the forge

Live Photos of Black Label Society From Joliet, IL by Jason Carlson

Live Photos: Black Label Society From The Forge In Joliet, IL

Black Label Society continue to burn up the road in support of their most recent release, Grimmest Hits. On July 17, they made a stop at The Forge in Joliet, Illinois, with support from Corrosion of Conformity and Telekinetic Yeti. SkullsNBones’ Photo Editor Jason Carlson was on hand to capture the action. Check out his live photos now! Check out live photos

Read More »
Telekinetic Yeti - Live Photos - Chicago - Jason Carlson

Live Photos: Telekinetic Yeti From The Forge In Joliet, IL

Black Label Society performed at The Forge in Joliet, Illinois, on July 17 as part of their summer tour. On this leg, they brought with them Corrosion of Conformity and doomsters Telekinetic Yeti from Dubuque, Iowa. Check out live photos of Telekinetic Yeti courtesy of Jason Carlson.

Read More »

Satyricon: Live Photos from The Forge!

Satyricon recently wrapped up their last US tour. If you didn’t get a chance to see them while they were here, you’ll have to travel overseas to catch them now. Thankfully, I was able to experience their show on May 20th at The Forge in Joliet, IL! Check out the gallery below!

Read More »

Goatwhore: Live Photos from The Forge!

Opening for Satyricon were New Orleans natives, Goatwhore! I’ve seen Goatwhore before, and got to hang out with Ben and Sammy on 70000 Tons of Metal; not to mention, I even got to interview Ben on 70000 Tons where we talked at length about scuba diving! (If any of our readers are divers, hit me up – I’m always looking

Read More »

Never We See: Live Photos from The Forge!

Local act Never We See was the second opening band for Satyricon, and they brought a cool element of stage theatrics to their show at The Forge in Joliet, IL. I’ll admit, I’m a sucker for anything theatrical with good music (GWAR, Avatar, etc…) so these guys definitely caught my eye! If you’re in Chicago, or if they go on

Read More »

Soulfly – Live Photos from The Forge!

It’s time to wrap up our coverage of the From the Amazon to the Nile tour with Soulfly. This was my first time ever seeing Soulfly live, and I have to say that Max and crew really delivered their brand of high energy metal to the awaiting crowd at The Forge in Joliet, IL on May 6th! If you’re a

Read More »

Nile – Live Photos from The Forge!

I have been a fan of Nile since I first saw the on tour for Black Seeds of Vengeance. I’ve seen them multiple times and had a few conversations with Karl Sanders over the years. Nile is wrapping up their tour with Soulfly. I try to always make it to Nile shows and I had the chance to cover them

Read More »

Beneath the Hollow – Live Photos from The Forge!

Beneath the Hollow was the final local opening band for Nile and Soulfly on May 6th at The Forge. They weren’t as heavy as the rest of the lineup, but their brand of metal seemed to go over well with the crowd. I was there to cover the event and captured the photos below! Check out the Beneath the Hollow

Read More »

Orinoco – Live Photos from The Forge!

The second opening act for Nile/Soulfly was local Chicago band, Orinoco! Having covered them before, it was a pleasure to see Orinoco open for such heavyweights as Nile and Soulfly on May 6th at The Forge in Joliet, IL! Check out the Orinoco gallery below!

Read More »

Goatwhore: Live Photos from The Forge!

Opening for Satyricon were New Orleans natives, Goatwhore! I’ve seen Goatwhore before, and got to hang out with Ben and Sammy on 70000 Tons of

Orinoco – Live Photos from The Forge!

The second opening act for Nile/Soulfly was local Chicago band, Orinoco! Having covered them before, it was a pleasure to see Orinoco open for such