Louder Than Life 2018 lineup announced: Avenged Sevenfold, Godsmack, Nine Inch Nails headlining

Louder Than Life 2018 lineup announced: Avenged Sevenfold, Godsmack, Nine Inch Nails headlining

This article was originally published by Sherri ‘So Very Crawford’ for AXS.com, here Louder Than Life returns this fall bigger than ever, as the festival expands to three days for 2018, with a lineup to match. The fifth annual rock-n-roll and whiskey fest, which runs September 28-30, will feature headliners Avenged Sevenfold (Friday), Godsmack (Saturday) and Nine Inch Nails (Sunday) – NIN is slated to drop forthcoming album Bad Witch later this month. Returning to Champions Park in Louisville, KY, Louder Than Life 2018 showcases the best of rock music and…

Photos: Aaron Lewis melds past and present on solo Sinner tour

Photos: Aaron Lewis melds past and present on solo Sinner tour

Photos and text By Sherri Crawford – as first reported for AXS.com here. Staind frontman come country rocker Aaron Lewis brought his Sinner tour to the Carolina coast. The self-proclaimed “Northern Redneck” has been crisscrossing the country in support of his second solo album (Sinner, 2016) which garnered him the top position on the Top 200 Albums, Top Country Albums and Top Digital Albums Charts.    Dressed in jeans, a Smith & Wesson emblazoned tee, and trucker hat, Lewis kicked-off the Wilmington, NC, show by reciting The Pledge of Allegiance with…

Interview: Seether’s Shaun Morgan talks new album, creative evolution and more at Carolina Rebellion

Interview: Seether’s Shaun Morgan talks new album, creative evolution and more at Carolina Rebellion

This article was originally published on www.axs.com by Sherri SoVery Crawford Seether’s seventh studio album Poison the Parish drops today (May 12) – and the band has even more to celebrate. The effort marks the band’s first album produced entirely by frontman Shaun Morgan and was launched via his new imprint Canine Riot Records. What’s more, the hard-rock trio is in the midst of the Poison the Parish world tour, which comprises headlining and top festival appearances. To wit, Seether recently played a blistering set at Carolina Rebellion (part of the World’s Loudest Month series) filled with big riffs…

Guns N’ Roses’ 5 best lyrics

Guns N’ Roses’ 5 best lyrics

Once known as The Most Dangerous Band in the World, Guns N’ Roses has been kicking ass and taking numbers over a decades-long roller coaster ride of raucousness. Despite falling apart at its sex, drugs and rock-n-roll seams, the unthinkable happened nearly 22 years later and Guns N’ Roses regrouped. Forming in 1985 and igniting L.A.’s rising rock music scene, Guns N’ Roses made music history in 1987 with the release of their best-selling U.S. debut, Appetite for Destruction. Influential, raw and unrelenting, the iconic album imbedded the band into…