Lucky 7: In Defense of Metal

The intention of this article is to serve as an Op Ed to Ethan Fixell’s article on MTV’s Guy Code. Just kidding. I’m looking to shred this misogynistic, piece of shit, piece of “writing” like John Petrucci shreds a the end of To Live Forever live. I don’t know what’s been in the water lately, but…

Lucky 7: New Year’s Resolutions Edition

It’s that time of the year! We reflect upon our past year and think forward to our future with a goal of living in the present. Ushering in the new year calls on us to connect the whole time continuum, evidently.  In an effort to deflate the stress and maintain the excitement of your annual…

Lucky 7

Here’s the Lucky 7 for 12/20/13-12/22/13 1) The Night Out: Had enough of Mariah Carey’s Christmas tunes? Kick it with old school Mariah, along with Sugar Ray, Will Smith, boys bands and angsty chick rockers at The Bellhouse’s “Party Like It’s 1999” dance party. A staple in the Bellhouse seasonal repertoire, this edition is commemorating the…

Track By Track: The Griswolds

The Griswolds are here just in time for the holidays! But instead of pulling Christmas trees from a frozen ground with their bare hands, this Australian five piece is bringing their eclectic sound to Brooklyn Bowl.  Let’s go track by track, shall we? The album’s opener and title track is “Heart of a Lion”.  In…

Lucky 7

Here’s the Lucky 7 for 12/13/13-12/15/13 1) The Night Out: As a metalhead, the only experience I’ve found comparable to roughing the most brutal of mosh pits is navigating midtown during the holiday season. Looking to dive into the holidays but avoid the shopping circus that runs from Macy’s to Bryant Park? Climb aboard one…