Sounds Like: Metallica, Pantera, System of a Down
Label: Microphone Records
Manager: Relicseed Management Inc.
Bio: Since its foundation in 2004 Relicseed, a heavy metal band from Riga, Latvia, has risen from the underground band to an international touring act.
Relicseed`s journey began after their first album release (“60 Minutes of A Dream” released on DEC 3, 2010) and signing a booking deal with Dirty Ea...See Full Bio
“ Latvia's own Relicseed is a marriage of seeming opposites. The heavy metal frontman's parents are a violinist and clarinetist. He's obsessed with Pantera and Itzhak Perlman. Edgars Rakovskis is definitely all over the place! Sometimes something groovy will come my way and I'll be totally gobsmacked. Luckily in the music world, that happens pretty often. Scouring the globe for some wicked cool music, I came across a Latvian band called Relicseed. Most of the music was in the native Latvian tongue, but the sound was pure metal! I wondered, how did they come up with the name Relicseed? Was it some jazzy English translation from something in Latvian? ”