The Skinny: What happens when you play METAL or NOT? with vocalist Michael Ciccia and drummer Matt HK of Guelph, Ontario progressive metallers Mandroid Echostar? Well, you get one freaking hilarious video. So watch this crazy nonsense and be sure to also check out the band’s debut full-length record, Coral Throne (out now via Distort Entertainment/Fontana North), it SHREDS!


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