Four area bands battle it out for a week of airplay in the Flint Town Throwdown. This week's bands are 5ubkultur3, Adelade, Bloodline Riot, and A Sleepless Malice -- listen to the tracks and vote for your favorite now.

  • 5ubkultur3

    'Erasus' [audio:]

    5ubkultur3 is the alias of Kem Secksdiin and a genesis of years of musical experimentation. Kem formed 5ubkultur3 in hopes to consummate his years of experience as an artist and performer with the art of production. Kem utilizes an insightful interpretation of underground club music with his metal upbringing to showcase the raw essence and power that is 5ubkultur3. Catch the band opening for Orgy on Febrauary 29th at The Machine Shop.

  • Adelade

    'Heartless'[audio:|titles=Adelade - Heartless]

    Adelade is a hard-working band from Flint, MI doing everything they can to make music a living. Upon hearing other local bands, the band tries to do everything they can to make both our music and our live performance stand out. Forming only months ago, the band has already played several shows across the state with both local and touring bands. Adelade is the epitome of dedication and anticipate big things for the future.

  • Bloodline Riot

    'Burn'[audio:|titles=Bloodline Riot - Burn]

    Bloodline Riot is the collaborative effort of several Detroit-based musicians with the goal of creating the ultimate Rock n Roll machine. Forging high-energy, fast-paced Rock with killer live performances, Bloodline Riot weaves aggressive yet melodic songwriting balanced by technically precise musicianship to create a sound very much their own. Fans of Avenged Sevenfold, Disturbed, Hail the Villain, Escape the Fate or even 30 Seconds to Mars, My Chemical Romance or Sick Puppies will appreciate the fresh and original elements that make Bloodline Riot's sound and songwriting unlike any other band.

  • A Sleepless Malice

    'Pulling the Strings of Temptation'[audio:|titles=A Sleepless Malice - Pulling the Strings of Temptation]

    A Sleepless Malice is a five piece, melodic metal band based out of Lapeer Michigan. The band formed in 2008, and released their "self-titled" debut on October 31, 2010. The Band's line-up include ex-members of other great Flint locals such as Selfless, Idecay and Foundation of Power.