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I was introduced to Australian metalcore at Warped Tour, something I hadn’t really thought about having a scene in the land down under.  In Hearts Wake left a good impression on me with the amount of energy they put out, getting the crowd into the show, and looking to be …

Tonight Alive performed on the Journey’s Right Foot Stage on an extremely sweaty afternoon in St. Louis.  The band is promoting their latest album Underworld which came out earlier this year.  The album has received praise and features vocal support from big names including Corey Taylor & Lynn Gunn.  This was …

New Real Friends album Composure coming July 13th. llinois rock-group REAL FRIENDS have released their newest single “Unconditional Love” off of their upcoming third studio album Composure, set to release on July 13 through Fearless Records. The catchy single, which further showcases their sound change, can be checked out here. Pre-orders for Composure are available here. The band is currently on a headlining run on the Vans …

This is a unique experience to say the least.  When the announcement was first made and accompanying YouTube videos from Lindsey Stirling were posted, a lot of potential for creativity came flooding to everyone’s minds. When Lindsey took to the stage it wasn’t long before the floor was filled with …

Photos of Story Of The Year at Warped Tour. All photos taken by Luke Spencer in St. Louis, MO on July 3rd, 2018. This was the only tour date on Warped for Story Of The Year, which makes sense as it’s a hometown show for the band.  Promoting their new album Wolves, …

Photos of MAKEOUT at Warped Tour. All photos taken by Luke Spencer in St. Louis, MO on July 3rd, 2018. The pop-punk (and all capitalized) band MAKEOUT performed in the afternoon on the owly.fm stage.  While the heat was getting to everyone in attendance there was still a good amount of …

Photos of Senses Fail at Warped Tour. All photos taken by Luke Spencer in St. Louis, MO on July 3rd, 2018. Coming out to an NBA entrance announcing each band member like they were about to enter the All-Star game, Senses Fail performed on the Mutant White Lightning stage to a …

Photos of Wage War at Warped Tour. All photos taken by Luke Spencer in St. Louis, MO on July 3rd, 2018. These guys have come a long way from the local Ocala scene.  Wage War have had quite a time since last year’s Self-Help Festival stops and releasing their latest album Deadweight.  …

Photos of Crown The Empire at Warped Tour. All photos taken by Luke Spencer in St. Louis, MO on July 3rd, 2018. These Texan’s brought the heat with them to St. Louis.  The show still went on though and it didn’t slow down Crown The Empire any.  The band is performing …

Photos of The Used at Warped Tour. All photos taken by Luke Spencer in St. Louis, MO on July 3rd, 2018. Smoke sticks and smoke bombs are my new favorite stage effect when shooting live bands.  I don’t know who thought of it for The Used but they get an A+ …

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