The scene has changed. I think it’s a lot more competitive and I believe this is due to it being smaller. There are less places to play and bands have to work harder to pull the fans in.

Hailing from Australia, TEMTRIS recently released their 5th full-length album, “Rapture”. They have been part of the Australia metal scene for nearly two decades, and during this whole time they never deviated from their goal which is no other than to deliver metal in its purest form. Fronted by Genevieve Rodda, they surely know how to write music that matters while avoiding the pitfalls and industry gimmicks that wants female-fronted bands to operate in a cookie-cutter fashion. Genevieve was kind enough to share a few words with us about the band, their latest album and the Australian metal scene in general. Enjoy…