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Metal / Thrash Metal / Hard Rock Phoenix, AZ  US
Burnt Flavor
Burnt Flavor
She of No Light
She of No Light
Color Blind Rain
Color Blind Rain
Bastard I Am
Bastard I Am
I Am Today
I Am Today


  • 2014

    Jul 19

    Tempe, AZ, US | 6:00pm

    Thrash Metal Attack \m/ Motive has tickets for $20.00

  • 2014

    Jun 7

    Phoenix, AZ, US | 6:00pm

    Motive 15 Year Anniv Show Nine bands, two stages, new, veteran, and two from SoCal

  • 2014

    Jan 31

    Phoenix, AZ, US | 6:00pm

    Hanneman Fest, 10 bands, 2 stages, and a shit ton O' Metal

  • 2014

    Jan 11

    Los Angeles, CA, US | 7:00pm

    Motive - Original Metal (Our songs) Cliff Em All - Metallica Tribute Diamonds and Rust - Judas Priest Tribute

  • 2014

    Jan 10

    Los Angeles, CA, US | 7:00pm



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  • Next show, 15 Years!!!
  • Motive at Joe's Grotto 2010
  • Great THRASH METAL show!


Sounds Like: Sepultura, Metallica, Pantera, Lamb of God, Slayer band

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Bio: Formed in June 99'

We have copyrights and trademarks starting in 1999 - the present.

MOTIVE: One of AZ's longest standing new wave of Thrash outfits with roots spanning back over a decade. Walking a fine line between retro and current while introducing their special brand of musical violence t...See Full Bio

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This year was good for Motive, not the busiest of years, but still good. Wrkn and hopn on a few things, fixed Julius amp, jam on \m/

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