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Going to see the first metal show of 22 tonight. Not sure I'm ecstatic about the lineup, but it's a fucking show. I'm only familiar with the first band. I'll be checking all 3 out today, so if you have specific recs, send 'em.

Imperial Triumphant

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Golgothan

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30 minutes ago, navybsn said:

Going to see the first metal show of 22 tonight. Not sure I'm ecstatic about the lineup, but it's a fucking show. I'm only familiar with the first band. I'll be checking all 3 out today, so if you have specific recs, send 'em.

Imperial Triumphant

Sounding

Golgothan

Wish I could see that show. Imperial Triumphant's drummer is a real treat to watch, and a very cool guy to boot. I've seen him with Secret Chiefs 3 and playing jazz with Hipster Assassins as well as doing metal stuff... just an all around impressive musician. 

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1 hour ago, navybsn said:

Going to see the first metal show of 22 tonight. Not sure I'm ecstatic about the lineup, but it's a fucking show. I'm only familiar with the first band. I'll be checking all 3 out today, so if you have specific recs, send 'em.

Imperial Triumphant

Sounding

Golgothan

I checked out Golgothan not too long ago, and didn't particularly care for them...very much what I would describe as a "modern death metal" band. They name bands like Aborted and Cattle Decapitation as influences, so your mileage may vary

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So far, Sounding is chaotic noise-core stuff. I guess I can tolerate it for 45 minutes. Golgothan isn't bad. Nothing I'd go to see on their own, but an opener I can sit through.

Golgothan - Leech (2022)

 

35 minutes ago, SurgicalBrute said:

I checked out Golgothan not too long ago, and didn't particularly care for them...very much what I would describe as a "modern death metal" band. They name bands like Aborted and Cattle Decapitation as influences, so your mileage may vary

Funny, I was just thinking about those exact 2 bands before I saw your comment. I like some of Cattle Decap's stuff, and their decent live.

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7 hours ago, navybsn said:

Going to see the first metal show of 22 tonight. Not sure I'm ecstatic about the lineup, but it's a fucking show. I'm only familiar with the first band. I'll be checking all 3 out today, so if you have specific recs, send 'em.

Imperial Triumphant

Sounding

Golgothan

A bit jealous.  We've only had 1 metal show locally in years and I missed it due to Omnicron outbreak going ballistic.

 

Black Sabbath - Paranoid

Metallica - Kill 'Em All

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8 hours ago, navybsn said:

Going to see the first metal show of 22 tonight. Not sure I'm ecstatic about the lineup, but it's a fucking show. I'm only familiar with the first band. I'll be checking all 3 out today, so if you have specific recs, send 'em.

Imperial Triumphant

Sounding

Golgothan

Like just about everyone here I say half your fucking luck getting to a metal show at all!

I'd like to see Imperial Triumphant. Not familiar with the others but who cares.

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49 minutes ago, KillaKukumba said:

Come over to Geelong and see the Foo Fighters, that's metal isn't it :P

 

I used to do a radio show and had to argue with my cohost that Foo Fighters and QOTSA is not metal.  He was mainly a glam guy but I did get him into melodic death metal even if it was later In Flames and Soilwork (around Reoute to Remain and Natural Born Chaos era and stuff like Strapping Young Lad.  

 

After he left, I took over and it became 100% pure fucking proper metal. 

 

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I know the media keep telling us punters are desperate for live music and I hope they are. From what I've heard recently gigs around Vic, SA and NSW including Desecrator, In Malice's Wake, Hidden Intent, Harlott and others depending on the shows were not all overly crowded, some shows had as little as 50 people at them.

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1 hour ago, KillaKukumba said:

I know the media keep telling us punters are desperate for live music and I hope they are. From what I've heard recently gigs around Vic, SA and NSW including Desecrator, In Malice's Wake, Hidden Intent, Harlott and others depending on the shows were not all overly crowded, some shows had as little as 50 people at them.

Would love to see Desecrator again.  Saw them a few years ago and holy shit did they rock.  I moshed like I was 18 (and suffered accordingly over the next few days)!

 

Need to check out those other bands.

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