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Mar
23
Sat
WACKEN METAL BATTLE USA 2019: Los Angeles – Round 1, Battle 2 (w/ guest headliner Void Vator) @ The Viper Room
Mar 23 @ 8:00 pm

Metal Assault is extremely proud to bring back to Los Angeles, the 2019 edition of Wacken Metal Battle USA! We will be organizing and hosting the LA preliminary battle rounds, the LA Final, the West Coast Final, and the National Final!

LA Round 1, Battle 2 lineup:
Consciously Dying
Blood of the Heretic
Bury Them Deep
Vile Descent

Plus, special guest headliner: Void Vator

Saturday March 23 2019
The Viper Room
8852 Sunset Blvd, West Hollywood CA 90069
21+, 8 PM, $12 PRE-SALE // $15 AT THE DOOR

Battle Rules:
https://metalbattleusa.com/rules/

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Mar
25
Mon
Heavy Mondays Vol. 4: Black Sabbath Worship Edition w/ Beyond The Roots, Murauder & Lords Of Illusion @ The Down & Out
Mar 25 @ 8:00 pm

Metal Assault brings you a new concert series in the heart of downtown Los Angeles, promoting the best of local and underground hard rock and heavy metal, every Monday in March, April and May 2019!

Vol. 4: Black Sabbath Worship edition, featuring:
Beyond The Roots, Lords Of Illusion & Murauder performing Black Sabbath covers + originals

Plus, DJ Andrew Bansal spinning the heaviest jams before and after the show and between sets!

The Down & Out
501 S. Spring St, Los Angeles CA 90013
21+ // NO COVER // 8 PM-1 AM // Full Bar & Kitchen

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Mar
30
Sat
AURA ‘Grains Of Sanity’ EP Release Party @ Petie's Place
Mar 30 @ 7:30 pm

Los Angeles’ finest new prog band AURA – Official Band is releasing their debut EP and we’re throwing a party for them!

Plus:
Dawn Fades
Marrow
Healing
The Through Line

Saturday March 30 2019
Petie’s Place
6025 Reseda Blvd, Tarzana CA 91356
21+, doors @ 7:30 PM, $10

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Apr
1
Mon
Heavy Mondays Vol. 5: Modern Metal Edition w/ Uncompliant, Influence & Pry Open @ The Down & Out
Apr 1 @ 8:00 pm

Metal Assault brings you a new concert series in the heart of downtown Los Angeles, promoting the best of local and underground hard rock and heavy metal, every Monday in March, April and May 2019!

Vol. 5: April 1, Modern Metal edition, featuring:
Uncompliant
Influence
PryOpen

Plus, DJ Andrew Bansal spinning the heaviest jams before and after the show and between sets!

The Down & Out
501 S. Spring St, Los Angeles CA 90013
21+ // NO COVER // 8 PM-1 AM // Full Bar & Kitchen

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Apr
8
Mon
Heavy Mondays Vol. 6: Hard Rock Edition w/ Break, Low Octane & Sapien @ The Down & Out
Apr 8 @ 8:00 pm

Metal Assault brings you a new concert series in the heart of downtown Los Angeles, promoting the best of local and underground hard rock and heavy metal, every Monday in March, April and May 2019!

Vol. 6: April 8th, Hard Rock edition, featuring:
Break
Low Octane
Sapien

Plus, DJ Andrew Bansal spinning the heaviest jams before and after the show and between sets!

The Down & Out
501 S. Spring St, Los Angeles CA 90013
21+ // NO COVER // 8 PM-1 AM // Full Bar & Kitchen

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Apr
12
Fri
TZIMANI w/ Gwarizama, Ritual Moon & Trimortis @ Petie's Place
Apr 12 @ 7:30 pm

San Diego NWOTHM duo Tzimani hits the San Fernando Valley with face-melting, fist-pumping heavy metal!

Plus:
Gwarizama
Ritual Moon
Trimortis

Friday April 12 2019
Petie’s Place
6025 Reseda Blvd, Tarzana, CA 91356
21+, doors @ 8:00, $8 advance // $10 day-of-show

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Apr
13
Sat
WACKEN METAL BATTLE USA 2019: Los Angeles – Round 1, Battle 3 (w/ guest headliner SirenHex) @ The Viper Room
Apr 13 @ 8:00 pm

Metal Assault is extremely proud to bring back to Los Angeles, the 2019 edition of Wacken Metal Battle USA! We will be organizing and hosting the LA preliminary battle rounds, the LA Final, the West Coast Final, and the National Final!

LA Round 1, Battle 3 lineup:
Heavy Justice
Nyctophile
RAMIT
Hollywood Nightmare
NightSword

Plus special guest headliner: SirenHex

Saturday April 13 2019
The Viper Room
8852 Sunset Blvd, West Hollywood CA 90069
21+, 8 PM, $12 ADV // $15 DOS

Battle Rules:
https://metalbattleusa.com/rules/

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Apr
15
Mon
Heavy Mondays Vol. 7 @ The Down & Out
Apr 15 @ 8:00 pm
Heavy Mondays Vol. 7 @ The Down & Out | Los Angeles | California | United States

Metal Assault brings you a new concert series in the heart of downtown Los Angeles, promoting the best of local and underground hard rock and heavy metal, every Monday in March, April and May 2019!

Vol. 7: April 15, featuring:
Steelwitch
The CheeseBergens
More TBA

Plus, DJ Andrew Bansal spinning the heaviest jams before and after the show and between sets!

The Down & Out
501 S. Spring St, Los Angeles CA 90013
21+ // NO COVER // 8 PM-1 AM // Full Bar & Kitchen

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Apr
17
Wed
ARMED FOR APOCALYPSE w/ Benoit & Drainage
Apr 17 @ 8:00 pm – 10:30 pm

Metal Assault proudly brings Northern California sludgemongers Armed For Apocalypse, back to the Los Angeles area for a show at Petie’s Place in Tarzana!

Local support:
Benoit
Drainage

Wednesday April 17 2019
21+ // 8 PM // $5

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Apr
20
Sat
SOLAR HAZE Album Release Party @ Old Towne Pub Pasadena
Apr 20 @ 8:00 pm

Solar Haze will be releasing their debut LP on 4/20 via Metal Assault Records, and to celebrate, we are throwing an album release party on the same date!

Also featuring:
Old Blood
Garbeast
Bellegrave

Plus Ryan D (comedy set)

Saturday April 20 2019
Old Towne Pub Pasadena
66 N. Fair Oaks Ave, Pasadena CA 91103
21+ // doors @ 8 PM // $7

Media sponsor: Humpcast

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Apr
22
Mon
Heavy Mondays Vol. 8: Psychedelic Rock Edition w/ Ophidian Altar, Velvateen & Far Outside @ The Down & Out
Apr 22 @ 8:00 pm

Metal Assault brings you a new concert series in the heart of downtown Los Angeles, promoting the best of local and underground hard rock and heavy metal, every Monday in March, April and May 2019!

Vol. 8: April 22, Psychedelic Rock edition, featuring:
OphidianAltar
Velvateen
Far Outside

Plus, DJ Andrew Bansal spinning the heaviest jams before and after the show and between sets!

The Down & Out
501 S. Spring St, Los Angeles CA 90013
21+ // NO COVER // 8 PM-1 AM // Full Bar & Kitchen

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Apr
25
Thu
CORTEGE (Austin TX) w/ Old Blood & LiminaL @ Que Sera
Apr 25 @ 9:00 pm

Metal Assault brings Austin TX drone / doom / space rock duo Cortége to the Los Angeles area as part of their Spring 2019 tour!

Plus:
Old Blood
LiminaL

Thursday April 25 2019
Que Sera (Long Beach CA)
21+, $5, doors @ 9 PM

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Apr
26
Fri
THREE TOWERS w/ Mountain Tamer, Goat Rhythm, Macrocosm & Easy Death @ Five Star Bar DTLA
Apr 26 @ 8:00 pm

Metal Assault is proud to bring Oakland CA heavy three-piece Three Towers to downtown Los Angeles!

Plus:
Mountain Tamer (LA)
Goat Rhythm (Ventura CA)
Macrocosm (LA)
Easy Death (Ventura CA)

Friday April 26 2019
5 Star Bar
267 S. Main St, Los Angeles CA 90012
21+ // Doors @ 8 PM // $10

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Apr
27
Sat
WACKEN METAL BATTLE USA 2019: Los Angeles Final @ The Viper Room
Apr 27 @ 8:00 pm

Metal Assault is extremely proud to bring back to Los Angeles, the 2019 edition of Wacken Metal Battle USA! We will be organizing and hosting the LA preliminary battle rounds, the LA Final, the West Coast Final, and the National Final!

Los Angeles Final (featuring winners of LA Round 1 Battles)
Saturday April 27 2019
The Viper Room
8852 Sunset Blvd, West Hollywood CA 90069
21+, 8 PM, tickets on sale soon

Wacken Metal Battle USA 2019 Band Submissions Open October 6th, 2018.

Unsigned bands interested in participating for 2019 battles, can apply at the following link beginning October 6th at 6AM PST: https://metalbattleusa.com/apply/
(Applications end December 2, 2018 at 11:59PM PST)

Battles will be held in Los Angeles, San Diego, Phoenix, Dallas, Houston, Austin, Corpus Christi, Atlanta, Tampa Bay, Orlando, New York City, and Chicago with more to be announced.

How it works:
Participating cities will host qualifying rounds plus a city final organized by a local city concert promoter where one band will move forward to the American national final in Los Angeles on May 25th, 2019. The winner of the national final will move on to perform at the 30th edition of Wacken Open Air, and compete against the winners of 29 other countries in a final global battle. All bands will be judged during battle rounds by respected local music industry representatives.

Rules:
https://metalbattleusa.com/rules/

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Apr
29
Mon
Heavy Mondays Vol. 9 @ The Down & Out
Apr 29 @ 8:00 pm
Heavy Mondays Vol. 9 @ The Down & Out | Los Angeles | California | United States

Metal Assault brings you a new concert series in the heart of downtown Los Angeles, promoting the best of local and underground hard rock and heavy metal, every Monday in March, April and May 2019!

Vol. 9: April 29, featuring:
The Doubted
The Blue Prison
More TBA

Plus, DJ Andrew Bansal spinning the heaviest jams before and after the show and between sets!

The Down & Out
501 S. Spring St, Los Angeles CA 90013
21+ // NO COVER // 8 PM-1 AM // Full Bar & Kitchen

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May
6
Mon
Heavy Mondays Vol. 10 @ The Down & Out
May 6 @ 8:00 pm
Heavy Mondays Vol. 10 @ The Down & Out | Los Angeles | California | United States

Metal Assault brings you a new concert series in the heart of downtown Los Angeles, promoting the best of local and underground hard rock and heavy metal, every Monday in March, April and May 2019!

Vol. 10: May 6, featuring:
Warwitch
OphidianAltar
More TBA

Plus, DJ Andrew Bansal spinning the heaviest jams before and after the show and between sets!

The Down & Out
501 S. Spring St, Los Angeles CA 90013
21+ // NO COVER // 8 PM-1 AM // Full Bar & Kitchen

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May
10
Fri
OLD BLOOD w/ Solar Haze, Garbeast & Bonehenge @ Petie's Place
May 10 @ 7:30 pm
OLD BLOOD w/ Solar Haze, Garbeast & Bonehenge @ Petie's Place | Los Angeles | California | United States

Metal Assault proudly presents:

Old Blood
Solar Haze
Garbeast
Bonehenge
More TBA

Friday May 10 2019
Petie’s Place
6025 Reseda Blvd, Tarzana CA 91536
21+, $10, doors @ 7:30 PM

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May
11
Sat
WACKEN METAL BATTLE USA 2019: West Coast Final @ The Viper Room
May 11 @ 8:00 pm

Metal Assault is extremely proud to bring back to Los Angeles, the 2019 edition of Wacken Metal Battle USA! We will be organizing and hosting the LA preliminary battle rounds, the LA Final, the West Coast Final, and the National Final!

West Coast Final (featuring winners of the LA, San Diego and Phoenix Finals)
Saturday May 11 2019
The Viper Room
8852 Sunset Blvd, West Hollywood CA 90069
21+, 8 PM, tickets on sale soon

Wacken Metal Battle USA 2019 Band Submissions Open October 6th, 2018.

Unsigned bands interested in participating for 2019 battles, can apply at the following link beginning October 6th at 6AM PST: https://metalbattleusa.com/apply/
(Applications end December 2, 2018 at 11:59PM PST)

Battles will be held in Los Angeles, San Diego, Phoenix, Dallas, Houston, Austin, Corpus Christi, Atlanta, Tampa Bay, Orlando, New York City, and Chicago with more to be announced.

How it works:
Participating cities will host qualifying rounds plus a city final organized by a local city concert promoter where one band will move forward to the American national final in Los Angeles on May 25th, 2019. The winner of the national final will move on to perform at the 30th edition of Wacken Open Air, and compete against the winners of 29 other countries in a final global battle. All bands will be judged during battle rounds by respected local music industry representatives.

Rules:
https://metalbattleusa.com/rules/

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May
13
Mon
Heavy Mondays Vol. 11: Crossover Thrash Edition w/ Murauder, Devour & Exile @ The Down & Out
May 13 @ 8:00 pm

Metal Assault brings you a new concert series in the heart of downtown Los Angeles, promoting the best of local and underground hard rock and heavy metal, every Monday in March, April and May 2019!

Vol. 11: May 13, Crossover Thrash edition, featuring:
Murauder
DevourOfficial
Exile

Plus, DJ Andrew Bansal spinning the heaviest jams before and after the show and between sets!

The Down & Out
501 S. Spring St, Los Angeles CA 90013
21+ // NO COVER // 8 PM-1 AM // Full Bar & Kitchen

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May
15
Wed
1968 w/ Kaiser, Monsternaut & Jamestown Pagans @ Five Star Bar DTLA
May 15 @ 8:00 pm
1968 w/ Kaiser, Monsternaut & Jamestown Pagans @ Five Star Bar DTLA | Los Angeles | California | United States

Metal Assault in association with Vegas Rock Revolution proudly brings a heavy dose of British and European fuzz to downtown Los Angeles!

Featuring:
1968 (UK)
Kaiser (Finland)
Monsternaut (Finland)

Plus local support:
Jamestown Pagans
More TBA

Wednesday May 15 2019
5 Star Bar
267 S. Main St, Los Angeles CA 90012
21+ // 8 PM // $10

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May
20
Mon
Heavy Mondays Vol. 12: European Invasion featuring Omega Sun & Captain Caravan @ The Down & Out
May 20 @ 8:00 pm

Metal Assault brings you a new concert series in the heart of downtown Los Angeles, promoting the best of local and underground hard rock and heavy metal, every Monday in March, April and May 2019!

Vol. 12: May 20, European Invasion showcase, in collaboration with Vegas Rock Revolution, featuring:
OMEGA SUN (Slovenia)
Captain Caravan (Norway)

Plus local support acts:
Mountain Tamer
Solar Haze

Plus, DJ Andrew Bansal spinning the heaviest jams before and after the show and between sets!

The Down & Out
501 S. Spring St, Los Angeles CA 90013
21+ // NO COVER // 8 PM-1 AM // Full Bar & Kitchen

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May
23
Thu
SATURNA (Spain) w/ Omega Sun (Slovenia) & Far Outside @ Old Towne Pub
May 23 @ 8:00 pm
SATURNA (Spain) w/ Omega Sun (Slovenia) & Far Outside @ Old Towne Pub | Pasadena | California | United States

Metal Assault, in association with Vegas Rock Revolution, proudly brings you heavy psychedelic fuzz rock all the way from Europe, featuring SATURNA (Spain) and OMEGA SUN (Slovenia), to the Old Towne Pub Pasadena!

Plus:
Far Outside (LA)
More TBA

Thursday May 23 2019
21+ // $7 // doors @ 8 PM

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May
25
Sat
WACKEN METAL BATTLE USA 2019: National Final @ The Viper Room
May 25 @ 8:00 pm

Metal Assault is extremely proud to bring back to Los Angeles, the 2019 edition of Wacken Metal Battle USA! We will be organizing and hosting the LA preliminary battle rounds, the LA Final, the West Coast Final, and the National Final!

National Final (featuring winners of the West Coast, Illinois, New York, Florida and Texas Finals)
Saturday May 25 2019
The Viper Room
8852 Sunset Blvd, West Hollywood CA 90069
21+, 8 PM, tickets on sale soon

Wacken Metal Battle USA 2019 Band Submissions Open October 6th, 2018.

Unsigned bands interested in participating for 2019 battles, can apply at the following link beginning October 6th at 6AM PST: https://metalbattleusa.com/apply/
(Applications end December 2, 2018 at 11:59PM PST)

Battles will be held in Los Angeles, San Diego, Phoenix, Dallas, Houston, Austin, Corpus Christi, Atlanta, Tampa Bay, Orlando, New York City, and Chicago with more to be announced.

How it works:
Participating cities will host qualifying rounds plus a city final organized by a local city concert promoter where one band will move forward to the American national final in Los Angeles on May 25th, 2019. The winner of the national final will move on to perform at the 30th edition of Wacken Open Air, and compete against the winners of 29 other countries in a final global battle. All bands will be judged during battle rounds by respected local music industry representatives.

Rules:
https://metalbattleusa.com/rules/

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May
27
Mon
Heavy Mondays Vol. 13: Mortar, The Black Sound & Animal King @ The Down & Out
May 27 @ 8:00 pm

Metal Assault brings you a new concert series in the heart of downtown Los Angeles, promoting the best of local and underground hard rock and heavy metal, every Monday in March, April and May 2019!

Vol. 13: May 27, featuring:
Mortar (San Diego)
The Black Sound
Animal King

Plus, DJ Andrew Bansal spinning the heaviest jams before and after the show and between sets!

The Down & Out
501 S. Spring St, Los Angeles CA 90013
21+ // NO COVER // 8 PM-1 AM // Full Bar & Kitchen

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