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Foo Fighters – First Niagara Pavilion – 8/25/2015

Foo Fighters rocking the First Niagara Pavilion all photos ©2015 Steve Kalinsky

X FEST 2 featuring Social Distortion, Anti-Flag, Reel Big Fish, Drag the River and X Ambassadors – Stage AE – 8/21/2015

August 21st saw X Fest 2 hit Stage AE with more awesome bands and another great crowd.  X Ambassadors and Drag the River got the crowd warmed up.  Up next was Ska band Reel Big Fish.  These guys were...

Episode 279: Evergrey’s Rikard Zander, Matt Marinelli of Borealis and Vermithrax

In Episode 279 of the Iron City Rocks Podcast we talk to Rikard Zander of the band Evergrey.  Evergrey is about to embark on a US Tour in support of their album Hymns for the Broken.  We also talk...
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Episode 278: Shawn Drover of Act of Defiance and Nate Kepner of Shrouded in Neglect

In Episode 278 of the Iron City Rocks Podcast we talk with Shawn Drover about his new band Act of Defiance.  Shawn fills us in on how he and Chris Broderick formed the band as well as their debut...

Florida Georgia Line – First Niagara Pavilion – 8/15/2015

Florida Georgia Line at First Niagara Pavilion all photos ©2015 Steve Kalinsky

Episode 277: Tony Asta of Battlecross

In Episode 277 of the Iron City Rocks Podcast we talk with Tony Asta from the band Battlecross.   Battlecross is about to release their third album called Rise to Power.  Tony joins us to talk about how the album...

Between the Buried and Me – Stage AE – 8/7/2015

– Between the Buried and Me brought the Coma Ecliptic tour to Pittsburgh Stage AE and it was a brilliant display of musicianship and technical showmanship The Contortionist got things rolling in fine fashion.  Their music is a mix...

Summer’s Last Stand Tour – First Niagara Pavilion – 8/6/2015

The Summer’s Last Stand tour featuring Slipknot, Lamb of God, Bullet for my Valentine and Motionless in White rolled into First Niagara Pavilion and it was a heavy metal lovers delight.  With the recent demise of the Mayhem Festival...

Graham Nash – The Palace Theater – 8/4/2015

Graham Nash at The Palace Theater on 8/4/2015 All Photos ©2015 Steve Kalinsky

Whitesnake – Palace Theater – 7/20/2015

Whitesnake at The Palace Theater on 7/20/2015 All Photos ©2015 Steve Kalinsky