Posts Tagged ‘Metallica’

Five Finger Death Punch Knocks Out Tampa Bay

MidFlorida Credit Union Amphitheater was the host to a sold-out show featuring Five Finger Death Punch, Breaking Benjamin, Nothing More and Bad Wolves.  The tour is co-sponsored by Live Nation and Frank Productions and due to immense popularity, it has been extended into the fall.  As an added bit of kudos to the bands, a portion of […]

Metallica Crushes Camping World Stadium

All Photos By Travis Failey The Fourth of July Holiday was extended an additional day in Orlando as Metallica brought their own fireworks to Camping World Stadium on Wednesday night.  Out on the road in support of its platinum release, Hardwired ….to Self Destruct, Metallica, with support from Volbeat and Avenged Sevenfold, set the bar […]

Don’t Call it a Comeback with Queensryche and Armored Saint

2016 has been a memorable year in music. There have been some positives, like the Guns and Roses reunion, Metallica’s long-awaited new release, but 2016 will also be known as the year that we lost some of the greats: David Bowie, Prince, and Glen Frey, just to name a few. One thing is for certain, […]

Getting Nocturnal with Korn

  Korn, Breaking Benjamin, Motionless In White. Nocturnal Underground Tour at the Mid Florida Credit Union Amphitheatre. It’s 22 years ago and the grunge scene has taken hold of radio stations and fashion across the country. Bands like Pearl Jam, Alice in Chains and Soundgarden are no longer just a staple in the Great North […]

My Monstrous Kind Of Rockville

Monster Energy Drink’s Welcome to Rockville is more of an experience than a show. Though they passed out schedules at the door, you’d be lucky to see even half of what the event had to offer due to its enormity. Walking through the gate felt like being transported to a new world – a place […]

Sunday Festival Sunday at Fort Rock

Sunday’s Fort Rock roster transitioned from Saturday’s lineup of old school metal  to more of a modern sound on the hard rock scene with Shinedown and Disturbed headlining day 2. First up was a new player on the rock scene in Red Sun Rising, who took the stage at 1:00 on a beautiful Sunday afternoon.  […]

Fort Rock’s Metal Monster Rises

The 2016 Monster Energy’s Fort Rock Festival at Jet Blue Park in Ft. Myers, FL made its two-day debut on April 30 and May 1, 2016.  And let’s just say, it couldn’t have been any better, as AEG did a great job organizing this year’s festival.   This year’s sponsors included: Monster Energy, Jack Daniels, Bud […]

Fort Rock Awaits-A Preview

The 2016 Monster Energy’s Fort Rock Festival at Jet Blue Park in Ft. Myers, FL makes its two day debut on April 30th and May 1st. This year’s event, along with Welcome to Rockville in Jacksonville, kicks off The Worlds Loudest Month Festival season which includes 8 stops and over 300 rock bands. In the […]

From the Past and Back With Doro Pesch

  It’s been thirty years since a siren from across the pond turned the metal community on its ear. Doro Pesch and Warlock took the stage at the 1986 Castle Donnington Festival and a new female face in music was born. That summer Warlock would then go on to open for Judas Priest and with […]

Make Way for Rockville’s Monster

  Spring is here, which means it’s close to a major holiday for Floridian rockers. Moster Energy’s Welcome to Rockville has become a staple over the last five years. It brings together all the elements of rock and roll culture for two days in Metropolitan Park in Jacksonville. This year’s event will once again be […]