Iron Pour At The Steel Yard

(10.25) Head over to Olneyville Saturday for the Steel Yard’s 9th annual Iron Pour — “Mad Science.” This year the Steel Yard’s Foundry Residents will partner with local iron artists, performers, students from numerous local universities and volunteers to bring the night to life. This family friendly event combines the sights and sounds of industry …

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Most Metal Building \m/

The Metalmag Architectural Awards, sponsored by Metal Magazine, annually recognize the best in metal design and construction across the industry. This year, Brown University’s Perry and Marty Granoff Center for the Creative Arts was the winning entry in the Metal Buildings category. One of the jurors had this to say, “You look at it, you …

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Darsombra At MWM

(8.9) On the bill tonight at Machines With Magnets — atmospheric psychodrone metal guitarist Darsombra. (Review of ‘Ecdysis’ from Aquarius), Low-end drones, mysterious field recordings, sitar, haunting melody… and crushing electric guitar heaviness . . . This 34 minute, six-track debut cd from Baltimore’s Brian Daniloski (a member of metal mongers Meatjack) is right up …

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Surreal Doom And Sludge — Wednesday At AS220

Look at this line-up. Armageddon Records presents, Devastating duo Black Cobra comprises drummer Rafa Martinez (ex-16, ex-Acid King) and guitarist/vocalist Jason Landrian (ex-Cavity). Black Cobra catapulted themselves onto the scene in 2001 with their ravenous, upbeat and ultimately unique style of punk/hardcore-fueled sludge metal. “At their fastest, Zoroaster could pass for half-speed Motorhead. At their …

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Assembly Of Light Choir At AS220

A special mention for tonight’s show (Sunday June 26) at AS220 featuring the Assembly of Light Choir started by local music notable Chrissy Wolpert. The tour was recently brought to my attention by choir member Jaime Lowe, a photographer currently living in New York City whose work has been featured on these pages. Her unique …

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Spring/Summer Courses At Steel Yard

I meant to post this earlier but there is still plenty of time to register for the spring and summer courses at the Steel Yard. Learn ceramics, glass casting, stained glass, jewelry, welding, or perhaps metalsmithing with Lu Heintz who makes gorgeous stuff in many categories (including the very cool window grate at B Sharp …

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Oddly Enough, This Works

[youtube]dhgjEObtrWE[/youtube] For me anyway. Tragedy All Metal Tribute to the BeeGees, will be playing the Showcase Live in Foxboro on April 2nd. This venue might not be totally horrible as it is standing room only/general admission like a regular club. BUT, here’s the awesomest thing, Brendon Small of Dethklok will also be performing with the …

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“Pawtucket Fury”

A new entry for the growing Pawtucket songbook from Suffering Bastard. @ AS220 Suffering Bastard, Shallow Waters (political power electronics), Diagram A (RI noise), High Plains Thunder, and National Grid @ The Blackstone Club Stoner Benefit Show @ Jerky’s the Brew with the Attic & Fairhaven

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