The members of PILLBUSTER merged together in the fall of 2009, ranging from .
The band produces the sounds remnicent of a time when metal dominated while hardcore was shaking the underground with enough force to disrupt the mainstream . Influences obviously range from classic hardcore, all the way down to the syrup-laden sounds of southern metal and sludge bands who have set the standard for what soul truly is.
Unrestricted by current cliche's or genres, PILLBUSTER possesses a mutual drive for heaviness among its members which is molding the bands unique sonic fabric. , , and
"Virginia-based band Pillbuster combines raw hard-edge influences with a thick layer of slow Southern sludge. The band has recently obtained the services of a new vocalist to intensify their already swamp-infested sound. Check them out!"