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Hailing from Peoria, Illinois. Bloodroot combines intense incendiary live shows,with richly textured powerful compositions, that transcend the average metal style. There’s no doubting Bloodroot is an intense band that defiles the souls of everyone it crosses paths with. In their monumental career, they have risen from the ashes like a phoenix amd soared to the top in their region time after time, Like a contagion that cant be cured, there is no stopping this entity. Bloodroot’s songs will clench you by the throat, infect your soul and pulverize your senses. The experiences they’ve gained in the Midwest metal scene and their constant effort to be determined, has metamorphosised them into the driven entity they are today. Bloodroot members consist of Max Mcallister(vocals), Kris Smith(guitars), Jeff Naffziger(bass), and Rory Butler(drums). Bloodroot has had the opportunity to share the stage with a multitude of national acts, such as... Disturbed, Soil, Pissing Razors, Primer 55, Quiet Riot, Mudvayne, Flaw, and Soufly just to name a few. The best way to describe Bloodroot is a true American metal band. Taking influence from all genres of metal, and blurring the line between extreme and commercial, Like a well planned attack, there is no box you can properly pigeonhole Bloodroot into. Massive guitars, intense vocals, catchy choruses with pounding bass and drums are what make up the core sound of Bloodroot. Always striving to reinvent themselves and give their audience 100%, is what provokes Bloodroot to stay motivated and deliver. With one full length LP recorded early in their career and several demo’s later, this brutal foursome is ready to crush anything that stands in its path to succeed. In 2011 Bloodroot took a brief hiatus but came back like a epidemic in 2013. Bloodroot is currently working on material for a new CD, and is hitting the stage once again! Be prepared to be part of the pandemic

General Info

Band Members
Max Mcallister-vocals, Chris Smith-lead guitar,Jeff Naffziger-bass, Rory Butler-drums
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Metal / Hard Rock / Heavy Rock

Contact Info

Peoria, IL

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