Hot off the Press

April 2011

by Cynthia Gomez Staff Writer Metallica, Megadeth, Slayer & Anthrax : The Big 4 or The Big Fail? Metalhead’s would do anything to see the biggest of thrash/metal bands play the same stage– pay $116 for the ticket, drive a total of 6 hours when gas prices average $4.15 a gallon, walk [...]
by Steve Trager Staff Writer April 14, 2011 at Trocadero Theatre in Philadelphia, PA. Germany’s export Accept has always packed a punch with their live shows. In the ‘80s they rocked then; and now with a current new lineup in the fold, Accept has truly outshines once again with a stellar live [...]
by Cyndi Jo Staff Writer April 6, 2011 at the House of Bluest in Hollywood, CA. Denmark’s answer to the OC metal/punk scene: Volbeat, hammered its brand of rockabilly metal into a show so incredible, Wednesday, April 6th at the House of Blues Hollywood, with The Dammed Things and Hourcast in tow. [...]
Tribute to Scott Columbus of Manowar by John Kindred Staff Writer Scott Columbus (November 10, 1956 — April 4, 2011) Former drummer for the Heavy Metal band Manowar, Scott Columbus, died on Tuesday, April 4, 2011. Columbus, a native of Fair Haven, lived in Syracuse, New York. Columbus joined [...]