Schmölln is a town in the Thuringian district and was known mainly through the famous button industry in the 19th century. In the 21th century The Rest Of Us Is Dead is the town`s most famous band.
The band The Rest Of Us Is Dead take the luxury of maladjustment in an over-adjusted time. They do not want to decide between hard rock and heavy metal, but mix both skillfully to dynamically grooving songs. Lowered guitar riffs paired with punchy drumming let the musical proximity to doom and stoner. The track, The Rest Of Us Is Dead – Every Day Is Like The Last
On Phoenix the band comments: «Phoenix is generally for the resurrection of the ashes. Everyone should realize that something new has been created here. With the entry of our new singer Martin Deathmaster, the vocals and melody lines have changed completely. Texts were thrown over the pile and partly reinterpreted. It was rewritten, deleted complete vocal passages and added new elements. This album is virtually our rebirth, from what was believed to be already lost».
The Rest Of Us Is Dead have been around for five years now, and their music is probably for groove metal fans. They have obviously a lot of potential because they have the right attitude and a lot of conviction.