Newcomer is a djent/hardcore band from Little Rock, Arkansas.Their inspiration is drawn from bands such as: Volumes, Sworn in, Chelsea Grin,The Contortionist and more. Their EP is laden with a colorful mix of open string grooves and ambient influenced melodies with a blend of counter-rhythmic vocal ideas. Newcomer has received their most influential and positive feedback from performances with bands such as: The Contortionist, The Wretched, The Browning and many local acts. The band has goals of pushing their EP to record labels and more importantly, their fans.
TEN TONN HAMMER is an international groove-metal / progressive hardcore band formed in 2006 in St.Petersburg, Russia by musicians from Russia, Slovak Republic and Belarus. Originally TTH played metalcore music, which can be heard on their first album called “Poslednie Dni…” (2008). After previous vocalist’s accidental death, “new blood” influence changed the band’s genre to groove-metal. Koian Hammerhead, from Bratislava (Slovak Republic) became the new singer.
"Lower the skies, where to start. Well they're from Welwyn Garden City, a town not noted much for their metal bands but with the Lower The Skies recording on the Facebook page its easy to see the talent coming from this town. Technically intricate and melodically diverse, I personally cant wait to see how this band grow."
Convalesce (previously known as A Promise Never Broken) is a Hardcore/Metal band from Puerto Rico, but now reside in Jacksonville FL. The band started on the month of may in 2007. They quickly won over the scene with their
California derived metalcore sound, a sound similar to As I Lay Dying, Destroy The Runner Ect... Before a year they went into the studio and recorded a 6 Track EP called "For Ever You Remain", and It can be found all over the internet.