A big statement of intent.
Everybody, meet Vended.
The band have just released their debut single, and it's a bit of a rager.
It's called 'Asylum' and combines nu-metal discomfort, modern metal intensity and classic metalcore heft to create a whirlpool of noise that's as caustic as it is catchy.
It's also an incredible first step from a young band with plenty of promise in their ranks.
Check it out below:
And if you fancy hearing some more, here's the band's performance at last year's 'Pulse Of The Maggots Fest':
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