Today, Permafrost gives a supreme gift to our readers! It’s not a physical gift, but an album entitled Supreme Gift from the band Shady Glimse. The track DIOVig-C,
Shady Glimse melt styles and are not afraid of making an amalgam of grindcore, crossover thrash, speed, alternative metal, punk, funk, disco, hard rock, death metal 80`s Bay Area crunch etc.
The story of this band started in 2005 in Japan when Shinya (guitar) dissolves Vaccum. He is quickly joined by Takei (chant), as well as a bass player and a drummer. In 2011, Tomozow (bass) and Nishiyama (drums) joined the band, which offers us Supreme Gift in 2021.
1.The New World
3. S.S.D -System Shakedown-
4. Solar & Green
5. Killing After Midnight
7. Silver & Gold
8. route 56
9. Liar’s desire
10. Stairway to Stupid
11. One Night Magician
12. H8! I’m D1
13. G.G blues
Original members were Shinya(Gu), Yuichi(Vo), Masashi(Ba), Hiro(Dr). They released their 1st Album Fear Of The Thrash Box on 7th Dec , 2005.
Featured in some magazines and first pressed CDs were soon sold out. They toured in several places in Tokyo, Hamamatsu, Nagoya, Osaka. After Hiro left the band, Hi-chan (Naqro) and Junichi (Sigh) joined Shady Glimpse .On 29th Sep in 2006 they released their 2nd Album Thrashing Japs. They were featured in Red Hot Burning Hell vol.12 Paradise Drivin and supported overseas bands tour. (In Flames, Agnostic Front, Murphy`s Law, Vader, Destruction).
The band played some gigs in Europe and Australia. They released their 3rd maxi single Ear Thrash : Earth Rush on 22nd Feb in 2008 and their 4th album Thrash Refrain / Splash ref:rain” on April 11th in 2010 . Two Best of albums were released on 19th Jan in 2016 and on 10th May in 2017. And they’re keep on thrashing!
Fear Of Thrash Box – Lights Out records (CD, 2005)
Thrashing Japs – Lights Out records (CD, 2006)
Ear thrash / Earth rush – DAIKI sound (Single, 2008)
Amazing Place – Soundholic (EP 2009)
Thrash Refrain Splash – Ref:Rain – ShotGun Records (CD 2010)
Shadow’s Garden – ShotGun records (EP, 2013)Sound Gradiation – ShotGun records (EP,2017)
Supreme Gift – Wormholedeath (CD, 2021)
Shady Glimse line-up:
Shinya Sakai: Guitar
Yuichi Takei : Vocal
Tomohide Shimizu : Bass Guitar
Yasuhiro Nishiyama : Drums