The Irish Metal Archive presents…
Hellvetica (Switzerland – Hardcore/Thrash)
WORN OUT (Cork – Hardcore/Metal)
ZOMBIFIED (Norn Iron – Death Metal)
Strangle Wire (Norn Iron – Death Metal)
Parliament St., Cork.
Saturday, 10th November, 2018
Start Time: 8:45pm
Door Tax: €5
Hellvetica stands for explosive shows, extreme stage acting, fat live sound, strong interaction with the audience, spiced with a decent portion of Thrash Metal, garnished with a whiff of Hardcore and Punk.
Hellvetica exists since 2004 on several stages through all of Switzerland and Europe. They are proud to have shared stage with international top acts such as Eluveitie (CH), Textures (NL), Six Feet Under (USA), Jungle Rot (USA), Debauchery (GER), Eisregen (GER), Batushka (PL), Insanity Alert (A), Samael (CH), Cataract (CH), Sodom (GER), Die Apokalyptischen Reiter (GER), Mystic Prophecy (GER) and Odd Crew (BGR).
In 2008 they released their first Demo EP «A New Hate Is Rising». This was followed up in 2011 with the release of the LP «Your Last Breath» and 2014 with the EP «Deadly Eyes».
Hellvetica has managed to establish themselves with their newest release in 2017 «Against The Odds» as aseriously taken, uprising underground band all over Europe. The Album even managed to hit the 10th rank of the webzine old tendencies (53’000 Followers) in the category best Thrash-metal albums of 2017.
WORN OUT are a 4 piece Metal/Hardcore band from Cork, Ireland. Since releasing their debut single “With False Hope” in December ’17, recorded, mixed and mastered by Aidan Cunningham, they have made quite the stir in the local and national hardcore scene, and received positive reviews.
With an energetic and often unpredictable live show, the band have played alongside bands such as God Mother (Signed to Ben Weinman of The Dillinger Escape Plan’s Party Smasher label), Ilenkus, Bailer, and Hornets throughout Ireland.
WORN OUT released their second single “Circle The Drain” on April 1st 2018, again working with Aidan Cunningham. The track deals with themes of anxiety and depression and showcases a more technical side to the bands style. “Circle The Drain” also received positive reviews and helped the band cement their name as one to look out for
ZOMBIFIED are a Belfast based death metal band, originally a one man project that became a full line up at the start of 2010. We have released two EPs, a split with 4 other UK Death Metal bands, a single and are now preparing to record our 1st full length album. We have headlined many shows across the UK and Ireland and supported a variety of the worlds finest Death and Grind bands such as Suffocation, Decapitated, Desecration, Extreme Noise Terror,Napalm Death, Malevolent Creation, Cerebral Bore,Putrid Pile.
ZOMBIFIED are in the process of recording new material for their debut album.
Strangle Wire are a 4 Piece Death Metal Band hailing from Belfast Northern Ireland. Formed by four guys determined to leave their mark on the worldwide Death Metal Scene. Having being collectively involved in bands for over several decades, STRANGLE WIRE is a band built on experience.
Branding themselves as Psychological Death Metal, Strangle Wire’s artwork and lyrical concepts attempt to capture the darker parts of the human condition.
Strangle Wire deliver fast, groove laden and devastatingly heavy death metal.