Queensryche Releases Self-Titled New Album 6.25.2013

I’ve been a fan of Queensryche for so long, I don’t remember not being a fan. One of the first concerts I saw was Queensryche on the Operation Mindcrime tour opening for Metallica supporting “And Justice For All”.¬† It was a pretty big deal. In 1991 Queensryche headlined the “Empire” tour and for those of […]

High On Fire Spitting Fire Live, Vol 1 & 2

High on Fire has just released the bands first ever live albums. These shows were recorded live in NYC and in Brooklyn on Dec 1, 2012. I had received a phone call from bassist Jeff Matz the day of the Williamsburg Brooklyn show asking if I knew of a local repair shop. Apparently Matt Pikes […]

In the Studio with Fates Warning Bassist Joey Vera

Fates Warning is one of my all-time favorite Prog Rock Bands. I’ve been a fan since 1991’s Parallels album. They really laid down the blueprint for complex prog metal in the late 80’s and early 90’s. They took a lot of risks, and it is an honor to work with Guitarist Jim Matheos and Bassist […]