach,

David Lee Roth, Gojira, Chevelle, Cypress Hill, Rancid, Royal Blood,

Anthrax, Dropkick Murphys, I Prevail,

Hellyeah, Maria Brink, Ra, Aeges and All-Star Stowaways Lineup Announced for ShipRocked 2020

ShipRocked 2020:

Hellyeah, Maria Brink, Ra & Aeges

Added To Lineup For 11th Year Of

‘The Ultimate Rock Music Cruise Vacation’

 

Also Featuring

Halestorm, Alter Bridge,

Asking Alexandria, Beartooth, Of Mice & Men & More

 

February 1- February 6, 2020

Departing New Orleans On Carnival Valor

With Stops In Key West & Cozumel

 

All-Star Lineup Revealed For

The Stowaways

Powered by ESP Guitars and Keep The Beat Alive

 

Festivities Kick Off January 31, 2020

33-1/3 Best Hard Rock Albums Of 2018

2018 was one of the best years in recent memory when it comes to quality album releases from some of the biggest names in hard rock. The most common theme was struggling with the past couple of years, both internally and externally, while searching for a path to better days and a hopeful future.

Most people don’t listen to music on hard media these days, but if any of you happen to have any of …

Motionless In White at House of Blues San Diego

Images and Words by Johnnie Crow

Motionless In White packed the House of Blues in San Diego, California on February 21, 2018, along with Every Time I Die and Ice Nine Kills. The young crowd never stopped moving, crowd-surfing and mosh-pitting throughout the night. MIW has really stepped up their production game, with multiple platforms, backdrops, props and a pair of lovely women in varied costumes to help entertain the audience.

Vinny Mauro kept the …