Dematus is a three piece melodic metal band hailing originally from Rolla, Missouri. Over the years the band has played numerous shows ranging from backyard parties to festivals. They have been all over the country even taking part in charity events and have had extensive airplay. Now currently located in Pittsburgh they have shared the stage with Otep, Chimaira, Soulfly, Mushroomhead, and New Year’s Day just to name a few. It has been said that the band could best be described as Evanescence and System of a Down’s illegitimate child.