Lineup: Robert Libres, vocals; Peder "The Terminator" Seglund, guitar; Brent "X19" Hall, guitar; Dana "Deadly" Forrester, bass; and Ryan "The Kilted Warrior" Schimming, drums.
Year formed: 2013
Sounds like: A sonic mash up of Soundgarden, Clutch, Led Zeppelin, and Rob Zombie, fueled by Detroit muscle.
Influences: Hard liquor and full-throttle living.
Favorite local venue: Longhorn Saloon — we love this down and dirty bar.
Upcoming gigs: Saturday at Longhorn Saloon
Dead in 5 will be performing as part of the ROCK N' Freak Show on Saturday at the Longhorn Saloon in Toledo. Doors open at 8 p.m., cover is $8, and it's an 18-and-over show. Also on the bill are Toledo's metal masters Downspeed, buzzed rockers Dieselburner, Burlesque by the Fischer Bodies, sideshow freakiness by the Wizard of Odd, plus cool wares by Rock N' Rummage.