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Vans Warped Tour, Long Island Edition

For the past couple of weeks I stared enviously as the gleeful thrill of the Warped Tour flew across my dash and Instagram feeds. No fair! Finally last Monday I decided I wasn’t going to miss out. Vans Warped Tour holds a stigma for us metalheads between the ages of 21-29 as being a silly […]

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The Used Return to Webster Hall

“Tonight we want you to feel like a child again!” shouted Bert McCracken, lead vocalist of The Used. An Alternative rock band that most of us discovered in high school, The Used celebrated their spring tour with a thematic stage set, cheering with the crowd through playful chants about parental rebellion and angsty relationships. During […]

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Alesana Debuts New Album at Webster Hall

The kings of melodic metalcore returned to Webster Hall this month with more energy and wild antics than ever before to celebrate their forthcoming fifth studio album, Confessions, which is set to release on April 21. Having over 10 years of experience making music and touring the world, it’s great to see them merging some […]

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The Wild(e)st Rock Moments of the Season in #blkgrlswurld ZINE

Shiiiiiiiiiit! It’s finally here! The Spring edition of #Blkgrlswurld Zine. For Wild(e) we asked you to share with us your craziest stories and experiences from life in the scene and you answered with some of the most twisted adventures our editor has ever heard of! You surfed, dashed, crashed and all around got carried away […]

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Black Women of Underground Music Unite In New Film

Check out this amazing new film, Challenging The White Gaze: Black Women in the Alternative Arts, produced by Laina Dawes, author of What Are You Doing Here? A Black Woman’s Life and Liberation in Heavy Metal  \m/ “Challenging the White Gaze is a recording of a discussion between black women musicians, journalists, visual and performing […]

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Now Accepting Submissions for #blkgrlswurld ZINE Print Edition 3.0

For the Spring ’15 Edition 3.0 of #blkgrlswurld Zine share with us the wildest most surprising things you’ve seen go down at a rock show. Photos, drawings and prose welcome. Send your submissions with your name and website to blkgrlswurld@gmail.com Deadline is March 15, 2015 by 10 p.m ET Zine booklet dimensions are half sheet […]

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Erykah Badu @ Fox Theater Detroit, Dec. 2014

Ah, the holiday break! A new year is here and we’re back in NYC after celebrating the close of 2014 with my people in south east Michigan. While hanging around the “D” we were able to catch a performance by Erykah Badu downtown, with artists Tank and Dej Loaf opening for her show. Not sure […]

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Check out Gerard Way’s live footage of his song “Maya the Psychic”

As featured on FUSE.tv For more about Way’s tour check out #blkgrlswurld’s article about his final performance at Webster Hall, NYC last month.

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The Girl in the Plastic Bubble