Charlie Steffens

DevilDriver and Death Angel brought their current to through Los Angeles, California's Regent Theater on February 9, 2017 and we were there to capture the evening's carnage.
on Feb 26, 2017
Gothic metalcore band Motionless In White pumped up the crowd as they opened the main stage on day two of Ozzfest Meets Knotfest!
on Oct 24, 2016
Despite high winds and the occasional dust storm, heavy metal band Huntress raged during day one of Ozzfest Meets Knotfest!
on Oct 19, 2016
Roadrunner Records heavy metal mainstays, Trivium, played a vicious set for the Southern California crowd on day two of Ozzfest Meets Knotfest.
on Oct 18, 2016
Joining forces for a stop-off in Los Angeles, Heart, Cheap Trick and Joan Jett treated fans at the Forum to a real, raucous rock n' roll show. Read our review inside...
on Sep 05, 2016
In support of Beautiful Broken, their sixteenth album and their first on Concord Records, Heart played a show in Los Angeles recently and our photographer was on hand to bring back these shots...
on Sep 02, 2016
Rock legends Cheap Trick and Heart joined forces at The Forum in Los Angeles recently. Check out photos from Cheap Trick's set inside...
on Sep 01, 2016
On Thursday, May 12th at Los Angeles, CA's Hollywood Palladium both Ozzy Osbourne and Corey Taylor had a special announcement to make and we were there to capture the event!
on May 17, 2016
From their new album For All Kings, to their 35 year anniversary, to the passion that fuels this legendary thrash metal band, Anthrax bassist Frank Bello shares his excitement for what's ahead.
on Mar 07, 2016
Los Angeles’ X played to a packed house at The Roxy in Hollywood, their second night of a four-night residency. Check out our live coverage!
on Jan 03, 2016
For over 30 years, bassist Stu Hamm has played with some of music's most respected musicians on stages all over the world, and may well be the most famous bass player you've never heard of.
on Nov 16, 2015
On Sunday, October 25, 2015, Slipknot topped their own sick party by playing a closing set at Knotfest that blew every other one of the day's main stage acts to smithereens.
on Nov 09, 2015
Judas Priest's headlining performance on Saturday, October 24, 2015 was the pinnacle of Knotfest 2015, and arguably the best showing of the whole event.
on Nov 05, 2015

7.5 / 10

Washing off the skid mark left by 2010's Final Frontier, Book of Souls is redemptive. It's almost classic Iron Maiden.
on Aug 31, 2015
Saxon, one of the forefathers in the New Wave of British Heavy Metal, hit the House of Blues on Sunset and showed LA that they've still got it.
on Jul 08, 2015
Local favorites Armored Saint, celebrating their new Win Hands Down album, kicked out a powerful set of songs for their hometown, both new and old.
on Jul 07, 2015
Delta Deep's self-titled debut is consummate. Cook, Collen, DeLeo, and Robinson have it all. Hopefully there is more to come from this unusual band.
on Jul 07, 2015

9.5 / 10

Plain and simple, Win Hands Down has won big - this one is Armored Saint's magnum opus!
on Jun 05, 2015
Aerosmith celebrate the 40th anniversary of their groundbreaking Toys In The Attic album by heading out on a North American tour next month. Ahead of the tour, Pure Grain Audio caught up with Tom Hamilton from the band for a chat about the tour and the anniversary.
on May 28, 2015
Featuring the lineup that made "Highway Star" and "Smoke on the Water" perennial hits, this record's draw is its musical sorcery and unvarnished live sound.
on May 11, 2015

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