All of Fall’s Relevant Rock & Metal 2016

It’s time for another SEO-unfriendly mishmash of unrelated awesome rock and metal! I guess the main theme this time around is really awesome bands that haven’t released any shit in a long fuckin time. Germany’s Disillusion haven’t released anything since the brilliant Gloria album from 2016. Now, they released a 10 minute single ‘Alea.’ Listen below! Swedish rock powerhouse Mustasch… Read more →


Art Stuff!

Here’s a short blurb about artsy stuff this weekend! Friday Jazz Burger Drool at TSA 6pm-9pm, and also a show at Transmitter at the same time. Oh The Horror at HIP Lit’s updated location, a Halloween/horror-themed lit reading starting at 9pm Recollect at Front Room Gallery 7pm-9pm Ongoing Erosion of Magic a group show at Greenpoint Terminal Gallery from 7pm-10pm… Read more →


Concert Announcements!

Wow, we’re a month later, and with surprisingly little to report in live music in the NYC area! This Sunday 10/30, we get a very special FREE show from Australia’s Witchskull at Saint Vitus Bar! I believe this is their very first show in the USA, and they have no other tour dates listed, so don’t miss it! Boston’s rock… Read more →



Hey Hey! It’s been almost 2 years of regular posting, but it’s finally time to take my big blog bucks and go catch the big one for a few weeks. You definitely should not miss these epic shows!!! 9/24 Juan Diego Fest @ Don Pedro 9/30 Leprous @ Webster Hall Studio 10/6 The Faint @ Webster Hall 10/9 Strike Anywhere,… Read more →


Swedish Big 4 Hitting NYC

What more can you ask for? All of the big heavy hitters of Swedish heavy metal are landing in NYC this November! Beginning 11/3, Meshuggah play the Playstation theater, in support of their new album coming 10/7! After surviving that, melodic death metal veterans Dark Tranquillity headline Gramercy Theater the very next day 11/4, which is the same day their… Read more →


Wallet-Friendly Fun Stuff This Week

Monday You can start your week off with some upbeat alt-rock at Saint Vitus Bar with Crobot, Wilson, and The Giraffes. $18 Or you can see Must Be The Holy Ghost with GhostDams of the West at Berlin (Ave A at 2nd St). $10 Tuesday Must Be The Holy Ghost plays Footlight with IYEZ and Drew Taylor. $7. Jean-Pierre Jeunet… Read more →


Live Music This Week

Friday All prog metal all night, Devin Townsend headlines Playstation Theater along with Between the Buried and Me and Fallujah. $28 Saturday Czesla Spiewa performs solo with his folk/pop/rock/punk/avantgarde at the church at 382 Onderdonk, Ridgewood. Rare USA appearance! $10+- Indie night at the Footlight with Dirty Dishes, Kindling, Infinity Girl and Wild Pink Piss-Off! performs their ‘aggressive dance’ music… Read more →