The Nika Riots is a new metallic hardcore group from Norway featuring members from acts like Man the Machetes, Torch and ieatheartattacks, so they’re not exactly newcomers or unknown in the Norwegian metal/hardcore scene. Inspired by the bands Inspired by bands like Every Time I Die, the Dillinger Escape Plan and Rise Against, they quickly started writing songs and as soon as they’ve found their singer, they started recording their first effort, a 6-track EP titled “Set Fire”. Set for release on January 19th via Negative Vibe Records, “Set Fire” sees The Nika Riots blending heavy riffs with a hardcore attitude, punchy rhythms and screamy vocals that instead of bringing anything new to the table tries to smash into small pieces.
Norway’s Metallic Hardcore ‘Nika Riots’ Premiers Video For ‘ANTI-SOCIAL SOCIAL CLUB’
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