Formed in St Petersburg, Russia, in 2014, Next Door To Heaven are primarily a progressive metal band whose musical style also stretches to alt metal and post grunge.
In their short life as a band they’ve nonetheless played a few large clubs and concert halls in their home city, and became one of the semi-finalists of Emergenza Festival. Their debut album, ‘Let’s Dream’, released in 2016, found its way to Google’s top selling album charts in the alternative genre, peaking at number 20.
Next Door To Heaven’s single, ‘Exit Station’, is a guitar heavy track, with grungy vocals supplied by Daria Mazunova, who also writes their lyrics. Daria is supported on by Eugene Mazunov, who keeps up the gritty feel of the track with his strong and dirty guitar. Eugene also writes the music for their tracks, and additionally plays bass guitar and provides backing vocals. They describe ‘Exit Station’ as,
“It’s a mixture of progressive music, positive vibes and sensitiveness”.