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Alan D. Welding

COO/EIC Pittsburgh Music Magazine, Photographer, Rhetoric and Journalism Teacher, musician, artist, writer, tattoo enthusiast, animal lover.

SAINT DIABLO Announces Tour Dates

Fredericksburg, VA’s SAINT DIABLO are pleased to announce they will be joining In This Moment as support on tour this October. The eleven dates with In This Moment begin on October 19th in El Paso, TX and come to an end on November 4th in Little Rock, AR. […]

UNDERØATH Announce Plans to Disband

Groundbreaking metalcore act UNDERØATH are formally announcing their plans to disband following a remarkable 15-year career that made a monumental impact on millions of fans and forever changed the face of heavy music. “It’s sad to say that we feel like it’s time to close this chapter, but […]


Lonesome Dreams, the first full-length album from rising LA-based band Lord Huron, will be released October 9th on the independent label IAMSOUND Records. NPR First Listen is streaming Lonesome Dreams in full all this week praising the debut as “…wide-open and ambitious, but also giddy and unpredictable.” Lonesome […]

MORGOTH announces hiatus

In regards to their recent reunion and future of the band, German death metallers MORGOTH comment: “After all the great experiences we made on the ‘Cursed Reunion’ so far, the time is now come to have a closer look at the past 18 months of MORGOTH’s comeback, which […]

Corrosion of Conformity to Play Altar Bar 11/6

Founded by three teenagers in Raleigh, North Carolina in 1982, Corrosion of Conformity began as an underground band and went on to transform heavy music, challenging boundaries and serving as what Decibel Magazine called “a crucial stylistic lynchpin in the bridge between metal and punk” that “irrevocably reshaped […]

AxeWound Announce U.S. Tour

Tour Dates 11.27 – Baltimore, MD – Baltimore Sound Stage 11.28 – New York, NY – The Studio @ Webster Hall 11.29 – Montreal, QC – Katacombes 11.30 – Toronto, ON – The Annex Wreck Room 12.01 – Chicago, IL – Reggie’s Rock Club 12.03 – San Francisco, […]


To celebrate the release of “Cycles,” the new record from NO BRAGGING RIGHTS, the band is releasing another new called “Legacy” today via Click HERE to listen NO BRAGGING RIGHTS recently signed a worldwide record deal with Good Fight / eOne Music. Front man Mike Perez comments: […]