Nairobi, Kenya: Africa, “The Final Frontier”, as we often hear it referred to in international metal media. For many years, news about Metal festivals in South African cities such as…
lust of a dying breed
In an effort to further open the gateway into African metal, I had a digital beer with the guys from Last Year’s Tragedy, one of Kenya’s foremost metal bands. For Readers that don’t know, LYT is classified as metalcore, but even this hardened viking digs their sound. Having formed in the dark ages (circa 2006 A.D) they’ve been on the scene a damn sight longer than many SA Bands. What makes ’em keep on keepin’ on? Read on!
It’s Top Five Tuesday again where we ask a local musician to talk us through the five tracks that have been blowing their mind lately. This week it’s Martin Kanja of the Kenyan deathcore band, Lust of a Dying Breed.