Please join us at Storminâ€™ The Pit at the Moshpit in Newtown for a night of heavy music and non stop headbanging. We bring you some of the best bands the local scene has to offer in thisÂ awesome show that will also be live-streamed. The gig will feature four Sydney metal bands;Â Dead Creation, By the Horns, SVLEM and Visualis as headliners.Â
Visualis is a metal band from Sydney Australia. They started in late 2017, aiming for a heavyÂ sound that wouldnâ€™t shy away from any metal genres, and that could symbolise the membersâ€™Â varied musical tastes and cultural backgrounds (Irish, Serbian, Mexican, Australian.) TakingÂ influences from the likes of classic heavy metal to european doom. Since then they have beenÂ constantly gigging in the Sydney-Wollongong area and writing new material. They released theirÂ first single â€œDeliriumâ€ in January 2020, and are currently in the process of recording what will beÂ their debut EP â€œSunrise in Blackâ€, aimed to be released in mid 2021.Â
SVLEM is a Sydney-based alternative metal band that is bound to put a spell on you, byÂ unleashing high energy, high impact and a hell of a time.Â
By the HornsÂ Â
By the horns is a metal band from Sydney that established in mid 2014, influenced by the likesÂ of Killswitch Engage, Trivium, Pantera and Bury Tomorrow. They combine heavy guitar riffageÂ with harmonies and solos, funky bass grooves and tight, technical drumming to create a uniqueÂ sound of their own. In 2015 By The Horns recorded an EP which preceded a number of gigsÂ around NSW. While currently performing as an instrumental 4-piece, the band are seeking aÂ vocalist to fill their lineup and complete their long awaited full length album!Â
Dead CreationÂ Â
Dead Creation are an electrifying thrash metal 3 piece from Sydney, Australia. Singer and leadÂ guitarist, Kam Nikpour began his career busking at The Hub in Newtown. Watch his ascension asÂ Dead Creation go on the war path. Known for their wild stage antics and shredding solos, DeadÂ Creation have cemented their spot as an Australian Thrash heavyweight.