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Jan
24
Thu
The Masquerade of Souls Over Los Angeles feat. SEVEN SPIRES, AFTER TIME & more @ The Viper Room
Jan 24 @ 8:00 pm

Metal Assault is pleased to bring two amazing symphonic metal bands Seven Spires (Boston MA) and AfterTime (Minneapolis MN) to Los Angeles for a show at The Viper Room!

Local support:
Empyrean Throne
Discarnate Motions

Thursday January 24 2019
8852 Sunset Blvd, West Hollywood CA 90069
21+, 8 PM, $10

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Jan
25
Fri
Metal Assault & The 6660s present AVIATIONS w/ Sha Nova & Bantamweight @ El Cid on Sunset
Jan 25 @ 9:30 pm

Metal Assault, in association with The 6660s, is proud to bring Boston MA progressive metal band Aviations back to Los Angeles for a headline show!

Plus:
Shá Nova
BANTAMWEIGHT (EP release show)

Friday January 25 2019
El Cid on Sunset
ALL AGES, doors @ 9:30 PM, $12 ADV // $15 DOS

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Feb
14
Thu
DARKSTONE w/ Chamuco & Sharyot @ The Blvd
Feb 14 @ 8:00 pm

Metal Assault brings you a thrahstastic Valentine’s Day, featuring DarkStöne!

Plus:
Chamuco
Sharyot

The Blvd
2631 Whittier Blvd, Los Angeles CA 90023
21+, 8 PM, $5

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Feb
15
Fri
Metal Night at The Cove feat. OLD BLOOD @ The Red Cove
Feb 15 @ 8:00 pm

Metal Night at The Red Cove, presented by Metal Assault!

Featuring:
OLD BLOOD
Goat Rhythm
No Divide
Hysteria
Ghetto Blaster

Friday February 15 2019
1809 E Main St, Ventura, California 93001
21+, 8:30 PM, FREE

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Feb
16
Sat
DAWN FADES Album Release Party @ Old Towne Pub Pasadena
Feb 16 @ 8:00 pm

Metal Assault and Real Rock N Roll Movers present Dawn Fades. Celebrating the release of their debut S/T album on Feb 8th via Metal Assault Records. The band will perform the album in it’s entirety. Join us!!!

Plus:
Sutratma
Karas
Destroy Judas
Special opening set by Wicklow Atwater

Saturday February 16 2019
Old Towne Pub Pasadena
21+ // doors @ 8 PM // $7
Tickets & album pre-orders: http://metalassault.com/shop

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OLD BLOOD w/ Solar Haze @ Til Two Club (San Diego)
Feb 16 @ 8:00 pm

* This event is presented by Strandwolf Promotions, and features Metal Assault Management client Old Blood, plus Metal Assault Records band Solar Haze *

February is the perfect time for all things doomy and gloomy. So prepare yourself for a night of trippy tunes from an eclectic bunch. Heavy. As. Hell.

OLD BLOOD
https://oldbloodgroup.bandcamp.com/

SOLAR HAZE
http://facebook.com/SolarHazeBand

KYRKOGARD
https://kyrkogard.bandcamp.com/

BLUNT SPLITTER
https://bluntsplitter1.bandcamp.com/releases

February 16th at Til Two
8:30 show
$7
21+

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Mar
8
Fri
THE GHOST NEXT DOOR (San Francisco) w/ Surface Tension, Our Dying World & more @ Petie's Place
Mar 8 @ 7:30 pm

Metal Assault brings San Francisco CA alt-metal group The Ghost Next Door featuring Gary Wendt (ex Skinlab) to the Los Angeles area as part of their tour in support of their new album ‘A Feast For The Sixth Sense’, coming soon via Ripple Music!

Support acts:
Surface Tension
Our Dying World (debut show)
Deception
Lords Of Illusion

Friday March 8 2019
Petie’s Place
6025 Reseda Blvd, Tarzana, CA 91356
21+, doors @ 7:30, $10

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Mar
16
Sat
WACKEN METAL BATTLE USA 2019: Los Angeles – Round 1, Battle 1 (w/ guest headliner Old Blood) @ The Viper Room
Mar 16 @ 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 1 lineup:
The Conduit
Anthea
Motor Gun Hotel
Sons of Eli
Uncompliant

Plus, special guest headliner: OLD BLOOD

Saturday March 16 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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Mar
22
Fri
DRESS THE DEAD (San Francisco) w/ House Of Broken Promises, The Rare Breed, Kook & Solar Haze @ Five Star Bar DTLA
Mar 22 @ 8:30 pm

Metal Assault proudly presents the Los Angeles debut of the incredible San Francisco psych rock / stoner metal group Dress the Dead, featuring Kayla Dixon of Witch Mountain & Craig Locicero of Forbidden!

Plus:
House of Broken Promises (Coachella Valley)
The Rare Breed (LA)
Kook (San Jose)
Solar Haze (LA)

Friday March 22 2019
5 Star Bar
267 S. Main St, Los Angeles CA 90012
21+, doors @ 8 PM, $10

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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
Inhuman Atrocities

Plus, special guest headliner: Void Vator

Saturday March 23 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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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
12
Fri
TZIMANI @ 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!

Friday April 12 2019
Petie’s Place
6025 Reseda Blvd, Tarzana, CA 91356
21+, 8 PM

Support acts TBA

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Tzimani: Eddie Vazquez (L) & Sebastian Vazquez (R) – photo by Chris McFly
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
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
25
Thu
CORTEGE (Austin TX) w/ Old Blood @ 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
More TBA

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

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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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May
10
Fri
OLD BLOOD w/ Garbeast & Solar Haze @ Petie's Place
May 10 @ 7:30 pm

OLD BLOOD, Garbeast and Solar Haze bring the doom to the SFV!

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

(More bands TBA)

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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
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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