“This album covers a lot of emotionally heavy stuff like mental health, addiction, existence, and relationships”
Jay Allen Sanford 2 p.m., Nov. 21
RIYL: Sentinel, Psychotic Waltz, Nukem, Monarch, Pissed Regardless
Inception: San Diego, 2014
Heavy metal band Gus McArthur was founded by two brothers, guitarist Honan McArthur and singer Gordon McArthur, later joined by China-born drummer Johnson Zhang and, in 2016, bassist Torrey Good.
The band emerged in 2014 with singles like "Overlord" and "Succubus," followed in 2017 by their debut EP, Chapter 1: Hysterics.