Album Reviews

Tremonti – A Dying Machine Review

That story unfolds as an emotionally charged narrative, spanning obsession, unrequited love, and destruction. The plot takes place at the turn of the next century, and the plan is to have the novel available at the same time as the record release.

Live Gig

Live Report – Carolina Rebellion 2018 Final Day, May 6th, 2018

  Live Festival Review and Photos: David Locklear     The campground was tittering with more sound and activity this morning. Many of the Carolina Rebellion patrons were having to pack up and begin the arduous journey back to their homes. Some further than others: our camping neighbors diagonal to us had their jeep fully […]

Album Reviews

Amorphis – Queen of Time Review

Queen of Time is one ambitious album that shares a tale about the rise and fall of civilization. One could compare it to stories from lost civilizations in history such as Atlantis, or others can interpret it as the downfall of our present-day reality that doomsday could be upon us.

Live Gig

Sons of Apollo Ignite PlayStation Theater in Times Square, NYC May 18, 2018

  Words and Pictures: Robert Cavuoto   Sons of Apollo performed a high octane show at the PlayStation Theater in New York City on Friday, May 18th to support their latest progressive metal masterpiece, Psychotic Symphony. They are a powerhouse group of all-star musicians featuring Ron “Bumblefoot” Thal on guitar, Mike Portnoy on drums, Derek […]

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Don Broco, The LaFontaines and Yungblud – Northampton Roadmenders, May 2nd 2018

Words & Pictures: Vikki Luff  It’s always a bit of a bummer when a show gets cancelled. It’s even worse when it gets cancelled on the night. But being cancelled ten minutes before the main band are due on stage? After the supports have hyped you up so much that you’d be bouncing off the […]

Album Reviews

Motor City Mayhem – Shitfaced And Outta Luck Review

Shotgun Express was a rock band hailing from Stuttgart, Germany. What rose out of the ashes of Shotgun Express is a new rock outfit – Motor City Mayhem.  The five-piece from Mercedes City carries on the legacy of Shotgun Express, sending blues driven hard rock into the world.

Album Reviews

TesseracT – Sonder Review

Out of all types of metal, one genre I’ve long struggled with and only managed to enjoy in quick bursts over the years is djent, a particularly rhythmic…

Live Gig

Papa Roach, Nothing More and Escape The Fate Live at The Paramount, NY on April 10th, 2018

  Review by: Tyler Bogliole Photos by: Dhruv Kumar http://www.dhruvkumar.com/   On Tuesday, April 10th, Hard rock had the pleasure of seeing Escape The Fate, Nothing More and Papa Roach at The Paramount. Escape The Fate started the night, opening up with the single “Do You Love Me?” off their new album “I Am Human”. Within […]