After a long break due to the ‘rona, Metal Chennai is coming back home with the next edition of Brutal Carnage, Chennai's only 100% DIY metal night featuring three kickass local metal bands - Moral Putrefaction, GODIA and Avekn LIVE at Gears n' Garage Restobar on the 1st of October.
Moral Putrefaction is an Old School Death Metal band from Chennai formed in 2015. The band’s sound is influenced by bands like Bloodbath, Immolation, Morbid Angel, Cannibal Corpse and Carcass.
The band supported Australian Technical Death Metal band Psycroptic in Chennai in August 2017, and shared the stage with Draconis Infernum from Singapore and Cult of Fire from Czech Republic during Trendslaughter Fest 2018. In 2020, Moral Putrefaction opened for American Death Metal Legends Immolation at Bangalore Open Air Metal Nights. Moral Putrefaction released their first demo, Scum of the Earth, in April 2019 and are currently working on their self-titled album.
In 2022, the band won Wacken Metal Battle India and played at Wacken, Germany in August.
Moral Putrefaction is Shiva Moorthy, Hemanth Vinod, Beeto Jerrin & Nithin Peter.
GODIA is a Progressive Metalcore band from Chennai, India. Since its formation in 2014, GODIA has grown into one of the well-known bands in the country. The name, GODIA (Pronounced as God-Ee-Yah) is a pseudoword which is inspired by the term “GOD In All things”. GODIA is heavily influenced by Metalcore bands like August Burns Red, As I Lay Dying, Bring Me The Horizon and Progressive/Djent bands like Periphery, Tesseract, Textures & Meshuggah. Musically, GODIA’s music has a Metalcore undertone but has influences from Djent, Deathcore, Groove Metal & Post Hardcore. Lyrically, GODIA explores Depression, Positivity, New-wave alternative & Betrayal among many other themes.
GODIA’s Debut album, End of Ages, will be announced shortly. Being a concept album, the band portrays the story of the Final 7 years of the Earth before the Judgement day from the perspective/visions of a single man.
GODIA is Nehemiah Johnson, Tom Gabriel, Joshua & Isaiah Anderson.
Avekn are a Chennai based Alternative Metal band formed by Keshav and Anusha. This Chennai based Alternative Metal outfit has racked up a lot of interest with their anomalous take on the genre, sprinkling a variety of their own style and essence to set themselves aside from the competition with their debut EP “Rude Awakening”, released in 2021.
Avekn is Anusha Rema, Keshav & Nikhil Rajkumar.
Date: Saturday, October 1st, 2022
Time: Gates open 6PM
Mandatory cover charge of Rs. 300 is payable at the gate.