DieFast at the Viper Room

DieFast in the toilet at the Viper Room

  It was one of those lazy nights but I hauled myself down to the Sunset Strip in West Hollywood for a late night photo assignment with my friend’s band DieFast (Junker owner Tod Waters), at the Viper Room. As expected it was loud and gnarly as all can be. The band was working with a split lineup of original members, returning members and a fill in on guitar from Chris of Beasto Blanco. Fast and loud rocknroll permeated the walls of the Johnny Depp owned establishment like it was…

10 Things You Didn’t Know About Faith No More’s ‘Angel Dust’

faith no more angel dust album

It’s hard to believe that it’s been a quarter-century since Faith No More dropped the giant WTF bomb known as Angel Dust on an unsuspecting world, but this June 8th does indeed mark the controversial and influential album’s 25th anniversary. Source: 10 Things You Didn’t Know About Faith No More’s ‘Angel Dust’ | Revolvermag

Telekinetic Yeti: Stoned and Feathered

Telekinetic Yeti outdoors with Orange Amps

  There seems to be a never-ending supply of stoner/doom/metal on YouTube these days. This afternoon I stumbled across Telekinetic Yeti from Iowa. The band has popped up a few times in my YouTube feed recently, but today I took a chance on rock and was rewarded for my effort. Apparently, the band’s first album Abominable was released through Bandcamp.com on March 17, 2017. Do yourself a favor and check it out ASAP.   It seems that the two member band idea has really struck a chord with me lately,…