Loudblast is a French thrash and death metal band from Lille, in the North. He is one of the pioneering groups of the scene. The fourth album of the group, "Sublime Dementia" , also recorded at the Morrisound Studio in 1993, sees the beginning of the collaboration with the painter Bolek Budzyn who will sign the majority of group covers. Loudblast publishes a new album, on April 18, 2011, at XIII Bis Records, entitled Frozen Moments Between Life and Death .
Formed in 1985 in Lille, in the North with singer and guitarist Stéphane Buriez, guitarist Nicolas Lecclerq, bassist François Jamin and drummer Joris Terrier. Their first two demos - Behind the Dark Mist (1985) and Ultimate Violence (1986) ->, broadcast via a fierce tape trading on the planet, allowed the band to stand out in 1986, with the release of the now cult split LP Licensed to Thrash , which he shares with Agressor. In 1989, the band released their first album "Sensorial Treatment", and performed the first parts of bands such as Coroner, Watchtower, Sacred Reich, and Manowar.
Disincarnate (1991), the result of their first collaboration with Scott Burns> at the Morrisound Studio in Tampa, Florida, propels them to the front of the stage European, on which they share the tours of Death, Cannibal Corpse, or Sepultura. Loudblast stands out as the undisputed leader of the metal scene in France.
The fourth album of the group, "Sublime Dementia" , also recorded at the Morrisound Studio in 1993, sees the beginning of the collaboration with the painter Bolek Budzyn who will sign the majority of group covers. That same year, the mini LP Cross the Threshold , produced this time by Colin Richardson. The band then goes on dates with Carcass and Entombed in particular. They are elected "best live band" by Kerrang! on the occasion of their passage at the Marquee, and have the privilege of opening for Iron Maiden at Printemps de Bourges>.