Roky Erickson sadly passed away due to unknown causes on May 31st, 2019, having lived a troubled life but one that happily also included a triumphant return in recent years.
“Bowels Of Earth” represents a huge leap forward for these gnarly veterans. Faster, tighter and more viscerally crushing than anything they have produced before.
It all started back in 2014 when I asked Tomas (Vocals/Rhythmguitar) to come down to my rehearsalspace to jam. We were going to try some kind of pop/rock, i don’t know what the hell we we’re thinking. It didn’t go well. Me and Tomas both love Dismember so we started writing deathmetalsong instead.
“Lücifer” is a malicious, fierce album that merges influences from dirty Heavy Rock, Doom, Stoner and old school Death Metal into an original diabolical brew.
With their unique blackened death/doom metal sound, 1914 leads you back in one of the darkest chapters of the last century – The Great War!