Abstract Rapture - "Blood-Red Revolt" Black n' Purple Records - A BlankTV World Premiere!
Artist City, Country: Luxembourg
Artist Biography: Abstract Rapture is a thrash/metal band from Luxembourg founded in 2001. Their main influences are thrash-metal, groove-metal and death-metal of the '90s. They start playing concerts in 2002 and their first demo 'Asphyxiation' was released in autumn 2003. In 2005, they released 'Dead End Entry', an auto produced EP that was well-received by the fans and the local press. In 2007, Abstract Rapture won the Wacken Metal Battle in Luxembourg and reached 3rd position at the international final contest at the W:O:A. in Wacken, Germany. As the band has a growing hard following, they hooked up with Maddening Media, a German metal label that produced their first LP, 'Democadencia' in March 2008. The press reviews were very positive. Ever since, Abstract Rapture, in addition to the local concerts, play often abroad (Germany, Netherlands, France, Belgium, Romania) and regularly for bigger bands, like Korn, Behemoth, Entombed, Kataklysm, Primal Fear, U.D.O., Soulfly, and Channel Zero. In July 2011, they release their new LP 'Earthcrush' (self-produced). Very soon after, the group encounters line-up changes; Stephen, their bass player, moves to the UK, while their guitarist Diogo Bastos joins the band Satyricon as a session musician. These changes involve a temporary break, but soon, new musicians join the band, and the activity steps up again. In 2018, Abstract Rapture announce their new album 'Hollow Motion'. This third ..