1 month ago | Lists
This weekend, Glenn Danzig's Blackest of the Black Festival will take place at Oak Canyon Park in Silverado, headlined by his own Danzig band. The group is celebrating its 30th year in existence this year, and in that time it has put out 11 studio...
1 month ago | Fresh Nostalgia
The 50th anniversary of the release of the classic Beatles album Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band is celebrated in May of this year which is undoubtedly worth commemorating, although it is worth noting that the Liverpool band was very prolifi...
1 month ago | Music Festivals
It’s been almost exactly a year since we found out that the classic lineup of the Misfits, featuring Glenn Danzig, Jerry Only, and Doyle Wolfgang von Frankenstein, would be reuniting to perform at the Riot Fests in Denver and Chicago. Here in Sout...
1 month ago | Concerts
The story of Tacoma, Washington, band The Sonics is one that needs a little untangling, but is ultimately worth the effort because of the fact that, in a very short space of time, the garage rock band managed to have a massive influence on rock ’n...
2 months ago | Metal
Ronnie James Dio was a larger-than-life personality while fronting Rainbow, Black Sabbath and, of course, Dio. His stature was immense, almost visibly transcending his physical height of 4’11”. It’s generally accepted that he had one of the very b...
3 months ago | Music Festivals
The Freestyle Festival has, over the past three years, become a staple of the Long Beach summer experience. Taking place at the Queen Mary, a location that has become synonymous with strong, nostalgia-based mini-festivals, Freestyle Fest focuses o...