Four Year Strong’s 11th Annual Christmas Show at the Worcester Palladium

Ah, Christmas time. A time for friends, family, spiked eggnog and cider, and… moshing.

Yup, it’s that time of the year again. It’s time to break out your ugly Christmas sweaters and your pair of trusty Chuck Taylor’s. Because it’s time for Four Year Strong’s 11th Annual Christmas Show at the Worcester Palladium. Yes, the 11th one, I remember the first one back in 2009 with Bane, Therefore I Am, Smartbomb, and Beyond City Lights. Continue reading

Light This City – Gygax: Live At Gold Sounds, Brooklyn NY

Finally after about ten years, Light This City returned to New York City! With the release of their new album ‘ Terminal Bloom (Creator-Destructor) earlier in the year and a highly successful west coast tour, the east gets the same treatment. I got there just in time to catch Brooklyn’s own hardcore titans, Apparition threw down with an intense set, with Behind the Bullet drummer Tony Ortiz filling in. Continue reading

Behemoth – At The Gates – Wolves In The Throne Room Live At The Fillmore

On the eve of Halloween, I flew into Philly for this massive show. Why? Why not!? A near sold-out Fillmore hosted Behemoth’s the Ecclesia Diabolica America tour 2018. Also on the bill were Swedish legends, At The Gates and the U.S.’s own Wolves At The Throne Room. This was a regular United Nations of metal type of night. Wolves at the Throne Room brought their atmospheric black metal. With keyboards and burning sage and playing just three songs only, they entranced the Philly fans. Continue reading