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Cryptic Matter

Rank #10 US Baltimore, MD Alternative / Exotic Groove Metal / Rock

50% of sales go to the charity Fender Music Foundation.

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  • Justin Bidinger Drums, Percussion
  • Steve Hung Electric Guitar
  • Andrea Lauzon Keyboard
  • John Perry Bass
  • Devin Greenburg Vocals
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Sounds Like: Rainbow (Ritchie Blackmore's Rainbow), Deep Purple (1968-1976), Stone Temple Pilots, Iron Maiden, Red Hot Chili Peppers

Bio: Cryptic Matter is a Baltimore based band. The cross-pollination of Steve’s metal guitarwork with Justin’s funk-rock drumming resulted in Cryptic Matter’s unique sound, “Exotic Groove Metal,” characterized by heavy guitar riffs/solos written in exotic scales, sitar simulators, Middle-Eastern drone... See Full Bio

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Noise in the Basement
Feb 13, 2013
So we get to do 98 Rock's Noise int he Basement. This is pretty cool because th... [more]
gettin this show on the road
Jul 19, 2012
We are in the process of getting this band rolling. Thank you for all the suppo... [more]
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  • Thu

    Jun 26

    Baltimore, MD, US | 8:00pm

    Baltimore, MD, US
    Thu Jun 26 8:00pm


    Black Rose Metal Heart Promotions has moved our usual Face Melting Friday to a Thursday for the month of June! We've also teamed up with Feed The Scene Baltimore for a special "Metal Meets Punk" Edition showcase of bands! If things go well, you may be seeing a lot more of these "Metal Meets Punk" shows from us! Cryptic Matter Exotic Groove Metal from Baltimore, MD http://www.facebook.com/crypticmatter http://www.reverbnation.com/crypticmatter http://www.youtube.com/crypticmatterband http://www.soundcloud.com/crypticmatter http://www.twitter.com/crypticmatter http://crypticmatter.bandcamp.com/ Spellborne Gothic Smyphonic Metal from the Washington, DC area https://www.facebook.com/Spellborne http://www.spellborne.com/ http://www.reverbnation.com/Spellborne http://www.twitter.com/SpellborneBand The Sonic Creeps Heart Exploding Horror Punk from Baltimore, MD https://www.facebook.com/thesoniccreeps http://www.soniccreeps.com/ Area 52 Thrash/Death Metal from Annapolis, MD https://www.facebook.com/Area52MD http://www.youtube.com/area52md http://twitter.com/Area52MD http://area52md.bandcamp.com/ http://area52md.tumblr.com/ https://soundcloud.com/area52md Punk bands will be covering at least one metal song in their set at this show, and the metal bands will all be covering at least one punk song in their set. Face Melting Thursday! Thunderous Thursday! A Punk Meets Metal Party! Call it what you will! Call out of work Friday if you have to! Just come out and rock with us!

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    Apr 19

    Baltimore, MD, US | 8:00pm

    Baltimore, MD, US
    Sat Apr 19 8:00pm
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    Mar 28

    Burtonsville, MD, US | 8:00pm

    Burtonsville, MD, US
    Fri Mar 28 8:00pm


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    Mar 20

    Baltimore, MD, US | 8:00pm

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    Feb 28

    Baltimore, MD, US | 8:00pm

    Baltimore, MD, US
    Fri Feb 28 8:00pm
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  • BadgerStatic (Artist) BadgerStatic
    Cool voice and sound!
  • Didorion (Artist) Didorion
    All the best with your music Cryptic Matter.A1 job on your songs.Didorion
  • J Wildd (Artist) J Wildd
    Hard work is always appreciated, nice...
  • Kevin M. Thomas (Artist) Kevin M. Thomas
  • hybridbaby (Artist) hybridbaby
    Thanks for the support. Your band sounds good!
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