When: Fri., Dec. 6, 8 p.m. 2019
During the ’80s, Houston-born D.R.I. helped create thrash, releasing a handful on influential albums of hyper-speed screeds against war, capitalism, parents, preppies and other ills. While the band’s roots were in punk, its ferocity won over plenty of metal fans as well. Tourmates Wartorn specialize in metallic crust punk with overtly political lyrics. Mix in three local openers and you’ve got a recipe for tinnitus.