PICS: All Things Music at Comic-Con 2018

Comic-Con just swept through downtown, and with it came plenty of musical treats, from heavy metal greats to lightsaber guitars and more.

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Tara Azarian cosplays as musician Elvis Presley.
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RZA from the Wu-Tang Clan promoting his new movie "Cut Throat City," a heist story set in New Orleans' Lower Ninth Ward after Hurricane Katrina.
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Sway Calloway of MTV News and Shade 45 moderated the "Cut Throat City" panel.
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One of the highlights of the convention floor was an animatronic Deadpool and band promoting the DVD/Blu-ray release of "Deadpool 2."
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Metal band Testament signed autographs and took pictures with fans at the Nuclear Blast Records booth, pictured is vocalist Chuck Billy.
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Guitarist Alex Skolnick of the band Testament.
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Drummer Gene Hoglan of the band Testament, who is a San Diego resident, has also played with Dethklok and Fear Factory.
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Bassist Steve Di Giorgio of the band Testament, Iced Earth, Dragonlord and Charred Walls of the Damned.
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Guitaritst Eric Peterson of the bands Testament and Dragonlord.
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Drummer Charlie Benante of the band Anthrax at the Nuclear Blast Records booth.
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Artist Bill Morrison ("The Simpsons," Disney, MAD Magazine) debuted a graphic novel adaptation of the Beatles' "Yellow Submarine."
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The Aquabats performing at House of Blues San Diego for Comic-Con 2018.
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The Aquabats performing at House of Blues San Diego for Comic-Con 2018.
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The David Bowie/"Labyrinth"-inspired winner of the 2018 Comic-Con Masquerade Best in Show, “Sarah and Jareth the Goblin King,” by Ambrose Cosplay.
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The Elton John-inspired "The Golden Circle Presents ..." by Jen King and Peter Burt from the 2018 Comic-Con Masquerade.
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The iconic Misfits "Fiend" is rendered in these awesome '70s style toys by Super 7.
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These Pantera mini guitars are replicas of famous guitars used by Dimebag Darrell Abbott, shown here by War Machine Marketing CEO Ro Kohli.
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The Three Amigos cosplay by thee generations of the McCracken family.
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Kaptain Rock, Britain's Got Talent 2018 performer, plays his one string lightsaber guitar.
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Connor Garritty, lead vocalist of heavy metal band All Hail the Yeti and world-renowned tattoo artist at the War Machine Marketing booth.
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David Frangioni, author of "Crash: the World’s Greatest Drum Kits," alongside Kiss drummer Eric “the Catman” Singer at the Insight Editions booth.
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Scott Ian Lewis, lead vocalist of heavy metal band Carnifex and author of Death Dreamer comic book at the War Machine Marketing booth.
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Guitarist Kerry King of the band Slayer at the Nuclear Blast Records booth.
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