Last night San Diego Harley-Davidson had their Bike Night and as advertised they provided food, beverages, live music from Wang Dang Daddies and ahem, a twerk contest. As can be expected, there was also a show in the streets with the likes of dyna riders and wheelie lovers. We’re not sure if there were more Read More
Camping, skateboarding, hiking, exploring and adventures are more exciting when a motorcycle is involved. I was fortunate to attend the International Press Launch held in Palm Springs, CA this December which was a tasteful experience from the initial greet to the last mile. This was the first of 4 International Press Launches for the Scrambler Read More
Q&A with Danny Martinez(DM Surfboards).
The Clearest Way Into The Universe Is Through A Forest Wilderness – John Muir Music of the slightest tranquility will put most of us to sleep, but when it’s this cinematic, when it’s this creative and this good, sleeping is the last outcome after impression. Magic Mountain Band is the second group in a row Read More
Lookout For The Fuzz…Down Under. Let us not confuse Child with the other bands of the same name or conversions of the word “child” and “band” because there are many. And they scatter from Seattle to the UK. This “Child” band is from Melbourne, Australia and formed in 2012 with Mathais Northway(guitar/vocals), Jayden Ensor(bass), and Read More
Dutch Band Brings Dutch Lighting Doom Bong Breaker, one of Holland’s best doom start-ups, has released their first full-length album last month following their demo dropped in 2012. Their sound is carried by clean vocals over loose hills of thoughtful riffs and percussion. Upon first listen, I was reminded of Fu Manchu and Nebula, only Read More
Heavy Residents of Chiraq Starting off with a personal quote from Charles Manson usually isn’t how you win over a crowd but luckily for us, a riff as heavy as his sentence follows the quote. I found myself replaying track one simply just to hear the quote. Mount Salem is a female lead Doom Rock Read More
Tower Bar in City heights held a late premiere for Heroin’s ‘Video Nasty’ followed by Spacewax last Thursday. Spacewax is a heavy rock group from SD with members Johnny Nevada, Jordan Tirpok, and Connor Getzlaf. Nevada and Tirpok’s previous groups include Cervix, Let Em Rot, Hammerkill, and PC DeathSquad.
Weedeater played Soda Bar last Monday and f**d our ear drums ruthless. My ears rang the entire ride home and carried through to the morning. The line up has been recently altered as their drummer Keko left the band and Travis Owen (Whores.) filled in for their tour with “Dixie” Dave Collins and Dave Shepard. Read More
Dopelord brings weighted bluesy doom in its best form. From across the pond, Poland is making a lot of noise. In 2010, Dopelord formed in Lublin and debuted their first full-length album in 2012, Magick Rites. The northern areas of Europe are known for some of the darkest and heaviest metal to hit the underground Read More