Monthly Archives: September 2011

Megadeth to re-launch ‘Gigantour’ in 2012

MEGADETH TO RE-LAUNCH ‘GIGANTOUR’ FOR FIRST TIME IN NEARLY FOUR YEARS IN EARLY 2012 WITH MOTORHEAD, VOLBEAT & LACUNA COIL BAND GIVES TRIUMPHANT PERFORMANCE AT YANKEE STADIUM AT THE BIG 4 THIRTEENTH ALBUM, TITLED TH1RT3EN […]

Think Tank Speed Freak V2.0 Photo Gear Bag Review

Looking for something different? Check out our review of the ThinkTank Turnstyle 10 sling bag. The task of choosing the correct bag for your photography gear can be daunting. Most photographers own at least a […]

Jane’s Addiction Return to Chicago

Jane’s Addiction last played the Metro Bar in 1988 in support of Nothing’s Shocking. They returned for a pair of sold out performances on 24-25 September 2011 at the historic venue.  Over 1000 fans were […]

Avenged Sevenfold Top Monstrous UPROAR Lineup

Having covered the inaugural 2010 UPROAR, we were quite surprised to see the 2011 lineup actually improve; where the primary difference was a stacked secondary stage. Avenged Sevenfold were promoted to headliner,  while many other […]

Three Days Grace Photos: UPROAR – First Midwest Bank Amphitheater

Three Days Grace followed Seether and they struggled with consistency throughout their set.  Adam Gontier’s vocals appeared strained at times and he went into an odd rant with his inanimate microphone stand before they closed […]

Seether Photos: UPROAR – First Midwest Bank Amphitheater

Gasoline, Fake It, Country Song, Broken, Remedy…Seether did what they could with their time and cranked through their hits.  The stage lights were dim, typical for a Seether show, but they lit up the stage […]

Chris Cornell Announces New Songbook Acoustic Dates

Having already announced dates in Australia, New Zealand and South America, Chris Cornell has added more US shows to his solo acoustic Songbook tour, giving even more fans the chance to see him perform unplugged […]

Bullet for My Valentine Photos: UPROAR – First Midwest Bank Amphitheater

Bullet for My Valentine put the 2011 UPROAR lineup over the top, and there were still three bands to follow!  Matthew Tuck (vocals, rhythm guitar) and Michael Paget (lead guitar, backing vocals) blistered into Your […]