EXIT 111 FESTIVAL 2019: Friday [Review & Photo Gallery]

One of the most anticipated music festivals of the summer and fall since its announcement in early April, the first ever Exit 111 Festival, planted its rock n’ roll roots deep in the farm that Bonnaroo made iconic just south of Nashville, Tennessee. The three-day experience which took place from Friday, October, 11th, through Sunday, October 13th at Great Stage Park in Manchester, Tennessee, featured a monster musical lineup including Guns N’ Roses, Def Leppard, Lynyrd Skynyrd, Slayer, Killswitch Engage, Anthrax, ZZ Top, Ghost, Mastodon, Deftones, Coheed and Cambria, Lamb of God, and many more. In addition to the top-notch musical roster, Exit 111 featured The Paranormal Cirque, a world of combined theatre, circus, and cabaret presented by Cirque Italia; The Red Bull Freestyle Motocross Experience, showcasing the insane talents of some of the best freestyle motocross riders in the world; the Mega Sports Bar, offering everything from college football and the NFL to baseball and hockey games in the biggest damn sports bar you’ve ever seen; and the Exit 111 Car Show, the first ever all makes, all models car show, free to all Exit 111 ticket-holders. Continue reading

William DuVall Speaks On Giraffe Tongue Orchestra “That Album Was Terribly Underserved By Our Lack Of Performances”

William DuVall has played in a lot of bands, spanning various genres and decades, but most became aware of him as he became the new frontman of legendary rock act Alice In Chains when they announced their comeback after going on a hiatus following the death of their original vocalist, Layne Staley.  DuVall had some mighty big shoes to fill, but anyone who remembered William from his time in Comes With The Fall opening for Jerry Cantrell on his Degradation Trip tours in the early 2000’s, this wasn’t as much of a shock.  DuVall’s got an impressive vocal range, and is a solid guitar player in his own right, all of these things are on full display in his first solo album, the bare bones, One Alone, album released in mid 2019. Continue reading

Review: JINJER – Macro [Album Stream]

Formed less than 10 years ago, the (as their biog describes them) “four-piece Progressive Groove metal wrecking machine known as Jinjer” have produced some cracking albums, including ‘Cloud Factory’ and ‘King of Everything’. Hailing from Donetsk, this Ukrainian band found their top gear with the addition of the versatile and charismatic vocalist Tatiana Shmailyuk in 2010.

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P.O.D., ALIEN ANT FARM & DEAD GIRLS ACADEMY Kick Off European Tour!

 

San Diego rock quartet P.O.D. prepare to embark on the European tour, starting this month log tour that kicks off on October 23rd. The tour is in support of their recently released album ‘Circles’ via Mascot Records. Alternative rock veterans Alien Ant Farm will be joining them along with special guests Dead Girls Academy. The tour will make stops in 18 different countries.  Continue reading

Dropkick Murphys On New Album “We’ve Got A Couple Songs That Are Like Pretty Ready To Go”

Celtic-American punk rock band Dropkick Murphys formed in 1996 in Boston, Massachusetts. Originally the band just jammed for fun with a goal of blending the music they grew up with which included punk rock, Irish folk, rock and hardcore. It seems like a mess of genres to mix together but the sextet has created a genre all to themselves. Their band includes an array of different instruments that you won’t find on stage at a normal rock or hardcore show. Those include accordion, bagpipes, mandolin, bouzouki, keyboard, bodhran, piano, banjo, harmonica, tin whistle and then of course your everyday hard rocking guitar, bass, and drums. It helps that both Tim Brennan and Jeff DaRosa are multi-instrumentalists and can play 7 or more instruments each. In the bands storied career they have released 9 studio albums. The band’s first 5 albums were all released via independent punk record label Hellcat Records. Since 2007 the band has released everything on their own imprint label, Born & Bred via Alternative Distribution Alliance. Dropkick Murphys biggest hit thus far is “I’m Shipping Up to Boston.” The track was featured on the start studded 2006 Academy Award-winning movie The Departed, and went on to become a Platinum-selling single. Dropkick Murphys is most well known for their super energetic live shows and are beloved in the city of Boston for their St. Patrick Day performances and their charity work in their local communities. The band’s charity The Claddagh Fund was founded by bassist and vocalist Ken Casey. Their mission statement states “The Claddagh Fund honors the three attributes of the Claddagh Ring: Friendship, Love & Loyalty. Our mission is to raise money for the most underfunded non-profit organizations that support the vulnerable populations in our communities.” For more information about the Claddagh Fund you can visit their website here. The band just wrapped up their headlining tour with support from Clutch, Hatebreed and Amigo The Devil. The band has been touring in support of their 2017 album “11 Short Stories of Pain & Glory.” Continue reading

How to choose essay writing service properly!

How to choose essay writing service properly!

The idea of writing an essay has been a challenge for most students. The good news is that there are plenty of essay writing services that have reduced such burden from students. All that you need to do is to carefully select the service that you intend to use for the essay writing services. If you choose the wrong service, you might end up losing your money or getting a poorly written essay. You are seeking to improve your grade and not to lower it. Below are some of the tips that you can use in order to choose the best essay writing service properly.

    • Search the internet and ask friends for reliable services

Searching for the right essay writing service is not an easy task, and it would require a lot of effort to avoid being frauded. The best way to go about it is by searching the internet to identify some of the available essay writing services. Once you have identified a couple of them, it is your role to determine the best and legit essay writing service. Another option would be asking for recommendations from friends who might have to use the essay writing services in the past. Cody Rhodes a learning specialist at essayzoo.org point out that the best custom writing service has positive feedback indicated on their websites. Such reviews help in choosing the best service in the market.

    • Don’t go cheap

You might have heard about the phrase that cheap is expensive. We understand that students have strict budgets that they ought to follow for them to be able to manage their finance. This does not mean that they should choose the cheapest essay writing service. The chances are high that using such cheap services will result in you having a poorly written essay. Hence, you will not only lose your money, but you will have wasted valuable time that you could have spent in doing the assignment. The best online writing service allows students to order essays at reasonable prices. Whenever a cheap service pops up on your screen, think twice before using their services.

    • Ensure they can write any style of essay

You want to ensure that the chosen service has competent writers that can write an essay in any style. The knowledge of writing styles is an indication that the writers have experience and knowledge in the custom-writing field. Hence, you can trust them to carry out research and do the custom essay writing on your behalf. The style of an essay contributes to the overall grade of a particular course, and therefore, if the writer does not include the right style, then you might end up scoring a low grade. You might not be knowing how to use various writing styles, and in such a case, you will need a writer who is able to do that for you.

    • Ensure they offer 24/7 customer service

When seeking essay writing help, it is necessary to ensure that their customer services are always available. This would be convenient for you to reach out to them at any time that you feel like presenting a complaint about an essay that they delivered to you. In addition, you might be caught up in a situation where you forgot about the deadline for a particular assignment only to remember when it’s a few hours away. In such a situation, you will need urgent help from the essay writing service. Therefore, if they are not a 24/7 service, then you will have to do the essay by yourself. This means that you should find a service that is always available to ensure that you can rely on them at any given time.

    • Do they offer free revisions?

Are you worried about the quality of the paper that the writer might provide you with? The good news is that some of the essay writing services allow their writers to revise the essay for free. Therefore, when looking for the best service, this is one of the main features that you should be looking for. You need to be sure that the service will provide you the necessary help until you are fully satisfied with the essay. If the service does not have free revisions, then you might end up not having a value for your money. In addition, you need to find out about the conditions for the free revisions and ensure that you can comply without complaining. Travis Meade a copy editor from EssayWritingService argue that the best essays are those revised several times to ensure that they are free from spelling and grammatical mistakes.

    • What are their guarantees

There are plenty of college papers for sale out there, and it is upon you to purchase one from the most trusted services possible. Hence, you need to find out the guarantees of such services before you commit to using their services. Among the most common guarantees of most of the service is the confidentiality of your information. I am sure you do not want your information displayed on the internet that you purchased a paper. As well, other services guarantee a good quality essay from their experts. They claim that their writers are native English speakers, and this would be an added advantage since such a writer will be able to write a good quality essay.  In addition, efficiency, good customer service, and honesty are some of the guarantees that you should be looking for. The pre-written essays for sale have to conform to the guarantees offered by the essay writing service.

    • Pick the most acceptable offer

Other than choosing the best essay writing service, it is necessary to consider your budget and in turn, pick the most acceptable offer. This will enable you to get a value for your money when looking for an essay for sale. Picking the most acceptable offer comes after evaluating some of the features being offered by the service. For instance, you need to consider free revisions, quality essays, reliable customer service, honesty, and efficacy of the writers. Such features will be a guarantee that picking the best offer will offer you value for your money.

Concisely, the above steps are a sure guide on how to successfully choose the best essay writing service in the market. Given the current advancements in technology, there are high chances of being frauded your money on the internet. That’s why you need to carefully select the essay writing service that you intend to use. It is always best to get a recommendation from a friend if you can’t seem to find a reliable essay writing service. This way, you will not have to worry about losing your money.

Author Bio
Cody Rhodes is a learning specialist at Essayzoo.org, he designs and delivers learning initiatives (both in class and online) for a global and internal audience. He is responsible for on-going development, delivery and maintenance of training. He has the ability to manage competing priorities to execute on time-sensitive deliverables within a changing environment. He contributes in continually improving team’s processes and standards and works as a member of the team to assist with team initiatives.

LOUDER THAN LIFE 2019: Friday [Review & Photo Gallery]

After being forced into a flood-induced sabbatical last year, LOUDER THAN LIFE 2019 roared back to life the last weekend of September. Over 50 artists and nearly 130,000 fans descended on Louisville, Kentucky’s Fair and Exposition Center, making Derby City the undisputed capital of the hard rock world (for at least a couple days). Your intrepid METAL NEXUS away team braved the teeming throngs and the suffocatingly oppressive heat, chasing slivers of shade while soaking in the sights and sounds in order to bring you these dispatches from the front lines of the biggest rock festival in America. Continue reading

AFTERSHOCK: Friday [Review & Photo Gallery]

Following a sold-out crowd of 60,000 last year, the Aftershock Festival expanded to three full days for 2019 with attendance reaching an unheard of 97,500 this year. The eighth annual edition of the Northern California rock festival, produced by Danny Wimmer Presents, took place on Friday October 11th, Saturday, October 12th, and Sunday, October 13th at Sacramento’s Discovery Park. The massive lineup of over 50 bands was headlined by Tool, who debuted music from their chart-topping new album ‘Fear Inoculum.’ blink-182, who headlined the second night, made their Danny Wimmer Presents debut in support of their new album ‘Nine.’ Slipknot, whose new release ‘We Are Not Your Kind’ has been burning up the Billboard 200 album chart, headlined day one. Continue reading