Since their inception in 2001, TEXTURES – Jochem Jacobs, guitarist Bart Hennephof, drummer Stef Broks, bassist Dennis Aarts and synth maestro Richard Rietdijk – decided the only way to capture the full momentum of their collective creativity was to be involved in every aspect of crafting their 2003 debut album ‘Polars’. From production right through to artwork, the bands meticulous endeavors explosively emerged as a melting pot of polyrhythmic attacks combined with soaring melody. A beast was born.
This is the project of a guy, who finally decided to put record some of his ideas and put them online, piece by piece, more and more. Those will be remixed/remastered at some point the future and available as free download EP to add something to the sparse austrian contribution to djenty music.
I've been following Sees before their debut album. At the time I had been lurking on another forum called 7string. I had heard sound tests/short demos by them, and thought it was pretty cool, but I had underestimated their production of the album. Upon their release of "The enD" I downloaded it to my ipod and took a ride on the train. Just listening to the album changed my life. It was unbelievable. That cutting tone, that voice with Jens kidman's structure, those swift/tight drums.
Formed in early 2011, Adversity is a band looking to bring fresh, heavy and original material to a music scene that is full of copycat garbage. Their debut self titled EP is available for free download on their Facebook as well as the blog Total Deathcore. They have been featured on the Total Deathcore compilation CD as well. They are currently working on all new material and will be hitting the scene hard soon!
Atlas Shrugged started out as a project in 2010. With multiple line up changes the members now include Jermey Neiheisel on vocals, Travis Cross on Guitar, Brian Cavanaugh on guitar, Jimi Mineer on piano, and Vincent Traylor on drums. Previous members include Frank Gutierrez on vocals, Kevin Orton on drums, and Ollie Moses on bass. Through trial and error the band has now finally released it’s new EP, The String Theory on Febuary, 25th 2012. The band now seeks a new bassist & will be working on starting to write the next, full length & get ready to record.
Beheading Of A King, is a five piece band of very talented and passionate musicians. Playing and writing technical riffs is what describes the music, filled with breakdowns, and face crushing riffs. They won D-TOX band wars two years ago as well competing against 25 other bands, while ending in first place. Later on, signing with Outerloop Management, which will push the band to a new level writing, recording, and touring wise. They released their first self-titled EP (2009), and it is available for purchase on iTunes, and distributed by CdBaby.
2000 - Devolved debuts with a two track demo featuring the songs 'Fallen Cities' and 'Aversive Control'. The tracks instantly recieve regular airplay on various Australia wide radio programs, including the country’s largest station, JJJ fm. Devolved begin headlining their own shows and quickly gain widespread National attention.
2001 - Devolved releases 'Technologies' Australia wide through Biotek Records and MGM. 'Technologies' receives phenomenal reviews from the press and Devolved gain instant recognition as one of the Countries top metal acts