Shambling, unblinking, unthinking masses of the dead – looming forward with but on pressing, dominating goal; to devour your brain and absorb your essence. While Fort Wayne’s finest in horror punk have this goal of cranial domination in common with hordes of walking dead, they are anything but shambling or unthinking. Rip-roaring with the fury of a foam-mouthed and frothing werewolf, Grave Robber bring a unique, hardcore-tinted feel to their hard-hitting brand of horror punk that will make fans of aggressive punk from The Misfits to the theatrical presentation of Alice Cooper rejoice.
Hard at work horrifying the masses since 2005, Grave Robber have been anything but idle. Combining bouncy, catchy percussion with riffs and guitar solos as sharp as Dracula’s fangs, Grave Robber’s rugged and raunchy releases – “Be Afraid”, “Inner Sanctum”, Exhumed”, and “You’re All Gonna Die” – have garnered these horror rockers well deserved press from acclaimed punk and metal outlets alike for a good reason. Each song by these prolific punks creates an immersive and haunting atmosphere that has listeners so engaged that they are constantly glancing over their shoulders wondering if Grave Robber is coming for them next.
To answer the question of what comes next, one need look no further than Grave Robber’s upcoming e.p. “Straight to Hell”, a slamming, rollicking dose of punk rock mayhem laced with a lyrical condemnation of evil and where it should go. Grave Robber shows no sign of slowing down and similar to a herd of zombies, their fanbase continues to expand as Grave Robber’s musical message of hope infects more unsuspecting victims.