East Viridian, a local band from Charlotte, North Carolina recently returned from Ohio Recording Company after diligently working to produce their first EP. Their EP, Pathfinder, is set to debut this Fall.
On July 18th, 2018, East Viridian secured their slot on the Summer Slaughter Tour stop in Lynchburg, Virginia. The locals performed at Phase 2 kicking off the evenings show with other heavy hitters such as Entheos, Soreption, Terror Universal, The Agony Scene, ERRA, Veil of Maya, Born of Osiris, and Between the Buried and Me.
Members of East Viridian are as follows: Josh Jones (vocals), Zac Byrd (guitar), Brad Weaver (bass), Trevor Wallace (drums), and Dakota Brown (guitar).
To follow East Viridian and their journey head over to their Instagram, Facebook, or Youtube accounts:
Michael Barnhill is a local tattoo artist in Kannapolis, North Carolina. Michael continues to develop his craft, artistry, and traditional style at Kings Road Tattoo Parlor.
Never I, a local band from Charlotte, NC, performed at The Underground during the 4th Annual Queen City Metal Fest. On June 30th, 2018 over 723 people showed out for a locals only show. Never I performed amongst Blackwater Drowning, Annabel Lee, Black Ritual, Violent Life Violent Death, Reflect/Refine and Abhorrent Deformity.
Never I has released two Ep’s, SPEAK (2016) and The Less I Loved Myself (2018) as well as their single; Hopelessness In Hoping For The Best (2017).
The local band is continuously writing and touring throughout the United States. These are their members: Jacob Peters (vocals), Hayden Myers (guitar/vocals), Dakota Boelte (bass), Connor Vogt (guitar/vocals), Clint Hughes (drums), and Keenan Jackson (guitar/vocals/keys).
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It was such an honor to be apart of documenting such and important milestone in Hannah and Ryan’s relationship. Although this particular day did not provide very much sunlight, Hannah and Ryan’s engagement session was illuminated by the couple’s witty humor and unconditional love.
Hannah and Ryan are set to tie the knot at the Longhouse in Stokesdale, North Carolina on November 3rd, 2018.
On April 25th, 2018, native band Dad Fight and Withdraw performed at the Milestone Club in Charlotte, North Carolina. Both bands were accompanied by Recover the Satellite, as well as special guests from Boston, SICK MINDS leading their Spring tour down the East Coast.
Dad Fight is a local hardcore band from Charlotte, North Carolina. The band released their self titled four song EP on October 28th, 2017 after working with The Fuzz Shoppe-a recording studio also located in the beautiful Queen City.
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Withdraw is a melodic hardcore band based out of West Columbia, South Carolina. The band released their first EP entitled Home on January 14th, 2017. Withdraw recently debuted a three song EP Shame on Me on July 7th, 2018.
Members of Withdraw are as follows: Will Hodges (vocals), Ryan Carr (drums), Tradd Seyle (guitar), Aaron Carr (guitar), and Logan Lawson (bass).
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