Return of Guitarless Metal 

Judgement Day

On Oakland string-shredding trio Judgement Day's last album, Dark Opus, brothers Anton and Lewis Patzner stretched the definition of a typical metal record. Now, three years later, Anton says they're continuing to expand the expectations of what a violin and cello should sound like. Though he spends most his time touring with Bright Eyes, Anton says he'll move back to the Bay Area to start recording new material with his bro, who just graduated from Baltimore's Peabody Conservatory of Music. The result may be more metal or less, effects, and a lot more progressive song structure, while maintaining a pop framework. In the meantime, get a sneak peek of new songs when the band plays with Captain Ahab and Silian Rail on Tuesday, June 12 at the Hemlock Tavern in SF. 9:30 p.m., $8.


Subscribe to this thread:

Add a comment

Anonymous and pseudonymous comments will be removed.

Readers also liked…

Latest in Music

Author Archives

  • A Path Forward

    After an upheaval, the Express remains committed to community journalism — but we must do better.
    • Jul 17, 2018
  • Can Cannabis Be Considered a Psychedelic?

    With all the attention being paid to the potential therapeutic uses for psychedelic drugs, where does cannabis fit in?
    • Jul 11, 2018
  • More»

Most Popular Stories

Special Reports

Summer Guide 2018

It's the Express' guide to all things summer!

Taste, Spring 2018

Women in Food.

© 2018 East Bay Express    All Rights Reserved
Powered by Foundation