We all have heard of the many wonders of New York City. From the beautiful architecture of the towering skyscrapers to the world famous restaurants for those who desire nothing but the best in taste bud stimulation. But beneath the beauty of this majestic place lurks something ugly, distorted, and heavy; death metal! N.Y. has always been a generator of some of the best death metal bands since the birth of the genre. From bands like Immolation and Mortician, this city bleeds for it’s death metal community. Now with the release of Suffocation’s latest blistering piece, ….of The Dark Light, it shows NYDM will never die!
Steven Smith has been an active member of the metal scene in Syracuse, NY for over 11 years. From his days in middle school and through college, the devotion for the genre has never faded away. From hosting his own radio show dedicated to metal in college to his YouTube podcast, "Metal Couch Cast", with his co-hosts Jay St. G and "Moshpit" Fardo, there is no way to tame this metal beast. Join Steven Smith in the pit!