Something’s been on my mind as of late. I mean, this comes up all the time, so it’s not new ground to be covered by any means, but anyways, here’s what I’m thinking: Q: As promoters, club owners or musicians, is there really any merit to making patrons (showgoers) feel obligated to stay for every … More Your “Obligations” as a Patron and/or Musician of “The Scene”
I have been in possession of the almighty Origin‘s newest full length, Unparalleled Universe, for about a little over two weeks now. I have been waiting for this album since before they announced that their touring cycle for Omnipresent had come out. And I can honestly say that I have listened to it so much that … More Album Review: Unparalleled Universe, by ORIGIN
*Written by Tyler Hammer You may know me from various bands from Rochester (Human Dissention, Hallucination Realized, and American Terrorist to name a few). I’ve been enjoying metal and extreme music for the last 10 years and have a fond interest in more underground bands compared to the more popular bands in metal and punk. … More Introduction to My Awful Taste in Music
Well, not really, but to be fair, they’ve definitely upset a few people over the last 4 years. Without putting too fine a point on it, I’m From the Government and I’m Here to Help have done a great deal to help themselves get to a position of instant name recognition with thousands of would-be … More GOVERNMENT GETS BLACKLISTED!
*Written by Mike Deitzman (The Masked Promoter) *Photos by Lee Hoffman, David Barnas and Cody Bollinger First things first, due to the nature of this blog, I’m going to be writing a lot. There’s a lot I need to get off my chest. So, if you have ADD or don’t feel like reading a short … More Musings from the Door Guy Pt. 3: Is This Really Happening?
Buffalo’s death/thrash metal saviors, Hellcannon, are back with a brand new full length album, released this week on their own label, Vile Records. This might just be their strongest and most consistently badass musical effort to date, so if you like your death metal with a huge helping of thrash and zero bullshit, take a … More Album Review: Hellcannon- Return to the Wasteland
Good old fashioned grindcore is making a comeback in Buffalo in a big way this year. Prepare for the Mindscan are better than ever and will be releasing some new recordings very soon. Furthermore, Anthropic have already played shows locally, in Brooklyn and in Rochester. They’re killing it for Buffalo grind and their new 7 … More Album Review: Anthropic- 2017 Demo