• Backhand

    Backhand

    Through the Turbulence (Melodic Revolution Records). Review by Michelle Wilson.

  • Thrice

    Thrice

    Thrice takes a victory lap before a planned hiatus, to say “goodbye” to 14 years worth of fans on their Farewell Tour. Jen Cray enjoys their bittersweet (final?) Orlando date.

  • Billy Idol

    Billy Idol

    One of the eighties’ biggest icons is back – Billy Idol is on tour, and Ink 19 was there to witness the U.S. leg’s first show. Steve Stav attempts to bridge his Idol-worshipping teenage years with the 21st century in his riff-by-riff review.

  • Between the Buried & Me

    Between the Buried & Me

    Progressive metalcore masters Between the Buried & Me surprised everyone when their Orlando show sold out in advance, leaving many fans scrambling the streets begging for tickets. Jen Cray squeezed inside for a surprisingly friendly evening of new metal.

  • Fair To Midland

    Fair To Midland

    Fair To Midland are blessed, and cursed, with the title “the first band to be signed to Serj Tankian’s label.” Jen Cray sat down with vocalist Darroh Sudderth and keyboardist Matt Langley outside of Orlando’s House of Blues just before the second night of their first ever major tour.

  • Fair To Midland

    Fair To Midland

    The Drawn and Quartered EP (Serjical Strike). Review by Jen Cray.

  • Without Face

    Astronomicon (Earache). Review by Daniel Mitchell.

  • Dream Theater

    Six Degrees Of Inner Turbulence (Elektra). Review by Gail Worley.

  • Few Left Standing

    Wormwood (Solid State). Review by Stein Haukland. ,

  • Transatlantic

    Bridge Across Forever (Metal Blade). Review by David Lee Beowulf.

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