Aku Studios Feature - Death Motif
A 3 piece Heavy Metal band from Austin Texas
Donner Maldonado - Bass/Vocals Andy Bonney - Guitar/Vocals Nikos Riekstins - drums
Death Motif are a 4 piece Heavy Neat band from Austin Texas.
The band consists of Donner Maldonado on Bass and Vocals. Andy Bonney on Guitar and Vocals and Nikos Riekstins on Drums.
The band recently released their newest EP "The Water"
We were asked to review the EP.. You can read below what we had to say about it!!
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released July 4, 2015 Recorded in December 2014-January 2015 at Studio 57 in Austin, TX. Engineered by Donner Maldonado, Paul White, Evan Wynn, and Chris Patmon Mixed by Paul White at The Fathom Tree Mastered by Jack Control at Enormous Door Album artwork by Victoria Bonney
We think that "The Water" EP by Death Motif is AMAZING!!!
Fast paced riffs with blast beats and awesome vocals keeps you interested from start to end.
Death Motif have done such a good job on this EP that we will be buying it to blast when the BBQ is on.
After listening to the first two songs i can pick out a few different influences in their music, to me it sounds like a mixture of hardcore metal meets black metal! ... Done well
Personally the title track "The Water" is my favorite song of the EP.
Blasting it full volume the studio was shaking..
Its a shame the band are from Texas as we would love to see these guys live... but with the songs that they have already put out we cant see it being long until these guys catch a break and get picked up by a big label.
We highly recommend that you listen / buy "The Water" EP .
Keep a eye out on these lads.. its only a matter of time...
Checkout Death Motif