Mar 172017
 

Believer guitarist Kurt Bachman answers some pressing fan questions from Do you know Jack ? radio host Jack Antonio. Why the long hiatus? Is the Believer product still viable? Why the change in sound on the latest tracks? Did Believer “invent” symphonic metal? and many other things!!! Jack and Kurt have a great rapport and it definitely shows in this chat! You can listen to the chat below.

Believer‘s latest album,“Transhuman”, has been released in April 2011 via Metal Blade Records. The CD was produced by Trauma Team Productions and was mixed by Kevin Gutierrez [Raven, Project: Failing Flesh, Deceased, Dysrythmia, Garden Of Shadows] at Assembly Line Studios in Virginia. The mastering duties were handled by Maor Appelbaum of Maor Appelbaum Mastering in Los Angeles. Continue reading »

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 »

Dec 272012
 

believer-thrashA 17-minute video clip in which guitarist/vocalist Kurt Bachman of Pennsylvania-based technical thrash metal veterans Believer answers questions that were submitted by fans via Facebook can be seen below. Believer is preparing to enter the studio to begin recording its sixth album, due next year via Metal Blade Records.

“The writing for the basic tune parts [is] almost complete,” Bachman said. “Hopefully we’ll start recording the drums within the next couple of weeks here for the new record. We’re shooting, again, [to have] 12 tunes [on the CD], maybe 13. We’ll see.” 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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