South Florida sludge metal trio Iron Buddha presents their debut EP, »Raze//Repose«, set to release this Friday, May 12th, 2023.
01. Sansin//Echo Summit
Iron Buddha is a three-piece sludge metal band from South Florida making waves in their underground scene. With crushing riffs, earth-shattering grooves, and powerful distortion and fuzz, Iron Buddha is rooted in strong tradition while also breaking new ground.
Drawing inspiration from legendary sludge metal and post-metal acts like Neurosis, Mastodon, Isis, and YOB, Iron Buddha has created a heavy and dynamic sound unique to themselves. Their EP, »Raze//Repose«, is a new push in a new direction, showcases the band’s evolution as musicians, and solidifies their reputation as a formidable up-and-coming act.
Recorded, mixed, and mastered by Jonathan Nuñez of the Miami sludge band Torche, »Raze//Repose« captures the raw, unrelenting aggression that Iron Buddha has discovered in their sound. Jonathan’s contribution and experience in the industry were integral to capturing the full scope of Iron Buddha’s sound. Artwork by Putra Satria Nugraha.
With »Raze//Repose«, Iron Buddha has created a record that is both impactful and cerebral, demonstrating their willingness to push the boundaries of their sound while remaining true to their roots. They are ready to take the metal music scene by storm and gain global attention from metal music enthusiasts.
Iron Buddha is:
David P. – Bass/Vocals
Emilio A. – Guitar/Vocals
Jihad N. – Drums