Chester Bennington: An artists of artists

In memorandum of a voice of a generation Opening up the internet to find TMZ breaking the news of one of the founders of an entire genre having taken his own life seems surreal, overwhelming, depressing, and laced with too many emotions to explain. Then come all the questions: was it drugs? Was it recent […]

Primus with Clutch and a Little Rain Dancing

My Name is Rain….. Charlotte style. Photos by: Richard Thigpen Photography The other night we were drenched with sweat, rain, and rock and treated to a show with Primus and Clutch. The veteran bands came to party. We should be impartial and not even interject Shutter 16 if we were doing an impartial journalism piece […]

311 celebrates new album MOSAIC with The Unity Tour 2017

311 celebrates new album MOSAIC with The Unity Tour 2017 311 is back on the road for the 18th consecutive summer tour. This year’s The Unity Tour 2017 includes special guests New Politics and The Stints with Passafire on select dates. Openers, for the Charlotte date, Passafire, (Easy Star Records/FlameGuy Records/LAW Records) who are touring on […]

Giveaway: Primus + Clutch coming to the CMCUA (7/17)

Giveaway: Primus + Clutch coming to the CMCUA (7/17) What is the first thing you think about when you think Primus? Wacky album names, South Park, and improvised jam sessions? Legendary bass slaps and black rimmed glasses pop to my own mind! The last time I saw them in Charlotte, they had blow-up astronauts on […]