Doors open at 7pm | Show at 8pm
Tickets are $10
**SEATING IS LIMITED**
Born of Minneapolis in 2014, Cold Kingdom is a full-out, juggernaut hard rock band that dispenses a lethal combination of fury and sentiment, delivering emotional lyrics wrapped in an unbreakable hard rock casing.
Cold Kingdom brings an unfailing drive to play energy-filled shows every time they walk on stage, a quality that gets ever-rarer in today’s arena. In their years of performing live they’ve had the experience of playing with well-known acts such as Chevelle, Buckcherry, Saving Abel, Puddle of Mudd, Saliva, and Nonpoint, as well as contributing to some of the Midwest’s largest music festivals, like Northern Invasion, RockFest and Summerfest. Their first released album, “The Moon and the Fool,” brought their musical dreams roaring to life, with the singles “Crash Poet,” “Let it Burn,” and “Surrender” quickly becoming fan favorites. Their upcoming EP, produced by Shinedown’s Eric Bass, will further push their rock to an even greater creative edge.
More than just a band, this close-knit family is always looking forward to new challenges, new venues, and new fans, because that’s what it’s all about to Cold Kingdom: the fans. The Midwest is their home, but they’re excited to grow and make new friends all around the country, bringing their distinctive sound to all corners, both domestically and beyond. Cold Kingdom is also forever thankful to the friends, family, fans, bands and companies that so significantly contribute to their success.
Throw The Fight
Throw the Fight are back. The band will release its new album Transmissions via Bullet Tooth on April 8. The band worked with producers Carson Slovak and Grant McFarland, whose credits include August Burns Red, Texas In July, Everclear, Affiance, Live, and more. Transmissions is the follow-up to What Doesn’t Kill Us, which was produced by John Feldmann & Brandon Paddock (Atreyu, The Used). What Doesn’t Kill Us has impressively sold 10,000 copies worldwide since release and landed on Billboard’s Heatseekers chart. Throw the Fight followed with the 2013-released The Vault EP, which also landed on Billboard’s Heatseekers and Alternative New Artist charts.
The band has steadily grown its sales base over the past few releases, selling over 25,000 combined albums and over 50,000 digital singles. That’s an incredibly impressive feat for an indie band. But Throw the Fight are only getting started.
In fact, the band plans to soar past previous accomplishments and to shatter expectations with Transmissions. Put simply, Throw the Fight’s time is now and the band is beyond ready.
“We wanted to return when we had that fire going again. We demoed over 25 songs for this record in four months,” said guitarist Ryan Baustert regarding Transmissions. “It ended up being the largest body of material we’ve ever had to work with for an album. This is by far the heaviest, most exciting group of Throw the Fight songs we’ve done. This is it. This is the best of the best.”
That’s not bravado. It’s simply the truth. Throw the Fight have outdone themselves with Transmissions; the melodies are as vibrant and as memorable as ever, while the riffs resonate like volts of electricity surging through the listener’s body.
Since arriving on the scene, Throw the Fight, who are based in Minneapolis, have embarked on plenty of national touring. They’ve supported Bullet For My Valentine and Black Veil Brides on the 2013 Monster Energy Outbreak Tour, which traversed major markets for six weeks in the U.S. and Canada. It was truly the band’s introduction to rock fans on a major stage. The band has also honed its live chops by logging dates with the likes of Avenged Sevenfold, Papa Roach, Sevendust, Chevelle, Staind, Buckcherry, and more. They also secured slots on festivals such as The Vans Warped Tour & Taste of Chaos. Live is the avenue in which Throw the Fight truly come to life and they’ve put countless miles on their tour vehicle. They plan to live in the road while supporting Transmissions, winning over new fans in a grassroots, tried and true way: one city, one gig, and one venue at a time.
In addition to steadily growing sales and an impressive and busy tour history, the band has also enjoyed success at radio. The singles “Not So Hollywood” and “One Step Away” from What Doesn’t Kill Us garnered significant airplay and spins on Music Choice and Sirius XM Octane, as well as rock stations across the country. Top-tier stations such as Hard Drive Radio, BBC Radio 1, KXXR, WHMH, KZRV, KZIO, KQYK, KMSU, KMSK, KYTC, KLYD, KGRR, KGAR, WXCI, WJRR, WXRX, WEOS, CILU, WWHG, WIIL, WZOR, WCPR, and KDAM supported the band and the release with airplay.
All of these elements add up to one thing: Total domination for Throw the Fight with Transmissions in 2016 and beyond.
Arson City is a 5 piece hard rock band based out of Omaha, NE that was formed in late July of 2013. Arson City is comprised of Patrick Wilson, former lead singer of national recording artist “EMPHATIC”, as well as 3 former members (Mark, Matt O. & Matt D.) of the highly popular regional band “THE WRECKAGE” and Matt DiBaise of Omaha based rock band, “SAVE THE HERO”.
Arson City is not just a musical project, but an all out concept and vision, with each member of the band portraying their own character within Arson City. The Mayor, The Doctor, The Con, The Dealer and The Enforcer. As the story goes, Arson City is filled with violence, greed, corruption, and is in a constant struggle within itself to maintain hope for those who have nothing, strength to those who need it, and revenge for those seeking it. Not only has Arson City’s music already caught on and gained them strong local and regional backing, members of their fan base have become known as “CITIZENS.” These “Citizens” come to Arson City performances, portraying their own characters, with their own stories, and have become a huge part of the vision.
Arson City has already gained major traction both locally and regionally in the first 2 years of existence. With all of the members experiencing success through previous projects, many fans have converted and followed the 5 members to Arson City and several cities across the U.S. continue to call hoping to get a glimpse of Arson City’s high energy stage performance and all out presentation. With 3 releases (2 EP’s and 1 full-length entitled “The Horror Show”) already under their belt, Arson City is looking to expand it’s fan base across the U.S. and get out to perform for those looking to experience what Arson City has to offer. Welcome, to Arson City.
With Guest ERIS