Lionfight calls venue racist

2014-07-10 by Nu Metal | 28 Comments
Over the weekend, Chicago based Metalcore/Nu Metal/and so-called "Energy Rock" outfit Lionfight played a venue in Massachusetts called Anchors Up. According to an interview
with Under The Gun Review, after a dispute over whether or not Lionfight could play their samples over the PA system (they weren't), they were ridiculed and mocked by staff
running the venue and have, by their vocalist, been accused of being racist toward persons of color in the band.

No formal statement has been made by the venue regarding these accusations.

The Under The Gun interview can be found here: http://www.underthegunreview.net/2014/07/09/exclusive-lionfight-comment-on-incident-with-venue-staff-this-past-weekend/

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Mort.
July 10th 2014
4564 Comments


" Metalcore/Nu Metal/and so-called "Energy Rock" outfit Lionfight"

hahahahahaha

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MrMatt767
July 10th 2014
358 Comments


who are lionfight?

Mort.
July 10th 2014
4564 Comments


a band with one release and no ratings it would seem

Apollo
July 10th 2014
10379 Comments


This article was poorly written.

"after a dispute over whether or not Lionfight could play their samples over the PA system (they weren't)"

Should say (they couldn't)

17WordHaiku
July 10th 2014
178 Comments


they are terrible

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=T5rlXAyEYmM

Mall
July 10th 2014
2079 Comments


band sounds literally identical to Beartooth

who fucking suck

DatsNotDaMetulz
July 10th 2014
1963 Comments


Ah. Another band jumping on the nu-metalcore bandwagon.

These guys even adopted the whole "make up a genre to sound different" trend of nu metal.

Now I love nu metal and play in a nu metal band but I wouldn't jump into the nu-metalcore bandwagon, I'm sticking to true nu metal/groove metal.

Satellite
July 10th 2014
20826 Comments


Racism? In Massachusetts?! Surely this is a simple misunderstanding...

Betray
July 10th 2014
5964 Comments


band sounds literally identical to Beartooth

who fucking suck [2]

OwMySnauze
July 10th 2014
1231 Comments


Publicity stunt.

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EyeForAnEye
July 10th 2014
1712 Comments


"Should say (they couldn't)"

Article police.

ExplosiveOranges
Contributing Reviewer
July 10th 2014
4117 Comments



band sounds literally identical to Beartooth

who fucking suck [3]



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EyeForAnEye
July 10th 2014
1712 Comments


Isn't Beartooth the guy form Attack Attack's new band?

TheGreatQ
July 10th 2014
1624 Comments


Yes

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TheSpirit
July 10th 2014
18043 Comments


Please stoping saying nu-metalcore

Betray
July 10th 2014
5964 Comments


"nu-metalcore "

term makes me want to avoid all bands under that category ever while simultaneously throwing up

EyeForAnEye
July 10th 2014
1712 Comments


I doubt this happened

BMDrummer
July 10th 2014
11165 Comments


Shit band, no one wonder they were ridiculed

DatsNotDaMetulz
July 10th 2014
1963 Comments


Next they'll be saying one of their members has gone missing

XingKing
July 10th 2014
11090 Comments


What the hell is this music..

So many bad things in one song

drasticaction74
July 10th 2014
1789 Comments


their case would hold water if they didn't look like scene drama-queens desperate for attention

Slut
July 10th 2014
3309 Comments


Energy rock lmao

ssj4gogeta17
July 10th 2014
86 Comments


band sounds literally identical to Beartooth

who fucking suck [4]



TheGreatQ
July 10th 2014
1624 Comments


"Next they'll be saying one of their members has gone missing"

lol

giraffesareepic88
July 10th 2014
76 Comments


Randomly saying, I'm from MA and I hear a lot of negative things about Anchors Up. Therefore this doesn't surprise me.

italianStallion
July 11th 2014
169 Comments


Lionfight blows, tr00 hxc venues blow, and samples blow

demon of surveillance
July 11th 2014
879 Comments


"nu-metalcore" fuck im absolutely lovin the new innovations in heavy music these days

zaruyache
July 13th 2014
8085 Comments


Are you people just being dumb or do you actually think Beartooth is nu metal?



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