Members of MORBID ANGEL, CRYPTOPSY, KRALLICE, BEHOLD…THE ARCOTPUS Collaborate in NY Jam to Save Darfur
Move over, Nile; there's a new bunch of Egypt-lovin' death metal musicians in town.
New York City-based, Egyptian-born artist Nader Sadek will be presenting the follow-up to the 2007 "Faceless" exhibition a new performance piece entitled B'doun Wag'h on March 15th. The piece incorporates elements of Middle Eastern design, Darfur activism and death metal music, and will feature a specially-commissioned performance by Steve Tucker (formerly of MORBID ANGEL), Flo Mounier (CRYPTOPSY), Nick McMaster (KRALLICE), and Mike Lerner (BEHOLD… THE ARCTOPUS). Tucker also wrote the piece, which features Middle Eastern elements that tie into the occult, aggressive nature of extreme metal music itself. (more…)