• VRR & Vamp'd present HAUNT and guests! (Gallery)

    Our friend John Gist strikes again! We ended August with three absolutely killer California rock bands at one of our favorite venues, Count's Vamp'd. Great Electric Quest (San Diego); Void Vator (Los Angeles); and HAUNT (Fresno). If there's anything we've come to know about our friend John, he's got quite ...
  • Earshot Returns To Vegas

    Earshot returned to Las Vegas for the first time since (from our research) 2004. Fifteen years is a long time, but the crowd at Count's Vamp'd was ready to welcome them back with open arms. The Nocturnal Affair. Opening up for Earshot were local favorites The Nocturnal Affair. They played ...
  • Through Fire/Like a Storm Co-Headline Vamp'd!

    August 3, 2019 Through Fire and newly announced Las Vegas residents, Like a Storm co-headlined Count's Vamp'd. Along with them came WILSON and STITCHED UP HEART. (Unfortunately, I missed Stitched Up Heart's set, but I heard they were delightful!) I walked into the venue during WILSON's set, and DAMN what ...
  • Earshot Vocalist Wil Martin Catches Up with ZRockR

    If you paid attention to alternative music in the late 90s / early 2000s, then you have to remember Earshot. What I remember most about the band is their song "Headstrong", featured on the Queen of the Damned soundtrack. Earshot seemed to disappear as quickly as they appeared. Even though ...
  • Red Dragon Cartel - Jake E. Lee Takes the Stage at Vamp'd!

    Jake E. Lee’s Red Dragon Cartel played Count’s Vamp’d on Saturday, March 2, 2019, with support act Chaotic Resemblance. Jakey Lou Williams, better known by his stage name Jake E. Lee, first rose to prominence in the mid 1980s as axeman for the legendary Ozzy Osbourne, appearing on classic albums ...