Serious thrash metal with  bark & bite!

Vargbyte is the youngest and hottest new metal band in Chicago!  Since 2017, the band has been melting faces with it's thrash/death metal.  "Unholy Deity", the group's new EP, features Oscar Carlson (guitar/vocals), Brendan Bahan (drums), Nick Mastrapa (vocals), and Curtis Vamarasi (bass).


10/28 "UNHOLY DEITY" new EP now available!


Vargbyte is psyched to announce that their new EP  UNHOLY DEITY is available for sale at their web shop


This time we have Curtis Vamarasi playing bass on 4 new tunes:  "Necromancing Catacombs", "Torture Reprise", "Regicide" and "Wendigo".  And vocalist Nick Mastrapa did the cover art for the EP!

Not even a global pandemic could stop us from creating some of our best work yet!  But you don't have to just believe us.... CHECK OUT OUR MUSIC VIDEO below for our first single "WENDIGO"

Big shout out to Film Foetus for putting the video together!


6/10 , Palisade Studios, Chicago


The rumors are true!  Vargbyte is back in action laying down the drums and vocals for the soon to be released, 4 tune EP UNHOLY DEITY!

2/22 Coda Room Audio, Chicago


What?!  Guitarist Oscar Carlson in the studio with engineer Jeff Breakey again????  What's going on?  Didn't Vargbyte just release an EP?  Perhaps there is more music to come?!   STAY TUNED!

2/15 Reggie's Music Joint, Chicago


Come out to our kick ass NORTHBOUND EP RELEASE PARTY when Vargbyte opens for Exist with Replacire, Monotheist and Warforged at Reggie's Music Joint in Chicago on Saturday, February 15, 2020 at 7 PM.


1/9 The Wire, Berwyn, IL


Vargbyte opens for Angels of Duality and whips up the mosh pit.  All Hail Vargbyte!


Headliner @ The Forge!


Vargbyte hit the stage with its new lineup headlining Ignite the Underground at The Forge in Joliet, IL. Thanks to everyone who came out and watched us close the wild show.



Happy Halloween!


Look what just arrived in time for Halloween - the new CD for "Northbound"!  The EP was mixed by Chicago-based metal producer Sanford Parker and sounds kick-ass!

Make sure to pick up a CD at one

of our live shows or on CD BabyAlso available on  iTunes and Apple Music.


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