PRIMAEVAL is a Heavy Metal/Avant-Garde band from Karachi, Pakistan. Founded in 2020 by Farhan Rathore, Shamikh Javed, and Syed Athar for the music-making driven by experiments, shortly after Shamikh's early departure from the band and several line-up changes, PRIMAEVAL went on to have a stabled line-up with Farhan Rathore (Vocals), Syed Athar (Guitars), Abdul Moeed (Guitars), Osama Qureshi (Production) and Byzma Aref (Vocals). PRIMAEVAL is an aesthetically raw, dark, and innovative Progressive musical brand of its own about self-expression.







What is music to you? What does it give you?

Music is our antidote for depression and it gives us the much needed pleasure to live and make more music.

What is your music dream?

To inspire the entire generation through our artistry.

If you could change the world - what would you start with?

We will annihilate racism to it's death and the world will change.

Which is the most memorable song from your childhood?

Too many songs.

Who are your favorite musical artists or bands?

Draconian, Katatonia, Opeth, Slipknot and Anathema.

What inspires you to make music?


What is the message you want to send with your music?

We make thought provoking music with a lot of story telling and personal experiences, we hope they dig and feel our music - That's the message.

How do you feel when you perform in front of an audience?


How do you see the musicians’ reality nowadays? What could be improved?

A lot of things need to change.

What do you think of Drooble?

Amazing platform for independent artists and bands.

What frustrates you most as a musician?

Mainsream media making music lifeless.

Do you support your local scene as a fan? How?

We love and fully support our fellow underground artists in our locality.

What qualities should a musician nowadays have in order to get their music heard by a larger audience?

Proper planning.

Share some awesome artists that we’ve never heard of.