In case you're unfamiliar with the Shred Sled, it's a mobile heavy metal spectacle on wheels that has made appearances at festivals such as SXSW, Fun Fun Fun Fest, and River City Rockfest, receiving press from SPIN Magazine and multiple music publications.
"If you were one of the lucky hundreds who stumbled upon Immortal Guardian during one of their 'Shredding In the Streets' gigs, you won't soon forget... Immortal Guardian might have been SXSW's most sincerely earnest act." - SPIN MAGAZINE
The IMMORTAL GUARDIAN Shred Sled will be making three appearances throughout Friday's X Games at the following locations (site map available upon request): 12:30PM - NEXT X PARKS Area 2:30 PM - NEXT X PARKS Area
5:00 PM - MOTO X VENUE
For footage of the IMMORTAL GUARDIAN Shred Sled in action at Fun Fun Fun Fest 8, visit this location.
"Immortal Guardian's Shred Sled - The most metal thing at this year's X Games next to Metallica"
Immortal Guardian has been making a name for themselves as an up and coming independent metal act with a Fender sponsorship, Brazilian Tour, and an album mixed by the producer of Judas Priest already under their belt. The band is highlighted by its members astounding virtuosity starting first with founding member Gabriel Guardian, sponsored by Fender Guitars at the young age of 22 and known for his insane ability to shred on guitar AND keyboard at the same time. Next is Brazilian born vocal siren Carlos Zema who has been named one of the top 10 metal vocalist in Brazil by several media outlets in 2007. The rhythm section is filled out by the dynamic duo of Cody Gilliland, one of the most technical speed/progressive drummers emerging onto the scene, and master of the five-string fretless bass, Thad Stevens.