Recently signed to Siege of Amida Records, Ancient Ascendant play a new breed of death metal, combining old school sensibilities with melody and hooks which are often lacking in this brutal genre. In an attempt to fuse groove, melody and extremity, they have taken influence from bands new and old, such as Death, Entombed and Vader.
Blood Curdling, Slam Death Metal from Andover. Without a doubt of the most truly brutal bands in Hampshire, Engorgement are a must see for fans of Devourment, Ingested and Cannibal Corpse. If you have always wanted to see ‘something heavier’ from local metal bands, these guys will provide it.
Introducing an exciting five piece Progressive Metal band from Reading, England. Clockwork have developed a unique, dynamic and progressive musical sound, fusing elements of melodic and technical metal taking influence from bands such as Lamb of God, Between the Buried and Me, Gojira and many others.
DOOMED FROM DAY ONE
Doomed From Day One is an unpredictable Death Metal act from Guildford, Surrey. Drawing a wide range of influences from the metal genre, the band has managed to combine progressive, melodic and hardcore elements into their death metal sound. The band are fast emerging as one of the South’s hottest prospects and have clocked up a good local following since their formation.
Basingstoke based bruisers with a three pronged guitar attack! Ashes always guarantee an energetic, passionate live show and will open up the buill with a real bang. Make sure you get down early to catch them!