Gojira On the Rise
Photos by Ralph Fitzgerald/Editor-In-Chief for North America
With the crowd all wound up, Gojira hit the stage Sunday night, September 1st, at Jiffy Lube Live in Bristow, Virginia for an unforgettable set of pure metal mayhem.
Gojira played a powerful musical set starting with ‘Toxic Garbage Island’, ‘ Backbone’, ‘Stranded’, ‘The Heaviest Matter of the Universe’, ‘Love’, ‘The Cell’, ‘Silvera’ and rounding out the set with‘The Gift of Guilt’.
Gojira is a French metal band from Bayonne. They are considered amongst death metal’s leading new millennium upstarts. Gojira’s music combines elements of death metal, groove metal, thrash metal, and progressive metal. They have released a total of six studio albums and three live DVDs since 2001.