Tag: Mesa

Oct 27

Tracing Back Roots: a conversation with Max Cavalera

Since the Cavalera brothers left Sepultura there has been a lot of questions, speculation and rumors about a reunion of the original Sepultura line up, and the answers from both sides have been diverse but none of those answers have been positive, at the same time it seems everyone has moved on with their lives …

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Jun 01

Alessandro Conti of Trick or Treat talks Rabbit’s Hill Pt 2

What started as a Helloween tribute band in 2002, rapidly became a band with a sound on their own. With some of those power metal influences still lingering around, Trick or Treat has grown to be a reckoning force in the Italian metal scene. From touring with Helloween & Stratovarius to a full European tour …

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May 23

Tom Naumann of Primal Fear talked to us about touring and Rulebreaker

Primal Fear has been a seminal German power metal band since their formation back in 1997, the band keeps carrying the flags and the spirit that bands like Accept, Helloween, and Gamma Ray established back the 80’s. This time around Primal Fear returned to the US to promote their new album Rulebreaker after nearly two years of …

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May 19

Luca Turilli of Rhapsody discussed touring North America

Luca Turilli’s Rhapsody is currently touring North America along with German power metal act Primal Fear as part of a co-headlining tour that has over 25 dates. Many of those dates are new for Luca Turilli’s Rhapsody as this is their first major tour in North America so far. One of those new dates was …

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Feb 12

Enforcer/Warbringer/Exmortus/Cauldron at Club Red (Mesa, AZ 02/05/16)

On Friday February 5 Enforcer, Warbringer, Exmortus, and Cauldron played at Club Red in Mesa. I was so excited to see this show since it was announced almost a year ago. Use Facebook to Comment on this Post

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Nov 18

Edge Of Paradise performs at the Mesa Music Festival (Mesa, AZ 11/15/16)

The Mesa Music Festival was the perfect door for Edge Of Paradise to début in Arizona. I have known about this band since more than a year now, and since I listened to their newest album, Immortal Waltz they have made a fan out of me. In the past year Edge Of Paradise has played …

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Nov 09

David Andersson of Soilwork discussed touring the US & The Ride Majestic.

Soilwork has become one of the modern symbols of melodic death metal along with bands like Insomnium and Omnium Gatherum. They are what we can call the second generation of the Gothenburg sound. Recently Soilwork just finished an extensive tour along the US supporting Soulfly, during the last days of that tour the stopped by …

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Nov 04

Fates Warning delivered A Pleasant Shade Of Grey show at Club Red (10/29/15)

After a couple of years of absence Fates Warning returned to the Phoenix area, as they continue to promote their latest album Darkness In A Different Light (2013). This time around the venue was bigger and the mood was better. Use Facebook to Comment on this Post

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Nov 02

Sanctuary plays Club Red Mesa, AZ (10/28/15)

Seattle’s very own metal legends Sanctuary stopped by Club Red in Mesa, AZ Wednesday night for a good old-fashioned metal show. Sanctuary reformed a couple of years back  after a long hiatus, but since their return they have been quite busy by releasing  a new album, The Year The Sun Died (2014), and touring North America, …

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Oct 28

Chris Broderick of Act Of Defiance discussed first tour & Birth and the Burial

Act of Defiance is becoming an awakening force within today’s metal scene, which was not only confirmed when they released their début album, Birth And The Burial last August. In a personal level it was reassured as soon they took the stage last Friday at Club Red in Mesa, AZ. The talent within this new band is …

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Sep 04

Markus Vanhala of Insomnium & Omnium Gatherum discussed the plans for both bands & pulling double guitar duty on tour

Being a musician on an international touring band nowadays is not an easy thing to do, now imagine being a musician on two international touring bands, and now add the great idea of those two bands to tour together the United States. How do you go about that?  Use Facebook to Comment on this Post

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