CONCERT REVIEW:  Periphery – Plini – Archspire – Astronoid – Mike Dawes Live at The Worcester Palladium  

Flying waffles, Backstreet Boys covers, local post-metal idols, games of Twister during a wall of death, rants about cereal and coffee, transcendent guitar wizardry that took me to space, and some of the most passionate and crowd involved djent/metalcore ever written. Are you still with me? Good. Because god damn, was the final night of the Wildfire Tour with Periphery, Plini, Archspire, Astronoid, and Mike Dawes a wild night at the Worcester Palladium. There’s a lot going on here so let’s get down to brass tacks…Continue reading

Mike Dawes Performs Metallica’s “One” On One Guitar

Metallica‘s ‘One’ is one of the most iconic songs in the history of heavy metal, so it’s no surprise that there are hundreds of covers of the track online. Whether it’s on guitar, piano, or strings, it seems like we’ve seen it covered in every way possible, until now. Continue reading