Liz Ramanand has been a concert junkie and metal head since the ripe age of 9 years old. Now that passion has turned into an obsession. While working for AOL's heavy metal unit Noisecreep.com as well as Roadrunner Records, she graduated with her Bachelor's degree in Journalism and English from Brooklyn College. She makes it her priority to attend at least four concerts a week any less would make her a very unhappy metal head.
Members of Styx, Foreigner, Whitesnake and More Kick Off National Concert Week in New York
A collection of photos from Live Nation's April 2018 National Concert Week red carpet event.
10 Band Names That Would Make a Great Thanksgiving Meal
Hungry for some rock and metal? We sure are with these 10 Band Names That Would Make a Great Thanksgiving Meal!
Godsmack Singer Sully Erna Celebrates Release of Solo Album ‘Hometown Life’ in New York City
Check out our photos and recap of Sully Erna's album release party in support of 'Hometown Life' at the Berlin Bar in Manhattan.
5 Questions With We Came As Romans: Creating Self-Titled Album, Writing New Material + More
Check out our interview with We Came As Romans members Kyle Pavone and Dave Stephens.
5 Questions With Gojira’s Joe and Mario Duplantier: New Album ‘Magma,’ Building Their Studio + More
Gojira's Joe and Mario Duplantier discuss the band's new album 'Magma' and building their own recording studio.
5 Questions With Sick Puppies’ Emma Anzai: New Album ‘Fury’ + Adding Bryan Scott
Sick Puppies bassist Emma Anzai discusses the 'Fury' album and the addition of vocalist-guitarist Bryan Scott in this edition of '5 Questions.'
Megadeth Bring Sounds of ‘Dystopia’ to NYC With Suicidal Tendencies, Children of Bodom + Havok
Megadeth stopped in New York City for two consecutive nights at Terminal 5 while on their Dystopia World Tour in support of their latest album of the same name.
Coheed and Cambria Illuminate the Theater at Madison Square Garden With Glassjaw + More
Coheed and Cambria have been touring the States in support of their latest album The Color Before the Sun, and they made their New York stop by playing a packed house at the Theater at Madison Square Garden.
Warped Tour 2014: Every Time I Die, Born of Osiris + More Rock Monster Energy Stage
Fans packed the parking lot of the Nikon Theater at Jones Beach in New York City for an onslaught of sweaty mayhem that concertgoers have come to know and love over the past 20 years.
Living Colour Discuss ‘Vivid’ Songs, Brooklyn Parties, New Album + More
In Part 1 of our interview with Living Colour, the band spoke all about their experience on ShipRocked 2014 as well as the making of their classic album ‘Vivid,’ which recently celebrated it’s 25th Anniversary. They also talked about their musical roots in New York City and much more. In Part 2 (which you can watch above), the members discuss specific tracks on ‘Vivid’ at length and explain that e
Living Colour Talk ShipRocked 2014, Making Of ‘Vivid,’ New York City Roots + More
To see Living Colour live for any rock fan is to witness the infusion of so many musical genres combined together. Their techniques and approach to music had both fans and bands in awe when they performed on ShipRocked 2014.
Sevendust Members Discuss New Acoustic Album ‘Time Travelers & Bonfires’ + More
In Part 1 of our interview with Sevendust, singer Lajon Witherspoon, bassist Vince Hornsby and drummer Morgan Rose spoke about their latest experience on ShipRocked 2014 and their forthcoming acoustic tour. In Part 2 of our interview (watch above), the band talks about their upcoming acoustic album and more.
Within Temptation’s Sharon den Adel Delves Into New Song ‘Dangerous’
Within Temptation are gearing up for the release of their sixth studio album ‘Hydra,’ which drops Feb. 4 in North America via Nuclear Blast Entertainment. In the meantime, the single 'Dangerous' has been rocking the band's fans.
Zakk Wylde Rocks Apple Store With Q&A Session + Acoustic Performance in NYC
Some may go into the Apple Store to check out the latest iPad or iPhone, but Friday night (Jan. 17) metalheads gathered at the Apple Store in New York City's SoHo neighborhood for an intimate question and answer session along with an acoustic performance featuring the one and only Zakk Wylde.
This Or The Apocalypse Drummer Undergoes Emergency Appendectomy
Pennsylvania metalcore band This or the Apocalypse had to cancel their West Chester, Pa., show last night, when their drummer Aaron Maloney needed immediate medical care. This morning the band updated fans and explained that Maloney needed surgery to have his appendix removed.
Halestorm’s Arejay Hale And Josh Smith Reveal What They’d Like For Christmas
Halestorm received a major present at the beginning of the year with a nice shiny Grammy. The band has been trekking nonstop in support of their latest album ‘The Strange Case Of…,’ and during their New York date at Terminal 5 we had the chance to speak with drummer Arejay Hale and bassist Josh Smith about what they'd like for Christmas.
In This Moment’s Maria Brink Talks Success of ‘Blood,’ ShipRocked 2014 + More
In This Moment have had incredible success with their latest album ‘Blood,’ which has sold 200,000 copies in the United States alone since being released in August 2012. They're rounding out 2013 with their headlining Hellpop Tour and will start 2014 with another leg of the trek (go here for dates).
Five Finger Death Punch Drummer Jeremy Spencer Reveals Details About Upcoming Autobiography
Five Finger Death Punch fans know that the band and its members relay honesty through their music, lyrics and live performance. When we sat down with drummer Jeremy Spencer, he spoke very honestly about an autobiography he is currently working on.
DevilDriver Frontman Dez Fafara Talks New Album ‘Winter Kills,’ Rebirth Of The Band + More
DevilDriver's Dez Fafara is known for being one of the most intense singers and performers in metal music today. The band's following continues to grow with six studio albums under their belts, including their latest release ‘Winter Kills,’ which is their first album via Napalm Records.
10 Years Singer Jesse Hasek Talks Touring, Music Industry, ‘Minus the Machine’ + More
10 Years are known for vigorously touring and they have been on the road nonstop promoting their latest album ‘Minus the Machine.’ Whether they’re headlining or offering support, 10 Years tend to bring it onstage every time.