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Kelly Shaefer now an actor!

Kelly Shaefer, co-founder of the technical metal band ‘Atheist’ will be playing a small role in a film next year. The film is the first to be directed by his longtime pal, More »

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Steve Flynn Hurt in Accident

Steve Flynn, the drummer of Atheist was involved in an accident two years ago in July. Another car pulled in front of him at a relatively high speed and the result was More »

The Rise of Technical Metal

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Two decades ago, almost nobody ever listened to technical metal music. Technical musicians were considered to be jokers and their audiences were so niche that they barely existed. A lot of the pioneers of this genre broke up because of all the hate that they received from the masses. Bands such as Cynic and Atheist

Atheist: The Old And The New

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Atheist is an amazing band, but a lot of people have never even heard of it. In the early 1990’s, it was a pioneer of technical metal. Even though a lot of people may not know it, Atheist dissolved in 1994 and the members only regrouped a few years ago. Some time ago, metal-rules were

An Interview With Kelly Shaefer

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Kelly Shaefer is the lead member and vocalist of Atheist, the band which is known as being the pioneer when it comes to progressive metal. Nowadays, technical music is in fashion with bands from all over the world, and all these bands that play technical metal can truthfully be called ‘Atheist’ clones. Atheist came to

Kelly Shaefer now an actor!

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Kelly Shaefer, co-founder of the technical metal band ‘Atheist’ will be playing a small role in a film next year. The film is the first to be directed by his longtime pal, John McElroy. The shooting of Shaefer’s scenes ended earlier this month in an unknown location deep in Florida. John McElroy is directing ‘Rocky

Atheist Coming up With New Album!

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The Florida based band, Atheist, is planning to record and release their second studio album after their reformation, which will be the fifth in the band’s lifespan. The band is collaborating with Jason Suecof, who will be their producer, and the album should be released any time now. The band’s vocalist, Kelly Shaefer, has hinted