Something everyone always takes note of at music festivals is obviously none other than the people who attend the fest. Riot Fest is no different, and this year, we went out of our way to do a little people-watching. These are the People of Riot Fest, 2021.
Fade Awaays Danforth Music Hall Toronto, Canada 3.1.20 With the buzz from their North Side Sessions with Ones To Watch to the local radio support of their music, Fade Awaays has got my musical curiosity at its peak. They opened for The Beaches at the last night of their sold Continue Reading
Bedouin Soundclash Opera House Toronto, Canada 2.20.20 Toronto duo Bedouin Soundclash performed live at the Opera House on February 20th, 2020 as part of their MASS Canadian tour. After being in hiatus since 2010, the band released their new project MASS last year in October through Sony Music. This highly anticipated Continue Reading
Steel Panther with Wayward Sons o2 Academy Bristol Bristol, UK February 05th 2020 Steel Panther started in Bristol for the first UK show on the ‘Heavy Metal Rules Tour’. The band is made up of four members, known as the stage names: Michael Starr (lead singer), Satchel (guitarist), Lexxi Foxx Continue Reading
Mother Feather St. Vitus Bar Brooklyn, NY January 24th, 2020 On Friday, January 24th, Mother Feather played to a packed house at St. Vitus Bar in Brooklyn, NY. They kicked off their set with their song “Shake Your Magic 8 Ball,” which is off of their latest album Constellation Baby Continue Reading
Pop Evil with Royal Tusk and BRKN LOVE Manchester Music Hall Lexington, KY September 25th, 2019 Manchester Music Hall in Lexington, KY was packed with rock fans recently who were camped out before doors to experience one of their favorite bands- Pop Evil! The Michigan based hard rock band rolled Continue Reading
Torche with Fotocrime Zanzabar Louisville, KY September 20th, 2019 Popular Florida and Georgia based rock/metal band Torche performed recently in Louisville, KY to a packed venue. The band has been touring on the heels of their recently released album Admission, performing several tracks from the new album this evening. Having Continue Reading
Sleeping With Sirens are back at it again, with the follow-up record to 2017’s pop rock exploration Gossip. The band is heavier than ever on their latest release, How It Feels To Be Lost, which marks their Sumerian Records debut. Fronted by one of the most recognizable voices in the Continue Reading
Everything Aside / Operation Guillotine / All The Rest The Tin Coventry, UK 15 December 2018 Words and photos by Katie Frost Tonight was a very special show, as it was the last time that much-loved Everything Aside bassist Nathan Gummery would be playing with the band, and also the Continue Reading
Mother Feather with Mutant Scum and Vaureen Knitting Factory Brooklyn, NY December 6th, 2018 Words and Photos by Stefanie Dabs On December 6th Mother Feather played their record release show for Constellation Baby out through Metal Blade Records at the Knitting Factory in Brooklyn. Kicking off the night were Continue Reading
The Jacksonville based rock band Faze Wave have released a stunning video for their new track “Leagues”. Dreamy vocals expertly soundtrack the oceanic scenery in a video that proves the group of high school friends are most certainly ones to watch in 2018.