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The Ethos of Behind the Rails



In the heart of Graz, a city renowned for its rich musical heritage and vibrant cultural tapestry, a death metal band by the name of Behind the Rails has been forging its path with ferocious determination and undeniable talent.


Founded in 2022, this quintet has quickly distinguished itself within the death metal genre, embodying the raw, unfiltered essence of the style while injecting their unique brand of relentless energy and precision musicianship.


Behind the Rails is a creation of five individuals who share a deep-rooted passion for death metal, a genre that demands both technical skill and emotional intensity. Roland Almer, with his guttural vocal assaults, leads the charge, embodying the anguish and ferocity that are hallmarks of the genre. Helmut Hofer and Peter Tödling, on rhythm and lead guitars, respectively, craft layers of dense, intricate riffs that are as innovative as they are a nod to the genre's pioneers. The low-end thunder provided by Gernot Fernitz on bass and the impeccable, aggressive drumming of Richard Klösch round out the band, creating a sound that is as cohesive as it is explosive.


The ethos of Behind the Rails is straightforward yet profound: they are not here to reinvent death metal but to perfect its execution. Their approach is a testament to their respect for the genre's roots, while also demonstrating their prowess in delivering music that resonates with fans old and new. Their sound is a brutal, unyielding force, a relentless assault that captures the essence of death metal while pushing its boundaries.


It is with great excitement that Kvlt und Kaos Productions announces an upcoming landmark event for Behind the Rails and the local metal community. On March 28, 2024, the band will take the stage at the renowned venue Explosiv in Graz, promising an evening of unadulterated death metal mayhem. This concert is not just a performance; it's a declaration of the band's rising force in the metal scene and an invitation to experience the raw power and passion that define Behind the Rails.


For fans of the genre, this event is an opportunity to witness the explosive energy of Behind the Rails live, to be part of a communal celebration of death metal in its purest form. The band's performances are known for their intensity, precision, and ability to connect with the audience, creating an atmosphere that is both immersive and electrifying.


As we look forward to this monumental occasion, we invite all metal enthusiasts to join us at Explosiv on March 28, 2024, for a night that promises to be unforgettable. Behind the Rails stands at the forefront of the new wave of death metal, a band that honors the genre's traditions while boldly forging its future. This concert is a showcase of their talent, dedication, and the unbreakable spirit of the metal community in Graz and beyond.


Do not miss this chance to be part of death metal history. Mark your calendars, gather your friends, and prepare to be engulfed by the relentless, crushing sound of Behind the Rails. This is more than just a concert; it's a testament to the enduring power of death metal and the unyielding spirit of its practitioners and fans alike.

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