It's imperative that I remind you that the more people discover your band and your music or whatever project you have going - the more people have an opportunity to formulate an opinion. If negative comments and feedback are showing up, as hard as it is to see it this way, it's actually a good … Continue reading People are going to hate you – How to deal with negative feedback
Here's some advice for surviving the music business...
“A young kid inboxed me asking, "Dude, how do I become successful in the music industry?" and I wrote back, "I have no idea, dude? Maybe you could help me with that!!!". He wrote back, "Haha seriously" and I responded with this… First, try to succeed in life. That shit is way harder than the … Continue reading Amazing Music Industry Advice from Erik Baker of Concrete Entertainment
Update... it looks like the site has been taken down or something... We shall see... Holy mother of... I'm going to start a new series, here and now, entitled TALES FROM DEEP INTRENET. Mostly because it's always late at night when I'm browsing the insanity of the web that I discover the most random, … Continue reading TALES FROM DEEP INTRENET – PART 1
The first time I was made aware of this outrageous and mysterious character, was in a viral video entitled "Weird gamer guy". The video features E3 corespondent, Tessa Smash, interviewing... "Onyx the Fortuitous". A while later, I noticed another video surfacing, entitled "Weird satanist guy", in which a local news cast covers the story of a satanic statue unveiling, and a few of the attendees are interviewed. There he was again, in all his glory!
This band should be huge. Massive. I can't get enough of this. You can download this song for free on the new Swimming With Sharks Metal Compilation Volume 6 here: https://swimmingwithsharksrecords.bandcamp.com/album/swimming-with-sharks-metal-compilation-volume-6-the-best-metal-compilation-ever Tell me you don't think these guys are sexy. Swimming With Sharks Records will be releasing their 'The Fear We Create' EP VERY SOON.
Everywhere you look, there's some article with a title that reads something like, "The Top 50 Annoying Things That Local Bands Do" or "20 Things Your Band Should Never Do".
Since then the band has been hard at work writing, evolving, progressing... they have gone through a remarkable transformation in the past few years. You must hear it to believe it. Their newest album 'My Vaseline Diaries' is an incredible work of art. If you're into technical death metal, grindcore, and/or experimental metal then you're in for a real treat...
The kids pictured above are paying homage to Slipknot, Mushroomhead, Mudvayne, and Motograter. Actually, one of the kids featured above is somewhat of a celebrity in the Mushroomhead world, and has performed with the band several times.
This concert changed my entire life. The first big metal concert I ever went to... Pantera has been my favorite band ever since. Me and my best friend in high school, Brandon, drove 4 hours; from the middle-of-nowhere Texas (Lampasas) to Dallas, Texas to see this show. It was the ONE and ONLY time I got to see Pantera perform live. It was at that moment I realized what I wanted to do with my life.