Tempe, AZ 

    ZIA's sound can be best described as all-electronic microtonal space-pop. Earlier ZIA releases have a more hardcore and cyber-punk influences while the more recent offerings have been delicately space-crafted pop. Elaine Walker is the brains behind the ZIA ship, and has been mesmorizing fans for over a decade with her music.

Last Sacrament

Orlando, FL

     Last Sacrament is a Florida Death Metal band and one of the first metal bands to explore metatonal scales using guitars with unconventional fretting. Began in 2007 by Ron Sword and Mike Maletta. in 2009 the band recorded demos which later were released as the 'Maniacal Meditations' demo tape limited to 100 copies.