Panic Over North America Tour | Death Angel-July 14th, 2010

One of the most energetic sets I’ve seen at Jaxx! I’ve been waiting to see Death Angel for a while now, so it was a pleasure indeed. The lighting this time was awesome… Continue reading

Panic Over North America Tour | Augury-July 14th, 2010

Augury is an interesting French-Canadian band. They’ve put out two albums, Concealed and Fragmentary Evidence, both of which I like. Their set was pretty cool-check them out here or here. I recommend them… Continue reading

Panic Over North America Tour | Mutiny Within-July 14th, 2010

These guys are just awesome. I took pictures of them when they played with Dark Tranquillity in May. The crowd back then wasn’t all that great (despite a good show), but this time,… Continue reading

We Are The Void Tour | Dark Tranquillity- May 12, 2010

Dark Tranquillity are one of my top 10 metal bands, for sure. Hailing from Sweden, these guys create kickass melodic death metal. I highly recommend them, especially these albums: Mind’s I, Projector, The… Continue reading

We Are The Void Tour | Mutiny Within-May 12, 2010

One of the biggest tours of 2010 yet, We Are The Void Tour had Apothys, Threat Signal, Mutiny Within, and (obviously) Dark Tranquility kick ass here in Springfield, Virginia. Mutiny Within hail from… Continue reading

New York City | June 2010

Walking all over NYC…woo!! Around the American Museum of Natural History to Central Park to Broadway to Time Square. That city is crazy…and a lot of fun, too. Enjoy. -G.G \m/

American Museum of Natural History-NYC | June 2010

Beautiful both inside and out; a must-see educational adventure. I didn’t even get a chance to check out the entire museum! Here’s what I saw, however…..enjoy. -G.G \m/

Heathenfest | Belphegor-November 12, 2009

Belphegor!!!!!!!I love these Austrian guys!! I can’t say I love their lyrics too much, but their sound and image are awesome. I totally had a blast during their set, and we (friends and… Continue reading

Heathenfest | Alestorm-November 12, 2009

Scottish crazy-ass metal! (ahem…pirate metal) Alestorm are really fun to watch live, and they are hilarious to talk to. They are good friends of some of my friends, too, so that’s always good!… Continue reading

Heathenfest | Vreid-November 12, 2009

Vreid from Norway. I actually started listening to these guys years ago, but it wasn’t until Heathenfest that I really started listening to them. They filmed us at the show! (for about 3… Continue reading

Heathenfest | Kivimetsän Druidi-November 12, 2009

Kivimetsän Druidi is an up-and-coming band from Finland; I highly recommend them if you like Finnish folk metal and female-fronted metal. Check out their site. The name means “druid of the stone forest”… Continue reading

Coney Island, New York | June, 2010

Beach!! Not only does Coney Island boast a cool, not-ridiculously-crowded beach…it has awesome rides. Also, the New York Aquarium is right behind the boardwalk. Fun and education all at once. Yay! I think… Continue reading

New York Aquarium | June, 2010

While visiting family in South Jersey, we ended up checking out the New York Aquarium on a trip to Coney Island. Awesome place to admire ocean life! Yay! I am proud to say… Continue reading

National Gallery of Art

One of the best ways to spend the weekend is to visit the Smithsonian Museums-here’s the National Gallery of Art. I went with my parents, my little sister, and my grandmother. I am… Continue reading

Fear Campaign Tour | Thy Will Be Done-June 3, 2010

Thy Will Be Done from Providence, RI. Great show, great guys, great time-enough said. A band everyone should check out! A special thanks to the guys for being awesome and hanging out with… Continue reading

Breaux Vineyards

A quick trip to the Breaux Vineyards in Purcellville/Hillsboro, Virginia. Great place to relax, have a picnic, and of course: try some wine. Check out their stock-they have a great selection of dry… Continue reading

Arlington National Cemetery

A brief trip to the Arlington National Cemetery: beautiful place and a peaceful sanctuary for the honored dead. Perfect for this Memorial Day weekend (and bikers were lookin’ cool as always!) Camera used:… Continue reading

Moonspell (w/ Divine Heresy)-October 16,2009

Goth metal band from Portugal, Moonspell, played at Jaxx in Springfield, VA last year. Great show, even though I showed up a bit late. I love the eerie feeling that emanates from their… Continue reading

Hordes of Chaos Tour | Kreator-May 17,2009

Kreator is by far one of my favorite bands, overall and in the thrash genre of metal. I got into them relatively late compared to most other people: after the release of Violent… Continue reading

Hordes of Chaos Tour | Exodus-May 17, 2009

Exodus!! Pioneer band in thrash metal, hailing from the San Francisco Bay area. What can I say about this band that hasn’t been said before? I remember the Wall of Death during Toxic… Continue reading