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REVIEW: VANS WARPED TOUR AT XFINITY CENTER

For 20 years, Kevin Lyman and his crew at Vans have been giving the masses the best reason each summer to blow off work for a day and hit the tarmac for a long day of punk, ska, metal, hardcore, rap, dub, pop and everything in between. Continue reading

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REVIEW + FOTOBOM: BETWEEN THE BURIED AND ME + MESHUGGAH AT HOUSE OF BLUES

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The mosh crowd transitioned gracefully like a school of fish changing direction beneath the water’s surface. Or ya know, as much grace as a bunch of head-banging, booted dudes are capable of while shoving.” Continue reading

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PHANTOM GLUE: FURTHER INTO DARKNESS

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The promise of pushing War’s paranoia-soaked, phantasmagoric metal sound even further away from the light feels like a tall order. Continue reading

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FOTOBOM: ROB ZOMBIE AT LUPO’S

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Last night on Thursday, May 8, 2014, Rob Zombie brought his rock and roll circus to Lupo’s in Providence, Rhode Island. Derelicts and heathens from all around New England swarmed to the sold-out show for a taste of the demonic showman’s circus. Continue reading