On October 3, Albuquerque’s own Launchpad presents Walls Within, Banish the Omen, Illumina, Indemnified, and Fade the Sun. Doors for this 21+ show are scheduled to open at 8 p.m., with the first band taking the stage at 9:30 p.m. Entry is $5 but is subject to change at the door.
Albuquerque’s Walls Within play progressive metal that combines the heavy with the melodic. The band’s debut EP is titled WWI.
Albuquerque’s Banish the Omen play modern metal. From the band: “We’re about playing from the heart and making music that we want to hear; the soundtrack of our lives.”
Albuquerque’s Fade the Sun play alternative metal and rock. The band contains members of two previous bands, Diverside and Kudzumind. They are currently working on their debut full-length studio CD.
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.