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You can go see a concert in Nashville now but with heavy restrictions
You can go see a concert in Nashville now but with heavy restrictions
As parts of the economy continue reopening amid the coronavirus pandemic, Nashville is allowing businesses to do a soft reopening for concerts with some restrictions. The city is entering Phase 2 of their reopening plan this week including restaurants and retailers at 75 percent capacity, bars that sell food hosting concerts with no more than two performers on stage and more. Re...
Death Angel’s drummer apparently met Satan and lived to tell the tale
Death Angel’s drummer apparently met Satan and lived to tell the tale
While Exodus, Testament and Death Angel were on tour earlier this year, several members of the bands and their crews contracted COVID-19 as the coronavirus pandemic was starting to catch international attention but drummer Will Carroll was hit the worst and ended up in a coma that he has now recovered from. During the time the Death Ange...
Here’s what Arkansas’ first socially-distant concert actually looks like
Here’s what Arkansas’ first socially-distant concert actually looks like
Arkansas is finally seeing what a concert looks like in the coronavirus pandemic with the Travis McCready show finally taking place tonight (May 18) after several issues with making it happen. Fans began filing in and are now sharing some photos and videos of their experiences going to the show. Read More: Y... Read More ...
Arkansas’ first socially-distant gig is canceled but the venue is fighting back
Arkansas’ first socially-distant gig is canceled but the venue is fighting back
After receiving a cease and desist order from Arkansas Governor Asa Hutchinson this week, TempleLive is revealing they are canceling the Travis McCready concert scheduled for this Friday (May 15). According to Billboard, the venue held a press conference today revealing the show which was set to be one of the first socially-distant concerts but they may be rescheduling the show.
Ticketmaster UK is now giving refunds but there’s a catch
Ticketmaster UK is now giving refunds but there’s a catch
After significant outcry, Ticketmaster UK have amended their refund policies regarding events being affected by the coronavirus pandemic. Originally, the ticket broker was offering complete refunds for canceled events. But if the festival was postponed or rescheduled to another date, the company would only offer holders the chance to resell their tickets through their platform...
Beartooth want you to stay inside and they have the merch to help you
Beartooth want you to stay inside and they have the merch to help you
Midwest metal heroes Beartooth are putting their money where people's lives are. The band have put together "stay at home" merch bundles. The proceeds will benefit the Grammy Awards' MusicCares COVID-19 Relief Fund. The Beartooth "stay at home" kit consists of a specially designed hoodie, fleece blanket, deck of cards, bottle opener and a tote bag...
Coronavirus challenge toilet seat-licker says Dr. Phil is part of the Illuminati
Coronavirus challenge toilet seat-licker says Dr. Phil is part of the Illuminati
The social media wonder that is Ava Louise has done it again, this time with Dr. Phil. Does Ava Louise not ring any bells? It shouldn't. To clarify, it's the girl who went viral for licking the toilet seat on an airplane and starting that whole "Coronavirus Challenge" on TikTok challenge just last week...
Avenged Sevenfold offer free merch: To get it, stay in quarantine
Avenged Sevenfold offer free merch: To get it, stay in quarantine
Avenged Sevenfold are taking on the coronavirus pandemic in an extremely novel way. The band announced on Twitter that they are offering free band merchandise. All you have to do is pledge to stay at home, self-quarantined, for a week. The band are teaming up with designer Warren Lotas to create exclusive merchandise for this interesting time in history...