Mike Madriaga 9:30 a.m., May 25
Genre: Metal | Hardcore
RIYL: Cattle Decapitation, As I Lay Dying, Mercyful Fate, King Diamond, Ruines Ov Abaddon, Paroxysmal Butchering, Ashen Earth
Inception: San Diego, 2002
Influences: Black Sabbath, Mercyful Fate, Cannibal Corpse, Wasp, Cattle Decapitation, As I Lay Dying
Based in Santee and inspired by early thrash and European progressive black metal, Damcyan integrates a combination of intense guitar riffs, high energy rhythms, fast heavy drumming, dueling guitars, and keyboard solos, with black/thrash-style vocals.
Their three-song Welcome to Oblivion EP was released in 2005.