It is with great pleasure that I can be the first one to find out what past Time, the Valuator vocalist Philipp Bayer has been up to since his departure from the band in 2018. Phil is known for his incredible highs, which he delivered with flair in the band’s underrated album How Fleeting, How Fragile. Today, I get to catch up with the talented singer and see what he has in store for the world:
Here’s one that I didn’t expect to write about today.
The country of India is seismic in population with 1.3 billion – but their back-and-forth influence from Western culture isn’t quite as prominent. You don’t hear about Indian metal bands, or even rock/pop bands, quite often, so it’s a treat to come across Within Ceres.
DEMATERIALIZE has been on my radar for the past 2 years ever since the release of their self-titled EP. I grew up knowing guitarist Craig Hoffman and vocalist Stephen Jinga, and had the pleasure of speaking with them today about this project.
After being silent since 2015, Hungarian metalcore act Faminehill have announced their signing with Famined records and have dropped a new single, “Ruin“, from their upcoming album due out April 5th, 2019. Fans of bands like Wage War will find similarities in the song, and although the band treads familiar waters, their sound is well crafted and very well executed. Check out the video below, and follow the band on Facebook to stay connected with the band, and be sure to preorder “Ascend” here via your preferred service. Continue reading