Thai Hardcore WHISPERS Meet Japanese Edge Metal GATES OF HOPELESS On New Split

Thai metallic hardcore band WHISPERS and Japanese edge metal band GATES OF HOPELESS have joined forces to release a split CD in August of this year. The label handling this dope pairing is Japan’s MILITIA, INC, whose owner is none other than Loyal to the Grave’s vocalist Koba. Whispers stated, “This split was planned after our Bloodaxe Japan tour last year. Koba thought it would be good to have us and our good friends Gates of Hopeless do something together like split release on Koba’s label Militia Inc. All together each band is contributing 2 new songs and a cover. On our end we’re submitting ‘The Ugly Irony’, ‘Chain of Hates’ and a cover of Japanese metallic hardcore legends State Craft. We’re covering the song ‘Unity and Fight’.”

The split will be out on CD format this August. is an underground Asian music news website created for the sole purpose of supporting our own world. We support all bands and genres HOWEVER we do not support nor have any sympathy for homophobic, racist, sexist rhetoric in lyrical content or band material. UNITE ASIA!