AnomiC’s Debut EP “Opacity”

Band Overview:

AnomiC a rising force in the thrash/death metal scene. Formed in August 2023 with roots spread across the Netherlands and Germany. Founded by the Dutch-Syrian guitarist and vocalist Raafat “Raaf” Atasi based in Amsterdam, the band has rapidly evolved into a formidable trio. Joining Raaf are Fadi Massamiri, a bassist and second vocalist hailing from Leipzig, Germany, and Krzysztof Klingbein, a Polish drummer with an impressive resume including stints with metal giants like Belphegor, Hate, and Vader. Together, they bring a blend of diverse cultural influences and musical expertise that sets AnomiC apart in the metal genre.

EP Release:

Their debut EP titled “Opacity” released at the end of May 2024. This release marks a significant milestone for the band, encapsulating their intense energy and thematic depth. In anticipation of the EP AnomiC has already given fans a taste with two lyric videos: the title track “Opacity” released in November 2023 and “On Deaf Ears” in April 2024. These tracks offer a glimpse into the band’s thematic exploration of existentialism, societal and political issues, insanity, and morbidity.

And the third single released month ago from this debut EP is ‘This Blood is Mine’.

Musical Style and Themes:

“Opacity” showcases AnomiC’s ability to fuse thrash and death metal elements seamlessly. Raaf’s fierce guitar riffs and guttural vocals set a relentless pace, complemented by Fadi’s robust bass lines and backing vocals. Krzysztof’s drumming is both technically precise and viscerally powerful, adding layers of complexity and intensity to the band’s sound.

The EP’s thematic focus is both thought-provoking and unsettling. Through their lyrics, AnomiC delves into the darker aspects of human existence and societal dysfunction. “Opacity” questions the clarity with which we perceive reality and truth, while “On Deaf Ears” critiques the apathy and willful ignorance prevalent in modern society.

Production Quality:

The production quality of “Opacity” is noteworthy, with each track meticulously crafted to deliver a polished yet raw auditory experience. The intricate guitar work, thunderous drumming, and layered vocals are captured with a clarity that allows each element to shine through, while still maintaining the aggressive and unrefined edge that is characteristic of thrash and death metal.


AnomiC’s debut EP “Opacity” is a bold statement in the metal world. The band’s unique combination of backgrounds and experiences, paired with their dedication to addressing profound and often disturbing themes, makes them a compelling force to watch. With the release of their lyric videos generating buzz, fans and newcomers alike can eagerly anticipate the full EP in May 2024. AnomiC has set a high bar with “Opacity” and it will be exciting to see how they continue to evolve and impact the metal scene.


Stay Connected:

To stay updated on AnomiC’s journey and upcoming releases, follow them on their official social media platforms and music streaming services.

Prepare to be swept away by the ferocity and depth of “Opacity”. AnomiC is here to make a lasting impact.


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