A recap of the memorial for Peighton Hulin, daughter of Brian “Butch” Hulin. … More Storming the Heavens | Rec Room Buffalo
Greg DiPasquale gives his take on the emotional rollercoaster that was (presumably) Slayer’s final performance in the Buffalo area. … More SLAYER, by Greg DiPasquale
It’s now been 4 years since we lost local guitarist and supremely awesome dude, Rob Rupert. Last year, I made the decision that I’ll be posting another edition of “Extra Bleu Cheese” every year on (or around) the anniversary of his tragic death, which occurred on June 1, 2013. For each edition, I’ll be telling … More Extra Bleu Cheese: The Legacy of Rob Rupert Continues…
*Written by Greg DiPasquale Right now it’s about 7:30 pm on Sunday March 12, 2017. I’m sitting here listening to “This Is Your Life” by Dio. Like lots of Dio songs, the lyrics are quite reflective about the human experience and the magic that exists in everyday life. Today, the world is a little less … More A Fighting Spirit Never Dies
I met Tony back in the summer of ’01. It was Courtney’s backyard birthday show. It was the first Phaetasm show, and it might’ve been the first SOA show too (or something resembling SOA). Right off the bat, I knew I liked Tony because he was blunt and steadfast. He didn’t care what anyone thought … More Tony Lorenzo (1986-2017)
Yesterday, Darkapathy announced that Dennis has chosen to leave the band on good terms, and while I’m glad things didn’t end with bad blood, I can’t help but write this piece out of respect (then I swear, I’ll drop it). Dennis is easily one of my favorite people in the scene and without a doubt, my … More A Tribute to Dennis Glinski (No, he’s not dead, you idiots.)
A tribute and some testimonials to the one and only Matt Swistak AKA “The Party”.
… More The Life and Times of The Party