Ticket Giveaway: Castle @ Complex 8/20


Following the July 2016 release of their fourth full-length studio album ‘Welcome To The Graveyard’, San Francisco Bay Area doom metal trio Castle embarked on an extensive North American headline tour to crush stages all over the continent with their heavy riffs and sooth souls with their easy-flowing rock n’ roll. As part of this two-month long tour, Castle will be visiting the Los Angeles area to perform at Complex in Glendale, with Washington DC band Caustic Casanova as main support and local openers Trapped Within Burning Machinery and Taarkus, for an event together by promoters Church Of The 8th Day. Continue reading

Ticket Giveaway: Meshuggah @ The Novo DTLA 10/19


Progressive extreme metal masters Meshuggah will embark on a North American fall headline tour with High On Fire as support act, and will visit Los Angeles for a gig at the Novo DTLA on Wednesday October 19th, to scorch the stage with their brand of face-melting modern metal wizardry. The Goldenvoice ticket pre-sale is set for Thursday July 21st, and tickets will be on general sale starting Friday July 22nd. Continue reading

Ticket Giveaway: Summer Slaughter @ Observatory OC 8/11


The 2016 edition of the annual Summer Slaughter North American extreme metal touring festival is certainly pulling no punches and leaving no stone unturned in making it the most powerful lineup it’s ever had to offer. Headlined by Cannibal Corpse, the lineup also features heavyweights Nile, After The Burial, Suffocation, Carnifex, Revocation, Krisiun, Slaughter To Prevail, Ingested and Enterprise Earth. Summer Slaughter will be starting out in the home of American death metal i.e. Florida and making its way to Southern California for two gigs, the first of which is slated to take place at the Observatory in Santa Ana on Thursday August 11th. Continue reading

Ticket Giveaway: Carcass, Crowbar, Ghoul & Night Demon @ The Roxy 7/24


After several years of obscurity, British extreme metal legends Carcass made a triumphant comeback with the 2013 release of their sixth full-length studio album ‘Surgical Steel’, their first album in 17 long years, and have been going strong ever since. Now, they are gearing up for a massive North American headline run, aptly titled ‘One Foot In The Grave’ tour, also featuring New Orleans sludgelords Crowbar, Creepsylvania shock rock mongers Ghoul, and Ventura, California NWOBHM flag-bearers Night Demon as support acts. The tour is visiting Southern California for two shows, the second of which is slated to take place at the Roxy Theatre in West Hollywood on Sunday July 24th. Continue reading