Failure by Proxy Thrills a Packed Ace of Spades

Vet-Traxx artist Failure by Proxy was selected as main support for the mainstream rock band Puddle of Mudd at Ace of Spades on January 26, 2019.  Failure by Proxy was recently nominated for a 2019 Sacramento Area Music Award (Hard Rock Category), and was a natural choice for the show.  When the big day arrived, the venue was packed from wall to wall with fans staking claim to their spots for the sold-out show.  Continue reading “Failure by Proxy Thrills a Packed Ace of Spades”

Concert Photo Review: DAVEY SUICIDE – November 23rd 2018

DAVEY SUICIDE recently performed at Holy Diver. Nikon shooter Jennifer Black was there to capture the excitement.

A lot of what fuels my life is also the downfall of it. That dynamic brings out the worst and best in me. -Davey Suicide

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Concert Photo Review: UNEARTH – November 28th, 2018

UNEARTH recently performed at Holy Diver on a co-headlining trek with FIT FOR AN AUTOPSY Canon shooter Zoran Theodorovic was there to capture the excitement. UNEARTH released their highly anticipated new album “Extinction(s)” on November 23rd via Century Media Records.

After an awe-inspiring 20 years of blazing trails and dominating stages, UNEARTH is now institutionalized as a relentless force in heavy metal, standing the test of time with consistently triumphant creative output, tireless road warrior resilience, Blue Collar style workmanship and a resolute determination to deliver the goods.
In the video here watch UNEARTH perform “My Will Be Done” and other classics @ Holy Diver – Sacramento, California #unearth

 

Concert Photo Review: WEDNESDAY 13 – November 23rd 2018

WEDNESDAY 13 recently performed at Holy Diver. Nikon shooter Jennifer Black was there to capture the excitement. The Duke of Spook WEDNESDAY 13, continued to support his highly successful Condolences release by embarking on a North American tour this fall. Several dates included performances with legendary guitarist JOHN 5 and shock-rocker DAVEY SUICIDE

Commented mainman WEDNESDAY:

“We’re really excited to be hitting the road this fall. Doing the first week with JOHN 5 should be nothing short of a MONSTER show, and we’re super stoked. We’re also really excited to be touring Canada, as this will be our first time with this many dates. Looking forward to playing some new places and performing for all of our Canadian fans. We will be wrapping up the tour on the West Coast at the world famous Whisky a Go-Go right before we head to the studio to record the follow up to Condolences. Looking forward to seeing everyone on tour!”

Condolences was released on June 2, 2017 via Nuclear Blast Entertainment. The album was produced, mixed and mastered by Chris “Zeuss” Harris (HATEBREED, ROB ZOMBIE). Artwork was created by Travis Smith (OPETH, KATATONIA, NEVERMORE).

 

Concert Photo Review: EYEHATEGOD – November 16th 2018

EYEHATEGOD recently performed at The Blue Lamp on a co-headlining trek with CRO-MAGS. Canon shooter Zoran Theodorovic was there to capture the excitement.

The tour dogs in EYEHATEGOD returned to the road with their comrades in CRO-MAGS for a two-week West Coast tour to close out the year. The trek began, November 7th, in Las Vegas, Nevada, and ran through November 21st in Ventura, California. The band’s latest journey follows their recent live excursion through South America.

EYEHATEGOD, who are celebrating their thirtieth anniversary this year, released their self-titled full-length in 2014 via Housecore Records in North America. The record broke the band’s decade-and-a-half gap since their previous studio album and marked their most successful release to date landing at #82 on the Billboard Current Album chart, #92 on the Top 200 chart, #26 on the Rock chart, #4 on the Hard Rock chart and #12 on the Indie chart upon its first week of release. Orders for EyeHateGod in North America can be placed via Housecore Records HERE. For digital orders, go HERE.

 

Concert Photo Review: Tigerchrist at Holy Diver – November 23rd, 2018

Sacramento’s Tigerchrist recently performed at Holy Diver supporting Wednesday 13 and Davey Suicide. Nikon shooter Jennifer Black of Black J Photo was there to capture the excitement.

 

 

 

Concert Photo Review: Devildriver at Holy Diver – November 17th, 2018

Devildriver recently performed at Holy Diver on their “Outlaws ‘Til The End” U.S. Headline Tour. Nikon shooter Jennifer Black was there to capture the excitement.

At the start of the tour, vocalist Dez Fafara had this to say, “Today, Devildriver hits the road in support of Outlaws ‘Til The End: Vol. 1 in the USA! We’ve got some special songs in store for you all on this run and we can’t wait to share the stage with Jinjer in support of their new EP. Along with us will be Raven Black as well! Tickets are going really fast and many venues are very close to selling out on these fall shows so fair warning! October/November is my favorite time to tour, so come join the madness and get the f-ck in the pit with Devildriver!”

 

Outlaws ‘Til The End: Vol. 1 reached #1 on the Loud Rock radio charts, in addition to charting in the U.S. at #2 on the Top Hard Music Albums charts, #6 on the Top Current Rock Albums chart, and within the Top 20 on the Top Internet, Overall Digital, and Top Current Albums charts. Outlaws ‘Til The End: Vol. 1 charted at #8 on the Canadian Top Current Albums charts, as well as in the UK at #9 on the Rock & Metal Chart and #18 on the Independent Chart. The band also reached additional charting positions on the U.S. Billboard Top 200, and in Canada, Belgium, Germany, Switzerland, and Austria.