Crypteria refers to the Spartan secret police. As a state institution, the forces of Crypteria suppressed opposition and controlled the servile Helot population of Sparta. They maintained order through brutal means.
Crypteria is a Florida death metal band that hails from Jacksonville. formed in the summer of 2006, the band quickly developed a local following, opening for the likes of Cannibal Corpse, Suffocation, Necrophagist, Origin, Dying Fetus, and many more.
After a brief hiatus, the band reformed with a new lineup in 2015 and began preparing for an all out assault. In October 2018, Crypteria released the self-titled debut album mixed and mastered by Jacob Hansen at Hansen Studios in Denmark.
Vocals - Bobby Warner
Guitars - Austin Burleigh
Drums - Rex
Bass - Kevin McCombs
Art (website and t-shirts) by Weird Call
Photography by Brandon Courtwright