The Chasm (band)

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The Chasm
Origin Mexico City, Mexico
Genres Death metal
Years active1992–present
LabelsLux Inframundis
Website www.enterthedeathcult.com
MembersDaniel Corchado
Antonio Leon
Past membersJulio Viterbo
Erick Diaz
Luis Martinez
Luis Antonio Ramos
Rodolfo Riveron
Roberto Valle
Alfonso Polo

The Chasm is an extreme metal band originally from Mexico City, and currently residing in Chicago. [1] Though their first album was released in 1994 the band remained in the underground scene, yet prominent in Latin America and Europe, and reached further audiences after signing on to UK based Earache Records. Aside from death metal, the band is influenced by other metal genres, such as thrash metal, black metal, progressive metal, and doom metal.

Extreme metal is a loosely defined umbrella term for a number of related heavy metal music subgenres that have developed since the early 1980s. It has been defined as a "cluster of metal subgenres characterized by sonic, verbal and visual transgression".

Mexico City Capital in Mexico

Mexico City, or the City of Mexico, is the capital of Mexico and the most populous city in North America. Mexico City is one of the most important cultural and financial centres in the Americas. It is located in the Valley of Mexico, a large valley in the high plateaus in the center of Mexico, at an altitude of 2,240 meters (7,350 ft). The city has 16 boroughs.

Chicago City in Illinois, United States

Chicago, officially the City of Chicago, is the most populous city in Illinois and the third most populous city in the United States. As of the 2017 census-estimate, it has a population of 2,716,450, which makes it the most populous city in the Midwestern United States. Chicago is the county seat of Cook County, the second most populous county in the United States, and the principal city of the Chicago metropolitan area, which is often referred to as "Chicagoland." The Chicago metropolitan area, at nearly 10 million people, is the third-largest in the United States, the fourth largest in North America, and the third largest metropolitan area in the world by land area.

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The band was created in December 1992 by Daniel Corchado right after he left Cenotaph.

Discography

Band members

Current members

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References

  1. Udo, Tommy (January 2005). "The Chasm: Who are they?". Metal Hammer (132).