Into the Painted Grey: Agalloch, TAURUS @ Red 7, 8/5/12

Into the Painted Grey: Agalloch, TAURUS @ Red 7, 8/5/12

“To vertical depths Above the stars For when I die, The universe will die with me and all will be lost, forever gone Where am I?” ~Into the Painted Grey, Agalloch For the past two years, I’ve lived in a persistent state of saying goodbye. It’s a strange space to exist within. So, to kick […]

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 Red Days: Landmine Marathon, Night Seige @ Red 7, 6/9/12

Red Days: Landmine Marathon, Night Seige @ Red 7, 6/9/12

It was ROT Rally weekend in Austin, and as the loud roar of bikes could be heard across downtown…none of those sounds could compare to the growl coming from within Red 7. In a weekend where my body detracted from months of pushing itself to it’s limits, and reflecting on all that had occurred, I […]

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 Eyes of Madness: Tragedy, Screaming Females @ Red 7, 5/4/12

Eyes of Madness: Tragedy, Screaming Females @ Red 7, 5/4/12

If a full moon makes people crazy, a supermoon makes people completely mental. I could sense this on my walk from home to venue, the streets already peppered with wasted youth. Added to full moon fever was the fact that this felt like the first truly hot day of the year….and it was humid. So […]

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 Running In Circles: Russian Circles, The Roller @ Red 7, 12/31/11

Running In Circles: Russian Circles, The Roller @ Red 7, 12/31/11

I loathe New Year’s. But when in good company of both bands and friends, I discovered that it can be alright. Dinner ran late, and we had to navigate the horrifying crime scene that Sixth Street was quickly becoming. It was swiftly approaching midnight, and I swore that if I was stuck between douchebags and […]

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High/Low: The Roller, Fiend Without A Face @ Red 7, 1/8/11

There have been many times in this space where I have lamented the fact that my life is a rollercoaster; a series of highs and lows with little in between. The highs and lows in my life go beyond good times/bad times…but can also describe the sort of multiple personalities I have. I can start […]

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