Concert Review: Heavy Montreal, Day 1 (August 9 2014)

Back with a new name and new, wider horizons, the former Heavy MTL (now renamed Heavy Montreal to de-emphasize the metal part) finally offered the headliner everyone had been waiting for since the festival maiden voyage (pun intended) in 2008: Metallica! As the festival broadens its musical palette, adding punk acts like Pennywise and The…

Spotlight on: Monster Truck

Monster Truck is my new band of the moment. One of the things I love about going to concerts is the occasional discovery of a new artist among the opening acts. I recently had the chance to see Slash in concert in Montreal (one of the best concerts I’ve ever seen), and Canadian band Monster Truck…