Tag Archives: Spotlights

Mr. Bungle announce tour w/ the Melvins and Spotlights

Posted by on January 23, 2023

  Mr. Bungle will be joining forces with the Melvins and Spotlights for the resurrection of Ipecac Recordings’ storied Geek Show tour. The West coast trek is scheduled to kick off on May 11th in Los Angeles, CA and will run through May 23rd in Oakland, CA. Tickets go on sale this Friday (27th) at […]

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Junius announce their return to the stage

Posted by on July 29, 2021

  Junius will make their return to the stage at The Brighton Music Hall in Allston, MA on October 10th with Spotlights, Glacier and Sea opening the show. Tickets will be available this Friday (30th).    

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Coronavirus: KoRn & Faith No More North American tour CANCELLED

Posted by on May 29, 2020

  At this point it seems Motley Crue is the only summer tour that hasn’t been cancelled or postponed just yet. With that being said, KoRn and Faith No More have officially cancelled their North American Tour with Scars On Broadway, Helmet, Spotlights and ’68 due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.    KoRn issued the […]

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Slayer’s impact on New York’s music scene explained by members of Misfits, Anthrax, Agnostic Front, and more

Posted by on November 25, 2019

Slayer said farewell to NYC at the Madison Square Garden on November 9th, 2019. For this bittersweet show, we had photographer Khadija Bhuiyan capture these thrash legends. Additionally, Spotlights/Primitive Weapons drummer Chris Enriquez asked members from Anthrax, Agnostic Front, The Misfits, and more to share their thoughts on Slayer’s impact on the New York music scene. Author: Chris Enriquez // Photographer: […]

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Mr. Bungle announce opening acts for February 2020 reunion shows

Posted by on September 26, 2019

Mr. Bungle have announced the opening acts during their reunion shows, which is scheduled to kick off on February 5th in Los Angeles, CA. Mr. Bungle’s first show in twenty-years will reunite original members Trevor Dunn, Mike Patton, and Trey Spurance as they will be joined by Scott Ian (Anthrax) and Dave Lombardo (Dead Cross, […]

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Metal By Numbers 5/8: I wonder where that fish did go

Posted by on May 8, 2019

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week.   If you’ve been reading this column for long enough, you might remember there was an era about two years ago where it felt like King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard was on here […]

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Igorrr announces first North American Tour

Posted by on October 25, 2017

Igorrr, the French mastermind, will embark on his debut North American tour early next year in support of his latest effort Savage Sinusoid. The brief trek kicks off on January 31st in Montreal and it will conclude on February 12th in Los Angeles. Spotlights will be joining as support for most dates. Tour Dates: 1/31/2018 […]

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Photos: Melvins and Spotlights sell out NYC’s Irving Plaza, 8/3/2017

Posted by on August 4, 2017

Melvins have been around for so long that it’s kind of impossible to say if they’re having a career renaissance. However, the band’s latest album, A Walk with Love & Death has just been released, and they’re in the midst of a massive tour that started last month and extends all the way into October. And […]

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Spotlights release first track from forthcoming Ipecac debut

Posted by on July 6, 2017

We first became aware of Spotlights last year, when the Brooklyn  “sludgegaze” duo consisting of married couple Mario and Sarah Quintero wrote a tour diary for us after the then-unsigned band got to open for Deftones and Refused. The two, who tour as a trio (sometimes with Primitive Weapons drummer Chris Enriquez), then got signed to […]

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Melvins announce massive North American Tour

Posted by on April 26, 2017

The Melvins announced an extensive North American tour for this summer and fall in support of their upcoming double album A Walk With Love & Death out July 7th via Ipecac Recordings. The tour kicks off on July 5th in San Diego, CA and runs it’s course until the leaves change color on October 5th […]

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