Talanas - Biography




Combining all the ferocity of extreme metal with atmospheric soundscapes influenced by the more esoteric leanings of the 80's & 90's mainstream, with inspirations ranging from Suffocation to Scott Walker, British extreme metal act Talanas have made their stamp with the debut Reason & Abstract EP in August 2010, following this in May 2011 with The Waspkeeper - 11 tracks of dark, innovative savagery, available now through Eulogy Media (Dãm, For The Blind), that further coins a sound that Zero Tolerance magazine has described as "thinking man's metal for the next millennium".

Voted 3rd "Best Unsigned Act" of by Terrorizer Magazine and 5th "Best New/Unsigned Act" by Classic Rock Presents Prog Magazine in 2010, hailed by fans as "the new Akercocke" and featuring ex-members of Interlock (Anticulture Records), the London four-piece face a busy year of live performances.