Category: Music

What’s Up This Wknd?

Friday Gold Sounds: The prog metallers Next to None return, with their debut album finally released. Playing with tourmates… Doll Skin, playing power pop-rock. $18 Metal Kingdom (890 Wyckoff): All metal lineup with Winter Nights, Winters Wake, Jotunheim, and some logo I can’t read (makes it more metal!). $5 SHIM/ArtHelix: Three art shows, one space. Reception 6pm-9pm. Free Saturday Studio… Read more →

Top 8 Killer Concerts of the Summer

Yeah, the summer always sucks for shows…see, I can’t even make a Top Ten list! Obviously, mostly domestic bands, let’s get started! Save the best for first, this Sunday 6/25, Born of Osiris returns to Gramercy Theater for their rescheduled date that was previously cancelled date when everyone went nuts over a few inches of snow. Not to be missed!… Read more →

Prog Cometh

Sunday begins a short string of prog metal/rock shows hitting NYC. 5/28 at DROM in the East Village you can catch the co-headliner tour finale of Imminent Sonic Destruction and Edensong. This show also sees the return of Next to None, which features the junior Portnoy on drums, who have basically been playing almost every proggy show hitting the East… Read more →

MDF in NYC 2017

What would you rather do, pay for hotels and travel to see bands play in a parking lot in Baltimore…. or save this vacation days and see bands for somewhat cheaper at a venue you can bike to? Yes, MDF is here, and you don’t have to go to ‘M,’ just check out these shows in NYC, beginning this weekend!… Read more →

Villain’s Pad Revealed

All purpose Wburg venue Villain recently closed at its home on North 3rd, and they are ready to open up at their new address, at 307 Kent Ave (@ South 3rd). One of their first events revealed, open to the public, is a doom metal show headlined by Thou on June 28th. Ticket link here Read more →

Etc Wknd Awesomeness

Friday Sweden’s brilliant Katatonia finally return to play Irving Plaza along with the great Caspian and Uncured. Not the cheapest thing to do this weekend, but definitely the best. $30-ish Saturday Boston’s triple threat of Junius, Cancer Conspiracy, and InAeona will captivate Saint Vitus Bar with epic dark rock. Well worth the $18. The Hot Sauce Expo returns yet again… Read more →

Summer Tour Announcements

The buzzworthy Zeal and Ardor has just announced their debut tour is coming to NYC for the first time at Saint Vitus Bar on 8/23, tix on sale now. The act has already been selling out venues on their European spring tour. Tix on sale Friday. Meshuggah, as previously speculated, will be opening for Megadeath this June. There is a… Read more →