Posts Tagged ‘heavy metal’

2018 Will Be the Last Year for Vans Warped Tour

by David Gagnonon November 16, 2017
It’s the end of an era. The organizers of the annual Vans Warped Tour announced that 2018 will be the final year for country-wide trek. Unfortunately, this comes just shy of the tour’s twenty-fifth anniversary, making the finale an even more emotional affair. According to Billboard, festival founder Kevin Lyman is ending the tour due to […]

Ozzy Announces Farewell Tour

by David Gagnonon November 7, 2017
Today, Ozzy Osbourne announced that he will be embarking on a “farewell world tour” beginning next year, that will last until 2020. Much like Black Sabbath, Ozzy’s original band, while the Prince of Darkness may be retiring as a touring artist, he still plans to play at select shows following the tour. In an official […]

Marilyn Manson Announces North American Tour

by David Gagnonon July 12, 2017
The man, the myth, the legend: Marilyn Manson himself has announced a North America tour for the upcoming fall. Tickets go on sale this Friday, July 14. Manson’s new album, Heaven Upside Down, is due sometime later this year. In April Manson released several cryptic videos on his Instagram account, which, at the time, were […]

Ozzy Osbourne and Rob Halford Make List of Top Ten Metal Albums

by David Gagnonon July 4, 2017
Not too long ago, Rolling Stone magazine released their list of ‘The 100 Greatest Metal Albums of All Time’. So, as part of the release, Ozzy Osbourne of Black Sabbath and Rob Halford of Judas Priest both released their own top ten lists of their favorite metal albums. While some of these don’t surprise me, […]

Internet Rallies Behind Teenager and His Guitar

by David Gagnonon June 15, 2017
Despite its reputation for being one of the worst places on the earth, the Internet managed to rally behind teenager Johnny Crow in one of the best ways possible. If you don’t know who Johnny is, you may have seen him as the subject of a recent video that went viral not too long ago. […]

Star Wars-Themed Metal Band Announces Summer Tour

by David Gagnonon June 9, 2017
I can’t believe it took me this long to write that headline, but it’s finally happening! A band themed after one of my favorite franchises is touring this summer! You might remember this band from the closing days of 2015, when a metal cover of John Williams’s melody for Star Wars dropped on the Internet […]