Eschewing the diet of nothing bu tired, reskinned deathcore breakdowns that’s been the binge-diet of so much of the UK’s underscene, Sunderland five-piece Nexilva balance their death metal brawn with some old-skool Bleeding Through-esque ambient synths and guitar tricks. That makes them an interesting proposition for those who prefer a cerebral edge to their m0sh, and was more than enough reason for our man Josh Graham to call up their drummer Connor Jobes to get the skinny.
Nexilva are a six piece death metal machine from Sunderland in the North East of England. Blending technicality and sheer brutality these lads are definitely making a long lasting impression on anyone who gets in their way.
Having already played with some of the finest metal acts the U.K has to offer, a debut album under their belt, plenty of tours in the works and another release on the way for late this year, these guys are definitely the ones to watch in 2011! But for now the main focus of the band is their desire to bring their impressive Read more on Last.fm
Nexilva on Thrash Hits
March 31st, 2013
Earlier this week, the folks over in charge of Tech-Fest 2013 made their first line-up announcement – and they weren’t messing about. 25 bands, including all three major headline acts, were all covered in the first batch of names. That’s the kind of festival announcement we can get behind, and the kind that we’re making the subject of this week’s Sunday Spotify Slaylist.