The Black Dahlia Murder & Whitechapel at The Agora Theater playing ‘Nightbringers’ and ‘This Is Exile’ in its entirety, Saturday June 9th, 2018.
The Black Dahlia Murder is a death metal band that began their musical career in 2001 in Michigan. Their name is derived from the 1947 unsolved murder of Elizabeth Short, often referred to as Black Dahlia. The band currently consists of vocalist Trevor Strnad, guitarists Brian Eschbach and Brandon Ellis, drummer Alan Cassidy, and bassist Max Lavelle.
Out of the eight studio albums they have released, the last seven have charted on the U.S. Billboard 200, with their fifth album 'Ritual' peaking at No. 31 in 2011, marking them as one of the most popular contemporary American extreme metal bands. Their eighth and latest album 'Nightbringers' was released in late 2017.