MUSE at Nationwide Arena on March 7, 2023.
Muse is a British rock band that’s been taking the music world by storm since the late 1990s. Known for their epic live performances, soaring vocals, and blistering guitar riffs, the trio of Matt Bellamy, Chris Wolstenholme, and Dominic Howard have been compared to everyone from Radiohead to Queen to Pink Floyd. Their music is a heady mix of alternative rock, progressive rock, and electronic influences, with a theatrical flair that’s made them a favorite of fans and critics alike. Muse has cemented their status as one of the most exciting and innovative rock bands of our time. Muse has won numerous awards throughout their career, including two Grammy Awards for Best Rock Album, seven NME Awards, five MTV Europe Music Awards, and four Q Awards. They’ve also been nominated for several other prestigious awards, such as the Mercury Prize, the Brit Awards, and the Ivor Novello Awards. In addition to their critical acclaim, Muse has been recognized for their impressive commercial success, with over 20 million albums sold worldwide.
Static-X at The King Of Clubs on March 30, 2023.
Static-X is an American industrial metal band known for their unique blend of heavy guitar riffs, electronic beats, and catchy hooks. Led by the enigmatic frontman Wayne Static, the band rose to fame in the late 90s and early 2000s with hits like “Push It,” “I’m With Stupid,” and “The Only.” With their distinctive image, featuring Wayne’s gravity-defying hair and futuristic outfits, Static-X created a cult following among fans of alternative metal and industrial music. Sadly, Wayne passed away in 2014, but the legacy of Static-X lives on through their loyal fans and the band’s impressive discography, which continues to inspire and entertain new generations of metalheads.
Fear Factory, Twiztid, Dope and Cultus Black at The King Of Clubs on March 30, 2023.
Statix-X headlined the Nu Metal show at The King of Clubs on March 30, while the remaining lineup was full of talent. Fear Factory is an American industrial metal band formed in 1989. They are known for their innovative blend of heavy metal, industrial, and electronic music, and their politically charged lyrics that address themes of technology, society, and human nature. Dope is an American heavy metal band formed in 1997. They are known for their aggressive, industrial-tinged sound and provocative lyrics that explore themes of addiction, rebellion, and the darker side of human experience. Twiztid is an American hip hop duo formed in 1997. Known for their horrorcore style and theatrical live performances, their music often explores dark and twisted themes, such as murder, mental illness, and the supernatural. Cultus Black is an aggressive hard-hitting music project that identifies itself as a cult. Their music is unapologetic and intense, yet it is often marked with mesmerizing melodies that could draw in even the most cynical listener.