Baroness ticket give away

Baroness at Howard Theatre

Baroness is coming to the historic Howard Theatre on Friday, August 12th, 2016! They’re touring with the excellent doom metal band Pallbearer. and it is sure to be a killer show! We’re so excited about this show that we’re going to give away a free pair of tickets to one of you lucky DCHM readers. In keeping with the chromatic theme Baroness uses to name their albums, to enter: just leave a comment on this post telling me what your favorite band or album with a color in the name is. At 5pm EST this Tuesday, August 9th, 2016, the contest will close and I’ll pick a winner at random (using from all valid entries to win the tickets. Be sure to use a valid email you check regularly so I can contact you if you win. Don’t worry, I won’t add you to any spam lists or sell your info or anything sleazy like that. If I haven’t heard back from the winner in 24 hours another winner will be chosen at random. If you can’t wait to see if you win or the contest is already over when you read this, then you can get tickets from Ticketmaster for $25 here.

Baroness is one of those bands that has some pretty good records but gawdamm they’re great live. Despite half of the band departing after their tour bus crashed in 2012 (thankfully nobody died), founder John Baizley has managed to keep the band not only together but in top form live. Baroness released Purple in December of 2015 but they’ve yet to play any of it in Washington DC, that is until this show. And let’s not forget the mega heavy Pallbearer who are also playing this show. The band’s sound is just like what the name would suggest, bleak, slow and heavy. This is sure to be a great show that you won’t want to miss, on a Friday night no less! So let me know what your favorite band or album with a color in the name is (my choice is Black Sabbath, both the band and album!) in the comments below and check out these videos of Baroness and Pallbearer.

Baroness – Shock Me

Baroness – Take My Bones Away

Pallbearer – Watcher In The Dark


  1. Black Sabbath, Blue Cheer, Deep Purple

    Paul Chain – Violet art of Improvisation
    Sheavy – Blue Sky Mind

    • Zak knows what’s up!

  2. AC/DC – Back In Black

  3. Red album

  4. Big Black

  5. Black Sabbath!

  6. How about Opeth – Blackwater Park

  7. Neurosis

  8. Orange Goblin.

  9. Black Sabbath!

  10. Blues For the Red Sun – Kyuss

  11. The New Black by Strapping Young Lad, of course!

  12. white zombie

  13. Blue Cheer!

  14. Just to be weird…. 311-Amber

  15. Blue Oyster Cult!!!

  16. White Zombie

  17. Orange Goblin

  18. I think purple is awesome, but I’m gonna say yellow was probably my favorite.

  19. Yellow is such a great record.

    I guess “Colors” by BTBAM covers the entire circle?


  21. At the Gates – The Red in the Sky is Ours

  22. Gang Green

  23. Baroness, the Red Album! \mm/

  24. Black Tusk

  25. White Lion (kidding); Black Sabbath or Anthrax’s H8 Red

  26. Not metal but Black Flag!!

  27. Black cobra

  28. Baroness- the Red album

  29. Between the Buried and Me-Colors

  30. Black Sabbath – s/t

  31. Pink Floyd

  32. Black Sabbath of course!!!

  33. My favorite band is Clutch

  34. Amorphis-Silver Bride

    • Opps, messed up my email–sorry. It’s correct in this one. I just forgot the “.” in “.com”

  35. Black Sabbath naturally

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