Monthly Archives: May 2012

2012 Rocklahoma sizzles with talent

Music fans from across the U.S. converged upon the small town of Pryor, Okla. for the annual Rocklahoma music festival on Memorial Day weekend. The three-day event took place Friday through Sunday, May 25-27, and […]

Chickenfoot Photos: 2012 Rocklahoma

The final night of 2012 Rocklahoma was closed out by supergroup Chickenfoot. Sammy Hagar, Michael Anthony and Joe Satriani rocked the crowd into submission alongside Kenny Aronoff, filling in on drums for Chad Smith (who […]

Queensryche Photos: 2012 Rocklahoma

Queensryche performed before 2012 Rocklahoma headliner Chickenfoot. Vocalist Geoff Tate was mostly drowned-out by the band and seemed irked by the mostly unresponsive crowd. Many near the front of the stage were calling out that […]

Jackyl Photos: 2012 Rocklahoma

Jackyl took charge on Sunday’s Main stage at 2012 Rocklahoma. They began by handing out miniature U.S. flags in support of the troops on Memorial Day weekend and closed with a chainsaw.

Aranda Photos: 2012 Rocklahoma

2012 Rocklahoma got a great set from local Oklahoman act Aranda. Brothers Gabe and Dameon Aranda led a double vocal attack that showcased their hits for the large Rocklahoma gathering on Sunday afternoon.

Black Stone Cherry Photos: 2012 Rocklahoma

Black Stone Cherry are a band that will grow on you, or they just get better each time they perform. Their 2012 Rocklahoma show was packed with energy and got the Main stage action rolling […]

Rob Zombie Photos: 2012 Rocklahoma

Rob Zombie followed a tight set by one of the pioneers of thrash, Megadeth, at 2012 Rocklahoma. That was no concern to the masters of macabre metal. Rob Zombie and company brought it all, giving […]

Megadeth Photos: 2012 Rocklahoma

Megadeth came into 2012 Rocklahoma and gave a headline-worthy set, prepping the festival crowd for Rob Zombie. An abundance of smoke and lights set the stage for a guitar clinic by Dave Mustaine and Chris […]