Music Industry Legend Michael Alago To Be Profiled In New York Tomorrow

Michael Alago, the music industry legend who signed Metallica, discovered White Zombie, and countless others will be profiled in special Q & A interview tomorrow in New York City tomorrow. The Art of the Interview series is hosted by music historian Steve Blush (American Hardcore) tomorrow night at Coney Island Baby in the Lower East Side. Admission is free with RSVP at the email below. The A Conversation with series has in the past hosted luminaries such as photographer Bob Gruen, HR from Bad Brains, Walter (Gorilla Biscuits, Quicksand, Youth of Today), and Kembra Pfahler (The Voluptuous Horror of Karen Black). Alago who is a professional and music impresario spent 30 years in the industry, and was the subject of Drew Stone’s documentary Who The Fuck Is That Guy? The Fabulous Journey of Michael Alago. Ghost Cult previously profiled Michael in 2017. Doors are at 7 PM with the event at 7:30.   Continue reading

Gorilla Biscuits To Celebrate 30th Anniversary 7” With Reissue and Action Figure

 

All-time great NYHC band Gorilla Biscuits have teamed up with Super7 toy company and Revelation Records to reissue their classic original 7” record this Friday. To celebrate they will host an event at Coney Island Baby, in New York, this Friday, October 5th at 8:00pm-10: 00 pm located at 169 Avenue A, Lower East Side, New York City. Released in 1988 as Revelation Records fourth release, This first press tribute box set features a blue clothbound display box with a white foil stamp on the cover and brand new first press tribute blue card Gorilla Biscuits ReAction Figure with GB logo display base. The GB display base is also a 7” large hole adapter which conveniently fits the new 30th anniversary 7”. Revelation put out the original GB recordings and Super7, in town this week for New York Comic Con is unveiling their new line of re-action figures of beloved toys, bands, and pop culture phenomenon. Past band collaborations for Super7 include Iron Maiden and The Misfits. Continue reading