aftershock 2016

Alternative Press, Stevie James on Breaking into the Music Biz

We had a chance to connect with fellow music guru, all around good dude and Alternative Press APTV Correspondent, Stevie James who was hosting backstage at Aftershock 2016.  Stevie shared his back story on breaking into the music biz, bands he’s stoked about and his thoughts on how to take your game to… read more

Hear & Now Podcast Highlights Local Artists

Hear & Now is a cool new podcast featuring up and coming bands in Northern California as well as major touring artists.

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Talking Music with Artery Recordings @ Aftershock 2016


We had a chance to connect with Shan Dan Horan, the President of Artery Recordings the home of Attila, Chelsea Grin and Fronzilla just to name a few. Shan was hanging out backstage at Aftershock 2016 and shared his thoughts on Artery’s recent signings and what he looks for when evaluating bands.

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Some Fear None Conquered the Capital Stage @ Aftershock


The 4-piece hard rock band Some Fear None were one of the standout emerging bands we had a chance to catch at Aftershock 2016. Headlined by Tool, Korn, Avenged Sevenfold, Primus, Ghost, The Pretty Reckless and more, this festival was one for the books. The Sacramento natives shared their thoughts on their music and… read more

All Hail Aftershock!


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The Monster Energy Aftershock Festival wrapped up last weekend with Avenged Sevenfold bringing the house down in front of 25,000 roaring fans.

The only thing that could’ve made it even 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.… read more

Aftershock Set Times Announced

Monster Energy AFTERSHOCK on Saturday, October 22 & Sunday, October 23  @ Discovery Park in Sacramento, CA.

Oh baby, this is going to be one for the books! It’s amazing that the team at Danny Wimmer Presents was able to pull off this lineup! For your viewing pleasure, the set times are listed below.… read more

Tool Is Ready to Destroy Aftershock 2016

Arguably one of the most influential metal bands of the last 25 years, Tool is set to headline Aftershock 2016.

Alongside Avenged Sevenfold, Primus, Slayer, Korn and Disturbed, Maynard James Keenan and his progressive metal legion will no doubt storm the stage and destroy the crowd next month at Aftershock 2016 in Sacramento, CA.

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Avenged Sevenfold Set to Headline Aftershock 2016

Post-hardcore metal heads Avenged Sevenfold are back with a vengance and are ready to take over Northern California at Aftershock 2016 Oct. 22nd-23rd.  Along side heavy hitters Tool, Slayer, Disturbed, Anthrax, Korn, Primus and Meshuggah, M. Shadows and crew are topping off a lineup that rivals any heavy metal festival to date. This festival should… read more