Tim Lambesis 32,lead singer of popular Christian based Heavy Metal act As I Lay Dying, was arrested Tuesday in Oceanside, CA and charged with 3 Federal counts including- solicitation of another to commit murder and two counts of conspiracy to commit crime
Standing amongst the unwashed masses at the Regency Ballroom in San Francisco Thursday evening, amidst Swedish occult-rock band Ghost B.C.‘s backdrop of stained glass cathedral windows featuring lewd imagery, one couldn’t help but wonder; “Am I about to take part in a Satanic ritual?”
“Something Wicked This Way Comes”, that’s right folks the wait is over, your favorite Swedish satanic rock-pop band Ghost aka Ghost B.C, kicked off their “Haze Over North America 2013″ tour last weekend.
Where does one go to find a Warbeast? Just follow the homeless guy to the giant dumpster in the back alley of San Francisco’s Regency Ballroom of course! Stubble caught up with Bobby Tillotson of Texas thrash metal band Warbeast while on tour with Down
Jesse & the Hogg Brothers are keeping old school, real country alive; think CB trucking songs, odes to America, mud wrestling, etc.; if you can’t get enough of the crude Southerner comedy meets 1968 Grand Ole Opry country music then check them out.
Sweden’s melodic metal veteran’s In Flames played main support and seemed to have a little more fans present. The show kicked up a notch as the light show went into full effect and In Flames proceeded to do their thing.
Next up was hardcore mainstays Hatebreed who do exactly what you pay them for, kick ass. They sounded tight as Jami Jasta lead the chants to a greatest hits set. The good news is Hatebreed has announced a January 2013 release date for their upcoming album “The Divinity Of Purpose” their first in three years. I only saw one idiot hardcore dancing and he got smashed early in the set by Beetlejuice. Happy Halloween.
What kind of candy do they hand out on Halloween in Hollywood? The metal kind of course. At least for the three thousand that lined up outside the Palladium in Hollywood to see the long awaited return of Lamb of God Although I saw plenty of clowns only a few showed up in costume to do the demon dance with a bill also that included In Flames, Hatebreed, and Sylosis.