After seeing them open countless shows over the years, I finally saw Cancer Bats headline last night. I'm not sure what took me so long, but I'm glad I finally went because this band puts on a killer show. They kicked off their set with "Old Blood," the first single from Dead Set On Living, their new record that drops on April 17. I was also happy to see them play "R.A.T.S" because that's probably my favourite track from the new record.
And of course they didn't forget their older records either. I was happy to see "Sleep This Away" make the cut because it's one of my favourite album openers ever. It's just so heavy and low and it translated perfectly to a live setting. "Deathsmarch" is another song I was glad...[read more]