Author: Jenafur Schlangen - Adams

Tengger Cavalry Stuns Chicago’s Beat Kitchen with Metal Originality

Beat Kitchen – Chicago, IL, USA – June 10, 2017 Story by Jenafur Schlangen Having played a sold out show at Carngie Hall in the past, the Beat Kitchen in Chicago was very lucky to have had Tengger Cavalry grace their intimate stage on June 10, 2017. And, not only was the venue lucky to have had them, the people who showed up to witness this metal spectacle were, without a doubt, also lucky in their own right. Tengger Cavalary, a self-proclaimed, “nomadic folk metal band,” are a true testament to pure original music and I cannot even begin...

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Deftones Rock Sold-Out Chicago to Kick Off Summer Tour with Rise Against

“Deftones Rock Completely Sold-Out Amphitheater in Chicago to Kick Off Summer Tour with Rise Against” Huntington Bank Pavilion at Northerly Island, Chicago, IL USA, June 9, 2017 Story by Jenafur Schlangen – Adams On June 9th and due to the generous compliments of Live Nation (Chicago), UnRated Magazine was provided a pristine vantage point of the sold-out spectacle that was Deftones kicking off of their USA summer tour, co-headlining with Chicago’s own, Rise Against and special guests, Thrice. A total of more than 9,000 fans had descended upon Live Nation’s Huntington Bank Pavilion at Northerly Island and the outdoor...

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Chicago Open Air Festival – Metal for Chicago

Chicago Open Air Festival 2016 July 15 – 17, 2016 Toyota Park – Bridgeview, IL By:  Jenafur Schlangen – Adams Chicago Open Air Festival was by far more than just your average live concert festival, it was an entire event that literally catered to the metal music lifestyle.   Catering to metal and industrial music lovers, this event clocked in more than 75,000 fans in attendance during its three-day stint at Toyota Park in Bridgeview, Illinois.  But, just as producers of ChicagoOpen Air (Danny Wimmer Presents) had envisioned, the “festival” was much more of an experience for fans, rather than...

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