I Am Revenge are a hardcore/punk band that hails from Hamburg-Germany. On Saturday the 28th of September, they are set to join a host of local bands like Refuge, Vale of Amonition, Petrika and Straight Line Connection in this year’s edition of the Nairobi Metal Festival. I had a chat with band members Jonas (bass) and Okan (vocals) on their experience as a touring band and their expectations on this maiden foray into an African local metal and rock music scene.
One of the earlier metal bands to form from the burgeoning local scene was Aphasia. Much like the bands of that period like In Oath, Mortal Soul and Lust of A Dying Breed, Aphasia disappeared into obscurity after releasing a slew of some of the most exciting and promising singles from a metal band to date. I had a chat with their vocalist Daniel Wanyeki otherwise known as “Bizzaro” on the origins of the band and what the future holds for the newly minted Aphasia.
If there’s one thing I realised during my musical pursuits is that talent will only get you so far. Perhaps even in saying that I may be overstating talent’s place in overcoming every day obstacles. There are all manner of sayings and anecdotes that points to this. The much touted talent nurturing program forgets the […]
Alphawolf Radio by Dj Edygrim
Myuziq network is an online radio app that features the best of all genres of music. Its special rock music feature is on every Thursday from 8 PM E.A.T hosted by Dj Edygrim. This is last week’s setlist for those that missed the session.