BY: TJ FOWLER
Label: Heaven and Hell Records
Ok, I am a bit late to the game here as apparently the band has a current release from April of this year you can listen to in the Bandcamp link above. However this was the promo available to me…so…you get a Kill Devil Hills review. You’re welcome!
So what can say about Killer Khan? Well from their bio they hail from the Appalachian Mountains of North Carolina and apparently made their debut back in the in 1990’s. Not exactly a prime time to be a metal band…especially coming from the Southern area of the United States. However let’s talk about what we have in present day shall we? What we got is a band that blends in Black Sabbath/Candlemass styled vocals with a traditional heavy metal sound musically and the occult and mystical lyrical stylings of early doom bands. That in a nutshell is what you have with Killer Khan. You can’t really label them a doom band since musically they are faster paced and more melodic but you can’t really place them into a traditional/power/speed metal band either due to the vocals. This, fortunately for Killer Khan, sets them a bit apart from other bands. Continue Reading