LAZARVS, formerly known as Apey & the Pea, is a renowned Hungarian metal band that formed in 2008 in Budapest. They operate as a powerful trio, delivering a hard-hitting and energetic sound that resonates with metal enthusiasts worldwide. Embracing their new identity, they underwent a name change in 2019, becoming LAZARVS, a title that captures the essence of their artistic evolution. From the very beginning the band set out to make a mark in the metal scene, and they have achieved significant success over the years. They carved out their unique tone by heavy riffs, powerful guitar themes, and an aggressive and energetic performance style that leaves a lasting impact on their audience. The band supported legendary metal acts like Saint Vitus, or Crowbar, Dopethrone, Weedater, Bongripper, Primitive Man at London’s The Underworld several times, played at Desertfest London and more. With the release of their highly anticipated 5th studio album, “Blackest,” LAZARVS is poised to further solidify their position as the leading metal act in Hungary. Promising their darkest lyrics and strongest guitar themes ever, the album is eagerly awaited by fans and critics alike.