Everynight Charley’s Manhattan Beat: Megadeth, Bloc Party, Mutemath and More

Bloc Party/Irving Plaza/March 16, 2016

Rowland Kelechukwu Okereke, also known by the mononym Kele, was born to Nigerian parents in Liverpool, England, and grew up in London. In 1998, he became friends with Russell Lissack. A year later, while studying English Literature at college in London, Okereke met Lissack again …

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Megadeth: Th1rt3en

As one of the pioneers of thrash, Megadeth is a band that needs no introduction. They’ve traveled the world, sold-out venues everywhere, and are going to remain a powerhouse for as long as they continue to play. Their new disc, Th1rt3en, was released on Nov. 1 and it’s the …

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Interview with Scott Ian and Joey Belladonna of Anthrax: Back Where They Belong

Often regarded as one of the originators of the thrash metal genre, Anthrax has seemingly been getting more and more popular as the years go by. From touring across the globe to selling more than 10 million albums worldwide, it’s safe to say that Anthrax has done it all. And …

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Mayhem Festival @ Susquehanna Bank Center

CAMDEN, NJ—Metalheads reunite in the wake of Ozzfest, at this year’s Mayhem Festival, which was put together by Rock Star Energy Drink. Not since Ozzy last graced the stage in Ozzfest 2010 has there been such a collection of hair, tattoos, leather and music merchants coming together to see some …

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Interview with Dave Mustaine from Megadeth: Blessed And Forgiven

Megadeth has essentially done it all ever since singer/guitarist Dave Mustaine started the group following his unceremonious dismissal from Metallica. Since he formed Megadeth in 1983, Dave has become recognized throughout the world as one of the greatest musicians in all of heavy metal. A huge influence on the thrash …

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Guide To The 2011 Rockstar Energy Drink Mayhem Festival

It’s time again for the annual Rockstar Energy Drink Mayhem Festival to come to New Jersey. Each year, the festival gathers some of the biggest names in hard rock and metal and showcases them to thousands of fans at dates across the country. This year, the tour is headlined by …

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Summer Concert Guide: If You Only Go To 20 Shows This Summer…

Soundgarden

Prudential Center, Newark, NJ

July 8

One of the more interesting concerts this summer is the return of the Seattle grunge band Soundgarden. The group was of the most successful acts in the ‘90s until they decided to call it quits while still on top of the world. More …

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Interview with Steve Seabury, author of ‘Mosh Potatoes’: Cook Out With Your Book Out

Steve “Buckshot” Seabury has just cemented his metal legacy. Sure, as a player in bands like Moth Eater and Dirty Rig, he’s rocked for years, and as a band manager and label head he’s ignited and rejuvenated careers of metal legends and newcomers alike, but Mosh Potatoes? Well, that’s …

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Fall Concert Guide 2010: SlegaDeth, X Japan, Campell/Lanegan, Black Crowes, MMJ, CMJ, High On Fire, Interpol, Dimmu/Enslaved and Ozzy/Halford

Slayer/Megadeth/Anthrax

Oct. 8

Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum

What’s more fun than yelling “SLAAAYYYYEEEERRRRR?” Nothing. Not even yelling, “FREEE BIIRRDDD.” And surely, one of the best parts about going to see American Carnage is that no one fewer people will think you’re a total ass for doing it. There’s also the …

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