Author: Ethan Pretre

  • GOATWHORE at BBBs

    GOATWHORE at BBBs

    Backstage Bar & Billiards Las Vegas, Nevada Monday May 16th, 2022 GOATWHORE / Sheer Cold / Foul Deformity / Hiding Outside / Volterrum When I was making plans to move back to Las Vegas in 2016 I was living in Berwick, Louisiana. The small town exists on the east side of St. Mary Parish; where […]

  • Trevor Strnad: Everything Went Black

    Trevor Strnad: Everything Went Black

    Just three days ago during the second half of my lunch break I’m scrolling through Facebook and spot the post made by The Black Dahlia Murder announcing the passing of vocalist Trevor Strnad. Seconds later – just as it hits me what exactly I’m reading – a text from my wife comes through and I know […]

  • Psycho 2022 Full Lineup Announced!

    Psycho 2022 Full Lineup Announced!

    Psycho has its origins as a one day event; Psycho de Mayo 9 years ago in Santa Ana, California. The event would quickly become a multi-day event and make a second home in Las Vegas and the Hard Rock Casino for August 2016. At the time I was intrigued by the festival’s lineup… But it […]

  • Easter Weekend at BBLV with The Hu!

    Easter Weekend at BBLV with The Hu!

    The Hu & The HauntBlack Thunder TourBrooklyn Bowl Las Vegas, NevadaSunday April 17th, 2022 After Easter Sunday celebrations are out of the way, what is left to do with your evening? Why not go and see Mongolian hard rock/metal band? So Courtney and I leave the car at the Linq parking garage – now that […]

  • The Metal Tour of the Year kicks off in Vegas

    The Metal Tour of the Year kicks off in Vegas

    It’s the first night of the second leg to the Metal Tour of the Year at the Michelob Ultra Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. My wife and photographer Courtney Ware and I started the night off zig zagging across the pavement like a game of snake in a line for parking for at least thirty […]