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Black Dawn

Black Dawn

Metal / Hard Rock Carle Place, NY  US
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Upon Your Lips
Upon Your Lips
I Could Never Be
I Could Never Be
Open the Gates
Open the Gates
I Wanna Fly
I Wanna Fly
Pray For Me
Pray For Me


  • Bdawn uwm front
    Until We Meet - EP Released on Jun 5, 2014
  • Cover age of reason
    Age of Reason Released on Dec 20, 2004
  • Absence of time front cover
    Absence of Time Released on Jun 29, 1999


  • Sat

    Feb 7

    Elmhurst, NY, US | 7:00pm

    The Castle 83-11 Lifers / Blackthorn 51 anniversary series kicks off with east coast thrash legends Whiplash at Blackthorn 51 on Saturday February 7. Come celebrate the 21st anniversary of Castle 83-11 as well as the 2nd year anniversary of Blackthorn 51 with some old-school thrash. Black Dawn was originally scheduled to appear at Blackthorn 51 on Saturday February 28 with Sworn Enemy. However, we are now on this show and will not be performing on February 28. Blackthorn 51 80-12 51st Avenue (right off Queens Blvd.) Elmhurst, NY By Train its the R or M to the GRAND AVE stop. And from there its only a several block walk to BT51 Full lineup: Whiplash IKILLYA BLACK DAWN METALFIER Lost Legacy Fan Page Rise to Burn BLOODLINE Doors open at 7:00pm Black Dawn takes the stage at 8:45pm 18 and over only (valid ID a must!) Advance tickets $15 Purchase tickets at this link: http://whiplash-blackdawn.bpt.me Black Dawn's EP "Until We Meet" is now out on ITunes. www.blackdawn.net

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  • Sun

    Mar 15

    Massapequa, NY, US | 7:00pm


"Upon Your Lips" music video


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  • "FIRE" (Artist)
    I Could Never Be!!! you cats kick!!! \m/ much Respect! from Minneapolis, MN Peace \m/
  • MikeWhitePresents (Artist)
    wow guys...killer riffage, huge roaring sound and a genuine cinematic, dramatic dynamic that builds each song beautifully and furiously to a powerful, pounding climax...amaz...
  • Overfall (Artist)
    Very nice stuff!! Greetings from Spain!! https://www.facebook.com/overfallmetal
  • Mark Reitenga (Artist)
    Mark Reitenga
    Very musical guys
  • Mistress Of Destruction (Artist)
    Mistress Of Destruction
    Keep up the awesome work and have a great week!


  • Opening for Michale Graves - Blackthorn 51 - Elmhurst, NY ( 9/27/2014). Photo: Loren Wohl
  • Opening for Michale Graves - Blackthorn 51 - Elmhurst, NY ( 9/27/2014). Photo: Loren Wohl
  • Opening for Michale Graves - Blackthorn 51 - Elmhurst, NY ( 9/27/2014). Photo: Loren Wohl


Matt Kotten


Tom Kelly


James Lane


Enzo DiPaolo



Sounds Like: Godsmack, Staind, Breaking Benjamin, Five Finger Death Punch, Three Days Grace

Label: Blue Pie Records

Manager: N/A

Bio: Black Dawn has been performing live music of the metal / heavy rock genre in the Long Island / New York City area since 1996. Black Dawn has consisted of the same four members for all eighteen years of live performances: Matt Kotten (Lead Guitar / Vocals), Tom Kelly (Rhythm Guitar), James Lane...See Full Bio

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Diversity Broadcasting Network
Aug 18, 2014

Black Dawn has been added to the playlist at Diversity Broadcasting Network. ... [more]

Radio Metal Storm
Jun 8, 2014

Request Black Dawn on Radio Metal Storm 87.9 FM: www.radiometalstorm.com



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Q: What is a contact email that the venue I work for can contact you at?

A: You can contact Tom Kelly at shaggy2114@optonline.net.

Asked by Amanda. Answered on Fri Jun 27 2014

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