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Kevin Fitzpatrick

Senior Staff Writer

Denver, CO

Kevin Fitzpatrick's last content update – Oct. 30, 2017, 8:58 p.m.

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Black Anvil

As Was, 2017

7.5 / 10
200 Words Or Less

Black Metal as a musical genre is not known for it's subtlety. The pendulum will usually swing between low-fi heavily distorted guitar and blast-beats or overwrought, overproduced operatic epics. But Black ...

Foo Fighters - Concrete and Gold album cover

Foo Fighters

Concrete and Gold, 2017

7.0 / 10

One thing becomes abundantly clear about 28 seconds into "T-Shirt", the first track off Foo Fighters' ninth studio album Concrete and Gold - this will not be your typical Foo ...

Death From Above - Outrage! Is Now album cover

Death From Above

Outrage! Is Now, 2017

8.0 / 10

So long, 1979. D.F.A. are back without the tag and without the chronological baggage that came along with their previous album, 2014's The Physical World. A ten year gap between that ...

GG Allin  - My Prison Walls album cover

GG Allin

My Prison Walls, 2016

6.9 / 10
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There's been many words used to describe GG Allin.PunkFelonSado-MasochistShit TerroristOk, in all fairness, that last one was used to describe Mike Patton, but believe me when I say, folks - ...

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Agrimonia

One Question Interviews Agrimonia

Posted June 13, 2014, 1:11 p.m.

Pontus (Agrimonia) SPB: What makes death metal - or metal in general - so prevalent in Sweden? Pontus: I think there is a huge music interest in general in Sweden. This might ...

Music Music History: Beginner's Blues (I)

Posted Oct. 16, 2010, 11:05 a.m.

PART I: Beginner's Blues In the beginning... There was silence. For the first seven years of my existence, silence. Then one day, a strange thing happened. I began to ...

Interviews Ipecac Recordings

Posted Oct. 16, 2010, 11:05 a.m.

When it comes to record labels, what do you think about? Corporate greed? Artist manipulation? Spoonfed demographics? You cynical fucks. Not everybody's out to fleece the masses. Sure, there ...

Music Music History: I Was A Teenage Headbanger (II)

Posted Oct. 16, 2010, 11:05 a.m.

PART II: I Was A Teenage Headbanger When I bought Number of the Beast, I immediately knew it would make an excellent addition to my collection. Why? Cuz the cover ...

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Faith No More's Long Awaited Sol Invictus Now Streaming

Bands Faith No More's Long Awaited Sol Invictus Now Streaming

Posted May 11, 2015, 1:57 p.m.

Faith No More's first album in 18 years is now available for streaming one week ahead of it's official release. Links can be found below. In The United ...

Faith No More Drops Sol Invictus May 19th

Records Faith No More Drops Sol Invictus May 19th

Posted Feb. 10, 2015, 11:10 a.m.

Sol Invictus, Faith No More’s highly anticipated follow-up to Album of the Year, arrives on May 19 via Reclamation Recordings/Ipecac Recordings. “What I can say is that I ...

Faith No More tour dates:February 17 Tokyo, Japan Studio CoastFebruary 18 Tokyo, Japan Studio CoastFebruary 21 Adelaide, Australia Soundwave FestivalFebruary 22 Melbourne, Australia Soundwave FestivalFebruary 28 Sydney, Australia Soundwave Festival
March 1 Brisbane, Australia Soundwave FestivalMarch 3 Auckland, New Zealand WestFest
April 15 Vancouver, BC PNE ForumApril 16 Seattle, WA Paramount TheaterApril 17 Portland, OR Keller AuditoriumApril 19 San Francisco, CA WarfieldApril 20 San Francisco, CA WarfieldApril 23 Los Angeles, CA The WilternApril 24 Los Angeles, CA The WilternApril 25 Santa Ana, CA The Observatory
May 7 Chicago, IL Concord Music HallMay 8 Detroit, MI The FillmoreMay 9 Toronto, ON Sony Centre for the Performing ArtsMay 11 Boston, MA Orpheum TheatreMay 13 New York, NY Webster HallMay 14 New York, NY Webster HallMay 15 Philadelphia, PA Electric FactoryMay 29 Nurburgring, Germany Grune Holle FestivalMay 31 Munich, Germany Rockavaria Festival
June 2 Milan, Italy SonisphereJune 4 Vienna, Austria Vienna Rocks FestivalJune 5 Hradec Kralove, Czech Republic Rock For People FestivalJune 12 Landgraaf, Netherlands Pinkpop FestivalJune 13 Donington, UK Download FestivalJune 20 Clisson, France HellfestJune 21 Dessel, Belgium Graspop FestivalJune 24 - 27 Seinajoki, Finland Provinssi
Aug. 7 – 9 Montreal, QC Heavy Montreal
 

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TV That Metal Show Season premiere debuts to record ratings

Posted June 10, 2013, 2:56 p.m.

SEASON 12 PREMIERE OF “THAT METAL SHOW” IS VH1 CLASSIC’S HIGHEST RATED TELECAST OF 2013 TO DATE   The hard rock/heavy metal community has spoken! VH1 Classic’s centerpiece ...

Obituaries Legendary Danzig/Social Distortion Drummer Chuck Biscuits Loses Battle With Throat Cancer

Posted Oct. 29, 2009, 1:49 a.m.

James Greene Jr., a freelance music writer from New York has reported that drummer Chuck Biscuits has died, losing his battle with cancer on October 24th, 2009 . Greene recieved an ...

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Ministry Show No Signs Of Stopping In Denver

Posted Oct. 30, 2017, 8:58 p.m. by Kevin Fitzpatrick

Ministry Fillmore Auditorium Denver, Colorado Oct. 28, 2017   With the passing of Lemmy Kilminster, Al Jorgensen has become the last man standing in regards to what amount of excess ...

The Pixies Bring The Cool back to Denver

Posted Oct. 22, 2017, 12:06 p.m. by Kevin Fitzpatrick

The Pixies @ the Fillmore Auditorium, Denver Colorado October 18, 2017   Black Francis is a man of few words. This would be detrimental as a stockbroker, but as the ...

Queens of the Stone Age Bring the Heat to Colorado

Posted Oct. 11, 2017, 2:21 p.m. by Kevin Fitzpatrick

Queens of the Stone Age and Royal Blood Red Rocks Amphitheatre Morrison, Colorado 10.10.2017   It wasn't looking good. In typical Colorado fashion, following a summer-like 76° Sunday, mother nature ...

Dead Cross Tear It Up At Denver's Ogden Theatre

Posted Sept. 26, 2017, 1:13 p.m. by Kevin Fitzpatrick

Dead Cross September 23, 2017 Ogden Theatre, Denver   "Hello, we are Dead Cross and we are not gluten-free." - Mike Patton Usually by the end of a tour, a ...

Kevin Fitzpatrick's bio

First Concert: Ozzy Ozbourne / Motley Crue, March 23, 1984.

Kevin Fitzpatrick's favorite bands

Ramones, Tom Waits, Fantômas, Celtic Frost, Marduk, Foetus, Hank III, John Zorn, Secret Chiefs 3, The Mars Volta, Headstones, Diamanda Galás, Sleepytime Gorilla Museum, Mastodon, The Pogues, Hayden, John Coltrane, Foo Fighters, Those Poor<

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Kevin Fitzpatrick's SPB contributions

217 reviews 7 features 12 news posts 7 blogposts
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