Welcoming a Heavy New Year!

With 2016 coming to an end, let us discuss what awesome surprises 2017 has for us. Well here is a clue – it is going to be a heavy new year! Because some amazing metal fests are on their way as the new year arrives. First up, we have – 1. 70000 Tons of Metal Happening…

IndoSoul… quite literally.

Karthick Iyer Live is an Indo Soul music band from Chennai, India. IndoSoul? You may ask.  Well these guys have released their own genre, and it is but … Nice. According to Karthick Iyer, “IndoSoul is deep, soulful, and has its roots in Indian music, but attempts to transcend cultural and national boundaries and horizons, and…

All you Randy Blythe fans, you can soon read his autobiography.

Randy Blythe’s autobiography finally has a release date! The autobiography, named –  Dark Days: My Tribulation And Trials will be released on July 14th by Da Capo Press. The autobiography comes ofcourse after the controversial sentence he had to serve in  Czech Republic. You may have read many metal autobiographies, and after a point they all seem…

Meet the demigod of classical guitaring

It so happened, that just when I was sulking about not giving time to my guitar, I came across this fine man, who made me feel even more miserable about my guitar skills. Meet – Estas Tonne. This guy is so amazing, that once you start listening to him, you will leave all work and…

Mood Indigo 2013

Mood Indigo, one of the most anticipated music fests in India is yet again highly anticipated this year. Why? Here is why: Neal Morse Band and Mike Portnoy are descending to perform live at IIT Bombay’s annual fest this year. The kids have already gone crazy after hearing the news, if you are a fan…

When a Harley-Davidson calls, musicians follow.

Yep, you read that right. If spotting a Harley-Davidson on the road wasn’t a thrill in itself, you now have a chance to not only check it out in person but have the Harley-Davidson’s ‘riders on the storm’, bang their heads to your tunes. Confused? Well here is the deal: If you are a musician…

What rocks July?

July could be too hot, sultry, and wet (except in Greenland ofcourse), but do we care when there is music to bless our souls? Apparently not. Turns out that amazing music fests flood July, no matter what part of the world you are in. To start with, if you are in: 1. Germany, woah! You…

Lucky to be in Japan, OZZFEST Japan awaits!

Give me bands, give me fire, give me that which I desire! Amen. So if you happen to be in Japan, in 2013, it might just be your best decision ever! Coming alive is OZZFEST Japan, with the best lineup ever! Tool, Deftones, Black Sabbath, Anthem, Slash, Slipknot and many more, the fest has already…

Gig Gags

So the people went to attend a gig, but ended up being confused and only a little amused at what laid before them. Here is a list of epic gig #Fail. 1. Wasted Vocalist It so happened that a ‘sloshed’ Scott Stapp jumped up the stage to perform Creed live in Chicago on December 29, 2002. Result? He…