Vick and I got together and talked about some categories and those best suited to win them. There are no nominees. There is no voting. There is only…this: Here are the winners (that’s right, plural), for BEST HAIR in the Buffalo/Rochester metal scene for 2016: Moving on, here are your winners for CUTEST BOY AND CUTEST GIRL IN THE … More The 2016 Metal Awards!
Going back to the early 2000s, I think the first SOA show of any significance was with All Out War at Xtreme Wheelz or something, maybe I’m wrong. But anyways, since the early demo days, Sons of Azrael was a force to be reckoned with on the Buffalo metal scene and an act you just … More Flashback: Sons of Azrael- The Conjuration of Vengeance
Photos by Norman and Thuy Murray If you’ve ever said a bad word about Eareckson Murray, you probably have a severe mental defect you aren’t aware of that you should definitely get checked out by a professional. The same can be said about his wonderful parents, Norman and Thuy Murray, who for the second year in … More All Hail the Murray Family!
3 years ago today, the Buffalo music scene lost a great guitar player, vocalist and most importantly, friend to all who knew him. Rob Rupert was kind of eccentric, while kind of quiet and detached at the same time. But more than anything, I’d call him unpredictable, which was my absolute favorite thing about him. … More Extra Bleu Cheese: The Legacy of Rob Rupert
Written by, Mike Deitzman Hey guys. I know I talk a lot of shit, and bust your balls, whether you’re a band, or even just a fan. This, well, this is different. I want to open up the doors so to speak and let you in on some serious shit. My favorite era of doing … More For Dale
Two great events are happening in the Buffalo area this weekend and we think you need to attend them both! This Saturday, March 19, Brian Pattison will be throwing his annual concert for Jennifer Rinaldo at Rockin’ Buffalo Saloon! Here are some words about Jennifer, who died of cancer in 2013, from Pattison: “Jennifer Rinaldo … More Killer Weekend for Local Metal Gatherings
If you were involved in the WNY music scene in the early-mid 2000s, Dale Hinz (Thoughts Lost) probably helped you and your band at some point. Well, now it’s time to give something back. As a lot of you reading this will know, back in 2012, Dale was struck by a car while on his … More Help Dale Hinz and His Family!