Editor's Note: It was a great time reconnecting with Joe Cotela of rising hard rock band DED for Madness To Creation. We initially covered this band when they were beginning their ascent on top of the hard rock mountain when they provided direct support for Pop Evil in Waterloo. Then, the band won awards and … Continue reading Joe Cotela of DED Discusses Mental Health Awareness, Covid-19, and “A Mannequin Idol(Lullaby)” with MADNESS TO CREATION
Contributor's Note: ONE STEP FROM FALLING, commonly abbreviated as OSFF, are an American art rock band formed in 2011 in Syracuse, NY. The band have captivated and mesmerized audiences across the US with their unique sound and energetic live performances. With an eclectic blend of art rock, catchy melodies and heavy riffage that goes straight … Continue reading Ty Gleason of ONE STEP FROM FALLING Talks “Art Rock” and “Stuck On The Wayside” with Mark Dean of Madness To Creation
Editor's Note: A few years back, I remember seeing very funny comedy Don Jamieson on VH1's "That Metal Show" featuring Jim Florentine and Eddie Trunk and thinking not only he's a very funny guy, but he is a metal aficionado. On February 21st, Don Jamieson released "Denim and Laughter" with the help of Biff Byford … Continue reading DON JAMIESON Converses with Madness To Creation on “Denim and Laughter” and the Art of Comedy!
I want to share this playlist with you. Honestly, I thought we hit the pinnacle when we shot Warped Tour. If you would've told us we would've covered Blink 182, Tool, Godsmack(twice) and New Kids On The Block in the same year, I would've been dreaming. As the editor of Madness To Creation, I want … Continue reading We Nerd Out Vol. 109: Bands MADNESS TO CREATION Covered in 2019! Year End Playlist!
It was a crazy Sunday night as Don Jamieson of That Metal Show hosted The Masquerade Rock Fest featuring Puddle of Mudd, Fuel and Sponge with special guests The Raskins live at The Space in Wantagh, New York. It was a night filled with nostalgia and feel-good rock with plenty of hits that took you … Continue reading (Concert Review) MASQUERADE ROCK FEST featuring PUDDLE OF MUDD, FUEL & SPONGE hosted by DON JAMIESON Live at The Space in Westbury, New York (12/1/2019)
Editor's Note: Please check out Amber Lyons Photography on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/amberlyons04. Madness To Creation bringing you the words behind this review and Amber providing the photos. On Tuesday, August 20th, the Victorious War Tour featuring Skillet & Sevendust with special guests Pop Evil and Devour The Day came to the historic Surf Ballroom in … Continue reading (Concert Review) “Victorious War Tour” featuring SKILLET & SEVENDUST Live at the Surf Ballroom in Clear Lake, Iowa (8/20/2019)
On July 16, rock band BRKN Love released a “5 Track Sampler” to preview work to come from the band. Led Zeppelin, Soundgarden, Royal Blood, and Highly Suspect are all listed as influences on the band and the listener should recognize these elements as they engross themselves in the released singles “Shot Down” … Continue reading (EP Review) “5 Track Sampler” by BRKN LOVE
Editor's Note: On a personal note, Messer is very quickly becoming one of my favorite bands to listen to because their songs are so positive and uplifting, and they just flat out rock. The cool thing about this band is that when they have a day off they would rather find a stage and play, … Continue reading Dereak, Maddox, and Kenny of MESSER Converses with Madness To Creation on the Comeback Story of Scott Stapp and Mental Health Awareness!
On May 24th, Minneapolis’ explosive hard rock band Cold Kingdom released Into the Black Sky. It is the band’s first full-length album following the release of EPs The Moon and the Fool and a self-titled work. Due to the powerful female voice of Elissa Pearson, the band will remind some of Evanescence. That is … Continue reading (Album Review) “Into The Black Sky” by COLD KINGDOM