NEW MUSIC FRIDAY: February 14th New Music Releases

 

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FESTIVAL REVIEW: Slipknot, Tool, Korn, Rob Zombie, Staind, and More Rule Aftershock 2019

It comes as no surprise that this year’s Aftershock Festival was once again sold out. I mean, how could it not with big-name talents such as Slipknot, Tool, Korn, Rob Zombie, Blink-182, Lamb of God, Dropkick Murphys, Marilyn Manson, Bad Religion, Chevelle, and many others. And with the über-early announcement of next year’s headliner—Metallica, for those of you living under a rock—there’s no question that 2020’s Aftershock will sell out as well. In fact, as of this writing, VIP weekend passes were all gone. A year in advance! So, how was this year’s outing? Damn good, in our humble opinion. Continue reading

FESTIVAL PREVIEW: Aftershock Festival 2019

Aftershock Festival gets underway this weekend in Sacramento, California! The now three-day event is sold-out and features Tool, Slipknot, Staind (in a rare reunion show), blink-182, Korn, Rob Zombie, Bring Me The Horizon, A Day To Remember, Marilyn Manson, Lamb of God, Halestorm, Dropkick Murphys, BABYMETAL, Bad Religion, Stone Temple Pilots, Chevelle and many more. Ghost Cult has been fortunate to cover the fest for many years, often the highlight of our annual festival coverage. Al lthe bands are tight, but clashes being what they are, check out our day by day list of can’t miss acts. Continue reading

Aftershock 2019 Books Tool, Slipknot, blink-182, Korn, Rob Zombie, Staind, Bring Me The Horizon, and More!

The king of US rock and metal festivals, Aftershock Festival held yearly in Sacramento is here with a big announcement for 2019. Expanding to a three-day affair, the fest will be led by such major acts as Tool, Slipknot, blink-182, Korn, Rob Zombie, Staind, Bring Me The Horizon, A Day To Remember, Marilyn Manson, Lamb of God, Halestorm, Dropkick Murphys, BABYMETAL, Bad Religion, Stone Temple Pilots, Chevelle and many more! Aftershock takes place at Sacramento’s Discovery Park October 11, 12 and 13th. Tickets, VIP Packages and Hotel options go on sale Friday, April 26 At Noon PST at the link below. Continue reading

Aftershock 2017: Live At Discovery Park

The latest concert series bestowed upon us by venerable Danny Wimmer Presents was held—for its sixth year—at Discovery Park in Sacramento, California. This year’s iteration of the Aftershock Festival boasted three stages (Monster, Blackcraft, and the Capital stage), dozens of vendors and supporters, and a respectable thirty-five-band lineup. Continue reading

Aftershock Festival This Weekend Hosts Nine Inch Nails, Ozzy, A Perfect Circle And More!

It’s almost go time people! After a year of planning, Monster Energy Aftershock Festival kicks off tomorrow at Discovery Park In Sacramento, CA! The sixth annual event sponsored by Monster Energy has a lineup featuring Nine Inch Nails, Ozzy Osbourne featuring Zakk Wylde, A Perfect Circle, Five Finger Death Punch, Run The Jewels, Stone Sour, and Mastodon top a bill of more than 35 artists all weekend. Tickets are still on sale and we’ve got you covered with our preview and the Ghost Cult west coast team will be one hand to capture it if you can’t be there! Continue reading

Monster Energy Aftershock Band Performance Times Announced


California’s Biggest Rock Festival – Aftershock Sacramento has announced their stage times for next month’s festival. Taking place Saturday, October 21 & Sunday, October 22 at Discovery Park In Sacramento, CA, the sixth annual event sponsored by Monster Energy has a lineup featuring Nine Inch Nails, Ozzy Osbourne featuring Zakk Wylde, A Perfect Circle, Five Finger Death Punch, Run The Jewels, Stone Sour, Marilyn Manson, and Mastodon top a bill of more than 35 artists performing on three stages. Continue reading

Nine Inch Nails, Ozzy Osbourne, A Perfect Circle, And More Confirmed For 2017 ‘Aftershock’ Festival

The sixth annual ‘Monster Energy Aftershock‘ festival will be held October 21st-22nd at Discovery Park in Sacramento, California, and once you see the lineup, you will want to book your flight immediately. Continue reading

Monster Energy Fort Rock – Live At JetBlue Park in Fort Myers, Florida

The fifth annual Monster Energy Fort Rock took place Saturday, April 29 & Sunday, April 30, 2017 at JetBlue Park in Fort Myers, Florida, and helped kick off “The World’s Loudest Month” series of music festivals. Offering rarely seen combo of great lineup, awesome venue, great food, and killer fan experiences, Fort Rock has become an essential part of America’s destination music festivals. Headlined by Def Leppard, Soundgarden in one of Chris Cornell’s last performances ever, and A Perfect Circle, 25 bands performed throughout the weekend. Julia Sariy was on hand for Ghost Cult to document the fun! Continue reading

Welcome To Rockville 2017: Metropolitan Park

Under the sweltering Florida sun, some of the nation’s hottest rock bands graced Jacksonville’s Metropolitan Park. Welcome To Rockville was back for its last year at these grounds, and attendees lined around the block to get in. Featuring budding acts I Prevail, The Charm the Fury, and my new favorite Starset. Continue reading