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Darren Cesca - Eschaton - Behold The Nexus - Exclusive Play-Through
Wednesday, 31 August 2016 14:25

This Darren Cesca - Eschaton - Behold The Nexus - Exclusive Play-Through video is a multiple-angle video of the track “Behold the Nexus” from Eschaton's Sentinel Apocalypse, the band's 2015 debut on Unique Leader Records.  "Behold the Nexus is an aggressive and dynamic track that takes you on a journey throughout. We wanted to reveal the many layers of this composition in order to give a better sense both of how it sounds and how it looks when played."


Equipment used in this video

Drum Gear:

Spaun Drums (Used my former drumkit in the video)

TRX Cymbals

dB Drum Shoes



Guitar gear:

Guitars: Jackson SLATTXMG3-6 Soloist and Ibanez ARZ307

Amp: Peavey JSX

Cab: Marshall

Picks: Jim Dunlop Jazz III XL Series

Pedals: Ibanez TS9 Tube Screamer and MXR Smartgate


Eschaton has begun work on a new release set for 2017. It's currently in the pre-production phase but we hope to have more news on it soon! For now check out the video and thank you everyone for the support!
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Deeds of Flesh Welcome Drummer Darren Cesca
Wednesday, 10 August 2016 15:32

Brutal tech death behemoths Deeds of Flesh are very pleased to welcome drummer Darren Cesca (Eschaton, Goratory, Pillory etc.) to the fold. Cesca takes the place of longtime basher Mike Hamilton (Exhumed) who amicably parted ways with the band late last month.  

Offers Deeds of Flesh in a collective statement: "This was a tough one but we -- the band and Mike -- all felt it was in the best interest for everyone for us to part ways. By no means are we not still great friends and always will be. It was a great ride and Mike was always there for anyone who needed any kind of help and a killer drummer. We wish him all the best on future projects.

We are pleased and very excited to announce that Darren Cesca will be featured on the next release on percussion. He is well-known within the drummer community and highly looked up to for his talents. For those of you who do not know Darren, he is a beast behind the drum kit, has a lot to offer to the Deeds of Flesh sound dynamically and fits perfect with what all our visions are. Darren has composed all the drum patterns from start to finish on all the tracks and is doing an amazing job. We will have more news in the weeks ahead in regards to the new album."

Adds Cesca of the union, "I am excited to announce that I will be working on the new Deeds of Flesh record and am definitely pumped about the opportunity. I remember back in the day the first time I heard Path Of The Weakening and the sheer brutality and unrelenting style of death metal that came across. Deeds of Flesh has evolved over the years and It's great where they're at musically in 2016. Their style is even more technical and dynamic now which I think fits perfectly with what I do. I'm excited at the chance to collaborate with the band and enhance the music with what I bring to the table. My goal as always is to help be a part of the best album that an artist can put out to date and create a memorable listener experience. I'm looking forward to the challenge and can't wait for everyone to hear what lies ahead!"

Jeramie Kling - The Absence - Septic Testament - Exclusive SDM Drum Play-Through
Friday, 05 August 2016 03:20
Sick Drummer Magazine is happy and honored to release a new and exclusive SDM drum play-through video from industry legend and drummer, Jeramie Kling of The Absence. Not only is Jeramie an amazing and very hard working guy, but an all-around professional, and drummer. From his drumming work to his FOH, TM, or studio engineering, Jeramie does nothing half-assed. This is a new song entitled "Septic Testament," and is available for digital download here.
From Jeramie: "I have been playing since I was 2-3 years old... Started jamming with friends a lot around the ages 12-14, and eventually forming a band at 16 years old. That band led to another band and then I started The Absence with Pete, Pat, Jamie and Nick. It was at this point I really started to up my practice regime. Heavy amounts of rudiments and drills. My main goal has been fluidity, always trying to become water. I really respect drummers like Tim Alexander (primus) and Stewart Copeland (the police), as they look so effortless while being so concise. No drum tones were harmed while making this video! No samples, and played by a human." 
10," 12," 14," 16" toms - 22" kick.
Snare - Crush 13" x 7" Hand-Hammered Nickel over Steel. 
Jeramie Proudly Endorses:
Axis pedals 
Vic firth sticks
Klotz cables
Halo microphones 
Audix microphones
New 'Necromancing The Stone' Lyric Video
The latest Wombbath album - Jeramie also played Maryland Death Fest with Wormbbath this year:


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