Metro Concerts Live Presents
Volumes, Upon A Burning Body
The White Noise, CONVICTIONS, Manhattan Blockade, Cetana
330 E. Washington St.
Iowa City, IA, 52240
Doors 4:45 PM / Show 5:00 PM (event ends at 10:00 PM)
This event is all ages
Rhythmic, Groove, Technical, Brutal, Captivating, Face Melting are all adjectives that do not even come close to touching the tip of the iceberg when it comes to describing the sound, image and movement exploding right now out of Southern California. The source of this decibel shattering, mind-numbing, captivating phenomenon? Los Angeles metal outfit, VOLUMES.
VOLUMES are a collection of five young musicians coming from a wide array of musical backgrounds, ranging from jazz, classical, post-rock to rap and of course metal. VOLUMES eclectic tastes blend together to forge a creative bond between several types of genres that are worlds apart. The combination of their efforts results in fusions between intricate patterns, melodies, and progressive.. yet-not-to-be-overlooked-aggressive, straight to the point, metal. This particular blend of musical styles strives to find a balance between chaos and tranquility. Standing out in their genre is the fact that VOLUMES have two lead-vocalists who utilize their different ranges to create a layered, charismatic volatile sound which leave all listeners begging for more.
Having just signed on with MEDIASKARE RECORDS & OUTERLOOP MANAGEMENT, VOLUMES quickly released their unforgettable fan favorite EP titled: 'The Concept Of Dreaming'. Wasting no time, VOLUMES immediately begin work on their currently entitled debut full length "VIA" that hit #1 on iTunes Metal the first day. With their whole career starting to unfold, and the world ahead of them VOLUMES are not a band you want to overlook.. be forewarned.
Upon A Burning Body
Prepare yourself for a brutal, unrelenting array of unabashed aggression and sheer ferocity that will beat you to oblivion. This is what UPON A BURNING BODY delivers each and every time. The San Antonio based group's debut offering, The World Is Ours, caught the metal scene by storm with its crushing Pantera-esque grooves, dynamic riffing and captivating hooks. Their live performance is unmatched, which quickly had their name being spread by the masses throughout the scene.
Their highly acclaimed latest offering RED.WHITE.GREEN. was tracked, mixed and mastered with renowned producer Will Putney (For Today) at The Machine Shop in NJ. This album showed the band truly coming into their own unique sound.
With a clear vision for their identity and an immeasurable level of determination, UPON A BURNING BODY are now touring full-time throughout the world spreading their message of dedication, self-belief and relentless competitive greatness. Sumerian founder Ash Avildsen commented "Upon a Burning Body frontman Danny Leal has one of the most distinguishable and decipherable voices I have heard in years. With the perfect soundtrack of riffs and beats backing him and an explosive live show, there is no question what the very near future will hold for this band."
UPON A BURNING BODY's unrelenting touring schedule was highlighted by performances on the massive Rockstar Energy Mayhem Festival and The Vans Warped Tour. Expect the group's third full-length album this summer.
The White Noise
Post-hardcore band formed in 2009 under the name "Set The Sun"
$20.00 - $25.00