1) Purusha is a Math Metal band from Portugal. 2) Purusha (Emanuele Rodol
"As Silence Breaks are a Metal band from Sydney, Australia. With 6 years experience touring Australia a number of times and sharing the stage with some of the world's finest acts including Darkest Hour, Carnifex, For The Fallen Dreams, Whitechapel and The Red Shore as well as playing the Taste of Chaos Tour two years running in Sydney, the band have proven to be an unstoppable force in the heavy music scene.
Mandalay Victory are an Australian based melodic metalcore band, who simply enjoy putting huge amounts of energy into both, song writing and live performances. They have released an EP in 2008 and two full length albums; "Tales Over Time" released Febuary 2010 and "Feels Like Home" released August 2011.
Originally formed in Portland, Oregon as a side project of It Prevails in 2006, American Me ended up going full time to pursue a heavier endeavor. Since getting signed to Rise Records, the band has released 2 full length albums, the most recent of which being Siberian Nightmare Machine, and 1 EP, with a 3rd full length due for release August 2012 through Rise Records. American Me has toured the US since 2007-present, as well as Japan in early 2011. Tony Tataje - Vocals
Previously known as Silverspoon, having issued the 'Sink Or Swim' demo under their former name, PAGAN'S MIND came into being during mid 2000. Frontman Nils K. Rue had previously sang for Sunset Strip. Guitarist Thorstein Eugen Aaby had previously been employed by acts such as Deadline and Sunset Strip whilst drummer Stian Lindaas Kristoffersen has experience with Woodstone, King's Quest and Sunset Strip.
Vildhjarta is a thall metal band from Hudiksvall, Sweden, formed in 2005. Their musical genre as described by themselves is "ambidjent". It has taken them a few years to go from something abstract into something concrete. However, their music is a mixture of the abstract and the concrete. The ambient and peaceful moments find a stark contrast in the more brutal and dark music that combined contribute to the comprehensive style of Vildhjarta.
Feed Her To The Sharks are a metalcore band based in Melbourne, Australia.
They released their debut album in early 2010 called "The Beauty of Falling".
They are said to be one of the most underated metal acts in the new generation of metalcore bands. Their massive breakdowns, tech riffs and powering vocals are making them one of Australia's biggest metalcore acts today.
Burning the Day - Toronto, Canada - January 2004 - Present
Burning The Day was formed in 2004 by a group of friends that wanted to start a metal band. In 2010 some members left, some stayed, and some new ones joined. BTD has had some great accomplishments over the years, but also have gone through some hardship. 2012 is a new start for BTD and we are stronger than ever due to the new line up which includes Cesar Silva- vox, Matt Metcalfe- guitars, Maxim Shelkov- guitars, Steve Mitchell- drums, and Dimitri Skribans on bass.
Engel is an industrial/melodic death metal band. They hail from Gothenburg, Sweden and in addition, their bassplayer origins from England. Engel is also a Dutch rapper, who released his debut album "Engelland"in 2008. Fans of the band?
Formed at Göteborg, Sweden back in 2004, Niclas Engelin and Marcus Sunesson felt that they should bring something new to the genre. Lineup as of September 2010:
Magnus Klavborn - Vocals (ex-Headplate)
Taster's Choice project is born in Livorno (Italy) at the end of 1999 as a collaboration of four friends (Marco Bassini aka 'Ghiando', Pietro Marsili aka 'Peter', Mattia Biagini aka Jason and Alberto Pieri) concentrating on Crossover Style but, after a first promo of Five songs, the Band composition changed.
In 2000 the band has begun a process of maturation and has been supplemented with a new Guitarist, Simone Fiori, with a percussionist (Francesco Tonarini aka 'Togno') a Dj (Filippo Gherardi aka 'Homer') and another Singer (Daniele Nelli aka 'Mister').