Interview: Brutus on taking the next step and embracing melody with energy

Rob Duguay
4 min readNov 11, 2019
From left to right: Stijn Vanhoegaerden (guitar), Peter Mulders (bass), Stefanie Mannaerts (drums & vocals)

Brutus are the kind of power trio that raises their emphasis and volume to incredible levels. They call the historic city of Leuven, Belgium home and they’ve already become a force in Europe over the latter half of the decade. With the release of their second full-length, Nest, via Sargent House Records on March 29, it seems like it’s only a matter of time until…

Rob Duguay

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