Written by Rachel Ardour* I’ve got so many feelings about the Pillorian, Obsidian Tongue, Mavradoxa and Ancalagon show. It was one of the most profound and all-around surprising (at least to me) shows I’ve seen in a while. And that’s why I specifically asked Mike if I could write this show review, and he said … More Show Review: Pillorian, Obsidian Tongue, Mavradoxa and Ancalagon
Photo by Daniel DeLucenay* We don’t review shows very often, but the bangers we’ve been to in Rochester always seem to bring it out of us. We love our Buffalo scene, but modern Rochester local shows always remind me of how Buffalo was once upon a time, back when we had Showplace and X-Wheelz, etc., … More Show Review: Order of the Dead’s Retirement Party
Written by Mike Deitzman* What’s good y’all? It’s ya muthafuckin boy The Masked Promoter back after a LOOONG absence. I definitely haven’t been able to hold up my end of bs in this blog for a while now. I’m back, maybe not quite 100%, but a solid 83.4%, so… Solid enough to do this. I … More More Musings From the Door Guy
Last night was simply phenomenal. The overwhelming support we got from our local metal scene was an instant reminder of why we started this blog. I’d also like to thank the majority of the crowd for arriving BEFORE the first band started. That never happens, but last night, it did. Nuclear Winter are great young … More The Metal III: WE DON’T SQUID AROUND
Who knew Mass Casualty could throw such a party?! … More Show Review: Milkie’s Meets Metal Mayhem
The legend of Eareckson Man/SUPERMURRAY continues… … More Have You Ever Seen Eareckson Murray and Superman in the Same Place At the Same Time?
Photos by Cody Bollinger* Last night, we threw our 2nd annual Heavy Halloween. Our yearly goal is to bring 4-5 of the scariest sounding bands in our area together. Naturally, that means death metal, black metal, grindcore, and the other sub genres that make up the more extreme end of the metal spectrum. Obviously, last … More Show Review: Heavy Halloween 2017