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Angist

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From Reykjavík, Iceland hails the death metal quartet Angist, formed in 2009 by Edda and Gyða with Halli, Edda’s brother later joining in as bassplayer and with a few changes in drummers.
Angist released their two song demo in summer 2010 and a year later they had accomplished to play many high profile shows such as Iceland Airwaves, opening act for Heaven Shall Burn and L’esprit du Clan and get 2nd place in the Wacken Metal Battle (Icelandic log). Read more on Last.fm

Angist on Thrash Hits

Future Hits 102: Angist

November 3rd, 2011

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Angist
From: Reykjavík, Iceland
Lazy equation: (Arch Enemy + more death metal) x Iceland
URL: Facebook // Twitter

Thrash Hits Verdict:
This is what we said about Angist when we saw them on the final night of Iceland Airwaves 2011.

This is Angist. It’s dark, thrashy, black metal and it’s bloody brilliant. You will struggle not to headbang to their music. Their major selling point, however, is always going to be their singer. Edda is one of the most terrifying people I’ve ever seen on a stage. Obviously, she was absolutely lovely offstage but she commands her stage incredibly well.

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