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Cover Story: Judas Priest [Updated]

Cover Story: Judas Priest [Updated]

| April 1, 2018 | 0 Comments

After an impressive five-decades long career, British heavy metal pioneers Judas Priest show no signs of slowing down with the release of their explosive 18th full-length studio album Firepower (released March 9 on Epic Records). On 14 blistering tracks, Priest delivers the indisputable, classic heavy metal sound that hearkens back to the band’s heyday. The […]

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Cover Story: Ministry [Updated]

Cover Story: Ministry [Updated]

| March 24, 2018 | 1 Comment

Chicago’s beloved industrial metal machine Ministry is back. After the sudden death of longtime guitarist and friend Mike Scaccia in 2012, leader/vocalist Al Jourgensen decided to put Ministry on indefinite hiatus. During the band’s downtime, “Uncle Al” spawned a side project, Surgical Meth Machine, and released a self-titled debut record in 2015. It was pretty […]

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Stage Buzz: Overkill at Concord Hall

Stage Buzz: Overkill at Concord Hall

| February 10, 2017 | 0 Comments

New Jersey’s “Wrecking Crew”  and old guard thrash metal kings, Overkill are back with their 18th album, The Grinding Wheel on February 10th. The 2017 line-up features members vocalist Bobby “Blitz” Ellsworth, bassist D.D. Verni, guitarists Dave Linsk and Derek Tailer and drummer Ron Lipnicki, all intact and energized. The Grinding Wheel is the perfect […]

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Stage Buzz-Anthrax @ Concord Hall

Stage Buzz-Anthrax @ Concord Hall

| September 18, 2016 | 0 Comments

Kelley Simms spoke to Frankie Bello previewing the legendary thrash band’s show at Concord Hall…

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Stage Buzz: The Last Vegas @ Double Door

Stage Buzz: The Last Vegas @ Double Door

| March 30, 2016 | 1 Comment

The Last Vegas….All In!

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Stage Buzz: Epica @ Concord Music Hall

Stage Buzz: Epica @ Concord Music Hall

| January 19, 2016 | 1 Comment

Back for more…

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Stage Buzz: Queensryche @ Concord Hall

Stage Buzz: Queensryche @ Concord Hall

| January 10, 2016 | 0 Comments

A return to form…

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Stage Buzz: Mayhem

Stage Buzz: Mayhem

| January 16, 2015 | 0 Comments

Thirty years of Mayhem…

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Caught In A Mosh: February 2014

Caught In A Mosh: February 2014

| February 3, 2014

Chicago Prog-Metal

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