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Spring Zine Edition 4.2 Is Here!

#Blkgrlswurld Zine Spring Edition 4.2 is here and popping! The Zine is free to view, download or print 😀 On March 15, 2016 custom printed copies will be available for under $5.00 at the Primal Screams punk rock show and Zine fair in Times Square. 3 female led bands will play Tuesday, March 15th @ […]

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Our Spring Zine Goes Live Next Week

Blkgrlswurld Spring ZINE goes live this weekend! We’re thrilled to share the latest print edition with you at these upcoming NYC  events. Join us at Pioneer Works in Brooklyn for Clocktower Radio’s 2nd Sundays session with Paper Cuts Zine. We’ll be chatting about DIY culture and girls who love metal music at 6:30pm on Sunday, […]

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Metal Shows Coming To NYC This Season

As we rev up for our Spring Zine, we’re putting together a list of the most anticipated Metal acts hitting NYC this season. Having a preference for Metalcore and the Manhattan locale over some of the other Burroughs, I’m especially looking forward to Blessthefall’s return to Webster Hall this March (Best crowd energy in the […]

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When Pit Action Goes Awry

It’s the morning after the Acacia Strain show at Webster Hall and I’ve gotta admit- I have some battle scars from last night’s show. Yeesh! Normally most of us wouldn’t think anything of it, but something about last nights crowd seemed off, with the aggression breaking most of our unwritten rules about moshing. The show […]

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Evening Tunes

It’s a Spencer kind of night, where only the roar of the band and the chants of the crowd will do. Bodies clamoring towards the stage, arms twisted, weaving through the sound while limbs float above our voices-drowning out our dreams. Aaron’s on the drums shouting, “You’re a part of something! This matters, this moment […]

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Female Lead Metal Bands for Halloween

Here in NYC the doom is real. The slow, grinding pace of rolling sludge metal has taken over many parts of Brooklyn’s underground metal scene, and is the perfect space to be in for Halloween. Below are some of the top female lead bands in the game, ranging from doom and gloom to death, black […]

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2 Metal Tours Join Forces In NYC

#August 2015. It’s a warm summer night and the doors of Webster Hall are sprung wide open, a mix of fans, friends and musicians scurrying up and down the staircase to catch amazing guitar riffs and moshing crowds going simultaneously across three floors of the venue. Over 15 bands spent the evening rocking on three […]

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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 […]