Award winning best death metal band Bleeding spawn started in 2009 with the ambition to be the sickest death metal band in South Africa. Darius got the members to create brutal technical death metal. In 2012, Bleeding spawn did a nation wide tour along with Italian band Fleshgod Apocalypse on the Detonation tour, playing some of South Africa’s major festivals such as Ramfest, Rocktober Fest and Thornfest. 2013 showed them the first Wacken metal battle in South Africa, and they pushed through to the finals. In early 2014 Bleeding spawn got nominated and awarded South Africa’s best death metal band award. They have also played Overthrust fest in Botswana and opened up for Canadian giants Kataklysm.