For over ten years the so called «Thrash Metal Revival» stood for uninspired copying of legendary bands in the genre. Finally the time has come for a contemporary interpretation of the most versatile metal genre there is. Clear the stage for Comaniac and their newest song Bittersweet,
After being crowned as «THE Thrash-highlight 2015» with their debut album Return To The Wasteland, it was their second offering Instruction For Destruction which sent them around the globe (with somewhat 100 shows in over 15 countries) with several outstanding tours, festivals, headlining gigs and direct support slots in Europe and Japan with bands like Metal Church, Overkill, and Dr. Living Dead. The track Head Of The Snake,
While the band name Comaniac is put together from the two words «ompan» and maniac, the new album Holodox is deviated from the prefix holo (greek: holos, whole) and the suffix dox (greek: dox, opinion). Holodox stands for a person’s final belief, an idea to answer all questions, a rise from personal stuggle onto a meta-level. The track New Face Of Hell,
Holodox was produced by Tommy Vetterli (Coroner) takes you on a journey through different states in life dealing with fear, loss and the hopeless path towards perfection and brings a unique sound into a genre, which has suffered from musical monotony and sterile productions for many years .Line-up: Jonas Schmid – Voice, Guitar, Valentin Moessinger – Guitar, Stefan Haeberli – Drums and Joel Strahler – Bass.
The band states, «Doors will prevail. The action is called Thrash Metal and the sovereigns are Comaniac (Company of Maniacs)».
The young outfit is the promise when it comes to Swiss Thrash Metal, showing how the past can be redefined up to date. In 2012 the four members broke through by the formation of the band presenting their first Demo Cowshed Demo. The reactions were huge but the hunger was bigger.
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