Although some may argue that progressive metal is twenty years going past its expiry date, there are bands like Hemina to prove those naysayers wrong. Coming from the land down under, Hemina fuse stirring melodies with the sort of cerebral madness you may have come to expect from the genre. Douglas Skene (also in the neo-prog band Anubis- check ‘em out!) answered some questions I had about them, their craft, and their new album “Synthetic”, released at the dawn of 2012.
Conor: Introduce yourselves!
Doug: Hey dude, this is Dougie from Hemina. I’ll introduce the other guys. We have my main man Mitch Coull on guitar and backing vox, Jess Martin schlapping und backing vox, Phill Eltakchi providing the textural keys and Mat Irsak who is the brains and balls behind the groove...Read More