Hella began in 2001 in Sacramento, California as a two member band consisting of Zach Hill and Spencer Seim writing technically intricate music of a highly spastic nature. They play a blend of math rock and noise rock. On early albums, the band forged their classic sound, playing minimally arranged, abrasive instrumentals that still retain an idiosyncratic sense of melody. In 2005, the band expanded their live band by adding Dan Elkan on vocals, rhythm guitar, and synth and Jonathan Hischke on bass guitar.
1) Frozen Ocean is a one-man ambient/atmospheric black metal band by Vaarwel, from Moscow, Russia.
2) There is a christian acoustic folk rock group from Vancouver, Canada with the same name.
3) A crazy, australian chaotic punk/hardcore/noise band with a drummer and a guitarist.
We'll Die Smiling are a tech/spazz/screamo band from Leeds. The band was formed in 2006 and recorded their first two track demo in 2008 at Highcroft studios, Bradford with John Rees. After this demo the band went through a line up change before recording a second 4 track demo EP at Peak Studios, Bradford with John Rees and Dan James. Since releasing this demo the band have been playing across the north of England with bands such as Abigail Williams, Red Stars Parade and Evita. WDS we're described by collectivezine.
Gay for Johnny Depp is a band formed in New York, USA. Members are: Sid Jagger (Guitar), Marty Leopard (Vocals), Fabrizio Coxboi (Bass), and JJ Samanen (drums). They are well known for the lyrical content of their songs, which include the band's obsession over the actor Johnny Depp, a new world order, and outing members of KISS. Gay for Johnny Depp have been described as spazzcore, hardcore, and metal.
There are at least 4 artists named Locust: 1) Locust is a project of Mark Van Hoen, a British artist who has been releasing electronic music since 1993. 2) The Locust is a grindcore/experimental band formed in 1994 in San Diego, California. Please correct your tags to The Locust. 3) Locust (로커스트) was a Korean popular music band, active in the early 80's. 4) Locust is an alias of Perry O'Neil, who runs the progressive trance label Electronic Elements.
Hayworth is 4 dudes from random spots in the small state of Rhode Island. They are characterized by frenetic fretwork, devestating breakdowns, eclectic music breaks and anguished vocals that shriek cleverly thought out and overtly sexual lyrics. They've released 3 EPs, and two full-length. This band has gained a fairly large following within the last 4 years of it's existence, and the numbers keep climbing.
Rolo Tomassi are a band from Sheffield, England. Their name is taken from the fictional character Rollo Tomasi in the film LA Confidential. The band formed in 2005 and set their local scene alight by playing a synth driven technical mix of styles and genres difficult to define in a single word. The band self-released their first demo shortly after forming. Shortly after the band pursued a tape release via danger!laser!phaser!razor! where only 200 copies were made.