Snapshots: Baroness @ 9:30 Club — 4/12/17

Baroness @930Club, Washington DC, 4/12/2017
Baroness performs at 9:30 Club on April 12, 2017. (Photo by Paivi)

Baroness hit 9:30 Club last week to help DC Brau celebrate its sixth anniversary during the Craft Brewer’s Conference.

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Snapshots: Katatonia @ 930 Club — 3/16/17

Katatonia @ 930Club, Washington DC, 3/16/2017
Katatonia perform at 9:30 Club on March 16, 2017. (Photo by Paivi)

Swedish heavy metal rockers Katatonia hit 9:30 Club last Thursday to launch a North American tour on the heels of releasing their 10th studio album, The Fall of Hearts, via Peaceville.

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Don’t Miss: Baroness @ 9:30 Club, 4/12/17

Baroness (Photo by Jimmy Hubbard)

Heavy metal quartet Baroness continue to tour on the strength of their fourth studio album, Purple, released in 2015 via Abraxan Hymns. The band is preparing to tour Europe, but they will perform a select few US dates before they go, including a stop at 9:30 Club on Wednesday, April 12.

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Snapshots: Amorphis @ Howard Theatre — 3/8/17

Amorphis @ Howard Theatre, Washington DC, 03/08/2017
Amorphis performs at the Howard Theatre on March 8, 2017. (Photo by Paivi)

Last week, a heavy metal stampede ran through the Howard Theatre as headlining heavy metal band Overkill brought along some friends to play a big show. (Check out our pix of Overkill at the Howard Theatre.)

One of those friend was Finnish progressive metal band Amorphis, six men from Finland who released their most recent album, Under the Red Cloud, in 2015 via Nuclear Blast.

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Snapshots: Alter Bridge @ The Fillmore Silver Spring — 2/10/17

Alter Bridge @ Fillmore, Silver Spring, MD 02/10/2017
Alter Bridge perform at The Fillmore Silver Spring on Feb. 10, 2017. (Photo by Paivi)

Heavy metal band Alter Bridge released their fifth full-length album The Last Hero via Napalm Records last fall, and they stopped at The Fillmore Silver Spring on Friday on a tour to promote the album.

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Snapshots: Sonata Arctica @ The Fillmore Silver Spring — 11/7/16

Sonata Arctica @The Fillmore, Silver Spring 11/07/2016Sonata Arctica performs at The Fillmore Silver Spring on Monday, Nov. 7. (Photo by Paivi)

Finnish power metal band Sonata Arctica headlined a group of seven metal bands from Europe at The Fillmore Silver Spring on Monday, Nov. 7.

Sonata Arctica are touring in support of their ninth album, The Ninth Hour, released in October by Nuclear Blast.

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