Everynight Charley’s Manhattan Beat: Apocalyptica, Flatbush Zombies, Claudio Simonetti’s Goblin and More

Apocalyptica/Irving Plaza/May 20, 2016

Apocalyptica formed in 1993 with four cellists at Sibelius Academy in Helsinki, Finland. They adopted a neoclassical metal style without the use of guitars. Initially, they played Metallica covers, but soon covered Faith No More, Sepultura, and Pantera, and began composing original songs. Later songs introduced …

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Everynight Charley’s Manhattan Beat: The Rides, Honne, American Nightmare and More

Honne/The Penthouse at the Standard Hotel, East Village/May 12, 2016

Vocalist Andy and keyboardist James (they do not reveal surnames) met while attending university and started making electro-soul music together in 2014 in London, England. They adopted the name HONNE—a Japanese word (本音) meaning “true feelings.” The duo released three …

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Everynight Charley’s Manhattan Beat: Sevendust, Otep, Peter Wolf and More

Sevendust/PlayStation Theater/May 3, 2016

Bassist Vince Hornsby joined drummer Morgan Rose in 1994 in a band called Snake Nation in Atlanta, Georgia. John Connolly, then a drummer in another band, switched to guitar and joined Snake Nation. The trio recorded a demo, but upon playback realized they needed a stronger …

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The 30th Annual Birthday Tribute To The Late George L. Popp @ The Bowery Electric

MANHATTAN, NY—Bill Popp has been a fixture in the New York music scene since the 1970s. Performing as Bill Popp & The Tapes since 1981, his pop rock sound has survived other passing trends, including glam rock and punk rock. Never achieving fame, he is perhaps the only artist that …

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Everynight Charley’s Manhattan Beat: Halestorm, Bob Mould, Willie Nile and More

Halestorm/Webster Hall’s Grand Ballroom/April 27, 2016

Halestorm started as a family band in Red Lion, Pennsylvania. Siblings Arejay Hale and Elizabeth “Lzzy” Hale took piano lessons at the age of five and began writing and performing original music in 1997 when they were 10 and 13 years old, respectively. Lzzy …

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Everynight Charley’s Manhattan Beat: Amon Amarth, Peter Murphy, The Residents and More

Peter Murphy/Le Poisson Rouge/April 21, 2016

Born near Northampton, England, and raised in nearby Wellingborough, Peter Murphy came to fame as the vocalist of the goth rock band Bauhaus from 1978 to 1983. Although the band gained a cult following and influenced many later musicians, Bauhaus did not achieve commercial …

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Everynight Charley’s Manhattan Beat: Kvelertak, Napalm Death, August Burns Red and More

Kvelertak/Irving Plaza/April 13, 2016

Kvelertak was formed in 2007 in Stavanger, Norway. The band’s name is Norwegian for “stranglehold” or “chokehold.” Drawing inspiration from rock and roll, black metal and punk rock, the band wrote songs in its native language. The band’s self-titled debut album was certified gold in Norway …

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Everynight Charley’s Manhattan Beat: The Avett Brothers, Fear Factory, Abbath and More

The Avett Brothers/Madison Square Garden/April 8, 2016

Scott Avett was born in Cheyenne, Wyoming, and his brother Seth Avett was born in Charlotte, North Carolina. They were raised in a small hobby farm in Concord, North Carolina, where Scott wanted to be a musician but Seth wanted to be an …

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Everynight Charley’s Manhattan Beat: Disturbed, Savages, Wolf Alice and More

Savages/Irving Plaza/March 28, 2016

Growing up in Poitiers, France, Camille Berthomier tasted the entertainment world from touring with her father’s plays. In her late teens, she met Nicolas Congé, and in 2006 they relocated to London, England, adopting new names, Johnny Hostile and Jehnny Beth, to form the indie rocking …

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Everynight Charley’s Manhattan Beat: Megadeth, Bloc Party, Mutemath and More

Bloc Party/Irving Plaza/March 16, 2016

Rowland Kelechukwu Okereke, also known by the mononym Kele, was born to Nigerian parents in Liverpool, England, and grew up in London. In 1998, he became friends with Russell Lissack. A year later, while studying English Literature at college in London, Okereke met Lissack again …

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