Testament • thrash metal • Sepultura • Prong • The Convalescence

Thursday Apr 6, 2017






Phone: 505-764-0249
Website: Click to Visit

Meet & Greet Package:

• One premium reserved ticket or One general admission ticket

• Meet & Greet with select members of Testament

• Photo opportunity with select members of Testament

• Autographed photo

• Sticker, guitar picks, cloth drawstring backpack

• Collectible laminate to remember your evening

• Onsite check-in staff


Thank you for purchasing the Testament Meet & Greet Package. Please note you will be contacted via email by SLO Customer Service approximately (5) days prior to show date with details about your package elements. Package elements are NON-REFUNDABLE and NON-TRANSFERABLE. NO REFUNDS will be given under any circumstances. NO NAME CHANGES will be permitted. The original package purchaser and all members of the party must be in attendance at the time of check-in and enter the venue together. Venue exit and re-entry may not be permitted. Please note that the meet and greet will take place prior to the show, so plan on early arrival to the venue. At packager's discretion, exclusive merchandise will either be shipped directly to the address provided at the time of purchase (alternate shipping addresses are not permitted) or available for pick-up on the night of the show. If merchandise is available for pick up on the night of show, a valid ID of the original purchaser is required. If shipped, delivery of merchandise may arrive a minimum of 30 days after the show. Merchandise is not needed for entry to the show. Collectible laminate is commemorative only and does not gain or authorize access into the venue or backstage areas. Packager is unable to ship merchandise outside of the US and Canada. For questions related to your package elements please email slocustomerservice@slotix.com. This offer is not valid if this ticket was purchased via fan-to-fan resale.


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I could go on and on about how Burque is a metal town; you’ve heard it here before and you’ll hear it again. But this week, instead of listening to me rant while “Tornado of Souls” or “Caught in a Mosh” plays in the background, you can get a feel for the facts for yourself by taking a trip down to Sunshine Theater (120 Central SW) for the concert being given by thrash legends Testament, Sepultura and Prong on Thursday, April 6. The Convalescence will provide support for the local iteration of a tour whose media depiction is festooned with poisonous snakes, blood red tongues and suffering, blindfolded humans hellbent on serving their Satanic master. Or something like that. Anywho, Testament has been around for, like, almost 35 years. Early work like 1990’s Souls of Black still resonates resolutely; the new stuff—which includes the most excellent return of guitarist Alex Skolnick—like last year’s critically aclaimed Brotherhood of the Snake are also thrashy and masterful. Sepultura on the other hand has had a more experimental metal history, but a less than stable line-up that has still seen notable nastiness emerge. And what about Prong, you ask? Well, that band, mostly the project of guitarist Tommy Victor, is worth hearing live too; especially if they perform anything from Force Fed or Power of the Damager. And guess what? Your opportunity to sell your soul for rocanrol will only cost between $25-118, a small price to pay for the immortality bestowed by perpetual headbanging and giving the sign of the horns to your loved ones and co-workers over the course of the following week. The gates of Hell open at 6pm for those who are at least 13 years old and sincerely appreciate palm-muted guitars.

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