Jan 142015

believer-thrashIt’s been a while since we heard something from Pennsylvania-based technical thrash metal veterans Believer. Below you can watch a short video by vocalist Kurt Bachmann.

In Feb. 2012, Kurt Bachman stated about the writing process for the new Believer album: “The writing for the basic tune parts [is] almost complete. We’re shooting, again, [to have] 12 tunes [on the CD], maybe 13. We’ll see.” He continues “I feel that this will be the most sensual of all Believer releases. Once again we are striving to create something unique while not throwing away any riff just because it might not fit the typical Believer mold. This is part of the process we love and hate. We love being creative, yet we place intense pressure on ourselves to write something we’ll enjoy hearing and playing at least 2060 times. Of course, we are sticking to our two main goals: 1) Have fun and 2) Don’t die in the process.” Continue reading »

Believer – “Transhuman”

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Dec 072011

Re-activated metallers release conceptual album

Believer were originally known for their brand of technical thrash metal and released ‘Extraction From Mortality’ (1989), ‘Sanity Obscure’ (1990) and ‘Dimensions’ (1993). The main styles included raw guitar, brutal distortion, time changes and virtuoso riffs with raspy, screeching vocals. The two main band members are Kurt Bachman (vocals & guitar) and Joey Daub (drums).

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