The Top Five Jay Porks Concert Experiences of 2012

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Top Five Jay Porks Experiences of 2012 The end of the year brings us empty wallets, fat stomachs and most importantly larger egos than we had the year before. It's because of these egos that people like me put together these year end "best of"  lists. Although as you know, here at Concert Confessions we do things a little differently then other sites. We don't have a Top Albums list, Top Artist list, Male and Female Rookies of the year list we do ... Read More

Dethklok Announce Fall 2012 North American Tour w/ Machine Head, All That Remains & The Black Dahlia Murder

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Dethklok Announce Fall 2012 North American Tour w/ Machine Head, All That Remains & The Black Dahlia Murder   This is one bad ass tour. Dethklok (who as you may recall was supposed to hit the road with Lamb of God) have announced dates for a fall 2012 North American Tour. The trek will tour coast to coast and features support from Machine Head, All That Remains and The Black Dahlia Murder. Check out all the dates for yourself down below. 10/30 – Norfolk, VA/ ... Read More

Orion Music + More Festival Day Two Recap 6/24/12

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Orion Music + More Festival (Day  2) - 06/24/12 Bader Field - Atlantic City, NJ Words/Photos  by Jay Porks Orion Music + More Festival Day Two Recap 6/24/12 Orion Music + More Festival- Day Two: Running later than yesterday because the alarm didn't go off it was just a mere coincidence  to have drank enough fluids on Day One that a built in  intestinal alarm clock  was installed as a back up. That was a dodged bullet there wasn't it? That could have been so much worse. Maybe not wake ... Read More

Must See Acts, Set Times for Orion Music + More Festival

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Must See Acts, Set Times for Orion Music + More Festival  Bader Field - Atlantic City, NJ June 23rd & 24th On Saturday June 23rd, Atlantic City's own Bader Field will be taken over by the legion of Metal-Heads as Metallica's  Orion Music + More Festival will kick off.  You may have heard over the weekend that Phish just did 3 nights at this same "field". When you hear someone say "Hey, I'm going to that Metallica festival" it's immediately interrupted as something that would be ... Read More

Nile/The Black Dahlia Murder 04/05/12: House of Blues – West Hollywood, CA

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The Black Dahlia Murder w/ Nile, Skeletonwitch & Hour of Penance 04/05/12 House of Blues - West Hollywood, CA Words/Photos by Reverend Justito I don’t know about you, but I can’t think of a better way to spend Good Friday Eve then with a quadruple shot of detuned death metal action. The line for the sold out House of Blues Sunset show wrapped around the block long before the doors opened with fans ready to mosh the night away. Once doors opened, the building buzzed ... Read More

The Black Dahlia Murder Announce Canadian Ritual Tour Dates

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The Black Dahlia Murder Announce Canadian Ritual Tour Dates We have some good news and some bad news. The bad news is that Wisconsin, North Dakota, Montana, Michigan and Washington are no longer members of the United States. The good news is that The Black Dahlia Murder will be visiting all of those territories on their upcoming Canadian Ritual Tour. The trek kicks off May 11th in Madison Wisconsin and wraps June 2nd in Detroit Michigan. Support on this tour will come from ... Read More

The Black Dahlia Murder Announce 2012 Spring US Tour Dates

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The Black Dahlia Murder Announce 2012 Spring US Tour Dates Having already performed to sold out across the nation as the headliner of the 2011 Summer Slaughter Tour, The Black Dahlia Murder are set for another round of US Tour Dates in support of their most recent release Ritual. The trek kicks off in the band native Michigan on March 24th and wraps on 4/20 with a headline appearance at the New England Metal & Hardcore Festival in Worcester, MA. The tour will feature ... Read More

Summer Slaughter 07/22/11: House of Blues – West Hollywood, CA

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The Summer Slaughter Tour 07/22/11 House of Blues – West Hollywood, CA Words/Photos by Reverend Justito If I ever have a moment where my life flashes before my eyes, I look forward to revisiting July 22nd, 2011. I ran into Grace Potter on the streets of Hollywood. I got a bunch of great vinyl from Amoeba Records and I was lucky enough to score a ticket to the kickoff of the 2011 Summer Slaughter Tour. Yes, July 22nd was much better than the ... Read More

The 2011 Summer Slaughter Tour Dates Announced

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The 2011 Summer Slaughter Tour Dates Announced Dates for the fifth annual Summer Slaughter tour have been announced. The month long trek will kick off in West Hollywood, CA on July 22nd before wrapping on August 21st in Dallas, TX. Concert Confessions favorites The Black Dahlia Murder and Whitechapel are set to headline the package tour. Also included in the trek are Darkest Hour, Six Feet Under, Dying Fetus, As Blood Runs Black, Oceano, Fleshgod Apocalypse and Powerglove. Dates and venues are listed below. ... Read More

The Black Dahlia Murder Bring an International Flavor to The Roxy Theatre

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The Black Dahlia Murder (w/ HateSphere, Augury & Obscura) 03/06/10 The Roxy Theatre - West Hollywood, CA Words/Videos/Photos by Reverend Justito/concertconfessions.com After two weeks of non-stop action up the coast in Vancouver, the close of the 2010 Winter Olympics has sent me into a downward spiral of depression. No longer can I turn on the television and watch global goliaths face off in events like Curling and Ice Dancing. Gone were underage girls drinking and smoking cigars, a Ginger on a snowboard and that ... Read More

42 Minutes Of The Black Dahlia Murder – Free Of Charge

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The Black Dahlia Murder 12/03/09 The Roxy Theatre - West Hollywood, CA Words/Photos/Videos byReverend Justito A few years before I was the concert confessing cubical warrior who hangs at Hollywood hotspots with Tom Morello and that dude who gets paid to beat the snot out of people, I drove various video tapes around in a highly decorated Scion XB.  While there were many terrible things about making $9.00 to deliver digital betacam’s with Judge Judy episodes or Lexus commercials, there were some experiences that I ... Read More