Donum Dei (Album Launch)
Donum Dei are a Belfast based thrash, metalcore, hardcore band formed in November 2011. The band consists of four members – Thomas, Alastair, Stuart and Neil. 2018 sees the release of the band’s debut album ‘Contribute To Chaos’.
“This is our way of contributing to the chaos around us by being chaotic music with us. To best describe our sound we would consider our music to have influences of Machine Head, While She Sleeps, trivium and As I Lay Dying. Hopefully fans of those bands will enjoy what we are trying to achieve.”
Death Of A Salesman
Death of A Salesman are a 4 piece Metal Band based in Belfast who came together in late 2010. Having made an instant impression on the Irish music scene, the band were booked for a wealth of shows throughout the Irish club scene and began to make a name for themselves as one of the most energetic, relentless bands in Ireland. Their growing reputation earned them support slots with heavyweights Asking Alexandria, Lamb Of God, Sylosis, Every Time I Die, Deez Nuts and The Dead Lay Waiting, as well as local legends Hero In Error & Red Enemy.
5 piece melodic thrash metal outfit from Belfast.
Formed in 2014 and hailing from Belfast, Dream Awake wanted to create a sound that brought together the heavy and technical qualities of their genre, but also offered the listener something fresh that they could more tangibly feel and access. After reshaping their initial set and drafting in additional members, the band have more than fulfilled their early manifesto. Most recently acquiring ex-Follow My Lead drummer William Woods. The melodic metalcorers dropped their debut single ‘Burdens’ at the end of 2014, before going on to release their first EP ‘Pathfinder’. To date, Dream Awake have shared stages with Napoleon and Making Monsters, as well as playing prestigious festivals such as Download and Sunflowerfest.
For their new EP ‘Don’t Hold Your Breath’, Dream Awake went to work with highly regarded producer, Daniel Kerr of Avenue Studios (‘Our Hollow Our Home’, ‘Create To Inspire’, ‘Shields’). The release features five engrossing cuts and guest appearances from Wes Thompson (Napoleon) and Christina Rotondo.