Formed in early 2001 in Pereira, Colombia, South America. HEADCRUSHER’s blend of thrash, death metal and hardcore climbed them to the top of the growing Colombian and South American metal scene. They initially moved to New York in 2007, before relocating to Austin in the summer of 2008, where they recorded their self titled EP in 2009. The tracks were then mastered by Juan Urteaga (Exodus, Testament, Machine Head) at Trident Studios in Northern California.
In March of 2011, they won the Road To Full Metal Texas contest held by RoadRunner Records and played their SXSW showcase, sharing the stage with such bands as: The Red Chord, Upon a Burning Body, Kvelertak, Trap Them. And in May and October 2011 they opened for Cavalera Conspiracy in Austin, TX.
Currently the band is getting ready to release “Let The Blood Run” which is their first full length album to release on American soil. They have also been featured in local radio shows like UltimateLocalMusic.com, Liquid Metal Sirius satellite radio, Colombian national TV and other various music compilations.
The band has also shared stage with acts like: Apocalyptica, Suicidal Tendencies, Lazarus A.D, Allegaeon, Motograter, Silent Civilian, Animal (Argentina), Confronto (Brazil), Koyi K Utho (Colombia), Souledge (Colombia).