Sold Out 7th Annual Monster Energy Aftershock Wraps Biggest Year Ever

Images by Johnnie Crow

Words by Melissa Butterfly

Brotherhood, flower power, and true love for rock music at a global level was a constant theme throughout this year’s Monster Energy Aftershock Festival. The Danny Wimmer Presents production paid a special tribute to the loss of the great and infamous rock artist, Vinnie Paul, who was not only a rock badass in his own right, but the backbone for so many others. His influence and inspiration …

Papa Roach Leads Music Lineup for ShipRocked 2019

Music Lineup Announced For ShipRocked 2019

 

Papa Roach Leads Spectacular Bill Which Also Features

Bullet For My Valentine, I Prevail, Nothing More, Suicidal Tendencies, Sevendust,

Motionless In White & Many More,

Along With Comedian Brian Posehn

 

ShipRocked Expands To 5 Days

Celebrating 10 Years Of Rock ‘N’ Roll On The High Seas

January 26-31, 2019 Onboard Carnival Valor

Departing From Galveston, Texas, With Stops In

Cozumel And The Yucatan In Mexico

 

Staterooms Sold Out; Wait

Louder Than Life Announces Addition Of Alice In Chains To World’s Largest Rock ‘N’ Roll Whiskey Festival

Louder Than Life
Announces Addition Of Alice In Chains
To World’s Largest Rock ‘N’ Roll Whiskey Festival
Avenged Sevenfold Withdraws From Lineup
Due To Medical Issue
Tickets On Sale Now For The 5th Annual Festival
Friday, September 28Saturday, September 29 & Sunday, September 30
At Champions Park In Louisville, KY
Louder Than Life has announced that Seattle alt rockers Alice In Chains will be joining the lineup for the 5th annual

SUICIDAL TENDENCIES Reinvent ’90s Cyco Miko Solo Tracks as Full-Length Album, “STill Cyco Punk After All These Years”

SUICIDAL TENDENCIES Reinvent ’90s Cyco Miko Solo Tracks as Full-Length Album, “STill Cyco Punk After All These Years”
 
STill Cyco Punk After All These Years out September 7, 2018,
in Conjunction with Official Converse Collaboration
 
Stream First Single “F.U.B.A.R.” Here | Pre-Order: Physical/Merch | iTunes | Amazon
 


 
In the early 80s when the legendary SUICIDAL TENDENCIES formed, punk rock was not very welcoming to “new ideas” – especially from a new crew that were

Louder Than Life 2018 Announces 3 Day Lineup

The World’s Largest Rock ‘N’ Roll Whiskey Festival Returns

Massive Music Lineup Announced For
Louder Than Life 2018

Nine Inch Nails, Avenged Sevenfold, Godsmack, Deftones, Ice Cube,
Five Finger Death Punch, Breaking Benjamin, Billy Idol, Shinedown & Many More
To Perform At Fifth Annual Festival,
Expanding To Three Days
Friday, September 28, Saturday, September 29 & Sunday, September 30
At Champions Park In Louisville, KY

Tickets On Sale Friday, June 8 At Noon ET

A …

Tech N9ne Planet Tour in San Diego

Images by Johnnie Crow

Words by Melissa Butterfly

Strange Music was in the House, literally, with Tech N9ne’s Planet” Tour 2018 featuring Tech N9ne, Krizz Kaliko, Just Juice, Mackenzie Nicole, Joey Cool, and King Iso at the House of Blues in San Diego on May 11, 2018.

Last year I had the great honor to interview Tech N9ne at the AfterShock festival where we talked about the driving forces behind his music — he

Fort Rock 2018 Day 2 Review and Photos

Images and Words by Johnnie Crow

The 6th annual Fort Rock festival kicked off on Saturday, April 28, 2018 at Markham Park in Sunrise, Florida. After spending its first 5 years in Fort Myers, the festival moved across Alligator Alley to Fort Lauderdale and set up camp on the sprawling Markham Park. The grass field was lined with vendors of food, drink and merchandise of every kind. There were two main stages, aligned side by …

Tech N9ne Interview and Tour Dates

Images by Johnnie Crow

Words by Melissa Butterfly

I interviewed Tech N9ne, AKA Aaron Yates, at the Aftershock Festival in October 2017, and he is just as humble as  he is cool! We talked about the true driving forces, early morning drives and long flights, that got us to our meeting point, and we chatted about the driving forces that inspire people. I further explained that for me, it’s about the love… I need to …

Monster Energy Fort Rock Festival Experiences Announced

Monster Energy Fort Rock
Festival Experiences Announced

Hosted by Jose Mangin from SiriusXM

South Florida’s Biggest Rock Experience
Features Performances From
Ozzy Osbourne, Godsmack,
Five Finger Death Punch, Stone Sour, Shinedown, Breaking Benjamin & More
Saturday, April 28 & Sunday, April 29, 2018
At The Festival’s New Home In Greater Fort Lauderdale
At Markham Park In Sunrise, FL

The lineup of festival experiences has been announced for the 6th annual Monster Energy Fort Rock

Falling In Reverse Release New Video!

(TRR) Always a band known for their memorable music videos, Falling In Reverse has once again taken things to a new level with the video for their song “Losing My Mind”. We thoroughly enjoy the unpredictability of this band and they have proven time and time again that they can flawless switch musical direction and still leave fans hungry and anxious for more!

You can purchase “Losing My Mind” here!

Musically, the band’s shimmering …

LAS RAGEOUS Music Festival Announces Updated Performance Lineup

LAS RAGEOUS Music Festival
Announces Updated Performance Lineup

Otherwise & New Years Day Join
A Perfect Circle, Five Finger Death Punch, Ghost, Judas Priest & more
Friday, April 20 & Saturday, April 21
At The Downtown Las Vegas Events Center

KOMP-FM & Smash Magazine Launch
‘Battle Of The Fans’ Contest For Opening Performance Slot
Deadline To Enter Is January 31

Sin City’s premier rock and metal festival, Las Rageous, has released an updated performance

Hollywood Undead and Butcher Babies at House of Blues San Diego

Images by Johnnie Crow

Words by Melissa Butterfly

Butcher Babies (c) Johnnie Crow

Butcher Babies first played San Diego in 2010 at the House of Blues with Hollywood Undead so it was a special show to be back at it almost 8 years later. At that time, Hollywood Undead played downstairs and Butcher Babies upstairs. Now, they played same main level with Butcher Babies showing that they are definitely killing it and moving up the …