Brazilian atmospheric sludge/post-doom metal solo project Umbilichaos to release new album »Entrails II Redux« on February 17th
Brazilian atmospheric sludge/post-doom metal solo project Umbilichaos will release new album »Entrails II Redux« on February 17th, 2023.
02. Vague And Great Pain
Umbilichaos is a slow and crushing solo project, from São Paulo-Brazil, started in 2007 by artist Anna C Chaos. Songwriter, poetess, guitarist, singer, sound programmer and feminist trans woman. As Umbilichaos, she creates a sound experience abolishing conventional structures in favour of a cinematic take, evoking the most diverse thoughts and emotions. Inspired Joy Division, Cocteau Twins, Neurosis, Godflesh, Melvins, Earth, Swans, Death, Sepultura, Meshuggah, Joni Mitchell, Pink Floyd, Sonic Youth, Black Flag and Portishead.
With 11 records and other releases to the date, searches for the construction of an epic and apocalyptic sound language, in constant evolution.
In 2019, Umbilichaos released 2 singles and her 10th record, played the 14th Sinfonia de Cães Fest, and 6th Obscuro Fest, both important underground events for punk, experimental and heavy music; the closing show in 17th Lesbian and Bissexual Women Walk. Also a tour at South Brazil, and a first tour in Europe, playing in venues like Kopi, Tommyhaus, ACU, and Poortgebouw.
For 2020, there were performances at the Punk Art Fest, Free Women VI Fest (in celebration for March, 8th). Next gigs, along with a second Europe tour, were canceled due the Covid pandemic. Meanwhile, new singles »Vast Horizon«, »Paths Pt 01«, »Via Crucis Pt 02« (2020 version), and the record Filled by Empty Spaces« were released. Along with a recorded video performance in quarentine, for the online 18th Lesbian and Bissexual Women Walk.
At this moment her music is being released by Brazilian label Sinewave.
Bojan Bidovc // music enthusiast, promoter, misanthrop and sometimes a journalist as well