Buffalo, New York-based hardcore band Every Time I Die is one of the most popular bands in the subgenres of metalcore and mathcore. Signed to major label Epitaph, the band has gone from modest beginnings to a fairly illustrious career. Known for its cheeky, sarcastic lyrics, the band often combines musical aggression with a certain self-effacing comedy, allowing their music to be significantly more accessible than other metalcore bands of a similar style. The group's following seems only to have grown in proportion to the time it has been around, helping prove that the the band's fan base will no doubt only continue to grow.
The Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra is a symphony orchestra based in Buffalo, New York. Founded in 1934, the orchestra offers a wide variety of concerts each season, including classic, pops and educational youth programs. Though the ensemble plays holds most of its performances at the iconic Kleinhans Music Hall, it is also known to performs at various outdoor venues around New York.