Photographer Rodrigo Terco was out and about at two killer shows recently, and we just posted the massive galleries. First up, he saw Carcass, Crowbar, Ghoul & Night Demon tear the house down and then made it through Belphegor, Origin, Shining, Abigail Williams ripping their venues to shreds. Click on the respective links to see their galleries.
Metallica rocked the US Bank Stadium in Minneapolis this past Saturday and they brought Avenged Sevenfold and Volbeat with them. Our very own photographer Steve Thrasher was there to capture some awesome shots. Check out the gallery here.
All words and photos by Nathaniel C. Shannon I made my way to Philadelphia for the weekend to take part…
Metal Injection brought Meshuggah drummer Tomas Haake to Saint Vitus Bar in Brooklyn, NY for an exclusive listening party of the band's new album, The Violent Sleep Of Reason, two months before release. The album sounds incredible and any Meshuggah fan will appreciate it. Tomas was very friendly and social and posed for pictures with fans. Check out the entire gallery here.
Photographer Trevor Campbell was out at Syracuse's stop of the hottest metal tour of the summer – Slipknot, Marilyn Manson and Of Mice & Men and came back with over 100 awesome photos. Check out the entire gallery here.
Photographer Rodrigo Fredes was out at the New York City Summer Slaughter gig and came back with some killer shots. Unforunately, due to scheduling conflicts and the show starting early, Rodrigo was only able to capture some of the bands – so check out some cool shots of Cannibal Corpse, Nile, After the Burial, Revocation, Krisiun right here.
Gojira played a rare intimate gig at the 300-cap Saint Vitus venue in Greenpoint, New York City last week and teared it down to shreds. Photographer Rodrigo Terco was on hand, sweating it out, to capture some awesome shots of this memorable occasion. Check out the photos here.
Metal Injection photographer Rodrigo Terco headed down to Baltimore over Memorial Day weekend to capture some amazing shots at Maryland Deathfest, and came back with over 350 photos of bands like Mayhem, Paradise Lost, The Haunted, Venom and many more. Our favorite is the "People of MDF" gallery. View the entire collection here.
Photographer Robert Forte went on down to the Carolina Rebellion, and came back with a massive gallery of nearly 400 photos including the likes of Asking Alexandria, Avatar, Bring me the Horizon, Bullet for my Valentine, Deftones, Disturbed, Five Finger Death Punch, Ghost, Hellyeah, Lamb of God, Megadeth, Rob Zombie, Scorpions, SIXX A.M. View the entire gallery here.
Also featured: Fallujah and Disentomb
Our own Steve Thrasher was in attendance in Oakland, CA this weekend when James Hetfield hopped up on stage with Corrosion of Conformity, as well as Clutch and Lamb of God. Check out all the photos here.
Megadeth, Trivium, Five Finger Death Punch, Rob Zombie, Ghost… these are just some of the bands that played Welcome to Rockville and photographer Trevor Campbell was there and came back with over 600 (!) photos. Check out the gallery here.
Photographer Kris Therrian traveled to the Netherlands to experience this year's Roadburn Festival and came back with 125 images of all the insanity, including shots of Converge, Neurosis, Pentagram and more. View the entire gallery here.
There were two big shows last week, and photographer Rodrigo Fredes was there to capture them both. First, Avantasia sold out the Playstation Theater in Times Square and Rodrigo came back with over 80 photos. View them here. The next night, Dream Theater sold out Radio City Music Hall and crushed it. View those photos here.
It would be a bit harder to believe that Opeth have been kicking around the metal scene for a full 25 years now if they hadn't taken us on such a farflung journey during that quarter century, but this coffee table victory lap actually represents a long overdue career summation, showing the same care and craftsmanship in a biblio-visual sense that the band have become known for with their musical work.
Amon Amarth recently took over NYC's Playstation Theater and delivered quite a memorable show. Our very own Rodrigo Terco was there to capture some amazing shots of them and openers Entombed AD and Exmortus. View the entire gallery here.