SECOND BATCH by Layan Srour.
Dedicated to Rise with the Scene, Metal Bell Magazine teamed up with the young organizers Rock Insight Organization for the second time. Rock Insight have shown an incredible dedication to the scene in the past 3 years.
THAT ONE NIGHT III is the third installment of ROCK INSIGHT’s events and the second collaboration with METAL BELL.
THAT ONE NIGHT features 5 Metal bands from Lebanon, with styles varying from Classical Heavy Metal to Extreme Metal.
The event was headlined by ZiX and co-headlined by DeathTone (who haven’t performed for a few years now), supported by PROMINENCE (first performance), APATHIA (from Tripoli), and FreeFall.
THAT ONE NIGHT III is an event that is being organized By ROCK INSIGHT Organization, and sponsored by Metal Bell Magazine.
About The Bands:
It is an acclaimed cross-cultural heavy metal band produced by 7x Grammy-winning producer Steve Thompson and signed to Puresteel Records. They released their debut album last year to huge critical reviews, and it was hailed as one of the top ten metal albums of 2016, achieving an average rating of 9.5/10 across all media channels. ZiX are currently finalizing their new EP with their new vocalist and legendary Hansi Kürsch from Blind Guardian singing on their new single.
Last year, ZiX played on the main stage of Slovenia’s “Metaldays festival“, opening for Testament, Dark Funeral, and Fleshgod Apocalypse, among many others.
ZiX will perform at Metro with this lineup: Tony Ghanem as guest vocalist, Ziad Al Alam on drums, Ziad Bardawil on bass, Walid Al Awar on Guitars.
DeathTone is a melodic death metal band. They’re well known for their ear-piercing melodies, fast-paced technical riffing, and the intensity they bring to the stage.
DeathTone are: Anwar Habib (Lead guitar/Lead vocals), Charbel Saade (Bass), and Joe Nassar (Drums).
Prominence is a fresh new band formed by drummer Jack Khamo. Consisting of 5 members, the band play a variety of Melodic Death/Death Metal in addition to their own blasting material. The band are currently working on their first album. Prepare for some serious headbanging and moshing!
Apathia is a northern Lebanese band that covers Lamb of God. After they split up with Through a Dead Society, they were formed and Through a Dead Society kept on the Metalcore style.
FreeFall is a relatively new promising Metal band in the Lebanese scene formed in early 2016 by vocalist Majd El Roumy. The band has a unique sound with clean vocals and heavy melodic riffs. The band covers a variety of bands, from Killswitch Engage to BFMV, SOAD, Breaking Benjamin, and more.
After a series of lineup changes, Freefall are: Albert Obeid (Guitar) and Sarkis Tchalekian (Guitar), Majd El Roumi (Vocals), Mark Ghosn (Bass), and Elidie El Raheb (Drums).
Tickets available at Metro & All Librairie Antoine branches.
Seats are assigned by Metro
Sound engineer: Elia El Haddad
Stage manager & light operator: Lara Nassar
Stage technician: Nabil Abou el Heijaa
Metro Al Madina
Hamra, Saroulla Building(-2)
Ticketing: +961-76309363Mondays to Saturdays: 10 to 9 pm, Sundays: 2 to 9 pm
Wheelchair access available upon request