Headbanger Face Rip – Chaos in Tejas: Municipal Waste, St. Vitus, Midnight, Toxic Holocaust, A Place to Bury Strangers, Ghoul @ RED RIVER CORRIDOR, 6/1-3/12

24 hours prior to starting Chaos in Tejas weekend I was on the red carpet in LA. Now we were surrounded by crust punkers, smelling something awful, covered in sweat, and getting spit on. Both types of events are ok in my life. I would spend the next three days and nights sweating it out […]

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The Bit: Melvins, UNSANE @ Mohawk, 4/19/12

Once upon a time, about an hour and a half away from here, there was a 13 year old girl who had a bedroom decorated with posters and magazine clippings of Kurt Cobain. Growing up in small town Texas in the early ’90s, the only music that made it down to me was what was […]

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Ain’t Fit To Live Here: Graveyard, Radio Moscow, Eagle Claw @ Mohawk, 1/25/12

Early that morning I was launched out of bed by thunder and lightning shaking everything around me. The flickering luminescence caused by the lightning cracking down was repeatedly followed by the thunder that shook me to my core as I thought a tornado was headed for me. Mother nature is a beast. But luckily she […]

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From Beyond: Sleep, Sub Oslo @ Mohawk, 9/10/10

I’ve always been fascinated with the concept of time. Not in a mathematical, scientific sense. Oh no, that would be far too cerebral for me. Just in terms of life and how we perceive it. Past, present, and future and the different ways we think about things when they lie behind or in front of […]

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