Plague of Ashitaka came straight into the music scene in mid-2008, releasing their self-financed and long-awaited debut EP 'Taking Lives on Ancient Tides' which has recieved rave reviews ever since. Thoughtful personal experiences, a vast mix of influences and an enthusiasm for Japanese culture and history provides listeners with a new and exciting edge. Molded by enthusiastic and devoted qualities to their instruments, eagerness to write music with a diverse, amiable sound and at the same time improving their personal abilities as musicians...
Revocation is a Technical Death Metal/Thrash Metal band from Boston, Massachusetts, formed in 2006 from Cryptic Warning. They combine the power and aggression of the old-school thrash metal style with the twisted musicianship of technical death metal. Their first release, "Summon the Spawn" demo, is a unique display of technical prowess and ferocious energy which came out in September of 2006. Their first full-length, "Empire of the Obscene" was released in May of 2008 and continued their face-melting style to positive reviews.
There is more than one artist with this name: 1) Parabellum from Colombia. Being formed in 1981 Parabellum is referred to as the first extreme metal band from Colombia, and one of the first in South America. Unbelievably evil stuff somewhere between Hellhammer, Sarcofago, Poison (GER) and Bathory, but even more dirty and vicious with some spine-chilling doom parts. Had a couple of EPs in the 80-s, and in 2005 a compilation, called Tempus Mortis was released.
1) The band is based in Kungsbacka, south of Gothenburg, Sweden. It was formerly known as Northern Shadow, but the name was changed to Nightshade in January 1996. After some serious line-up changes (in fact, the only remaining member is vocalist Daniel Kvist), the first official demo, ‘The Benighted’, was recorded in ART Studio June 1997. A couple of bassplayers later the preparation of the second demo resulted in recruiting a keyboard player.
Mournful Congregation is a funeral doom metal band from Adelaide, Australia, founded in 1993.
The music revolves around melodies on electric and/or acoustic guitar and is further characterised by minimal drums, deep growled and whispered vocals. Main lyrical themes are personal spirituality, mysticism and depression.
In 2009, the band performed live for the first time in their 15 year existence, with 4 Australian shows, and another 17 shows throughout Europe to promote their 2009 album "The June Frost".
There are several musicians called Scarab. 1. Scarab - Death Metal band from Egypt Scarab is a death metal band from Cairo, Egypt formed in 2006. Sprouting from the band
There are at least two bands using this name:
1) Arbiter is a metal band known for their clear-cut mix of many types of metal and hardcore music. From dark, brooding elements to nearly humorous passages, Arbiter's music truly spans the spectrum. Arbiter formed in late 2009 and in late 2010 the band had self-recorded and self-released 'Colossus', their critically acclaimed debut album. Only a year later and Arbiter has landed aboard Famined Records and will soon unleash their sophomore effort 'Ironclad/Machinations', a "split-album" that explores the concept of having two sides to one story.
How many bands you know have opened for acts like Machine Head, Hatebreed and Poison the Well, supported both Pro-Pain and Raging Speedhorn on their tours, and have gotten nothing but positive reviews, all based on one demo?! Not many, probably. Yet, since their founding in 2006, My City Burning has pulled off just that. Combining a healthy DIY work ethic with the drive...no
There are at least two bands with this name: 1) Unearth is:
Trevor Phipps - Vocals
Buz McGrath - Guitar
John Maggard - Bass
Ken Susi - Guitar
Derek Kerswill- Drums
Hailing from Massachusetts, Unearth bring a refreshing sense of talent with charismatic riffs, thought provoking lyrics and pummeling breakdowns. Unearth masterfully combine an intoxicating mix of American and European metal with hardcore ethic and punch. This unique approach makes Unearth one of the most abrasive, commanding and emotionally charged groups in heavy music today.
There are at least three bands called Osmium. 1. Osmium (OSMIUM) is progressive metalcore band from Devon, Southwest, United Kingdom who have shared the stage with bands such as: Architects, For The Fallen Dreams (USA), The Warriors (USA), The Banner (USA), Devil Sold His Soul, Eternal Lord, Sylosis, Nato, War From A Harlots Mouth (GER), The Eyes Of A Traitor and many more... http://profile.myspace.com/index.cfm?fuseaction=user.viewprofile&friendid=71912338