We Came As Romans at the Town Ballroom in Buffalo, New York on October 17th, 2023.
Photos and Review by The Pit Magazine Contributor David Desin Photography
Buffalo, New York was treated to an unforgettable night of music as We Came as Romans brought their Darkbloom 2 Tour to the iconic Town Ballroom on October 17, 2023. The venue was buzzing with anticipation, and setting the stage for a remarkable performance.
As the lights dimmed, the crowd erupted in cheers, and a pulsating energy filled the room. We Came as Romans took the stage, and the fans erupted with excitement. The band opened with “Darkbloom,” a track from their latest album “Darkbloom,” and the crowd’s response was nothing short of euphoric.
The seamless blend of melodic vocals and powerful metalcore instrumentals was a testament to the band’s musical prowess. Dave Stephens clean vocals soared, with intense growls and screams added an extra layer of intensity to their performance. These two vocal styles has always been a signature element of We Came as Romans’ sound, and it was executed flawlessly throughout the evening.
We Came as Romans played a diverse setlist that spanned their career, satisfying both longtime fans and those just discovering their music. Songs like “Hope” and “To Plant a Seed” brought back memories of the band’s earlier years. Each song was delivered with an intensity that left the audience breathless.
The crowd’s energy was reciprocated by the band, with the members of We Came as Romans constantly engaging with their fans. Lead guitarist Joshua Moore, bassist Andy Glass, and drummer David Puckett delivered blistering performances, and it was evident that they were enjoying every moment on stage. The band’s connection with the audience was palpable, creating a sense of unity and shared passion.
We Came as Romans left it all on the stage, concluding their set with a burst of emotion, gratitude, and an unwavering commitment to their fans.
In the end, the Darkbloom 2 Tour stop in Buffalo, New York, was an unforgettable night of powerful music and raw emotion. We Came as Romans demonstrated their musical prowess, their dedication to their craft, and their unbreakable bond with their audience. The Town Ballroom became a haven for metalcore fans, and the memories of this incredible performance will linger long after the final notes faded into the night. We can only hope that We Came as Romans will continue to grace us with their music for years to come.
Photos by The Pit Magazine photographer David Desin Photography, in Eerie, Pennsylvania. ©2023.
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