Have you checked out Simon Says Die yet?
They are a local band that has played the Back Alley many times.
Melodic Metal is an interesting thing.
While it is not my main genre, these guys really know how to bring some serious energy into the house. The whole band knows how to keep themselves positive. They are very involved with the crowd on stage and off.
In today’s society it is a breath of fresh air to see a group of guys drive so hard and play fair while reaching for that brass ring.
Other bands could take some lessons from these men.
I trust that we will see Simon Says Die taking the stages of larger and larger venues while their tours continue to grow to more cities/states.
Here is a sample: