Nothing like catching a show of one of your favorite bands while on vacation, eh? The Damned put on an absolutely killer performance in Portland's McMenamins Crystal Ballroom.
This was my first time attending a show at Diamondz Event Center, a venue's whose capacity is just under 300. There were perhaps about 220 people there on Saturday night. I have to give it up for the sound system and mixing there. Death metal can easily sound muddled in a live setting, but the sound here was truly excellent.
The progressive metal veterans took the stage in NYC with an exciting energy around them, delivering a strong set that highlighted a number of tracks off their new album, Automata I.
Reverend Horton Heat killed it on Tuesday, March 13, 2018 at Whiskey Jacques. The band and the crowd was high energy the whole performance as the Rev. et. al. blew through a slew of great songs, such as "Surf's Up," "Bales of Cocaine," and of course, "Psychobilly Freakout." It's cool that they come through to …