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Biography — Tamara Igleheart Hello HRH readers! My name is Tamara and I was born and raised in Southern California. I grew up with a love of rock and roll, thanks to my parents. I am an avid concert goer, and that is what sparked my interest in concert photography. Not long after I obtained [...]
Gracepoint, Clawhammer PR, and Hardrock Haven are giving one lucky person Gracepoint’s Echoes latest studio album. Drawing on a wide array of influences from classic heavy rock and metal, thrash and death metal, and a variety of progressive bands from the 70’s through today, GRACEPOINT [...]
Biography — Joe Rocha Growing up I was surround by music. My parents played a wide verity of music, from The Beatles, Led Zeppelin, Bon Jovi, Otis Redding, BB King, Black Sabbath, and everything in between. But it was when I was 10 and bought my first CD, Stevie Ray Vaughn Greatest Hits, that [...]
Biography — Kris Walls Kris Walls is a freelance photographer and columnist out of Jacksonville, Fla. He has been doing photography for eight years and has shot and toured with some of Hard Rock’s biggest talents. While the Canon has never left his side, Walls has slowed down a bit, [...]
Biography — Franco Cerchiari It was Quiet Riot’s Metal Health that did it for me. Ever since those pounding drums and melodic guitar hooks found their way to my ear drums, it was all over, and I knew music would be a massive part of my life. So while a career as a firefighter/paramedic, [...]
Every year, Hardrock Haven staffers compile their Top 10 best releases. Our writers and photojournalists have diverse interests, allowing Hardrock Haven the ability to cover a broad spectrum of music. This is quite evident when you read through the varied selections for the year. Here are the [...]
by Steve Patrick – Senior Columnist — Swedish metal legends In Flames often returned to Central Ohio to play their 2nd Rock on the Range on Saturday, May 16th. The band pioneered the genre of melodic death metal in the Gothenburg scene in the early 90’s. Nowadays, In Flames are [...]
Every year, Hardrock Haven staffers compile their Top 10 best releases. Our writers and photojournalists have diverse interests, allowing Hardrock Haven the ability to cover a broad spectrum of music. This is quite evident when you read through the varied selections for the year. Here are the [...]
Biography — Mark Yesford I’m Mark Yesford, a corporate suit by day and camera-wielding rocker by night. I call the shores of Lake Ontario Canada home; it’s a region known as The Golden Horseshoe that stretches from Niagara Falls to Toronto. This is where you will find a steady stream [...]
The 1970s … Ah – It was the decade of giants. Following in the footsteps of the great bands of the ’60s, including The Beatles, The Doors, Jimi Hendrix, The Who. etc. The bands of the ’70s took Hard Rock and Metal to an entirely different level. Deep Purple, Black Sabbath, Led Zeppelin, [...]
Biography Brian Sims I’m Brian Sims and live Toledo, Ohio. I’ve been a music enthusiast all my life and have collected autographs, photos, guitar picks and drum sticks. I’m a chef by trade, but I’ve always dreamed of being a concert photographer one day. A wonderful woman I met in April [...]
The 2000s see the Hard Rock and Metal genres at a crossroads. While modern Metal continues to push to the extremes, a resurgent interest in the sounds of the ’70s and ’80s has produced new bands with an old swagger. Whether it’s the pompous credo of Glam or Sleaze Metal or the rebirth [...]
Biography — Marissa Ann Marissa, a New York City-based music photographer, became attached to the camera in January 2013 when a friend’s Rock/Fusion band needed emergency photos for its set at a big venue. Marissa is an avid concert-goer and a local Metal/Hard Rock scene supporter. Her [...]
After reminiscing about the top Hard Rock and Metal albums from the ’80s, the Hardrock Haven staff decided we shouldn’t stop there. We now turn our attention to the ’90s. Again, taking aim at the top Hard Rock and Metal albums of that decade. With the deafening roar of Grunge’s [...]
Every year, Hardrock Haven staffers compile their Top 10 best releases. Our writers and photojournalists have diverse interests, allowing Hardrock Haven the ability to cover a broad spectrum of music. This is quite evident when you read through the varied selections for the year. Here are the [...]
Biography — Kent McIntire I am photographer based the Metro Detroit area. At the age of 18 I became a mobile DJ where my passion for music became apparent. While in college and many years after, I was an on-air personality at the FM rock station in Sioux Falls, SD playing new and classic rock [...]
Biography — Chris Baird Chris is a long time heavy metal enthusiast. Going to school in the 70’s and 80’s he had an opportunity to enjoy all the early days of British Metal and lived the Hair Metal experience. He is still very engaged in music by blending two great passions, [...]
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