Musings from the Door Guy Pt. 3: Is This Really Happening?

*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?

Show Review: Circular Logic, Ophelia’s Looking Glass, Goblin Hovel and Ferus Din at Dreamland

Photo credit: Florian Ayala Fauna I had my first experience at Dreamland last night and instantly fell in love with the place. I’ve always had a thing for house shows and basement shows, but Dreamland takes that feeling to a whole new level. Converting that house into a show space was easily the best thing that … More Show Review: Circular Logic, Ophelia’s Looking Glass, Goblin Hovel and Ferus Din at Dreamland

Load-in Through the Alley: Inside Mohawk Place, It’s the Musicians and Universal Ties That Bind

​​ By “Ballzy” Last night I had a terrible dream that my dad, a classic liberal baby boomer, bought The Mohawk Place out from under my boss and had plans to turn it into an alcohol-free organic juice bar where the only music allowed was ukulele covers of Steely Dan and Jimmy Buffett songs. “WHAT … More Load-in Through the Alley: Inside Mohawk Place, It’s the Musicians and Universal Ties That Bind

An “Intimate” Night with Cannibal Corpse, Cattle Decapitation and Soreption

This past Saturday night, Vick and I took a trip out to Syracuse to see Soreption (Swedish tech death), Cattle Decapitation and the almighty Cannibal Corpse. I hadn’t seen Cattle or CC in about 10 years and Soreption has been an obsession of mine as of late, so needless to say, I was fucking stoked. … More An “Intimate” Night with Cannibal Corpse, Cattle Decapitation and Soreption