Kerrang! Awards – the filth, the vomit, and the ass-grabs

May 29, 2014
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Kerrang! Awards – the filth, the vomit, and the ass-grabs

In 1999, my career kicked off when I started writing for Kerrang! Magazine in England. I had been reading the heavy metal Bible since the early ’90s, and I was ecstatic when then-Deputy Editor Paul Rees liked a live review of the Toilet Boys that I had submitted. My first paid assignment was a...
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The Sights Tour Diary Entry No. 41: Was So Much Younger Then…

October 30, 2012
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The Sights Tour Diary Entry No. 41:  Was So Much Younger Then…

After our Stonehenge trip in the early afternoon we made our way north to the island where Lemmy from Motorhead (and Hawkwind) was born. I forget the name of it, but it is in Wales. We checked into the room and since it was Friday night, we went out for a pint. Ben, Kyle,...
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The Sights Tour Diary No. 8: Baranek Bumps into an Ex on Sunset Strip; Talks Drunks and Wormholes; Sights Hit D-day, ROCK Thousands

May 26, 2012
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The Sights Tour Diary No. 8: Baranek Bumps into an Ex on Sunset Strip; Talks Drunks and Wormholes; Sights Hit D-day, ROCK Thousands

Between the palace and the alley Alright, it’s not like I’ve been purposely neglecting my diary duties. I just, y’know, got busy. I’d like to get current, let’s see how current we can get. So we played the Whisky Tuesday night and it went very well. Before the gig we went to Lemmy‘s office, the...
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Megadeth & Motorhead @ The Palace – Setlist, Recap, Videos & Photos

February 17, 2012
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Hitting Detroit on the most recent mega-metal tour, Gigantour came to The Palace of Auburn Hills late last week on February 9th. Headlining was Megadeth, who fronted by Dave Mustaine closed out the evening with a roughly hour long set complete with a somewhat incoherent mini political rant from Mustaine.  Megadeth played through a...
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