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The official trailer for "Arise," the first ever Sri Lankan anthological metal music documentary showcasing the music, the lives, and the reasons behind some of the best raw underground talents from the Sri Lankan metal music scene, has been posted online. The film revolves around four underground metal bands from the local music scene taking an in-depth look into to their art as well as their ideologies and life ambitions. Check out the trailer below:
Each week in "Unearthing the Metal Underground," we'll be putting a few quality underground bands in the spotlight in an attempt to get the word out about them. This week I am exploring the Sri Lankan metal scene. Today I'll be introducing three bands spanning metal sub-genres from Colombo, Sri Lanka, where the metal scene is the most active.
Fallen Grace is what most people would label as a melodic death metal outfit, although they don't fit the description of your typical Gothernburg melodic death metal band. Hailing from Sri Lanka's capitol, Colombo, these guys claim to be influenced by the likes of artists from the Gothernburg melo-death scene as well as bands such as Motorhead, I, Venom, Bathory and Dissection. Fallen Grace is widely known for their intense stage acts and uncompromising, attitude which has managed to attract a massive extreme metal fan base for them here in Sri Lanka. Although Fallen Grace is known as one of the oldest metal bands in Sri Lanka, they have only released one studio album to date, as the band claims to lack cooperative band members and proper recording studios in the country. Nonetheless, as friends who grew up together in the same school, the three founding members, Sohan, Rakitha, and Shiva are currently recording their debut EP titled "Heresy Unveiled: Do We Believe?," along with drummer Nisala and Guitarist Shamil. You can check out some of their music on their MySpace player or in a short video clip of one of their sound checks below. More...
CMB Pictures and DKM Studios proudly present "ARISE"; the first ever Sri Lankan anthological metal music documentary showcases the music, the lives and the reasons behind some of the best raw underground talents from the Sri Lankan metal music scene.
The film which revolves around several underground metal bands from the local music scene takes on an investigative journey in to their art as well as their ideologies and life ambitions.
"ARISE" is currently passing its production stage and the directors are hastily putting up the material which suggest that the film will be ready for release before the middle of this year. The documentary features in depths interviews with bands such as Funeral In Heaven, Fallen Grace and Cannabis.
"ARISE: The Music. The Life. The Reason" DVD is set to be distributed through Hela Distributions (Sri Lanka), later this year.