Plague Rider are a 5 piece Technical Death Metal band from the north east of England. Formed in February 2011 after Jake and Dan met at an Evile gig. A month later and they wanted to form a technical death metal band. Matt was soon added to the ranks and a basic line up was formed. The three began writing whilst looking for other members etc. After a few months of inactivity Christopher Foley joined as bass and vocals which was Plague Riders first full line up. After a few practices Chris decided to leave the band. During the recording of the Genetic Devolution demo. Lee Anderson was added to the ranks handling bass duties and Dan stepped up to the vocalist position. Until full time vocalist Jamie Brown joined on vocals. The demo was complete and a line up formed. The band are going into 2012 looking to gig constantly and gather the equipment needed to record their debut album which they are in the process of writing now.
Their first four track demo "Genetic Devolution". Is now up on-line for download.