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

Dave Brockie Talks Gwar & Getting Beat in D.C.

From late 2008... It can be difficult to tell which of David Brockie's stories are true. He'll tell you, for example, that he used to carry liquid LSD around at parties, squirting it into the eyes of strangers. He'll tell you that first-wave D.C. punks like Ian MacKaye and Henry Rollins used to beat him … Continue reading Dave Brockie Talks Gwar & Getting Beat in D.C.

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

A Corpse Fortress Show from the Perspective of an Underage Heathen

When Tim first asked me to do this review I was also honored, but I also thought he was crazy. I mean, I don’t know how to write a review – I’m just some “underage heathen.” You see, whenever I hear anyone critique some band they’ll describe them as being some amalgamation of other bands: … Continue reading A Corpse Fortress Show from the Perspective of an Underage Heathen