Concert, Exclusive, Interview, Photography, Podcast

Children of Bodom, Swallow The Sun, and Wolfheart on the “Hexed Tour” at Reverb (Ep 90 + 91)

4/18/19 – Children of Bodom / Swallow The Sun / Wolfheart – Reverb Reading, PA. After a hearty dinner at the nearby Pike Cafe and Bar, we made our way into the venue to catch the tail end of Summoner’s Circle‘s set.  Robes, makeup and doom.  Check.  Check. Check.   Next was Wolfheart. Hot off of last year’s ‘Constellations of the […]

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Concert, Event, Photography

Vans Warped Tour 2018: The End of an Era

For the last 24yrs, the Vans Warped Tour has been been the largest traveling music festival in the United States plus the longest-running touring music festival in North America. Criss-crossing through the US (and the occasional parts of the UK and Australia), It’s been nicknamed the “punk rock summer camp” for veteran bands and those […]

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Transcending the Coma Tour

9/15/16 – Transcending the Coma Tour – The Devin Townsend Project / Between the Buried and Me with Fallujah – Theatre of Living Arts – Philadelphia, PA Traffic and parking prevented us from witnessing opening act Fallujah’s performance. Reports seem to indicate that they put their latest release Dreamless firmly in the spotlight. Between the Buried […]

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Concert, Exclusive, Interview

Exclusive Interview: Less Than Jake

A few years ago, Henry and a mutual friend conducted an interview with Buddy (trombone) of Less Than Jake written by me. In a lot of ways, even though I had never spoken to Chris (guitar and vocals), this felt like a follow-up. They didn’t have a lot to report in terms of new developments, […]

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Exclusive Interview: Reel Big Fish (2016)

You can see a ska show at any point in the year, but there is something about seeing Reel Big Fish outside in the summertime. The combination of sunshine, Hawaiian shirts, horns and upbeat songs goes together so well. A few years prior, I had the pleasure of talking to then-drummer Ryland Steen about Candy […]

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Concert, Exclusive, Interview

Exclusive Interview: Tonight Alive (2016)

It’s one thing to have a follow-up interview with a band, but this is round four between Tonight Alive and I. Yet again, I was happy to speak to Jenna (vocals) and Whakaio (guitar), this time, about their new album Limitless, the change in musical direction, embracing the possibilities for their live show, working with […]

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