Today, HM is proud to premiere “Detonante,” the new track from Indian hardcore band R.A.I.D. The song comes from the band’s upcoming release, The Strong Survive. “We’re pumped for the upcoming debut CD release on Rottweiler Records,” vocalist Rueben Isaac said. “This record has been an amazing journey for all of us involved and to see it come to fruition and released is something we eagerly await.”

HM spoke further with Isaac about the song:

“The lyric video for ‘Detonate’ is a sneak peek into our music, beliefs, and message while reminding viewers of the old-school ethics of thrash and hardcore metal.”

The band is available on Bandcamp.

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