Tagged: Regency Ballroom


Sonata Arctica – San Francisco – September 28th, 2014

Artist: Sonata Arctica Supporting: Xandria and Delain Date: September 28th, 2014 Location: San Francisco Venue: The Regency Grand Ballroom Tour: Pariah’s Child World Tour Remarks: Having skipped San Francisco on their Stones Grows Her Name tour, it’s been a whole 4 years since I last saw Sonata Arctica. Although I was still kinda peeved that they skipped us last tour, all was quickly forgotten upon entering the venue! Not only did they come back, but they brought along my recent favorite, Delain, as well as long tenured German band Xandria. Although they’ve been around for quite some time, Xandria never...


Within Temptation & Amaranthe – San Francisco – September 25th, 2014

Artist: Within Temptation Support: Amaranthe Date: September 25th, 2014 Location: San Francisco Venue: Regency Grand Ballroom Tour: Hydra World Tour This concert has been a long time coming. Within Temptation show how much they have grown as a band since their last US tour almost exactly 7 years ago. Their popularity has grown quite significantly. Last time they were in San Francisco, they filled Slim’s; this time around they filled the Regency Grandball room, on the floor and upstairs. That’s quite a feat! I don’t think I’ve seen that venue that packed before (seated shows excluded). Production-wise, they’re known for...