Managing Editor, USA (Portland, ME, USA)
- When he's not out in the woods, clomping around in streams, or looking at shiny rocks, you can find U.S. Editor and contributing photographer Nathan Katsiaficas in the photo pit, covering everything from heavy metal to punk, alternative, indie, and hip-hop.
The hottest festival tour of the summer, Vans Warped Tour, invaded Camden, New Jersey on Friday, July 7th.
We're now a couple weeks into the Vans Warped Tour, with over a month still to go. Here are ten of our most anticipated acts!
Rock band AFI just wrapped up a spree of dates with Nothing and Souvenirs on June 22 in Portland, Maine before a packed venue at Aura.
90's Alt-rock heavyweights Everclear are currently in the midst of a tour celebrating the 20th anniversary of their seminal album So Much For The Afterglow, bringing waves of nostalgia to fans far and wide in the US and Canada.
City and Colour just wrapped up a run in the USA that saw them playing midsize venues up and down the east coast. We caught up with their tour as it hit Portland, Maine's State Theatre on June 6th!
On May 19th, heavy metal legends Metallica descended upon the hallowed grounds of Gillette Stadium and shook the walls after Volbeat got the concertgoers all heated up!
Both bands put on a killer show, with Iron Reagan getting the crowd amped up and Volbeat kicking things up several notches at Portland, Maine's Maine State Pier on May 13th.
Pennsylvania punk band Beach Slang are currently opening for Jimmy Eat World on a North American run that wraps up soon on May 19th.
On May 7th Killswitch Engage played to a sold-out audience at Boston's House of Blues on the final date of their co-headlining run with Anthrax, The Devil Wears Prada, and opener Code Orange.
Buffalo, NY’s finest, Every Time I Die, just wrapped up a massive two-month run, the "Low Teens Tour" named for their most recent release, with support from Knocked Loose, Harm’s Way, and Eternal Sleep!
Easily one of the biggest tours this spring, Panic! at the Disco have just set off on the "Death of a Bachelor Tour," a massive two-month headliner across the United States in support of their 2016 album by the same name.
Christian/Alternative Rock heavyweights Switchfoot and Relient K are currently wrapping up the second leg of the "Looking For America Tour" and we caught up with them a Portland, ME's the State Theatre.
It may have been January and snowing but as PureGrainAudio found out, August Burns Red are on fire on their Messengers Tenth Anniversary tour. We caught the band in Worcester to bring back these great photos and review...
We caught up with current Asking Alexandria tour as it hit Portland, Maine’s State Theatre on November 13th. It’s not often that this city gets such a big name metal act so fans were lined up well in advance of opening time.
French metallers Gojira just wrapped up what was likely the LOUDEST metal tour you could've seen this fall, the Magma tour, which saw the band criss-crossing North America with support act Tesseract.
Fresh off the release of their sixth full-length album, Transit Blues, Ohio's The Devil Wears Prada are in the midst of a co-headliner with labelmates Memphis May Fire on the Rise Up Tour.
We caught up with blink-182 in Bangor, ME to see them play before more than 8,000 fans.
We caught up with A Day To Remember on a Saturday, September 3rd as they hit an outdoor stage before more than 8,000 fans!
A Day To Remember release possibly the most important album of their career and, thankfully, don't disappoint by pulling together everything that has made them one of the leaders of the genre into one album. Read our full review here...