Murkocet; a cutthroat American heavy metal band from the desert of Phoenix Arizona started in 2013. The band’s name was vocalist Richie Jano’s Xbox Live gamer tag that was suggested as a joke. However, it caught the ears of the other members and they became what is now known as Murkocet. A substance directly attributed to the aggressive and often times violent actions of it's user; which in essence would be their music. Murkocet’s lineup consists of vocalist Richie Jano, guitarist Nate Garrett, drummer Mike Mays and bassist Brandon Raeburn.