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Alison Toon
Killswitch Engage, the Incarnate tour, and a full metal house

Apr 9, 2016
Killswitch Engage, the Incarnate tour, and a full metal house

Killswitch Engage, Ace of Spades, SacramentoThursday evening in Sacramento, and the doors open at 5.30 p.m. Despite the early after-work hour, the venue is filling rapidly for the sold-out Killswitch Engage show, Openers Toothgrinder from New Jersey qu...

Alison Toon
NorCal Tattoo and Music Festival begins today!

Apr 8, 2016
NorCal Tattoo and Music Festival begins today!

Detail of backSee some beautiful ink, get a tattoo, listen to music... good way to spend the weekend. It's all happening at NorCal Tattoo and Music Festival, and CalExpo, the site of California State Fair. Take the entrance on Exposition Blv and head t...

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Alison Toon
San Francisco’s Outside Lands festival lineup… you have to see this!!!

Apr 5, 2016
San Francisco’s Outside Lands festival lineup… you have to see this!!!

This is the lineup as posted today, 5th April. Subject to additions and change and... wow, do I really, really see Radiohead????Tickets here: http://www.sfoutsidelands.com/ticketsDates: August 5th to 7thPlace:  San Francisco!!!Find all the in...

Sierra FoodWineArt Magazine
Boz Scaggs performs at WorldFest in Grass Valley on July 17

Boz Scaggs performs at WorldFest in Grass Valley on July 17

Rock/blues icon Boz Scaggs will close out the 20th anniversary presentation of the four-day California WorldFest music festival on Sunday, July 17 at the Nevada County fairgrounds in Grass Valley. Festival producer Julie Baker says, “We were looking for the perfect way to wrap up the diverse lineup we’ve assembled for this year’s WorldFest and...

Sierra FoodWineArt Magazine
Boz Scaggs performs at WorldFest in Grass Valley on July 17

Boz Scaggs performs at WorldFest in Grass Valley on July 17

Rock/blues icon Boz Scaggs will close out the 20th anniversary presentation of the four-day California WorldFest music festival on Sunday, July 17 at the Nevada County fairgrounds in Grass Valley. Festival producer Julie Baker says, “We were looking for the perfect way to wrap up the diverse lineup we’ve assembled for this year’s WorldFest and...

Sierra FoodWineArt Magazine
Boz Scaggs performs at WorldFest in Grass Valley on July 17

Boz Scaggs performs at WorldFest in Grass Valley on July 17

Rock/blues icon Boz Scaggs will close out the 20th anniversary presentation of the four-day California WorldFest music festival on Sunday, July 17 at the Nevada County fairgrounds in Grass Valley. Festival producer Julie Baker says, “We were looking for the perfect way to wrap up the diverse lineup we’ve assembled for this year’s WorldFest and...

Alison Toon
Devour The Day, Ace of Spades, with Pop Evil

Mar 28, 2016
Devour The Day, Ace of Spades, with Pop Evil

Blake Allison, Devour The DayThe alternative/rock foursome from Memphis, Tennessee, were main support for Pop Evil at the Ace of Spades last week. Before the show, I was still rather unfamiliar with their music, despite having enjoyed their set support...

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Alison Toon
Photogallery: August Burns Red

Mar 26, 2016
Photogallery: August Burns Red

August Burns Red, Ace of Spades, SacramentoCo-headlining the tour with Between The Buried And Me, August Burned Red rocked the Ace of Spades on Tuesday evening. Melodic-progressive-metalcore, screaming-not-clean vocals, excellent guitar riffs, interest...

Alison Toon
Some Fear None photo gallery… and congratulations!

Mar 25, 2016
Some Fear None photo gallery… and congratulations!

Some Fear None, Ace of Spades, SacramentoSacramento's own Some Fear None opened the evening of the Pop Evil show at the Ace of Spades... and the very next night were announced winners of the Sammies awards for both Artist of the Year, and Hard Rock!Nat...

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Alison Toon
There’s something about Pop Evil. There’s something about Pop Evil that I like.

Mar 24, 2016
There’s something about Pop Evil. There’s something about Pop Evil that I like.

Pop Evil, Sacramento, Ace of SpadesI was expecting Pop Evil's first headline show in Sacramento to be good. I really enjoyed Up (here's the review).  I thought they were one of the best at Aftershock 2015. But last night's show at the Ace of Spade...

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