EMBRYONIC DEVOURMENT Interviewed by www.facebook.com !nder"ro!

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$EN% Once a"ain an internaciona& name 'ere at Under"ro!nd(# Voice. Interview wit' t'e )merican band Embryonic Devo!rment

U.V * +ir#t of a&& I 'ave to #ay t'at(# a bi" ,&ea#!re to 'ave Embryonic Devo!rment at Under"ro!nd(# Voice- .o/ for t'o#e w'o don(t know yo!/ can yo! ta&k a &it&e bit abo!t t'e band0

E.D * T'ank# t'e ,&ea#!re i# o!r#/ Embryonic Devo!rment i# a tec' Deat' Meta& band from t'e mo!ntain# of Nort'ern Ca&ifornia/ 1e try to write ab#tract "rindin" meta&/ a&on" t'e &ine# of 2or"!t#/ Immo&ation/ Ori"in Deed# of +&e#' etc...1e tr!e&y draw o!r in,iration# from a fair&y &ar"e ,oo& of m!#ic/ not 3!#t Deat'-

U.V * T'e &ate#t Embryonic Devorment a&b!m 4Vivid Inter,retation# of t'e Void4 wa# re&ea#ed in 5676. 1'ic' i# t'e conce,t of t'at a&b!m0

E.D * Con#,iracy t'eorie# and t'e re,ti&ian a"enda/ ba#ed on t'e writin"# of David Icke.

U.V * Can yo! ta&k abo!t t'e com,o#ition recordin" ,roce## of t'i# materia&0

E.D * U#!a&&y w'en we write/ one of t'e bandmate# wi&& come to re'ear#a& wit' a few riff#/ and we wi&& ,&ay wit' it and #ee if it 'a# &on"evity/ and t'en #tart addin" ,art#/ it# a&way# a "ro!, effort. we fee& t'e m!#ic i# more ,owerf!& t'at way

U.V * 8ow(# bein" t'e ,!b&ic and critic# reaction#0

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E.D * 1e #eem to 'ave a ,retty ,o#itive reaction to o!r m!#ic.

U.V * T'at(# t'e be#t ED a&b!m for me. Do yo! a"ree wit' t'at0

E.D * It mi"'t be a bia#ed o,inion b!t o!r newe#t !,comin" re&ea#e 4Re,ti&ian )"enda4 i# my favorite.

U.V * 1'at can we e9,ect for 567:0 )re yo! com,o#in" #ome new #t!ff0

E.D * 1e 'ave a new a&b!m to 'it t'e #tore# any day now.

U.V * 8ow(# yo!r #c'ed!&e at t'i# time0 Can we wait for a "i" 'ere in ;ort!"a& #oon0

E.D * 1e 'ave a we#t coa#t to!r comin" !, and .tartin" ),ri& 7:t' to t'e end of t'e mont' a to!r o!t to t'e midwe#t re"ion to ,&ay a fe#t ca&&ed .,rin" Ba#' 'o#ted by t'e NYDM < #tate re"ion. were #!,,ortin" t'e =e"endary ;o##e##ed for t'at one. 1ere very e9cited for t'e to!r1e 'o,e to "et to ;or!"a& in t'e near f!t!re/ a# we 'ear yo!r m!#ic #cene i# awe#ome-

U.V * 1'ic' are yo!r main inf&!ence# and 1'ic' to,ic# yo! tack&e in t'e &yric#0

E.D * 1e draw from a&ot of m!#ic not 3!#t Deat' Meta& b!t t'e band# main inf&!ence# are band# &ike 2or"!t#/ Immo&ation/ Ori"in/ Deed# of +&e#'/ .,awn of ;o##e##ion and many more. 1e &ove m!#ic-

U.V * 1'at can yo! te&& !# abo!t t'e c!rrent )merican #cene0

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E.D * )merican m!#ic #cene i# ok/ "enera&&y a&ot more #!,,ort on t'e weekend# for #'ow#.

U.V * Do yo! know #omet'in" abo!t t'e ;ort!"!e#e #cene0 )re yo! fan of any band from 'ere0

E.D * I dont know any ;ort!"!e#e band# !nfort!nate&y.

U.V * 1'at do yo! t'ink abo!t t'e 4new meta& ind!#try40 )ct!a&&y ,eo,&e are more and more t!rned over to 4Core4 #t!ff or do yo! be&ieve t'at band# &ike Embryonic Devo!rment and ot'er e9treme band# 'ave a&& t'e #!,,ort0

E.D * Under"ro!nd m!#ic wi&& a&way# be over#'adowed by ot'er more main#tream band#/ we ,&ay o!r art o!t of t'e &ove of ,&ayin".

U.V * Yo!(re con#tant&y !,datin" yo!r #ocia& network#. Do yo! "!y# t'ink t'i# c&o#ene## wit' t'e a!dience and fan# i# a bi" #te, for t'e #!cce## of a band0

E.D * It# a&way# im,ortant to be in to!c' wit' fan#/ every c'ance we "et we &ove to 'an" o!t wit' t'em-

U.V * To fini#' I want to #ay t'ank yo! very m!c' for t'i# interview and my be#t wi#'e# for t'e band- =a#t word# for t'e ,ort!"!e#e fan#0

E.D * T'ank# #o m!c' for t'e kind word#. To t'e ;ort!"!e#e fan# and t'o#e everyw'ere/ >ee, it #ick/ >ee, it br!ta&/ we 'o,e to meet yo! a&&-

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