The band began life as a recording project for Liam Hesslewood. Following a turbulent 2012, there was an outpouring of creativity that resulted in an albums worth of material.A varied selection of melody driven metal songs and softer ballads, with massive potential. All that was needed was a band to develop and play the songs. Upon recruiting Calum Stansfield, Craig Rankin and Danny Cameron over the space of 3-4 months, a massive overhaul of the demo’s recorded and musical style began.
Formed in 2013, The Ripley Effect are a five-piece progressive metalcore band based in Estonia, Tartu.
The Ripley Effect’s msuic is best described as a blend of different styles of modern metal music with a strong emphasis on mixing the elements of hardcore with the technicality of progressive metal.
During the course of 2014, The Ripley Effect premiered it’s first promotional singles titled “Search for Truth” and “Victim”.