Church of the 8th Day Presents Abysmal Dawn, Letum Ascensus, The Cauterized, Dreaming Dead, Grave Desecration
7:00 PM, $8
Abysmal Dawn plays aggressive modern death metal combining some of the best elements of both black and thrash metal. The band seamlessly blends the catchiness and technicality of early ‘90s American death, with ample doses of atmosphere, melody and the brutality of their contemporaries. Pain ridden death growls, complex drumming and soaring leads all help make From Ashes one of the strongest debuts within the extreme music genre in a long time!
Thursday, May 22nd
MC Lars plays the AlterKnit Lounge
8:00 PM, $10
MC Lars is a member of what he dubs the “iGeneration,” a group born and raised in the time of the Ninja Turtles, cassette tapes and new wave music, who now live in the age of Desperate Housewives, Sidekicks and screamo bands. These are the kids who have grown up using the Internet as a part of their every day life. …