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  • Best Metal, Punk, Rock, or other concerts you were at

    List your favorite shows you've seen in the different categories or all categories ... if you can remember you can list locations/venues

    Metal - Holy Terror / Kreator / DRI Trenton City Gardens (Extreme Aggression/Four of a Kind era) late '80s C/G,NJ
    Punk - 7Seconds / Token Entry / Hogans Heroes / 76% Uncertain ...late 80's City Gardens, NJ
    Rock - Primus / Fishbone (Frizzle Fry - Reality of My Surroundings) early 90's Tower Theater, Philly
    Alternative - The Cure (Kiss me Kiss me tour and Wish tour were the only great ones) 80's-90's Phila Spectrum
    Electronica - Depeche Mode '86 (Black Celebration tour) ... hey it was my first concert I realize the cheese factor/ Tower Theater around 85-86
    Honorable Mentions: Suicidal Tendencies / Queensryche Spectrum
    The Cult / Metallica Spectrum
    Anthrax / Iron Maiden Spectrum
    Ramones City Gardens, NJ
    Blind Melon Chestnut Caberet, Phila
    Slayer/Overkill/Motorhead City Limits - North of Pittsburgh (y'ins go ? ... lol ...Pittsburgh area slang)
    Warped Tour '96 Decendents / Lagwagon (BBQ'ing with Lagwagon on their bus, Meeting Milo) Wacovia Parking Lot
    Last edited by AllroyPA; 05-12-2009, 11:03 AM. Reason: list
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    Herman Brood & his Wild Romance - Synopsis, Nieuwegein.
    Anthrax - Den Bosch
    Venom - Amsterdam
    Y&T - Landgraaf
    Slayer - Zwolle (that was a scary show!)
    va' sa' du? va' hete' du?
    Originally posted by chilton
    Unfortunately I've got all the guitars I need at the moment.


    • #3
      Metal Dokken & Ratt civic arena 80' something
      Punk Bad brains graffiti 90'
      Rock Rush power windows tour civic arena 80's
      Alt rock Concrete blonde graffiti 90'
      Electronic My life with thrill kill & God lives underwater metropol late 90's

      Yes i know its been a while..since i have seen anything new!!!


      • #4
        leftover crack at the knitting factory
        the subhumans every time i've seen them (all at the showcase)
        skeletonwitch at the whiskey
        the who at the verizon amptheater (when entwistle was still alive)
        Originally posted by metalchurch
        I had my ball sack appraised one time.
        Originally posted by metalchurch
        ??Apparently ball sack and ball sack are synonymous.


        • #5
          Iron Maiden at twickenham last year was a [email protected]~ing great gig

          Misfits in the camden underworld,nice small venue

          Knuckledust and 50 calibre at the underworld,good bit of hardcore madness

          There the ones i can remember LOL


          • #6
            Iron Maiden's guitarist is a madman, I'm just waiting for him to fall off his stack one day ...
            Last edited by AllroyPA; 05-30-2009, 02:37 PM. Reason: spelling
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            • #7
              Anthrax/Public Enemy - Mid Hudson Civic Center
              Metallica/Guns 'n Roses/Faith No More - Giants Stadium
              Pearl Jam (then unheard of)/RHCP/Smashing Pumpkins - RPI Fieldhouse
              Rage Against the Machine/Cypress Hill - Mid Hudson Civic Center
              Poison and Motley Crue (Separate concerts) - Orange County Speedway


              • #8
                Best Metal:

                Download Fest 2005 at Donington-

                Slayer, Megadeth, Anthrax, Napalm, Black Sabbath, System, Velvet Revolver, Slipknot, Motorhead, Trivium, Lamb of God, Mastodon, Helmet and 50 other bands.

                Best Blues/rock:

                Crossroads Fest 2004 in Dallas-

                Buddy Guy, BB King, Robert Cray, Robert Randolph, ZZ Top, Jeff Beck, Vishwa Mohan Bhatt, Pete Huttlinger, Steve Vai, Eric Johnson, Chris Poland (in OHM) and more.

                Honorable mentions:

                Satch and Eric Johnson in Houston, 2006ish
                Metallica/Pearl Jam/Willie Nelson/Derek Trucks at Bonarroo, 2008
                Anita Baker at Cayman Jazz Fest, 2008