Tag Archives: St. Louis

Tuner/GPS tracker looks to stem gear theft

Posted by on October 14, 2016

If there’s one thing that St. Louis is known for other than an arch, it’s the fact that touring bands can’t play there without having their gear stolen. Time after time after time, it’s happened, and it doesn’t seem to be getting any better. Even when guards were hired to watch vans, thieves struck in the […]

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Interview: In Flames vocalist, bassist talk musical progression, beer, food

Posted by on May 14, 2015

The melodic death metal movement of Gothenburg, Sweden is well-known to virtually all metalheads. When that phrase is ever uttered, one of the first bands that generally pops into people’s heads is In Flames. The now legendary band has been cited as a source of influence by countless other groups. However, In Flames is also […]

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Machine Head slip St. Louis the (Tenacious) D

Posted by on February 17, 2015

[youtube]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZH4VvQ-MnbA[/youtube] One week later, the metal mockery at The Grammys has seem to have died down by now. And the fact that the 2015 Grammy for best metal / hard rock performance went to Tenacious D’s cover of Dio’s “The Last In Line” appears to be water under the bridge. Need more proof? Watch the video […]

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St. Louis metallers Black Fast enter studio

Posted by on January 21, 2015

With all of the bad news coming out of the area of St. Louis, MO in the recent past – particularly in relation to multiple van break-ins and equipment thefts – it’d be nice to hear something positive related to metal out of the Gateway to the West. Enter progressive blackened thrashers Black Fast, who are from Edwardsville, IL, […]

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