New Blood! MOON HAG and ERMA


September 25th, 2014 by

MRR magazine’s popular “New Blood” section is now a regular feature here on maximumrocknroll.com! See below for info on how to submit. Now, get to discovering some killer new shit…

Band name:
MOON HAG

Date & location formed:
October 2013 in London, Ontario, Canada.

Reason for forming:
We’ve been friends since highschool and after moving away and going through some life shit we both ended up back in our hometown at the same time so we were like, fuck it, let’s start a band.

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Moon Hag (photo by Lia Lepre)

What are your lyrics about?
Paranoia, anxiety, acid trips, snakes, magic, the end of the world, etc.

How would you describe your sound?
Sabbath worshipping psychedelic headbangers that are total weirdos make punk songs.

What is the future for this band?
We are going to tour California in December and record something with someone somewhere before that.

Links and contact info:
moonhag.bandcamp.com

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Band name:
ERMA
Greek: Ερμα, meaning (figuratively) principles or incentives that drive the behavior or action of a person.

Date & location formed:
Winter 2012 in Arta, Greece.

Reason for forming:
We live in a very small Greek town and we needed to do something to kill time, combined with the political and economic situation in Greece.

What are your lyrics about?
The problems of Greek society these days.

How would you describe your sound?
Punk rock with some hardcore elements.

What is the future for this band?
We have played some live sets in our town and now we are writing some new material.

Links and contact info:
You can take a taste of our music at our official website ermaband.wix.com/official or download it for free from here. Ou Facebook page is here.

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Do you have or know of an awesome new band? It’s easy to submit to be in MRR’s New Blood feature. Just send us the following info, and keep keeping’ it real…

1) Band name:
2) Date & location formed:
3) Reason for forming:
4) What are your lyrics about?
5) How would you describe your sound?
6) What is the future for this band?

Along with the answers, please send a band photo at least 600px on the longest side (with photo credits), a logo if you have one, and links and contact info for the band to:

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