Earlier this month, rocker / filmmaker Rob Zombie revealed his dastardly plans for the ‘Great American Nightmare’ concert series and horror attraction. Additional details have just been unveiled, including the daily music lineups that will culminate with Rob Zombie headlining the closing night on Nov. 2.
What would summer be without the Vans Warped Tour? The moveable city (featuring literally hundreds of band buses and vans) landed in Pomona, Calif., recently for a rare back-to-back two-day stint, and Loudwire was there to capture the 2013 edition of the iconic festival.
Rob Zombie's unparalleled dedication to horror continues with the announcement of his 'Great American Nightmare' concert series / horror attraction. Set to elicit screams and fear-induced hospitalizations in between live performances, the Great American Nightmare will open its doors for Halloween season, taking in brave guests on Thursdays through Sundays from Oct. 10 - Nov. 2.
Metallica and their musical friends brought a number of unforgettable performances to the sophomore outing of the metal goliath's Orion Music + More festival, which may have found a permanent home on Detroit's Belle Isle.
Metal's roots may have come from the late '60s and '70s, but it can be argued that the genre's real coming out party happened May 29, 1983 at the US Festival in San Bernardino, Calif. The music weekend offered a wide array of musical options, with each day catered to a specific sound, but it was the Heavy Metal Day on May 29, 1983, that showed just how popular that metal had become.
Shinedown headlined the inaugural Carnival of Madness trek back in 2010, but stepped aside as Theory of a Deadman and Evanescence did the honors the past two years. This year, Shinedown return to front the traveling festival they helped launch, and they've got a strong lineup hitting the road with them.
Sacramento, Calif., is the place to be if you're a hard rock fan this September, as the second annual Monster Energy Aftershock Festival is coming to Discovery Park near downtown Sacramento. The 2013 Aftershock bill features California rock favorites Avenged Sevenfold and Korn headlining the two-day festival, which takes place Sept. 14 and 15.