Category Archives: Photos

Metal Insider stand with Saint Vitus: reflecting on Brooklyn’s beloved music venue

Posted by on February 22, 2024

Part 1: Saint Vitus Bar’s Sudden Uncertainty On Friday (16th), Brooklyn’s Saint Vitus Bar came to an unexpected halt when the NYC Department of Buildings intervened, shutting down the event before headliner Mindforce could perform. The show, which featured Balmora, Godskinpeeler, xNOMADx, Discontent, and Gigan Animal Thugs, faced an abrupt end. Promoter, LIHCshows, took to […]

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Photos/Review: Static-X & Sevendust celebrate love and metal on Long Island for special ‘Machine Killer’ Valentine’s Day treat w/ Dope & Lines of Loyalty

Posted by on February 21, 2024

  Ah, yes, Valentine’s Day. That wonderful time of year when people come together to celebrate with chocolate and flowers, love, romance, and, for a sizable Long Island crowd, Sevendust and Static-X. One day removed from being hit with the first real snowfall of the year, fans flocked to The Paramount in Huntington for a […]

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Live Gig Review: Machine Head Slams the Hammer Down on Palladium Times Square on 2/10/24

Posted by on February 20, 2024

  Live Review by Ian Weber of Machine Head from Palladium Times Square in NYC on 2/10/2024 with photos captured by Eplixs from the House of Blues in Orlando, Florida on 2/15/2024.   Throughout the new year, as I was working in deep Williamsburg and planning out another year writing for Metal Insider, I thought, […]

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Photos/Review: Caligula’s Horse and Earthside take Chicago’s Lincoln Hall on 2/8/2024

Posted by on February 12, 2024

  Chicago turned out in force for the highly anticipated Caligula’s Horse show last Thursday (8th), filling the house for the Aussie band’s first-ever US tour, which was postponed from 2020. Space was tight everywhere in Lincoln Hall even before the opening act, Connecticut-based Earthside took the stage. Earthside started the night off with great […]

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Photos/Review: A Lorna Shore Christmas in New Jersey – 12/22/2023

Posted by on December 26, 2023

Shout-out to Jesus F*ckin’ Christ Over There! – A Lorna Shore Christmas – 12.22.2023 @ Starland Ballroom, Sayreville, NJ For the second year in a row, the wholesome boys in Lorna Shore hosted a very special Christmas set, closing out this three-show run at home in New Jersey. Absolutely nothing about Lorna Shore, Currents, Rivers […]

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