Metal 2 the Masses 2018

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Re: Metal 2 the Masses 2018

Postby Black Wizard » Tue Jun 19, 2018 12:09 pm

Gandalf the Red wrote:But I think there was some sort of clause/understanding that minors have to be accompanied by adults. In other words if a band with youngsters is playing they need a responsible adult present.

I guess the host venues would require an adult to accompany under 18s as their licences probably wouldn't cover under 18s.

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Re: Metal 2 the Masses 2018

Postby chopchomps » Tue Jun 19, 2018 1:11 pm

Black Wizard wrote:
Gandalf the Red wrote:But I think there was some sort of clause/understanding that minors have to be accompanied by adults. In other words if a band with youngsters is playing they need a responsible adult present.

I guess the host venues would require an adult to accompany under 18s as their licences probably wouldn't cover under 18s.

the venue used in the devon and cornwall final is livewire a youth music project,anyone over 18 is not usually aloud in!! if we wanted a beer we had to go to pub next door but was aloud to bring it into venue,the winners parents were with them as drivers and roadies lol, https://www.facebook.com/LivewireM2TM/p ... =3&theater

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Re: Metal 2 the Masses 2018

Postby Dombag » Sun Jun 24, 2018 8:04 pm

Winners of the Merseyside heat was Equinox and bluesy hard rock band and Antimony, a straight up modern metal band were the runner up.
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Re: Metal 2 the Masses 2018

Postby i0th » Sun Jun 24, 2018 9:23 pm

Kilonova won in Newcastle https://youtu.be/8_dmFxIA-LQ
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Postby Haldamir319 » Mon Jun 25, 2018 7:02 am

I think we missed Poland off earlier, a band called Psychotype won: https://www.facebook.com/pg/PsychoType/ ... e_internal
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Re: Metal 2 the Masses 2018

Postby Haldamir319 » Mon Jun 25, 2018 7:07 am

Cardiff - winners were Democratus (melodeath), and Cranial Separation (death) were given a Jager slot.

Bridgewater - winners were Kinasis (extreme / technical)
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Re: Metal 2 the Masses 2018

Postby Haldamir319 » Mon Jun 25, 2018 7:12 am

Nottingham winners were Underdark (black / post black)

Manchester winners were Barbarian Hermit (stoner / sludge / doom / desert). Def Goldblum ( rap metal) were awarded a Jager slot.
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Postby robin8585 » Tue Jun 26, 2018 8:17 am

Haldamir319 wrote:Manchester winners were Barbarian Hermit (stoner / sludge / doom / desert). Def Goldblum ( rap metal) were awarded a Jager slot.


Was very happy with that result, they were the stand-out bands of the contest for me. T'was a good day.

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Postby Tet » Sat Jun 30, 2018 5:23 pm

chopchomps wrote:Ethyrfield will be the youngest band to play m2m, were they age 14 to 17

They're a band with friends in high places: http://www.crucialpr.co.uk/crucial-archive/8-releases/100-devon-teen-bands-black-sabbath-mentor
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Re: Metal 2 the Masses 2018

Postby Haldamir319 » Mon Jul 02, 2018 7:12 am

Oxford - Imminent Annihilation won, and Damaged Reich were given a Jager spot too.
Lincolnshire - Sertraline.

Anyone know how Northampton went?
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Re: Metal 2 the Masses 2018

Postby Tet » Fri Jul 06, 2018 12:38 pm

Tomorrow's London final features:

Annunciation (death metal): https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aUloYORdfpU
The Brood (grindcore): https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9P1bOYmH7BQ
Dead Before Mourning (groove/thrash): https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kQoE03dTnug
Dirty Ol' Crow (sleaze rock): https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tOnmorcv-Fk
Prolapse AD (comedy thrash): https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=I7a0QKkF-6A
Serpentyne (folk): https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3mxPsQcVKnE

Plus a guest appearance from Courtesans who played the Sophie stage last year: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6ZstRAEkWJs
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Re: Metal 2 the Masses 2018

Postby Haldamir319 » Fri Jul 06, 2018 1:11 pm

What an odd mix!

Purely a guess, who I suspect the groove / thas band wins, and the sleaze band plays the Jager.

Courtesans is an awesome booking though - was well impressed with them last year.
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Re: Metal 2 the Masses 2018

Postby Black Wizard » Fri Jul 06, 2018 1:48 pm

Haldamir319 wrote:Courtesans is an awesome booking though - was well impressed with them last year.

I thought they sucked.

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Re: Metal 2 the Masses 2018

Postby i0th » Fri Jul 06, 2018 2:08 pm

Courtesans were one of my bands of the weekend last year.
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Re: Metal 2 the Masses 2018

Postby robin8585 » Fri Jul 06, 2018 2:16 pm

i0th wrote:Courtesans were one of my bands of the weekend last year.


Same. I bought tickets for the King 810 tour just to seem them again. I felt dirty.