Thrash and Burn

One glance at the cover of Exodus' new album, Shovel Headed Kill Machine, tells you these guys aren't playing Wayne Newton covers. Yep, Exodus deals in thrash — and pretty well, at that. The Bay Area quintet formed 25 years ago (future Metallica guitarist Kirk Hammett was an original member), and they still rock harder than guys half their age.
Fri., May 5, 7 p.m.