Archive for April, 2011

Interview – BLACKGUARD

After Blackguard opened for Symphony X at the Worcester Palladium on April 23, 2011, we pulled aside vocalist Paul “Ablaze” Zinay to pick his brain about the band’s slight change in sound, his thoughts on concept records, which song is the most important off of their latest release Firefight, and much more.

Volbeat, Hourcast, Black John Wayne – Clifton Park

Review By: Heather Penfield MacNeill | Photographs by: Nadine Swiger Are you one of the multitudes of people who have been angrily cursing the current music scene and its generic, lackluster sound? Or maybe you are one of those who have been wishing to hear some new metal that has its roots in the tremendous […]

Symphony X, Powerglove, Blackguard and In Harms Way – Worcester MA

Legendary progressive metallers Symphony X dropped by the Worcester Palladium on April 23, 2011 with a diverse support roster in the form of In Harm’s Way, Blackguard, and Powerglove. Soilwork and Nevermore were originally a part of this tour, but both bands had to drop off for different reasons. But we all know the cliché…the show must go on.

Hate – Syracuse, NY

The power of Hate reverberated throughout Upstate New York this past Saturday as those extreme metal boys from Poland stormed the stage of The Lost Horizon in Syracuse. The audience responded to Hate’s brutal riffs with an almost trance-like fervor mirroring the overwhelmingly positive response…

Interview – HATE

Fresh off the Rotting Christ, Melechesh tour, Musician Photo Journal caught up the extreme metal band, Hate. We talked about touring North America, their latest album Erebos, what the music scene is like back in their home country of Poland and much more…


Musician Photo Journal sat down with KOPEK before their performance on “A Tour Of The American Dream” tour featuring: Cold, Egypt Central, Kopek and Oceans Divide. We talked about their debut album, “White Collar Lies,” the tour and what’s next.


“A Tour Of The American Dream” featuring Kopek, Egypt Central and Cold rolled into Northern Lights Nightclub in Clifton Park NY.

INTERVIEW – Abigail Williams

Musician Photo Journal sat down with vocalist Sorceron of Abigail Williams after their performance on the Apostles of Darkness Over the Americas Tour…

Skid Row – Summer 2011 Tour Dates

Skid Row – 2011 Tour Dates 6.17 Laconia Bike Fest Laconia, NH 6.18 Hanna Park Utica, NY 6.25 Wild Bill’s Duluth, GA 7.09 Rip City Riders Summer Fun Run Klamath Falls, OR 7.15 Dunn Field Elmira, NY 7.16 Kearney Amphitheater Kearney, MO 7.22 Empire Rockfest Sioux Falls, SD 7.23 Halfway Jam Royalton, MN 8.06 Hideaway […]

Def Leppard & Cheap Trick – 2011 Tour Dates

Def Leppard & Cheap Trick – 2011 Tour Dates June 15 – West Palm Beach, FL (Cruzan Amphitheatre) June 17 – Tampa, FL (1-800-ASK-GARY Amphitheatre) June 22 – Charlotte, NC (Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre) June 24 – Raleigh, NC (Time Warner Cable Music Pavilion) June 26 – Philadelphia, PA (Susquehanna Bank Center) June 29 – Scranton, […]