Hardwired: The Rush of the First Song

If you're a metal fan and you were breathing on Thursday, you may have seen that Metallica released a new song and new album details without warning. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uhBHL3v4d3I I was caught off-guard. It's hard describe the … [Read more...]

My Top 5 Rock Vocalists

The vocals in the music I listen to is usually one of the things I weigh high on my list. I need to enjoy the vocals or otherwise it can ruin the whole song, or sometimes even the whole band, for me. My main rock vocalist requirement is usually what … [Read more...]

Sideshow’s Songs of the Moment

Well, it's been a bit of a break, but I still listen to music so I thought I'd continue with my songs of the week...or at least as often as I can. I'll just rename it to Sideshow's Songs of the Moment. I've also moved on over to Spotify to embed the … [Read more...]

You Know You’re Old School When…

I've been using the Internet for a long time now. I can officially say "long time" when it's been over 15 years. I've been "online" for even longer than that and using computers for even longer. Here are some "get off my lawn" moments for you young … [Read more...]

The Day That Never Comes

Here we sit, waiting for baby #2 to come. Based on 100% of our previous children (1) we expected him to come a bit early, so it's been like 10 days of hoping today is the day. It gets tiring in it's own way. Fortunately, I've been able to play a … [Read more...]

Guitar Hero Sells…But Who’s Buying?

I find it sort of funny that I ended up purchasing Activision's latest Guitar Hero release, Guitar Hero: Warriors of Rock, the day before they killed the series. Now, personally, I've always been more of a Rock Band fan. The Rock Band series always … [Read more...]

The Music

Throughout my years of gaming (and movie watching), I've always enjoyed the music that doesn't get a lot of attention. Usually the music is just the background while you play or watch, so a lot of people don't pay attention to it. In the last few … [Read more...]

Into The Mouth Of Hell We March

I'm posting this since it's been rolling around in my head and getting it typed out helps me collect it all in one place. Plus, I should probably talk about these metal guys before more of them die off (Rest in Peace.) Throughout my music … [Read more...]

Monday Mourning

Ronnie James Dio Rest in Peace (and Metal) - 1942-2010 … [Read more...]

Friday Funnies: Hilariously Disturbing Toys

I'm not sure how many of you check out Cracked on a regular basis, but I find a lot of there stuff hilarious.  Today, I have to share this article with you because it will make you laugh, facepalm, and say "wtf" all at the same time. So, if you … [Read more...]