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The Latest News

  • All Hail Aftershock!

      The Monster Energy Aftershock Festival wrapped up last weekend with Avenged Sevenfold bringing down the house in front of 25,000 roaring fans. The only thing that could’ve made it better was pyrotechnics.  To M. Shadows dismay, there was no pyro this year due to the fire code at Discovery Park as our best guess. Despite that, the team at Danny Wimmer Presents arguably pulled off one of the greatest rock and metal lineups this… read more

  • Eminem Slays Donald Trump on “Campaign Speech”

    Eminem drops “Campaign Speech” just as the presidential election comes to a close. There are lyrical assassins and then there is Eminem, who stands alone as the greatest lyricist in the history of hip-hop in our opninion.  Slim Shady is no stranger to controversy and just slayed Donald Trump and George Zimmerman to name a couple of his victims in his latest release “Campaign Speech.”  The song is an 8 minute freestyle of Slim going… read more

  • SF Music Tech Summit Drums Up Innovation

    The SF Music Tech Summit is a melting pot of musical minds, innovation and cutting edge technology. Now in its 18th year, the SF Music Tech Summit took place at Hotel Kabuki in San Francisco, CA on Monday.  The summit brought together thought leaders from around the industry from companies like Pandora, Smule, TAG Strategic, Warner Music Group, Gracenote, SoundExchange, PledgeMusic and many more. Music tech entrepreneurs rubbed elbows with legacy companies, executives, start-ups, artists,… read more

  • Avenged Sevenfold Set The Stage

    Avenged Sevenfold have released “The Stage,” a political charged song and music video that reflects humanity’s thirst for conquest and advancement through obedience or by blood shed. AX7 are known for their epic ballads and guitar solos in nod to some of their hereos like Megadeth and Guns n’ Roses.  You walk through the lyrics of this song below the video to gain an insight into what was going through their minds when they wrote… read more

Music Festivals

  • Aftershock 2016 Lineup

    Danny Wimmer Presents and Aftershock may have outdone themselves this year.  The Aftershock lineup features Tool, Avenged Sevenfold, Slayer, Korn, Primus, Disturbed (catching our breath) Chevelle, Anthrax and more. Just read the poster for yourself, this may just be the metal festival of the year. BUY TICKETS California’s biggest rock festival will feature over 35 bands on three stages at Discovery Park, conveniently located near downtown Sacramento. The current daily music lineup for Aftershock is… read more

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