Coal Chamber

  • Blogs

    May 19, 2014

    DevilDriver's Dez Fafara: "The Earth Knows How To Purge Itself of Brush and People"

    "We play more shows a year than any band out there right now, unless you have a residency in Vegas." --Dez Fafara, vocalist of DevilDriver. Upon reading that, there are probably a dozen bands most people would list off the top of their heads -- and probably none would be heavy metal acts. But as ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 26, 2013

    Sevendust Serves Up NĂ¼-Nostalgia with Black Out the Sun

    Nineties nostalgia - with its grungy flannel shirts, giant Gameboys, and crunchy guitars - is already upon us. The next "remember the days" wave will undoubtedly be for the late '90s/early 2000s, when nu-metal first took hold of the radio dial (it's held on ever since). So expect Coal Chamber, Seven ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 25, 2013

    Top Five Must-See Shows in Phoenix This Week

    It's become a tradition around here. Every week, on Monday -- the worst of all days -- we bring you our Top Five Must-See Shows in Phoenix this week. You know, to help make it all bearable. Dig in, kiddos.

  • Blogs

    January 28, 2013

    Top Metal Festivals of 2013

    When the lineup for Rock on the Range was announced last week, a flurry of emails between myself and three other of my fellow chick metal journalists/enthusiasts ensued regarding flights, hotels, and tickets. We had all attended the weekend festival together in 2012, and relished the thought of a he ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 30, 2012

    Metal Mondays: Phoenix Needs a Heavy Metal Strip Club

    I've never been a fan of Texas, even though it's the stomping ground for a wide range of heavy acts. From the Dallas Cowboys to the phrase "everything is bigger in Texas" to George Bush, everything about the state has always had a way of agitating the hell out of me. Like, nails-on-a-chalkboard ag ... More >>

  • News

    December 14, 2006
  • Music

    November 30, 2006

    Twisted Sisters

    Mindy and Desiree Duponte are the future of Phoenix death metal

  • News

    January 2, 2003

    The Bad: And a Few Stunk . . .

    One writer scrapes his $1 bin for the worst records of the year

  • Music

    August 29, 2002

    Wake and Bake

    On Ozzfest's second stage, sweltering morning sets are part of the routine

  • Music

    August 24, 2000

    Unholy Union

    When porn star Raylene and Pantera double for a Zia in-store, music becomes an afterthought

  • Music

    October 29, 1998

    Trick or Trash

    Trashman dresses as himself for Halloween

  • Calendar

    June 26, 1997