On January 19, Albuquerque’s own Launchpad presents Chelsea Grin, Eat a Helicopter, Siddhartha, and Night of Revenge. Doors for this 21+all-ages show are scheduled to open at 7 p.m., with the first band taking the stage at 7:30 p.m. Entry is only $15 but is subject to change at the door.
Formed in 2007, Utah’s Chelsea Grin play deathcore. The band takes their name from the torture method of the same name (also known as the Glasgow grin). The band’s latest full-length studio CD is titled Evolve.
Formed in 2006, Albuquerque’s Eat a Helicopter play experimental death metal and hardcore. The band’s debut EP is titled The Pessimist. Eat a Helicopter’s new full-length studio CD is titled Evolution of Violence.
Albuquerque’s Night of Revenge play metalcore.
Around since 1997, Albuquerque’s Launchpad has played host to bands of numerous genres, including punk, indie rock, and metal. The Launchpad is located on 618 Central Avenue Southwest, which is between 6th and 7th streets.