-Interview- Destroyers of Reality (2/24/22)

Destroyers of Reality talks about their musical comic series concept, their mission statement and much more.


From: Russia
Sounds like: Metalcore

1. How did you get started with music and how did you develop your sound? Who thought of the name "Destroyers of Reality" and is there any meaning behind it?

We are geekcore / comix metal band "Destroyers Of Reality". Destroyers Of Reality is a comics based project, inspired by super heroics, D.O.R. may be defined as musical comic series, where every song represents an individual issue.

2. What do you want people to take away from your music?

Our mission statement is to efface the boundaries between reality and fiction, to let the listener not just read a comic book, but to be an interactive part of our stage performance.

3. How would you describe your sound to the average listener?

Sonically, D.O.R. is based on Melodic Metalcore, but not limited to it, as their musical boundaries include: Retrowave, Symphonic, Folk, Gothic, Dark Techno, Latina. Despite such diverseness, the band skillfully blends it into a coherent and harmonious material.

4. Who are three bands you’d like to tour with?

Motionless In White, Ice Nine Kills and Slipknot

5. What’s the current music scene like locally there in Russia?

There are a lot of aggressive, conceptual, melodic bands in Russia. Some we know personally.

6. What’s next for Destroyers of Reality?

Only time will tell.