Next Mosh’s 100 best concert shots of 2018

It was quite a huge year for local rock and metal concert goers, with tours both big and small, a few fests, and plenty of exclusive one-off shows making their way to the Tri-state area in 2018.

We wanted to take a moment to celebrate some of our best live photos snapped this year, with extensive gig coverage made possible courtesy of Alex Basovskiy, CRIOS, Dhruv Kumar, Dominick Bianco, Dylan Lappin, Gabriela Jeronimo, Haley Preininger, Jonathan Arevalo, Lina Glasir, Mathieu Bredeau, Matteo Palermo, Rodrigo Fredes, Wayne Herrschaft, and myself.

Needless to say, huge thanks to the bands, record labels, publicists, venues, and promoters for their kind hospitality year after year.

Here are some (100 to be exact) of our favorite concert shots of 2018 in chronological order…
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Avatar at Gramercy Theatre on 01/11 by Lina Glasir:

Royal Thunder at Saint Vitus on 01/19 by Jonathan Arevalo:

Starset at Highline Ballroom on 01/31 by Lina Glasir:

Corrosion of Conformity at Playstation Theater on 01/31 by Johnny Perilla

Asking Alexandria at Terminal 5 on 02/08 by Lina Glasir:

John 5 at Highline Ballroom on 02/12 by Mathieu Bredeau:

Myrkur at Irving Plaza on 02/16 by Johnny Perilla:

Architects at PlayStation Theater on 02/17 by Matteo Palermo:

G3 at New Jersey Performing Arts Center on 02/18 by Lina Glasir:

Whores. at Saint Vitus on 02/26 by Jonathan Arevalo:

Motionless in White at The Paramount on 03/02 by Dhruv Kumar:

Mother Feather at Knitting Factory on 03/08 by Jonathan Arevalo:

Ross The Boss at Saint Vitus on 03/09 by Johnny Perilla:

Thy Antichrist at Gramercy Theatre on 03/10 by Lina Glasir:

Dark Funeral at Gramercy Theatre on 03/10 by Johnny Perilla:

Nekrogoblikon at Gramercy Theatre on 03/17 by Dylan Lappin:

Black Star Riders at Nassau Coliseum on 03/17 by Johnny Perilla:

Iced Earth at Gramercy Theater on 03/22 by Lina Glasir:

Dirkschneider at Gramercy Theatre on 03/22 by Johnny Perilla:

Malokarpatan at Brooklyn Bazaar on 03/24 by Mathieu Bredeau:

Norma Jean at Knitting Factory on 03/25 by Alex Basovskiy:

Toothgrinder at Knitting Facotry on 03/25 by Dylan Lappin:

Whipstriker at Saint Vitus on 03/27 by Mathieu Bredeau:

Watain at Irving Plaza on 03/31 by Johnny Perilla:

Between the Buried and Me at PlayStation Theatre on 04/04 by Jonathan Arevalo:

Fozzy at Gramercy Theatre on 04/05 by Johnny Perilla:

Dark Dama at Blackthorn 51 on 04/07 by Rodrigo Fredes:

Jinjer at Irving Plaza on 04/07 by Johnny Perilla:

Papa Roach at The Paramount on 04/10 by Lina Glasir:

Franz Ferdinand at Brooklyn Steel on 04/17 by Mathieu Bredeau:

Kamelot at Irving Plaza on 04/20 by Lina Glasir:

The Darkness at Brooklyn Steel on 04/20 by Mathieu Bredeau:

Steel Panther at The Space at Westbury Theater on 04/27 by Dhruv Kumar:

Steven Wilson at PlayStation Theater on 04/29 by Johnny Perilla:

Ghost congregation at Irving Plaza on 04/30 by Johnny Perilla:

Jeff Beck, Ann Wilson, & Paul Rodgers in NYC on 04/30 by Johnny Perilla:

Rawhide at Saint Vitus on 05/02 by Mathieu Bredeau:

Alice in Chains at Hammerstein Ballroom on 05/08 by Johnny Perilla:

Butcher Babies at The Space at Westbury Theater on 05/09 by Wayne Herrschaft:

Jonathan Davis at Irving Plaza on 05/12 by Lina Glasir:

Ghost at Capitol Theatre on 05/15 by Johnny Perilla:

Sons of Apollo at PlayStation Theater on 05/18 by Rodrigo Fredes:

Saliva at Revolution on 05/23 by Lina Glasir:

Hammerfall at Gramercy Theatre on 05/24 by Jonathan Arevalo:

Tesseract at Irving Plaza on 05/24 by Lina Glasir:

Goatwhore at Gramercy Theatre on 05/25 by Johnny Perilla:

Turbowolf at Brooklyn Steel on 05/28 by Johnny Perilla:

Royal Blood at Brooklyn Steel on 05/28 by Johnny Perilla:

Depeche Mode at Barclays Center on 06/06 by Johnny Perilla:

Mutoid Man at Saint Vitus on 06/06 by Jonathan Arevalo:

Skinless at Brooklyn Bazaar on 06/08 by Johnny Perilla:

Wednesday 13 at Gramercy Theatre on 06/18 by Johnny Perilla:

Diamante at Gramercy Theatre on 06/19 by Johnny Perilla:

Light the Torch at Saint Vitus on 07/09 by Jonathan Arevalo:

Exmortus at Saint Vitus on 07/10 by Jonathan Arevalo:

Black Fast at Saint Vitus on 07/16 by Jonathan Arevalo:

Slayer at Jones Beach 07/29 by Johnny Perilla:

Witch Mountain at Saint Vitus on 07/29 by Jonathan Arevalo:

Smashing Pumpkins at Madison Square Garden on 08/01 by Johnny Perilla:

Slightly Stoopid at Coney Island Live on 08/09 by Haley Preininger:

Sick of it All at House of Vans on 08/10 by Johnny Perilla:

Dashboard Confessional at Pier 17 on 08/19 by Haley Preininger:

Dimmu Borgir at PlayStation Theater on 08/25 by Mathieu Bredeau:

Incite at Brooklyn Steel on 08/25 by Jonathan Arevalo:

Judast Priest at Jones Beach on 09/01 by Johnny Perilla:

Godsmack at Jones Beach on 09/02 by Lina Glasir:

Shinedown at Jones Beach on 09/02 by Lina Glasir:

Moonspell at Gramercy Theatre by on 09/07 by Lina Glasir:

Stone Sour at Jones Beach on 09/08 by Johnny Perilla:

Tarja at Gramercy Theatre on 09/09 at Jonathan Arevalo:

August Burns Red at Knockdown Center on 09/10 by Gabriela Jeronimo:

Angra at Gramercy Theatre on 09/12 by Lina Glasir:

Killing Joke at Irving Plaza on 09/12 by Mathieu Bredeau:

Helloween at Irving Plaza on 09/15 by Lina Glasir:

Blessthefall at Gramercy Theatre on 09/16 by Lina Glasir:

Philip H. Anselmo & The Illegals at Saint Vitus on 09/18 by Jonathan Arevalo:

Red Fang at Music Hall of Williamsburg 09/19 by Mathieu Bredeau:

Being As An Ocean at Irving Plaza on 09/20 by Gabriela Jeronimo:

Steel Panther at PlayStation Theater on 09/27 by Johnny Perilla:

The Spider-Verse at NYCC on 10/06 by Johnny Perilla:

Revocation at Le Poisson Rouge on 10/18 by Jonathan Arevalo:

Mewithoutyou at Elsewhere on 10/21 by Jonathan Arevalo:

Wintersun at Irving Plaza on 10/24 by Lina Glasir:

Sevendust at Irving Plaza on 10/27 by Johnny Perilla:

Gwar at Irving Plaza on 10/31 by Johnny Perilla:

Behemoth at PlayStation Theater on 11/03 by Johnny Perilla:

SOS at NYC Marathon on 11/04 by Johnny Perilla:

A Perfect Circle at MSG Theater on 11/06 by Johnny Perilla:

Skid Row at The Paramount on 11/10 by CRIOS:

Suffocation at Gramercy Theatre on 11/16 by Johnny Perilla:

Schirenc plays Pungent Stench at Brooklyn Bazaar on 11/17 by Mathieu Bredeau:

Halestorm at Hammerstein Ballroom on 11/24 by Dominick Bianco:

Atreyu at Gramercy Theatre by 11/27 by CRIOS:

The Casualties at Gramercy Theatre on 11/29 by CRIOS:

Mrs. Smith at Saint Vitus on 12/01 by Jonathan Arevalo:

Generation Axe at NYCB Theatre at Westbury on 12/04 by CRIOS:

Brother Hawk at Saint Vitus on 12/05 by Jonathan Arevalo:

Underoath at PlayStation Theater on 12/05 by Gabriela Jeronimo:

Cult Leader at Saint Vitus on 12/08 by Jonathan Arevalo:

The Devil Wears Prada at Gramercy Theatre on 12/11 by Gabriela Jeronimo:

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