Twelve Foot Ninja – Uneven Structure: Live At Mama Roux’s, Birmingham UK

Well my first, and in all honesty probably last, visit to Mama Roux’s in Birmingham was certainly eventful. Once inside the first thing you notice is that a lot of thought has gone into Mama Roux’s and the décor is sublime, the next thing you notice is that it’s unbelievably tiny. Honestly, it makes the Alma inn in Bolton look roomy, and 45 minutes before the first band were to play and the sold-out gig was already ominously crowded.

To say France’s Uneven Structure seemed cramped on the tiny stage would be an understatement, the makeshift stage extension of flight cases with monitors perched on top made it possible for them to stand up, but it did seem to hamper their performance somewhat once their energetic set began.Continue reading

Elias Soriano Of Nonpoint Talks Touring, Fan Support And Philosophy


Nonpoint, by Fiendish Memories Photography

Nonpoint, by Fiendish Memories Photography

Nonpoint kicked off the “Hate Poison Tour” last weekend with co-headliners Escape The Fate, Get Scared, Failure Anthem, and Through Fire. The band has been constant road warriors since their summertime release of their new album The Poison Red via Spinefarm Records. Covering the kick off show of the tour at Denver, CO’s Summit Music Hall, Vincent Renn of Ghost Cult caught up with Nonpoint front man Elias Soriano. In a candid, wide-ranging chat, Elias discussed his excitement for the tour, how hard the band have been pushing the new album, trusting their fan base, nearly 20 years of Nonpoint and how the band plans to celebrate in 2017!Continue reading