Discover New Music is a music discovery service that gives you personalised recommendations based on the music you play.

Start your profile Close window



Everyone’s tags

More tags


There are at least 4 acts who are using or have used the name Pessimist; 2: a blackened death metal band from the USA, 3: a German thrash metal band and 4: a Czech progressive death metal band.
1. Drum and Bass project, UK.

Kristian Jabs, also known as Pessimist, aged 20 is a Drum & Bass Producer/DJ from Bristol. He has been producing since the age of 15 and has recently become one of the scenes most prolific newcomers of the underground. A distinct style and not conforming to predictable trends has earned Pessimist a respectful reputation in Drum & Bass.

With his tunes being played by legends of the genre such as Loxy, D-Bridge, Ed Rush & even son of John Peel, Tom Ravenscroft, Tracks signed to Critical, Ingredients & Renegade Hardware this producer has come a long way at such a young age. Recently included in Kmag’s ‘10 Drum & Bass producers to watch for in 2012’ the future looks bright for Pessimist.

2. Pessimist (USA) formed in Baltimore, Maryland in 1993 and are recognizable for their unique brand of technical black / death metal with old-school thrash influences. The original lineup of the band included founding members Kelly McLauchlin (guitars), Rob Kline (vocals), and brothers Chris and Tony Pernia (drums and bass, respectively). Their self-released debut Cult of the Initiated was released in 1997 on Lost Disciple Records. Followed in 1999 by their 2nd CD, Blood for the Gods.


Top Albums


Add event

Listening Trend

7,443listeners all time
78,713scrobbles all time
Recent listeners trend:

Start scrobbling and track your listening history users scrobble the music they play in iTunes, Spotify, Rdio and over 200 other music players.

Create a profile


Leave a comment. Log in to or sign up.

Top Listeners