The Chariot at DeKalb’s The House Nov. 8

DEKALB—The House Café heralds the return of almighty juggernaut The Chariot at 7 p.m., Wednesday, Nov. 8. Tickets are $10 in advance, $12 at the door. This is an all-ages show.

The Chariot formed from the rubble of frontman Josh Scogin’s prior venture, Norma Jean. Blazing their way across America, the Atlanta foursome carved a niche in the modern metal scene by delivering blistering, raw power during their notoriously chaotic live shows. The group has finalized its lineup (for now) and The Chariot’s sound reflects a more cohesive identity, keeping a firm grasp on the integrity of a “real” musical experience, free from the reins of overproduction and monotony.

The band’s constant touring in support of their debut album, Everything is Alive, Everything is Breathing, Nothing is Dead and Nothing is Bleeding (Solid State Records), has earned them a large fan base, helped along by the release of the “Unsung” EP, which featured reworked tracks and hometown concert footage. Hot off the road from a national tour with P.O.D., The Chariot is headlining Solid State Record’s “Young Bloods II” tour, also featuring August Burns Red, Destroy the Runner, Twelve Gauge Valentine and Inhale/Exhale!

For information regarding advance tickets or for all other inquiries, visit or call The House Café at (815) 787-9547.

From the Nov. 1-7, 2006, issue

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