Reapter is a thrash-prog metal band founded in Rome 2005 by Max Pellicciotta, Emiliano Niro and Claudio Arduini. The name Reapter is derived from the two English terms: Reaper and Richter (the seismic scale).
Jury Pergolini (bass) joined the band a year later, and with his arrival the band started to write the first songs for the EP called "First One".
The band released the first album in 2013, called M.I.N.D. via Buil2kill Records
In 2016, the second album was released by Revalve Records. Like the first album, it was distributed worldwide on the most important digital platforms and physical format.
Reapter went on a tour in 2017 to promote the album with the Brazilian female thrash-metal band Nervosa for 12 gigs in Western Europe. In 2018, the band played in Goathell Metal Festival in Pula (Croatia) with Sinister and Jinjer.
Nowadays they are writing their third album, and are ready to go on a new tour around the world.
Reapeter line-up is:
- Claudio Arduini (vocals)
- Max Pellicciotta (rhythm - lead guitar)
- Daniele Bulzoni (rhythm - lead guitar)
- Jury Pergolini (bass guitar)
- Emiliano Niro (drums)