Banner Pilot: Souvenir

Formed in Minnesota in 2005, Banner Pilot came together out of the ashes of an array of disbanded musical projects, most notably Rivethead, which founding members guitarist/vocalist Nick Johnson and bassist Nate Gangelhoff were previously a part of. Their latest release, Souvenir, marks the band’s fourth album, and third …

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An Interview with Whitechapel: Waging The War

Knoxville’s own Whitechapel have taken the metal world by storm since the debut of their first album, The Somatic Defilement, in 2007. Seven years and four records later—most recently Our Endless War, the band’s latest album which dropped in April—they show no signs of slowing down, with a …

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Ships Have Sailed: Someday

Beginning as a solo project by the Los Angeles-based musician Will Carpenter, Ships Have Sailed serves as the artist’s creative outlet, an alternative to his main gig as the lead guitarist for rock-infused hip-hop band 7Lions. Someday is Ships Have Sailed’s first release, and serves as a prelude to a …

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The Aquarian Weekly’s 2014 Summer Concert Guide

As Summer 2014 rapidly approaches, so does the summer concert season in New Jersey and New York. Major tours coming through the area this year boast some of today’s top pop stars, metal acts and classic rock artists that are sure to please. The Aquarian Weekly has compiled a list …

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Videoing: Treasure House

After experimental rock band Single Frame (Ashtray) dispersed in the late ’00s, former members Adreon Henry and Brendan Reilly teamed up to create Videoing. Welcoming artist Jen Bradley as vocalist, the trio began producing music for commercials, webisodes, and other viral outlets before debuting with their first official LP in …

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An Interview with Rob Caggiano from Volbeat: A Change Of Pace

Since their formation in 2001, Danish metal band Volbeat have faced their fair share of member changes. Although they had a slew of revolving guitarists over the past several years, the trio has found the perfect fit with producer Rob Caggiano, former longtime guitarist of legendary thrash band Anthrax as …

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Glen Burtnik’s Summer Of Love: A Night of Nostalgia

After the success of last year’s inaugural performance, Glen Burtnik’s Summer Of Love Concert returns just in time to commemorate the 45th anniversary of the legendary and groundbreaking Woodstock Festival. The celebration, which will be held May 10 at the Shea Center For Performing Arts at William Paterson University in …

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Interview with Sevendust: Traveling Through The Ages

In the two decades since their formation, metal veterans Sevendust have not shied away from the evolving music industry. Using the ever-growing trend of crowd-funding to finance their 10th studio album (and their first that is completely acoustic), Time Travelers & Bonfires, they reached their monetary goal within just …

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Preston Lovinggood: Shadow Songs

Formerly of the Alabama cult band Wild Sweet Orange, Preston Lovinggood is no stranger to music. Though he stayed relatively under the radar in the couple years that followed his former band’s breakup, he returned with new material last February with his solo debut, Sun Songs, which was followed …

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The Winery Dogs: Lucky Dogs

Although they formed in 2012, the Brooklyn-based classic rock trio The Winery Dogs are not newcomers to music—vocalist/guitarist Richie Kotzen is formerly of Poison, drummer Mike Portnoy co-founded Dream Theater, and bassist Billy Sheehan has worked with Mr. Big and David Lee Roth. The supergroup released their full-length, self-titled debut …

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