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[7 Feb 2015 | No Comment | ]
Photos Watain bathes San Francisco in Bloody Black Metal

Sweden’s Watain performing at the sold out DNA Lounge in San Francisco. Co-headlining with the scene legends Mayhem on the best one, two punch extreme bill of the year dubbed the Black Metal Warfare Tour. Watain is known for their extreme and very satanic stage shows or rituals complete with the foul stench of death, animal heads on spikes, and bathing its fans in pig’s blood.

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[7 Feb 2015 | No Comment | ]
Photos Mayhem ignites San Francisco in old school Black Metal Warfare

Sweden’s Watain performing at the sold out DNA Lounge in San Francisco. Co-headlining with the scene legends Mayhem on the best one, two punch extreme bill of the year dubbed the Black Metal Warfare Tour. Norway’s Mayhem making a rare US appearance is what makes this tour so unique giving they invented the Black Metal mystique 20 years ago employing corpse paint, blast beats, & dead animal heads long before it was cool.

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[18 Dec 2014 | No Comment | ]
An Evening with Billy Idol at the RockBar Theater

Billy Idol performed at the sold out RockBar Theater in San Jose as part of a handful of west coast gigs as he prepares to kick off his North American tour in January. In association with 107.7 the Bone and KFOG this semi-private event was long sold out and the biggest act to play the newly opened RockBar Theater.

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[18 Dec 2014 | No Comment | ]
Live Review: Hodor On The Dance Floor: A Rave Of Thrones Experience

Unless you’ve been living under a rock for the past three years you’ve seen or at least heard of Game of Thrones. Something you may not have heard though, is that the affable, dim-witted giant, “Hodor,” from the show is also a DJ named Kristian Nairn.

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[15 Nov 2014 | No Comment | ]
Photos G. Love and Special Sauce at the Chapel in San Francisco

G. Love and Special Sauce performing at the Chapel in San Francisco’s Mission District. Teaming up with Pandora and Norton to kick off their US Tour, G. Love and Special Sauce invited San Francisco to an exclusive free show with an open bar & a live screen printing machine dishing out free event posters.

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[15 Nov 2014 | No Comment | ]
Photos Drawing Heaven at the RockBar Theater in San Jose

Drawing Heaven performing at the Day of The Dead Local Band Showcase at the South Bay’s brand spanking new premier music venue RockBar Theater on November 1st, 2014. Featuring over 14 bands from California and the Bay Area including: Zed, Drawing Heaven, Muckagee, Gundacker Project, Ikki Crane, The Swillerz, KLANK, Mayhem Mary, The Driftwood Sinn, My Heavy Memory, Mystic Rage, The Deadlies, The Devil in California, and Roswell.

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[15 Nov 2014 | No Comment | ]
Photos Mayhem Mary at the RockBar Theater in San Jose

San Francisco’s Mayhem Mary performing at the Day of The Dead Local Band Showcase at the South Bay’s brand spanking new premier music venue RockBar Theater on November 1st, 2014. Featuring over 14 bands from California and the Bay Area including: Zed, Drawing Heaven, Muckagee, Gundacker Project, Ikki Crane, The Swillerz, KLANK, Mayhem Mary, The Driftwood Sinn, My Heavy Memory, Mystic Rage, The Deadlies, The Devil in California, and Roswell.

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[14 Nov 2014 | No Comment | ]
Tricks and Treats with King Diamond at the Warfield

The Danish dark lord of heavy metal, King Diamond returned to San Francisco soil after a ten year absence. Playing to a sold out Warfield on Halloween eve with his full European stage show in tow which has been touted as ‘the most ambitious and largest productions in North America in the band’s entire history,’ Finnish occult rockers Jess & The Ancient Ones provided support.

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[14 Nov 2014 | No Comment | ]
Photos: Jess and the Ancient Ones at the Warfield Halloween

Photos – Finnish psychedelic occult rockers Jess and the Ancient Ones performing at the Warfield in support of King Diamond on October 30, 2014. The band has released two albums, the self-titled Jess and the Ancient Ones in 2012 with six tracks and the 2013 EP Astral Sabbat, which was produced by Tore Stjerna of Necromorbus Studio

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[19 Sep 2014 | No Comment | ]
The Maids of Honor put on punk rock clinic at C2SV SoFA Street Fair

Photos – Santa Cruz’s punk rock supergroup The Maids of Honor, featuring Greg Camp of Smashmouth fame & Lex van den Berghe, local media darling & finalist of Survivor Season 3, made a rare live appearance performing at the outdoor festival stage in San Jose, California as part of the return of the SoFA Street Fair on September 14, 2014.