In This Moment will headline Aiken Theatre this August along with a special line up geared to please every hard rock fan. Since 2005, the gold-selling hard rock group has developed a diehard fan base under frontwoman Maria Brink, along with co-founder and lead guitarist Chris Howorth, bassist Travis Johnson, guitarist Randy Weitzel and Kent Dimmel.
To date, the quintet have garnered two gold singles, “Blood” and “Whore,” and one gold album in 2012, Blood. The latter notably launched a trifecta of Top 25 entries on the Billboard Top 200 with subsequent albums Black Widow and Ritual, launching their total stream tally past 200 million. The band was recently nominated for a Grammy© Award in 2020 for Best Metal Performance.
Special guest and American rock band Nothing More will also perform. The band was nominated for three Grammy© Awards in 2018 for "Go to War,” recognized for Best Rock Performance and Best Rock Song, and The Stories We Tell Ourselves, nominated for Best Rock Album. The group has toured with Shinedown, Papa Roach, Escape the Fate and Five Finger Death Punch, among others.
Sleep Token is an emerging British anonymous rock collective whose members are masked, making them one of the most mysterious metal acts of all time. Fronted by visionary songwriter and vocalist, Vessel, the band has used a blend of clever costuming, production and musical expression to ascend the rock ranks since 2019.
Cherry Bombs feature dance, fire, aerial, stilt walking and so much more during their dynamic performances. After starting in the world of motorcycle rallies, the group became the first of its kind to tour nationally with Buckcherry and Black Stone Cherry in 2016. Since then, Cherry Bombs have appeared in performances and tours nationally and internationally.