Most metalcore bands are endorsed by guitar and amplifier companies; Black Veil Brides are endorsed by Mehron Makeup. The band members’ eye shadow is the only thing glam about them, though. Led by 20-year-old singer Andy Six, the group takes on some pretty dark subject matter on their first album, We Stitch These Wounds, but that didn’t deter fans–thanks to a rabid online following, the disc debuted at No. 36 upon its release. After this tour, the group will release the bats for a new album in June. With Destroy Rebuild Until God Shows (an unimaginative acronym for D.R.U.G.S.), I See Stars, VersaEmerge, and Conditions.
Fri., April 15, 5 p.m., 2011
This article from the Village Voice Archive was posted on April 6, 2011