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

Straightedge vs. Scumbags 3 on 1 Battle Royale! Police and Thieves, Mindset, Remission and COPSTABBER on 9/18 @ the Quarry House

As a musician, sometimes you get an offer that you just can’t refuse. Sometimes these offers come in the form of a band much larger than yours asking you to play a show with them at a big fancy venue; sometimes it’s an opportunity to go play in a cool location with expenses paid; and … Continue reading Straightedge vs. Scumbags 3 on 1 Battle Royale! Police and Thieves, Mindset, Remission and COPSTABBER on 9/18 @ the Quarry House

Midnight Psi’s review of “Chinese Democracy”

His Despotic Majesty Or: He Kicked My Ass Like He Said He Would Midnight PsiMon C. Firefly on Axl, Izzy, Bumblefoot, Guns N' Roses, and Chinese Democracy - written in 2009 Well, I guess Axl wasn't kidding when, on "Use Your Illusion," he said he was in a coma. It's been 17 years since we've … Continue reading Midnight Psi’s review of “Chinese Democracy”

The A.K.s’ Comeback Show Review by Spoonboy

I was on a solo tour this spring playing a show at a coffee shop in Seattle when I first heard talk of an A.K.s comeback show. A.K.s guitarist Justin Parker had come to the show, we hung out a bit, and he mentioned that someone in D.C. was trying to get all of the … Continue reading The A.K.s’ Comeback Show Review by Spoonboy

August 2(011) Pizza Party w/Ramming Speed, Barnburner, Locusta, Spinebuster

This Tuesday night thrash pizza party started at party o clock 8:30. Spinebuster opened the show to much cajoling and hullabaloo. Spinebuster puts on a fun show. Their act is a heavy pv-tinged metal experience, sandwiched amidst shoutouts and brodowns, which in this case thematically recall life in Prince George's County, Maryland, USA. At first I thought … Continue reading August 2(011) Pizza Party w/Ramming Speed, Barnburner, Locusta, Spinebuster