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Event Archive - Kylesa, Bison, Taxes

Tue. May 29th 2007 The Lamplighter (No Minors)
9:30pm doors at 8pm
Presented by: Fireball Productions
Since this Savannah, Georgia quintet first formed in early 2001, worrying
about genre limitations has never been a priority. Taking musical chances,
however, always has been. While KYLESA are as heavy as any band out there,
they are beholden to no one scene and no preconceived notions of what heavy
music should be.
"Lots of people like to stick to one kind of music," guitarist/vocalist
Philip Cope elaborates, "and even with the underground, lots of people
segregate themselves into small little categories and place lots of
imaginary rules on these scenes."

"We just like playing heavy music and we've always liked playing it
regardless of what is popular or trendy," guitarist/vocalist Laura Pleasants
adds. "It's most rewarding for us to try and push our own boundaries of what
we can to do with our music and hopefully, in the end, offer something that is at least original."


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Let’s get one thing out of the way. Kylesa is one of the standout bands in "heavy" rock today, and the more they keep at their craft, the more refined and evolved their sound becomes. “Heavy” in this case means powerful, gritty and dark guitar riffs that assault yet soothe; the kind that burrow into your brain and mesmerize at the same time, ... more info

Bison (crushing)

Crushing. more info

Taxes (anthony keidis wears capris, come on)

hiatus? more info
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