Alex Distefano is a freelance writer/music blogger from the Los Angeles area. With over a dozen years under his belt as a published Journalist, he covers the worlds of heavy metal music, punk rock, current events, cannabis culture, comedy, food, the paranormal, and 'conspiracy theories'. He graduated from California State University Long Beach, in 2012 with a Bachelor’s Degree in both Journalism and Ancient History, and also works in Education, and as an Uber/Lyft driver.
17 days ago | Metal
OK so we’ve all survived a month of Trump’s presidency, and it was turbulent times, but still, what else better to get your mind, body and ear drums set off by another kind of chaos: the sounds of heavy metal. Nothing better to channel frustration...
26 days ago | Punk as Fuck
Bands like Bad Religion, Blink 182, and the Descendents are well known among music fans, and helped punk rock transition from its old school roots, to new school sounds like emo, indie rock and pop musical influences. But within these progenitors ...
1 month ago | Metal
For 48 years, Black Sabbath have toured the planet over and over; from the band’s origin in Birimingham, England, to selling out stadiums and arenas spanning the continents. But in 2017, the band will perform it’s final set of concerts, in the UK ...
1 month ago | Concerts
By day, Spencer Robinson is a talent/literary agent in Los Angeles. By night, he is a bass player, solo musician, and former professional gambler, with many adventures to tell about his five year stint as the bassist for the LA rock band Lords of ...
2 months ago | Metal
It's the first month of the year, so get ready for the annual NAMM(National Association of Music Merchants) Convention, which comes to Anaheim January 19-22. Anyone interested in metal, hard rock or any kind of musical instruments(and all groupies...
2 months ago | Concerts
Brownout is a Latin Funk group from Austin, Texas, a project of members of the Grammy nominated Groupo Fantasma, a nine-piece Latin Funk group. Since forming in 2004, Brownout has released three critically acclaimed albums of funk, with hint...