Megadeth 12/7/12: Fox Theater Pomona, CA

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Megadeth just finished wrapping up their tour in which they were celebrating the 20th anniversary release of their double-platinum selling album, Countdown To Extinction. As a huge Megadeth fan, I was super excited show and it was on their second-to-last stop at the SOLD OUT Fox Theater in Pomona, California on December 7th, 2012. The venue itself is a decent size, it was my first time at that venue. The opening bands were: The Generators and Kyng. When Megadeth came on, they opened with ... Read More

Megadeth & Rob Zombie Team Up For Brief US Co-Headline Trek

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Megadeth & Rob Zombie Team Up For Brief US Co-Headline Trek Having already been announced to share the stage at Rock on the Range and Rocklahoma, Megadeth and Rob Zombie have shared with the masses dates for a brief co-headline tour. The trek kicks off May 11th at the PNC Banks Art Center in Holmdel, NJ before wrapping May 26th in Pryor Oklahoma. Dates for the mini trek can be found below. 5/11 – Holmdel, NJ, PNC Bank Arts Center 5/12 – Scranton, PA, Toyota ... Read More

Slayer & Megadeth 10/21/10 – Gibson Amphitheatre – Universal City, CA

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American Carnage Tour featuring Anthrax, Megadeth & Slayer 10/21/10 Gibson Amphitheatre - Universal City, CA Words/Photos by Steve A good friend of Reverend Justito - Steve sent us his thoughts on the Southern California stop of the American Carnage tour.  Truly one of the good guys, we thank Steve for sharing and ask that you check out his awesome design work via Non-Compliant Industries.  From furniture to stage set designs for As I Lay Dying, Steve is a highly talented and if you can dream ... Read More

Slayer, Megadeth Extend American Carnage Tour and Bring Anthrax Along For The Ride

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Slayer & Megadeth Extend American Carnage Tour By now I am sure you have heard that Slayer and Megadeth are touring the states together.  Well, perhaps you have not heard that they have added a second leg to the tour, and this particular leg just happens to feature fellow “Big Four” act – Anthrax.   Dates for leg two of the American Carnage tour are as follows: Sep. 24 - Verizon Wireless Theatre, Dallas, TX Sep. 25 - AT&T Center, San Antonio, TX Sep. 26 - Verizon Wireless ... Read More

Metalachi: Whisky a Go Go 5/4/14 Hollywood, Ca

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There are few bands in this world that you could look at or see their name and think, “What are they supposed to be?” One of those bands is the band known as, Metalachi. So who is Metalachi? They are 5 men that do a fusion of rock and metal covers using mariachi instruments as well as play classic mariachi music. Their costumes take after a classic mariachi look mixed in with KISS, Gwar, and Rob Zombie. Sounds a bit odd at ... Read More

Rock Fest 2013 Has Been Revealed

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Hey look at this, there's something besides the Green Bay Packers that happens in Wisconsin. July 18th through 21st in Cadott, WI, 2013's version of Rock Fest will leave your ears ringing with the sounds of bands like Megadeth, KISS, Korn and The Offspring. Yes, we agree that it's an odd combination of headliners. Other notables performing include: Stone Sour, Theory Of A Deadman, Seether and Halestorm. Cheeseball acts like Whitesnake and Motley Crue also are set to please thousands of ... Read More

Misael’s Top Ten Shows of 2012

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2012 has got to be one of the best year's for me to go to concerts. There's bands I had never seen before but have wanted to, bands I hadn't seen in 2-3 years, and even bands I thought wouldn't come around again for a long time. 10. Metalachi 5/5/12 - The Roxy Theater - Hollywood, CA The world's first and only metal mariachi band. This was a special Cinco De Mayo concert at the world-famous Roxy Theater. Even though these guys aren't really ... Read More

Beale Street Music Festival Announces All-Star Lineup

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Beale Street Music Festival Announces All-Star Lineup Every year, something glorious happens on the legendary Beale Street in Memphis, Tennessee. That glorious happening is Beale Street music festival, an affordable way to spend the first weekend of May. Like heavy metal? Like alternative rock? Like pop music? Like rap? Like country? Almost every existing genre of music is represented at Beale St., thus making it that much more appealing to a music fan. This year's festival will be headlined by Jane's Addiction, My Morning Jacket, ... Read More

Rock On The Range 2012 Lineup Revealed

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Rock On The Range 2012 Lineup Revealed Check Out The Lineup For The 2013 Rock On The Range Festival By Clicking Here! Most events held at Crew Stadium in Columbus are trash. I say that because we all know that Ohio State Football is a joke. What is not a joke (minus a few bands) is the lineup for the 2012 Rock on the Range concert. To be held on May 18th and 19th, highlights of the line up include, The Darkness, Down, Megadeth, ... Read More

2012 Rockstar Energy Mayhem Festival Artists Announced

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2012 Rockstar Energy Mayhem Festival Artists Announced Now in its 5th year, the Rockstar Energy Drink Mayhem Festival has just announced what bands will be performing for 2012. Slipknot and Slayer will headline the main stage this summer, and will be joined by a third mystery artist to be named on March 5th. The main stages fourth slot will rotate between As I Lay Dying, Asking Alexandria and The Devil Wears Prada. Updated 03/05/12:  The mystery artist has been unveiled and it is MOTORHEAD! Thrash ... Read More

Anthrax Teams With Testament and Death Angel For US Tour

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Anthrax Teams With Testament and Death Angel For US Tour With a new album entitled Worship Music set to hit shelves on September 13th, Anthrax has announced dates for an American tour. The trek kicks off October 14th in Grand Rapids Michigan and will cover most of the nation over five weeks. While Anthrax will close all shows, the tour will feature co-headliners Testament while Death Angel will cover the opening duties. The American tour follows a hometown appearance for Anthrax at Yankees Stadium ... Read More

Prince 04/23/11: The Forum – Inglewood, CA

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Prince 04/23/11 The Forum - Inglewood, CA Words/Photos by Reverend Justito My phone was hounded by texts all day with people trying to figure out where I was at the Big 4 concert in Indio. As the resident metal head of Concert Confessions, it makes sense that I would be deep in the desert for Anthrax, Megadeth, Slayer and Metallica. While I am sure the Big 4 was an amazing time, it simply wasn’t in the cards for me. Instead of seeing metal history, I ... Read More

Fourth Annual Rockstar Mayhem Festival To Hit North America This Summer

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Fourth Annual Rockstar Mayhem Festival To Hit North America This Summer Dates and artist for the fourth annual Rockstar Energy Drink Mayhem Festival have been announced. The trek will kick off in San Bernardino, CA on July 9th and wrap August 14th in West Palm Beach, Florida. The tour will once again have dueling side stages featuring the likes of Suicide Silence, Kingdom of Sorrow and Unearth. The main stage will feature Trivium, In Flames, Machine Head, Megadeth, Godsmack and headliners Disturbed. Why ... Read More

The Big Four Come To Indio

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The Big Four Come To Indio By now I am sure you have heard that The Big Four are coming to Indio.  That’s right, Anthrax, Megadeth, Slayer and Metallica will be rocking the Empire Polo Fields on April 23rd, 2011. Tickets are on sale Friday January 28th at 10 am PST. Rumor has it this will be the only North American date for these four acts. For all the latest information on this once in a lifetime event, click here. If you want to ... Read More

An Open Invitation To Future Hall of Fame Pitcher Randy Johnson

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  As some of you may know, I am a HUGE fan of the San Francisco Giants baseball club. As a fan of the Giants it meant that for years, I hated future Hall of Fame pitcher Randy Johnson and his team the Arizona Diamondbacks. I of course was thrilled when he picked the Giants to finish his career with. However, today’s post is not about baseball, it’s about the six-foot-ten pitcher's post baseball career as a rock photographer. That’s right, it turns out the ... Read More

The Big Four Jam Together in Bulgaria

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    I just got wind that video of The Big Four (Anthrax, Megadeth, Slayer & Metallica) jamming together in Sofia, Bulgaria has surfaced on YouTube.  Currently performing on the Euro Summer Festival circuit, the four legends of trash came together earlier today to perform the Diamond Head classic “Am I Evil?” There are no confirmed dates for The Big Four in North America at this time.    _qoptions={ qacct:"p-7ba_jTnXrkcGo" }; Read More

Musically Speaking: The 2009 Golden Gods Awards

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The 2009 Golden Gods Awards Club Nokia - Los Angeles, CA Words/Photos by Reverend Justito/concertconfessions.com   This past Tuesday night, I headed to Club Nokia here in Los Angeles to check out the first annual Epiphone/Revolver Golden Gods Awards presented by Honda Fury. I met up with our contest winner Jeff (cool guy) and fellow talesfromthepit.net user Cheryl (a.k.a. Krazy For Korn/also very cool) to check out the whose who of heavy metal (the show even included a black carpet instead of the traditional red). Despite ... Read More