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Nefariant: “Nefariant” EP Review

Loyal SkullsNBones readers surely recognize Jason Lekberg’s name. He is one of the founders of the site and frontman for the now-defunct IKILLYA, admittadly one of the SnB staff’s favorite underground acts. After a few years searching for his next musical venture following the dissolution of his band, Lekberg is back with Nefariant. Featuring former IKILLYA bandmates Rob Broderick (bass) and

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Nefariant, Self Titled EP

Nefariant Release Debut Self-Titled EP

Friend of SkullsNBones and all-around badass Jason Lekberg, his former IKILLYA brothers Rob Broderick (bass) and Drew Maciejewsk (drums) have come together with Dustin Tooker on guitars and Paul Cibrano on keys to form New York City’s, Nefariant. Nefariant took several years to form and write their first tracks after the death of IKILLYA, needing time to find their sound and produce what is a

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Sam Roon's Top 10 Metal Albums Of 2017

Sam Roon’s Top 10 Metal Albums of 2017

This year was special.  There were many great records to hit our ears from some of the most talented musicians I’ve ever heard and from legacy bands that have created some of their best music ever.   The reason I feel 2017 has been so special is our genre’s contributions to innovation.  From successful crossovers, to new sounds, this was a

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IKILLYA: “War For An Idea” Album Review

If ever there has been a need for a “no bullshit” zone, it is now. Unfortunately, finding one in today’s world of political bluster, fake news, and international conflict is as tough as finding a smoking section at IHOP. It’s nearly impossible. IKILLYA are changing all of this with their third long-player, War for an Idea. The music is ball-busting, the

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IKILLYA Premiere “War For An Idea” Full Album Sampler

The hype surrounding the release of IKILLYA‘s War for an Idea isn’t misplaced. This album features the New York City metallers at their most intense, both in their punishing sound and frontman Jason Lekberg‘s socio-political lyrics  that are like a taser jolt to a sleeping country. IKILLYA will release War for an Idea on June 2 via Urban Yeti Records,

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IKILLYA Track Vocals For Album In New Studio Update

It’s no secret that our friends in IKILLYA have been hard at work on a new album, their third and the follow-up to 2014’s Vae Victus. Frontman Jason Lekberg reports that the band recorded the release at Spin Studios in New York City with producer Ryan Kelly. While details of the album are still sparse, IKILLYA have been kind enough to check in with

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Nefariant - Cover

Nefariant: “Nefariant” EP Review

Loyal SkullsNBones readers surely recognize Jason Lekberg’s name. He is one of the founders of the site and frontman for the now-defunct IKILLYA, admittadly one of

Nefariant, Self Titled EP

Nefariant Release Debut Self-Titled EP

Friend of SkullsNBones and all-around badass Jason Lekberg, his former IKILLYA brothers Rob Broderick (bass) and Drew Maciejewsk (drums) have come together with Dustin Tooker on guitars and Paul