A legend of Eighties British Heavy Metal, Diamond Head never received its due alongside peers like Iron Maiden. Then Metallica recorded three of their songs, revealing their influence on thrash. Debut Lightning to the Nations remains a classic, and the band’s eponymous 2016 LP, powered by original guitarist/songwriter Brian Tatler, proves they don’t simply court nostalgia. Houston’s Venomous Maximus, Dallas’ Mothership, and Austin’s Voidstrider support.
Thu., May 24, 9:45pm