Prong & Powerflo West Coast Mini-Tour Announced

Prong, Powerflo (Cypress Hill, Biohazard, etc.) announce a West Coast mini-tour together for the spring:

03/29 Phoenix, AZ – Club Red
03/30 Fullerton, CA – Slidebar
04/02 San Jose, CA – The Ritz
04/03 Seattle, WA – Studio Seven
04/04 Portland, OR – Hawthorne Theater
04/07 Las Vegas, NV – Backstage Bar
04/08 San Diego, CA – Brick By Brick

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Rob Zombie Hosting Battle Of The Bands For “The Great American Nightmare”

Fullerton, California’s The Slidebar has partnered with Rob Zombie’s Great American Nightmare to host a battle of the bands live local music showcase this September and October.

Unsigned talent will compete for a chance to play the Monster Energy Main Stage on one night of Rob Zombie’s Great American Nightmare.

The live music showcase nights for Rob Zombie’s Great American Nightmare Battle Of The Bands will begin with preliminaries at Slidebar on September 9th, 16th, 23rd, and 25th, and will culminate with the four finalists competing on October 6th.

One winner will earn the honor of performing on the Monster Energy Main Stage at Rob Zombie’s Great American Nightmare. The performance date for the winning band will be announced at the final battle at Slidebar on October 6th.

To enter the competition, bands should email slidebarvenuebooking@yahoo.com by September 13th, 2013. Each entry should include: Band Name, Genre, Facebook Page, Twitter, Contact Name, and Contact Email. Bands will be chosen from these entries to perform at the weekly battles, each featuring five bands. Also visit the SlideBLOG at this location for more details.

Rob Zombie’s Great American Nightmare will feature 15 nights of music, culminating with a November 2nd headlining performance by Rob Zombie himself. The Halloween music and horror event will be held every Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday from October 10th – November 2nd at FEARPlex in Pomona, just outside Los Angeles.

This bone-chilling experience will combine advanced haunted house attractions with a music festival from top artists in the realms of hard rock/metal, rock alternative, EDM, and Latin music.

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Video Footage From Robb Flynn’s Acoustic Show Posted Online

Footage from the first of Machine Head frontman Robb Flynn’s acoustic performances surrounding his NAMM appearance has surfaced. The following videos were taken at On The Rox in Hollywood on Monday, January 21st:

“The Burning Red”

“Descend The Shades Of Night”

“Die Young” (Black Sabbath cover)

“Davidian”

Robb’s remaining acoustic performances include the following:

Wed Jan 23rd: Mission Tobacco Lounge, Riverside, CA
Thu Jan 24th: Brick By Brick, San Diego, CA
Fri Jan 25th: NAMM
Sat Jan 26th: The Slidebar Rock-N-Roll Kitchen, Fullerton, CA

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Silence The Messenger Announces New U.S. Tour Dates With The Devastated

Silence the Messenger will be heading out on the “In Disgust We Trust” tour with The Devastated later this month. The tour poster can be viewed at this location and the dates are as follows:

Apr 15 Brick By Brick – San Diego, CA
Apr 16 Slidebar – Fullerton, CA
Apr 18 El Corazon – Seattle, WA
Apr 19 Hells Kitchen – Tacoma, WA
Apr 21 The Basement – Ogden, UT
Apr 22 South Moe’s – Englewood, CO
Apr 24 The Alley – Reno, NV
Apr 26 Red House – Walnut Creek, CA
Apr 27 The Refuge – Cupertino, CA
Apr 28 The Sanctuary – North Las Vegas, NV
Apr 29 Chasers – Scottsdale, AZ

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