Sepultura is a Brazilian metal band that emerged in 1984, created by the Cavalera brothers Max and Igor Cavalera in Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais5. It is considered the most publicized Brazilian band in the world.
Sepultura has diverse influences, ranging from black metal and death metal, thrash metal passing by until inspirations outside the metal as hardcore, Japanese and African tribal music, Indian music, among other musical styles.
Sepultura has sold approximately 20 million units worldwide, gaining gold and platinum albums worldwide, including in countries such as France, Australia, Indonesia, United States and his native Brazil.
Outside, meanwhile, the tour was long Arise and went unpublished for places like Greece, Japan and Australia was released the band’s first EP, the Third World Posse. In Holland debuted at an international festival of great repercussion, the “Dynamo Open Air”, for over 30,000 people. And attracted more than 100,000 people in the two sold out stadium when they were in Indonesia. There were also awarded gold tapes for good sales.