Black Inked Ocean is a melodic metalcore band based in Toulouse, France, formed in 2017 by members Thomas Loupy (guitar) and Dimitri Casteldo (drums), Marjorie Bicheron (clean vocals), Nabil (bass) and Cedric (scream vocals).
Mayra Ramales founded The Sound Live in 2014, with the goal of highlighting underground talent. By creating a media platform, she aimed to expand accessibility to music journalist for up-and-coming writers and media creators. She completed her undergraduate degree at NYU and a dual masters at the University of Texas at Austin. She hopes to maintain The Sound Live as a DIY hub for everyday creatives.
Your source for multi-genre, bilingual music media coverage. Pop culture analysis through a critically informed lens. 8 Years running on a DIY platform.