Tag: Absent

Playthrough: “Absent” by Carcosa!

Canadian Deathcore collective Carcosa (ex-Galactic Pegasus, Angel Maker) may not have a bassist, but they did record all their own bass parts. Andrew Baena takes us through the title track of the bands recent EP “Absent” using a Dingwall NG2-5 five string bass in drop A tuning, pitch shifted to drop E. The whole technical

Playthrough: Children of Bodom riffs with… Carcosa?!

As the tragic news of the death of Alexi Laiho of Finnish Melodic Death Metallers Children of Bodom is slowly sinking in, Carcosa guitarist Andrew Baena has put together a video whereby he pays tribute to the legend by playing some of his finer riffs, including “Angels Don’t Kill“, “Are You Dead Yet?” and “Triple

Playthrough: “Devoid” from Carcosa!

What’s better than a guitar playthrough of the latest single from Canadian Deathcore outfit Carcosa? One that sees Andrew Baena playing an Aristides 080R in drop E tuning on 8 strings and one that sees bandmate Cooper joining him on a Kiesel DC800. “Devoid” is the name of that very single, the first since their

Documentary: Behind “Devoid” with Carcosa!

Perhaps with Angelmaker working on a new album, Canadian Deathcore project Carcosa will take a back seat until Johnny Ciardullo has more time, but it hasn’t stopped guitarist Andrew Baena from sharing this behind the scenes video from the video shoot of recent single “Devoid“. It was shot by Ravencraft Creative with the track being

NEWS: Carcosa return with “Devoid”!

From out of nowhere British Columbia, Canada Deathcore quartet Carcosa have dropped a new single, while the corpse of their last EP “Absent” is still very much warm in the mortuary. Entitled “Devoid“, it has also surfaced with a full track breakdown video from guitarist Andrew Baena and has once again been mixed by Ty

Playthrough: “Absent: Post” from Carcosa!

Looking at the merch drop for Winter from Canadian Deathcore crew Carcosa (Angelmaker, ex-Galactic Pegasus) and they’ve gone with a Hot Sauce named after their track “Vanta Black” which… comes with a disclaimer “This sauce is VERY hot. Due to the extreme hot nature of this product, this product shall be used as a food

Playthrough: “Vanta Black” from Carcosa!

There are only five cuts on the debut EP from Canadian Deathcore collective Carcosa so Andrew Baena has pretty much drained the well dry for the eight string playthrough videos at this point with this one for “Vanta Black“. That’s not to say that “Absent” doesn’t rip because it absolutely does, we have just been

Interview: Carcosa on TrueShot guest spot!

The latest edition of The TrueShot guest spot series sees Carcosa guitarist Andrew Baena chat to TrueShot vocalist Richard Janvrin. The conversation covers not only the work of his new Deathcore band, who hail from British Columbia Vancouver Canada but also his YouTube channel and his work with Angelmaker guitarist Johnny Ciardullo. If you haven’t

Playthrough: “Present” by Carcosa!

When Canadian Deathcore collective Galactic Pegasus dissolved, no one expected the core of the band to return so soon. The axis of evil that is 8 string merchant Andrew Baena is joined by Johnny Ciardullo of Angelmaker fame in Carcosa and if you’ve not heard their music before, this playthrough of “Present” from their debut

Review: “Absent” by Carcosa

Rising like a phoenix from the ashes of Galactic Pegasus comes Carcosa, a Deathcore quartet from Vancouver in British Columbia Canada that feature three former members of the outfit. Most fans will recognize Andrew Baena (Guitars, Vocals, Programming) from his YouTube project and Johnny Ciardullo (Vocals, Programming) as the guitarist in Angelmaker and this new