The Twist of Lime 2820 Lime St, Metairie, Louisiana 70006 Dead Horse, Mule Skinner, Bad Grass, Gristnam @ The Twist of Lime 12 @ the door
This is the Dragons Den show for CREEPY FEST 6! This is a FREE SHOW in conjunction with the other Creepy Fest show that will be running simultaneously at Checkpoint Charlie down the street, packed full of awesome punk bands! COME OUT AND WITNESS THIS EPIC EVENT!
This show is a benefit for the people of the Philippines. It also features burlesque by Roxie LeRouge, Cherry Brown, May Hemmer, Moira Vie, Ruby Rage, and Piper Marie, with variety by Chatty the Mime and a hul hoop act by Sarah K. Inman. Ben Wisdom will emcee the burlesque portion of the night. There will also be a raffle for a 2012 New Orleans Saints lithographed team-signed football, and various prize packs, gift certificates, and bar tabs. Check out the Facebook page for more information and updates: https://www.facebook.com/events/171392106403731/
“Release1 is a 5-song EP by New Orleans’ Gristnam, a great 5-piece band . These guys sound like the New Orleans metal bastards they are, taking in the kind of crunch and dirges that come from some of the best metal bands out of the south, but also adding in a thick hardcore punk spirit that results in songs with a number of different texture and tempo changes with each song. They remind me of bands like Bone Dance, Dillinger Escape Plan, and Retox, but with their own richness that will help keep them low and high at the same time. When the band start getting rhythmically in touch with one another, it’s an awesome groove. When they sound like they’re bombarding on each other as they musically machete each other, it’s beautiful. None of the songs go over the three-and-a-half minute mark, and I’m almost afraid to know what would happen if they did. They might create something at builds as an epic, before they end things in a satisfactory mass suicide. I look forward to how they”