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THURS. APRIL 18th @ 8:00PM

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Smelting down the best aspects of punk, metal, darkwave, and industrial comes Komrads from Rochester, New York. Taking genre-fusing to the next level, Komrads expertly creates dark dance tracks and brings raw untethered intensity to back it up. Described as “torturing synths,” Komrads challenges the traditional and expands on the ideas of darkwave. If you’re looking for industrial that takes simmering rage to the next level, Komrads will be your new best-friend.

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FRI. APRIL 19th @ 8:00PM

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Impassioned singer and songwriter Scott H. Biram offers up a unique blend of "real" country, old-school acoustic blues, and punk, with influences ranging from Minor Threat and Slayer to Bill Monroe and Mississippi Fred McDowell. Biram is a one-man band, playing all his songs on a 1959 Gibson hollow-body guitar and an amplified "stomp board," and his music combines a gritty fire and swagger with a bent but genuine respect for roots music traditions. Biram's trademark fusion of roaring guitar, heavy stomp, and the gritty blast of his vocals was presented in full-strength on 2005's The Dirty Old One Man Band, while later efforts such as 2014's Nothing But Blood and 2017's The Bad Testament added acoustic interludes and some rough and tumble gospel selections.
Describing his music as "the bastard child of punk, blues, country, hillbilly, bluegrass, chain gang, metal, and classic rock," Biram was born in Lockhart, Texas and grew up in Prairie Lea (a small town of less than 250 residents) and San Marcos (a city of 50,000 not far from Austin). While in high school, Biram joined a local punk rock band called the Thangs, and played shows with them after moving on to college, earning a degree in fine arts from Southwest Texas State University. As he developed a taste for roots music, in particular Lightnin' Hopkins and Doc Watson, he played with a pair of bluegrass bands during his college days, Scott Biram & the Salt Peter Boys and Bluegrass Drive-By.
In the late '90s, Biram adopted his aggressive one-man-band performing style and released his first album, This Is Kingsbury?, in 2000 on his own KnuckleSandwich Records label. Another self-released album, Preachin' and Hollerin', appeared in 2002. In 2003, Biram was nearly killed when his truck was involved in a head-on collision with a semi on a Texas highway. While confined to his bed, Biram recorded an EP, Rehabilitation Blues, and less than two months after the accident, he played a legendary show at Austin's Continental Club, performing on-stage in a wheelchair with IVs still dangling from his arms. The Continental show defined Biram's relentless and rebellious image, and he hit the road hard, playing up to 200 dates a year and releasing records at a steady pace. His 2004 album, The Dirty Old One Man Band, attracted the attention of "insurgent country" label Bloodshot Records, which released a revised edition of the disc in 2005. Since then, Biram has divided his time between his punishing road schedule and recording new music for Bloodshot, turning out five albums (Graveyard Shift, Something's Gone/Lost Forever, Bad Ingredients, Nothin' But Blood, and The Bad Testament) and a pair of singles between 2006 and 2017. A compilation of spiritually themed but typically rough-hewn numbers, Sold Out to the Devil: A Collection of Gospel Cuts by the Rev. Scott H. Biram, was issued by Bloodshot in November 2019; it included one unreleased performance, a cover of the Louvin Brothers' "Broadminded."

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UltraBomb is the riotous punk outfit hailing from three different countries
(USA, Canada and England), to create one international punk rock super
group. Featuring legendary members Greg Norton (Husker Du), Finny McConnell (The Mahones) and Jamie Oliver (UK Subs). UltraBomb formed on July 21, 2021, and recorded their killer debut album "Time To Burn". They are now getting ready to release the much-anticipated sophomore album “Dying To Smile”, recorded in the heart of London in the Winter of 2023.

With a working-class ethic and a love of classic punk, their incredible high-
energy live shows will not fail to meet the expectations of what these three

rumbustious musicians are well known for.
Now that UltraBomb has teamed up with some of the best agents in the music business (Destiny Tourbooking in Europe and Atomic Music Group in North /South America) UltraBomb will be hitting the road in support of their new album. They will be joining Me First and the Gimme Gimmes on their East Coast tour this Spring with more shows to come.
Ultrabomb’s full-length album "Time to Burn" received critical acclaim, Punk
Rock Theory wrote “Ten songs worth of punk rock meets rock ‘n roll that will make you think of everything from The Replacements and The Who to
Leatherface”. Their sophomore album, Dying to Smile, is set for release in
Spring of 2024 and sure to bring the same unapologetic songwriting and fiery energy.
UltraBomb is the result of what only these three gritty and skilled musicians
could develop and create in these uncertain times, and they are now ready to share it with the world.

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SAT. APRIL 20th @ 8:00PM

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SUN. APRIL 21st @ 7:00PM

Sometimes, things just speak… or scream, roar, shout, maim, wound, beat, pulverize and destroy… for themselves. Exhibit A? All Hell’s Breaking Loose, the 15th studio album from Newcastle-born Heavy Metal pioneers Raven, set for release on June 30th 2023 on Silver Lining Music.

Their history as vanguards of that early ‘80s scene, of being label-mates in those early ‘80s with the likes of Metallica and Anthrax, is already legendary. It is a story of early success, a major label US deal a few years later, flurries of mainstream popularity followed by years of struggle, and the battles through personal misfortunes such as fires, theft, and injury. Ultimately, Raven’s history is testimony to the enduring power of music when it is absolutely what you are as a human being… which makes the fresh, new, and vital roar from All Hell’s Breaking Loose all the more triumphant, as well as an album which serves to propel Raven into 2023 with ear-shattering relevance.

It is no understatement to say these are 10 incessant, relentless modern Raven classics (11 if you’re lucky enough to get your hands on the Japanese edition), each with tantalizing flurries of twisting, explosive full metal riffery. Yet equally, it is far from just a blur, catching your ears with bespoke barbed hooks and consistently freshening, and shifting, the tempos.

Produced expertly by the band themselves at Mike’s Heaven And Heller Studios, All Hell’s Breaking Loose is as furiously committed as Raven have ever been.

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