The Horror Shock Metal Of Wednesday 13 Kicked Off OZZFEST’s NYE Countdown! Check out photos and found video of Wednesday 13's performance!
LOS ANGELES, CA-
“… Joseph Poole is one hell of a showman. With a long and prolific career fronting bands like Maniac Spider Trash, Frankenstein Drag Queens from Planet 13 and Murderdolls, he embarked on another venture in 2004 when he started recording as Wednesday 13 (though they did play a handful of FDQP13 covers at OZZFEST). Wednesday 13 was the first band to step onto the outdoor stage at OZZFEST, and they started the party off right.
While the performance could have benefitted with a darker venue (i.e. an indoor stage or an evening set-time), Wednesday 13 was still able to gloriously infect the early festival goers with their charismatic brand of horror shock metal. With their faces painted a ghoulish white, and clad in black, the band, they shred their dark and aggressive enough and got the adrenaline pumping in the crowd’ veins. But it was Joseph’s showmanship that really keep you on your toes and entertained. Whether he was donning Lucifer’s face, simulating fellatio or hobnobbing with someone I can only assume was death, while swinging around an intimidating axe, he performance oozed a force of personality that couldn’t be denied…”