"Murder In The Front Row: The San Francisco Bay Area Thrash Metal Story"

"Murder In The Front Row: The San Francisco Bay Area Thrash Metal Story"

Baltimore Premiere! One Screening Only!

Sat · August 24, 2019

Doors: 7:00 pm / Show: 7:30 pm

$9.00

This event is 21 and over

"Murder In The Front Row: The San Francisco Bay Area Thrash Metal Story"
"Murder In The Front Row: The San Francisco Bay Area Thrash Metal Story"
“It's not just a film about heavy metal. It's about people. It's hard music with a warm, fuzzy, beating heart."

In the early 1980’s, a small group of dedicated Bay Area headbangers shunned the hard rock of MTV and Hollywood hairspray bands in favor of a more dangerous brand of metal that became known as thrash. From the tape trading network to the clubs to the record stores and fanzines, director Adam Dubin reveals how the scene nurtured the music and the music spawned a movement. Murder In The Front Row is told through powerful first person testimony and stunning animation and photography. The film is a study of a group of young people defying the odds and building something essential for themselves. Featuring interviews with Metallica, Megadeth, Slayer, Anthrax, Exodus, Testament, Death Angel, Possessed and many more! Narrated by Brian Posehn.
Venue Information:
Ottobar - Upstairs
2549 North Howard Street
Baltimore, MD, 21218
http://www.theottobar.com/