Heavy Metal Capital of the World

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Presented by Institute of Texan Cultures at Institute of Texan Cultures, San Antonio TX

Oct 21 2018
Heavy Metal Capital of the World

San Antonio was the “Heavy Metal Capital of the World” between the late 1970s and early 1990s. The UTSA Institute of Texan Cultures will welcome historian Gregory Peek of Penn State University and a panel of music scene personalities to recount the Alamo City’s place in the heavy metal landscape.

 

Peek will present original research covering local and touring acts, DJs, promoters and radio stations that helped create the metal scene. A panel discussion will follow, including some of the

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ADMISSION INFO

  • $10 for adults (18-64)
  • $8 for seniors (65+) and children (6-17)
  • Free with membership, UTSA or Alamo Colleges identification

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INDIVIDUAL DATES & TIMES*

Additional time info:

Program: 1-3 p.m.

Sunday Hours: noon to 5 p.m.

* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.

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Institute of Texan Cultures

801 E. Cesar Chavez Blvd., San Antonio, TX 78205

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