Operation Mindcrime : Queensryche @ the Universal Amphitheater 02/19/2005

Studio City, CA – February 19, 2005 — It was another rainy night in Los Angeles. The recent thunderstorms continued and shook the city, but there is nothing quite like the thunderous applause of a loyal, supportive audience. Everyone braved the weather and came to pack the house at Universal Amphitheater for the evening’s heavily-anticipated …

HIM – May 4th, 5th & 6th, 2004

It was as though my soul had been preparing for something to happen. Something that would move me in ways that had not happened in a very long time. For several months preceding the arrival of the Finnish five-piece rock band, HIM, for their very first tour of the U.S ever, I was often distracted. …

Interview with Depswa

Depswa answers provided by, guitarist and backing vocalist, Dan Noonan. How does it feel to finally be touring with major label support? It is amazing! We are having a blast. We love meeting new people and reaching out to new fans who have never heard of us before. It is also great to see the …

OURS – Solo Acoustic Performance by Jimmy Gnecco at The Viper Room 9.25.02

Hollywood, Ca — It was mindblowing. Last night, I witnessed something so intimate and so revealing, so absolutely powerful and chilling and ultimately devastating that it is nearly impossible to express the way I am feeling in this afterglow. I've never seen someone open himself up so unabashedly. It was just Jimmy and his guitar. …

30SECONDSTOMARS – s/t – CD Review

Space Rock. The words conjure images of David Bowie wearing silver pants and elevator moon boots while strutting across an acrylic stage and singing about characters with monikers like “Major Tom” and “Ziggy Stardust“. If this is what you might be expecting from the polished and primed foursome called 30SECONDSTOMARS, you're generally on the right …

Elseworth Dragon – Plastic Superhero EP – CD Review

A group of edgy-looking young Goth boys with hungry eyes and sincere hearts that reside in the not-so-city parts of Los Angeles have been making beautiful music together. By a series of all too familiar near misses and coincidences that come with the territory when you're trying to put a band together; the right combination …