Updates - articles


Articles
A Hundred Albums? Part 6

Hi everyone!

This sixth article... Well, it's way late. But November is NaNoWriMo month after all, and as it was my first take in partaking in this world writing challenge, it came first. But I did it, and so we can come back to our original schedule .

Read more ››
Posted: 28.11.2017 by Darkside Momo | Comments (15)

Articles
Days Of Darkness 2017, Day 2

In case you missed the coverage of the first day of the festival, my write-up of Saturday the 28th is right here.

DAY TWO: ARMY OF DARKNESS

As scheduled, I inexplicably woke up during the morning hours, went to church, and informed the Vatican about the inappropriate Halloween costumes that had been spotted in the area the previous night. Afterwards, I returned home, realized that somebody had elbowed me very sharply in the back during the previous evening, and began a week of stunning back pain. Fortunately, I would soon be too occupied to notice; having begun Saturday with Evil Dead II, it seemed our only option was to continue with Army of Darkness. Once again, my concert companion and I had deemed it prudent to trim the festival around the edges, intending to arrive late and leave early like only the most fashionable of customers.

Read more ››
Posted: 19.11.2017 by ScreamingSteelUS | Comments (6)

Articles
Days Of Darkness 2017, Day 1

In 2017, the organizers of Maryland Death Fest branched out yet again and instituted another large gathering of very loud bands and the sweaty, unruly doofuses who listen to them: Days of Darkness Festival, a two-day event held at Rams Head Live, one of the main hosts of MDF every year. Despite being from Maryland, I have never attended Maryland Death Fest, unless unintentionally watching Candlemass from behind a chain-link fence across the parking lot counts; in fact, while I have attended individual days of festivals on a few occasions, until now, I had never ascended to that upper tier of concertgoer that includes so many of our other Metal Storm staffers: that of the more-than-one-day-festival-goer.

Read more ››
Posted: 04.11.2017 by ScreamingSteelUS | Comments (8)