Established in 2003, Norwich based metal band Saigon Kiss have always sought to push the limits and expectations of the metal genre. They encompass an array of musical influences showcased in an energetic, brutal and entertaining live show. Not shying away from controversy, the lyrical content is often dark and disturbing, but always thought provoking, forged in a musical style akin to metal heavyweights such as Metallica, Machine Head, As I Lay Dying among others. Following in the wake of the band’s debut album in 2012, “Death…and Hell Followed”, Saigon Kiss successfully signed to Ashwood Records in 2014, have been featured in Metal Hammer magazine and are now set to unleash a blistering new album on 16th March 2015. Line up changes subsequent to the band’s debut have taken their sound in a new, powerful and more focused direction which is perfectly displayed on this album.
Gnarly Battle of the Bands Final.
Mosh Mash 2 The Oakwood in Great Yarmouth
Sounds Like: Metallica, Machine Head, Murderdolls, Wednesday 13, Slipknot
Bio: Saigon Kiss are a four piece metal band from Norwich, They combine a volatile lyrical content with ear bleeding guitar solos, killer riffz and stomach churning bass lines, that are all held together with precision timing, crashing cymbals and a double kick drum crescendo. They create a blistering...See Full Bio
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“Continuing the metal theme as the afternoon began to turn into evening was the brilliant four-piece Saigon Kiss, fronted by the talented and timelessly charismatic Kev Saigon, who brought punk and heavy metal together in an electric half-hour set dripping with energy and plenty of sweat for good measure.”