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Photos: Riot Fest 2019 – Slayer, Bloc Party, Wu-Tang Clan, Manchester Orchestra

Photos by: Katie Kuropas –  Day two of Riot Fest 2019 last night (Sept. 14th) at Douglas Park in Chicago featured performances by iconic thrash metal band Slayer, who released their eleventh album, Repentless, on September 11th, 2015 via Nuclear Blast, hip-hop group Wu-Tang Clan, indie rock band Manchester Orchestra, who will release their fifth album, A Black Mile … Continue reading

Contest: Win 2 GA Passes to Riot Fest 2019!

Date: Sept. 13-15 Location: Douglas Park, Chicago, IL Tickets: Buy tickets here. Note: Flight and accommodations are not included Enter below to win two (2) general admission (GA) tickets to Riot Fest 2019, which is set to feature performances by Blink-182, Slayer (final Chicago show), Bikini Kill, The Raconteurs, Rise Against, The Flaming Lips (performing Yoshimi … Continue reading

Riot Fest Announces 15th Anniversary Line-Up

By: Staff – Like a lot of good music, Riot Fest began in a basement, when a rabid fan wanted to connect his favorite bands with like-minded music lovers in Chicago. Fifteen years and 1,500+ bands later, Riot Fest returns to Douglas Park with a stacked array of bands to score the festivities—featuring many friends … Continue reading

Review + Photos: Slayer, Lamb Of God, Anthrax @ Budweiser Stage

Photos by: David Scala – Review by: Curtis Sindrey – After nearly four decades of touring, and 12 studio albums, iconic heavy metal band Slayer are hanging up their pentagrams this year with the final date of their “farewell tour” set for December 8th in Helsinki, Finland. During a blistering 19-song set, Tom Araya and co. shredded through iconic … Continue reading

Slayer Announces 2018 Farewell Tour Dates

By: Staff – After making some of the most brutal, breathtakingly aggressive, all-hell’s-a-breaking-loose music ever created, being one of the four bands that defined an entire musical genre and being the band that other heavy acts are measured against and aspire to…after nearly 37 years, releasing 12 studio albums, playing nearly 3,000 concerts in all corners … Continue reading

Slayer, Lamb of God, Behemoth Announce 2017 Summer Tour

By: Staff – There are many perilous ways one can spend time off – Volcano-boarding down Cerro Negro, Nicaragua’s active volcano, or maybe bungee jumping from a helicopter over the bubbling crater of Chile’s Villarrica.  How about a visit to Sao Paulo’s Snake Island, home of some 4000 golden lancehead vipers whose venom can melt human flesh, or shark diving … Continue reading

Photos: Slayer, Anthrax @ Sound Academy

Photos by: Dale Benvenuto – Iconic thrash metal band Slayer, who released their eleventh album, Repentless, on September 11th, 2015 via Nuclear Blast, which serves as their first album to feature guitarist Gary Holt of Exodus and drummer Paul Bostaph since 2001’s God Hates Us All, and is also the first Slayer album following the death of founding member Jeff Hanneman, performed at Sound Academy in … Continue reading

5 Must-See Bands at Rock Allegiance 2016

By: Staff – The Rock Allegiance Music Festival is  set to take over Chester, PA’s Talen Energy Stadium from September 17th to 18th with a line-up that includes Avenged Sevenfold, Alice in Chains, Slayer, The Offspring, Breaking Benjamin, Volbeat, Chevelle, The Cult, The Pretty Reckless, Pierce the Veil, Of Mice & Men, Ghost, Killswitch Engage, Anthrax, and more. Early bird tickets go on-sale on May 10 at 12pm ET, … Continue reading

Slayer announces fall tour with Anthrax and Death Angel

By: Staff – Slayer, Anthrax, and Death Angel will join forces this fall for a seven week North American tour.  The tour is slated to begin on September 9th in Cleveland, with the jaunt expected to wrap up on October 27th in El Paso.  Confirmed dates are below. The Slayer Fan Club presale starts at 10:00AM local … Continue reading

Photos: Amnesia Rockfest (Day 2) – System of a Down, Slayer, Tenacious D, Rob Zombie

Photos by: Scott Penner – The second and final day of Amnesia Rockfest 2015 featured performances by Grammy-winning hard rock band System of a Down, who are current touring in support of their ongoing “Wake Up The Souls” tour, iconic thrash metal band Slayer, who will release their eleventh album, Repentless, on September 11th via Nuclear Blast, … Continue reading