Alice In Chains, Jane’s Addiction & Coheed @ Uproar Festival – PNC Bank Arts Center 08/17/13

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Alice In Chains, Jane's Addiction & Coheed And Cambria @ Rockstar Energy Drink Uproar Festival PNC Bank Arts Center - Holmdel, NJ 08/17/2013 Words/Photos/Videos - Jay Porks It's been way too long folks, way too long. But your favorite self absorbed snob of an author is back to bring you the trials and tribulations of yet another Jay Porks Experience. Life kicks your ass sometimes, and at times it can keep you away from awesome shows for a four month span. But today that all ends ... Read More

Rockstar Energy Drink Uproar Festival Announces 2013 Lineup

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Rockstar Energy Drink has announced the lineup and dates to the 2013 Rockstar Energy Drink Uproar Festival. Headlining spots go to Alice In Chains, Jane's Addiction and Coheed and Cambria. Middle Class Rut and Walking Papers also make appearances along with others. Check out all the cool venues this tour will be hitting below, and also do not forget to hit the festivals official website for more information. Oh yeah, and customary with festivals these days, there's a little lineup announcement video that goes ... Read More

Coheed And Cambria Bring “Dark Side Of Me” To Conan

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Feels like there hasn't been a good act on television in a so long.  To solve this issue, Coheed And Cambria stopped by Conan last night to play a track called "Dark Side Of Me". Claudio going all intellectual on us with the specs, you can check out the video below courtesy of the people at Team Coco. Catch the band on tour, check out all the dates by clicking here Read More

Coheed And Cambria Add Way More North American Tour Dates

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Coheed And Cambria Add Way More North American Tour Dates Who doesn't love themselves some Coheed and Cambria? Well good, cause they have the second half of their double album to release, The Afterman,  then they're gonna come to your town. How do we know they're coming to your town? Because they're going to TONS of towns beginning in at the end of this month. They'll do five shows in 2012, then in February kick off a relentless U.S. Tour taking them well into March ... Read More

Coheed and Cambria 10/04/12: Troubadour – West Hollywood, CA

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Coheed and Cambria w/ Aeges 10/04/12 Troubadour - West Hollywood, CA Words/Photos by Reverend Justitio I would be lying if I said I didn’t throw a mini temper tantrum when I was shut out of the Coheed and Cambria Troubadour on-sale because TicketFly assumed I was a scalper. It was after all only one of my all-time favorite bands playing in the best club in Southern California. Yet as it turns out the universe was on my side. I decided to check out the Troubadour ... Read More

Riot Fest 2012 Set To Hit Chicago September 14-16

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Riot Fest 2012 Set To Hit Chicago September 14-16 This actually sounds really cool. It is called the Riot Fest and it is going down September 14-16 in Chicago. While the lineup tends to be rather heavy, one can’t notice such diverse acts as The Jesus and Mary Chain and Elvis Costello.  The event will take place at Humboldt Park and the Congress Theatre. The best part is that tickets start at $18 a day. Below is the full line up (as of ... Read More

Coheed and Cambria Cover Gotye’s ‘Somebody That I Used To Know’

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Coheed and Cambria Cover Gotye's 'Somebody That I Used To Know'   We here at Concert Confessions have been fans of Coheed and Cambria for years, yet this one caught us a bit off guard. With the band hitting the road for a spring tour that mainly focuses on the southern section of the United States the group has added an interesting cover to the mix. That’s right, Coheed and Cambria have covered the crossover mega smash superjam of 2012 – Someone That ... Read More

Inaugural River’s Edge Music Festival Set To Rock St. Paul This Summer

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Inaugural River's Edge Music Festival Set To Rock St. Paul This Summer Another day, another festival. This one is in Minnesota where we hear they have lots of mosquitoes. Personally we prefer mojitos but hey sometimes you need to sacrifice a lil blood to enjoy the likes of Dave Matthews Band and Tool. Also appearing at the two day River’s Edge Music Festival on Harriet Island in scenic Saint Paul Minnesota over the weekend of June 23rd and 24th will be The Flaming Lips, ... Read More

Lineups for the 2012 Reading & Leeds Festival Announced

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Lineups for the 2012 Reading & Leeds Festival Announced  The lineup for the 2012 Reading and Leeds Festivals have been announced and as always they are mighty impressive. Headliners include Kasabian, Foo Fighters and The Cure. Other notable acts include At The Drive-In, Paramore and The Black Keys. As of press time, the website for Leeds Festival has crashed from all the heavy traffic, but you can check out the lineup for the Reading Festival below. For additional information on Leeds - click here. ... Read More

Coheed and Cambria North American Tour Dates 2012

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Coheed and Cambria North American Tour Dates 2012 We have already told you about Coheed and Cambria rocking Beale Street, The Hangout Festival and supporting the mighty men known as Iron Maiden. We have seen them everywhere from Kansas City to Korea Town. Now we share with you all of their tour dates through August 18th, 2012 as the band has just announced a Pre-Maiden club tour that will hit various markets in the south and Midwest. Support will come from Moving Mountains ... 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

Iron Maiden Bring “Maiden England” Tour To North America

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Iron Maiden Bring "Maiden England" Tour To North America Finally some tour news we are excited about. Iron Maiden has just announced details for their North American Summer Tour. Dubbed the “Maiden England” tour, the band plans to recreate their 1988 Seventh Son of a Seventh Son concert film. When asked about the trek (which kicks off June 21st in Charlotte, NC) Iron Maiden front man (and commercial pilot) Bruce Dickinson had the following to say: “Our intention is to play about two thirds of ... Read More

Hangout Festival Returns to Gulf Shores for 2012 with Stellar Lineup!

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What: Hangout Music Festival 2012 Where: Gulf Shores, Alabama When: May 18 - 20 Why:  Hangout 2011 featured a diverse lineup including Paul Simon, The Foo Fighters, Primus, The Black Keys, Girl Talk, Avett Brothers, Widespread Panic, and The Flaming Lips. Well the folks planning the only festival featuring white sandy beaches and palm trees out there have done it again with a fantastic early 2012 lineup coming out in waves via Facebook this evening. Red Hot Chili Peppers Dave Matthews Band •Jack White String Cheese Incident (performing two ... Read More

BEEZNUTZ TOP 10 SHOWS OF 2011!

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2011 was a year of many ups and downs and a lot of very unique and diverse shows of which I feel lucky and blessed to partaked in. And hey, nobody died this year. So moving on to number 10. Number 10: Prof, 08/17/11 The Pageant, Saint Louis, Mo Prof had impressed me quite a bit the early part of 2011 with a strong performance and a free cd that didn't suck. A few months later he was back opening for Atmosphere, Evidence, and ... Read More

Soundgarden 07/09/11: Jones Beach – Wantagh, NY

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[gallery]Soundgarden (w/ Coheed and Cambria) 07/09/11 Jones Beach - Wantagh, NY Words/Photos by Melorocker The big sound of SOUNDGARDEN is back. I was a witness to one amazing performance from this "grunge" relic from the 90's. Singer Chris Cornell delivered like a metal god that he is...or a grunge god. Not only did he match note for note what appears on the records, (Badmotorfinger and Superunknown) he exceeded on some of those notes and took us to new vocal heights. Did it matter that this ... Read More

Coheed & Cambria- Puyallup Fair 9/29/09

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Coheed & Cambria Puyallup Fair 9/29/09 What a show! One of the best day-long concert experiences I've ever had. Mos def one of their best concerts that I've seen. Went to comic signing earlier in the day at one of the finest comic shops I've ever encountered- Comic Evolution in Puyallup and once again met the man with the plan, Mr. Claudio Sanchez. But we'll get to that in a bit. The setlist for The Puyallup Fair 2009 performance from Coheed and Cambria: 1. No ... Read More

Soundgarden Announces Remaining Summer Tour Dates

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Soundgarden, one of Seattles great all time bands, has announced the remainder of their 2011 Summer Tour.  Spanning from July 2 through July 30, Soundgarden will hit up parts of Canada, the East Coast, Chicago and some West coast spots (Sorry to those of you in the South!).  Guests opening random shows of the tour include Coheed and Cambria, Queens of the Stone Age, Mastodon, The Mars Volta and the Meat Puppets.  These will be shows NOT to be missed!   http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vWxrFv-5LJE Full tour itinerary (Please ... Read More

Coheed and Cambria Celebrate Second Stage Turbine Blade With Spring Tour

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Coheed and Cambria Celebrate SSTB With Spring Tour In the fall of 2008, Coheed and Cambria treated fans in New York, Chicago, Los Angeles and London to Neverender.  Four nights, four albums played in their entirety.  For the spring of 2011, the upstate New York band plans to hit the road in celebration of 10 year anniversary of their massive debut record The Second Stage Turbine Blade.  The “Evening With” tour will feature the group performing Turbine Blade from front to back, a ... Read More

Confessions of Phishing Barney

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The Adventures of Phishing Barney 2010 Words/Photos by Barney the Purple Dinosaur (and his ghost writer Reverend Justito) For those who are not a member of my immediate family, allow me to give you a brief history on the family tradition that is Barney the purple dinosaur.  I was in my early teens at the height of Barney-mania.  As a gag gift, my parents threw a Barney Doll (marching band outfit, filled with bubble mix) into the stockings of my brother and I.  My ... Read More

Porcupine Tree/Coheed and Cambria Kick Off US Tour In Koreatown

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Porcupine Tree/Coheed and Cambria 08/12/10 Wiltern: Los Angeles, CA Words/Photos by Reverend Justito/concertconfessions.com Nothing says a party like a Thursday night in Korea Town.  While many gathered to drink Soju and sing Karaoke, I entered the doors of the historic Wiltern Theatre for a night of progressive rock and roll.  With Porcupine Tree and Coheed and Cambria joining forces for a two week tour across the states, what better place to kick off a summer tour than frigid Southern California? Sadly, I missed The Deer Hunter ... Read More

Travis & Claudio vs. Morrissey & Johnny: Coheed Covers The Smiths

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Coheed Covers The Smiths: Travis & Claudio vs. Morrissey & Johnny AV Club has an on-going web series where twenty-five bands are covering twenty-five songs found on a list that someone somewhere over there made up.  The latest instalment of this series features Travis and Claudio from Coheed and Cambria taking a shot at "A Rush And A Push And The Land Is Ours” by The Smiths.  As the band mentions in the video, the song is dedicated to their manager.  I’ll admit that ... Read More

Coheed and Cambria Announce 2010 US Summer Tour Dates

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      Earlier this year, one of my favorite bands broke my heart.  I understand that Coachella is very special, but how dare Coheed and Cambria schedule their spring tour to run through Southern California as I was on vacation in Hawaii? Thankfully, the guys will make it up to me by kicking off their US Summer Tour at the Palladium in Hollywood, CA on August 12th.  Dates and opening acts as follows: With Porcupine Tree, The Dear Hunter August 12 Hollywood, CA – Hollywood Palladium Los Angeles, ... Read More

Pointfest 26 – Live & Loud From St. Louis

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Pointfest 29 - 06/06/10 Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre - Maryland Heights, MO Videos by BeeZNutZ   While Reverend Justito rocked out at the KROQ Weenie Roast this past weekend - one of the first CC contributors - BeeZnutZ was at an equally impressive rock radio festival in St. Louis.  With performances from the likes of Papa Roach, Seether &  Coheed and Cambria - this was quite the event.  Check out these great videos shot by BeeZutZ this past weekend.  If this is not enough - feel free ... Read More

My Concert Pics

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It is no accident that i love taking pictures. in fact i graduated with a Graphics Arts Degree and worked in the advertising field for a time. though i make my living as a state employee my love for picture taking has never waivered. To "compose" a concert photograph and be given a few seconds to do it, is a challenge that i want in order to get that ultimate shot that is so rewarding. Now! i am not a professional photographer ... Read More

The Future Meets The Past: Coheed & Cambria/Heaven & Hell in LA

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Coheed and Cambria/Heaven and Hell Greek Theatre: Los Angeles, CA 08/11/09 Words/Photos by Justin (Note, I got no Coheed photos as I mainly took video during their set.  As soon as we have net access in our new home, I will add the videos).  Sometimes, the stars and planets align and things work out, despite the fact you didn’t think it actually would.  I was disappointed knowing I would not be able to make it to the beautiful Greek Theatre here in Los Angeles to see ... Read More

Coheed/Slipknot Kansas City Sprint Center

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Saturday January 24th was a day I had been anticipating for a long time. You see thanks for my Older role model up the street i got turned onto slipknot at a VERY young age. We are talking in 98 right before ozzfest and all that shit. I was going to see these guys at POP'S. First slipknot show i saw them, they were a fuckin opening band. Here was the line up. It went Dope, Slipknot, Coal Chamber, and Soufly. I ... Read More