Photos © 2016 by: Roman Sobus
Biography: Formed from the poetic marrow of creative intercourse. OTEP is an Art Project/Band/Movement/Revolution; Breaking ground. Breaking rules. Breaking barriers. Articulate. Aggressive. Pure Adrenaline. ARTCore of Heavy Mental Rock. This is how mastermind / vocalist OTEP Shamaya and her allies have been described and this album proves this truth! Transcending from the darkness, like wolves into the light, OTEP is an explosion of inspiration and motivation, empowered by their dedication to the arts, being a voice for the voiceless and fighting injustice. Rising from the labyrinth of Los Angeles, California, OTEP is unleashing a roaring anthem titled Generation Doom. With Otep Shamayas multifaceted vocal approach, from gut wrenching roars to soft seductive poetry to singing with a surprisingly magically beautiful voice, to her evolution as a writer and story teller, Generation Doom erupts with thunderous, punishing grooves that harmoniously detonate into dark industrial fury with magma flows of hard rock melodies that seamlessly shape shift into a mysterious musical beast weve just discovered, those whove heard Generation Doom ” say it’s best described as genius, heart stopping and one of a kind. Where will OTEP`s courageous odyssey take them? Nothing seems impossible.