Super MadNES is a heavy metal entertainment system consisting of gamer musicians which is designed to load an extremely exciting experience to all gamers and music lovers with a unique melodic, dynamic and riff-oriented approach to some of your favorite NES, SNES and Arcade soundtracks using elements from traditional 80s and early 90s heavy metal music.
In the year 20XX, two being come together to form the ultimate rap duo: Cliff B and DJ Stuck Down A Mineshaft. Together, they rock the nerdcore hip-hop genre with their rhymes about video games, tabletop roleplaying, fatty foods, Jerry Seinfeld, public radio, weekdays, diseases, bleeps, bloops, etc.
Friday: 10:30pm – 12am
ZONE 8 is a Hard Rock/Heavy Metal band from Pittsburgh, PA which combines years of experience from the local music scene.
Saturday: 1:30pm – 2:30pm
The Triforce Quartet began innocently as a short Zelda medley for an encore of a recital in early 2007, but the video of using traditional string quartet instruments to play music of classic games gained viral popularity later that summer. Thanks to this, cellist Chad Schwartz was able to combine his love for video games, along with years of classical training, to arrange a variety of video game themes that even non-gamers can enjoy. The four members of the Triforce Quartet take audience members on an unforgettable musical journey.
Super Thrash Bros.
Saturday: 6:30pm – 7:30pm
Super Thrash Bros. is a video game soundtrack cover band from the Jersey Shore area. We re-imagine the greatest of classic VGM as rock/metal arrangements. On stage you’ll find Mega Man and Waluigi on guitars, Skull Kid on Bass, and Ness on drums.
Knight of the Round
Based out of the Chicagoland area, Knight of the Round are unlike most Video Game Music bands you may have heard. Their arrangements pay homage to the memorable Final Fantasy soundtracks while bringing an assault of two crushing 8-string guitars, grinding and thunderous bass, and aggressive polyrhythmic percussion with hard hitting blast beats. Spanning over a wide variety of the metal genre from classic thrash to modern progressive metal, the four piece delivers many iconic themes from Final Fantasy in the heaviest way possible.
Saturday: 10pm – 11:30pm
Flashback is a powerful 6 piece band that will keep your venue dancing for hours with your favorite party tunes from the 80’s, and occasionally 70’s and today. With 5 part harmonies and a big guitar sound, Flashback will take you on a journey to the days of big hair and Jean Jackets!
Saturday Night: 12:15am – 1:15am
The legend of DETHLEHEM began in the realm of GHORUSALEM many eons ago. During their journey, the warriors of DETHLEHEM have traveled through time and space to do battle against dragons, wizards, warlocks, leviathans, shape-shifters, and a ton of other things that needed to DIE.