Check out the interview we did with Deceive band, Excellent death metal band from USA, Check out the conversation we had with Adam (Vocalist of the band).
Greetings Adam, thank you for give us this interview to our blog "Questões e Argumentos" It is an honor to interview you, how are the activities of the Deceive band that year and what plans for the future?
Adam: Thanks for having us on your blog man! Right now we're gearing up for a small west coast tour in August this summer, with some local
Southern California shows in
between now and then.
We also have been booked to the first annual California Death Fest with Autopsy, Immolation, Infest, Impaled, etc!
We're also trying to promote our most recent release, the "Arrival of the Dark Masters" EP which came out in December. It’s also going to be pressed and released in
Europe by HeadXplode Records!
What is the current lineup of the band?
Adam: Right now we have Juan Carlos De Alba on lead guitar, with Danny Ramirez on Rhythm guitar, Josh Null on drums, and myself on Vocals. We are currently in the market for a bass player.
What are your main musical influences?
Adam: We have many, but mainly Suffocation and Dissection. More Suffo, than Dissection for sure, as we have alot more death metal in our music than we do black metal, but we still love those evil melodies sometimes.
You are from
Adam: Oh man, that’s so difficult. The
full of some fucking top notch death metal bands. To list some off, Cranial
Engorgement, Hemotoxin, Stages of Decomposition, Colpolscopy, Hideous Rebirth,
Euphoric Defilement, Inanimate Existence, Slamophiliac, Servile Conceptions,
Gravehill, Splattered, Logistic Slaughter, and a billion more! US
How has been the impact of "Arrival of the dark masters" worldwide?
Adam: People definitely seem to enjoy it, and it’s gotten some great reviews! The EP is a product of alot of hard work, and I think it’s a great representation of where we're at musically right now
For the band how it has been the partnership with Infinite Regress Records?
Adam: Unfortunately Infinite Regress Records closed down in late 2012 due to financial reasons. It was a great label though, and the guys running it Lindon and Steve are great dudes!
Right now we're doing everything independently in the
with HeadXplode Records out of Russia
handling the distribution and pressing of our music in Europe.
Where we can buy merchandise material of the band?
Adam: Merchandise, music, images, videos, and all info can be found at www.Deceiveband.com
What are the main inspirations for the compositions of the band's lyrics?
Adam: I’m a pretty big fan of brutal old school fantasy stuff. Like Conan the Barbarian, Army of Darkness, etc. So I like to in vision a world like that, with all kinds of conquest, sorcery, and all kinds of crazy shit, and I sit and formulate stories.
What stage equipment you have used in the shows of the band?
Josh uses: Tama drums, Meinl cymbals, Axis pedals, Remo drum heads, and Pro Mark drum sticks
and ESP/LTD guitars, EMG pick ups, Dadario strings, Peavy 6505 + amp head, and
Monster cables Jackson
Danny uses: Jackson RR3 guitar, EMG Pick ups, Peavey Valve king 100 tube amp head, Marshall cabinet, Dunlop strings and picks
Adam uses: Digital Reference microphones
When will be the next concerts of the band? Let the dates for our readers.
Our current dates are
- The Hub Colton, CA
- DIY show Perris, CA
- TBA Los Angeles, CA
- The Red Hat Concord, CA
- Tonic Lounge Portland, OR
Oakland, CA -
Metro ? Oakland
Additional shows may be added often, so visit our website to stay updated!
Thank you very much for the interview, leave your conclusions and a message to those who support your work and our blog readers.
Adam: Thank you very much to Questões e Argumentos for the interview, and thank you to everyone that Supports Deceive!
We will continue to annihilate the
Western U.S. with
death fucking metal!!