April 11 – Review by Stefan – DEIFIED – CHAOS, BLOOD & WAR (Independent)

Giving the necessary attention to unknown bands plays an important role for me. If their genre convinces me, I am always willing to offer them a well-deserved support. That’s how I came into contact with a Greek formation that was founded in September 2012, I’m talking about Deified, an Epic Heavy Power Metal act from Hellas.

Dwelling in Greek Mythology to deliver the Epic lyricism in melodic tunes influenced from different aspects of the European and US Heavy/Power Metal is the way Deified announces itself. Speaking for my own, I fully agree with this phrase !

With only three songs in their pocket they entered the stage (as opening act for Blind Justice, Heathendom and Erase) for the first time in 2013, the performance took place in the 7Sins Club (Athens)… Afterwards they were positively received by the local press and media, the many attendees saw an excellent band.

In September 2013, the time had come to take the first steps towards the recording studio, Deified was ready to record a first EP in the Power Studio (Athens-Greece). The EP was given the title “Chaos, Blood & War” and was filled with three new songs and a radio edit of ‘Eyes Of Fire’. All produced and mixed by Deified themselves and George Stratakis (Rust) who also engineered & mastered the product. They all did a good job, I can assure you all that the sound quality to reach a very high level ! READ MORE...