Danny V.

Your Punk Rock Christmas Song Guide

If you are anything like me, this time of year comes with some mixed emotions. I LOVE Christmas, lights, food, presents, family and friends are the best ever. However, everywhere you go, the same FIVE songs play in every store. Don't get me wrong, I like Christmas carols as much as the next person...
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Warped Tour 2010

5 Songs to Mourn Warped Tour

Alright, a couple of weeks ago, we got the news that the longest running punk rock summer camp was coming to an end. And all of the millennials of my generation were heart broken. It's a tour we grew up with, and now that they are doing away with the cross country tour aspect of Warped, a lot of us...
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Gene Simmons and a Pumpkin

Something about ROCK music and Halloween just go together right? I mean the two just seem to go hand and hand. When I think of Halloween I love to create a playlist and the first bands that come to mind . . . Rob Zombie, The Misfits, Marilyn Manson . . . and KISS! But more on that later, (next week...
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Rock Blog: An Old Man Rocking Out to Metallica

There are two thigs about this blog post that we need to pay attention too. #1) This old man rocks. and #2) How do we rock this hard when we get to be that old? Video of Old man is having fun under metallica Seriously, this guy rocks. Just goes to prove the power of music, and how there are no...
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Rock Blog: Rancid and the Dropkick Murphys are touring!

Rancid and Dropkick Murphys announced a co-headlining tour this morning and it's EPIC! It's been tough to keep this one a secret. Very excited to spend the summer out on the road with @dropkickmurphys and lots of other old friends. Tickets on sale Friday. Tag a friend! See ya in the pit! #...
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ROCK BLOG: AVENGED SEVENFOLD HAS A FANCLUB

The first time I saw Avenged Sevenfold was in 2003, on a Van's Warped Tour sidestage. And let me tell you, they brought down the house. Well technically it was a big open field, but if you have ever seen A7X live, you know what I mean. And if you don't, check out this video from that exact tour:...
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Rock Blog: Metallica IS Rock

When I first heard that Metallica was coming to Seattle on August 9th, I promptly screamed like a little girl and did a happy dance. I know, not that “rock” of me, but seriously, this is such gigantic news in the rock world especially after listening to Hardwired… to Self Destruct in its entirety...
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Rock Blog: Joey Jordison Never Really Quit Slipknot?

When I read this headline, I was thinking the same thing as you . . . “THEN WHY ISN’T JOEY STILL THE DRUMMER?!” I, like most of you, love original line ups of bands instead of hybrids. Something about seeing the band in their “true, original” form just holds a kind of magic to us as listeners. And...
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Rock Blog: Green Day is Coming to the PNW!

What’s better than Christmas morning for a pop-punk kid? When Green Day announce that they are coming to town on tour for their newest release “Revolution Radio” of course! That’s right, Green Day have announced they’re coming to the great PNW on August 1st, kicking off the summer leg of their...
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Rock Blog: Metallica... Goes Shopping?

If you’re like me, last time you ran out of food and absolutely needed to go to the grocery store, you groaned and complained as you put your shoes on, and trucked outside in the cold to make a quick run to get some more frozen pizza and 6-pack of Men’s Room Original Red. Well, next time you have...
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