Scenes from the Scene: Photos of Day After Day D.C. Fest 2013

Dave Homeowner reviews the last Corpse Fortress show

No music had started yet and the sun was still bright when I rolled up to the Corpse Fortress, but there were already quite a few people there, as is the case when any truly great venue is having its last hurrah – everybody wants to be on the scene. I ran into people I … Continue reading Dave Homeowner reviews the last Corpse Fortress show

Rachel Atcheson’s Pictures: Scenes from the Scene, Courtesy of the Scene’s Preeminent Photographer Circa 2008-2011

Suis La Lune. I love this photo because of the composition; he really fills the frame. The Aftermath at the Electric Maid. I skipped my senior prom to be at that show, and it was totally worth it. DANG is that a lot of males; where da females at? Oh, hardcore: how I love and … Continue reading Rachel Atcheson’s Pictures: Scenes from the Scene, Courtesy of the Scene’s Preeminent Photographer Circa 2008-2011

The Coits at the Corpse Fortress – September 10, 2011

I got to this show really late and caught the last few songs of Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb, who were playing sans bassist. They sounded alright but you could tell something was missing. Actually, I thought they played pretty well, and the sound quality seemed better than at the other two shows I … Continue reading The Coits at the Corpse Fortress – September 10, 2011

Review Your Choices: Pentagram prevails at Jaxx on 8/12/11

Pentagram are local heavy metal heroes who have graced our pitiful existence on this planet with some immortal riffs for 40 years. Frontman Bobby Liebling has kept the legacy alive in one form or another for all the tumultuous decades past, but he sounds almost as if he’s at his peak—and for those not fortunate … Continue reading Review Your Choices: Pentagram prevails at Jaxx on 8/12/11

07/03/11 – Midnight Eye, Windhand, Guzzlemug, Ilsa @ The Quarry House

QUARRY HOUSE CROWD ROCKED TO CORE, NEIGHBORING BUSINESSES MILDLY ANNOYED by Salmon C. Firefly Arts Desk  It was a scorching hot July afternoon in DC/Silver Spring, and the sun was unleashing its own brand of justice upon the pallid, pale skin of the handful of stoners metalheads who got up to see this phenomenal concert. The show started … Continue reading 07/03/11 – Midnight Eye, Windhand, Guzzlemug, Ilsa @ The Quarry House