COMA is a sardinian Thrash Metal band influenced by the whole thrash metal scene from the ‘80s and the ‘90s.
Their music refers to bands such as Metallica, Anthrax, Overkill, Testament, Slayer, Forbidden and Kreator, without being restricted to the thrash traditions, and in fact adding modern elements to their musical proposal.
The band is formed by Antonio Sanna (vocals and guitars), Daniele Manca (guitars), Fabio Sinibaldi (bass) and Michele Sanna (drums).
In January of 2013 COMA released their debut album, “Mindless”, via Punishment 18 Records.
The album has been recorded in the band’s studios, mixed by Riccardo Atzeni, mastered by Ettore Rigotti (Disarmonia Mundi, Destrage), and sees the collaboration of Craig Locicero from FORBIDDEN, soloing on the song “Again”.
In 2017 they began the recordings of their second album, produced by Francesco Paoli (MIDAS Production - Fleshgod Apocalypse). The album has been recorded between Kick Recording Studio (Fleshgod Apocalypse, Hour of Penance), Elnor Studio (Labyrinth, Vision Divine) and D.I.Y. Studio.
Orchestral arrangements were handled by Francesco Ferrini and Francesco Paoli, the latter also took care of growls and backing vocals on some of the songs.
During these years COMA shared the stage with bands such as Testament, Mnemic, Gama Bomb, Extrema, Master, Destrage, Annihilator, Carcass, Brujeria and many more, touring Europe and playing at important festivals.