Forgotten Epica

When I came home from Iceland Airwaves in 2012, I had prepared some hair of the dog. In this case it was tickets to see Neil Young with my mom at Key Arena on Saturday, and a show with my husband at El Corazon on Sunday. We were there to see Insomnium. I had forgotten Epica was on the bill until I stumbled on this picture.


Solstafir Seven


Solstafir at Barboza in Seattle December 2014

Yesterday I saw Solstafir at El Corazon. It was Mother’s Day, and I’m sure I’ll do some kind of post about that later. For once, I didn’t spend half the show trying to get usable photos and I didn’t run a narrative in my head drafting the review I would write in the morning. I just watched the show. Continue reading

Johan Hegg Broke My Leg

HeggHornsOkay, he didn’t actually break my leg, just messed up my left knee pretty badly.

Okay, he didn’t personally mess up my knee. But it is an absolute fact that I didn’t limp before the Amon Amarth concert last week, and I could barely hobble after it. Continue reading