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by Jenn Carbaugh - Columnist – It’s been four years since we lost one of the most memorable voices of metal history to a battle with stomach cancer. Friends and musicians, who continue to have the upmost respect for Ronnie James Dio, have gathered together for a tribute album titled [...]
by Steve Patrick - Senior Columnist – Massachusetts metalcore forebearers Killswitch Engage are currently well into a tour of North America alongside Huntress and Lamb of God. Earlier this year, the band also released their latest studio album Disarm the Descent which features the triumphant [...]
by Jonna Ambur - Senior Photojournalist – October 26, 2013 at Oakdale Theater in Wallingford, CT. – Huntress opened the night with vengeance. Their debut album, Spell Eater, hit the shelves in April of 2012 followed by Zenith in June of 2013; they performed at The Rockstar Energy Drink [...]
by Chris A. - Senior Photojournalist – For 14 years Joel Stroetzel has played guitar as a member of the formative American heavy metal band Killswitch Engage. In this interview filmed on the back of the KSE tour bus, Joel talks about the longevity of the band, personnel changes, the bands new [...]
by Deb Rao - Senior Columnist – Death Ray Vision is a new metallic hardcore metal band featuring Brian Fair of Shadows Fall and Mike D from Killswitch Engage. Death Ray Vision has just released a five-song EP entitled Get Lost Or Get Dead. In this exclusive interview for Hardrock Haven, [...]
by Jonna Ambur - Photographer – AUGUST 18, 2012, PRUDENTIAL CENTER, NEWARK, NJ There are rock shows, and then there are KICKASS ROCK SHOWS. Five Finger Death Punch at New Jersey’s Prudential Center on August 18 is as kick ass as it gets!!! The 2012 Trespass America Festival featuring [...]
by Sara McCarthy - Senior Photojournalist – August 7, 2012 at Oswego Speedway in Oswego, NY SLP Concerts and Step Up Presents are proud to present TRESPASS AMERICA with Five Finger Death Punch, a newly minted music festival set on revitalizing the metal scene with some of the most current and [...]
May 22 & 23, 2010 at Crew Stadium, Columbus, Ohio by Chris A. & Deb Rao Staff Writer [author: Chris A.] It’s the fourth time Columbus has hosted the “Rock on the Range” festival and by the size of the audience you’d never know there was any kind of economic crisis. [...]